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15 July 2024

BYD sells 1,084 cars in Japan in H1 2024

cnevpost.com | 1 | July 15 2024 10:02 UTC

BYD sold 1,084 vehicles in Japan in the first half of this year, up 88 percent year-on-year. For details, please visit CnEVPost....

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'Scientifically Misaligned': The Olympic Backlash Against The Toyota Mirai

insideevs.com | 0 | July 15 2024 14:00 UTC

This year’s summer Olympics will feature 500 hydrogen fuel-cell Toyota Mirai models. Scientists aren't happy about this....

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View Photos of the 2024 Can-Am Maverick R

caranddriver.com | 0 | July 15 2024 14:00 UTC

2024 Can-Am Maverick R exterior and interior photos....

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2024 Can-Am Maverick R Is a Baja Blast

caranddriver.com | 0 | July 15 2024 14:00 UTC

Flyin' high: If Raptors and Rubicons bore you, the 240-hp Can-Am Maverick R will kick-start your heart....

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Why MotoGP can't afford a repeat of the Kazakhstan GP fiasco

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 14:00 UTC

MotoGP's planned debut at the Sokol International Circuit has become something of a soap opera. At this point, it is quite understandable that most of...

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SAIC's MG brand eyeing Spain for its 1st EV plant in Europe, report says

cnevpost.com | 0 | July 15 2024 13:37 UTC

MG will make a decision by September 30, targeting the fourth quarter of 2027 to produce its first vehicle at the European plant, according...

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Jaguar kills all products but the F-Pace this year

autoblog.com | 0 | July 15 2024 13:29 UTC

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Owner Claims Tesla Model 3 Went Haywire After Being Crashed Into By Jeep Wrangler

theautopian.com | 0 | July 15 2024 13:29 UTC

Getting hit in a head-on crash is nasty enough to deal with. But now imagine your own car then starting to accelerate out of...

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FreightWaves launches FreightTech 2025 awards

freightwaves.com | 0 | July 15 2024 13:00 UTC

After a number of dark horse wins on the 2024 list, FreightWaves has opened nominations for the FreightTech 2025 awards. The post FreightWaves launches FreightTech...

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New Top-Spec Porsche Panamera Laps the Nürburgring in 7:24.17 Minutes

caranddriver.com | 0 | July 15 2024 13:00 UTC

Porsche says that's about six seconds faster than its predecessor, which is likely the last-gen Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid....

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Somehow I’ve Never Seen This Lovely Little Saab Before: Cold Start

theautopian.com | 0 | July 15 2024 13:00 UTC

We all know about the Saab Sonett, right? Of course we do. It’s one of the most idiosyncratic and charming little sports cars ever...

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FreightWaves Infographics: Japan’s proposed conveyor-belt highway

freightwaves.com | 0 | July 15 2024 13:00 UTC

The post FreightWaves Infographics: Japan’s proposed conveyor-belt highway appeared first on FreightWaves....

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Deepfake Porn Is Leading to a New Protection Industry

spectrum.ieee.org | 0 | July 15 2024 13:00 UTC

It’s horrifyingly easy to make deepfake pornography of anyone thanks to today’s generative AI tools. A 2023 report by Home Security Heroes (a company...

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Tesla 'Energy Boost' Upgrade: Up To 50 Miles Of Range For $1,600

insideevs.com | 0 | July 15 2024 12:59 UTC

It's only on the discontinued Model Y RWD version. But that model has some spare battery capacity that can be unlocked for a price....

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Transfix, recently out of the brokerage business, offering its first software solution 

freightwaves.com | 0 | July 15 2024 12:30 UTC

Transfix, which was a digital brokerage up until just a few weeks ago, is offering its first software solution to the market. The post Transfix,...

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How Haas is succeeding where Ferrari and Aston Martin are struggling

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 12:16 UTC

From heading into the current Formula 1 campaign braced to be at the back of the grid, Haas has far exceeded expectations.With back-to-back sixth...

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TruckSmarter’s financial services secure $50M debt facility

freightwaves.com | 0 | July 15 2024 12:00 UTC

The digital trucking platform partners with CoVenture for up to $100 million in debt to accelerate its financial services. The post TruckSmarter’s financial services secure...

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Methane’s Climate Crisis Needs More than Satellites to Stop Emissions

scientificamerican.com | 0 | July 15 2024 12:00 UTC

New regulations, and satellites like MethaneSat, very likely will not cut methane emissions. Natural gas industry economics will instead continue delaying their needed reduction...

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Kazakhstan GP replaced by second Misano MotoGP round

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 11:02 UTC

The Kazakhstan Grand Prix will be replaced on the 2024 MotoGP calendar by a second round at Misano, it was announced on Monday.The news...

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Audi joins forces with BP for F1 2026 project

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 11:01 UTC

Audi has secured a technical partnership with oil and energy giant BP for its upcoming Formula 1 project, which will supply the 100% sustainable...

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Astronauts Can Drink More Recycled Pee Than Ever, and You Can Still Catch the Plague

scientificamerican.com | 0 | July 15 2024 11:00 UTC

It’s been 55 years since the Apollo 11 mission, innovative ​​“stillsuits” designed to recycle astronaut pee could enhance spacewalks, and a surprising case of...

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2025 BMW X5 and X6 Review: True luxury performance

autoblog.com | 0 | July 15 2024 11:00 UTC

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Hartley concedes WEC title despite Toyota #8 winning at Interlagos

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 09:54 UTC

Reigning World Endurance Championship title winners Brendon Hartley, Sebastien Buemi and Ryo Hirakawa have all but conceded the crown despite winning Sunday’s Interlagos round....

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Why F1 upgrade stumbles have become twice as costly in 2024

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 09:13 UTC

If there is one element that characterises Formula 1's current era, it may well be the unpredictable form curves that fluctuate more than they...

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Li Auto brings HD map-free NOA feature in latest software update

cnevpost.com | 0 | July 15 2024 07:45 UTC

HD map-free NOA does not rely on information including HD maps, and is available on roads where navigation is available, Li Auto said. For details,...

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BYD launches hybrid Song Plus DM-i in Ecuador

cnevpost.com | 0 | July 15 2024 05:03 UTC

This is BYD's first hybrid launch in Ecuador, after it introduced the Han EV, Yuan Plus EV, Dolphin, and Tang EV in the country. For...

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Honda starts warming up for Ye brand's 1st EV model, Ye S7, in China

cnevpost.com | 0 | July 15 2024 04:39 UTC

Honda launched the Ye brand in China on April 16, saying it would launch the Ye S7 and Ye P7 at the end of...

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Ford’s ridiculous 1,400hp electric van just won the Goodwood hillclimb

electrek.co | 0 | July 15 2024 01:50 UTC

The Goodwood Festival of Speed happened this weekend, and Ford’s electric SuperVan managed to beat every other vehicle, gas or electric, to the top...

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NASCAR to utilize an 'option tire' at Richmond Cup race next month

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 01:18 UTC

Outside of wet weather tires that NASCAR can use on short ovals, Cup teams will be given the choice between two different tires to...

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Bowman: "Hard to be satisfied" after missing out on back-to-back wins

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 00:51 UTC

Between Bowman's seventh and eighth career Cup wins, he was sidelined by a concussion and later a back injury. It's been a difficult road for...

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Denny Hamlin: "Not enough laps of green" to catch Blaney

motorsport.com | 0 | July 15 2024 00:28 UTC

Hamlin got around Alex Bowman with seven of 160 laps remaining and trailed leader Ryan Blaney by about two seconds. Until Blaney inherited the...

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How Will Power pulled off the most unlikely of his 41 IndyCar wins

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 23:54 UTC

Winning wasn’t on the mind of Will Power going into the second leg of IndyCar’s doubleheader at Iowa Speedway, but it happened anyways.And it’s...

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NASCAR Cup Pocono: Ryan Blaney bests Hamlin and Bowman for win

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 23:24 UTC

Blaney was among a group of drivers to pit before the break between Stages 2 and 3 which left him close on fuel when...

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WEC Sao Paulo: Toyota dominates to defeat Porsche

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 22:18 UTC

Toyota dominated at Interlagos on the way to a second World Endurance Championship victory of the season on Sunday.The Japanese manufacturer’s #8 GR010 HYBRID...

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Travis Pastrana crashes Subaru 'Huckster' at Goodwood Festival of Speed

autoblog.com | 0 | July 14 2024 21:10 UTC

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Robb airlifted to hospital after last-lap flip, drivers speak out

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 20:53 UTC

Sting Ray Robb has been airlifted to a local hospital but is ‘awake, alert and in good spirits’ after being involved in a massive...

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New UK gov’t approves 3 huge solar farms & wants to expand rooftop installs

electrek.co | 0 | July 14 2024 20:24 UTC

Just days after a massive election win, UK’s new Labour government has hit the ground running and is already making progress on increasing solar...

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Watch Tesla Cybertruck, Rivian R1T Catch Some Crazy Air

insideevs.com | 0 | July 14 2024 19:45 UTC

Both trucks handle the hilly dirt track with ease, but one is way more fun to throw around the curves....

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IndyCar Iowa: Power wins from 22nd on grid as Race 2 ends in big pile-up

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 19:27 UTC

Will Power handed out a masterful drive to capture victory in the second race of IndyCar’s double-header at Iowa Speedway.After starting 22nd in the...

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Kia's Global EV Retail Sales Hit A New Record In Q2 2024

insideevs.com | 0 | July 14 2024 19:00 UTC

The momentum remains strong ahead of the Kia EV3 launch....

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IMSA CTMP: Dillmann/Boulle score overall win, Corvette dominates GTD

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 18:50 UTC

The Inter Europol by PR1 Mathiasen Motorsports Oreca of Dillmann/Boulle beat the similar cars of Gar Robinson/Filipe Fraga and Steven Thomas/Scott Huffaker in Sunday’s...

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Ford SuperVan claims Goodwood Festival of Speed Shootout glory

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 18:46 UTC

Two-time Le Mans 24 Hours winner Romain Dumas took Ford’s all-electric SuperVan to victory in a truncated Goodwood Festival of Speed Shootout.Dumas lit up...

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Junkyard Gem: 2006 Isuzu Ascender

autoblog.com | 0 | July 14 2024 17:00 UTC

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VinFast Delays North Carolina EV Plant To 2028 Over 'Economic Headwinds' And Not Any Other Reasons

insideevs.com | 0 | July 14 2024 16:00 UTC

The Vietnam-based startup automaker, already plagued with notorious reviews and scandals back home, is pushing back its U.S. factory....

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1979 Ford F-150 Indy 500 Special Pickup Is Today's Bring a Trailer Pick

caranddriver.com | 0 | July 14 2024 16:00 UTC

The official truck of the 1979 Indianapolis 500 is rarer than that year's Mustang pace car but just as cool....

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What is the 'Chicken Tax' and why is it bad for imported trucks?

autoblog.com | 0 | July 14 2024 16:00 UTC

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Tesla stock's hot month: Here's a reality check

autoblog.com | 0 | July 14 2024 15:00 UTC

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Genesis U.S. EV Sales Hit A New Record In Q2 2024

insideevs.com | 0 | July 14 2024 15:00 UTC

The locally produced Genesis Electrified GV70 became the primary EV model....

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Ferrucci “drove the **** out of it” to rebound from Iowa IndyCar penalty

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 14:56 UTC

Santino Ferrucci stormed back from an early penalty to finish a season-best sixth in the opening race of the double-header weekend for the IndyCar...

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Coyne to replace pain-ridden Harvey with Daly for Iowa Race 2

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 14:34 UTC

Team owner Dale Coyne confirmed to Motorsport.com following qualifying that Daly would drive the No. 18 Honda entry in place of Harvey, who has...

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“Unacceptable” Palou errors dent IndyCar points lead with rare exit at Iowa

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 14:14 UTC

Alex Palou’s championship lead took a massive dent after crashing out of the opening race of IndyCar’s double-header round at Iowa Speedway on Saturday...

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Inside the Three-Way Race to Create the Most Widely Used Laser

spectrum.ieee.org | 0 | July 14 2024 14:00 UTC

The semiconductor laser, invented more than 60 years ago, is the foundation of many of today’s technologies including barcode scanners, fiber-optic communications, medical imaging,...

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Study: This is how people talk about auto brands on social media

autoblog.com | 0 | July 14 2024 14:00 UTC

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Why Replacing The Factory Tires On Your EV Is A Good Thing

insideevs.com | 0 | July 14 2024 14:00 UTC

Aftermarket EV-specific tires from Hankook are better in every way....

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How Mercedes has shielded Antonelli from F1 media glare

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 13:58 UTC

Mercedes is enacting a plan to manage the media frenzy surrounding its Formula 1 junior Andrea Kimi Antonelli, which will advance whether or not...

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View Photos of the 1983 Dodge Shelby Charger

caranddriver.com | 0 | July 14 2024 13:36 UTC

1983 Dodge Shelby Charger exterior and interior photos....

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1983 Dodge Shelby Charger is Built to Slay Giants

caranddriver.com | 0 | July 14 2024 13:36 UTC

Carroll Shelby returns to work his magic on the front-drive Charger....

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Alpine confident of avoiding Le Mans engine issue in Sao Paulo WEC race

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 13:04 UTC

Alpine is confident it can overcome the engine problem that resulted in the early end to its Le Mans 24 Hours assault in Sunday’s...

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How Was the S’More Created?

scientificamerican.com | 0 | July 14 2024 13:00 UTC

The gooey, chocolatey s’more couldn’t have been popularized without the technological advances of the Industrial Revolution, which brought cheap sweets to the masses...

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This Might Be The Most Baller Parking Job Of All Time

theautopian.com | 0 | July 14 2024 12:42 UTC

Adrian Newey is one of the most famous engineers in all of the world. The man behind some of the most successful F1 cars...

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Borderlands Mexico: Ambitious billion-dollar Tehuantepec rail corridor aims to grab more international trade

freightwaves.com | 0 | July 14 2024 12:00 UTC

This week in Borderlands: Ambitious billion-dollar Tehuantepec rail corridor aims to grab more international trade; GrubMarket acquires Houston-based foodservice distributor; Production of Mexican-built cargo...

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VW weighs its first-ever plant closing in Europe to cut costs

autoblog.com | 0 | July 14 2024 12:00 UTC

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Maserati Sebring vs Chrysler Sebring - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Pictures of the Maserati Sebring and Chrysler Sebring...

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Mazda GLC vs Mercedes GLC - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Pictures of the Mazda GLC and Mercedes GLC...

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Ford Sierra vs GMC Sierra - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Pictures of the Ford Sierra and GMC Sierra...

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Ferrari Monza vs Opel Monza - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Pictures of the Ferrari Monza and Opel Monza...

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Jeep Avenger vs Hillman Avenger - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Pictures of the Jeep Avenger and Hillman Avenger...

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Volkswagen California vs Ferrari California - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Pictures of the Volkswagen California and Ferrari California...

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Maserati Bora vs Volkswagen Bora - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Pictures of the Maserati Bora and Volkswagen Bora...

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Same name, different car: weird car couples with identical names

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 11:03 UTC

Choosing a car name isn’t an easy task, which is why some badges have been used more than once...

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Best glasses for night driving in 2024

autoblog.com | 0 | July 14 2024 11:00 UTC

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VR46 "doesn't agree" with Ducati on reducing factory MotoGP bikes in 2025

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 10:47 UTC

Valentino Rossi’s VR46 squad “doesn’t agree” with Ducati’s decision to cut down the supply of factory MotoGP bikes to just three next season.Team boss...

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It’s a shame Aston Martin, Bentley, Jaguar, Land Rover or Rolls-Royce aren't good enough for the Prime Minister

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | July 14 2024 10:08 UTC

Mike Rutherford looks back at a rollercoaster week in the automotive world...

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Is Lawson the best driver for Red Bull to replace Perez with?

motorsport.com | 0 | July 14 2024 08:36 UTC

Just one month after Sergio Perez secured a two-year contract extension with Red Bull, his Formula 1 future seems to be unravelling.Performance clauses are...

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Nio shows off ET9's chassis capabilities in new video, teases new Nio Phone coming soon

cnevpost.com | 0 | July 14 2024 04:38 UTC

Nio's new video shows the phone making a tabletop soccer ball on the roof move by controlling the ET9's suspension. The second-generation Nio Phone...

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