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This bonkers three-wheeled EV wants to outpace the Polaris Slingshot

A Canadian startup named Girfalco has announced plans to introduce a three-wheeled performance EV named Azkarra. The top Azkarra S model will come with all-wheel drive and a torque vectoring system.
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Maserati is going electric, but it doesn't want a piece of Tesla's market share

The stunning Alfieri concept that Maserati introduced in 2014 has received the green light for production. It will launch in with a powerful gasoline-burning engine and it will spawn Maserati's first EV before the end of the decade.
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In-car biometric sensors will monitor your health, make sure you're really you

Wearable biometric scanners developed for health and wellness, and security sensors like iris and fingerprint scanners will be in one in three cars by 2025. Sensors and scanners will be built-in, brought in, and cloud-enabled.
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Lotus adds lightness and speed to build an Exige that preys on supercars

Lotus has introduced a new, more hardcore version of the Exige named Sport 380. It stands out as the fastest Exige yet thanks in part to a supercharged 3.5-liter V6 engine tuned to generate 380 horsepower.
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Banned Uber drivers can now have their appeals heard in New York City

As a result of negotiations with the Independent Drivers Guild, Uber drivers can now appeal their deactivations. However, only New York City drivers can appeal, and even then, there is plenty of fine print.
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An iconic American brand is set for a comeback after 80 years on the shelf

A Texas enthusiast is taking advantage of a new law to wake up Cord from an 80-year slumber. Production could begin as early as next year, and it will be limited to no more than 325 cars annually.
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Feds want a ‘driver mode’ for smartphones to reduce driver distractions

A government agency is asking smartphone makers to build in technology that reduces the functionality of the device when its owner is driving. The idea is part of wider efforts to reduce accidents caused by distracted driving.
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Uber continues its quest for world domination with expansion into Bangladesh

Uber just took yet another step towards ubiquity. Earlier this week, the transportation titan announced its expansion into Bangladesh, adding to the ever-growing list of countries and cities in which Uber is available.
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Mercedes-Benz is pessimistic about the future of U.S. diesels

Mercedes-Benz is conducting market research to determine whether it is worthwhile to continue selling diesel cars in the U.S. It will continue trying to get a limited number of diesel models certified in the meantime.
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Nissan GT-R owners get free track time at Virginia International Raceway

Nissan GT-R owners who purchase their cars over the next four months will get free driving instruction at Virginia International Raceway. They'll get to drive their own cars on the track.
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It's over: Volkswagen says it will never sell another diesel in the U.S.

Volkswagen has ended a year's worth of speculation by confirming it won't sell another diesel-powered car in the United States. Audi, however, could one day return to the segment with an oil-burning version of the Q7.
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Volvo tuner Polestar will harness electrification to take on AMG and BMW M

Volvo has purchased tuner Polestar and positioned it as an in-house performance division. Polestar will build faster versions of existing cars, but it won't design stand-alone models.