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Posts from August, 2016

Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla 100-kWh battery tech, why EV advocates oppose expansion of PHEV stickers

Aug 31

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Samsung to supply Europe from a new battery factory in Hungary. New bill expands HOV stickers for PHEVs, but not for BEVs. How does Tesla wring performance from its new battery?

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Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla 100-kWh battery tech, why EV advocates oppose expansion of PHEV stickers originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:35:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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This sweet Fiat 500 Lego kit could be a reality if it gets enough support

Aug 31

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It sure would look great next to the Lego VW Beetle and Mini Cooper.

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This sweet Fiat 500 Lego kit could be a reality if it gets enough support originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Drive.ai is developing an autonomous car that interacts with emojis

Aug 31

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The company is working on technology that will help the vehicles learn and communicate.

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Drive.ai is developing an autonomous car that interacts with emojis originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Audi says 13% of A3 sales are E-Tron plug-in hybrids

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This marks a halfway point of sorts.

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Audi says 13% of A3 sales are E-Tron plug-in hybrids originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:50:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Mercedes-AMG hypercar will bring tiny F1-based V6 to a V12 gunfight

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Lewis Hamilton’s F1 car will lead the future for hypercars.

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Mercedes-AMG hypercar will bring tiny F1-based V6 to a V12 gunfight originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:27:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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2017 Porsche Panamera: Technical details of the world’s fastest luxury sedan

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We already knew it was prettier. Turns out the Panamera is smarter too.

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2017 Porsche Panamera: Technical details of the world’s fastest luxury sedan originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:25:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Watch the 577-hp Mercedes-AMG GT R charge around the ‘Ring

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The GT R looks, and sounds, quite menacing in this video.

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Watch the 577-hp Mercedes-AMG GT R charge around the ‘Ring originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Mitsubishi Motors halts some SUV sales in Japan as MPG scandal grows

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Japan’s Transport Ministry claims automaker overstated fuel economy for eight models.

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Mitsubishi Motors halts some SUV sales in Japan as MPG scandal grows originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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This awesome 1000-watt laser tool makes rust disappear

Aug 31

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Unfortunately, technology like this doesn’t come cheap.

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This awesome 1000-watt laser tool makes rust disappear originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:56:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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The Genesis G70, BMW 3 Series fighter, poses for spy shots

Aug 31

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Proportionally, it’s taking aim directly at BMW.

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The Genesis G70, BMW 3 Series fighter, poses for spy shots originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:55:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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