1. General Motors (GM) announces plans to phase out gasoline and diesel-powered cars and become carbon neutral by 2040.
  2. Tesla overtakes Toyota as the world's most valuable car company, with a market capitalization of over $800 billion.
  3. Ford announces plans to invest $22 billion in electric vehicles and autonomous technology by 2025.
  4. The global semiconductor shortage continues to impact the automotive industry, leading to production cuts and supply chain disruptions.
  5. The Biden administration announces plans to replace the federal government's fleet of cars and trucks with electric vehicles.
  6. Volkswagen (VW) announces plans to launch six electric vehicle models in China by 2023.
  7. Toyota unveils a new electric SUV, the bZ4X, and announces plans to introduce 70 new electric models globally by 2025.
  8. BMW announces plans to launch a self-driving electric vehicle by 2025.
  9. Rivian, an electric vehicle startup, raises $2.5 billion in funding from Amazon, Ford, and other investors.
  10. Mercedes-Benz unveils a new electric flagship sedan, the EQS, with a range of up to 478 miles on a single charge.