Archive for the ‘Transportation’ Category

Tesla Model 3 Crash Results, Europe’s Record Heat, and More News

July 3rd, 2019
Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

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Tesla Model 3 Can Survive a Crash—and Avoid One, Too

July 3rd, 2019
The Model 3 scores well in European crash testing, a day after Tesla reported a quarterly record for deliveries.

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Bentley’s New Hybrid Hides Its Luxury From the Masses

July 2nd, 2019
The Bentley Bentayga Hybrid can go from 0 to 60 mph in 5.2 seconds and deliver more than 500 pound-feet of torque. And the windshield wipers are hidden.

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Bike-Friendly Cities, a New Urbanism, and More Car News This Week

June 30th, 2019
Copenhagenize Design published its list of the world's top 20 cities for cyclists, and Sidewalk Labs unveiled a plan to remake part of Toronto.

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What Boeing’s 737 MAX Has to Do With Cars: Software

June 30th, 2019
Investigators believe faulty software contributed to two fatal crashes. A newly discovered fault will likely will keep the 737 MAX grounded until the fall.

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Transit Agencies Turn to Uber for the Last Mile

June 29th, 2019
Transit systems worry about losing passengers to ride-hail services. But some agencies are also testing using Uber in place of low-ridership lines.

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The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet

June 27th, 2019
The 2019 Copenhagenize Index ranks the world's urban hubs on how much they're doing to promote life on two wheels.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Stars in a New Ad Plugging Electric Cars

June 26th, 2019
The former Terminator and California governor poses as a sleazy car salesman and makes patently ridiculous arguments against going electric.

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These Cities Will Track Scooters to Get a Handle on Regulation

June 25th, 2019
The cities, which include New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, will use the same tool to keep track of where scooters go, and where they are parked.

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Alphabet’s Plan for Toronto Depends on Huge Amounts of Data

June 24th, 2019
Google sister company Sidewalk Labs outlines a plan for a 12-acre lot with affordable housing, a pneumatic tube for garbage, and room for autonomous vehicles.

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