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Karma Automotive Announces First All-Electrtic Vehicle And New GS Series Name

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 8:47am

IRVINE, California, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Karma Automotive today announced it will be introducing a new name for a family of vehicles in 2021 called the GS Series.

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  • IRVINE, California, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Karma Automotive today announced it will be introducing a new name for a family of vehicles in 2021 called the GS Series.
  • To facilitate orders, Karma created a new pre-reservation order site which is now live at http://www.karmaautomotive.com/reserve .
  • "We are pleased to announce that Karma will now offer our first all-electric vehicle next year as part of the GS series," said Dr. Lance Zhou, Karma's CEO.
  • Karma Automotive, founded in 2014, is a southern California based producer of luxury electric vehicles.

Karma Automotive Announces First All-Electric Vehicle And New GS Series Name

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 4:47pm

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Karma Automotive today announced it will be introducing a new name for a family of vehicles in 2021 called the GS Series.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Karma Automotive today announced it will be introducing a new name for a family of vehicles in 2021 called the GS Series.
  • To facilitate orders, Karma created a new pre-reservation order site which is now live at http://www.karmaautomotive.com/reserve .
  • "We are pleased to announce that Karma will now offer our first all-electric vehicle next year as part of the GS series," said Dr. Lance Zhou, Karma's CEO.
  • Karma Automotive, founded in 2014, is a southern California based producer of luxury electric vehicles.

Mercedes Benz Working with German Government on Regulatory Framework to Bring Autonomous Driving to Public Roads

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:45am

Mercedes Benz has announced that the company intends to include level three autonomous driving technology in the new 2021 S class pending government approval.

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  • Mercedes Benz has announced that the company intends to include level three autonomous driving technology in the new 2021 S class pending government approval.
  • Mercedes says the technology will allow drivers to be able to hand over control to the car at speeds of up to 60kmh.
  • The company is currently working with the German government to create a regulatory framework for autonomous driving on public roads and hopes to have the technology approved by the second half of next year.
  • Tesla has moved another step closer to its goal of achieving 100% autonomous driving by the end of 2020.

Lexus Design Award 2021: Leading Lights Of Global Design Selected As Judges And Mentors

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 12:00pm

Doucet's work has been exhibited globally and has received numerous international awards, including a World Technology Award for Design Innovation and multiple Good Design Awards.

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  • Doucet's work has been exhibited globally and has received numerous international awards, including a World Technology Award for Design Innovation and multiple Good Design Awards.
  • Doucet was named the 2017 Winner of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award as Product Designerthe highest honor in his field.
  • Lexus associates/team members across the world are dedicated to crafting amazing experiences that are uniquely Lexus, and that excite and change the world.
  • First launched in 2013, the Lexus Design Award is an international design competition that targets up-and-coming creators from around the world.

Overview of Honda and Acura Exhibits for the 2020 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition (Auto China 2020)

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 4:23am

BEIJING, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor (China) Investment Co., Ltd., a wholly-owned Honda subsidiary in China, today announced the overview of Honda and Acura exhibits for the 2020 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition (Auto China 2020), which will take place in Beijing, China (Media days: September 26-27, Trade days: September 28-29, Public days: September 30-October 5, 2020).

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  • BEIJING, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor (China) Investment Co., Ltd., a wholly-owned Honda subsidiary in China, today announced the overview of Honda and Acura exhibits for the 2020 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition (Auto China 2020), which will take place in Beijing, China (Media days: September 26-27, Trade days: September 28-29, Public days: September 30-October 5, 2020).
  • The Honda exhibit at its automobile booth will include the world premiere of a concept car indicating the direction of the future mass-production model of the Honda brand's first EV to be introduced in China.
  • The Honda automobile exhibit also will include the CR-V PHEV, the first Honda vehicle equipped with a plug-in hybrid system to be introduced in China, various types of electrified models, as well as all-new mass-production models.
  • The Acura booth will showcase various mass-production models while Honda motorcycle booth will mainly exhibit Honda's FUN motorcycle models.

FCA Unveils 2021 Dodge Charger and Durango Pursuit Vehicles

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 3:10pm

Production of Charger Pursuit to start in the fourth quarter of 2020; Durango production begins in the first quarter of 2021

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  • Production of Charger Pursuit to start in the fourth quarter of 2020; Durango production begins in the first quarter of 2021
    Ordering is now open for the 2021 Dodge Charger Pursuit and Dodge Durango Pursuit vehicles, equipped with new transmissions and high-tech options designed to enhance officer safety, responsiveness and fuel efficiency.
  • Production of the Charger Pursuit starts in the fourth quarter at the Brampton (Ontario) Assembly Plant.
  • The 2021 Dodge Durango Pursuit will offer more than 20 new standard features.
  • Production of the 2021 Dodge Durango Pursuit starts in the first quarter of 2021 at the Jefferson North Assembly Plant in Detroit.

Karma Adds To North American Retail Network With Karma Washington DC

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 6:34pm

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Karma Automotive, the Southern California-based Luxury automaker and advanced technology developer, continues the expansion of its North American retail network with the addition of Karma Washington DC.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Karma Automotive, the Southern California-based Luxury automaker and advanced technology developer, continues the expansion of its North American retail network with the addition of Karma Washington DC.
  • Karma Washington DC is operated by Exclusive Automotive Group (EAG), located at 8550 Leesburg Pike of Vienna, Virginia.
  • Karma Washington DC will further Karma's expansion goal of covering 85% of North America's top luxury markets by the end of 2020.
  • More information on Karma Washington DC can be found by calling (703) 587-4482, or visiting 8550 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA 22182.

AGC's Curved Large Cover Glass for Car-mounted Displays Used in New 2021 Cadillac Escalade

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 7:00am

The new 2021 Cadillac Escaladefeatures the first-ever curved OLED display in a mass-production vehicle.

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  • The new 2021 Cadillac Escaladefeatures the first-ever curved OLED display in a mass-production vehicle.
  • This innovatively designed display comprises three separate screens, which show various kinds of information for drivers such as meter cluster information, navigation content, and infotainment.
  • Also, two pieces of AGC's curved cover glass for car-mounted displays help to integrate these three screens as a one-piece 38-inch huge display system, and dedicated to the high-quality and advanced interior design for the new Cadillac Escalade.
  • Under its "AGC plus"management policy, the AGC Group has made a commitment to create products that add various pluses for stakeholders.

2021 Lexus RC and RC Black Line Special Edition

Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 2:00pm

For 2021, the stunning two-door adds the new RC Black Line Special Edition to its lineup, offering Lexus owners a new way to express their bravura.

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  • For 2021, the stunning two-door adds the new RC Black Line Special Edition to its lineup, offering Lexus owners a new way to express their bravura.
  • Lexus' successful Black Line Special Edition treatment is available on RC 300 and RC 350.
  • For the 2021 Lexus Black Line Special Edition series, famed luxury brand Zero Halliburtonprovides customers with a bespoke set of travel cases made exclusively for Lexus.
  • The special Lexus Black Line Zero Halliburton luggage includes an Edge Lightweight 22-inch Continental Carry-on and a 26-inch Medium Travel Case.

The New Rolls-Royce Ghost

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:40pm

GOODWOOD, England, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Reflecting the minimalist philosophy that underpins New Ghost, highlights of this transformative motor car are listed in short form below.

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  • GOODWOOD, England, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Reflecting the minimalist philosophy that underpins New Ghost, highlights of this transformative motor car are listed in short form below.
  • Full details are available at thenewghost.com
    Reflects 'Post Opulent' design philosophy, rejecting superficial expressions of wealth
    Equipped with hallmark 6.75-litre twin-turbo V12 engine, delivering 571PS and 850nm