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Porsche buys stake, plans to partner with EV supercar maker Rimac

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They hope to develop a technical partnership.

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Porsche buys stake, plans to partner with EV supercar maker Rimac originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 20 Jun 2018 03:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Audi CEO’s Dieselgate arrest threatens fragile truce among VW stakeholders

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Scandal pits Porsche-Piech families against labor, regional interests

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Audi CEO’s Dieselgate arrest threatens fragile truce among VW stakeholders originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:02:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Motorcycle sidecars back in fashion with hipsters desperate for all things retro

The humble motorcycle sidecar roars back into the limelight as hipsters embrace them as the very latest retro motoring must-have They have since been branded uncool and old-fashioned but a new hipster craze has seen a spike in sales The motorcycle sidecar has made a triumphant comeback with the hipster craze for all things retro making them a motoring must-have again. There were over 100,000 sidecars on British roads in the 1950s, but the rise of the affordable car in the 1960s saw most people trade three wheels for four.

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REVIEW: 2018 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Black – muscular retro-styled classic riding, RM74,900

Form over function, style over substance – these words can pretty much be used for most retro styled motorcycles these days, with manufacturers feeding the trend for nostalgia, and charging you a pretty penny for it. Of late, Triumph Motorcycles, the eponymous British brand, has been going great guns with its “Modern Classics” range.

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