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Watch the 1,500-hp Bugatti Chiron engine thrashing in a test rig

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:01:00 EDT

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(image) This is how Bugatti engineers its cars to withstand intense driving.

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Chaos leads to stronger carbon fiber

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:31:00 EDT

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(image) Now you're cooking with science.

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How automobile bodies evolved through history from wood to carbon fiber

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:01:00 EST

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(image) Industry insider George Wand portrays the automobile's changing shapes and various materials used during its 125 year history.

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Tesla may not have a Model 3 beta test car on the road yet

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:45:00 EST

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(image) Another bad sign for the California EV firm.

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Tesla's Elon Musk promises roller coasters, fro yo at factory

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:08:00 EST

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(image) Tesla chief Elon Musk doubles down on his effort to stave off unionization at the company's Northern California plant by offering perks such as a roller coaster and free frozen yogurt.

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Tesla will miss Model 3 launch deadline, bearish analyst says

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:33:00 EST

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(image) The California electric-vehicle maker may need a cash infusion by year end.

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Elon Musk thinks unions are bad for Tesla

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:58:00 EST

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(image) Musk assured his workforce that creature comforts were coming to the Fremont factory, like free frozen yogurt stands and a Tesla electric pod car roller coaster for fun and cross-campus travel.

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Tesla to announce four more Gigafactory plants by end of year

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:15:00 EST

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(image) Tesla is planning to convert the old Solar City plant in New York to Gigafactory 2 and will add three more plants worldwide.

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Ford is investing $200 million into a new wind tunnel complex

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

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(image) The facility can handle simulated speeds of up to 200 mph and extreme temperatures.

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The Lamborghini Urus finally starts production in April

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 11:33:00 EST

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(image) The new model will have two turbos and a plug-in hybrid system.

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Act Surprised: Faraday Future drastically shrinks factory plans in North Las Vegas

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 18:30:00 EST

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(image) Faraday Future had planned to build a Nevada factory at about three million square feet, but is now setting up a plant at about a quarter of that size.

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Expect the Cadillac XT3 small crossover in late 2018

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 11:50:00 EST

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(image) Also (still) on the menu: an XT7 three-row, and a CT3 small sedan.

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