An employee at Fiat Chrysler’s Windsor Assembly Plant works inside the chassis of the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid in December 2016. Fiat Chrysler Shareholders of Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler and France-based PSA Groupe on Monday approved a merger plan to create Stellantis, the world’s fourth-largest automotive group. The voting was one of the last steps for
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The Bentley Bentayga Hybrid, the British ultraluxury brand’s first and only electrified vehicle, has been freshened for 2021, following updates of the standard Bentayga and Bentayga Speed. Bentley said the freshened Bentayga Hybrid is one of two plug-in hybrid models it will launch in 2021 as it prepares for an electrified future. In November, Bentley
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9:47 AM ET Red Bull reserve driver Alex Albon will race at select rounds of the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) championship this year. 1 Related The 24-year-old was replaced by Sergio Perez at Red Bull’s Formula One team for 2021, but remains contracted to the energy drinks brand as a reserve driver. Alongside his duties
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In the last few weeks, we’ve seen a steady stream of driverless vehicle deployments, electric vehicle announcements and new-mobility startups revealing plans to go public. This shows that even with the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the push into new forms of mobility has continued, and in some respects it’s accelerating. So we’re accelerating
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Pro driver Randy Pobst hot laps the 2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 around WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca for MotorTrend’s 2020 Best Driver’s Car presented by Tire Rack. Get the pros and cons right here ➡️ https://bit.ly/3ph4ceH #MotorTrend #BestDriversCar #TireRack Best Driver’s Car and World’s Greatest Drag Race 10 YouTube Schedule: Best Driver’s Car hot laps
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SEOUL — South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co. and affiliate Kia Motors Corp. on Monday forecast that combined global vehicle sales will jump 11.5 percent in 2021 after sliding for two consecutive years. Their target of 7.08 million vehicles comes after the coronavirus pandemic sent sales last year tumbling 12 percent to a decade low of
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Blacksmith Electric has added a new electric scooter model known as the B4 to its existing lineup of electric motorcycles and scooters. The Chennai, India-based electric motorbike startup appears to have drawn heavily upon the design of their previous iteration, the B3. That scooter was in turn largely based on their stunning B2 electric cruiser motorcycle
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PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has said that both his company and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles are heading into their merger to create Stellantis in very good financial shape. That is largely true, based on 2020 results, but one of the reasons for any merger is to address weaknesses. PSA and FCA have areas that need
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Unprecedented. Trying times. The new normal. These words have been used by many to describe 2020. For so many of us, 2021 cannot come soon enough. Yet, especially now, it’s more important than ever to reflect — looking through the lens of lessons learned in our economy, manufacturing and the automotive industry ecosystem — and
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Ford Motor Co. has called an audible on its New Year’s Day college football marketing in a move to promote mask-wearing. The automaker will dedicate a significant portion of its media buy during Jan. 1 bowl games to a new ad called “Finish Strong,” which promotes mask-wearing and other safety measures, while foreshadowing better days
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Tesla delivered a record number of cars worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2020, but fell just shy of a goal for 500,000 units for the full year. The company delivered 499,550 vehicles during 2020, above Wall Street estimates of 481,261 vehicles, according to Refinitiv data — but 450 units shy of CEO Elon Musk’s
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What kind of vehicle is the 2021 Chevrolet Colorado? What does it compare to? The 2021 Chevrolet Colorado is a mid-size pickup truck competing in an increasingly crowded segment, with new or redesigned entrants ranging from the Jeep Gladiator and Honda Ridgeline to the forthcoming Hyundai Santa Cruz and electric trucks such as the Rivian
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On this episode of Roadkill, HOT ROD’s David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan join Fred Williams and Rick Péwé of Peterson’s 4-Wheel & Off-Road magazine to compete in the infamous Cheap Truck Challenge. Riding into battle with a modded 1979 Bronco, they face-off against a rock-ready 1980 Toyota Pickup and a beastly 1987 Chevy Suburban in
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BEIJING — China will subsidies by a fifth next year on new energy vehicles such as electric cars, the finance ministry said on Thursday, as it seeks to combat pollution and cultivate home-grown champions in the auto sector. China, the world’s biggest auto market, has set a target for NEVs, including plug-in hybrids and hydrogen
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By Simon Alvarez Posted on January 2, 2021 A recent report from the state-run Xinhua News Agency has indicated that Tesla China’s dedicated Supercharger facility will feature an integrated R&D center. The facility, which will initially be producing about 10,000 Superchargers per year, is expected to start operations in the first quarter of 2021. The
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The merger of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and PSA Group to form Stellantis will address two of FCA’s most pressing issues: A struggling European business based on an aging product range, and uncertainty how it will meet future emissions targets with relatively few electrified vehicles in the product pipeline. Many FCA vehicles are expected to move
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