ABT RS6-R And RS7-R Make Video Debut: Fast Audis Made Faster

Unless car companies will all agree to limit horsepower like Japanese automakers did between 1989 and 2004 when all domestic cars were capped at 276 hp, the horsepower wars will probably never be over. The tuning scene is relevant when it comes to the insatiable thirst for power some customers have as even though today’s performance cars have significantly more oomph than their predecessors, people still want more.

Take for example the original RS6 Avant from nearly two decades ago, which had to make do with “only” 444 hp whereas its modern-day equivalent packs a massive 591 hp. ABT has

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Automotive IQ Guides: Blockchain in the Automotive Industry

Blockchain can facilitate secure, traceable digital transactions in real time, bypassing traditional financial institutions in the process. It has the power to dramatically cut costs while increasing efficiency and cause disruption across all industries.

As a result, it is no surprise that carmakers are watching blockchain with interest, including making some selective investments in the space.

While blockchain has the power to upset the established order in its own right, it can be of even greater relevance when used with the Internet of Things (IoT), big data and artificial intelligence (AI).

When all three are linked to vehicles that are

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Where will Nissan head in India?, Auto News, ET Auto

New Delhi: Nissan Motor India’s constant struggle of keeping its footing in the Indian market is reaching a point where going back to its once-upon-a-time golden period seems highly unlikely.

Enjoying a meagre less than one percent market share in domestic sales, with two operating brands ‘Nissan’ and ‘Datsun’, its low-cost failure, the automaker might have been thought of as the tortoise in the catch-up game, who was being overrun by the hares of the industry. But years of persistent decline is surely painting a different picture altogether.

With falling global sales, part-aging product lines, reducing profitability resulting in about

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Toyota Kirloskar Motor gears for 50 percent production with two shifts, post the lockdown, Auto News, ET Auto

Toyota has prepared a restart manually to safeguard business continuity and secure the people from health hazards.
Toyota has prepared a restart manually to safeguard business continuity and secure the people from health hazards.

NEW DELHI: In order to have minimum impact on business activity and ensure health of the employees, Indo-Japanese venture, Toyota Kirloskar Motor is preparing to produce 50 percent of its average production post lockdown, a senior executive told ETAuto.

“We will start our production with 50 percent manpower and make two teams which work in two shifts. Also, we are aligning suppliers with our production plan to parts. Within one week to ten days, we would be able to resume our proper production,”

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2020 Toyota Highlander Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

Toyota corrects some of its milder sins of the past for the 2020 model year. The new Highlander comes with the latest safety and smartphone conveniences standard, while pricey models land just shy of Lexus territory.

We give the 2020 Highlander an 8 for its standard features, its value in lower trims, and for its infotainment system.

The $35,720 Highlander L offers standard power features, a power driver seat, keyless ignition, LED headlights, three-zone climate control, 18-inch wheels, automatic emergency braking, and an 8.0-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. All-wheel drive costs $1,600 on the L, LE,

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