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Hood latch problems found by Subaru on its Tribeca SUV

Hood latch problems found by Subaru on its Tribeca SUV

Subaru said it found some possible issues on Tribeca’s hood latch and it had to call back to dealers 77,000 SUVs in United States to fix the problem. The Japanese automaker issued a recall for 77,000 model year 2006-2014 Tribecas build between November 16, 2004, to January 27, 2014 because […]

Chevy Bolt turning into Opel Ampera-e starting 2017

Chevy Bolt turning into Opel Ampera-e starting 2017

The European market will get a taste of the affordable electric vehicle courtesy of General Motors, which has tasked its subsidiary Opel to introduce their latest green vehicle next year. The German automaker has announced it would introduce the new “Ampera-e” for European markets – which is practically the rebadged […]

[Video] Tesla to offer free in-home charging in Sweden

[Video] Tesla to offer free in-home charging in Sweden

Following an agreement with a municipality-owned power company, Tesla will offer free charging to its Swedish customers. Tesla is growing in popularity in Sweden and last year’s sales results are a proof in this direction. Registration data showed that the electric maker marked an impressive boost in the country in […]

Mercedes started the production of its refreshed GLS

Mercedes started the production of its refreshed GLS

Mercedes-Benz said that its US plant in Tuscaloosa has started the production of the new GLS flagship sport utility vehicle. The beginning of the year could not have been better for Mercedes-Benz, as the company emerges as the leader of January global sales, overpassing its archenemies Audi and BMW. If […]

Japan’s auto industry to shrink by the end of the decade

Japan’s auto industry to shrink by the end of the decade

The Japanese automotive industry is the home of too many automakers at the moment, and it is likely to close its ranks by 2020, analysts say. Japan is the home of more automakers than Germany or United States have, with eight independent global players being involved in the automotive industry. […]

Volkswagen might sell one of its engines units

Volkswagen might sell one of its engines units

Sources told Reuters that several investors were interested in buying one of Volkswagen’s units which make engines used in ships or small power stations. With costs over the emissions scandal mounting up, many analysts are speculating that Volkswagen will eventually be forced to sell some assets to cope with the […]

Uber could face trouble in Hungary

Uber could face trouble in Hungary

Pressure on Uber is growing, as more governments around the world are tightening the regulations to support the traditional taxi companies. There are more and more protests around the world against car-sharing companies, as traditional taxi services are trying to limit the expansion of Uber-like applications. Governments are also responding […]