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What about the Pacifica minivan made Google choose it for best self-driving taxi?

From all the vehicle models in the world, why did the Google Self-Driving Car Project choose the Fiat Chrysler Pacifica as the perfect self-driving taxi? It's not because FCA wants to partner with a big player for autonomous car…
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Watch out, Tesla: GM’s Opel is launching its own version of the Bolt in Europe

General Motors' Germany-based Opel division has announced plans to launch a re-badged Chevrolet Bolt called Ampera-e. Like the Bolt, the Ampera-e will be capable of driving for over 200 miles on a single charge.
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Tesla quietly raises the price of its Autopilot driver-assist system

Tesla quietly raised the price of its Autopilot system amid the launch of new 100D versions of the Model S and Model X. Other than the $500 price hike, the system remains unchanged.
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Uber beaten by Singapore’s NuTonomy in race to launch first driverless taxi service

Uber is planning to launch a self-driving taxi service in a few weeks but NuTonomy has beaten the ride-hailing company to it. Claiming to be the first service of its kind in the world, NuTonomy has six autonomous cabs tootling…
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FordPass now lets you reserve a parking spot with a few taps of your smartphone

Ford's diverse FordPass mobility service is adding a feature that allows users to book and pay for parking using a Ford-managed smartphone app. It's available in 160 U.S. cities.
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Want a HUD in your motorcycle helmet? Livemap survives where Skully crashed

Are connected motorcycle helmets the future? After the disaster that was Skully, a Russian inventor may have a better way to see the road ahead for riders. We took a look at his latest prototype.
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Last batch of cars announced for Forza Horizon 3 includes 'Top Gear' classic

Turn 10 has announced the last batch of cars coming to Forza Horizon 3. They include the 1972 Reliant Supervan III as well as the 1946 Ford Super Deluxe Station Wagon
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New study shows 1 in 6 new cars must be electric to meet emissions standards

A new study by the World Energy Council shows that one in six new cars sold needs to be electric to meet new, stricter emissions standards. This means that governments and car manufacturers need to ramp up production immensely.
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Mazda won't build a Miata coupe, but Fiat could be up to the challenge

Fiat might turn the Miata-based 124 Spider into a coupe, according to British media outlets. The 124 Coupe will feature a fixed roof, but it's unclear whether it will boast traditional coupe proportions or a more fastback-like silhouette.
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The rotary-engined Mazda sports car isn’t dead yet

Mazda's next-generation rotary-engined sports car has allegedly been given the green light for production. Rumors claim it will feature a turbocharged twin-rotor engine rated at no less than 400 horsepower.
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Kia previews a new Rio, and we’re not talking about the Brazilian city

Kia will introduce the brand new Rio hatchback during the Paris Auto Show. The fourth-generation model will feature a sharper, more grown-up design than its predecessor and a sportier cabin.
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Two top autonomous car tech companies join forces

Mobileye and Delphi Automotive formed a partnership to speed up total driverless vehicle systems. The team plans full production systems by 2019. The two companies plan to develop fully capable systems so automakers won't have to create…