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16 finalists in the running to become Insider’s 2020 Car of the Year

Welcome to the seventh instalment of Insider’s Car of the Year competition, featuring 16 finalists. The finalists come from the more than five dozen cars we road tested during the year – from SUVs and sedans to supercars and EVs. Brands represented this year are Chevrolet, Cadillac, Ferrari, Honda, McLaren, […]
16 finalists in the running to become Insider’s 2020 Car of the Year
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Volvo begins production on Tesla rival in China as factories come back online with strict mandates: Face masks at work and in public, multiple self-health checks daily, and tracking

While many carmakers in the US and Europe have shut down production in response to the novel coronavirus, factories in China are beginning to come back online as infection counts decline. That includes the factory making the Polestar 2, a roughly $US60,000, 408-horsepower electric sedan under Volvo’s performance electric-vehicle brand. […]
Volvo begins production on Tesla rival in China as factories come back online with strict mandates: Face masks at work and in public, multiple self-health checks daily, and tracking
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Volvo’s Polestar EV brand will add this sleek new model to its Tesla-challenging lineup — see the ‘Precept’

Polestar, Volvo’s high-performance electrified sub-brand, announced Saturday that its striking Precept concept car will go into production. The company initially released information about the Precept ahead of the Geneva International Motor Show, but the event was cancelled due to COVID-19. The sharp-edged EV places an emphasis on environmentally sustainable design, […]
Volvo’s Polestar EV brand will add this sleek new model to its Tesla-challenging lineup — see the ‘Precept’
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Take a look inside the Volvo factory built to produce its new high-powered Tesla rival

Volvo‘s Polestar has opened its first production facility in Chengdu, China, dedicated to producing the automaker’s first car, the Polestar 1. The Polestar 1 is an hybrid-electric performance coupe with 600 horsepower. The automaker calls the new production centre “one of the most environmentally-responsible car factories in China.” Visit BusinessInsider.com […]
Take a look inside the Volvo factory built to produce its new high-powered Tesla rival
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18 hot cars we can’t wait to see at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show

The Geneva Motor Show is the first major European auto show of 2019. The show will feature the latest offerings from Aston Martin, Bentley, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Polestar, VW, Subaru, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Mazda, and Pininfarina. As the trend in the industry goes, electric vehicles and hybrids will play […]
18 hot cars we can’t wait to see at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show