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The 2020 concept car from Volkswagen breaks all electric car stereotypes. The exteriors reflect a truly compact car that is perfect for the city. However, this doesn’t compromise its interiors at all. It is even considered the next threat to the Tesla Model 3. Advertisement It has an extremely spacious interior and boot space. There are also a few noticeable features that make the Volkswagen electric car truly stand out. It will truly make the Tesla Model 3 run for its money. What to expect from this electric car? It is based on a modular electric floor plan. This was according to Thomas Tetzlaff from Volkswagen Canada. The car is designed from ground-up to be fully electric. The car has a very compact feature. It will definitely leave a …

Volkswagen to take on Uber with Moia brand and new autonomous EV German automotive giant Volkswagen has announced its new ‘Moia’ mobility services brand, which aims to be one of the top-three mobility services in 10 years time. Set to challenge ride-sharing services like Uber, Moia will also at some point offer its own electric passenger vehicle as part of the Volkswagen Group’s electric vehicle onslaught. Speaking to industry journal Automotive News Europe, Moia’s CEO, Ole Harms, said: “We are still moving around our cities like we did 20 or 30 years ago”. “We need to offer new forms of transportation and really improve the traffic situation.” Above: the Gett ride-sharing service, which Volkswagen recently invested in Harms said the brand’s focus is to launch a shuttle service operating between scheduled buses and ride-sharing services like Uber...

Production Ready Chevrolet Beat Activ Showcased At 2016 LA Auto Show After showcasing the Chevrolet Beat Activ concept (New Generation Spark globally) at the 2016 Auto Expo, General Motors has now revealed the production version of the car at the ongoing LA Auto Show. The upcoming Beat Activ also previews the all-new soft-roader that Chevrolet is planning to bring to India instead of the Spin MPV. In fact, the car showcased at Los Angeles comes with all the characteristics of a rugged city car suited for the Indian road conditions. In terms of looks, Chevrolet has retained most of the styling and design attributes of the concept in the production version. The car comes with sharp, well-finished sweptback headlamps that really add a nice character to the new design. The new beefy bumper comes with large ...

LDV e-G10 revealed in Guangzhou, under consideration for Australia The all-electric LDV e-G10 has been unveiled over the weekend at the Guangzhou motor show, becoming the Chinese manufacturer’s latest model in its expanding line-up. Powered by a 75kW/380Nm electric motor, the LDV e-G10 can accelerate from 0-100km/h in under 14 seconds on its way to a top speed of 150km/h. For short bursts, the electric motor has an overboost-like function that sees outputs double to 150kW and 800Nm. The e-G10 has a range of up to 200km on a full charge and can can be charged in as little as 90 minutes (with fast charging). Supported by 50,000 charging points across China, the e-G10 is part of parent company SAIC’s commitment to reach 600,000 annual sales of cars and commercial...

Deadpool 2 Movie New Director The Deadpool 2 movie has finally found a new director. Advertisement If you can recall, Tim Miller had quit directing the upcoming sequel a few months ago. The reason why he left had something to do with disputes involving the movie's main actor, Ryan Reynolds, as well as their creative differences and casting preferences. News of Tim Miller's departure from the highly anticipated sequel had caused quite an alarm among the fandom --- causing fear, rumors, and speculations on the second film's cancellation. As reported on GameNGuide, the one to take the helm in directing the sequel is none other than Director David Leitch. While still a fresh director, having only directed one movie so far, John Wick, where he is a co-director, David Leitch had served as ...

The Churchill Crocodile Flamethrower Tank Was A Terrifying Beast (Watch) Watch some stunning footage of the British Flamethrower tank! The Crocodile was a modified Churchill tank,  fitted with a flamethrower in place of the hull machine gun. An armored trailer, towed behind the tank, carried 400 Imperial gallons (1,800 liters) of fuel. The flamethrower had a range of over 120 yards (110 meters), far greater than man-portable units. Regarded as a powerful psychological weapon, this flame tank proved highly effective at clearing bunkers, trenches, and other German fortifications. The Crocodile was part of a group of tanks that were named after the Commander of the 79th Armoured Division, Major General Percy  Hobart. Although these tanks were labeled as “funny”, they were used extensively during the landings by the Brittish and had proven to be most effective as assault ...

Nissan's Agressive Push In Connected Cars Could Shake Up The Whole Industry In a market where electric vehicles and self-driving cars are forcing traditional automakers to innovate at unprecedented rates, Japan's second biggest carmaker may have something groundbreaking up its sleeve. Nissan announced it would be taking the first steps into internet-connected vehicles, the first product of which could be a service that gives drivers notifications when their car needs to be taken in for maintenance.  Advertisement This first big push into connected vehicles may seem deceptively simple, but it will rely on big data technology to push through, according to Fortune. A telematics control unit will power the service and provide Nissan and its dealers with information regarding a vehicle's location and diagnostics.  Nissan confirmed on Tuesday that not only is the development of the service ...

Heysea Yachts Zoom 72 yacht delivered Chinese yacht builder Heysea Yachts has delivered its second unit of the Zoom 72 motor yacht model to her owner based in Hainan, China. The Zoom 72 is a semi-displacement motor yacht constructed entirely from GRP. The main deck on the Zoom 72 consists out of a spacious main saloon and wheelhouse area forward. The lower deck is reserved for guest accommodation and it is here where one will find the full-beam master suite, VIP stateroom, and two double cabins. Suited to the Asian market, the lower deck layout comes with the option of having the master suite outfitted as a media room.  Fitted with two 725 hp Volvo engines, the Zoom 72 is capable of reaching a top speed of 21 knots, while delivering a range of 700 nm when maintaining ...