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Rivian: Prices for truck, SUV will be lower than previously announced

First pickups coming before end of the year, with a lucky 7,777 batteries

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Nissan’s future dual-motor EVs will be dual threats

The e-4ORCE all-wheel drive system is superb in prototype form

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Porsche ends two-decade Super Bowl commercial hiatus with 'The Heist'

This will be Stuttgart's first Super Bowl spot since 1997

U.S. senator slams Tesla's 'misleading' name for Autopilot driver assistance system

Markey calls for 'rebranding and remarketing the system to reduce misuse'

A U.S. senator on Friday urged Tesla Inc to rebrand its driver assistance system Autopilot, saying it has "an inherently misleading name" and is subject to potentially dangerous misuse. The electric automaker introduced new warnings for red lights and stop signs last year "to minimize the potential risk of red light- or stop sign-running as a result of temporary driver inattention," Tesla said in the letter. Senator Edward Markey said he believed the potential dangers of Autopilot can

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We rode in the BMW i3 Urban Suite to see what small-scale luxury is like

The chauffeur had better be OK with other people's feet

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Rivian will build high-end electric SUVs for Ford or Lincoln, its CEO says

They'll be assembled on the same line as Rivian's R1T and R1S

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New Genesis battery-electric crossover to debut next year

South Korean luxury brand also mulling flagship GV90 crossover

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Trump scraps fuel economy freeze, now proposes slight increases

1.5% increase per year would still be far less than the Obama standards

The Trump administration is making a concession on its proposed minimum fuel economy requirement for new vehicles, but environmental groups and a key Democratic senator complain it does not go far enough, and still falls well below the requirements set under the Obama administration. Fuel economy standards would increase 1.5% per year from 2021 through 2026 under the new proposal. Environmentalists and Delaware Sen. Tom Carper hardly cheered the move, which doesn't come close to the 5% annual

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Daimler denies battery supply problems, plans to build 50,000 EQCs this year

But launch of the EV in North America is reportedly postponed

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Ferrari SF90 Stradale shows how it was made in new video

Watch highlights of how the prancing horse builds its first-ever PHEV

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UPDATE: Mercedes reportedly halves EV production target due to battery shortage

It wanted to sell 25,000 EQCs in 2019 but only managed to build around 7,000

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EU finds Jeep Grand Cherokee and Suzuki Vitara break emissions rules

Jeep already has a fix, but Suzuki doesn't yet have a solution

Fiat Chrysler's Jeep Grand Cherokee and Suzuki's Vitara diesel models both break emissions rules and must be fixed or face a ban on sales across Europe, the Dutch road authority ruled on Thursday. The RDW authority, acting as the reference regulator for across the European Union, said Jeep had developed a software fix and that the authority had ordered the company to recall the model across Europe to roll it out. It added Suzuki had yet to find a credible solution for the Vitara.

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Fun eBay finds for the average cost of a new car in America

Why not have a little fun?

The average new car in America costs more than $35,000. But here are some fun and interesting used options for someone who is looking for something with more personality for that price.

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Bridgestone plans to introduce airless tires on commercial vehicles, bicycles

First up are airless-tire bicycle at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo

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