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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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Honda fined $70 million for failing to report deaths and injuries

| Car Industry, Honda, New Laws, Safty | January 9, 2015

Honda fined $70 million for failing to report deaths, injuries

The federal agency has fined Honda $70 million for neglecting to report death and injury information in a timely way.

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Advantage of buying a Japanese car with weaken Yen

| Car Industry, Japan | January 4, 2015

Advantage of buying a Japanese car with weaken Yen

Most of you have heard that the Japanese yen rate has gone down drastically nowadays. Yes it is!! And this has become a dominant global debate right now.

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Explosion at a Chinese automobile parts plant

| Car Industry, China | January 1, 2015

Explosion at a Chinese automobile parts plant

A blast at an auto parts plant in Guangdong Province, China, has killed 17 with 33 injuries.

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Jaguar XE to be built in China

| Car News, China, Jaguar | December 30, 2014

Jaguar XE to be built in China

After a six-year absence, the Jaguar XE will return that most English of automotive companies to the compact premium segment, the brand’s first whole-hearted launch into that market.

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Tesla reveals Roadster upgrade package

| Electric Vehicles, Tesla Motors | December 30, 2014

Tesla reveals Roadster upgrade package

Tesla has upgraded its Roadster with the 3.0 battery package. The carmaker claims the package increases the distance the car can travel on a single charge by nearly two-thirds, which is more than 644km.

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Tesla facilitating Chinese trade-ins for Model S

| China, Tesla Motors | December 30, 2014

Tesla facilitating Chinese trade-ins for Model S buyers

When many people buy a new vehicle in the US, it’s quite common to trade in an older model at the same time. Not only does the decision knock a little money off the purchase, but there’s often not enough room for an extra car taking up room in the driveway. Now, Tesla is extending that option to some of its buyers in China in hopes that the added convenience boosts sales.

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Self-driving Google car prototype revealed

| Audi, Car Industry, New Cars | December 25, 2014

Self-driving Google car prototype revealed

Google has revealed the first fully functioning prototype of its self-driving car, with trials on public roads set to begin early in 2015 in California.

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At Takata, President cedes job to Chief

| Car Industry, Recalls, Takata | December 24, 2014

At Takata, President cedes job to Chief

The Japanese airbag manufacturer at the center of a global recall crisis reshuffled its ranks on Wednesday, removing its president and consolidating control under its chairman, the grandson of the company’s founder.

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BMW M VP of Engineering Albert Biermann goes to Hyundai

| BMW, Hyundai, New Cars, South Korea | December 22, 2014

BMW M VP of Engineering Albert Biermann goes to Hyundai

Hyundai has appointed BMW M division’s Albert Biermann to lead the development of its own high-performance division.

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