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Not To Be Left Out, Toyota Wants To Start Making Batteries Too

Toyota’s getting serious about buildin’ batteries, Apple’s getting serious about making a car (again), and Stellantis is getting serious about not selling Chryslers in Australia anymore. All that and more in The Morning Shift for November 19, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Not To Be Left Out, Toyota Wants To Start Making Batteries Too

Toyota’s getting serious about buildin’ batteries, Apple’s getting serious about making a car (again), and Stellantis is getting serious about not selling Chryslers in Australia anymore. All that and more in The Morning Shift for November 19, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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BMW Said It Will Stop Making Internal Combustion Engines In Munich By 2024

BMW said Friday that it would stop making internal combustion engines at its Munich plant by 2024, in another step towards going even more in the direction of electric. This is not an end to new internal combustion engine production for BMW, but it feels like the beginning of the end. Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Honda’s e:N Concept Cars Tease Its Fully Electric Future

You might not have heard, but electrification is big in the car world at the moment. And one company that doesn’t want to miss this trend is Honda, which has announced ambitious plans for its future in the plug-in vehicle market. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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It’s Time To Upgrade My ‘Credit Builder’ Buick Into Something I Really Like! What Car Should I Buy?

Kenneth bought a Buick Encore in the summer of 2020 because he needed something affordable and he didn’t have an ideal credit score. Now that the FICO is up and the balance on the Buick is down, he wants to upgrade to something he really likes.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Toyota Prius Is Still One Of The Best Cars On Sale

The Toyota Prius died a long time ago. It used to be the eco car, the only thing you could buy that told the world you cared about the environment. (If you weren’t willing to give up your commuter car, that is). So what is this life it leads now, dead but undying, a zombie […]

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The Most Powerful Jeep Grand Cherokee Is A Plug-in Hybrid

Being outdoorsy is all about loving the environment, right? Leave things the way you found them. If you pack it in you pack it out. Don’t hike off the trail. Preserve nature. So then it makes perfect sense that your off-roading-oriented SUV would be environmentally friendly as well, and it doesn’t hurt that the new…Read […]

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The 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee Gets A Hybrid Powertrain

We’ve already seen Jeep’s new three-row Grand Cherokee L, but today the Church of the Seven-Slat Grille revealed its two-row non-L sibling — and it’s got a couple of electrified trim levels up its sleeve. Read more…

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The 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee Gets A Hybrid Powertrain

We’ve already seen Jeep’s new three-row Grand Cherokee L, but today the Church of the Seven-Slat Grille revealed its two-row non-L sibling — and it’s got a couple of electrified trim levels up its sleeve.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Big Trucks And SUVs Aren’t Going Anywhere Despite The EV Push

The foundation of Carvana’s success seems dubious, the pandemic is still a headache for dealers, and Tesla. All that and then some in this Monday edition of The Morning Shift for August 16, 2021. Read more…

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It Turns Out Giving People Money To Buy EVs Works

Is it possible that the simplest and most effective plan to get people to switch from fuel-burning cars to electric ones is motivated by nationalist jealousy. All that and more in The Morning Shift for August 11, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Wrangler 4xe Just Got Another Price Hike Because It’s Selling Too Well

Jeep’s plug-in hybrid Wrangler is pretty good. It’s also selling like proverbial hotcakes. Wanting to capitalize on a sales success, Jeep has announced a second price hike for the 4xe models, up another $1,220 for both the Sahara 4xe and Rubicon 4xe models, which now start at $52,520 and $56,220 respectively.…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Dodge and Jeep’s Electric Future Will Take Shape In The Next Two Years

Stellantis is planning to make a lot of electrified and battery-electric vehicles over the next decade, and they’re planning to contextualize them with cringey slogans. Of course, these vehicles will take some time to arrive, but a presentation given alongside the automaker’s first-half 2021 results has given us a…Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Toyota And Panasonic Are Making More Batteries And Taking On China And South Korea In The Process

Toyota and Panasonic are stepping up production of EV batteries and have thereby knowingly entered a global competition. The two want to make the best of their investments into the battery sector through a new joint venture, Prime Planet Energy & Solutions, now that the sector is really taking off.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Car Crashes Are Back!

Accidents are back, EV sales are up big for VW and Tesla. All that and more in The Morning Shift for July 20, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Supercars Can’t Hide From Emission Regulations In The EU Anymore

The electric supercars are coming, and it’s not because carmakers like Ferrari and Koenigsegg have voluntarily committed to drastically reducing their carbon emissions, but because regulations in the EU are going to make low-volume car makers adhere to the same standards as the rest of the industry. There will be no…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Mazda Rotary Plans ‘On Back Burner’

The rotary engine’s comeback as a EV range extender is either delayed or canceled. That and more in The Morning Shift for July 12, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Mazda Rotary Plans ‘On Back Burner’

The rotary engine’s comeback as a EV range extender is either delayed or canceled. That and more in The Morning Shift for July 12, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe Is The Second Of Many

The fifth-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee is set to be fully launch at the New York Auto Show in August, which means that, ahead of that, Jeep will keep dropping crumbs of new information about it to generate blogs like this. In this case, a photo.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Luxury Car Buyers Are Diving In On Hybrids

Forgive me for still having a brain stuck in the moment when hybrids were almost willfully dorky and culturally loathed, but it’s still fun to see the tech gaining acceptance at the top of the market. All that and more in The Morning Shift for July 7, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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