Nissan is Profitable for the First Time in Years

Nissan is Profitable for the First Time in Years

Photo: Nissan Nissan is making money again, Rivian is not, and GM. All of that and more in The Morning Shift for May 12, 2022. 1st Gear: Nissan Nissan has had a weird three years or so following the ouster of former CEO Carlos Ghosn under circumstances that can only be described as too bizarre … Read more

What High Gas Prices Mean for Electric Vehicles

What High Gas Prices Mean for Electric Vehicles

Photo: Tom Williams (PA) If you’re tired of skyrocketing gas prices and are thinking about the benefits of an electric ride, chances are you’re not alone. But even though switching to an electric vehicle may seem like a no-brainer, there are some significant obstacles—including new problems caused by the conflict in Ukraine—facing the EV industry … Read more

Volkswagen Has Real Ambition For ID Buzz EV Bus

Volkswagen Has Real Ambition For ID Buzz EV Bus

Photo: volkswagen Elon Musk is going to Germany, the Volkswagen ID Buzz looks good, and Avtovaz. All that and more in The Morning Shift for March 21, 2022. 1st Gear: VW Thinks It Will Sell A Lot Of ID Buzzes I’m not so sure that the ID Buzz will be a big hit, very much … Read more