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CATL Postpones Announcement About North American Plant Due to Pelosi's Visit to Taiwan
CATL Postpones Announcement About North American Plant Due to Pelosi's Visit to Taiwan

3 Aug 2022, 10:45 UTC / The Chinese battery giant was supposed to talk about it now, but it decided to postpone that to September or October so things could cool down

 
Nancy Pelosi’s SPAR19 Flight Crashed Tracking App, Millions Chase It Into History Books
Nancy Pelosi’s SPAR19 Flight Crashed Tracking App, Millions Chase It Into History Books

3 Aug 2022, 07:28 UTC / The SPAR19 flight that carried House Speaker Nancy Pelosi from Kuala Lumpur to Taiwan was tracked in all by close to 3 million people

 
Graft's Off-Road Bike With Carbon Fiber Wheels Is Available to Buy, if You Can Afford It
Graft's Off-Road Bike With Carbon Fiber Wheels Is Available to Buy, if You Can Afford It

4 Apr 2022, 15:17 UTC / Graft's EO.12 electric off-road bike is now available to purchase. The two-wheeler boasts of featuring carbon fiber wheels that are 25 percent lighter

 
Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot Crashes Against Emergency Vehicle in Taiwan
Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot Crashes Against Emergency Vehicle in Taiwan

13 Mar 2022, 10:31 UTC / The company said a while ago that it did a software update that would prevent crashes with stopped vehicles on the road. Yet…

 
Gogoro Develops New, Swappable EV Battery That Promises Better Range and Improved Safety
Gogoro Develops New, Swappable EV Battery That Promises Better Range and Improved Safety

9 Mar 2022, 15:08 UTC / The company that powers 95 percent of all electric two-wheelers in Taiwan unveiled the world’s first solid-state lithium ceramic battery for two-wheel swapping

 
Tesla Model S Got New Goodies in Taiwan, Will Soon Come to the U.S. in a Refreshed Form
Tesla Model S Got New Goodies in Taiwan, Will Soon Come to the U.S. in a Refreshed Form

12 Jan 2022, 15:14 UTC / Tesla unveiled an updated version of its Model S and Model X top models, with new features and a CCS charge port that will soon be available in the U.S.

 
Ultra-Strong XC.24 Electric UTV Is Ready for Closed Circuit Racing and Family Rambles
Ultra-Strong XC.24 Electric UTV Is Ready for Closed Circuit Racing and Family Rambles

3 Jan 2022, 13:29 UTC / Graft's UTV is described as great for both family rambles as well as driver training and closed-circuit racing. It boasts a power peak of 80kW.

 
Graft's 4WD Electric ATV Claims to Be Half the Weight of Average Off-Road Quads
Graft's 4WD Electric ATV Claims to Be Half the Weight of Average Off-Road Quads

31 Dec 2021, 10:41 UTC / Graft's QD.41 four-wheeler is touted as the first true narrow-track, electric 4WD ATV. It is ultralight and ready to take you off-road and on the trail

 
Chinese Government Pressures Continental to Cut Ties With Lithuania Over Taiwan
Chinese Government Pressures Continental to Cut Ties With Lithuania Over Taiwan

17 Dec 2021, 20:24 UTC / The latest report from Reuters details how the German auto parts supplier Continental has seen pressure from the Chinese Government

 
U.S. Chip Manufacturer Incentive Will Come With a Surprise: Compulsory Unionization
U.S. Chip Manufacturer Incentive Will Come With a Surprise: Compulsory Unionization

30 Nov 2021, 00:22 UTC / Anyone willing to receive the money to produce semiconductors in the U.S. may need to have union representation in the workforce

 
Jet Bike Races Ducati Streetfighter V4, You Can Guess Where This Is Going
Jet Bike Races Ducati Streetfighter V4, You Can Guess Where This Is Going

12 Oct 2021, 09:54 UTC / Remember that jet bicycle from Taiwan? Well, it is back, and its rider has gotten a few friends together, closed the road, and done a few drag races

 
Man Breaks Speed Barriers and Laws With Jet Engine Bike - Fined a Whopping $6.50
Man Breaks Speed Barriers and Laws With Jet Engine Bike - Fined a Whopping $6.50

11 Sep 2021, 11:41 UTC / This YouTube video shows a Taiwanese man with a jet engine strapped to a carbon fiber bike. The run achieved a top speed of 83 mph and lasted 30 seconds.

 
Large Chipmaker Announces Temporary Shutdown at the Worst Possible Time
Large Chipmaker Announces Temporary Shutdown at the Worst Possible Time

5 Jun 2021, 07:17 UTC / A key Taiwanese semiconductor manufacturer must shut down two production facilities due to the health crisis getting worse in the region

 
2022 Ford Ranger Revealed in Taiwan With Cleaner Engines, More Safety Features
2022 Ford Ranger Revealed in Taiwan With Cleaner Engines, More Safety Features

19 May 2021, 17:13 UTC / Ford has updated the current-generation Ranger one last time for the Taiwanese market before the all-new model rolls out next year

 
Lamborghini Urus Continues the Brand's Tradition, Burns to a Crisp in Taiwan
Lamborghini Urus Continues the Brand's Tradition, Burns to a Crisp in Taiwan

10 May 2021, 15:44 UTC / You know how you think you managed to leave something behind you, only for it to come back and bite you when you least expect it? Lamborghini knows

 
Ford Ranger Becomes Outdoor Gym, Are Adventure Workouts the Next Big Thing?
Ford Ranger Becomes Outdoor Gym, Are Adventure Workouts the Next Big Thing?

22 Feb 2021, 10:26 UTC / The Blue Oval's official subsidiary in Taiwan has decided the midsize workhorse pickup truck can easily double as a mobile fitness club; oddly, we agree!

 
In This Taxi, You Can Sing for a Free Ride or a Cash Prize
In This Taxi, You Can Sing for a Free Ride or a Cash Prize

5 Jan 2021, 06:18 UTC / Tu Ching Liang, the karaoke taxi driver from Taipei, Taiwan, says he’s training his customers’ courage so he can turn them into superstars

 
The Android of Electric Vehicles? Foxconn Announces MIH Open Platform for EVs
The Android of Electric Vehicles? Foxconn Announces MIH Open Platform for EVs

19 Oct 2020, 11:42 UTC / The company that builds the iPhone 12 for Android will soon be responsible for building EVs for traditional automakers thanks to an all-new platform

 
Taiwanese Airport Offers Fake Flights to Nowhere, Not as a Joke
Taiwanese Airport Offers Fake Flights to Nowhere, Not as a Joke

3 Jul 2020, 12:56 UTC / The Songshan Airport in Taipei has gone through massive renovations during lockdown, is now allowing people to relive the airport experience to check it out

 
Pokemon Go Grandpa Now Rides Bike With 64-Smartphone Mount, Impresses Some More
Pokemon Go Grandpa Now Rides Bike With 64-Smartphone Mount, Impresses Some More

28 Jun 2020, 04:01 UTC / Chen Sanyuan has secured a sponsorship from ASUS, which means he can ride a bike like no other in this world, made to catch Pokemons