The 1.0-litre diesel engine has been developed by GM's engineers in Europe and modified to suit Indian driving conditions, Karl Slym, president and managing director at GM India, told a news conference. … [Read more...] about GM introduces world’s smallest diesel engine to power the Chevrolet Beat in India
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When it arrives in the U.S. next year the Stelvio will compete in the hottest luxury segment against vehicles such as the Audi Q7, BMW X5, Infiniti QX60, Land Rover Range Rover, Lexus RX350, Mercedes-Benz GLE Class, Porsche Cayenne and Volvo XC90. It also may compete with the Maserati Levante, a midsize SUV from its sister brand that went on sale earlier this year, but will likely be priced lower. … [Read more...] about Alfa Romeo to reveal Stelvio SUV at LA Auto Show
Three years later, however, Heritage caught the attention of Congress for what lawmakers said was a staggering price increase for Doxycycline Hyclate, an antibiotic. They wrote to Glazer in October 2014, noting, for example, that a bottle of 50 100-mg capsules that averaged $4 in October 2013 had jumped to $191 in April 2014. And they asked for an explanation. … [Read more...] about Eatontown drugmaker Heritage focus of price-fixing charges
Rob Arnott and Brandon Kunz of Research Affiliates recently issued a report citing a "unique investing opportunity in emerging markets, given the very rare combination of cheap equity valuations, depressed currencies and positive momentum in equity prices and economic fundamentals." Even after a multiyear bear market ended about a year ago, stocks in emerging markets sell at low price-earnings ratios around 10. … [Read more...] about Amid Trump trade tensions, does it make sense to invest globally?
Based in Troy, Mich., AxleTech manufactures heavy-duty and specialty vehicle systems and components for commercial and defense customers, according to its website. The company has manufacturing, distribution and engineering facilities in Oshkosh, Chicago, France, Brazil and India. … [Read more...] about AxleTech responds to Oshkosh worker strike
To accommodate these larger ships, the Panama Canal has been undergoing an expansion that is the largest canal project since it was constructed. The widening, scheduled for completion in early 2016, will allow for the passage of vessels that can carry up to 13,000 TEUs, according to Canal de Panama website. … [Read more...] about A new vision for Port of Wilmington
Of course, the mass production of this many vehicles also carries the dubious distinction of carrying 1.8 million mothers, fathers, sons, daughters, sisters and brothers to a premature and violent end in America since 1900. In 1899, the first year traffic accidents were reported, there were 29 deaths worldwide. In 2006, 42,682 people died behind the wheel in the USA, more than the number of Americans killed in the Korean war. … [Read more...] about Ford’s 350 millionth vehicle rolls off assembly line
The prototypical VW Golf R Touch concept car shown during the Consumer Electronics Show in January dispenses with a conventional dashboard and many of the buttons and dials found in automobiles. Instead you'll make touch gestures, and receive haptic feedback as you control the climate or entertainment system in the vehicle, in some cases with your hands on the steering wheel. … [Read more...] about Tech’s next step: Devices that touch you back
As a Tesla owner, I’m a champion that extols its virtues. I also know that EVs will get better and cheaper over time. But will they become multiple times better than an ICE vehicle, on every dimension of utility, for every class of vehicle, in the simple task of taking passengers from A to B? … [Read more...] about Analysis: Are combustion engines reaching peak demand?