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Tesla introduces the Model S 70D

| Electric Vehicles, Tesla Motors | April 10, 2015

Tesla introduces the Model S 70D

Tesla recently introduced the new addition to their electric series called Tesla Model S 70D

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48-MPG Nissan X-Trail Hybrid comes to Japan

| New Cars, Nissan, X-Trail | April 7, 2015

48-MPG Nissan X-Trail Hybrid comes to Japan

Nissan will start selling a hybrid version of its X-Trail compact crossover in Japan from 2015 May. While the Japanese automaker is touting all the bells and whistles like “Intelligent Parking Assist,” the model really makes its mark in fuel economy figures. The marquee number is 20.6 kilometers per liter, or about 48 miles per gallon. This is using the more lenient Japanese driving cycle, but it’s still something to be proud of.

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Nissan to make automatic braking standard in Japan

| Car News, Nissan, Safty | April 7, 2015

Nissan to make automatic braking standard in Japan

Nissan will be offering automatic braking as a standard features in all cars starting with their Hybrid X-Trail SUV.

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Mahindra launches Maxximo electric pilot project

| Car Industry, Mahindra & Mahindra | February 26, 2015

Mahindra launches Maxximo electric pilot project

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, India has announced the launch of its first electric vehicle pilot project with Indian Government’s National Electric Mobility Mission Plan (NEMMP).

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Geely International Awards Micro Cars Limited as 1st in Asia

| Car Dealers, Car Industry, Geely, Sri Lanka | February 15, 2015

Geely International Awards Micro Cars Limited as 1st in Asia

Micro Cars Limited became the winner of the coveted award for the Best Regional Distributor of 2013. This award proves the growing excellence of Micro Cars Limited and will mark a special milestone in its journey towards excellence.

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Unexpected tax hike for Hybrids cars in Sri Lanka

| Car Industry, Hybrid, Sri Lanka | February 8, 2015

Unexpected tax hike for Hybrids cars in Sri Lanka

Mahinda Sarathchandra, Chairman of the Vehicle Importers Association stated recently that prices of vehicles below 1000 cc would come down only by LKR 25,000 in the wake of the 15% tax reduction announced with 29th January interim budget and hybrid cars would go up by as much as Rupees one million.

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Government announces reduction in fuel prices

| Car News, Sri Lanka | January 24, 2015

Government announces reduction in fuel prices

The Sri Lankan government stated that it has chosen to decrease the costs of fuel with impact from midnight Wednesday, 21st January.

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Sri Lanka Automotive Sports Calendar for 2015

| Car News, Drag Races, Motorsports, Sri Lanka | January 15, 2015

Sri Lanka Automotive Sports Calendar for 2015

Sri Lanka Automotive Sports Calendar for 2015 consists of around 30 events throughout the year, though some are not yet confirmed.

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Nissan and NASA join hands on autonomous zero-emissions test fleet

| Emerging Technologies, NASA, Nissan | January 10, 2015

Nissan and NASA join hands on autonomous zero-emissions test fleet

Nissan Motor Co., through its North American-based organization, and NASA today announced the formation of a five-year research and development partnership to advance autonomous vehicle systems and prepare for commercial application of the technology.

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Half of the UK passengers say NO to Google driverless car

| Car News, New Cars, United Kingdom | January 9, 2015

Half of the UK passengers say NO to Google driverless car

Hope you would remember AutoBay.lk stating about the driverless car announced by Google last month. However according to the reports 50% of the Britons are unwilling to be the passengers in a driverless car due to safety concerns.

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