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15th October 2019

Cummins Unveils Low Profile Bus Battery Pack

Automotive supply giant Cummins will debut its low-profile battery pack to boost the production of BEV buses. It will unveil the battery as part of its ‘Next Generation Battery...

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14th October 2019

Renault Accelerates Waymo’s Robo-Taxi Push

Renault is helping on the expansion of Waymo’s robo-taxi plans with its cooperation in a pilot program in Paris. The automaker says “France is committed to the development of...

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14th October 2019

Weekly Brief: Waymo Pledges No Drivers in Its Robo-Taxis

Waymo will soon go where no robo-taxi fleet has gone before. Last week the tech company reached out to members of its Early Rider pilot program with a letter...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve

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11th October 2019

Toyota’s Latest BEV Urban AV Concept Unveiled

Toyota has released details of its latest iteration of an urban personal mobility solution in the shape of its LQ concept. The car will be shown at the 2019...

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11th October 2019

Seat Explores Fuel From Waste

Spanish automaker Seat is raiding local authority landfill sites to explore whether biomethane can become a commercially viable alternative ICE fuel. The carmaker will participate until 2023 in the...

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11th October 2019

Toyota Keeps Hydrogen Faith With New Mirai

Toyota has reaffirmed its commitment to hydrogen fuel cell powertrains with the world debut of its second generation Mirai whose makeover is decidedly sporting. The saloon will be unveiled...

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10th October 2019

Engineers Claim AV Collision Safety Mitigation

University engineers claim to have developed decision-making and motion-planning technology to mitigate injuries and damage when driverless vehicles crash. While the first rule for the AV crash-mitigation technology is...

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10th October 2019

Lexus to Reveal Luxury BEV Concept

Lexus has released one of the most bizarre teaser pictures seen to announce a new luxury BEV concept. In a bid to challenge the viewer’s perception, the up-turned ice...

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10th October 2019

PSA Indian Finance Plans Pushes Citroen Mobility

PSA Group is launching vehicle purchase and lease financing in India to push its Citroën brand mobility options. The plans, “Citroën Finance” and “Citroën Lease”, have been launched in...

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9th October 2019

Bosch’s Mini-Explosions to Make Crashed BEVs Safer

A system that sets off a series of explosions in a BEV is claiming to reduce the risk of a devastating fire or electrocution in the event of a...

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8th October 2019

Satellite 5G Too Inflexible for Today’s Connected Cars

Satellite connected car connections are too far away to be a current solution, is the claim being made, rather unsurprisingly, by a telecommunications company. That’s the word from Anritsu,...

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8th October 2019

Polestar R-Amps Up its Power

Polestar is sticking true to its performance car roots with the launch of a power pack upgrade for the new Polestar 2. Leading the performance charge is an electric...

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