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Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid Available in R-Design Guise

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The super-efficient Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid - one of the best-selling hybrid-electrified vehicles in Europe in 2013 - is now also available in Volvo Cars’ R-Design specification.
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Nissan Develops ‘Self-Cleaning' Car Prototype [video]

25 April, 2014 01:55:00
Washing a car can be a chore - and a costly one at that. In response, Nissan has begun tests on innovative paint technology that repels mud, rain and everyday dirt, meaning drivers may never have to clean their car again.
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Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid Available in R-Design Guise

24 April, 2014 10:54:00
The super-efficient Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid - one of the best-selling hybrid-electrified vehicles in Europe in 2013 - is now also available in Volvo Cars’ R-Design specification.
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GM Produces 4 Millionth Ecotec Engine

24 April, 2014 08:21:00
General Motors Spring Hill powertrain plant produced its 4-millionth Ecotec engine just two years after the 3-millionth engine was assembled.
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Volkswagen XL1 Claims Top Accolade In Designs Of The Year Awards

24 April, 2014 05:28:00
The Volkswagen XL1, the world’s most fuel-efficient hybrid car, has been named the winner of the Transport category in the annual Designs of the Year Awards.
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ABB First to Successfully Pass Certification for Multistandard EV Fast Chargers

24 April, 2014 03:25:00
ABB Terra DC chargers are industry’s first to pass CHAdeMO 1.0 and third-party CE certification for multistandard chargers.
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New Aygo To Reap The Benefits Of Latest Toyota Engine Technology

24 April, 2014 01:55:00
Toyota’s 1.0-liter three-cylinder gasoline engine has picked up a clutch of international awards since its debut in the original Aygo in 2005, commended for both its impressive economy and its distinctive driving character.
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UQM Technologies and Kinetics Drive Solutions Collaborate on Electric Drive Systems for Electric Commercial Vehicles

23 April, 2014 05:35:00
UQM Technologies and Kinetics Drive Solutions are collaborating to offer an efficient and robust integrated electric motor and multi-speed transmission system for commercial vehicle applications that will benefit from a full system approach.
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GM Shipping Ignition Parts and Dealer Repairs Underway

23 April, 2014 12:19:00
General Motors has shipped thousands of kits consisting of ignition switches, ignition cylinders and key sets for older model small cars subject to a safety recall.
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Sixt Leasing to Offer Tesla Model S in Switzerland

23 April, 2014 09:14:00
Tesla Motors announced an expansion of its strategic relationship with Sixt Leasing.
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Land Rover Unveils the Range Rover Hybrid Long Wheelbase in Beijing

23 April, 2014 07:00:00
Land Rover has further progressed the development of its Range Rover with the global debut of the Range Rover Hybrid Long Wheelbase at the Beijing Motor Show.
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EV Buyers Are Younger And More Affluent Than Those Buying A Hybrid

23 April, 2014 06:14:00
Experian Automotive released findings from an analysis comparing electric and hybrid vehicles.
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NHTSA Probes Bosch Electric Car Charger

23 April, 2014 03:37:00
The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened a preliminary investigation into a fire that started in a 2013 Nissan Leaf as it was charging in a consumer's garage, taking a closer look at the Bosch electric car charger.