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by | March 07, 2019 | 20:46

At it will do so at a price of $63,000 in the US, set for what Polestar calls the launch edition , available for the first year of production. Polestar are claiming a range of around 500km for the Polestar 2, from a 78kWh battery pack. But Polestar isn't just focusing on the performance credentials that made its name on the world's motor racing circuits. Resting underneath this design is a 78-kWh battery pack that resides within the floor of the vehicle.

by | March 07, 2019 | 17:55

However, since Tesla's Fremont, CA Supercharger is the only so-equipped charging station in the U.S. so far, chances are those batteries will already be rolling at pretty moderate temps. That's a meaningful improvement that will help relieve the increasing tension and lines at Superchargers around the world. "This combination of higher peak power with V3, dedicated vehicle power allocation across Supercharger sites, and On-Route Battery Warmup enables customers to charge in half the time ...

by | March 07, 2019 | 14:10

But a larger trade deficit runs directly counter to the narrative Trump has been pushing ever since he started campaigning for the presidency. The world's two largest economies are moving closer to a final agreement that could end their nearly year-long trade war, an outcome that would also provide a boost to his efforts to seek reelection in 2020.

by | March 07, 2019 | 09:23

The ban was authorized by Section 889 of the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act [ PDF ], passed by last August Congress, which effectively bars USA government agencies and their contractors from purchasing or using telecommunications equipment built by Huawei or its Chinese rival ZTE.

by | March 06, 2019 | 21:38

The agreement would have allowed the company to pay reparations but avoid a criminal trial on charges of corruption and bribery. Butts stressed the decision to remove her from her post had nothing to do with SNC Lavalin and the decision to shuffle the cabinet was only made after MP Scott Brison told the Prime Minister he would not seek re-election.

by | March 06, 2019 | 20:28

According to EY, which published its third report into the investigation on Friday, the cold storage wallets are empty - aside from a transfer of $400,000 worth in Bitcoin which was inadvertently sent last month - meaning $100 million in user funds continues to be unaccounted for.

by | March 06, 2019 | 16:15

Ghosn appeared at the court in January to seek an explanation for his continuing detention , making his first public appearance since his arrest . Once outside the building where he had been held, he got into a van to go to his new lawyer's office.

by | March 06, 2019 | 13:09

The first shipment of Model 3 cars arrived in Shanghai on February 22, and deliveries started at the end of the month, according to media here reports . Tesla said it had "already reached a resolution with Chinese customs". Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk has played up the support Tesla is getting from Chinese authorities as the company invests in the country's first wholly foreign-owned vehicle plant in Shanghai, due to come online later this year.

by | March 06, 2019 | 10:29

Papa John's and its founder, John Schnatter , have reached a settlement. Struggling pizza chain Papa John's global has reached an agreement with ousted founder John Schnatter, who agreed to step down from the company's board in exchange for helping pick his replacement.

by | March 06, 2019 | 06:24

Indonesia's Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita and Australia's Trade Minister Simon Birmingham inked the deal in Jakarta on Monday. 'It's a win-win for Australian grain and Australian farmers in general and the economy, ' said Weidemann.

by | March 06, 2019 | 06:12

She last spoke with her family about 11am later that morning, saying she planned to head home after having a late breakfast, police said. Police had issued a public appeal after the disappearance of the 32-year-old woman. The ex-boyfriend of an Australian woman whose body was found stuffed into a suitcase has died in a vehicle crash. "We got a call on Monday asking if she had turned up to work.

by | March 06, 2019 | 02:42

That guy, aka the one-of-one Bugatti La Voiture Noir. The impressive auto was first showcased to the world at the Geneva motor show, and was built to celebrate Bugatti's 110-year anniversary. The changes are most visible at the rear where the Chiron's recessed vents, straight light bar and dual exhaust have been replaced with a more curvaceous, flowing design featuring flared haunches, a swooping engine cover and six enormous tail pipes.

by | March 05, 2019 | 21:27

Your cold-weather prayers for cheap flights to Hawaii have been answered: One-way airfare on new flights between the continental USA and Maui now start at only $49. Southwest will begin interisland service between Honolulu and Kona on May 12. There are few dates available in April and May, and flights were being sold fast for those months as well.

by | March 05, 2019 | 11:39

The US trade representative said it intends to terminate India's and Turkey's designations as beneficiary developing countries under the GSP programme because they no longer comply with the statutory eligibility criteria. The United States intends to end Turkey's preferential trade treatment under the programme that allowed some exports to enter the country duty-free. Reuters last month reported the planned usa action, which comes as the United States and China appear close to a deal ...

by | March 04, 2019 | 14:06

Two teaser photos of the Model Y have been released. As he so often does, Elon Musk took to Twitter to offer tantalizing but incomplete information to the world. Musk did not drop any additional details for Supercharger V3.0 in his recent tweets, though he did mention past year that the next-generation chargers will have a power output between 200-250 kW, or as much as 50% higher power than Tesla's current Superchargers.

by | March 03, 2019 | 15:59

Dragon 2, also known as Crew Dragon, embarked, atop the Falcon 9 rocket, on its first unmanned test mission to the ISS from NASA's Kennedy Space Center, at 2:49 a.m. That capsule called the CST-100 Starliner is set to launch in April without a crew and again with a crew in August. It's been eight years since Hurley and three other astronauts flew the last space shuttle mission, and human launches from Florida ceased.

by | March 03, 2019 | 12:24

US crude oil production surged by more than 2 million barrels per day (bpd) to hit a record 12 bpd over the previous year, undermining efforts by OPEC-led countries to withhold supply and tighten markets . Still, oil markets remain relatively well supported by supply cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), which together with some non-affiliated producers like Russian Federation, known as 'OPEC+', agreed late past year to reduce output by 1.2 million bpd to prop ...

by | March 02, 2019 | 22:48

Growth is also being restrained by a trade war between the United States and China, which economists say is making businesses and households more cautious about spending. The 2.6 percent GDP growth rate in the fourth quarter was the slowest since a 2.2 percent rise in the first quarter of a year ago. Defense spending grew 3.4 percent, the biggest increase in nine years.

by | March 02, 2019 | 21:45

Amazon Prime members can designate a day of the week to have all their shipments delivered. Customers who are not yet Prime members can sign up or start a 30-day free trial at amazon.com/prime. That's great, really. In at least a couple of says, it's a really positive move by Amazon. But the real benefits may be for Amazon, as grouping items into fewer shipments is cheaper and easier for the company.

by | March 02, 2019 | 20:28

Sources familiar with the project told The Journal the first new store could open at the end of 2019 and that talks are underway to add locations in Washington, D.C., Philadelphia , Chicago, San Francisco and Seattle, where the company is based.