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Amazon invests in autonomous driving technology company
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9th Feb 2019
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Amazon invests in autonomous driving technology company

Aurora, a startup focused solely on self-driving vehicle technology, has secured over US$530 million ($750 million) in Series B funding. This round of funding is led by venture capital firm Sequoia, Amazon, and T Rowe Price Associates, an asset management company. Thanks to this latest round of investment Sequoia gains a seat on Aurora's board. According to the Aurora, Amazon will be tapped for its "unique expertise, capabilities, and perspective".
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Derek Fung
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Red Eye review
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8th Feb 2019
4 min read

Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Red Eye review

The Challenger SRT Hellcat Red Eye doesn't quite manage that trick, although it often feels as if it is trying to, but it still represents the same 'more equals better' mentality. The regular SRT Hellcat, which Americans can buy from their local Dodge dealers, isn't exactly lacking firepower: already producing an entirely healthy 527kW from its supercharged 6.2-litre V8.
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Mike Duff
Cold weather can cut EV range by 41 per cent - study
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8th Feb 2019
2 min read

Cold weather can cut EV range by 41 per cent - study

iPhone owners will know how much of an impact the cold can have on their battery life. Turns out, electric vehicle owners are facing the same struggle, with a study from the North American AAA revealing driving range can drop by up to 44 per cent in frigid conditions.
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Scott Collie
2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road unveiled
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7th Feb 2019
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2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road unveiled

The Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road has made its debut at the 2019 Chicago motor show. Power comes from a 2.5-litre four-cylinder Dynamic Force engine making 151kW of power. It's hooked up to an eight-speed automatic, and a torque vectoring all-wheel drive setup capable of shifting up to 50 per cent of the engine's torque to the rear wheels.
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Derek Fung
2021 BMW iNext testing begins
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7th Feb 2019
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2021 BMW iNext testing begins

BMW has teased its upcoming pure-electric, autonomous crossover, the iNext, as it gears up to being production in 2021. That's right, 2021. The plug-in technology showcase was teased by a distinctive concept last year, with a suitably eye-catching exterior and a cabin inspired by a "modern, high-end living space".
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Scott Collie
2019 Ram 1500 gains barn-door tailgate
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7th Feb 2019
2 min read

2019 Ram 1500 gains barn-door tailgate

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Scott Collie
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7th Feb 2019
2 min read

2019 Ram 1500 gains barn-door tailgate

RAM 1500 2019
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Scott Collie