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Mercedes-Benz will focus on electric vehicles by 2025

Mercedes-Benz will focus entirely on electric vehicles in 2025 and be ready to sell only electric cars by 2030, the company said on Thursday, adding a caveat that the transition would depend on “market conditions.” Mercedes thus joins a growing list of companies including General Motors, Stellantis and Renault who …

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When are electric vehicles getting cleaner than gasoline cars?

Detroit – You glide silently out of the Tesla showroom in your sleek new electric Model 3, content to look great and do your part for the planet. But keep going, you’ll have to drive another 21,725 ​​kilometers before it harms the environment less than a gas-guzzling sedan. It’s the …

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Factbox: Lifetime Carbon Emissions of Electric Vehicles Compared to Gasoline Cars

(Reuters) – Reuters analyzed data generated by a model from the Argonne National Laboratory to determine when a typical electric vehicle (EV) becomes cleaner than an equivalent gasoline car in terms of its lifetime carbon footprint. Based on a series of assumptions, the data showed that a Tesla Model 3 …

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Loan vehicles: generate income, customer satisfaction

While some stores may be reluctant to use loaner vehicles, if managed effectively, they can positively impact your business in many ways, resulting in higher sustained income. Here are a few ideas that I am pushing for stores evaluating a new loan program or looking to maximize the value of …

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Delivery on last mile vehicles | Fleet owner

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an upsurge in online sales and, consequently, parcel deliveries. While e-commerce consumption has steadily increased over the years, the pandemic has accelerated this growth. According to Chris Reamsnyder, vice president of sales, commercial vehicles for Raybestos, an automotive brake brand, projections suggest this level …

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Wide range of Bosch cabin filters for electric vehicles

Over the past year, the number of newly registered electric vehicles has increased dynamically due to government incentives, expanding charging infrastructure and growing environmental awareness. As a result, electric cars and plug-in hybrids are also of increasing importance for workshops. With market coverage exceeding 90%, the Bosch range includes cabin …

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Toyota corrects course on electric vehicles with new models for the United States

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to launch two new battery-powered vehicles in the United States this year, revising its earlier tentative stance on electric vehicles and trucks. The automaker said on Wednesday it would begin selling the unnamed electric vehicles and an unspecified plug-in hybrid model, adding to a lineup of …

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Thousand vehicles stranded, 10,000 without electricity after heavy snowfall

NIIGATA – About 1,100 vehicles were stranded on a highway and more than 10,000 households suffered power outages on Thursday as heavy snow fell over a large area along the Sea of ​​Japan coast, the government said. and the police. Snow has disrupted several road and rail services since Wednesday …

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Gaussin tests the first locally manufactured electric vehicles in Qatar’s free zones

APM 75T units Gaussin announced the testing of the first electric vehicles in Qatar in the Ras Bufontas free zone, which will help reduce carbon emissions at the port of Hamad. The manufacturer is deploying the first batch of electric terminal tractors – the APM 75T – for QTerminals, which …

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Toyota acquires license to assemble vehicles in Ghana

Economic news for Monday, November 2, 2020 Source: dailymailgh.com 2020-11-02 Toyota Tsusho Corporation Toyota Tsusho Corporation has announced that it has acquired a license for a vehicle assembly company, a first for a Japanese company in Ghana. The planned production capacity of the new plant is 1,300 units per year, …

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Philips MasterDuty lighting line for medium and heavy vehicles

Lumileds has launched a new line of Philips MasterDuty headlight bulbs specifically designed for Class 2-8 medium and heavy duty trucks. According to the company, the bulbs are designed to handle rough terrain and damaged pavement while providing protection against mechanical shock. The bulbs should also offer a battery life …

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U.S. auto market glut leaves freighters laden with parked vehicles at sea

Nearly two football fields long, the freighter Jupiter Spirit arrived in the Port of Los Angeles on April 24 after a nearly three-week journey from Japan, ready to unload its cargo of approximately 2,000 Nissan Armada SUVs, Rogue crossovers and Infiniti sedans in a quick half-day operation. But when the …

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Nissan adds nearly 346,000 vehicles to Takata recall saga

Automotive News FILE – In this file photo from February 9, 2017, the Nissan Motor Co. logo is seen on a car on display in the gallery at its global headquarters in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Nissan is recalling more than 450,000 vehicles around the world because a brake fluid leak …

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Top 10 Ground Vehicles for SEMA 2019

GearJunkie Motors editor-in-chief Bryon Dorr explores every nook and cranny of the 2019 SEMA Show to bring us the best ground vehicles at the show this year. There was a varied and impressive selection of constructions! The biggest auto show on the planet is the annual SEMA Show in Las …

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Hunter Engineering and Bush Specialty Vehicles team up for SEMA 2019

Connect To share Tweeter To share E-mail Hunter Engineering will welcome Bush Specialty Vehicles to its booth at SEMA 2019 to highlight mobile tire service solutions. “We are extremely pleased to partner with Hunter Engineering to bring this mobile tire and truck repair solution to market,” said Larry Vanover, president …

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Ministers and delegates pledge to introduce 10 million fuel cell vehicles to the world over 10 years at conference in Japan

Ministers and delegates from more than 30 countries, regions and organizations pledged on Wednesday in Tokyo to introduce 10 million fuel cell vehicles, trucks, buses and other hydrogen-powered systems, as well as 10,000 fueling stations. hydrogen, around the world over the next 10 years. This means an increase of about …

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Why can’t we use electric vehicles as a backup battery?

On Sunday September 1, Japan will remember the massive Kanto earthquake of 1923 with the annual Disaster Reduction Day. Also on Sunday, or maybe a day later, Hurricane Dorian is expected to hit Florida. This is the perfect opportunity to remind us that the all-new shiny EV in the garage …

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Toyo Tires unveils the first tire dedicated to side-by-side vehicles

Connect To share Tweeter To share E-mail Toyo Tires unveiled its first tire dedicated to side-by-side vehicles, the Toyo Open Country SxS. The Open Country SxS delivers the performance and design features of the race-winning Open Country M / TR in a smaller package specifically designed for side-by-side vehicles. 32 …

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Michelin and GM to launch airless passenger vehicle tires by 2024

MONTREAL. Michelin and General Motors presented a new generation of airless wheel technology for passenger vehicles – the Michelin Uptis (or “Unique Puncture-proof Tire System”) prototype – at the Movin’On Summit for Sustainable Mobility. Michelin and GM have also announced an agreement to validate the Uptis prototype and have set …

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US military ship embarks JGSDF vehicles for first point-to-point expedition> Commander, US 7th Fleet> Display

SASEBO, Japan (NNS) – Embarkation for the very first point-to-point expedition of Japanese Land Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) vehicles aboard a US military vessel took place at Commander, US Fleet Activities Sasebo , July 27. Boarding was both practical and a training opportunity to enhance interoperability between the U.S. military and …

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Nissan to recall 3.53 million vehicles: airbags may not deploy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co Ltd on Friday said it would recall 3.53 million vehicles, most of them in the United States, citing passenger-side airbags that may not work properly because the vehicle’s sensors could malfunction . A man walks past the Nissan Motor Co. logo at the company’s …

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