The electric car or how to smash an industry for political reasons

At the opening of the motor show, Emmanuel Macron confirmed his plan to massively support the automotive industry in developing the electric car. ©Money SHARMA / AFP Atlantico business At the opening of the motor show, Emmanuel Macron confirmed the project to accelerate the development of the electric car. It is a purely political choice … Read more

at Renault-Flins, the car gets a new life

The Renault factory in Flins-sur-Seine (Yvelines) opened in 1952 and will be seven years old this year. But 2022 also marks two years for the launch of its conversion into a factory focused on the circular economy, “the biggest in Europe” in his field, in the words of Jean-Dominique Senard, Chairman of the Renault Group. … Read more

Intervention against high-tech car thieves

On Monday, the French gendarmerie, aided by Latvian and Spanish counterparts, arrested around thirty suspects across France, all linked to a large network of car thefts by computer means. Thieves or fences, they were linked to a website that sells a fake diagnostic kit that can steal cars that don’t have a physical key. More … Read more

Let go of the wheel, the car takes over!

Today, only Mercedes is able to offer models homologated in Europe for level 3 autonomous driving. Mercedes-Benz AG, Communications & Marketing, photo by Deniz Calagan on behalf of Mercedes-Benz AG/Mercedes-Benz AG Since September 1st, level 3 autonomous driving has been allowed in France. At the moment, however, there is still no car that drives alone … Read more

Let go of the wheel, the car takes over!

Today, only Mercedes is able to offer models homologated in Europe for level 3 autonomous driving. Mercedes-Benz AG, Communications & Marketing, photo by Deniz Calagan on behalf of Mercedes-Benz AG/Mercedes-Benz AG Since September 1st, level 3 autonomous driving has been allowed in France. At the moment, however, there is still no car that drives alone … Read more

at Renault-Flins, the car gets a new life

The Renault factory in Flins-sur-Seine (Yvelines) opened in 1952 and will be seven years old this year. But 2022 also marks two years for the launch of its conversion into a factory focused on the circular economy, “the biggest in Europe” in his field, in the words of Jean-Dominique Senard, Chairman of the Renault Group. … Read more

Tesla continues to bet everything on vision and removes ultrasonic sensors from its cars

Tesla announces a new step in its transition to pure vision, its commitment that the cameras should reach all the functions of a vehicle: after the radar in the spring of 2021, it is the turn of the ultrasonic sensors to say goodbye. As always with the manufacturer, the change will happen in a brutal … Read more

Dottignies: Costume Car tailors a suit for your car (video)

By Jordan Kasier Journalist in Nord Eclair | Published on 3/10/2022 at 12:17 p.m Launched in 2013, Costume Car has established itself as the benchmark for vehicle customization. From the simple city car to luxury cars, such as Rolls Royce or Lamborghini, Jimmy Delvigne and his team know no bounds. ** *** **** ** ***** … Read more

Electricity rises: Electric cars are losing one of their advantages

Tesla sent an email to all its customers yesterday to warn them of an increase in the price of charging in its Superchargers. This official communication is the first, as far as I know, because prices have increased several times in recent years and the manufacturer has shown greater opacity until then. But it must … Read more

Soon Vietnam Motor Show 2022 in Ho Chi Minh City

According to the organizing committee, 14 car brands have confirmed their participation and will exhibit their latest models at the Vietnam Motor Show 2022 – (VMS 2022), scheduled for 26-30. October at the Saigon International Conference and Exhibition Center in Ho Chi Minh City, after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. >> VinFast … Read more