Investors have long been leery of the potential for foreign governments to introduce new regulations, seize assets, and otherwise interfere in the operations of a company. Examples that justify those concerns abound. In mid-2016, China introduced laws to regulate internet advertising that had far-reaching effects on e-commerce, search, and social media companies.
Some interesting reveals have come out of the Dubai International Motor Show this week. Chevrolet introduced the 2019 Corvette ZR1. The LT5 supercharged 6.2L V-8 engine produces 755 horsepower and 715 lb-ft of torque. A high wing is available providing an estimated 950 pounds of downforce. Chevrolet says it’s the fastest, most powerful production Corvette. You’ll have to wait until the spring to get one.
Normally we would call the image we’re talking about a “leak,” because it sure looks like a future vehicle that we aren’t supposed to see yet. However, this isn’t a leak because General Motors published this image in a document for all to see.
If you’ve got a job requiring heavy-duty towing and hauling, the 2018 GMC Sierra HD is up to the task. The Sierra HD’s cabin will surprise some with its upscale feel and features, and the optional Duramax diesel delivers horsepower and torque near best-in-class. The rugged All Terrain X trim combines HD and off-road abilities in one mean truck.
OnePlus just unveiled its new OnePlus 5T yesterday and it’s soaking up a fair amount of attention, but it’s not the only OnePlus phone we have news for. The OnePlus 3 and 3T have just received new open beta updates, version 27 and 18 respectively, bringing some valuable improvements. OnePlus has revamped the UI in “do not disturb” — making it easier to understand — while also updating the Smart Text Selection feature, stating that it should now “work as intended.
Ford and General Motors (GM), the two largest US automakers by vehicle sales, revealed new details on their mobility, electric vehicle (EV), and self-driving car efforts at the Barclays Capital Global Automotive Conference in New York earlier this week. The conference is an annual gathering where auto companies speak to Wall Street and much of the rest of the financial community.
VW is launching the new Virtus sedan to tap Brazil's highest-volume segment as part of a recovery plan that analysts said will help it regain ground on rivals GM and Fiat Chrysler in South America's largest car market.
Seat is on a roll but can the Arona, its new junior SUV, cut it in such an ultra-competitive class? You may or may not be the sort of driver who is suggestible to the idea of trading in a hatchback for a compact crossover – but even if you’re not, you can hardly blame a car maker for selling one at the moment.
On the last three Fridays of every month, Graeme Fletcher combines manufacturers’ incentives from Unhaggle. com with resale value, dependability and overall ratings to find you the best deal for your money in new cars.
No other truck is as bonkers as 2017 the Ford F-150 Raptor. From the streets to the dirt, this is a pickup that’s gone mad in a good way–one that makes you feel alive when you drive it like you stole it, pretending you’re in the Baja 1000 the moment you get off the pavement.