Katech has an impressive record of extracting big numbers from General Motors engines—and doing so reliably. It’s no surprise the Clinton Township, Michigan-based company has been tapped to build a number of engines for GM’s racing programs, most famously engines
Initially, the DK Jain promoted component maker planned a capex of Rs 80 crore, but in view of the ongoing pandemic and conserving precious cash, the company has reduced the capex by 50 per cent and will be investing Rs
Jeep’s attempted to crash Ford’s Bronco reveal by unveiling a Wrangler powered by a 6.4-liter V-8. It’s still a concept, but Jeep has hinted that Wrangler fans clamoring for a factory V-8 may soon get their wish. The Tesla Model
Tesla lowered the price of the Model Y Long Range AWD by $3,000 on Saturday. The other current version offered, the Model Y Performance, received a $1,000 price drop. That brings the effective price to $51,190 for the Long Range
Toyota introduced the RAV4 Prime in Los Angeles as the most powerful and quickest RAV4 ever built. At the same time, the Prime’s powertrain makes it the most frugal RAV4 out there, so it’s safe to say that Toyota check
The company, which follows the calendar year for accounting, said the prolonged lockdown with no infrastructure activity in April-June quarter has negatively impacted the business in India as there was no demand for its equipment.
On Friday the Jeep Gladiator pickup truck received an enhancement for its second year on the market in the form of a diesel powertrain option. The diesel is the familiar 3.0-liter turbocharged V-6 branded an EcoDiesel and used across a
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The Black Series is back!
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To be quite honest, Ford is probably rewriting the book of digital vehicle reveals with the new Ford Bronco Family being shown off in more ways than any other car that has come before it. If you have social media,
The Volkswagen ID.3 electric car sports special tires to help extend its range. The Turanza Eco tires were specially engineered for the hatchback, and feature lower rolling resistance and lower weight than previous rubber, according to manufacturer Bridgestone. Their rolling
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Jeep appears to be doing its best to overshadow the planned Monday reveal of the 2021 Ford Bronco. The off-road brand has just unveiled the Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept which, as the name suggests, packs Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ 392-cubic inch
The Audi RS4 Avant and the RS6 Avant have stolen the limelight from their Allroad counterparts in recent times, but that doesn’t mean the latter is any less worthy. Although the A4 Allroad has been on our shores for quite
Filed under: Earnings/Financials,Green Reuters reported last week that the special purpose acquisition company, Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp , was leading a bidding war among blank-check companies for Fisker. The deal will provide Fisker with $1 billion in gross proceeds, including
Filed under: Green,Hirings/Firings/Layoffs,Volkswagen,Electric Volkswagen is replacing its head of software development, newspaper Handelsblatt reported on Sunday, as the German carmaker wrestles with the transition to electric vehicles. The newspaper said Christian Senger, a former BMW manager who runs the recently
Elon Musk’s net worth has overtaken that of billionaire investor Warren Buffett. The Tesla founder is now the world’s seventh richest person according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index, with Musk’s estimated net worth exceeding US$70 billion (AU$100.7B). Warren Buffett, one of
By now you must have understood that electrification in cars is the future. We are aware that for many of us this remains a hard nut to crack. And that is why we still believe that petrol engines especially on
Ford is set to unveil its modern Bronco later today, but an original still exudes loads of street cred, especially if it’s been fitted with a V-8 like the one on the latest episode of “Jay Leno’s Garage.” This 1968
The alliance combines the sector’s most-popular plug-in model — the Tesla Model 3 — with low-cost batteries in a market that last year bought more than three electric vehicles for every one sold in the U.S.
The proceeds are expected to be used to bring the company’s first product, the Fisker Ocean, to production in late 2022.
Labor representatives said discussions over job cuts had become “rougher” as the automaker struggles with weaker sales and higher investments.
EV firm Rivian hasn’t delivered a single vehicle yet, but the company has raised roughly $5.3 billion since early 2019. Rivian said Friday that it had just closed a $2.5 billion funding round, its first of 2020. The financing was
We’re less than 10 hours away from the much-anticipated 2021 Ford Bronco’s unveiling, and its primary rival, the Jeep Wrangler, has decided to gatecrash the party. The company teased a 6.4-liter, V-8 HEMI engine just a couple of days ago
The 2021 MG ZST has been announced for Australia, adding a more powerful engine, advanced safety tech, and more features to its small SUV offering. While full details have not yet been revealed, the ZST will come in two variants
Mini is preparing a subtle facelift for its Hardtop range, and the planned updates will also affect the recently introduced Cooper SE battery-electric model, judging by our latest spy shots. The Cooper SE is based on Mini’s signature Hardtop 2
Cars come in all shapes and sizes. Some cars look like they were designed to be award-winners. Other cars look like they were created by people who don’t know what they’re doing. Then some cars lie somewhere in between. They
US electric-car start-up Rivian has finalised another investment round of $US2.5 billion ($AU3.6 billion). The company has raised nearly $US5 billion ($AU7.2 billion) in 2020, adding to the $US2.85 billion ($AU4.1 billion) invested into Rivian in 2019. Counted among its
The Jeep Gladiator will get the option of diesel power in the US but it is still a no go for Australia. Despite diesel engines accounting for the overwhelming majority of ute sales locally, the Jeep Gladiator has only been
BMW may be famous nowadays for its premium sedans, sports coupes, and grand tourers, but at some point, it built a really awesome mid-engined sports car. Yes, I’m talking about the short-lived M1, which was built from 1978 to 1981
Tesla has lowered the starting price of its Model Y by $3,000 just four months after the battery-electric SUV started deliveries. The starting price for the Model Y Long Range is now $49,990, down from $52,990 when deliveries started in
A conservative exterior combined with a revolutionary interior.
As more Australians consider buying electric cars, automotive brands are likely to face scrutiny over the warranty periods on their most expensive component: the on-board battery packs. Improvements in charging infrastructure and battery technology have eased concerns about their practicality
The air conditioning technology used in the ultra-fast Bugatti Chiron and Bugatti Divo hypercars is capable of operating at speeds in excess of 400km/h – and is so powerful it could cool an entire apartment, according to the woman tasked
Did you miss out on an end-of-financial-year deal in June? There is hope if you’re prepared to bet on an underdog brand. Czech brand Skoda has had a tough year in line with the rest of the market, having reported
Sponsored by MINI Got a Mini? Well, there’s an app for that. All new Minis feature an always-on telemetry function called Mini Connected, which means you can access your car with your phone whenever you like.
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Donation dedicated for bush fire and reforestation projects in Western Australia and New South Wales The recipient is Bush Heritage Australia. Despite pandemic, Volkswagen continues support for bush fire aid… The post Volkswagen Donates One Million Dollars for Reforestation in
Filed under: Green,Tesla,Crossover,Electric The reduction follows price cuts in May on Tesla’s Model 3, Model X and Model S. The company headed by Elon Musk this month posted a smaller-than-expected fall in car deliveries in the second quarter, resilient results
Filed under: Motorsports,Racing Standing on the podium to celebrate his latest win, Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton raised a clenched right fist and then delivered a message to his fellow drivers not to slow down in the fight against
Christian Senger will be replaced after clashes with the company and concerns about software problems with the ID3 full-electric compact and the eighth-generation of the Golf, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported.
If you love cute couples, you will love this snapshot of two EVs in the parking lot looking cute and cozy. Technically, they aren’t “cozy” but I thought that would… The post Tesla Model Y And Ford Mach-E Spotted Cozied
Filed under: Etc.,Ford,Automotive History,Classics,sedan Continue reading Junkyard Gem: 1987 Ford LTD Crown Victoria Junkyard Gem: 1987 Ford LTD Crown Victoria originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 12 Jul 2020 15:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | … Continue Reading →
Originally published on the Eindhoven University of Technology New research by scientists at TU/e and universities in China and the US sheds light on the causes of perovskite solar cell… The post Understanding the Love-Hate relationship of Halide Perovskites with
Introduced in 2016, the Bugatti Chiron has already spawned eight variations ranging from simple special-edition models to unique cars like the La Voiture Noire. But the supercar firm isn’t planning to stop just yet, and a new test mule spotted
Buying a cheap set of aftermarket wheels shouldn’t be a question at all.
In fall 2021, GM will bring back Hummer—a brand once maligned by environmentalists—with a set of zero-tailpipe-emissions electric vehicles aimed at weekend adventurers. With that timing, 2022 GMC Hummer EV models will likely arrive after the Rivian R1T and R1S
The crossover, just launched in March, is now priced from $51,190, including destination charges, down nearly 6 percent from a previous price of $54,190, becoming the fourth Tesla model to undergo a price cut in three months.