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  • Tesla hikes price of Model X, Model S variants by US$5,000

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    Tesla hikes price of Model X, Model S variants by US$5,000

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    Owning an electric car can now be more cost-effective than gas, diesel or hybrids

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  • Tesla tests car insurance with a variable premium based on driving behaviour

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  • Could high-speed ebikes one day replace cars in city centres?

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    Could high-speed ebikes one day replace cars in city centres?

    AMSTERDAM, Oct 19 ― The Dutch electric bicycle manufacturer VanMoof has unveiled its first high-speed model, capable of reaching 50km/h and thus, in theory, of replacing cars in...

  • Renault lifts the lid on hydrogen-powered prototype (VIDEO)

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    Renault lifts the lid on hydrogen-powered prototype (VIDEO)

    PARIS, Oct 15 ― The hydrogen component of the “Renaulution” ― the Renault group's major strategic plan ― is embodied by the Hyvia joint venture, founded by the French...

  • These are the European cities where electrified cars are already a regular sight

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    These are the European cities where electrified cars are already a regular sight

    OSLO, Oct 13 — Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands are the European countries where drivers have been the fastest to embrace electric vehicles. In Bergen, Norway, Europe’s top...

  • Congestion charges: The urban tolls reducing traffic in city centres

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    Congestion charges: The urban tolls reducing traffic in city centres

    OCT 9 — Tolls for vehicles entering city centres have been around since 2003 and, in a US first, New York City is now expected to implement its own congestion zone. This type of...

  • Michelin’s puncture-proof airless tyre expected in 2024

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    Michelin’s puncture-proof airless tyre expected in 2024

    OCT 3 — Michelin’s Uptis airless tyre, unveiled as a prototype two years ago, is now in the road-testing phase ahead of a scheduled market launch in 2024. While preventing...

  • How blind spot warnings could be displayed directly in motorcycle mirrors

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    How blind spot warnings could be displayed directly in motorcycle mirrors

    TOKYO, Sept 30 — Yamaha has filed a new project with the Japanese Patent Office for a system that alerts motorcycle or scooter riders when a vehicle is in their blind spot. This...

  • As if by magic, this car’s front grille repairs itself

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    As if by magic, this car’s front grille repairs itself

    PARIS, Sept 29 — The new BMW iX — deliveries of which are due to start before the year’s end — has one rather incredible asset. In fact, the front grille of this electric...

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    The scent of this new Nissan model was created by a ‘nose’ (VIDEO)

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    Towards vegan car interiors

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  • Hop on this ultra-premium ebike from Harley-Davidson

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    Hop on this ultra-premium ebike from Harley-Davidson

    NEW YORK, Sept 22 — Through its Serial 1 electric bike subsidiary, Harley-Davidson presents a brand new limited-edition model that's the epitome of the brand's expertise in the...

  • Baidu's self-driving taxis are popping up all across China's megacities

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    Baidu's self-driving taxis are popping up all across China's megacities

    SHANGHAI, Sept 18 — The battle is on between Alphabet in the United States and Baidu in China in regards to the development, launch and rollout of self-driving taxicabs. Baidu...

  • Bumpy road as ageing Japan bets on self-driving cars

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    Bumpy road as ageing Japan bets on self-driving cars

    TOKYO, Sept 17 — With an ageing population in need of transport, Japan is betting on autonomous cars, but an accident involving a self-driving showcase at the Paralympics...