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China took nine years to build the world's largest sea-crossing bridge

It cost approximately $20 billion

It cost approximately $20 billion.

Motorsports
Rosenqvist inherits win in Formula E opener after Abt disqualified

Wild two days of racing in Hong Kong.

A disqualification and a crash in the pit.

Green
Should Tesla care that it sold zero cars in Hong Kong after incentives expired?

Tesla would have you believe that everything is fine. They're probably right.

ETC
$664,200 for a parking space? So what kind of car will be parked in it?

This in a city where a 200-square-foot micro aparatment can cost a half-mil.

Report
Is Tesla Motors getting into the car-insurance business?

Policies would be backed by AXA and QBE.

Tesla once again offering something most OEMs don't.

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Teslas pollute more in Hong Kong than gas cars

Company says Teslas are only half as polluting as conventional vehicles.

Tesla electric vehicles are tested to be dirtier in Hong Kong because of coal-based power sources.

Motorsports
Hong Kong ePrix confirmed for 2016

Team Aguri Also Confirms Antonio Felix da Costa

The FIA Formula E Championship will race in Hong Kong one year from now, while Team Aguri confirms that race winner Antonio Felix da Costa will return to the cockpit.

Motorsports
Formula E to race in Hong Kong, Australia in Season 3

Tokyo, New York Already Under Consideration For Season 4

Discussions are already underway for new Formula E races in seasons to come in locations like Hong Kong, Australia, Tokyo, and New York.

Hong Kong police raid Uber office after arresting 5 drivers

Five Uber drivers arrested in Hong Kong after a raid by police. The issue is potentially illegal taxi operations.

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Hong Kong's subway system makes $2B in annual profit [w/video]

The Hong Kong subway system makes $2 billion in annual profit thanks in large part to the fact that it controls the land that its stations are situated on. Fares still support the system's operating costs.

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VW 'Eyes on the road' ad brings danger of texting and driving to the movies

Distracted driving continues to be a scourge to road safety around the world. In the US, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ran a graphic commercial in April appealing to young people about the dangers of texting and driving. In Hong Kong, Volkswagen helped with a technologically savvy way to make people understand the peril.

Official
Smith Electric finds $42 million lifeline in Sinopoly Battery Limited

It looks like electric delivery truck maker Smith Electric Vehicles is getting plugged back in this summer. The Kansas City, MO-based company, which halted production last year, is getting a $42-million equity investment from Hong Kong-based lithium-ion battery maker Sinopoly Battery Ltd. The catch, of course, is that Sinopoly will be the exclusive battery supplier for Smith and its Newton trucks. But that's certainly better than a sharp stick in the eye.

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Ferrari celebrates at Hong Kong's Asia World Expo

More than 600 Ferrari models, representing every era of the famed automaker's production, celebrated 30 years of presence in Hong Kong with a gathering at the Asia World Expo this past weekend. The event marked the largest single gathering of Maranello's sports cars ever organized in China. The weekend culminated with Marc Gene, Scuderia Ferrari's test driver, unveiling the new 458 Speciale.

Two Wheels
Zero gets electric motorcycles ready for police duty in Hong Kong

Zero officially became many as the maker of electric motorcycles had its largest single-fleet sale to the city of Hong Kong.

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Official
Tesla Model S vs. the world

Since the Detroit Auto Show almost 12 months ago, Tesla began calling 2012 the Year of the Model S. Following the US launch earlier this year, the all-electric sedan is about to go on sale in Europe. Tesla's latest email newsletter reveals a bit about how the company is preparing audiences around the world – namely Canada and Hong Kong – for the Model S.

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Lessons learned spinning around Hong Kong on a Brammo Enertia

A biker in Hong Kong shot video for 20 minutes riding an electric Brammo Enertia. Here's a few observations from viewing it, which you can do below:

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Lego creates six mini Ferrari kits for Shell

The best way we can think of to get customers into your gas stations is by offering complimentary fuel. The next best way? Lego Ferraris. For a limited time, Shell gas stations are offering six tiny Lego Ferrari kits when you fill up your tank.

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