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Xiaomi electric car will be presented in April, but Great Wall will definitely not be engaged in production

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Great Wall Motors has issued a statement denying rumors that it is in talks with Xiaomi on car manufacturing. Xu Jieyun, deputy director of the general office of Xiaomi Group, also said it was fake.

However, from the supply chain and from Xiaomi partners, sources have learned that the Xiaomi car is a real project that is in active development. Sources have learned that many automotive software engineers have joined Xiaomi recently. At the moment, Xiaomi is continuing to recruit automotive software engineers.

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It is believed that Xiaomi has no plans to produce the car through a joint venture. Instead, the company focuses on research and development of vehicle software. And its supply chain partners will take over the hardware and manufacturing.

Recently, Xiaomi leader Lei Jun said that “Xiaomi has a large project worth $ 10 billion.” It is believed that we are talking about investments in the creation of their own electric vehicles.

The official announcement regarding the Xiaomi car project will be made in April this year. The project should be led by Wang Chuan, who popularized the Xiaomi smart TV brand.

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Tesla Model 3 and Model Y have risen in price for the second time in a month, new buyers of the base Model 3 will receive their car only by September 2022

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Tesla had already raised the price of its best-selling Model 3 and Model Y in the United States a few weeks ago, and now the company is raising prices again. Once again, the most popular models suffer. The increase was $ 2,000, however, it did not affect all modifications.

Thus, the Model 3 Standard Range Plus has risen in price from 42,000 dollars to 44,000. Interestingly, Tesla also updated the data on the lead time for the base Model 3 – new buyers will receive their electric car only in September 2022. However, it is possible to reduce the waiting period by several months if you choose larger wheels instead of standard wheels. Then you can get a freshly ordered base Model 3 by June 2022.

Tesla Model Y Long Range Dual Motor has risen in price from $ 55,000 to $ 57,000. Here, with the fulfillment of new orders for the Long Range version, it is also not easy: new buyers will have to wait for the crossover until August next year.

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Tesla is more expensive than Toyota, Volkswagen, Daimler, General Motors, Ford, BMW, Ferrari, Honda, Hyundai and Nissan combined

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Tesla yesterday released its financial report for the third quarter of this year, which recorded revenues of $ 13.76 billion and net income of $ 1.62 billion. Against the backdrop of stagnation in the industry due to a lack of components, Tesla’s report looks very convincing, which immediately affected the value of shares – they went up.

Tesla is more expensive than Toyota, Volkswagen, Daimler, General Motors, Ford, BMW, Ferrari, Honda, Hyundai and Nissan combined

Yes, the day Tesla shares added $ 10 in price and went beyond the psychological mark of $ 900. They have never been so expensive. As a result, Tesla’s market capitalization surpassed the $ 908 billion mark.

Tesla is more expensive than Toyota, Volkswagen, Daimler, General Motors, Ford, BMW, Ferrari, Honda, Hyundai and Nissan combined

There is no other company in the automotive industry that has a comparable market value. By comparison, Toyota is in second place, with a market value of just under $ 240 billion. If we sum up the market capitalizations of the most famous automakers in the world, it turns out that Tesla is more expensive than Toyota, Volkswagen, Daimler, General Motors, Ford, BMW, Ferrari, Honda, Hyundai and Nissan – with all their brands.

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14 electric motors and a cruising range of 160 km. NASA’s X-57 Maxwell electric aircraft prepares for its maiden flight

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In the summer of 2016, NASA announced plans to create an electric X-57 Maxwell aircraft. Then it was only a concept, but two years ago we already saw a partially finished aircraft.

And now he is preparing for his first flight. The X-57 Maxwell is based on the light Italian Tecnam P2006T aircraft, which allowed NASA to significantly reduce the time it takes to create its project.

The first flight of the X-57 is scheduled for next spring. At the same time, in the existing photographs, the aircraft is equipped with only two engines, although the concept involves the additional installation of 12 more smaller ones, the blades of which fold when not in use. They will be installed later.

14 electric motors and a cruising range of 160 km.  NASA's X-57 Maxwell electric aircraft prepares for its maiden flight

According to NASA forecasts, the aircraft will eventually be able to reach a cruising speed of 277 km / h. The power reserve is expressed in the ability to fly about 160 km, or about 40 minutes. To achieve such indicators, the aircraft will need a battery weighing about 363 kg.

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