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Opener is the latest startup to reveal plans for a personal aircraft

opener-marcus-flight+%281%29.jpgThe race to build a “flying car” has just become more crowded. This week, the Canadian company Opener revealed its new vehicle, called BlackFly. The one-person aircraft can travel up to 25 miles at a speed of 62 miles per hour. Because the operations…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/2018/07/14/opener-flying-vehicle-personal-aircraft-blackfly/

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EPA seeks end of California’s authority over auto emissions, report says


A draft Trump administration proposal to ease automobile efficiency standards calls for revoking California’s unique authority to set its own limits, a move that would set off an explosive battle with the nation’s most populous state, Bloomberg…

Source: http://www.autonews.com/article/20180601/OEM11/180609977/trump-california-epa-revoke-emissions-regulation

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4.8m vehicle Fiat Chrysler recall after cruise control refuses to turn off

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is warning owners of 4.8 million vehicles in the US not to use cruise control, after discovering a flaw that could leave drivers unable to deactivate it. A recall is underway for all of the vehicles, which span FCA’s Dodge, Jeep, Chrysler, and Ram lines, and include sedans, SUVs, and pickups. The issue, the automaker insists, depends … Continue reading

Source: https://www.slashgear.com/4-8m-vehicle-fiat-chrysler-recall-after-cruise-control-refuses-to-turn-off-25531968/