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As nanoFlowcell AG looks to begin small series production of its radical Quant F, it has announced plans for a new “QUANT City” development center to take its fuel cell ambitions far beyond. Unlike hydrogen fuel cell vehicles from Toyota, Honda, Hyundai, and others, QUANT’s technology uses a salt-water-based fuel cell system it says is […] The post nanoFlowc […]
In addition to state and federal tax credits, the Tesla Model X may be eligible for up to a $25,000 tax deduction known as the “Hummer Tax Loophole.” It falls under IRS Section 179, but was given its nickname after many companies used it to deduct the purchase of large SUVs – gas-guzzling SUVs, and so […] The post Tesla Model X Should Be Eligible For $25,000 […]
Tesla CEO Elon Musk posted a mysterious series of tweets last Friday, including one referencing a Tesla Model Y. Just as puzzling, he later deleted them. In the Twitter conversation, a Tesla fan asked if the Model 3 crossover will have falcon wing doors, similar to the configuration on the Model X. “There will be […] The post Is A Tesla Model Y In The Works? […]
Volkswagen’s U.S. CEO Michael Horn revealed more details on the company’s emissions scandal during his Congressional testimony. He said Volkswagen’s top executives both in the U.S. and Germany did not know software meant to cheat on emissions tests had been installed in over 11 million diesel-powered cars, saying he learned about the defeat devices “just […] […]
Analysts are carefully watching Volkswagen to see if it can recover from its diesel emission scandal, and a few are wondering if electrified vehicles will be the answer. “VW is actually in a strong position to innovate their way out of this mess,” said analysts with Lux Research. “They have been spending the most on […] The post Why Electrified Vehicles May […]
After continued sales growth, Kia announced that it’s expanding the market for its only battery electric vehicle in the U.S., the Kia Soul EV. Consumers in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and Maryland can now buy the electrified version of this mini-ute. The added markets brings the total number of states selling Soul EVs to […] The post Kia Soul EV Now Av […]
Mitsubishi will show off a new all-electric compact crossover concept at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. Called the Mitsubishi eX Concept, the crossover blends the looks of the brand’s “dynamic shield” front end with Mitsubishi’s twin-motor all-electric powertrain that drives all four wheels using the brands S-AWC system. The Japanese automaker says that the […]
A mystery has been solved. What mystery? How the 2016 Chevy Malibu Hybrid gets an estimated 5 mpg better fuel economy than the 2016 Volt when running in gas-burning hybrid mode even though both use the same essential “drive unit,” or gas-electric transaxle. The 1.5-liter compact-class Volt is a 53-mile extended-range EV, but in gas […] The post Why the 2016 […]
Volkswagen has withdrawn its application for EPA certification on its 2016 model year diesel vehicles. Without EPA certification those 2016 Volkswagen diesel vehicles cannot be sold in the U.S., meaning it could be quite some time before they’re able to leave dealership lots. The German automaker has been awaiting EPA approval for those models, but […] The p […]
Toyota is planning to offer self-driving cars to the public by 2020. The Japanese automaker has been testing new automated driving technologies through a program called Highway Teammate with the aim of launching related products by 2020, just in time for the Tokyo Olympic Games. The test vehicle is a modified Lexus GS that features […] The post Toyota Wants […]
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said that his government will continue to pursue a friendly policy toward China and firmly promote all kinds of cooperation between the two countries. MORE...
The Appropriation Bill for the Budget - 2016 has been approved by the Cabinet of Ministers and it is scheduled to be tabled in Parliament on October 23 (First reading), the Ministry of Finance said. MORE..
Taking keen interest to purchase multipurpose JF-17 Thunder aircraft from Pakistan, Sri Lankan Air Force Chief Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala will arrive in Islamabad next month to further pushing the deal, diplomatic sources said. MORE..
Seventy three Sri Lankan refugees who were living in special camps in Tamil Nadu will arrive in Sri Lanka with the assistance of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday, to start a new life on the island. MORE...
In a significant move, China has dispatched a special envoy to Sri Lanka, where major Chinese investments are being reviewed since a Beijing-friendly president was ousted from power in January and a recent parliamentary election reinstated a national unity government seeking a more neutral foreign policy. MORE..
The US on Thursday announced an additional $1.745 million for demining in Sri Lanka's former war theatre. US ambassador Atul Keshap conveyed this to minister D.M. Swaminathan, saying the funding would be for international and domestic partners and the National Mine Action Committee. MORE...
Gossip9.lk News : An Indian businessman K.V. Gopiraj has lodged the complaint against Aksha, who has documented expectant safeguard. In her application, she says she has had an adoration illicit relationship with Gopiraj, a wedded man, who had guaranteed to wed her, on which guarantee she has had a sexual relationship as well. At his welcome, she has spent a […]
Gossip9.lk News : A monster blossom, said to be one of the world's most seasoned and biggest species, has sprouted at a Tokyo park without precedent for a long time, it's accounted for. The 2-meter-high (6.5 feet) Titan arum seldom blossoms and is famously hard to proliferate. The Jindai plant gardens in the city of Chofu have extended their openin […]
Gossip9.lk News : According to the media reports, a karate master from Galewela, known in the Islamic State as Abu Shuraih Sailani (not the real name) who has been reportedly killed in Syria in an air strike last week is said to be the first Sri Lankan member of the ISIS. Abhu Shuraih Sailani, 37, after completing his GCE O/L, has pursued Islamic studies wit […]
Gossip9.lk News : President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime pastor Ranil Wickremesinghe have entered a mystery settlement to remove the professional Mahinda Rajapaksa bunch from governmental issues, "Sathhanda" daily paper reports refering to dependable sources. The mystery agreement has occurred on the intercession of the Indian government and the […]
Gossip9.lk News : Thalangama police captured her, delivered her before courts and was remanded until July 28.The spouse touched base at Thalangama police bringing inside of him the records and the protective cap seized by the lady from the policemen. Police captured him as well, on the charge of permitting her to drive an auto in such a mental condition, cr […]
Gossip9.lk News : President Maithripala Sirisena has come to a firm position that his forerunner Mahinda Rajapaksa would not be given the prime ecclesiastical candidature or designations from the SLFP at the forthcoming general decision, reports say. Pioneers of Tamil, Muslim and radical gatherings met the president (29) yesterday for a dialog, where the pre […]
Gossip9.lk News : Bigwigs of security forces have urged the newly sworn in government not to appoint Sarath Fonseka to any high end portfolios related to security, reports say.They have made the request on qualms that Fonseka could seek revenge from many bigwigs of security forces while extending special courtesy to his affiliates, after receiving such a pos […]
Gossip9.lk News : A boy from Coventry has become the youngest computer specialist in the world. Ayan Qureshi is now a Microsoft Certified Professional after passing the tech giant's exam when he was just five years old.Ayan, now six, whose father is an IT consultant, has set up his own computer network at home.He told the BBC he found the exam difficult […]
Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Volkswagen, Emissions, DieselVolkswagen's 2016 models with the 2.0-liter TDI are still months away from arriving at dealers. Once the company resubmits them for testing, the EPA is planning a rigorous certification program to make sure the engines are compliant.Continue reading 2016 VW diesels are still 'months […]
Filed under: Celebrities, Motorsports, Videos, Motorcycle, Bikes, Off-Road, RacingWhen he's not competing in MotoGP, Valentino Rossi stays on two wheels at his own, private race track in Italy that he calls The Ranch. It looks like an amazing place to ride.Continue reading What it's like to spend a day at Rossi's Ranch in ItalyWhat it's l […]
Filed under: Green, Volkswagen, First Drives, Hatchback, HybridIn the wake of VW's diesel scandal, we test one of the automaker's other fuel-sippers, the Golf GTE plug-in hybrid that's (currently) only available in Europe.Continue reading 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTE First Drive [w/video]2016 Volkswagen Golf GTE First Drive [w/video] originally ap […]
Filed under: Jaguar, United States, Open RoadWith its first SUV and a new sedan, the iconic British brand - now owned by India's Tata - seeks a broader audience in the mass market.Continue reading Cat Scratch Fever: Jaguar's turnaround looks toward the USCat Scratch Fever: Jaguar's turnaround looks toward the US originally appeared on Autoblog […]
Filed under: Aston Martin, Emerging Technologies, Technology, Coupe, Performance, SupercarsCastrol thinks it can revolutionize oil changes with the Nexcel that puts everything in a single unit that people can switch out in just 90 seconds. It premieres on the track-only Aston Martin Vulcan and may hit the street in a few years, too.Continue reading Castrol N […]
Filed under: PodcastsIn Episode #450 of the Autoblog Podcast, we discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the BMW X4 M40i, the final Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, and more.Continue reading Autoblog Podcast #450Autoblog Podcast #450 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 09 Oct 2015 09:46:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.Permalink | Email this | Co […]
Filed under: Aftermarket, SEMA Show, Ford, CrossoverFord previews three takes on the Edge Sport, each with a decidedly different approach, to be showcased at the SEMA show in Las Vegas this year.Continue reading Ford Edges its way to SEMAFord Edges its way to SEMA originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 09 Oct 2015 08:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use […]
Filed under: Green, Tokyo Motor Show, Mitsubishi, Crossover, Concept Cars, ElectricMitsubishi previews the eX electric crossover concept it will showcase at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show at the end of this month.Continue reading Mitsubishi to showcase eX crossover concept in TokyoMitsubishi to showcase eX crossover concept in Tokyo originally appeared on Autoblo […]
Filed under: Green, Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Toyota, Technology, Coupe, Hybrid, RacingToyota is proving the power of a modern LMP1 car by using its six megajoules of regenerative braking to cook breakfast for 171 people.Continue reading Toyota shows off by making regenerative breakfastToyota shows off by making regenerative breakfast originally appeare […]
Filed under: TV/Movies, Videos, SafetyIn advance of the upcoming global conference on road safety, the FIA has released this short film called Save Kids Lives, directed by French filmmaker Luc Besson of Transporter and The Fifth Element fame.Continue reading Luc Besson's Save Kids Lives promotes FIA child safety pushLuc Besson's Save Kids Lives pro […]
Plano, Texas (Oct. 6, 2015) – Riding the wave of twelve new or refreshed products introduced in 2015, Toyota once again earned the title of the most valuable automotive brand in the world, according to Interbrand's 2015 “Best Global Brands” annual report. The company’s ranking jumped to number six, up two spots from the 2014 report. Interbrand estimated […]
TORRANCE, Calif. (Oct. 1, 2015) – Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today reported September 2015 sales of 194,399 units, an increase of 16.2 percent from September 2014 on a volume basis. With one more selling day in September 2015 than in September 2014, sales were up 11.6 percent on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis. Visit @Toyota ACCESS to receive […]
Tokyo, Japan, Sept. 30, 2015 -- From October 5 through 9, Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) technologies from around the world will go on display in Bordeaux. Toyota will be one of those hosting an exhibit at the 22nd ITS World Congress (hosted by ERTICO-ITS Europe), and will showcase some of its many ongoing initiatives in this area. Visit @Toyota ACC […]
Toyota City, Japan, Sept. 30, 2015 -- By the end of 2015, Toyota will make a new ITS (Intelligent Transportation System) safety package available on three models in Japan. The package, named ITS Connect, uses Japan's standardized ITS frequency of 760 MHz to receive and share data transmitted by external infrastructure and other vehicles. Equipping ITS o […]
NEW YORK (Sept. 28, 2015) -- Last night at the New York Film Festival (NYFF) Convergence, a brand-new short film series – entitled The Toyota Effect – debuted from award-winning directors Kief Davidson (A Lego Brickumentary, Open Heart), Steve James (Life Itself, Hoop Dreams) and Ross Kauffman (Born Into Brothels, The E-Team). Visit @Toyota ACCESS to receive […]
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 24, 2015) - Aficionados of J Balvin, aren’t just fans, they’re familia. And as such, those in some markets will have a chance to win concert tickets and meet the artist. Visit @Toyota ACCESS to receive your news via e-mail. Update your RSS feed preferences.
Houston, Sept. 21, 2015 -- Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) was selected “Corporation of the Year” by the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC), it was announced today at the chamber’s national convention here. Each year, the USHCC presents this award to a corporation that has championed Hispanic enterprise, demonstrating that diversity and inclusion a […]