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Report: Mercedes-Benz EQE shapes up as Tesla Model S rival for 2022

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz has begun producing the first of its EQ line of electric cars in Europe with the EQC 400 SUV.

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KYOCERA and BYD Japan to collaborate on integrated energy system for EVs

Green Car Congress

Kyocera Corporation and BYD Japan Co., the Japanese arm of China’s BYD Co. announced a joint project to develop an integrated renewable supply-demand energy system for EVs.

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No puncture, no pressure: GM could offer airless Michelin tire in 2024 EV

Green Car Reports

Michelin yesterday revealed a comprehensive look at what some cars could be rolling on in just five years: the company’s first airless passenger-vehicle tire.

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New Audi A6 quattro for Europe: three diesels, all MHEVs

Green Car Congress

Audi is launching the fourth generation of the A6 allroad quattro on European markets with a choice of three V6 TDI 3.0-liter engines. The 3.0 TDI is available in three output ratings. The first produces 170 kW (231 PS) and – from 1,750 to 3,250 rpm – 500 N·m (368.8

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Tesla gets (more) real with online pricing, downplays gas-price game

Green Car Reports

It came as something of a breakthrough on Monday when Tesla updated its website to, nearly, put cash prices for its cars up front in its Design Studio—where potential buyers go to configure the cars they want to buy.

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Wärtsilä offering first commercially available auto-docking system: SmartDock

Green Car Congress

The technology group Wärtsilä has taken a notable step towards realising the full commercial potential of autonomous vessels.

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What matters most when fast-charging an electric car on a road trip? Twitter poll results

Green Car Reports

Last week, after being deluged with comments about our long-distance drive in an Audi E-tron, we asked our audience what parameters are most important to them when fast-charging on a road trip.

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Tesla pricing, Mercedes-Benz EQE, airless tires, fast charging: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

General Motors and Michelin are testing airless tires on a Chevy Bolt EV. Plans are revealed for a mid-sized Mercedes-Benz electric sedan. Tesla puts real cash pricing up front on its website. And our Twitter followers answer what matters most to them when fast-charging on an extended trip.

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New Audi A6 quattro for Europe: three diesels, all MHEVs

Green Car Congress

Audi is launching the fourth generation of the A6 allroad quattro on European markets with a choice of three V6 TDI 3.0-liter engines. The 3.0 TDI is available in three output ratings. The first produces 170 kW (231 PS) and – from 1,750 to 3,250 rpm – 500 N·m (368.8 lb-ft) of torque, sufficient for the sprint from 0 to 100 km/h (0–62.1 mph) in 6.7 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155.3 The WLTP values correlate to an NEDC fuel consumption for the A6 allroad quattro 45 TDI of 5.9–5.8

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Kia XCeed: First picture revealed of crossover

Green Cars News

Kia has revealed a picture of its new XCeed – a crossover variant of the Ceed hatchback that’ll be revealed in full on 26 June

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Renesas Electronics enables embedded automotive ADAS developments with Perception Quick Start Software

Green Car Congress

Renesas Electronics Corporation continues to accelerate the development of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) systems with new Perception Quick Start Software based on its R-Car V3H system-on-chip (SoC). The solution delivers reference software for camera obstacle detection (COD), LiDAR obstacle detection (LOD), and road feature detection (RFD)—three key recognition areas for sensor-based Level 2+ autonomous vehicle systems.

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UK new car registrations fall again in May

Green Cars News

New car numbers declined –4.6% in May, with continued uncertainty over diesel and underlying economic and political instability hitting consumer and business confidence

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Jaguar Land Rover and BMW to collaborate on next-gen electrification

Green Cars News

Jaguar Land Rover and BMW Group today confirmed they are joining forces to develop the next-generation of technology for electric vehicles

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