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Rolls-Royce professionally renders the design concepts of kids
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24th Oct 2020
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Rolls-Royce professionally renders the design concepts of kids

Super-luxury brand Rolls-Royce has professionally rendered the dream cars of kids, as part of an international design competition. From 5000 submissions four winners were eventually selected, each in one of the following categories; technology, environment, fantasy and fun. Chenyang from China, aged 13, took the top prize in the technology category, with the Rolls-Royce Bluebird II. His streamlined design is powered by jet turbines, and is supposed to work on "land, water, and snow."
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William Davis
Nissan's 500,000th Leaf delivered to Norway
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10th Sep 2020
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Nissan's 500,000th Leaf delivered to Norway

Nissan has delivered its 500,000th Leaf model, a decade after production of the all-electric hatchback began. The milestone coincided with World Electric Vehicle Day on September 9, 2020. Built at the Japanese manufacturer’s Sunderland plant, the car was delivered to a customer in Norway. According to Nissan, over 14.8 billion cumulative clear-air kilometres have been driven by the model worldwide since it was launched in 2010.
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William Davis
Subaru Impreza 22B STi listed for more than $500,000
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24th Jul 2020
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Subaru Impreza 22B STi listed for more than $500,000

A 1998 Subaru Impreza 22B STi has been listed for sale in the UK for £295,000 (approximately AU$526,013). The 22-year-old car, which was imported new from Japan the year that it was made, is one of just 424 ever built (400 were made for the local Japanese market, and the rest were exported by Subaru). According to documentation, this particular rare Subaru 22B has been driven just 434km, resaving it in as-new condition.
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William Davis
London Electric Vehicle Company predicts massive growth for 2020
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24th Feb 2020
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London Electric Vehicle Company predicts massive growth for 2020

Geely-owned electric vehicle (EV) maker, London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) has forecasted major growth for 2020 following its 2019 sales figures. After selling more than 2500 of its hybrid TX taxi and shuttle variants across 2019 (up from 1300 in 2018), the marque has begun preparations for a projected further 50 per cent increase in demand in 2020. LEVC believes it will be selling into 20 markets globally by the end of 2020.
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Liam Murphy
Ghosn outlines 'conspiracy', admits to working on alliance with FCA
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8th Jan 2020
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Ghosn outlines 'conspiracy', admits to working on alliance with FCA

In a two-and-a-half-hour press conference in Beirut, Lebanon, Carlos Ghosn, the former CEO of Renault and Nissan, has given a full-throated defence against the charges he was facing in Japan. Starting with an hour-long monologue to a packed conference room, Ghosn said he was detained in an "inhumane system of hostage justice" with a 99.4 per cent conviction rate.
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Derek Fung