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19 June 2024

Toyota shareholders re-elect Akio Toyoda as chairman despite governance concerns

autoblog.com | 0 | June 18 2024 14:27 UTC

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The Le Mans Hypercar strength Cadillac's LMDh couldn't fight against

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

2024 marked the second year of the merged Le Mans Hypercar and LMDh regulations into the WEC's Hypercar category, ruled by a Balance of...

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2025 Audi E-Tron GT Is The Fastest, Most Powerful Stock Audi Ever

insideevs.com | 0 | June 18 2024 14:19 UTC

The newly-added RS E-Tron GT Performance version boasts an impressive 912 horsepower....

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CATL starts construction of production base in Beijing to supply Xiaomi, BAIC, Li Auto

cnevpost.com | 0 | June 18 2024 14:05 UTC

The production base, when completed, will supply battery products to carmaker customers in Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei, including BAIC, Xiaomi and Li Auto, CATL...

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US logistics inflation remains high despite 11% drop in costs

freightwaves.com | 0 | June 18 2024 14:00 UTC

Logistics costs for U.S. businesses were lower in 2023, but prices remain higher than they were before the pandemic, much like the situation with...

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The best car drying towels of 2024

autoblog.com | 0 | June 18 2024 14:00 UTC

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Unlocking hidden capacity with Repowr — Taking the Hire Road

freightwaves.com | 0 | June 18 2024 14:00 UTC

Spencer Ware, co-founder and CEO of Repowr, and Patrick Visintainer, co-founder and COO of Repowr, join Jeremy Reymer to talk about asset underutilization and...

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Start Your Day Crudely With Some Cyclecars: Cold Start

theautopian.com | 0 | June 18 2024 13:54 UTC

I’ve always been drawn to the extreme low ends of the automotive world, the cheapskates’ cars, the peoples’ cars, all that sort of thing....

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Tech3 "will have two number ones" in Vinales, Bastianini in MotoGP 2025

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 13:50 UTC

Tech3 KTM team boss Herve Poncharal says fielding Maverick Vinales and Enea Bastianini will see him have "two number ones" for the 2025 MotoGP...

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Smart #5 outed with big space, more mild styling, 637-hp top trim

autoblog.com | 0 | June 18 2024 13:37 UTC

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What is a plug-in hybrid? PHEV technology explained

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 13:17 UTC

Learn more about plug-in hybrid cars and vans, also known as PHEVs, how they work and why you should buy one...

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Back by popular demand! Volvo V60 and V90 estate cars will return to UK showrooms

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 13:13 UTC

The Swedish family wagons are due to go back on sale in July. Pricing has yet to be announced...

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Li Auto signs partnership deal to boost charging facility buildout

cnevpost.com | 0 | June 18 2024 13:05 UTC

A sufficient number of self-operated supercharging piles are necessary to sell all-electric SUVs, Li Auto management previously said. The post Li Auto signs partnership deal...

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We’ve Hit Peak Denial. Here’s Why We Can’t Turn Away From Reality

scientificamerican.com | 0 | June 18 2024 13:00 UTC

We are living through a terrible time in humanity. Here’s why we tend to stick our heads in the sand and why we need...

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Tesla Model Y tops list of most American-made cars

electrek.co | 0 | June 18 2024 12:45 UTC

Tesla Model Y has again topped the list of most American-made cars, but the electric automaker has lost its clean sweep of the top...

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Tesla slips in Cars.com American-Made Index as Jeep, Toyota rise

autoblog.com | 0 | June 18 2024 12:45 UTC

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Aston Martin battling distorted expectations after 2023 charge

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 12:35 UTC

Aston Martin team boss Mike Krack says overdelivering in the 2023 Formula 1 season means it is now battling inflated expectations.Aston Martin is currently...

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Intense Heat Dome Will Bring Record-Breaking Temperatures to the East

scientificamerican.com | 0 | June 18 2024 12:30 UTC

A heat dome is sending temperatures soaring across the U.S. Midwest and East...

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We Should Engineer Better Learning in Our Schools

scientificamerican.com | 0 | June 18 2024 12:00 UTC

Students should learn about both the natural world and human-made—or engineered—one we live in...

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Averitt prepares for Mexico nearshoring boom with expansion in Texas 

freightwaves.com | 0 | June 18 2024 12:00 UTC

Averitt is preparing for a boom in cross-border shipments with a major expansion of its distribution and service center in San Antonio. The post Averitt...

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New Volkswagen Golf GTI and plug-in hybrid Golf GTE - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 11:58 UTC

The facelifted Golf GTI goes on sale on 20 June, while plug-in hybrid versions of VW’s family hatchback are available from 27 June...

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New Volkswagen Golf GTI gets cheaper, plug-in hybrid Golf GTE gets 82-mile electric range

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 11:57 UTC

The facelifted Golf GTI goes on sale on 20 June, while plug-in hybrid versions of VW’s family hatchback are available from 27 June...

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Longer Freight Trains Are More Likely to Derail

scientificamerican.com | 0 | June 18 2024 11:45 UTC

Replacing two 50-car trains with a single 100-car train increases the odds of derailment by 11 percent, according to a new risk analysis...

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Voyah to launch new SUV in Q3 to take on Tesla Model Y, report says

cnevpost.com | 0 | June 18 2024 11:17 UTC

The model Zhiyin will be built by Voyah in collaboration with Huawei and is currently in the production validation phase, according to local media. The...

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2024 Nissan Z Review: Classic looks, classic fun, iffy value

autoblog.com | 0 | June 18 2024 11:00 UTC

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How Vannevar Bush Engineered the 20th Century

spectrum.ieee.org | 0 | June 18 2024 11:00 UTC

In the summer of 1945, Robert J. Oppenheimer and other key members of the Manhattan Project gathered in New Mexico to witness the first...

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Honda agrees two-year MotoGP contract renewal with Joan Mir

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 10:56 UTC

Joan Mir will continue to ride for the factory Honda team until the end of the 2026 season after agreeing a contract renewal with...

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Ukraine is using AI to manage the removal of Russian landmines

newscientist.com | 0 | June 18 2024 10:54 UTC

There are so many Russian landmines across Ukraine that removing them could take 700 years. To prioritise areas for de-mining, the Ukrainian government has...

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How to sell a damaged or written-off car

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 10:38 UTC

Selling a car can be tough when it’s in good condition, let alone when it’s not. Here are our tips for finding a buyer...

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Fisker files for bankruptcy: end of the road for EV start-up?

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 10:33 UTC

Electric car brand Fisker has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy following a £355m loss in the final quarter of 2023...

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What F1's rules say about Alpine's engine choice for 2026

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 10:19 UTC

The possibility of Alpine shifting its approach and becoming a customer team in 2026 opens up some interesting dynamics surrounding Formula 1's engine supply...

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Tesla starts deliveries of updated Model 3 Performance in China

cnevpost.com | 0 | June 18 2024 10:09 UTC

Tesla has begun deliveries of the updated Model 3 Performance in China, ahead of the third quarter expected when the model was unveiled in...

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F1 Exhibition set for London launch

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 10:01 UTC

Formula 1 is coming to London with its touring exhibition set to launch in the capital of the United Kingdom on 23 August.Opening at...

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The time has come: Fisker has filed for bankruptcy

electrek.co | 0 | June 18 2024 09:52 UTC

After many signals suggesting that it would happen, Fisker has officially filed for bankruptcy....

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New Ford Explorer 2024 - pictures

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 09:30 UTC

Pictures of the new all-electric Ford Explorer...

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Fisker, Maker Of The Ocean SUV, Files For Bankruptcy

insideevs.com | 0 | June 18 2024 09:27 UTC

The company filed for Chapter 11 protection in the District of Delaware yesterday and is planning on selling its assets....

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Volkswagen Tiguan 2024 review

autoexpress.co.uk | 0 | June 18 2024 09:26 UTC

Pictures of the Volkswagen Tiguan taking part in our real-world road test. Pictures taken by Auto Express senior photographer Pete Gibson....

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Ferrari's WEC title hopes "back on track" after Le Mans win

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 09:22 UTC

Ferrari believes it is back in the hunt for the 2024 World Endurance Championship after claiming its first win of the season at the...

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McLaren: No fear that upgraded MCL38 F1 car will suffer at high-speed Barcelona

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 08:44 UTC

McLaren has faith that the low-speed gains it has unlocked with recent upgrades do not mean that its MCL38 will be worse off at...

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China EV insurance registrations for week ending Jun 16: Nio 3,400, Tesla 11,700, BYD 57,200, Xiaomi 2,500

cnevpost.com | 0 | June 18 2024 06:03 UTC

Xpeng had 2,100 insurance registrations last week, Li Auto 10,500, Zeekr 4,100 and Leapmotor 3,400. The post China EV insurance registrations for week ending Jun...

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Apple’s F1 film given release date in June 2025

motorsport.com | 0 | June 18 2024 06:00 UTC

Apple's Formula 1 film has been given a release date of 25 June 2025, as the production continues shooting footage at 2024 F1 events...

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Nio's battery asset operator Mirattery forms strategic partnership with electric truck startup Newrizon

cnevpost.com | 0 | June 18 2024 04:37 UTC

Mirattery, Nio's battery asset operator with more than 10 GWh of battery assets under management, has entered into a strategic partnership with Newrizon, a...

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Leapmotor to officially launch C16 SUV on Jun 28, prices to be under $27,560

cnevpost.com | 0 | June 18 2024 03:49 UTC

The Leapmotor C16 is a 6-seat SUV aimed at the family market, and will be offered in EREV and BEV variants. The post Leapmotor to...

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