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Ford Fusion Energi can travel up to 610 miles

Ford Fusion Energi can travel up to 610 miles

Ford boasts that its new Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid has been rated with an EPA-estimated range of 610 miles, the highest combined mileage in the segment. Ford has brought some changes to the 2017 Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid’s powertrain software and regenerative braking system that have significantly improved the mileage […]

The new Bentley Continental GT Speed arrives in the US

The new Bentley Continental GT Speed arrives in the US

The fastest production Bentley has made its North American debut during an exclusive event in New York City. Bentley dealers across the US are now more than happy to take orders for the new Continental GT Speed line, but they do not accept less than 240,300 dollars. With deliveries starting […]

Google brings its self-driving car project closer to Detroit

Google brings its self-driving car project closer to Detroit

The internet giant plans to open a research center for autonomous technologies near Detroit, so that it can be right in the heart of the US auto industry. The time has come for Google to come closer to the automotive industry, especially considering the recent tie-up. The Mountain View-based company […]

US: BMW invests in a carpooling service

US: BMW invests in a carpooling service

The German premium automaker has announced this week a “strategic investment” in Scoop Technologies, a software company that offers a carpooling mobile application called Scoop. Scoop app has been launched in 2015 initially being available in Pleasanton, California, for now to operate commute trips and to connect people in San […]

GM’s Maven reaches into three more US cities

GM’s Maven reaches into three more US cities

The Maven car-sharing company owned by General Motors is expanding its services in Chicago, Boston and Washington D.C. this summer. General Motors has shown great determination from the beginning of this year to tackle the ride-sharing business, by introducing its own brand called Maven. The service has started in Ann […]

US: 271k Ford F-150 trucks recalled over brakes failure

US: 271k Ford F-150 trucks recalled over brakes failure

Ford is recalling some of its F-150 pickups in North America to replace their brake master cylinders, following customers’ reports over front braking failures. The automaker said that nine drivers reported loosing stopping power that led to accidents without any injuries, while it was also aware of one alleged injury […]

Waze tests carpooling program in San Francisco

Waze tests carpooling program in San Francisco

The popular traffic navigation application owned by Google has started testing its carpooling service in the Bay Area this week. Google-owned online mapping Waze started to assess the ride-sharing business by launching a beta carpooling program last July in Israel, in the Tel Aviv area. And now, the company has […]