subaru is set to join the ever-expanding electric vehicle field, but rather than developing a new ground-up ev platform the japanese automaker will adapt its current range. in an interview with bloomberg, subaru corp ceo yasuyuki yoshinaga...Show More Summary
Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) merged yesterday (May 25, 2017). The merger between the two liner shipping companies was completed in Hamburg. With 230 vessels and a shared fleet capacity of approximately 1.6 million TEU…
European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA)'s Maritime Security Working Group recently had an exchange of views with the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Warsaw on maritime security issues. The Shipping industry is directly affected by challenges, such as migrants at sea.
Piracy in Somalia is making a comeback and the Gulf of Guinea remains the world’s most active hotspot for crew kidnappings, UK Chamber of Shipping said quoting latest data. The report said that during the first three months of 2017, armed pirates hijacked two vessels off the coast of Somalia…
Danish Ministry of Industry will launch a set of new initiatives to enhance safety at sea when operating water scooters, jet skis, speed boats and the like. The new initiatives are to prevent accidents at sea by securing, inter alia, that those…
The future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) departed Naval Station Norfolk for its second set of sea trials, known as acceptance trials (AT) May 24. Acceptance Trials demonstrate to the Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV) the ship's ability…
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will add a hazard map to the Captain's Dynamic Operation System for Counter planning and Analysis (Capt.'s DOSCA), which is provided by Weathernews, and used onboard MOL ships when they are underway. MOL already uses the system on many of its operated vessels.
The Indian government has approved a proposal to allocate 2.5 per cent of the Central Road Fund (CRF) for National Waterways (NWs) that would result in about Rs 2,000 crore (USD 309 mln) proceeds per annum for their development. A statement…
Hybrid drive and potential fuel savings are well known — from 10 to 30 percent, according to the sources we’ve written about over the years. Less known, is the potential need to purchase some sort of remote monitoring package to complement that…
bentley is celebrating its return to the nurburgring 24-hour with a new limited edition version of its continental coupe. called the continental 24, the model will be limited to 24 units carrying a price tag in the uk of at least €250,000 (au$375k) each. Show More Summary
he latest round of crash testing from the australasian new car assesment program program (ancap) has revealed two new five-star recipients with the 2017 subaru xv and holden astra sedan scoring top marks. crash test data for the subaru...Show More Summary
Lamborghini says the current technological capacity of electric componentry is not suitable for a supercar that suits the brand’s characteristics. Speaking to CarAdvice at the launch of the new Lamborghini Huracan Performante, the brand’s...Show More Summary
First details of the 2018 Maserati Levante S have been announced this week ahead of its Australian introduction in the second half of 2017, finally bringing petrol power to the Italian SUV’s range. The company claims the Levante – its first-ever SUV model – has been responsible for Maserati’s 50 per cent growth in sales so […]
mini has completed its high-performance john cooper works set with the addition of the john cooper works countryman which joins the available three-door, convertible, and clubman in australia. priced from $56,900 plus on-road costs,Show More Summary
kia has pumped up the value on its sorento large suv adding $3000 worth of extra equipment to the sorento si at no extra cost to create the sorento si limited. added extras for the si limited borrowed from the sli include leather appointed...Show More Summary
volkswagen has released the first information of its upcoming new four-door coupe, the arteon, set to arrive as something of a flagship for the brand, despite not being the most expensive model in the volkswagen range. first previewed...Show More Summary
environmental authorities in germany have raided the offices of mercedes-benz parent company daimler in search of exhaust emissions material. reuters reports that up to 230 staff from police, environmental and public prosecution departments were involved in the investigation in benz's home town of stuttgart and ten other sites across germany. Show More Summary
Moov from Radical Transpot is a hoverboard that the company says has a zero percent risk of catching fire. Radical Transport is a Dallas based start-up backed by billionaire Mark Cuban. Continue reading A Hoverboard That Won't CatchShow More Summary
410-horsepower gasoline engine meets 16-horsepower electric motor. Continue reading VW introduces hybrid Golf GTI First Decade at Worthersee VW introduces hybrid Golf GTI First Decade at Worthersee originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 24 May 2017 17:38:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Ride-hailing companies like Uber could reach more than five times the size of the taxi market, Goldman Sachs said.