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Mercedes-AMG's next supercar could bring F1 tech to the road

Mercedes-AMG could celebrate its 50th birthday by bringing Formula 1 technology to the streets. The company is allegedly working on a new hypercar powered by an evolution of the turbocharged V6 that powers its F1 car.
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Hamburg, Germany, positions itself as a mobility services testbed

Volkswagen and the city of Hamburg have agreed to work together for three years developing urban mobility solutions. As autonomous driving and other mobility services develop, real-world testing in towns and cities will increase.
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Attending Monterey Car Week is like living in an Xbox racing game

From vintage Ferraris to bleeding-edge Koenigseggs, the most lusted-after cars in the world descend on Pebble Beach every year for Monterey Car Week, and the results will bend your perception of reality.
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Big switch: Nikola One all-electric truck will now be charged by hydrogen fuel cell

Switching from its earlier statement that the Nikola One big rig would be battery-electric with a natural gas extender, now it's hydrogen fuel-cell charged. The company plans its own solar hydrogen production farms and filling stations.
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U.S. traffic fatalities up 7.2 percent in 2015, the biggest increase since 1966

An increase in miles traveled, speeding, drunk driving, and distracted driving contributed to the biggest increase in U.S. traffic fatalities since 1966. Half of the vehicle occupants killed were not wearing seat belts.
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Audi’s 2017 A3 e-tron goes high tech, still easy on fuel

Audi has updated the A3 e-tron for the 2017 model year. The plug-in hybrid hatchback receives more tech features and a sharper look, but it carries over with the same drivetrain as last year's model.
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Audi’s Tesla-punching sedan is beginning to take shape

Audi is in the early stages of developing an all-electric sedan aimed right at the Tesla Model S. Likely called A9 e-tron, the model will boast at least 300 miles of range, wireless charging, and a high level of autonomy.
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GM and the U.S. Army will unveil their hydrogen fuel-cell truck in October

GM and the U.S. Army will unveil a prototype hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle based on the Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck in October. The two entities have partnered on fuel-cell research since 2013.
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Parisians set to go car-free for one day next month

Paris is going car-free on September 25 in a bid to encourage citizens to adopt other mobility solutions. City officials are organizing a massive street fair that will include parades and a huge picnic.
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Rack up 100 points in Uber and Visa’s Local Offers to earn Uber credit

Uber user? If you use a Visa card and live in San Francisco or Los Angeles, you can take part in the new Local Offers program. For every dollar spent at participating merchants, you'll earn a point. A 100 points nets you $10 in Uber credit.
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Takata airbag delivery truck explodes, killing one and injuring four

Reuters is reporting that a truck carrying Takata airbag inflators and propellants -- the components responsible for Takata’s 2015 recall -- exploded in Texas earlier this month, killing one and injuring four others.