Here’s why the tiny Fiat 500e is a big litmus test for the US EV market

The 2024 Fiat 500e returns to the U.S. in March to relaunch the brand, and this time Fiat is all about EVs—and keeping the 500 lineup as a two-door icon.  As Fiat has already said in various ways over the past couple years, the U.S.-bound 500e will stand on its own. It won’t be a […]

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Apple car project reportedly cancelled as tech firm shifts focus to AI

Tech company Apple has cancelled its self-driving electric car project after a decade of work, according to reports citing internal sources. Bloomberg yesterday (February 27) reported that almost 2,000 employees working on the project had been informed, but those who leaked the news to the publisher said they didn’t want to be identified. The sources […]

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Mercedes-AMG SL55 Roadster Wins Peformance Car Of The Year

The Mercedes-AMG SL55 Roadster is the car&bike Performance Car of the Year 2024. Powered by AMG’s dynamic twin-turbocharged V8 that also does duty on many other iconic cars from the German marque, the SL55 went up against the likes of the Lotus Eletre and the Mercedes-AMG C43 eventually, winning in this category.    Also Read: […]

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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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