Category Archives: Transport

03Aug/15

Carmakers combine to buy Nokia maps

(Reuters Business Report) – Fierce rivals turn business partners as Germany’s big three carmakers join forces to buy Nokia’s mapping business HERE.

BMW, Audi and Daimler’s Mercedes will pay equal stakes totalling 2.5 billion euros.
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25Jun/15

Clashes at UberPOP protest in Paris

(REUTERS) – Taxi drivers in Paris are angry, and they want everyone to know it.

They’ve overturned cars, blocked major roads and set fires…all to protest against the global online car service, Uber.
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20Jun/15

Drones, missiles, and fighter jets at Paris Airshow

LE BOURGET, PARIS, FRANCE / YUMA PROVING GROUND IN ARIZONA, UNITED STATES (REUTERS / TEXTRON) – Military flypasts are a highlight of the Paris Airshow.

The Rafale jet fighter wowed the crowds with an acrobatic display.

It’s the best jet of its kind, says Eric Trappier, CEO of Dassault, which made it.
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30Apr/15

Lexus’ shock therapy sees ‘ugly’ sell

(REUTERS) – Ugly grills? Ever since they came to the market, these ‘Predator’ faces on the Lexus have turned heads.

And that’s the design shock therapy Toyota Motors’ global design chief, Tokuo Fukuichi, is aiming for.
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05Apr/15

Mercedes-Benz C-Class named 2015 World Car of the Year

Mercedes-Benz wins World Car of the Year with its C-Class. Mercedes-Benz also wins World Luxury Car with its S-Class Coupe and World Performance Car with its AMG GT.
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