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Domino's trials self-driving pizza delivery robot
Domino's trials self-driving pizza delivery robot

Customers who opt-in will have their pre-ordered pizzas arrive in a fully autonomous vehicle made by self-driving delivery company Nuro...

19 Apr 2021

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There aren't enough batteries to electrify all cars - focus on trucks and buses instead
There aren't enough batteries to electrify all cars - focus on trucks and buses instead

Electric vehicles can have a positive impact on the climate and air pollution levels, but governments should rethink how they electrify the transportation network...

By Cameron Roberts 31 Jul 2020

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Why Ford, Chanel and other companies pitch in during a crisis - without the government ordering them to
Why Ford, Chanel and other companies pitch in during a crisis - without the government ordering them to

Severe shortages of critical medical supplies have prompted governments to compel private companies to fill the gap...

By Elham Mafi-Kreft and Steven Kreft 26 May 2020

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Ford, GE Healthcare partner to produce ventilators
Ford, GE Healthcare partner to produce ventilators

Ford Motor Company, in collaboration with GE Healthcare, will begin producing third-party ventilators to help coronavirus patients...

1 Apr 2020

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Leadership changes at Ford Motor Company
Leadership changes at Ford Motor Company

The changes come as Ford is moving with urgency to fully integrate and accelerate its transformation into a higher-growth, higher-margin business by leveraging smart, connected vehicles and services...

14 Feb 2020

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Electric cars might not yet be green, but we should buy them anyway
Electric cars might not yet be green, but we should buy them anyway

Our power plants may be dirty now. But unlike combustion vehicles, electric cars give us the chance to finally free ourselves from high-carbon travel...

By Ranald Boydell 3 Dec 2019

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Aston Martin creates bespoke garage space for car enthusiasts
Aston Martin creates bespoke garage space for car enthusiasts

Iconic luxury British sports car manufacturer Aston Martin has revealed the design for a new bespoke car garage for car enthusiasts and collectors that takes car ownership to a new level...

2 Sep 2019

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Elon Musk says Netflix and YouTube are coming to Teslas

"Netflix and drive" might become a thing now that Elon Musk revealed upcoming support for the streaming service and YouTube on his Tesla vehicles...

By Shereesa Moodley 31 Jul 2019

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Yanmar's YT5113A robot tractor (Credit: Yanmar)
Yanmar's robotic tractors bring autonomous vehicles out to farm

Osaka, JAPAN - We've had autonomous cars, autonomous trucks, and autonomous buses, and now Osaka-based diesel engine manufacturer Yanmar is introducing a new line of robotic tractors...

By David Szondy 23 Jul 2018

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Why the farm tyre market is weighed down globally
Why the farm tyre market is weighed down globally

Even though the broader sluggishness in the farm equipment market continues to influence farm tyre sales globally, recent research shows that opportunities exist as global sales are likely to surpass 42 million...

18 Jul 2018

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Volvo's new S60 sports sedan its first car made in the US
Volvo's new S60 sports sedan its first car made in the US

Volvo Cars' new S60 mid-size premium sports sedan was revealed recently at a combined car launch and factory opening at Volvo's first US manufacturing plant in Charleston, South Carolina...

25 Jun 2018

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The new Suzuki Jimny looks like it should cross the road holding a G-Wagen's hand (Credit: Suzuki)
New Suzuki Jimny is on the way, and we just want to pinch its cheeks

Suzuki has released the first images of its upcoming new Jimny 4x4 ... and it looks like an adorably baby-faced take on a mini G-Wagen...

By Loz Blain 22 Jun 2018

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Uber yet to make car ownership obsolete

Millennials think Uber has removed the need for car ownership and that owning a car in the near future will be irrational. However, new research indicates that the complete takeover is yet to happen...

18 Jun 2018

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How the Ford F-150 became king of cars
How the Ford F-150 became king of cars

In April, Ford announced that it will be phasing out nearly all of its passenger cars in the United States...

By M. Berk Talay 12 Jun 2018

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