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Tesla Batteries Investigated for Possible Defects

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating why Tesla vehicles have spontaneously burst into flames. The federal agency has launched an investigation possible battery defects in Tesla sedans and SUVs and the possibility that battery defects may have caused … 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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Jaguar Land Rover Plans to Give Owners Crypto to Share their Driving Data

Jaguar Land Rover may soon let drivers earn rewards in cryptocurrency for sharing their data. Drivers will be able to use their earnings to pay for coffee and parking. Jaguar Land Rover owners may soon be able to earn cryptocurrency … Continue reading

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A California Lawmaker Proposes Lanes with no Speed Limit on Two of the State’s Busiest Highways

“Put the pedal to the metal” or the American version of Germany’s autobahn. A California lawmaker has proposed a bill to construct speed limit-free lanes on I- 5 and Highway 99 in the state as a way to reduce pollution. … Continue reading

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Tesla Unveils Faster Third Generation Supercharger

Tesla launched faster third generation Supercharger Tesla presented its third generation Supercharger charging stations during a customer event at its headquarters in Fremont, California on March 6. The new “V3” Supercharger will be capable of charging the Model 3 at … Continue reading

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Elon Musk Says Classical Music Will Keep Teslas Safe

Tesla Sentry Mode will play Bach’s Toccata and Fugue during a robbery. Tesla Sentry Mode will play classical music and fight off robbers like in ‘Rick and Morty’. Nothing keeps out thieves more effectively than a DMinor musical composition.

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Digital License Plates Are Now Allowed in Michigan

Michigan has just joined a short list of states by approving digital license plates. The state’s legislature passed a law Thursday allowing the plates, which are high-tech alternative to their metal counterparts. They are digital screens mounted onto a frame that … Continue reading

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Tesla’s Model 3 to Be the Prime Target of Hacking Contest

Tesla is making its Model 3 the target of a hacking competition in Vancouver in an effort to improve its digital security. Tesla’s Model 3 sedan will be the focus at Pwn2Own, one of the biggest events in competitive security … Continue reading

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The Sunshine State is the Deadliest State for Pedestrians, Study Says

Going for a walk? You might be risking your life by just taking a walk down a Florida street. Nine of the 20 ranked as the deadliest U.S. cities for pedestrians are in Florida, with Orlando listed as least safe … Continue reading

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Aston Martin Will Convert Classic Cars to Electric so They Don’t Get Banned from Cities

Aston Martin wants to take advantage of the growing interest in classic cars and as the government says they are too polluting, Aston will fit them with batteries. The British automaker announced this week that it developed an electric conversion … Continue reading

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