Tesla rival BYD launches electric supercar that could take on Ferrari

Chinese automaker BYD this weekend unveiled a new electric supercar that it says can hit speeds similar to high-end models produced by industry giants like Ferrari. The U9 supercar will be part of BYD’s luxury brand Yangwang, which was only introduced last year and has launched two other vehicles. According to BYD, the U9 will […]

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Dog involved in car crash runs to doggy day care a mile away for help

CLAWSON, Mich. (WXYZ) — A spooked dog took off from the vehicle she was riding in after being involved in a car crash. The 3-year-old pit bull-mix then ran to a place she knew she would be safe: the doggy day care she frequently visits about a mile away from the crash. Melissa Fickel fosters […]

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1 killed in fiery crash on 5 Freeway in Boyle Heights

A fiery crash involving multiple vehicles left one person dead and shut down several lanes on the 5 Freeway through Boyle Heights Tuesday morning. The crash was reported around 2:45 a.m. on the southbound side of the freeway just north of Indiana Street, according to the California Highway Patrol. One car erupted in flames following […]

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Apple to Wind Down Electric Car Effort After Decadelong Odyssey

(Bloomberg) — Apple Inc. is canceling a decadelong effort to build an electric car, according to people with knowledge of the matter, abandoning one of the most ambitious projects in the history of the company. Most Read from Bloomberg Apple made the disclosure internally Tuesday, surprising the nearly 2,000 employees working on the project, said […]

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Radical 2024 Red Bull car concept ‘makes sense’ – Wolff

Toto Wolff has played down the fact that, just as Mercedes totally scrapped the ‘no sidepods’-style car concept after 2022-2023, Red Bull rolled out a similar car for 2024. Toto Wolff has played down the fact that, just as Mercedes totally scrapped the ‘no sidepods’-style car concept after 2022-2023, Red Bull rolled out a similar […]

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Apple parks electric car project | Technology News

As enthusiasm for the tech wanes, markets approve of company’s decision to shift employees to burgeoning AI sector. US tech giant Apple has reportedly pulled the plug on its electric car project after a decade of investment into the technology, devoting more resources to artificial intelligence (AI). The halt on the decade-old project, which was […]

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Chinese Car Brands Steal the Spotlight at 2024 Geneva Show

(Yicai) Feb. 28 — Chinese car vendors such as SAIC Motor and BYD are attracting attention with a slew of new electric models among a shrinking group of foreign mainstream brands at the Geneva International Motor Show 2024 which resumed after a four-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Chinese marques, Renault Group’s Renault and […]

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