Expect VW (OTCMKT:VLKAY) to Be the Most Profitable Maker of Electric Cars

Expect VW (OTCMKT:VLKAY) to Be the Most Profitable Maker of Electric Cars

Expect VW (OTCMKT:VLKAY) to Be the Most Profitable Maker of Electric Cars $VLKAY, $F, $GM, $TSLA Friday, Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) CEO Herbert Diess said he expected the multi-brand car-making group to be the most profitable manufacturer of EVs (electric cars) thanks to economies of scale. Even 1st generation vehicles, which start rolling off production lines next […]

Now is it is Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Vs the Automotive World

Now is it is Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Vs the Automotive World

Now is it is Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Vs the Automotive World $TSLA, $VLKAY, $GM, $F The world’s giant automakers are planning big pushes into EV production, and none bigger than Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) is coming up to challenge fledgling Tesla in its tiny 1 plant niche market. Ok, Tesla has sold about 500,000 cars worldwide, which accounts […]

Former Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Employee Charged with Embezzling $9.3-M from the Company

Former Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Employee Charged with Embezzling $9.3-M from the Company

Former Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Employee Charged with Embezzling $9.3-M from the Company $TSLA, $VLKAY A former Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) employee was charged by a federal grand jury today of embezzling roughly $9.3-M from Elon Musk’s electric car company over the course of 2 years. The indictment comes as the result of an FBI inquiry. The employee Salil […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at the Paris Motor Show

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at the Paris Motor Show

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at the Paris Motor Show $RACE The 2018 Paris Motor Show is one of the largest events of its kind in Europe, joining Geneva and Frankfurt on the continent’s automotive calendar. It happens at the  Paris Expo Porte de Versailles from Thursday 4 October to 14 Sunday , with 2 press preview days on […]

 The World’s Most Expensive Super and HyperSuper Cars

 The World’s Most Expensive Super and HyperSuper Cars

 The World’s Most Expensive Super and HyperSuper Cars $RACE, $VLKAY From Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Aston Martin, W Motors, Lamborghini (OTCMKT:VLKAY) and Bugatti, these are some of the world’s most expensive motorcars, as follows: The  Aston Martin Valkyrie Just 99 of these mega machines will be built and, expectedly, they’re all sold out already. The car is […]

Volkswagen’s (OTCMKT:VLKAY) MEB EV Platform Unveiled

Volkswagen’s (OTCMKT:VLKAY) MEB EV Platform Unveiled

Volkswagen’s (OTCMKT:VLKAY) MEB EV Platform Unveiled $VLKAY Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) has unveiled its Electric for All initiative, which will set out to introduce EVs over the better part of the next 10 yrs at what the automaker says will be affordable prices. VW is aiming to sell around 150,000 electric cars by Y 2020 and increase annual sales […]

Audi Has Begun Production of its All Electric SUV

Audi Has Begun Production of its All Electric SUV

Audi Has Begun Production of its All Electric SUV $AUDVF, $TSLA, $VLKAY Audi (OTCMKT:AUDUF) began production of its first all-electric SUV on Monday, 3 years after the Top German automaker unveiled a concept version of the all electric SUV at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt. This is the EV that Forbes Magazine dubbed the “Tesla Killer” The […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Garners the Top Margins in the World’s Automotive Sector

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Garners the Top Margins in the World’s Automotive Sector

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Garners the Top Margins in the World’s Automotive Sector $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) holds the Top position in the world’s automotive sector even though it is a boutique maker of exclusive, luxury Supercars and HyperSuper cars. As such the Maranello Outfit leads the industry in a Key financial metric, that is operating profit per […]

Bentley’s New Continental GT is a Mix of Power, Style and Luxury

Bentley’s New Continental GT is a Mix of Power, Style and Luxury

Bentley’s New Continental GT is a Mix of Power, Style and Luxury $VLKAY It’s been a long time coming, but thanks to some co-development and co-operation from sister company Porsche, Bentley, a unit of Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) has released its 1st new Continental GT in 15 years. Porsche’s contribution is not visible, but the new Continental […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Demanding More Deposit Money on M3 Orders

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Demanding More Deposit Money on M3 Orders

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Demanding More Deposit Money on M3 Orders $TSLA This week, nascent EV maker, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) sent out e-Mails to all reservation holders of its M3 sedan to confirm their orders and configure their vehicles and send in another $2,500. This comes as CEO Elon Musk is scrambling to drive up production of the […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Under Fire, Struggling CEO Fighting for His Life

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Under Fire, Struggling CEO Fighting for His Life

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Under Fire, Struggling CEO Fighting for His Life $TSLA Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk opened the company’s annual shareholder meeting Tuesday emotionally on the verge of tears as he said he builds its EVs with care and affection that other automakers cannot match, adding that the company’s decent into ‘production Hell’ has been hard on him […]

Southern California’s ‘Poverty Pimp’ Maxine Waters Attacks Auto Industry

Southern California’s ‘Poverty Pimp’ Maxine Waters Attacks Auto Industry

Southern California’s ‘Poverty Pimp’ Maxine Waters Attacks Auto Industry $F, $GM, $FCAU, $TM, $VLKAY US Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) is divisive claiming automakers discriminate against nonwhites when giving out car loans. Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA), an auto dealer, said in a TV interview Saturday segment that Ms. Waters’ cited a study that severely flawed. Mr. […]

German Firms Aligning With US on Iran Nuclear Exit, Macron in the Cold

German Firms Aligning With US on Iran Nuclear Exit, Macron in the Cold

German Firms Aligning With US on Iran Nuclear Exit, Macron in the Cold $VLKAY, $SIEGY, $BASFY, $EADSY Just a bit ago US Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell faced backlash for a tweet calling on German companies to cut ties with Iran, a new report says the nation’s countries are starting to cut ties after President Trump announced […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk, ‘an interesting man’

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk, ‘an interesting man’

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk, “an interesting man” $TSLA, $RACE, $GM, $F, $VLKAY Saturday, a Seattle fund manager noted that Elon Musk is “possibly the most interesting man in the world,” in a post on his firm’s website He did not refer to Wednesday’s conference call Mr. Musk held on the controversial financial travails of the […]

Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) Restructures its C-Suite and Brand Management

Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) Restructures its C-Suite and Brand Management

Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) Restructures its C-Suite and Brand Management $VLKAY Germany’s giant automaker Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) is replacing CEO Matthias Mueller with core brand Boss Herbert Diess and announcing a new management structure the company said would enable faster decision-making as autonomous and EVs (electric cars) transform the industry. The company said in its statement Thursday that […]

EPA Planning Roll Back of Restrictive Automotive Fuel Economy Standards

EPA Planning Roll Back of Restrictive Automotive Fuel Economy Standards

EPA Planning Roll Back of Restrictive Automotive Fuel Economy Standards $RACE, $GM, $F, $FCAU, $TM, $VLKAY The Trump Administration is expected to launch an effort to weaken greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy standards for automobiles, handing a victory to car manufacturers and giving them reasons to roll back restrictive industry standards worldwide. The EPA’s […]

Tesla(NASDAQ:TSLA) Does Not Know How to Make Cars

Tesla(NASDAQ:TSLA) Does Not Know How to Make Cars

 Tesla(NASDAQ:TSLA) Does Not Know How to Make Cars $TSLA, $GM, $TM, $VLKAY, $RACE Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) weekly spins the market an amazing string of hyperbole from the smirking mouth and rolled up eyes of CEO Elon Musk, from ankling C-suite executives and disgruntled factory workers. And that friends is great for Tesla’s legion of scalping day traders in […]

Analyst says, “Tesla Headed for ‘Brick Wall'”

Analyst says, “Tesla Headed for ‘Brick Wall

Analyst says, “Tesla Headed for ‘Brick Wall’” $TSLA, $F, $VLKAY, $GM Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) biggest asset is its stock price. Tesla “is headed for a brick wall,” analyst/investor Jim Chanos said Wednesday.  “Every Bull market has its poster children,” the President and Founder of hedge fund Kynikos Associates Ltd said at an event in Detroit. “Tesla is one […]

Modena Home to Ferrari and Maserati, a Car Lovers City

Modena Home to Ferrari and Maserati, a Car Lovers City

Modena Home to Ferrari and Maserati, a Car Lovers City $RACE, $FCAU, $VLKAY The 1st time I walked through the city center of Modena, Italy, cobblestone streets dating back centuries was in Y 1968, I has business at both the Ferrari and Maserati works. I saw couples walk arm-in-arm, laughing groups of friends stroll the […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) There is Hope, Electric Cars are a Long Way Off

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) There is Hope, Electric Cars are a Long Way Off

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) There is Hope, Electric Cars are a Long Way Off $RACE, $F, $GM, $TSLA Ferrari’s CEO Sergio Marchionne and Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk have different visions of the future of cars. Lately the wires are filled with Noise regarding 2 of the Big 3 Detroit carmakers switching to electrified power-trains in the foreseeable […]

US Fuel Economy Standards Unrealistic

US Fuel Economy Standards Unrealistic

US Fuel Economy Standards Unrealistic $F, $GM, $TM, $FCAU, $VLKAY, $HMC The Trump administration is continuing its efforts to roll back Obama-Era regulations, and the Clean Power Plan may be next. The signature plan under former President Barack Hussein Obama was finalized in Y 2015 as part of ongoing efforts to fight climate change. The rule required […]

Analysts Warn Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) May Never Be Profitable

Analysts Warn Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) May Never Be Profitable

Analysts Warn Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) May Never Be Profitable $TSLA, $GM, $VLKAY Shares of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) fell from record highs Tuesday after an analyst warned that the electric car maker may take longer than expected to become profitable (if ever) Jefferies analyst Philippe Houchois launched coverage of Tesla with an “underperform” rating, helping send shares of […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) “No plans to develop all-electric cars”

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) “No plans to develop all-electric cars”

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) “No plans to develop all-electric cars” $RACE Frankfurt Auto Show: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), and Volkswagen’s (OTCMKT:VLKAY) Lamborghini are working on hybrid versions of their Supercars, but have no plans for now to develop wholly electric models, executives at the 2 companies said at the Frankfurt car show earlier this week. Michael Leiters, CTO (chief technology […]

The 1st Bugatti Chiron in US Delivered at Pebble Beach

The 1st Bugatti Chiron in US Delivered at Pebble Beach

The 1st Bugatti Chiron in US Delivered at Pebble Beach $VLKAY Yellow HyperSupercar brightened the Day in Monterey The 1st Bugatti Chiron in the United States was delivered to its owner at the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Surrounded by multi-million-dollar classic and vintage motorcars, the $3-M HyperSuper car was not out of place in […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Reissued a “Sell” Rating

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Reissued a “Sell” Rating

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Reissued a “Sell” Rating $TSLA, $GM, $VLKAY Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)’s stock had its “Sell” rating reissued by analysts at UBS AG in a report released Wednesday. According to Balance Sheet of TSLA, total cash on most recent Quarter is 4.01-B. “Bans of gas and diesel vehicles in Europe are on the distant […]

US Automakers Outsell June Estimates, End Anemic 1-H

US Automakers Outsell June Estimates, End Anemic 1-H

US Automakers Outsell June Estimates, End Anemic 1-H $F, $GM, $FCAU, $TM, $HMC, $VLKAY Demand for light trucks gave FoMoCo (NYSE:F). and top Japanese automakers better sales than analysts had estimated for June following a 5-month streak of industry declines. Toyota Motor Corp.’s (NYSE:TM) deliveries rose 2.1% June, while Honda Motor Co (NYSE:HMC) sales rose […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Valuation in the Stratosphere

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Valuation in the Stratosphere

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Valuation in the Stratosphere, “Where is the Beef” $TSLA, $TM, $DDAIF, $VLKAY, $F, $GM Shares of EV maker, Tesla, Ine, sold off Friday,  after marking  an all-time high and driving its market capitalization to $61.6-B, about $280-B more than BMW AG. Tesla now ranks as the 4th-most valuable automaker, behind Toyota Motor Corp […]

The Bespoke Bentley for Falconry, a Fine Motorcar for an Ancient Sport

The Bespoke Bentley for Falconry, a Fine Motorcar for an Ancient Sport

The Bespoke Bentley for Falconry, a Fine Motorcar for an Ancient Sport $VLKAY The new Bentley for Falconry ‘Bentayga’ proves that a customized motor/sporting experience is worth paying for. The Bentley Bentayga Falconry provides all the amenities anyone with this unique sport in mind could ever need. The customized kit includes a perch for the […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods $TSLA, $F, $VLKAY Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk has taken many risks with “way out” technology in his company’s cars on the way to passing Ford (NYSE:F) market value. Now Mr. Musk is pushing the boundaries in the factory that makes his EVs (electric vehicles). Conventional automakers test […]

F1: Fans Demanded the Roar of the Engines, So the Sounds are Coming Back

F1: Fans Demanded the Roar of the Engines, So the Sounds are Coming Back

F1: Fans Demanded the Roar of the Engines, So the Sounds are Coming Back $RACE, $HMC, $VLKAY F1 is set to revise its engine specs from Y 2021 onwards, as many have been calling for the current 1.6-litre V6 Hybrid to be sacked. The fans have been complaining about the noise, while since Y 2014, […]

Bentley Motors’ EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead Debuted

Bentley Motors’ EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead Debuted

Bentley Motors’ EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead Debuted $VLKAY Bentley Motors debuted the EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead, production could happen as early as Y 2021. The Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept was designed to explore Bentley’s producing a EV for production; it’s a separate endeavor from the recently promised plug-in hybrid […]

Lamborghini Debuts the Huracán Performante at Geneva

Lamborghini Debuts the Huracán Performante at Geneva

Lamborghini Debuts the Huracán Performante at Geneva $VLKAY Monday night, ahead of its debut at the Geneva Motor Show, Lamborghini, a unit of Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) showed the latest Huracán variant, the Lamborghini Huracán Performante (HP). The Huracán Performante comes with more power, better Pirelli P Zero Corsa’s, a re-engineered suspension, and upgraded traction control over […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Now Worth More Than Ever

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Now Worth More Than Ever

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Now Worth More Than Ever $RACE, $TM, $F, $VLKAY, $HMC Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) pre-IPO Chairman, Luca di Montezemolo, enforced a strict 7,000 vehicle production cap per year. Raising that number, he cautioned, would dilute Ferrari’s brand and product value and weaken the company’s consumer alure. Today, it is fair to say a fair to […]

Lamborghini Introduces its New Huracán Spyder

Lamborghini Introduces its New Huracán Spyder

Lamborghini Introduces its New Huracán Spyder $VLKAY Last week at a private home in Pacific Palisades (Los Angeles, California), Lamborghini, a unit of Volkswagen AG (OTCMKT:VLKAY) introduced the Huracán (RWD) Drive Spyder, priced at $219,780. The Italian automaker did not present at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show The 580hp V10 soft-top comes 1 year after […]

The Rolls-Royce Boutique is an “Experiential” Showroom in Dubai

The Rolls-Royce Boutique is an “Experiential” Showroom in Dubai

The Rolls-Royce Boutique is an “Experiential” Showroom in Dubai $VLKAY The 1st-ever Rolls-Royce Boutique was recently launched in Dubai, UAE as an experiential showroom for the luxury automotive brand. The boutique spanning more than 7,000 sqf is stationed at the center of Dubai’s City Walk,that it is right in the heart of state-of-the-art culture, fashion […]

An Electric Bull from Lamborghini is in the Works

An Electric Bull from Lamborghini is in the Works

An Electric Bull from Lamborghini is in the Works $VLKAY, $TSLA Over the past few years hybridized Supercars like the Ferrari LaFerrari, Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1, and Acura NSX have come to the automotive forefront, and now some manufacturers are looking to go all-electric.Even the most reserved brands are looking into it, with the […]

Daimler, AG (Mercedes Benz) Plans 6+ EV Models

Daimler, AG (Mercedes Benz) Plans 6+ EV Models

Daimler, AG (Mercedes Benz) Plans 6+ EV Models $DDAIF, $VLKAY, $TSLA German carmaker Daimler (OTCMKT:DDAIF) plans to roll out at least 6, and possibly as many as 9, EV (electric car) models as part of its drive to compete with Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Volkswagen’s (OTCMKT:VLKAY)) Audi, a person familiar with Daimler’s plans told Reuters Saturday. […]

Bentley Motors Reveals its 1st Tow Bar Option at Pebble Beach

Bentley Motors Reveals its 1st Tow Bar Option at Pebble Beach

Bentley Motors Reveals its 1st Tow Bar Option at Pebble Beach $VLKAY In Bentley’s 97-year history, no model has ever been offered with a tow bar, but the company’s 1st-ever SUV marks another premiere. The iconic Crewe auto maker exhibited the very 1st tow bar option for one of its models, the Bentayga, at the Bentley’s […]

F1 Racing is Not in Lamborghini’s Plans

F1 Racing is Not in Lamborghini’s Plans

F1 Racing is Not in Lamborghini’s Plans $VLKAY Stefano Domenicali is now CEO at Audi-owned Lamborghini Former Ferrari F1 racing boss Stefano Domenicali, 51 anni, says Lamborghini will not be entering Formula 1 any time soon. After losing his role at Ferrari F1 in Y 2014, Mr. Domenicali was snapped up by Volkswagen AG (PTCMKT:VLKAY)-owned […]

Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SuperVeloce (SV)

Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SuperVeloce (SV)

Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SuperVeloce (SV) $VLKAY SuperVeloce (SV) means exceptional speed or SuperFast in Italian! If you think the regular Aventador already looks hot, then the SV variant will light you up from the 50 yard line. The huge rear wing, redesigned front nose, the longer, deeper spoilers and splitters are guaranteed thrilling to see. […]

Orange Flame Bentley Continental by Mulliner

Orange Flame Bentley Continental by Mulliner

Orange Flame Bentley Continental by Mulliner $VLKAY If you want a motor car that is uniquely yours and it that kind of finish and attention to detail you’re looking for, Bentley’s Mulliner bespoke coach program will satisfy your need for exclusivity. This Bentley Continental GT V8 S Convertible is an example of what the special bespoke […]

June US Automobile Sales Disappoint

June US Automobile Sales Disappoint

June US Automobile Sales Disappoint $F, $GM, $TMC, $VLKAY, $HMC Consumer demand for pickups and SUVs drove US auto sales in June, but the growth fell short of estimates as General Motors (NYSE:GM), Toyota Motor Corp (NYSE:TMC) and Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) sold fewer vehicles. Estimates from major automobile makers backed analysts’ projection that the US industry […]

Fiat-Chrysler Mulls Adding Electric Vehicles to its Line-up

Fiat-Chrysler Mulls Adding Electric Vehicles to its Line-up

Fiat-Chrysler Mulls Adding Electric Vehicles to its Line-up $FCAM, $TSLA, $VLKAY Fiat-Chrysler’s (NYSE:FCAM) CEO Sergio Marchionne, 64 anni, is considering adding full electric vehicles to the carmaker’s line-up including the Maserati Alfieri sportscar and a small City Car. “I have always thought the economic model that supports Tesla is something that Fiat Chrysler could replicate […]

Fiat Chrysler and FoMoCo Reported Best April Sales in a Decade

Fiat Chrysler and FoMoCo Reported Best April Sales in a Decade

Fiat Chrysler and FoMoCo Reported Best April Sales in a Decade $FCAU, $F, $GM, $VLKAY Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU), and Ford Motor Company (NYSE”F) reported their best April sales in a decade, while General Motors Company’s (NYSE:GM) April sales dropped slightly, the Detroit News reported Tuesday. Fiat Chrysler sold 199,631 cars and trucks in […]