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Mercedes and Ferrari start again: First F1 tests after corona virus break

Friday  01:31,   05 june 2020

Mercedes gets ready for a new start with a private test in Silverstone - Hamilton and Bottas drive in the W09 of the 2018 season - Update: Ferrari is also planning test © LAT Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas will test in the old W09 Formula 1... >>>

Dyson electric car revealed inside and out, despite cancellation

Thursday  21:45,   04 june 2020

Dyson canceled its EV after costs ballooned, but the company still decided to show off what it accomplished. 4/10 SLIDES © Provided by Roadshow Inside this hangar, some pretty incredible engineering occurred. 5/10 SLIDES © Provided by Roadshow The... >>>

Self-Driving Cars May Prevent Only a Third of Crashes

Thursday  20:41,   04 june 2020

Reducing traffic deaths caused by driver error has been the main promise of self-driving car technology, a promise industry has used to justify billions of dollars of investment and the rush to g et automated technologies on the road without much... >>>

Hyundai's Product Planner Wants a Genesis Coupe Revival

Thursday  18:46,   04 june 2020

Long before Hyundai crowned today’s Veloster N hot hatchback as its sportiest offering in the U.S., the South Korean brand had flexed its dynamic competence muscle with the two-door Tiburon coupe and later rear-wheel-drive Genesis Coupe. The former... >>>

2021 Ford Bronco Is Finally Coming, with Debut Set for July

Thursday  18:42,   04 june 2020

The revival of the Bronco had been delayed a few months, and production will be as well, with the first buyers getting the new SUV in 2021. Ford has announced that the new Bronco will be officially revealed in July. The 2021 Ford Bronco is targeted... >>>

Wolff: Mercedes exit is "currently not up for debate"

Thursday  11:05,   04 june 2020

© AFPSIDGIUSEPPE CACACE Wolff denies Mercedes exit from Formula 1 Cologne (SID) - Toto Wolff is the continuing rumors of a Formula 1 exit from Mercedes Benz vigorously countered at the end of the 2020 season. "Formula 1 is solid, we have the... >>>

Volkswagen Arteon shows off new looks ahead of debut

Wednesday  22:51,   03 june 2020

While the wagon is highly unlikely for the US, we'll still get the liftback sedan.On Wednesday, Volkswagen teased the upcoming Arteon in two body styles. One's the liftback sedan we know well, which VW confirmed with Roadshow we'll still... >>>

Honda, Acura Recalling Nearly 140,000 2018–2019 Vehicles for Fuel-Pump Problem

Wednesday  21:20,   03 june 2020

Honda Accord, Civic, Fit, HR-V, and Insight, plus Acura NSX, RLX, and RDX models are affected by the defect, which could potentially cause the engine to stall during driving.The fuel pumps, made by supplier Denso, were "exposed to production solvent >>>

Next-generation BMW M5 may go exclusively electric

Wednesday  20:06,   03 june 2020

Photo by BMWTo many, the BMW M5 has always embodied that delicate balance of a comfy cruiser and ferocious speed monger. That’s in large part thanks to the suitcase nukes under the hood, be they twin-turbo V-8s, free-breathing V-8s, celestial... >>>

Tesla Reportedly Building UK Plant Which May Or May Not Be A Gigafactory

Wednesday  19:55,   03 june 2020

It could just be a research and development facility that could also produce battery packs. Have a grain of salt close to hand, because we’ve just caught wind that Tesla might be opening a new facility in Europe, after the one it’s currently... >>>

Volkswagen Could Face Billions In New Fines Over Dieselgate

Tuesday  22:50,   02 june 2020

Volkswagen Could Face Billions In New Fines Over DieselgateFirst, a refresher, in case you’ve had other things on your mind in the last two years or so: The scandal started when groups of independent scientists started questioning major... >>>

2021 BMW 4-Series Coupe Gets a Bold, Controversial New Face

Tuesday  20:00,   02 june 2020

U.S. buyers will get 430i and M440i versions this fall, priced starting at $46,595. The second-generation BMW 4-series features a new, vertical grille design that has already been the subject of intense scrutiny on social media.U.S. buyers will get... >>>

Ford doesn't think low gasoline prices will annihilate the electric car segment

Tuesday  19:33,   02 june 2020

Ford doesn't think low gasoline prices will annihilate the electric car segment originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 2 Jun 2020 09:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of... >>>

Legal defeat in the diesel scandal: VW faces further high fines in the USA

Tuesday  09:30,   02 june 2020

For VW, the exhaust gas scandal in the USA has not yet been ticked off. The decision of an appeals court could result in further fines. © Photo: dpa / EPA / Erik S. Lesser Entrance to the VW plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee (archive picture)... >>>

New Challenger ACR rumors hint at near Viper-level performance

Tuesday  01:15,   02 june 2020

New Challenger ACR rumors hint at near Viper-level performance appeared first on Hagerty... >>>