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Audi aims to sell 800,000 electrified cars in 2025

German carmaker Audi has announced that it plans to sell approximately 8 lakh electrified cars, including both fully electric and plug-in hybrid cars, in 2025. According to the company’s updated ‘Audi Vorsprung 2025’ strategy, it aims to enable about every third customer to decide in favour…

Tesla recalls 11,000 Model X over seat issue

Electric car maker Tesla has recalled 11,000 Model X SUVs over issue with the seat. As per the company, the passenger seat might not lock into place due to a faulty locking mechanism. In the event of a crash, the seat could fall forward which could…

Porsche to recall 22,000 cars over emissions software

Germany’s transport minister has announced a recall of 22,000 Porsche cars to remove what he says is illegal emissions-controlling software. He said that luxury marque Porsche would bear the cost of the recalls of the affected 3-litre Cayenne models. It comes as Porsche’s sister firm Volkswagen…

Mercedes-Benz G-Class achieves 300,000 milestone in 38 years

The 300,000th Mercedes-Benz G-Class has rolled out of the Magna Steyr facility in Graz, Austria, where it has been in production since 1979. The milestone G-Class was a G500 finished in designo Mauritius blue metallic with black leather seats and contrast coloured white stitching. Interestingly, the milestone G-Class…

UK households binned 300,000 tonnes of clothing in 2016

The good news is that we are using our tumble driers less, the bad news we are chucking our unwanted clothes in the bin rather than recycling them  Fast fashion is causing us to thousands of tonnes of clothing every year. Photograph: Mark Weiss/Getty Images Rebecca…