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theguardian.com - Jasper Jolly - Chinese firms prepare to charge into Europe's electric car market
Chinese firms prepare to charge into Europe's electric car market
The Guardian

Tesla boss Elon Musk is not known for admiring his competition, but when Chinese manufacturer Nio made its 100,000th electric car last week, he offered his congratulations. It was a mark of respect from a chief executive who had been through…

yankodesign.com - Gaurav Sood - Maserati's sleek yet luxurious automotive merges the brand's past + future of autonomous supercars!
Maserati's sleek yet luxurious automotive merges the brand's past + future of autonomous supercars!
Yanko Design

Maserati has always pushed the envelope of luxury and performance right from its inception in 1914, and till date. So what does the future hold for the Italian luxury supercar maker in an era where the automotive industry is making the rapid shift…

autotimesnews.com - Eight most ridiculous models of the global automotive industry
Eight most ridiculous models of the global automotive industry
Autotimesnews

All these cars, causing a lot of questions to their creators, once drove on ordinary roads. Despite all their oddities, cars still found buyers. AutoTimesNews has included models from the last century in the list of the strangest cars. The…

marketwatch.com - Wallace Witkowski - The semiconductor shortage is here to stay, but it will affect chip companies differently
The semiconductor shortage is here to stay, but it will affect chip companies differently
MarketWatch

A global shortage of semiconductors — chips that power massive data-centers, modern autos and countless digital devices — has roiled global manufacturing and is not expected to end soon. It isn't a blanket problem, however, as…

jalopnik.com - Elizabeth Blackstock - The Lady And The Dale Dismantles Myths Of Transness Via The Automotive Documentary
The Lady And The Dale Dismantles Myths Of Transness Via The Automotive Documentary
Jalopnik

The story of Geraldine Elizabeth Carmichael, the Twentieth Century Motor Company, and the three-wheeled Dale is one of the more sensational scandals that has crossed through the automotive world—but it's a story deeply intertwined with our…

businessinsider.com - Matthew DeBord - Apple can definitely build a car - but it wouldn't want to sell it in the US
Apple can definitely build a car - but it wouldn't want to sell it in the US
Business Insider

No rumor in the auto business has been bigger for the past few months than the Apple Car. Nobody knows what Apple is planning, but it probably isn't an actual vehicle. However, Apple could build its own car — but it could only sell it in…

thestar.com - Three auto-themed products to splurge on this week
Three auto-themed products to splurge on this week
Toronto Star

The Tread 2 wristwatch is made by former British specialty-car builder Devon Motor Works, which is now called Devonworks. The timepiece, available in several colours and models, uses four miniature motors attached to a series of drive belts that…

autonews.com - After all this time, industry still wrestling with diversity
After all this time, industry still wrestling with diversity
Home Page

At a time of social unrest stemming from incidents of police violence and questions of injustice, industries across the country are facing heightened concern over issues of diversity and inclusion. The auto industry is no exception, a gathering of…

indianexpress.com - ENS Economic Bureau - NCLAT dismisses DVI plea over resolution plan for Amtek Auto
NCLAT dismisses DVI plea over resolution plan for Amtek Auto
The Indian Express

The NCLAT has dismissed the petition by Deccan Value Investors challenging the NCLT approval to its resolution plan for debt-ridden Amtek Auto without execution of a lease of a property. A three-member National Company Law Appellate Tribunal…

mechnotechs.com - Harish Reddy - Ford and Google Collaborate To Accelerate Auto Innovation, Reinvent Connected Vehicle Experience -
Ford and Google Collaborate To Accelerate Auto Innovation, Reinvent Connected Vehicle Experience -
Mechnotechs

Ford and Google come together in first-of-its-kind partnership to create unique services and capabilities for Ford and Lincoln customers, and to accelerate Ford's transformation plan Ford has also named Google Cloud its preferred cloud provider to…

bloomberg.com - Kyle Stock - The (Robot) Pizza Guy Is Here
The (Robot) Pizza Guy Is Here
Bloomberg

New deals for Nuro and Kiwibot show the beauty of thinking small. New deals for Nuro and Kiwibot show the beauty of thinking small. The future of transportation is battered and fried, with some gooey cheese stuffed in the middle. That's the message…

politico.com - Victoria Guida - Post-pandemic boom poised to get smacked with severe shortages
Post-pandemic boom poised to get smacked with severe shortages
POLITICO

Despite the raft of positive headlines around soaring consumer purchases and lower jobless claims, supply disruptions have led to an uptick in costs for companies in industries from furniture to food. | Carlos Osorio/AP Photo With the economy set…

moneycontrol.com - Swaraj Baggonkar - This week in Auto: Maruti raises prices; Bajaj opens and shuts bookings of Chetak; Govt clears development...
This week in Auto: Maruti raises prices; Bajaj opens and shuts bookings of Chetak; Govt clears development...
Moneycontrol

Twenty-two of the world's 30 most polluted cities are in India. But the central government is moving steadfastly to change that. Besides the push for electric vehicles (EVs) the government is looking to push hydrogen as clean-fuel alternative to…

businesstoday.com.my - BusinessToday - UMW Group's Automotive Sales Surges By 35% For First Quarter of 2021
UMW Group's Automotive Sales Surges By 35% For First Quarter of 2021
Business Today

The UMW Group's automotive sales surged by 35 percent for the first quarter of 2021 with both UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) and its associate company, Perodua, registering higher sales. Sales volume for the Group climbed steadily mainly due to new model…

bloomberg.com - Tommaso Ebhardt - CNH Said to End Talks With China's FAW on Sale of Iveco Unit
CNH Said to End Talks With China's FAW on Sale of Iveco Unit
Bloomberg

FAW hadn't presented an acceptable offer, person familiar says Agnelli family's CNH was in talks since last year on sale Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg Want the lowdown on European markets? In your inbox before the open, every day. Sign up…

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