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Tesla Police Car Nearly Runs out of Power During Chase in California

М И Н И С Т Е Р С Т В О Н А О Б Р А З О В А Н И Е Т О И Н А У К А Т А A Tesla Model S patrol … Continue reading

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The New Electric Turbine that Can Generate Two to Five Times the Torque of Motors

The Hunstable Electric Turbine by Linear Labs can boost the efficiency of EVs, scooters, and wind turbines. A Texas-based startup, Linear Labs, claims that its innovative electric prototype can generate two to five times the torque of existing motors with … Continue reading

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Tesla Owner Implants RFID Chip to Turn her Arm into Key

A Tesla Model 3 owner “bio-hacked” her body and implanted a key card chip into her forearm to unlock and start her vehicle. Amie DD, a software engineer with a background in game simulation and programming, recently released a video … Continue reading

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Man Pushes BMW into River: He Wanted a Jaguar for His Birthday

A young man in India pushed a BMW he received as a birthday gift into a river as he wanted a Jaguar instead. The 22-year-old man, son of a prosperous local landowner, pushed a brand-new BMW into a river in … Continue reading

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Daimler and Bosch Get Approval to Test Driverless Valet Parking

Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, and Bosch, a global auto supplier, will start valet parking using autonomous driving technology Daimler and Bosch received approval from local authorities in Stuttgart, Germany, to test an autonomous parking valet system, the companies … Continue reading

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Mayor Halts Madrid Low-Emissions Zone Despite Its Success

The new mayor of Madrid has the city’s congestion pricing program stopped, even with early proof that it reduced traffic and pollution after it entered into force in November last year. It is the first big European city to reverse the creation of … Continue reading

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Driving Tesla Produces More CO2 Than Diesel Cars, Study Says

The CO2 emissions of electric vehicles are higher than those of diesel cars, according to German researchers. A study conducted by the Ifo, under the leadership of German physics professor Christoph Buchal has revealed that the electric vehicles might be … Continue reading

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Driverless Bus Trial in Vienna Put on Hold after Incident

A self-driving bus hit a pedestrian in Vienna and stopped Austrian trials of the technology. Austrian authorities are investigating why a driverless bus struck a pedestrian in Vienna, an incident that resulted in minor injuries but paused the trials of … Continue reading

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SpaceX Wants to Travel New York to Shanghai in 40 Minutes

Musk wants to fly you anywhere in the world in less than an hour. SpaceX continues to move toward developing passenger rockets. A plane ride from New York City to Shanghai usually takes about 15 hours – and it could … Continue reading

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TuSimple Self-Driving Trucks to Haul Mail Between Phoenix and Dallas

Self-driving trucks operated by technology startup TuSimple will haul mail and packages across the Southwest in a two-week pilot program. The US Postal Service has awarded a contract to TuSimple, a firm that aims to bring the first self-driving truck to market. … Continue reading

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