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Thumb for article title Ever wondered about the F1 safety car? We talk to its driver

1. Ever wondered about the F1 safety car? We talk to its driver

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Oct 22 19:07 | 

arstechnica.com

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The veteran of 420 F1 races tells us about his job. Read more

Thumb for article title BMW M5 With 1,000 Horsepower Devours The Autobahn At 200 MPH

2. BMW M5 With 1,000 Horsepower Devours The Autobahn At 200 MPH

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Oct 23 12:21 | 

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The BMW M5 is a proven Autobahn stormer. But this one tuned by Evolve takes it to the next level. With 1000 horsepower on tap, it's a warp speed Bimmer. Read more

Thumb for article title Largest Depot for Electric Buses in Australia

3. Largest Depot for Electric Buses in Australia

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Oct 23 7:35 | 

cleantechnica.com

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Transit Systems (owned by Sealink Travel Group) is currently operating 15 electric buses in Sydney’s Inner West urban streets.  With 40 more ordered, the time has come to create the largest electrified depot in Australia. Read more

Thumb for article title Island X-Prix: Hamilton's X44 team on course for pole after Q1

4. Island X-Prix: Hamilton's X44 team on course for pole after Q1

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Oct 23 12:05 | 

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The nine-time World Rally champion and his Dakar Rally regular teammate were by some way the class of the field on Saturday morning at the Teulada NATO base as they bolted to the top of the times with their combined run of 11m05.105s to lead by over 12 seconds.As occurred on Friday in practice, a high rate of attrition came to impact the nine teams.The points-leading Rosberg X Racing crew  Read more

Thumb for article title Hyundai Is Bringing Back The Idea Of A Folding Scooter In The Trunk

5. Hyundai Is Bringing Back The Idea Of A Folding Scooter In The Trunk

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Oct 23 2:47 | 

motor1.com

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Patent filings connected to Hyundai and Kia are discovered, showing the idea of a foldable personal mobility vehicle that fits right underneath the car's floor. Read more

Thumb for article title 5 things we learned from Friday practice for the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas | Formula 1®

6. 5 things we learned from Friday practice for the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas | Formula 1®

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Oct 23 11:50 | 

formula1.com

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Lawrence Barretto crunches the data after Friday's running in the United States... Read more

Thumb for article title How GM Squeezed 420 Lb-Ft of Torque From the GMC Sierra's Four-Cylinder

7. How GM Squeezed 420 Lb-Ft of Torque From the GMC Sierra's Four-Cylinder

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Oct 23 0:58 | 

thedrive.com

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The 2022 GMC Sierra will get a significant boost in power for its four-cylinder engine. Here's how GM did that without increasing the horsepower. Read more

Thumb for article title Rivian expects Q3 net loss of about $1.2 billion on higher production costs for debut EV

8. Rivian expects Q3 net loss of about $1.2 billion on higher production costs for debut EV

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Oct 23 11:25 | 

autonews.com

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The company, which began delivering the R1T truck last quarter, previously reported a net loss of nearly $1 billion in the first half of the year. Read more

Thumb for article title Slo-Mo Footage Of Running Engine With Clear Cylinder Is Mesmerizing

9. Slo-Mo Footage Of Running Engine With Clear Cylinder Is Mesmerizing

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Oct 22 23:19 | 

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This video shows exactly what happens in a four-stroke internal-combustion engine thanks to a clear cylinder wall, and it's hauntingly beautiful. Read more

Thumb for article title Horner: Mercedes' struggles with F1 engine reliability "very unusual"

10. Horner: Mercedes' struggles with F1 engine reliability "very unusual"

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Oct 23 11:21 | 

motorsport.com

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Mercedes revealed on Friday ahead of the United States Grand Prix that Valtteri Bottas would be taking a third grid penalty in four races after having a new engine fitted to his car, as the team manages an ongoing issue. Mercedes customer teams Aston Martin and Williams have also been forced into engine penalties for this weekend, leaving Sebastian Vettel and George Russell at the back of  Read more

Thumb for article title Daniel Ricciardo Speaks Texan, Y'all

11. Daniel Ricciardo Speaks Texan, Y'all

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Oct 22 21:36 | 

jalopnik.com

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If Danny Ric attempting a Texas accent for two minutes doesn't make you smile, you have heart of ice. Read more

Thumb for article title AEONrv Detailed Walk-Through Video Shows The Future Of Overlanding

12. AEONrv Detailed Walk-Through Video Shows The Future Of Overlanding

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Oct 23 11:16 | 

motor1.com

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Among the numerous custom Overland product offers stands the all-new AEONrv which debuted at this year’s Overland Expo West in August.  Read more

Thumb for article title Mercedes will bring EQC crossover to the U.S. after all

13. Mercedes will bring EQC crossover to the U.S. after all

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Oct 23 11:00 | 

autonews.com

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The next-generation Mercedes EQC electric compact crossover, once nixed as a U.S. product, and a battery-powered C-Class sedan will arrive by mid-decade. Read more

Thumb for article title Hamilton: F1's popularity in US enjoying "steepest rise" amid Liberty push

14. Hamilton: F1's popularity in US enjoying "steepest rise" amid Liberty push

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Oct 23 10:57 | 

motorsport.com

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After years where grand prix racing had struggled to make a breakthrough in the US, a sustained effort by Liberty Media to tap in to the market appears to be paying off.Helped by the success of the Netflix ‘Drive to Survive’ series, the US will add a second race in Miami in 2022 and there are even suggestions of a third event in the longer term.For Hamilton, who spends a lot of his  Read more

Thumb for article title Renault Arkana vs Toyota C-HR: 2021 group test review | Auto Express

15. Renault Arkana vs Toyota C-HR: 2021 group test review | Auto Express

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Oct 23 10:56 | 

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Toyota's C-HR is an exceedingly competent small SUV, but does the new Renault Arkana have it beat? Read more

Thumb for article title 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E Comes With $2,500 Discount In Select States

16. 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E Comes With $2,500 Discount In Select States

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Oct 23 10:54 | 

motor1.com

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The popular Mustang Mach-E is already getting a $2,500 discount. However, there's a list of conditions you need to meet to unlock the hefty price cut. Read more

Thumb for article title How this retail group uses sports to coach up a new batch of leaders

17. How this retail group uses sports to coach up a new batch of leaders

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Oct 23 10:53 | 

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Findlay Automotive Group has relied on an in-house sports-themed leadership training program to develop its own future leaders for positions across the 33-store chain. Read more

Thumb for article title Toyota's Oshima "very surprised" by rapid qualifying lap

18. Toyota's Oshima "very surprised" by rapid qualifying lap

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Oct 23 10:32 | 

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Oshima was at the wheel of the #14 Rookie GR Supra for the Q2 pole shootout on Saturday, and came within 0.007 seconds of denying Mugen Honda driver Ukyo Sasahara the top spot with a laptime of 1m31.777s.That was despite the car shared by Oshima and Kenta Yamashita carrying the equivalent of 70kg of success ballast, including a power-sapping stage two fuel flow restrictor. Only one other  Read more

Thumb for article title Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza: CarWale Track Day 2021

19. Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza: CarWale Track Day 2021

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Oct 23 10:28 | 

carwale.com

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It was a no brainer getting the petrol-powered Brezza to our newest installation of Trackday where we have some fun with every day, road-going, commuter-centric, public-preferred heroes.  Read more

Thumb for article title Mercedes migrates to more expensive chips to plug shortage

20. Mercedes migrates to more expensive chips to plug shortage

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Oct 23 10:26 | 

europe.autonews.com

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Daimler hopes to stabilize its supply chain for semiconductors during this quarter, but real relief from shortages of chips will not arrive until 2023, CEO Ola Kallenius said. Read more

Thumb for article title FIA Friday press conference - United States | Formula 1®

21. FIA Friday press conference - United States | Formula 1®

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Oct 23 10:20 | 

formula1.com

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TEAM REPRESENTATIVES (Part One): Zak BROWN (McLaren), Toto WOLFF (Mercedes) (Part Two): Guenther STEINER (Haas), Jost CAPITO (Williams) Read more

Thumb for article title 10-Mile Honda CR-X In Perfect Condition Comes Up For Sale

22. 10-Mile Honda CR-X In Perfect Condition Comes Up For Sale

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Oct 23 10:20 | 

motor1.com

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We all love a high-mileage car story, but this particular Honda CR-X from Portugal is the exact opposite. It's got just over 10 miles on the clock. Read more

Thumb for article title Can a hard crystal improve range of EVs?

23. Can a hard crystal improve range of EVs?

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Oct 23 10:09 | 

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Canada's GaN Systems is pitching its power-efficient transistors to help automakers extend battery range. Read more

Thumb for article title Marquez: Rossi’s appeal “something unrepeatable” in MotoGP

24. Marquez: Rossi’s appeal “something unrepeatable” in MotoGP

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Oct 23 10:08 | 

motorsport.com

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Rossi will call time on his illustrious MotoGP career at the end of the 2021 season, and will end it having tallied up nine grand prix world titles – seven of which coming in the premier class – and 115 victories.As well as the on-track success, Rossi helped push MotoGP and motorcycle racing in general into a mainstream audience with his appeal.Rossi will make his final MotoGP  Read more

Thumb for article title French Police Orders 26 Alpine A110 Mid-Engine Sports Cars

25. French Police Orders 26 Alpine A110 Mid-Engine Sports Cars

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Oct 23 10:06 | 

motor1.com

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The world isn't short of supercar police cars and engaging in civic duties. The latest addition, however, is from France in the form of 26 Alpine A110. Read more

Thumb for article title Brown: "Very flattering" for McLaren to top F1 global fan survey

26. Brown: "Very flattering" for McLaren to top F1 global fan survey

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Oct 23 9:58 | 

motorsport.com

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The results of the F1 Global Survey commissioned by Motorsport Network in partnership with F1 and Nielsen Sports were released on Thursday ahead of the United States Grand Prix after responses from more than 167,000 fans in 187 different countries.The vote saw McLaren take top spot on the F1 grid, with 29.5% of fans naming it as their favourite team, almost doubling its result of 15.8% from  Read more

Thumb for article title Emilia Romagna MotoGP: Zarco tops FP3, Quartararo to Q1

27. Emilia Romagna MotoGP: Zarco tops FP3, Quartararo to Q1

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Oct 23 9:52 | 

motorsport.com

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The wet weather that affected Friday remained for the start of Saturday’s running at Misano, but it didn’t take long in FP3 for riders to begin finding good lap times to make significant improvements on the combined timesheets.After 10 minutes Marc Marquez had made the biggest jump to fourth overall with a 1m42.305s, with Pramac’s Johann Zarco going fastest of all seconds later with a  Read more

Thumb for article title What's behind Mercedes' F1 straightline performance gains?

28. What's behind Mercedes' F1 straightline performance gains?

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Oct 23 9:07 | 

motorsport.com

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Having shown excellent straightline speed in recent rounds, particularly at the Turkish Grand Prix, Mercedes came under fire from Red Bull team boss Christian Horner – who suggested that the team was “obviously optimising a straightline device” to Sky F1. Those claims were refuted by Mercedes boss Toto Wolff, who said that the team’s performance on the  Read more

Thumb for article title BMW starts producing Tesla fighter at main German plant

29. BMW starts producing Tesla fighter at main German plant

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Oct 23 8:43 | 

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BMW, which expects to produce 70,000 to 90,000 fewer cars because of the global microchip shortage, said it will prioritize its new i4 full-electric sedan when allocating chips. Read more

Thumb for article title Autopolis SUPER GT: Mugen Honda claims pole by 0.007s

30. Autopolis SUPER GT: Mugen Honda claims pole by 0.007s

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Oct 23 8:35 | 

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After taking over from teammate Toshiki Oyu, who topped the opening segment of qualifying, Sasahara posted a time of 1m31.770s to extend Honda’s streak of pole positions to four in the Oita Prefecture-based circuit.Takuya Izawa looked set to make it an all-Honda Dunlop front row with a time of 1m32.068s, carrying on the good work of teammate Hiroki Otsu who set the second quickest time in  Read more

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