The fastest electric car in the world isn’t a Tesla

There are a lot of things that can be said about Tesla. Elon Musk’s all-electric car company is in fact changing the world, having been solely responsible for the accelerated pace at which electric cars are proliferating. Tesla is also forcing the hand of other automakers, which have begun to devote far more resources to […]

Car sales hit 12-year high in February

Almost 84,000 new cars were sold in February in the UK – the highest level for the month since 2004. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said sales were up 8.4%compared with February last year. Sales of alternatively fuelled vehicles jumped 19.9% year-on-year, with diesels up 5.6%. Fleet sales fell 1.4% but still […]

Car Hacking Really Is For Dummies With This Sexy (And Free) Software

Craig Smith does car hacking as safely as possible. The softly-spoken security researcher doesn’t take risks like cutting cars’ power on public roads, as executed on a Jeep by researchers last year. Indeed, he warns against such stunt hacking, something he tends not to partake in. Yet Smith is one of the pre-eminent automotive security experts on the planet, […]

Haggen agrees to sell core stores to Albertsons for $106M

Haggen agreed to sell its original stronghold of Pacific Northwest stores to Albertsons in what seems to be the final chapter of a convoluted grocery-empire saga. In a news release late Friday, the Bellingham grocer said Albertsons will acquire 29 of its so-called core stores, a group of locations in Washington and Oregon that Haggen […]

Buy Tech Mahindra, Dr Reddy’s; Sell SBI, Jet Airways: Kunal Bothra

Kunal Bothra, technical analyst with LKP Securities, expects markets to come under selling pressure, once Nifty reaches 7,350. If the recent low of 6,870 is broken, then the Nifty may find support at 6,350, he added. (Watch) Stock Talk Sell SBI: The overall trend in the stock is still down. After some recovery in last […]

Audi Group plans to launch more than 20 new or revised models

The Audi Group plans to launch more than 20 new or revised models and to continue its growth in 2016. Despite major challenges, the Ingolstadt based auto major performed successfully last year and set a new record for unit sales: Worldwide deliveries increased compared with 2014 by 3.6% to 1,803,246 automobiles. As a result of […]