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Mandy Turner
Planned GM EVs may revive Hummer name – report
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Planned GM EVs may revive Hummer name – report

General Motors (GM) may be looking to its past to find a solution for the future. Ironically, its brand most maligned for being eco-unfriendly may become its new electric-only brand. Reuters reports General Motors is developing a range of premium electric pickup trucks and SUVs, some of which may wear the defunct Hummer name.
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William Stopford
Electric 'crate motor' turns any classic into an EV
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Electric 'crate motor' turns any classic into an EV

A new plug-and-play 'crate motor' promises to turn essentially any car into an electric vehicle. The market for electrified classic vehicles is growing, thanks to cars like the Jaguar E-Type Zero and the Aston Martin DB5 EV that starred at the 2018 Royal Wedding. Homemade conversions with repurposed Tesla batteries are also becoming increasingly common. Swindon Powertrain wants to make it easier for low-volume manufacturers to create electric versions of classic, rare, and unique vehicles.
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Scott Collie
The week's top news stories: October 20, 2019
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The week's top news stories: October 20, 2019

The automotive news wheel is always turning. If you’re not constantly checking CarAdvice – which you should be doing, by the way – it can be easy for some headlines to slip through the cracks. To make sure you haven’t missed anything important, we’ve gathered what we reckon are the hottest news stories from this week, right here. Check them out, and let us know what caught your eye.
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Scott Collie
2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe: M Performance Parts revealed
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2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe: M Performance Parts revealed

Hot on the heels of the 2 Series Gran Coupe's reveal, BMW has launched a range of M Performance Parts for its new compact four-door coupe. Like other models in the BMW stable, the 2 Series Gran Coupe will be available with a range of motorsport-inspired upgrades and accessories, set to be available from the car's European launch in November.
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James Wong
Tesla scoping for talent at the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge
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Tesla scoping for talent at the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge

The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge takes place every two years in Australia, and tasks teams of secondary and tertiary students with developing solar-powered cars capable of travelling 3000km. This year's event features 53 entrants from 23 countries, including seven from Australia. But there was one group in particular that wasn't interested in the competition itself.
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Paul Maric