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Uber offers ride discounts for merchant buys

Uber launched a Mother's Day discount program. If you order from ProFlowers during an Uber ride, you'll get a discount up to $20 on your next Uber ride. This first nationwide program comes after selected city test of various promotions.
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Hey, taxi! Lamborghini Huracan will get you there fast, but the fare is steep

A private-hire car license has been issued to the owner of a Lamborghini Huracan in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England. A 90 minute ride costs $505. It's doubtful it can get up to the 200 mph-plus maximum speed in city limits.
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Ford shows off 50 years of innovation in a combined 1965/2015 Mustang

Ford recently joined parts of two Mustangs representing 50 years of innovation. The combination 1965/2015 Mustang is on display at the National Inventors Hall of Fame Museum. You can sit in each side and hear the engines, but you can't…
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Check your car; the NHTSA has more than doubled the Takata airbag recall

The largest recall ever has now been more than doubled as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has expanded it to 65-70 million airbags. The airbag inflators are the problem and can explode too hard, sending shrapnel into…
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Japan now has more charging sites than gas stations, but many are private

Japan is leading the way in electric vehicle charging stations. With 40,000 on the streets and in homes, there are 6.000 more than the number of gas stations.
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Here’s why a consultant created a fake electric Chevrolet coupe

A mysterious website promoting an all-electric Chevrolet coupe called Jolt went live recently. The project was the brainchild of Matt Teske, who wanted to gauge buyers' reaction to an affordable, long-range electric coupe.
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More Tesla Model S versions on the way: 75kWh battery is up next

Thanks to a leak by the California Air Resources Board (CARB), we now know that Tesla is building a Model S with a 75kWh battery to slot between the 70 and the 90 trims.
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Keep calm and drive on: We celebrate the absolute best in British motoring

Every nation in the automotive world brings its own magic, and England is no exception. We explore their deep racing history and luxurious craftsmanship with two of the finest examples on the roads today.
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Why Volkswagen's new SUV is so crucial to its future

Volkswagen's Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant just completed the first test body for a new midsize SUV that will carry the company's hopes and dreams for the U.S. market. Production will start later this year.
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Toyota believes magnesium can solve battery woes, eventually

Toyota believes magnesium could be a viable alternative to the lithium-ion battery chemistry that's currently used in everything from phones to hybrid and electric cars. But the technology isn't ready for prime time.
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Eyeing the big leagues: Tesla racing toward annual volume of 500,000 cars

After being stunned by the demand for its recently unveiled Model 3, Tesla is flooring it straight to the future, promising to build a grand total of 500,000 all-electric vehicles in 2018.
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Can an SVR-tuned Jaguar XF superwagon give the Audi RS6 a run for its money?

Jaguar isn't giving up on station wagons quite yet. The company is believed to be developing a second-generation XF Sporbrake, but it has announced that its entry-level XE sedan won't spawn a station wagon.