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2022 Geneva International Motor Show Already Canceled Due to Pandemic Issues
2022 Geneva International Motor Show Already Canceled Due to Pandemic Issues

7 Oct 2021, 15:13 UTC / The organizers of the Geneva International Motor Show have decided to cancel the 2022 edition of the event due to issues related to the global pandemic

 
Columnist Says Tesla Is Just Another Carmaker, Musk Just Another Billionaire
Columnist Says Tesla Is Just Another Carmaker, Musk Just Another Billionaire

15 Jul 2021, 14:45 UTC / Drew Magary analyzed Tesla’s behavior when it comes to its workers in his SFGATE column and concluded it is more of the same.

 
Toyota Powers Past Volkswagen to Become World’s Best-Selling Carmaker
Toyota Powers Past Volkswagen to Become World’s Best-Selling Carmaker

28 Jan 2021, 09:31 UTC / Toyota has regained its spot as the world’s top-selling car brand for the first time in five years, managing to weather the pandemic better than VW

 
Last Ever Porsche 911 991 Speedster Auctions Complete with Matching Chronograph
Last Ever Porsche 911 991 Speedster Auctions Complete with Matching Chronograph

11 Apr 2020, 09:50 UTC / Porsche to auction off the last ever 911 991 Speedster next week, money to be donated to fight the effects of the coronavirus

 
Ferrari, Worldwide Clients Donate One Million Euros to Modena's Health Care Unit
Ferrari, Worldwide Clients Donate One Million Euros to Modena's Health Care Unit

10 Apr 2020, 14:21 UTC / Ferrari and an undisclosed number of clients of the Prancing Horse are doing the best they can to help AUSL Modena fend off the coronavirus pandemic

 
1950s Ford Popular Found Buried in the Garden After More Than 50 Years
1950s Ford Popular Found Buried in the Garden After More Than 50 Years

10 Apr 2020, 06:33 UTC / Man working in his garden during COVID-19 lockdown finds entire car buried under his lawn, only missing the wheels. Strangely, there’s no record of it anywhere

 
Volkswagen China Reopens Dealerships, Reports “Clear Signs Of Business Recovery”
Volkswagen China Reopens Dealerships, Reports “Clear Signs Of Business Recovery”

9 Apr 2020, 20:57 UTC / Volkswagen is all high and mighty about going back into business in China, but the sales figures for the month of March 2020 don't look exactly promising

 
Air Pollution Exposure Has Been Linked With Higher Death Rate From Coronavirus
Air Pollution Exposure Has Been Linked With Higher Death Rate From Coronavirus

9 Apr 2020, 18:54 UTC / As if it wasn't obvious already, now we have hard proof that PM 2.5 fine particulate matter and the COVID-19 coronavirus don't mix

 
Analysts Suggest That Global EV Sales Will Drop 43 Percent This Year
Analysts Suggest That Global EV Sales Will Drop 43 Percent This Year

9 Apr 2020, 18:03 UTC / The coronavirus pandemic, Russia's back and forth with the Saudis, and supply chain disruptions are expected to wreak havoc on EV adoption in 2020

 
You Can Now See the Himalayas From 100 Miles Away as Air Over India Clears
You Can Now See the Himalayas From 100 Miles Away as Air Over India Clears

9 Apr 2020, 16:06 UTC / After decades of being obscured by smoke, the Himalayas are now once again visible from as far as 100 miles away as the skies have cleared

 
Batman Takes Out the Batmobile in Mexico to Enforce Stay-at-Home Orders
Batman Takes Out the Batmobile in Mexico to Enforce Stay-at-Home Orders

9 Apr 2020, 05:10 UTC / Batman de Monterrey or Batman Regio is putting his celebrity status to good use, trying to get people to stay indoors during the COVID-19 pandemic

 
Coronavirus Pushes EV Buying Intention to New Heights
Coronavirus Pushes EV Buying Intention to New Heights

8 Apr 2020, 12:26 UTC / A study by Venson Automotive Solutions finds that British customers' EV buying intentions have changed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic

 
Millionaire Racer Benjamin Chen Destroys Rare Gemballa Mirage GT in NYC Crash
Millionaire Racer Benjamin Chen Destroys Rare Gemballa Mirage GT in NYC Crash

8 Apr 2020, 03:09 UTC / The modified Porsche Carrera GT smashed into the back of a van first but fled the scene. Before being taken away in cuffs, Chen smashed into four other cars

 
Toni Bou’s At-Home Workout Is the Best of the Coronavirus Pandemic
Toni Bou’s At-Home Workout Is the Best of the Coronavirus Pandemic

7 Apr 2020, 04:19 UTC / World champion rider shows off his skills inside his fancy, multi-story Spanish mansion, aims to motivate people to stay at home during the pandemic

 
Speeding in Your Lamborghini to Get Tested for Coronavirus Is Still Illegal
Speeding in Your Lamborghini to Get Tested for Coronavirus Is Still Illegal

6 Apr 2020, 06:10 UTC / New South Wales Police remind drivers that they “shouldn’t break the road rules under any circumstances.” Speeding is still speeding, still illegal

 
Jay Leno Plays Roadside Mechanic on Broken-Down 1953 Mercedes-Benz 300 d
Jay Leno Plays Roadside Mechanic on Broken-Down 1953 Mercedes-Benz 300 d

6 Apr 2020, 05:26 UTC / Real estate agent went out for a ride in his classic car but had to pull over due to mechanical issues. Jay Leno pulled over to help him out

 
Here’s How Tesla Is Making Ventilators Out of Available Car Parts
Here’s How Tesla Is Making Ventilators Out of Available Car Parts

6 Apr 2020, 03:40 UTC / Video shows a glimpse at manufacture process underway to deliver medical-grade ventilators to hospital dealing with an influx of COVID-19 patients

 
Tom Cruise Grounded, Top Gun: Maverick Delayed
Tom Cruise Grounded, Top Gun: Maverick Delayed

3 Apr 2020, 04:12 UTC / Tom Cruise breaks the news to fans: the film won’t be out until December, so those who waited over 3 decades for the sequel will have to wait some more

 
U.S. Auto Sales Are Significantly Down Because of the Coronavirus Crisis
U.S. Auto Sales Are Significantly Down Because of the Coronavirus Crisis

2 Apr 2020, 14:55 UTC / The Big Three in Detroit along with pretty much every other automaker in America are strained by the coronavirus in terms of sales figures

 
This Volkswagen Samba Bus Is a Thank You to Doctors in the COVID-19 Front Lines
This Volkswagen Samba Bus Is a Thank You to Doctors in the COVID-19 Front Lines

2 Apr 2020, 11:58 UTC / Gran Turismo livery for the 1962 Volkswagen Samba bus serves as a digital thank to you all the doctors fighting against the coronavirus outbreak