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Fiat Chrysler to recall 1.1m vehicles worldwide

| Fiat Chrysler, Worldwide | April 24, 2016

Fiat Chrysler to recall 1.1m vehicles worldwide

Fiat Chrysler is to recall 1.1 million vehicles worldwide over fears they may roll away after drivers get out.

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Mazda Begins Rollout of Aqua-tech, World’s Lowest-impact Water-based Paint System, to Overseas Plants

| China, Japan, Manufacturing/Plants, Mazda | March 1, 2016

Mazda Begins Rollout of Aqua-tech, World's Lowest-impact Water-based Paint System, to Overseas Plants

Mazda Motor Corporation has announced the introduction of its unique Aqua-tech Paint System at Changan Mazda Automobile Co., Ltd. (CMA), the company’s vehicle production facility in Jiangsu, China.

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Volvo will let owners lose their keys forever in 2017

| Auto Technology, USA, Volvo | February 22, 2016

Volvo will let owners lose their keys forever in 2017

Next year, Volvo will offer customers the option to ditch the traditional key or even the modern electronic fob in favor of using a smartphone app to control their vehicle.

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Toyota recalls more than 1 million RAV4s for seatbelt problem

| Car News, Recalls, Sri Lanka, Toyota, USA | February 21, 2016

Toyota recalls more than 1 million RAV4s for seatbelt problem

Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. today announced that it is conducting a safety recall of approximately 1,124,000 Model Year 2006-2012 RAV4 and Model Year 2012-2014 RAV4 EV vehicles on 17 Feb 2016.

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Actev Motors Introduces World’s First ‘Smart-Kart’ For Kids

| Actev Motors, EVs, Transportation Alternatives | February 14, 2016

Actev Motors Introduces World's First 'Smart-Kart' For Kids

Actev Motors, creators of smart, electric vehicles for families, unveiled the Arrow Smart-KartTM, the first smart, electric go-kart for kids.

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Gala event by EV Club Sri Lanka – Drive Green Sri Lanka – EV Symposium

| Car Industry, Electric Vehicles, Sri Lanka | February 4, 2016

Gala event by EV Club Sri Lanka - Green Sri Lanka - EV Symposium” Label

The Electric Vehicles Club Sri Lanka, widely known as “EV Club” was formed in 2015 to promote the use of environmentally friendly vehicles in the country and empower EV owners and users with the required knowledge to gain confidence and peace of mind, to set a foundation by which goals can be reached and encourage members to become actively involved to help identify and pursue club projects that will encourage the public acceptance of Electric Vehicle for urban use.

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BMW i3, BMW i8 launched in Sri Lanka

| BMW, EVs, New Cars, Sri Lanka | January 29, 2016

BMW i3, BMW i8 launched in Sri Lanka

Prestige Automobile, sole representative of BMW in Sri Lanka, has introduced BMW i3 – a purpose-built electric vehicle with maximum safety and BMW i8 – the most progressive plug-in hybrid sports car to the local market.

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12 Things to Know About Chevrolet’s Bolt EV

| Chevrolet, Electric Vehicles, Tesla Motors | January 16, 2016

12 Things to Know About Chevrolet’s Bolt EV

In the race to build an affordable long-range EV between GM and Tesla; With the appearance of the production Chevrolet Bolt at both CES and the Detroit auto show in early January 2016, the General has pulled ahead by a considerable length.

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Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid to Arrive in U.S. with “Made in China” Label

| Cadillac, China, Hybrid, USA | January 16, 2016

Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid to Arrive in U.S. with “Made in China” Label

A Chinese Cadillac? Sold in the U.S.? It’s about to happen, as the brand’s chief marketing officer Uwe Ellinghaus told Bloomberg that the CT6 plug-in-hybrid sedan will only be built in China, and thus will be exported to the U.S. when it goes on sale later in 2016.

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The Tesla Model S was the best-selling EV of 2015

| BMW, Electric Vehicles, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Tesla Motors | January 15, 2016

The Tesla Model S was the best-selling EV of 2015

According to numbers the Tesla Model S was the best selling pure electric vehicle last year with 50,366 deliveries says AutoBlog.com These numbers might not tell the whole story, since Tesla reports deliveries made in 2015 that might have been sold in a different calendar year, while other makers are tallying sales.

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