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Subaru To Develop Electric Variants Of Current Range

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, UASC Complete Merger

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…

Growth in Merchant Ships Rescuing Migrants: ECSA

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 Comes Back in Somalia

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…

Denmark Tightene Water Scooter Regulations

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…

Future USS Gerald R. Ford Underway for Acceptance Trials

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…

Hazard Map to Supplement 'Capt.'s DOSCA'

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.

India to Allocate 2.5 pct of Road Fund for National Waterways

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…

A Hybrid Drive’s Digital Landscape

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 Continental 24 Celebrates Nurburgring 24-Hour Return

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

ANCAP 5-Star Scores For Subaru XV And Holden Astra Sedan

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: Electric supercar technology not ready

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

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

2018 Maserati Levante S initial details revealed, here later this year

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

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 […]

2017 Mini John Cooper Works Countryman - Price And Features For Australia

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 Boosts Value With Sorento Si Limited

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 Announces 2017 Arteon Specifications For Australia

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

Daimler Raided In Emissions Probe - Company Says Board Not Targeted

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

A Hoverboard That Won't Catch Fire | Autoblog Minute

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

VW introduces hybrid Golf GTI First Decade at Worthersee

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 will grow eightfold by 2030, dwarfing the taxi industry: Goldman Sachs

Ride-hailing companies like Uber could reach more than five times the size of the taxi market, Goldman Sachs said.

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