.@Reuters exclusive: $GM gears up to introduce Cadillac as its lead electric vehicle brand with a new model to challenge Tesla https://reut.rs/2D49vJn Follow #Charged highlights of the latest innovations in the cars of the future https://reut.rs/2Frkxdd 1/6
At #CES2019, a super-sized vehicle display was unveiled by startup Byton. 'This is not science fiction!' announced the head of the electric vehicle company, referring to the jaw-dropping, 48-inch (1.22 m) screen inside the M-Byte car. 2/6
.@Reuters analysis of 29 global automakers found they are investing at least $300 billion in electric vehicles. An unprecedented level of spending to develop and procure batteries and EVs over the next 5 -10 years. https://reut.rs/2FtGqc2 3/6
Amazon is also looking to an automated future as it invests in French robotics firm Balyo's technology for self-driving forklift trucks 4/6
Right now, self-driving cars are still mainly at the testing stage. At #CES2019 a host of startups aimed to demonstrate how the sensor technology that watches and analyzes drivers could bring enhanced safety in the short-term and revenue opportunities in the future. 5/6
The excitement over self-driving cars has brought a growing crop of firms to the race and industry sources say the competition is going to get fierce. See more #ReutersCES coverage https://reut.rs/2FvhLUt 6/6
We'd better hurry and build some more fossil fueled power plants to produce enough electricity to charge up all these new electric cars.
It will be fun