The German motor giant said it would invest €1bn for a 50 percent share of the state-owned parent company of Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group (JAC Motors) as well as increase shares from 50 to 75 percent in an existing joint venture with JAC in electric vehicles, a company statement read. … [Read more...] about Volkswagen Looks East to China, Pledges €2bn to Boost Beijing’s Electric, New Energy Vehicle Market
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THE numbers for Evija, Britain’s first electric hypercar, really are bananas. Lotus has targeted 2,000hp, which is more powerful than anything we have seen from Bugatti, Pininfarina and Rimac. … [Read more...] about Brit-based supercar firm Lotus reveals plans for its £2million Evija EV, four new sports cars and an electric SUV
According to Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard: “Clearly, Alpine is a beautiful brand and we do have to look very, very seriously at the future of this brand to see how it can bring added value to the group.” This news comes just after Renault's recent restructuring and cost-cutting drive to save at least $2.2B over the next few years, reducing jobs in France and worldwide markets by the thousands. What's more, the move directly affects the Alpine A110's future as the Dieppe plant where the car is built will be converted once production ends. … [Read more...] about Alpine Brand Could Survive By Going Electric
AA president Edmund King said: “The last thing we want is drivers glued to the speedometer 100 per cent of the time. We want drivers to concentrate on the road ahead.” … [Read more...] about How much are speeding fines in the UK, will I get a ticket if I am 1mph over the limit and what is it on motorways and dual carriageways?
AMG DYNAMICS vehicle dynamics control is integrated into the AMG DYNAMIC SELECT drive programs. In the "Basic", "Advanced" and "Pro" levels, it influences the control strategies of the ESP® (Electronic Stability Program) or the all-wheel drive, for example. The intelligent pilot control anticipates the desired vehicle behaviour based on the driver's actions and the sensor data. The range spans extremely stable to highly dynamic, for a comfort-biased or particularly sporty driving experience. The AMG DYNAMICS functions can also be directly selected via the AMG steering wheel buttons. Both the modifiable vehicle characteristics and the extensive appointments options offer a wide spectrum between sportiness, elegance and lifestyle, with the coupé and cabriolet meeting each individual customer requirement. … [Read more...] about 2021 Mercedes E-Class Coupe, Cabriolet Videos Show The Updated Design
PS5 UIPlayStation 5's new user interface will allow you to see more details about friends' games without opening the applications themselves. "Even though it will be fairly fast to boot games," says Cerny, "We don't want the player to have to boot the game, see what's up, boot the game, see what's up. Multiplayer game servers will provide the console with the set of joinable activities in real time. Single-player games will provide information like what missions you could do and what rewards you might receive for completing them—and all of those choices will be visible in the UI. As a player you just jump right into whatever you like." … [Read more...] about PlayStation 5: Everything We Know About It — Reveal Event, Launch Games, PS5 Release Date Rumors, And More