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The classic car was in the process of being sold to a new owner.
- Associated Press
U.S. safety regulators are investigating fuel pump failures in more than 600,000 diesel Ram trucks that could cause the engines to stall or lose power. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says in documents posted on its website Monday that it received 22 complaints and two field reports of engines stalling due to high-pressure fuel pumps failing. Agency documents say it has no reports of crashes or injuries.
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The 2022 Bronco Everglades is official, with a winch and a snorkel to boot. The Everglades package was one of the Easter eggs discovered in Ford's ordering system in September. The system showed it bearing a 922A order code and applicable to the four-door Bronco models only.
Honda is gradually expanding the 11th-generation Civic line-up. The image shows the sedan, and that's all we're getting; Honda no longer sells a Civic Coupe and the hatchback won't receive the Si treatment. Honda has previously confirmed that the Si will again be available with a manual transmission.
Barron's drove a Rivian R1T a week after riding in an all-electric Ford F-150 Lightning. Both are impressive vehicles.
- Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
A new Canadian railroad venture is sparking a significant increase of 15 to 20 oil trains that run through Minnesota each month. Canadian Pacific Railway's specialized new Canadian crude cargoes run on its main line, which bisects the Twin Cities. And the Canadian rail giant's recent deal to purchase a major U.S. railroad will likely make its new oil service even more appealing to shippers. ...
Tesla has started delivering its revised Model X, but new buyers could be waiting several months for their electric crossovers.
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A 66-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a charge in relation to the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in a light-aircraft crash in 2019, a British court heard on Monday.
The 2021 F-150 Tremor is Ford’s latest addition to its mid-tier off-roading family. Joining the Super Duty and Ranger models of the same name, the new half-ton slots in between the FX4 off-road package and its full-blown Raptor model(s), giving potential buyers access to increased capability without having to cough up the sort of money its halo trucks go for. When Ford first announced the half-ton variant of the Tremor, we equated it to a Junior-Varsity Raptor.
- USA TODAY
Police say the driver of the semi-truck car hauler and his dog were 'shaken' but alive.
TAIPEI (Reuters) -Taiwan's Foxconn unveiled its first three electric vehicle prototypes on Monday, underscoring ambitious plans to diversify away from its role of building consumer electronics for Apple Inc and other tech firms. The vehicles - an SUV, a sedan and a bus - were made by Foxtron, a venture between Foxconn and Taiwanese car maker Yulon Motor Co Ltd. Foxtron Vice Chairman Tso Chi-sen told reporters that he hoped electric vehicles would be worth a trillion Taiwan dollars to Foxconn in five years time - a figure equivalent to around $35 billion.
- Miami Herald
We know the various ways to get around in Florida besides your souped-up sports car. There’s Uber, scooter, even walking.
Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess asked Musk to talk to 200 of the German auto maker's top executives.
- Car and Driver
The higher-performance version of the sedan will have a turbocharged four-cylinder engine and a manual transmission.
- Associated Press
Toyota plans to build a new $1.29 billion factory in the U.S. to manufacture batteries for gas-electric hybrid and fully electric vehicles. The move comes amid a flurry of global announcements about shoring up production of batteries for electric vehicles. The Toyota plant location wasn't announced, but the company said it eventually will employ 1,750 people and start making batteries in 2025, gradually expanding through 2031.
- USA TODAY
Compared to gas stations, finding an electric vehicle charging station is a sadistic scavenger hunt. Here's how to fix that.
- Miami Herald
After a re-scheduling and pandemic delays, the 2021 Miami Auto Show kicked off this weekend at the Miami Beach Convention Center.