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Musk against bureaucracy in Germany
Musk against bureaucracy in Germany

Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk complained on Twitter about a consultation process that began on Tuesday with local residents who may object to the huge factory under construction near Berlin. This process, repetitive due to fears it missed regulations for the first time, is a hindrance to Tesla’s plans to start producing electric vehicles this… More

The special 2022 Honda Civic Si sedan will cost from $27,300
The special 2022 Honda Civic Si sedan will cost from $27,300

The US division announced that the new Civic Si sedan will arrive at local dealerships with a suggested retail price of $ 27,300. Additional summer tires will add another $ 200 to the price. The automaker unveiled the 11th generation Civic Si at the end of October. The novelty is positioned as the best in… More

Lucid decided to demonstrate its superiority over Tesla
Lucid decided to demonstrate its superiority over Tesla

American startup Lucid Motors has taken a very powerful marketing move to demonstrate the capabilities of its Air electric sedan. The cars set off on a unique rally, which they must complete on a single charge. A total of 20 cars from the first series of Dream Edition set off on the road. Moreover, one… More

Skoda is back in business!
Skoda is back in business!

Skoda announced the resumption of car assembly at factories in the Czech Republic. According to Reuters, production started on the night shift on October 31st, starting at 22:00. Before that, the company’s enterprises in the country, with the exception of one conveyor in Kvasiny, stood idle for two weeks. It was reported that the reason… More

Problematic “Euroblechs” are exported to Lithuania for sale
Problematic “Euroblechs” are exported to Lithuania for sale

This is done in order to avoid fines of 170,000 hryvnia. This is especially true for hybrid Eurobills. Preferential customs clearance for Eurobills is valid until November 10, 2021. In 12 days (at the time of this writing) the police will be able to stop cars on European plates and issue a fine of UAH… More

Even Tank may face an “obstacle”
Even Tank may face an “obstacle”

Great Wall is struggling to register the Tank trademark in China – under which the automaker intends to sell a line of brutal Jeep-styled SUVs. Chinese media reported that Great Wall has denied registration of the trademark, but company representatives assure that the application has not yet been considered. The site “Chinese Cars” has found… More

Ford Sierra RS500 from the 80s returns
Ford Sierra RS500 from the 80s returns

The legendary Ford Sierra RS500, a member of the Group A Touring class in the late 1980s, has been brought back to life. British engineering company CNC Engineering AWS has decided to team up with the motorsport team Andy Rouse Engineering and build three cars at once. Interestingly, the Andy Rouse Engineering team won the… More

Shortage of microchips slowed volkswagen
Shortage of microchips slowed volkswagen

Volkswagen lowered its supply forecast, lowering sales expectations and warning of job cuts as Europe’s largest carmaker reported lower-than-expected operating profit due to a shortage of computer chips. Profits showcased the pressure Volkswagen is facing in trying to switch production to electric vehicles, and Tesla is preparing to relocate to DM territory with a new… More

Mazda has updated the “Troika” and the CX-30 crossover
Mazda has updated the “Troika” and the CX-30 crossover

Mazda Motor has unveiled updated versions of the Mazda 3 hatchback and CX-30 compact crossover for the Japanese domestic market. The changes affected cars with the e-SKYACTIV X installation – a combination of a 2.0-liter gasoline engine with a 15: 1 compression ratio, a 6.5 hp AC synchronous electric motor. (4.8 kW) and a lithium-ion… More

In Japan, sales of the rear-wheel drive coupe Toyota GR 86 began
In Japan, sales of the rear-wheel drive coupe Toyota GR 86 began

Toyota Motor launched the GR 86 RWD sports coupe in Japan on October 28. Recall that Toyota GR 86 was presented in April this year. This model replaced the GT 86, produced in 2012-2021. The coupe is equipped with a 2.4-liter naturally aspirated “boxer” Subaru with 235 hp. and a torque of 250 Nm. It… More