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SPAC Deals Propel Electric Carmakers to Public Markets

Tesla Inc. was the only dedicated electric carmaker based in the U.S. on the stock market. Then special purpose acquisition companies took over Wall Street. SPACs, or blank-check companies, are shell vehicles that raise money to take a private company public via a reverse merger. Unlike traditional initial public offerings, SPAC deals allow listing candidates […]

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India’s 6 Popular Cars To Get A Generation Change

In coming years, the Indian automobile industry will witness some important changes right from electrifications of the vehicles to new advanced connectivity and autonomous technologies. Several global car manufacturers will mark their entry in the Indian market including Tesla, Citroen and Great Wall Motors. There will also be several new product launches across segments. Here’s […]

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Maruti Suzuki YFG & YTB Code-Named SUVs to Get Hybrid Technology

Maruti Suzuki is currently working on new products for the Indian market. There is a new SUV in works that will be rivalling the Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos and the MG Hector and there is a new sub-compact SUV in the works also which will rival with the Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon, upcoming Renault Kiger […]

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Edmunds: Top Automotive Tech at CES 2021

The atmosphere at the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show, held virtually for the first time due to the pandemic, struck a different tone than in years past. Without hordes of tech-hungry onlookers jockeying for position through packed convention center halls, automakers appeared more reserved in their proclamations for the future. Several high-profile exhibitors – such as […]

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Electric And Hybrid Dashboard Symbols: How Many Can You Identify?

As a new presidential administration gets settled in, it’s time to brush up on your knowledge of dashboard symbols. Why? Because President Biden has made it clear in his campaign that he wants to adopt green energy technology in the government’s bid to combat climate change. Chances are you soon won’t be able to check your oil pressure […]

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GM, Cruise to Partner With Microsoft for Self-Driving Vehicles

General Motors Co. and its autonomous partner Cruise LLC have entered into a long-term strategic relationship with Microsoft Corp. to help commercialize self-driving vehicles faster, the two companies said Tuesday. Cruise will use Azure, Microsoft’s cloud and edge computing platform, to commercialize its AVs at scale. Microsoft joins GM, Honda Motor Co. and institutional investors in a combined new […]

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Elon Musk’s Tesla Faces Bumpier Ride Breaking Into India after China Success

Elon Musk all but confirmed Tesla Inc. will enter India last week, sparking jubilation among fans, some of whom have had their electric cars on order for years. But it may prove the company’s hardest yet market to crack. The world’s richest man on Jan. 13 tweeted “as promised” in response to a report on a Tesla-focused […]

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GM to Build Commercial EV Van in Canada

General Motors Co. and the Canadian auto union Unifor Local 88 have reached a tentative agreement for the CAMI Assembly Plant in Ontario to build a commercial electric delivery van. If the deal is ratified by the 1,900 Local 88 members, CAMI would become the fourth electric vehicle plant for GM in North America. GM would invest $800 […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Partners Wipro to Set Up Global Digital Hub in India

IT services major Wipro on Friday said it has been selected as a strategic technology services partner by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to establish the latter’s first Global Digital Hub in Hyderabad that will employ 1,000 people. This digital hub, called FCA ICT India, will support FCA’s Information and Communication Technology operations to focus on […]

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Fiat Chrysler To Invest $250m in India To Rev Up SUV Offerings

FCA will invest $250m to launch four SUVs under its Jeep brand, a sign that India’s auto sector is reviving.Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) said on Tuesday it will invest $250m to grow its presence in India with the launch of four new sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) under its Jeep brand over the next two years.The […]