South Korean tech company LG  and General Motors will join together to develop a new line of battery-powered cars in a very unusual pairing that looks to slash the cost and time to make electric vehicles. The deal, which is a first-of-its-kind, pairs an automotive maker and electronics giant to design and engineer vehicles. LG will be covering half the cost of creating...

General Motors (GM) unveiled the Cadillac ELR Coupe, its first luxury electric vehicle. It is GM’s second extended-range electric vehicle and the third extended-range vehicle unveiled in the past month. The Cadillac ELR is a plug-in hybrid car that uses technology that is similar to the Chevrolet Volt that was released last year. “The concept generated instant...