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How Auto Insurers Subsidize Car Carnage

Here’s a startling fact that more Americans need to know: The auto-insurance industry is subsidizing road carnage.  How’s that? Insurance companies subsidize vehicle violence by charging far less to insure SUVs, pick-up trucks, and minivans — the hulking killing machines that have sent pedestrian and cyclist crash deaths soaring in the last decade — compared to smaller […]

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Is Automobile Industry Back On Track After A Bumpy Ride?

Demand recovery for the automobile sector post lifting of lockdown has been stronger than anticipated. Brokerage firms are bullish, but they advise investors to remain cognizant of retail auto sale risks. Motilal Oswal Financial Services predicts that the second quarter (Q2) of FY 2021 could potentially mark the beginning of a margin recovery phase after […]

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Less carbon, more electric vehicles: automakers prepare for potential Biden win

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Automakers are gearing up for tough new vehicle emissions rules and policies favoring electric vehicles if Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden wins the White House. Biden and U.S. President Donald Trump both need the votes of auto workers in Midwestern swing states such as Michigan and Ohio, and both say they […]

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Why Tesla’s 20-million electric vehicle goal could next take Elon Musk to India

Tesla reported its fifth consecutive quarter of profits on Wednesday, but operating expenses jumped 33% to over $1 billion as Tesla constructs new factories in Austin, Texas and Brandenburg, Germany, and it continues to ramp its Shanghai, China, plant. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said of new factories, “we’ll start off very slow at first and […]

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Future cars: The best upcoming cars worth waiting for

Cars aren’t just a mode of transportation anymore — they’re becoming large smart devices with wheels. I’m not just referring to EVs. Gasoline-powered vehicles and hybrids are smarter than ever with various driver-assist systems, personal assistants, advanced powertrain technology, and loads of safety features. In the past, future cars were a simple evolution of the […]

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SsangYong’s family SUV is about to debut a more modern look that could win buyers where it has largely failed since its 2018 launch.

Well, here it is! New promotional images posted to Russian website Kolesa.ru reveal the extent of the changes we’ll see on the 2021 SsangYong Rexton. As the earlier teaser images revealed, we can expect a bold new grille design – shown here in a dark shadow chrome finish – along with subtly tweaked lighting internals and bumpers at […]

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Tesla and Tata Motors in Indian EV market : A hardcore rivalry or just business ?

Recently Elon Musk ( C.E.O. of Tesla Motors ) met P.M. Modi at Tesla’s headquarters in California, U.S. Musk has also announced that the company will be launching their first Tesla in India in 2021. What competitions would Tesla face after stepping into Indian markets? As one the biggest Indian automakers Tata Motors already trying […]

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SuperCharge, an all-new fully electric crossover road-car based motorsport series, to launch in 2022

SuperCharge is an all-new global motorsport series based on electric crossover road cars that claims it will help shape the new future for motorsport. With a planned 2022 start, the inaugural series is targeting eight events taking place right across the globe, in cities from Asia-Pacific, China, Europe, Middle East and USA aiming to provide […]