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Five New Electric Cars From China, World’s Largest EV Market

| Car News, China, Electric Vehicles | December 11, 2016

Five New Electric Cars From China, World's Largest EV Market

The market for electric cars and all sorts of other electric vehicles keeps booming in China. Subsidies can be as high as 90,000 yuan ($13,000) and more and more consumers and companies are buying in.

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Toyota Prius Sales Stopped for Parking-Brake Recall

| Car News, Recalls, Toyota, USA | October 30, 2016

Toyota Prius Sales Stopped for Parking-Brake Recall

Bad news !!! Toyota is recalling 91,585 Prius hybrids in the USA for parking brakes that may fail to engage, according to filings with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The issue also has triggered a stop-sale for the popular hybrid.

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Beyond Uber, Volvo and Ford: Other automakers’ plans for self-driving vehicles

| Autonomous vehicles, Car News, Concept Vehicles, Sri Lanka | August 20, 2016

Beyond Uber, Volvo and Ford: Other automakers' plans for self-driving vehicles

UBber Technologies Inc and Volvo are just two of the players in the increasingly crowded field of autonomous vehicle research. Automakers and tech companies alike are pouring resources into developing a self-driving vehicle.

Here are what some of them are doing:

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Ford plans self-driving car for ride share fleets in 2021

| Autonomous vehicles, Ford | August 17, 2016

Ford plans self-driving car for ride share fleets in 2021

Ford Motor Co plans to offer a fully automated driverless vehicle for commercial ride-sharing in 2021, the automaker announced Tuesday, expanding its efforts in driverless cars and ride sharing – two areas where rivals have already made inroads.

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Thailand’s PTT in with 6 automakers to develop electric car sector

| Car Industry, Car Maintenance, Electric Vehicles, Thailand | August 17, 2016

Thailand's PTT in with 6 automakers to develop electric car sector

Thailand’s largest energy firm, PTT Pcl, on Monday signed contracts with six major automakers for cooperation in developing electric cars, opening the first in a series of electric vehicle charging stations associated with the project.

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‘Made in India’ Renault Kwid unveiled in Brazil

| Brazil, Renault | August 7, 2016

'Made in India' Renault Kwid unveiled in Brazil

The ‘Made in India’ 1.0 litre Renault Kwid has gone official in Brazil.

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Toyota Australia recalls 15,000 GT86

| Australia, Recalls, Subaru, Toyota | August 7, 2016

Toyota Australia recalls 15,000 GT86

Toyota Australia has issued a recall notice for almost 15,000 of 17,000 locally delivered 86 two-door coupes to remedy a potential fault that could affect the car’s steering.

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Delphi tests self-driving car service in Singapore

| Audi, Autonomous vehicles, Singapore | August 3, 2016

Delphi tests self-driving car service in Singapore

Delphi Automotive PLC on Monday said it is launching a self-driving car pilot program in Singapore that will have driverless cars ferrying passengers and goods around a business park in the island nation by decade’s end.

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Volkswagen to join hands with Tata Motors to develop budget car

| China, New Cars, Tata, Volkswagen | August 3, 2016

Volkswagen to join hands with Tata Motors to develop budget car

German car-maker Volkswagen, which lost its charm over the emission scandal, is reportedly planning to restart its small car project in association with Tata Motors.

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Maruti Suzuki price hike in India

| India, Suzuki | August 2, 2016

Maruti Suzuki price hike in India

Country’s largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India on Monday hiked prices of its various models by up to Rs 20,000.

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