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China may open its borders to foreign electric car builders

2018 Nissan LeafChina may relax strict rules requiring foreign automakers to partner with Chinese companies before building electric vehicles within its borders. If such a change occurs, it carries potentially large ramifications for most of the world’s car manufacturers. As the government pushes for an ever-increasing percentage of so-called New Energy…
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Amazon Prime test drives, Genesis G70, Nissan-Mitsubishi’s electric plans: What’s New @ The Car Connection

2018 Volkswagen Atlas, Boerne, TexasYour Amazon Prime subscription now includes Volkswagen Atlas test drives (sort of) Volkswagen and Amazon are partnering to provide test drives of VW’s new Atlas crossover. The offer is open to Amazon Prime subscribers living in Los Angeles and Chicago, but only between September 22nd through 24th and the 29th through October 1st. Nissan will…
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BMW plans to produce a dozen different electric cars by 2025

2018 BMW i3 and i3sBy the middle of next decade, BMW, along with its MINI and Rolls-Royce subsidiaries, will produce 12 fully-electric, battery-powered vehicles. An additional 13 will be offered with hybrid versions of their drivetrains. That’s the promise from two of BMW’s board members, made in a statement ahead of the Frankfurt Auto Show. BMW will…
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