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VW Sees Supply Chain Woes Continuing for the Rest of the Year

VW Group posts €4.3 billion earnings in the third quarter, compared to €2.9 billion in the same quarter in 2021. The automaker sees supply chain pressures continuing through the end of 2022, with the fourth quarter expected to be "especially challenging." Semiconductor supply issues are not seen as diminishing by the end of 2022, despite

By |2022-11-01T00:15:42+00:00October 31st, 2022|Categories: Future Cars, Volkswagen|Tags: , |0 Comments

Mercedes-Benz Doubled All-Electric Car Sales In Q3 2022

Mercedes-Benz Cars reports 520,100 global car sales during the third quarter of 2022, which is 20% more than a year ago. The number includes 517,800 Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars (up 21%) and a small number of vans. The German manufacturer clearly is recovering from the weaker first part of the year. The most important thing for

BMW XM Label Red With 738 HP Confirmed For Fall 2023 Launch

BMW is making a bold statement launching the XM performance plug-in hybrid SUV as its flagship model to celebrate the M division’s 50th anniversary. It is the first ever full-M PHEV, but just like the rest of the current M lineup, there will be more than one flavor to choose from. For its regular M

By |2022-10-31T23:57:54+00:00October 30th, 2022|Categories: BMW, Featured|Tags: |0 Comments

Watch Chevy Corvair Vintage Handling Test Footage

For many Americans and even those living abroad, the Chevrolet Corvair still represents a dangerous, irresponsible vehicle that hangs out in dark alleyways and sells stolen watches. Yes, the unique rear-engine, rear-wheel-drive car that hails from the US of A has been thoroughly villainized and many blame Ralph Nader’s book Unsafe At Any Speed for

By |2022-10-31T22:33:38+00:00October 30th, 2022|Categories: Chevrolet, Featured, World|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Ford Is Moving Ahead With Staff Cuts

Ford Motor CEO Jim Farley has said his company has too many people—too much waste in its drive to catch up in the electric-vehicle race. Now, he’s doing something about it. Ford (ticker: F) is offering severance packages to some U.S. salaried staff that have been deemed as underperforming, The Wall Street Journal reported on

By |2022-10-31T23:24:37+00:00October 29th, 2022|Categories: World|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Volkswagen Brand CEO Confirms Two Entry-Level EVs

After 100 days of running the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, CEO Thomas Schäfer has outlined his vision for the marque, offering details about the company's upcoming EV products in the process. In a LinkedIn post, Schäfer, who previously was the head of Skoda Auto, said that Volkswagen would only build electric cars in Europe from

Plug-In Car Sales In China Surged 78% In September 2022

The Chinese passenger car market noted another positive month with a 10% year-over-year increase in sales in September. Meanwhile, the plug-in electric car segment is booming, reaching a new record level and taking more than a third of the total market. According to EV Volumes' data, shared by Jose Pontes, some 636,000 new passenger plug-in

Flooded electric cars caught on fire- Sanibel fire crews respond to golf cart fire at The Dunes

Several electric golf carts that were flooded in Hurricane Ian caught on fire last week on Sanibel. At about 4 p.m. on Oct. 16, the Sanibel Fire and Rescue District responded to The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club, at 949 Sand Castle Road, Sanibel. The district reported that the fire was contained and confined to

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Sales Decreased

Sales of hydrogen fuel cell cars, an alternative zero-emission solution to battery-electric cars, remain low without much chance for significant growth. According to the California Fuel Cell Partnership's data, during the third quarter of 2022, only 153 hydrogen fuel cell cars (aka FCV or FCEV) were sold in the US, which is 82% less than

Mick Schumacher feels ‘bad luck follows’ him after debris damaged his car in Austin

Mick Schumacher feels like “bad luck is following” him after a potential top-ten at the United States Grand Prix fell apart leaving him down in 14th place. Fighting for his Formula 1 career, Haas making it clear to the German they want points not crashes, Schumacher made a solid start to Sunday’s race at the

By |2022-10-24T18:56:56+00:00October 24th, 2022|Categories: News, World|Tags: , , |0 Comments
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