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Thu 23rd September 2021

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Watch A Helicopter Land On A Skoda Kodiaq As Nod To Old Top Gear Episode

In a bid to show the toughness of the Kodiaq facelift, Skoda landed a helicopter on the SUV's roof without having to make any significant changes to the vehicle. Read more

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Laurent Diot is the new FIAT & Abarth Global Marketing & Communications Director, completing FIAT’s global set-up

Laurent Diot is appointed FIAT & Abarth Global Marketing & Communications Director effective 1st October 2021, reporting to Olivier Francois, FIAT & Abarth Chief Executive Officer and Global Chief Marketing Officer Stellantis. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:59 |  |  
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Leclerc not expecting ‘big changes’ from new Ferrari MGU-H as he prepares for Russian GP grid penalty | Formula 1®

Charles Leclerc will start the Russian Grand Prix from the back of the grid, after Ferrari kitted him out with a new hybrid power unit element, with the intention of gathering data for their all-new 2022 PU. But Leclerc denied that the new part would see Ferrari take a leap up the order in the coming races. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:56 |  |  
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Supplier Award: Schaeffler honors its top suppliers

Sustainability is central to Schaeffler’s supply chain and procurement operations Partners for Performance: 17 companies receive Schaeffler Supplier Award Andreas Schick: “Despite high volatility in the markets, Schaeffler has continued to be a reliable partner throughout more than one and a half years.” Read more

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| Sep 23 15:18 |  |  
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2022 Honda Passport TrailSport Rugged Roads Concept: What the TrailSport Should Have Been

The redesigned 2022 Honda Passport gets an off-road makeover with Honda's newest Rugged Roads project. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:54 |  |  
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Toyota Prius With Hydrogen-Fueled Combustion Engine Coming In 2025

A rumor from Japan strengthens previous reports of an upcoming Toyota Prius with a hydrogen-powered combustion engine. Read more

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| Sep 23 8:02 |  |  
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NYC Food Delivery Workers Are About To Win Landmark Protections (Including The Right To Use The Bathroom)

That's right. App-based workers in the U.S. don't even have the right to use the restroom. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:33 |  |  
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Brembo Red - Episode 13

BREMBO RED is live at LUFTGEKUHLT 7, the Porsche air-cooled festival in Indianapolis.  Read more

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| Sep 23 15:28 |  |  
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Citroen to launch electric Ami microcar in the UK

The Ami will remain a left-hand-drive vehicle in the UK. First-year orders have totaled 9,000, mostly in France and Italy, Citroen said. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:18 |  |  
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Samsung in talks with Tesla to make next-gen self-driving chips -Korea Economic Daily

Samsung Electronics is in talks with Tesla to make Tesla's next-generation self-driving chips based on Samsung's 7-nanometre chip production process, a South Korean newspaper reported on Thursday. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:24 |  |  
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Ford Bronco Raptor teased ahead of 2022 reveal | Evo

Ford's answer to the Defender and Wrangler is officially receiving the Raptor treatment Read more

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| Sep 23 14:59 |  |  
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VW culture to blame for silence over emissions scandal, ex-manager says in trial

A former Volkswagen manager, who is on trial over the carmaker's emissions-cheating scandal, blamed company culture on Thursday for his and others' silence on the matter, but said he would have acted differently had he known the consequences. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:24 |  |  
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Bottas says he'll ‘take one for the team’ if Mercedes use team orders to help Hamilton title bid | Formula 1

Alfa Romeo-bound Valtteri Bottas says he has discussed the potential use of team orders internally with Mercedes and will move over if asked to do so to aid Lewis Hamilton’s championship bid.  Read more

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| Sep 23 14:32 |  |  
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Volvo to ditch leather in all cars by 2030 | Auto Express

New C40 Recharge will be first Volvo to be offered without the option of leather upholstery Read more

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| Sep 23 13:02 |  |  
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White House seeks to address semiconductor chips crisis harming automakers

The White House will discuss ways to overcome a semiconductor chip supply crisis that is cutting auto production around the world in a new round of meetings with major companies on Thursday. Read more

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| Sep 23 10:23 |  |  
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Schumacher eyeing consistent points scores in 2022 after Haas confirm him for next season | Formula 1®

Mick Schumacher will stay in Formula 1 next season with Haas and the rookie is looking forward to a lot about his sophomore season – including having a car that he says could see him scoring points on a consistent basis. Read more

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| Sep 23 15:11 |  |  
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EU court adviser finds VW software to alter emissions is illegal

Software Volkswagen AG used to alter pollutant emissions based on the outside temperature and altitude is illegal and cannot be justified by its role in protecting the engine, an adviser to the EU's top court said on Thursday. Read more

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| Sep 23 10:19 |  |  
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Supply chain problems could cost automakers $210 billion this year, forecast says

A shortage of semiconductors is just part of the industry's supply chain problems. High prices and tight supplies of commodities such as steel and plastic resin are driving up costs and forcing automakers to curtail production. Read more

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| Sep 23 10:15 |  |  
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VW culture to blame for silence over emissions scandal, ex-manager says in trial

The former VW manager, whom prosecutors said was in charge of the development of the automaker's illegal software, said he was pressured to keep quiet. Read more

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| Sep 23 14:59 |  |  
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Former Supercars driver accused of drug trafficking

According to a report in The Courier Mail, Wakefield was charged with trafficking offences back in 2019 before being freed on bail.However he was arrested back in May this year for possession, his second offence while on bail, and has been in custody since.He faced the Supreme Court in Brisbane yesterday and, according to newspaper reports, could face at least four years in prison.His  Read more

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| Sep 23 7:54 |  |  
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May 2022 date confirmed for inaugural Miami Grand Prix | Formula 1®

The dates for the inaugural Miami Grand Prix have been announced, with the race set to take place on May 6-8, 2022  Read more

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| Sep 23 14:54 |  |  
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Wrangler 4xe Brings New Level of Efficiency to Jeep

Wrangler 4xe is noteworthy for its rough-and-tumble off-road readiness, while clocking in at nearly 30 mpg during testing. Read more

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| Sep 23 4:50 |  |  
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BMW Is Stress Testing Its Hydrogen Drivetrains With Hand Grenades

BMW is blowing stuff up in the name of safety. Read more

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| Sep 23 14:43 |  |  
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The Best, Most Original 1968 Rambler American Anywhere Is For Sale

This is an extremely limited niche, but I bet there's someone out there who has been dreaming of this Read more

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| Sep 23 14:38 |  |  
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Blip: I Feel Like Maybe We Don't Talk About These Enough

It's like a Porsche 356 sort-of shooting brake as seen though maybe a few drinks Read more

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| Sep 23 14:29 |  |  
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Gordon Murray Design unveils MOTIV electric quadricycle concept | Auto Express

The MOTIV quadricycle is the latest product of Gordon Murray’s innovative iStream manufacturing process, which majors on low mass and sustainability Read more

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| Sep 23 14:17 |  |  
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Unruly U.S. airline passenger incidents fall but still too high, regulator says

The rate of unruly airline passenger incidents has dropped sharply since regulators moved to impose fines in January but remains twice as high as last year, the Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday. Read more

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| Sep 23 14:12 |  |  
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Alonso says he's 'very far' from a podium finish but expects Sochi to suit Alpine better than Monza | Formula 1®

He's the highest-placed driver in the standings without a podium to his name in 2021, but Fernando Alonso said he isn't confident of landing a top-three finish in the remaining races this season. However, he said he is sure that Sochi will suit Alpine better than Monza did. Read more

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| Sep 23 13:57 |  |  
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Used MG GS review | Auto Express

A full used buyer’s guide on the MG GS covering the GS Mk1 (2016-2019) Read more

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| Sep 23 13:39 |  |  
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2021 Force Gurkha accessories detailed

2021 Force Gurkha accessories detailed Read more

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| Sep 23 13:33 |  |  

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