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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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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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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 […]

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THE FUTURE OF AUTONOMOUS DRIVING: IMPACT ON BUSINESS, WORKFORCE AND SOCIETIES

ight from the first time when vehicles where first produced, someone has always been behind the wheels, monitoring and controlling its operations. However, this phenomenon is set to change with the advancements in Autonomous Driving. Also known as Automation Driving Systems (ADS), this technological evolution is expected to revolutionize transportation (by extension, businesses and societies), […]

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Canadian electric vehicle company ElectraMeccanica eyes Nashville area for U.S. assembly plant

Canadian electric vehicle designer and manufacturer ElectraMeccanica named Tennessee as one of two finalists for the location of its SOLO EV United States assembly facility Tuesday. The proposed plant includes an engineering technical center with facilities for electric vehicle testing and an assembly facility for the brand’s single-occupant, three-wheeled SOLO electric vehicles, which are under production and have yet to […]

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2021 Nissan Rogue: New Updates & Family-Friendly Pricing

When the 2021 Nissan Rogue pulls into dealer lots later this month, you will see the entry-level S with a base price of $25,650. Nissan is ballyhooing the budget-conscious MSRP of this all-new model because the automaker positioned it as a family-friendly option in the highly profitable mid-size crossover segment that includes the popular Toyota RAV4 and Honda […]

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Next-Gen Honda Pilot, Updated Passport to Get More Rugged Looks

The 2021 Ridgeline ushers in a new era for Honda’s utility vehicles. The 2021 Honda Ridgeline receives a testosterone makeover, morphing from a friendly-looking pickup truck to one that exudes more ruggedness and capability. This is step one of Honda’s new light truck strategy of beefing up—and talking up—the capabilities of its utility vehicles in a world eschewing passenger […]

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U.S. New Car Sales Show Signs of Life in September

Some automakers report substantive sales increases. Subaru set a sales record in September amid the economic slowdown brought on by the pandemic, which has continued to hobble sales across the industry, as evidenced by General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. each reporting a 10% drop in sales for the third quarter. Subaru of America […]

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General Motors Wants To Buy More Of Nikola Despite The Mess

Although September started off as a great month for electric truck start-up Nikola, it hardly ended that way. Following revelations alleging fraud and deception brought forth in a short-seller report from Hindenburg Research, Nikola founder and now ex-CEO Trevor Milton resigned from the company and ex-General Motors vice chairman and Nikola board member Steve Girsky assumed the […]