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Porsche and Boeing team up for 'urban air mobility' project

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Porsche and Boeing team up for 'urban air mobility' project

Porsche caused an uproar when it diversified into crossovers and sedans, now it's considering making an aircraft in association with Boeing. Late last week the two companies announced they will bring together a pool of engineers to develop and test a prototype electric plane...

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Toyota LQ concept revealed
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Toyota LQ concept revealed

The Toyota LQ concept has been revealed ahead of its in-the-flesh debut at the 2019 Tokyo motor show later this month. The LQ is a development of the Concept-i, which was unveiled at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. While both cars share the same design theme and silhouette, the LQ seems to be closer production reality as it has functioning door handles and wing mirrors...


Renault CEO Bollore fired
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Renault CEO Bollore fired

After days of speculation, Renault has fired CEO Thierry Bollore, with chief financial officer (CFO) Clotilde Delbos stepping in as interim boss. Overnight the French automaker confirmed it had "decided to end the mandate" of Bollore as CEO and president of the firm "with immediate effect"...


2020 Bentley Flying Spur Blackline Specification unveiled
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2020 Bentley Flying Spur Blackline Specification unveiled

The 2020 Bentley Flying Spur Blackline Specification package has been unveiled. For the appearance package, Bentley has replaced most of the sedan's chromed exterior trim pieces with black parts. The list of black components include Flying B bonnet mascot, grille trim, side window frames, wheel arch vents, door handles, exhaust tips, and door and rear bumper blades...


2021 Volkswagen Golf sketched out ahead of October 25 unveiling
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2021 Volkswagen Golf sketched out ahead of October 25 unveiling

Official sketches of the exterior and interior of the eighth-generation Volkswagen Golf were released overnight. The images confirm many of the details we've already seen in practically undisguised spy photos of car's evolutionary body and more radically redesigned cabin...


Dyson ends electric car project
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Dyson ends electric car project

Dyson was due to begin construction later this year on an EV manufacturing plant in Singapore, but the company’s board has decided to end the electric car project before entering this capital-intensive phase. In a message posted on the company’s website, company founder and CEO James Dyson praised the automotive team for developing a “fantastic” and “ingenious” car, but said “we simply cannot make it commercially viable”...


2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 revealed in the US
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2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 revealed in the US

The updated Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 has been revealed alongside revisions for the North American version of the ute. Revisions to the off-road-focussed ZR2 model include a unique full-height black grille with Chevrolet lettering and a just a small offset “flow through” bow tie emblem, and red tow hooks...


Toyota e-Palette autonomous shuttle for Tokyo Olympics unveiled
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Toyota e-Palette autonomous shuttle for Tokyo Olympics unveiled

Toyota has revealed the e-Palette self-driving shuttle bus it'll use to transport athletes and staff around the Olympic and Paralympic villages during next year's games. The shuttle is an updated version of the design unveiled at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas...


2020 Volvo XC40 Electric to debut Android-based infotainment system
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2020 Volvo XC40 Electric to debut Android-based infotainment system

The Volvo XC40 Electric is set to become the one of the first production cars to feature an infotainment system powered by the Android Automotive operating system (OS)...


2021 Alfa Romeo Tonale leaked
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2021 Alfa Romeo Tonale leaked

The Alfa Romeo Tonale has been leaked ahead of its expected debut next year. These photos, which we believe were first posted on AutoPareri forums, show a vehicle very closely related to the Tonale concept shown at this year's Geneva motor show in March. The overall shape and silhouette, as well as the hidden rear door handles, of the concept are carried over to production car...


Daihatsu unveils four concepts for 2019 Tokyo motor show
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Daihatsu unveils four concepts for 2019 Tokyo motor show

Small car specialist Daihatsu will have four concept cars on its stand at the 2019 Tokyo motor show later this month. Waku Waku The Waku Waku is a kei-class crossover with plastic wheel arches, silver-colour plastic bumpers, and hardy orange plastic seat backs and boot floor. There's also a storage area in the roof accessed via a pop-up lid...


Nissan China chief appointed as next CEO
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Nissan China chief appointed as next CEO

The board of directors at Nissan have selected a new CEO: Makoto Uchida, the current head of the company's operations in China. Aside from heading up one of Nissan's more successful divisions, Uchida also has extensive experience with alliance partner Renault...


2020 Renault Megane RS Trophy-R facelift spied
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2020 Renault Megane RS Trophy-R facelift spied

The facelifted Renault Megane RS, probably an updated version of the Trophy or Trophy-R variant, has been spied with practically no disguise. With only some blue tape on the front grille and lower air intake, it seems as though the updated Megane range should be revealed in the near future...


2020 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster revealed
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2020 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster revealed

The Aston Martin Vantage Roadster has been revealed in near-production form ahead of its global launch next year. In photos released overnight, the British luxury sports car maker showed off the new convertible with a badge-free body and a matte black wrap. From the firewall forward, the Vantage convertible looks like it will be identical to the coupe...


Volvo and Geely plan to combine their combustion engine operations
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Volvo and Geely plan to combine their combustion engine operations

Volvo and Geely, its Chinese parent, have announced they intend to merge their internal-combustion engine (ICE) operations in the near future. When Volvo and Geely's engine operations are merged, the new division will supply internal combustion engines and hybrid powertrains to all members of the Geely family, which also includes Lotus, Lynk & Co and LEVC, the maker of London's black taxi cabs...