GM’s Cruise pursuing permit to test its custom-built ‘Origin’ robotaxi in San Francisco

Cruise, GM’s self-driving technology subsidiary, has started the long and winding regulatory process to test its next-generation ‘Origin’ robotaxi on public roads in San Francisco. The company has applied for a permit with the California Department of Motor Vehicles to test its custom-built driverless vehicle on public roads. The news first reported by the Wall… Continue reading GM’s Cruise pursuing permit to test its custom-built ‘Origin’ robotaxi in San Francisco

German FAZ: The other electric car004683

Good intentions can be seen everywhere on the road to electrification of transport, but some customers are treated a bit neglectfully: there are those who want to drive an electrically powered car but have no charging option, and those who would like to have the feeling even in an electric car sitting in a conventional… Continue reading German FAZ: The other electric car004683

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s 50-year History of Wildlife Conservation to be Celebrated with a Float in the 134th Rose Parade Presented by Honda

Giraffes, Rhinos and Wildlife Safari Truck Represent the Safari Park’s Ability to Connect People to Wildlife and Provide Life-changing Moments SAN DIEGO, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — On Jan. 2, 2023, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance—an international conservation organization with “two front doors”: the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park—will participate… Continue reading San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s 50-year History of Wildlife Conservation to be Celebrated with a Float in the 134th Rose Parade Presented by Honda

Japanese automakers hit by China’s zero-COVID lockdowns

TOKYO — Ongoing COVID lockdowns in China are forcing Japanese car and truck manufacturers to drastically adjust their production schemes in the country, in some cases forcing Honda and Toyota to completely suspend operations at their factories there. The country’s zero-COVID policy of initiating massive lockdowns to stop outbreaks is keeping workers in their homes,… Continue reading Japanese automakers hit by China’s zero-COVID lockdowns

Honda will start US production of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles in 2024

Honda’s big electrification push will include US-oriented hydrogen fuel cell cars. The automaker has revealed that it will begin US production of fuel cell vehicles in 2024. The first model will be a plug-in hybrid based on the current-generation CR-V (pictured here). You’ll theoretically have pure electric driving for your daily commute, but still get… Continue reading Honda will start US production of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles in 2024

New 2023 Honda Civic Type R on sale from £46,995 in the UK

The new Honda Civic Type R hot hatch is on sale now, with prices starting from £46,995 in the UK and deliveries set to begin in January 2023.   The most powerful variant of the venerable Japanese hatch to date, the Type R enters its sixth generation with redesigned bodywork concurrent with the new 11th-generation Honda Civic, also gaining… Continue reading New 2023 Honda Civic Type R on sale from £46,995 in the UK

Honda to launch fuel cell vehicle in 2024

Honda will launch a fuel cell electric vehicle in 2024 based on its bestselling CR-V crossover. The automaker said it will produce the CR-V variant at its Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) in Marysville, Ohio, as part of its strategy to go fully electric by 2040 and carbon neutral by 2050. Instead of a battery, fuel… Continue reading Honda to launch fuel cell vehicle in 2024

The Global Automotive Four-wheel Drive Vehicle Market is expected to grow by 2423.33 units during 2023-2027, accelerating at a CAGR of 3.85% during the forecast period

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Global Automotive Four-wheel Drive Vehicle Market 2023-2027 The analyst has been monitoring the automotive four-wheel drive vehicle market and it is poised to grow by 2423.33 units during 2023-2027, accelerating at a CAGR of 3.85% during the forecast period. Our report on the automotive four-wheel drive vehicle market… Continue reading The Global Automotive Four-wheel Drive Vehicle Market is expected to grow by 2423.33 units during 2023-2027, accelerating at a CAGR of 3.85% during the forecast period