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  1. 2017 Audi R8 e-tron: First Details For New All-Electric Sports CarRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    Before next week's official debut of the second-generation Audi R8 sports car at the Geneva Motor Show, Audi released some advance information-including the first official details about the all-electric R8 e-tron sports car that will soon follow the gasoline version. The R8 e-tron information arrives far earlier than expected, as company officials had earlier suggested that new electric and plug-in hybrid versions of the R8 would appear some time after the base car's launch.


  2. Silvercar and the End of the Car Rental NightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MotoringFile

    My work forces me to travel on a regular basis. And because most car service drivers drive like madmen, I always rent a car for my trips between the airport and my clients'.


  3. Kia's teeny tiny engineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Kia is set to throw its hat into the three-cylinder engine ring this year, debuting the diminutive power plant at the 2015 Geneva Auto Show in just a few short weeks. The Korean automaker follows other manufacturers producing small displacement engines such as Ford with it's 1.0-liter Ecoboost and BMW, whose three-cylinder is integral to the i8's hybrid system.


  4. Exclusive: Honda confirms NSX debut for Geneva, announces the rest of the lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    ... at the rear. Power is sent to both axles through a 9-speed dual clutch transmission and this is forming the Sport Hybrid Super Handling All-Wheel Drive System. From 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) it needs less than 4 seconds. Rumor has it that it will go up ...


  5. 2015 Atlanta: Cole Whitt NASCAR Sprint Cup Race PreviewRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    "Atlanta is still a pretty new track to me, but I'm looking forward to going there. I expect it to have a lot of speed.


  6. Kia Racing Privateer Effort Expands To Three Full-Season Kia Forte...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... Sorento CUV, Soul urban passenger vehicle, Soul Electric Vehicle2, Sportage compact CUV, Optima midsize sedan, Optima Hybrid, the Forte compact sedan, Forte5 and Forte Koup, Rio and Rio 5-door subcompacts and the Sedona midsize multi-purpose ...


  7. R. Gary PickettRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    R. Gary Pickett of New London passed away at home Wednesday, February 25, 2015, after a lengthy battle with cancer, he was 72. He was born September 30, 1942. Gary was a 1960 graduate of Western Reserve High School in Collins, where he met his future wife, Megan.


  8. Toyota builds ties with TV viewers via mobile-enabled interactive adRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Mobile Marketer

    Toyota is the first automaker to leverage technology enabling television viewers to interact with an ad using a mobile device or their remote control as the brand looks to strengthen relationships with consumers increasingly interested in multi-screen experiences. Using Delivery Agent's ShopTV platform, Toyota is including an interactive menu in a new ad for the 2015 Camry, with viewers able to use their remote control to browse the car's features on screen or have information sent to their mobile device while they continue to watch.


  9. Audi Confirms New R8 e-tron And Second-Generation R8 LMS RacerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BenzConnection

    Along with the reveal of its all-new R8 supercar , German brand Audi confirmed two additional variants of the car: the battery-powered R8 e-tron and the R8 LMS race car. The LMS racer is simply a successor to the current R8 LMS which competes in a number of GT3-spec competitions around the globe, but the R8 e-tron is set to be the first all-electric offering from the brand with the four rings.


  10. VW counts on new Touran to enter top three in compact minivan segmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    Volkswagen will officially unveil in front of the public its latest generation of the Touran compact minivan in March during the Geneva motor show, counting on the lighter, roomier model to increase sales. The model has high hopes to enter the top three fight in the compact minivan segment as it boasts the largest trunk space in the class, while also coming up with new active and passive safety systems and seamless connectivity features to the world's leading smartphone operating systems, Apple's iOS and Google's Android.


  11. Super Bowl Automotive Ads Drove Auto Dealer Website Traffic to Record...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Dataium's annual "Big Game Automotive Report" measured unprecedented automotive advertising performance, with Toyota, Nissan, and Dodge leading the way. Dataium's annual report measures the reaction of in-market consumers to automotive commercials viewed during the Super Bowl.


  12. BMW Sa hits million-car milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    BMW South Africa reached a major milestone this week as the one-millionth 3 Series sedan rolled off its production line at Rosslyn. BMW SA chairman Harald Kruger - who is also, appropriately, the member of the management board of the BMW group responsible for production - was at the plant on Thursday morning for the occasion.


  13. BU professor recognized for contributions to creation of lithium-ion batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    M. Stanley Whittingham, a distinguished professor of chemistry and materials sciences, in his office. Professor Whittingham helped pioneer the development of the lithium-ion battery, for which he received the National Alliance for Advanced Transportation Batteries Lifetime Achievement Award for more than 40 years of research on batteries.


  14. Is Tesla Model S P85D The World's Fastest Sedan? Yes, ifaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    Even 10 years ago, the idea of a "family sedan" that could accelerate from 0 to 60 miles an hour in less than 4 seconds was something between a rarity and a fantasy. Those heady performance figures were traditionally the territory of extremely expensive sports cars and exotics - but has Tesla invaded this turf with its highest-performance Model S electric luxury sedan, the P85D? The challenge of a fast 0-to-60-mph time depends on three factors: the weight of the vehicle, the torque and power of its motor or engine, and traction - or the ability to get that power to the road without spinning the tires uselessly.


  15. BMW Rosslyn Plant in South Africa rolls out car no 1 millionth, a 3 Series sedanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | India Auto News

    The 1 millionth car was BMW 3 Series sedan. This milestone production of the 1 Millionth 3-Series Sedan was celebrated during the visit of Harald KrA1 4ger, member of the Management Board of BMW AG.


  16. BMW embraces wind, solar powerRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    BMW South Africa is to consider wind and solar power options to make its Rosslyn production plant near Pretoria energy self-sufficient. The carmaker expects that the Rosslyn factory will be able to provide between 25 percent and 30 percent of its energy needs itself by the middle of this year.


  17. A 'breakthrough' in rechargeable batteries for electronic devices and electric vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KurzweilAI.net

    A micrograph that shows the porous structure of the nanoboxes used in the new battery cathode material Researchers from Singapore's Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology of A*STAR and Quebec's IREQ have synthesized a new material that they say could more than double the energy capacity of lithium-ion batteries, allowing for longer-lasting rechargeable batteries for electric vehicles and mobile devices. The new material for battery cathodes in based on a "lithium orthosilicate-related" compound, Li2MnSiO4, combining lithium, manganese, silicon and oxygen, which the researchers found superior to conventional phosphate-based cathodes.


  18. In quest for better lithium-air batteries, chemists boost carbon's stabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Chemists from Boston College and UMass Amherst applied two nano-scale coatings to a unique form of carbon, known as 3DOm. The resulting boost in 3DOm's stability produced performance gains that could lead to the material's use in lithium-air batteries.


  19. Sales boom: Fast, fun cars return to showroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    The 550-horsepower hybrid Acura NSX made its debut last month at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.


  20. A great ride but a trifle too sober in looksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    THE Jetta was one of the first offerings in India from German automobile heavyweight Volkswagen, but in its 8-year life, it never really got its due. Initially, the Skoda Octavia hogged the limelight.