| Mar 21, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Although Tesla Motors sold fewer than 23,000 cars last year, an almost immeasurable amount of the 15.6 million vehicles Americans purchased last year, the electric car company is pushing technological change throughout the auto industry, according to...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: February consumer confidence, S&P/Case-Shiller home price index for December and fourth quarter, FHFA home price index for December and fourth quarter, Redbook retail sales report for Feb. 22, ICSC-Goldman Sachs retail sales for Feb. 22...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 10:07 AM
Carbon Motors plans to launch production of a new vehicle before the end of 2013.
The vehicle, called the Carbon TX7, is an all-wheel-drive truck capable of carrying up to ten passengers. The company said the TX7 is priced at about $150,000.
| Dec 17, 2012
| 8:17 PM
After four years and a failed federal loan, a company that promised to make police cars and employ hundreds of Hoosiers says it is once again moving forward, but it might not happen where everyone thought.
Carbon Motors, which promised to employ more...
| Feb 21, 2013
A new concept car has just been unveiled, but it's not from any automaker you've heard of. The car began life as a Nissan Leaf, but sit inside and you won't recognize anything from Nissan ??? there is no dashboard,......
| Nov 30, 2010
| 8:04 PM
Before noon Monday, Barry Groh bagged a 195-pound, nine-point buck on the first day of the season, a trophy kill for the avid hunter. But he never got to celebrate it.
Groh, 52, of Quakertown was found two hours later dead of a gunshot wound in a creek...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 1:41 PM
Mayor Leonard Urban of Connersville said Monday that he expects a positive report from a top official of the Obama administration's Department of Labor after a recent visit to Fayette County to check on the progress of a proposed Carbon Motors factory....
| Jun 19, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. led trade missions to Singapore, China and Israel. His lieutenant governor, Michael S. Steele, went to Ghana, South Africa, Paris, Barbados and Israel. Former Gov. Parris N. Glendening took overseas trips with an aide who...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Federal lawmakers have agreed to not make cuts to a government fund designed to spur production of alternative energy vehicles. A move that could help Carbon Motors finally receive a loan to move to Connersville.
Two years ago, Carbon Motors applied...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 7:37 PM
The city with the highest unemployment rate in Indiana isn’t ready to give up hope on a struggling police car manufacturer, but it is about to sell the building that brought it to town.
The mayor of Connersville says the city has approved the...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 1:44 PM
The city of Connersville is vowing to explore new ways to create jobs, just one day after the federal government rejected a loan for a police car manufacturer that promised to employ 1,500 people.
Carbon Motors generated excitement throughout the city...