April 20, 2019
  • The Lunar Rover concept
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    Bridgestone Joins International Space Exploration Mission

    Bridgestone will take part in an international space exploration mission together with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota). JAXA and Toyota have agreed to further cooperate on, and accelerate, their [...]
  • BMW has chosen Kumho as OE fitment on the new X3 SUV
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    Kumho To Be Standard Fitment on BMW X3

    Kumho is supplying its 245/50R19 105W Crugen HP91 for fitment on the BMW X3 four-door hatchback SUV. Featuring a newly developed compound, four wide circumferential grooves for performance on wet surfaces and for all-season traction and [...]
  • Hyundai Kona EV
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    Hyundai’s Kona Electric Enters The Australian Market

    Hyundai first all-electric SUV, the Kona Electric, has arrived in Australia offering a long-range battery-electric powertrain and bags of advanced safety and connectivity features. Available in two model grades – Elite and Highlander – the [...]

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VW SETS STUNNING RECORD AT PIKES PEAK HILL CLIMB

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Hydrogen To Spark New Life Into Toyota’s Altona Site

March 23, 2019 0
Toyota Australia, with funding assistance from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), has unveiled plans to build a $7.4 million Hydrogen Centre at the company’s former car manufacturing site at Altona in Melbourne. As part [...]
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Skoda Plans 7000 Factory Charging Points

March 23, 2019 0
Škoda Auto is preparing itself for the requirements of electromobility and is reporting that it will have built, by 2025,  an internal charging infrastructure with almost 7,000 charging points at and around the three Czech [...]
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Hankook Partners Rinspeed On Micro Vehicle Project

March 19, 2019 0
Hankook is to equip the Rinspeed microSNAP micro vehicle with a tyre from its Flagship-UHP Ventus S1 evo line in size 195/40R17. The microSNAP is a vehicle system with interchangeable chassis and bodies. Rinspeed says [...]