Monthly Archives: June 2022

Billings Logan Airport Celebrates New Electric Vehicle Chargers

Electric vehicles are here and their demand continues to grow. Sure, the classic throaty V8 sound resonates deep within us, but it’s inevitable that we’ll migrate to a predominantly electric vehicle society. All is not lost, however, as they are super fast, usually filled with all sorts of gimmicks and …

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👨🏿‍🚀TechCabal Daily – Amazon Prime Nollywood

AMAZON PRIME ORDERS 3 NOLLYWOOD MOVIES In the last 2 years we have seen foreign streaming services ordering movies from Africa, some recent examples being South Africa blood and water and Nigeria King of Boys: Return of the King. Both series are Netflix Originals. Amazon Prime Video has now ventured …

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3 in 4 online shoppers experience buyer’s remorse, survey finds

Shopping online can lead to impulse purchases and the temptation to overspend, preventing consumers from reaching their financial goals, according to a new survey. (iStock) While online shopping is a convenient way to purchase the items you need and compare prices between retailers without leaving the comfort of your home, …

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The steady decline of diesel – but it’s still far from dead

Diesel passenger cars and small SUVs have fallen out of favor with Australians over the past 15 years – but large SUVs, 4x4s, utility vehicles and vans are keeping the fuel flame alive. 0 See 10 pictures Introduced to the passenger car market in the 1960s, Australians’ relationship with diesel …

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Rackley WAR opens second truck for Tate Fogleman in Nashville

Nashville Superspeedway is the domestic circuit for WAR Rackley, whose headquarters in Centerville, Tennessee, is about ninety miles away. For Friday NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Lebanon Oval, the team will once again expand to two trucks as in 2021, this time forming the #26 Chevrolet Silverado …

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Automakers focus on second life for EV batteries

Most automakers haven’t fully ramped up production of electric vehicles, but they are already looking at second-life uses for the batteries going into those vehicles. Audi is working with startup Nunam to install battery modules from decommissioned test vehicles into electric rickshaws, which are expected to hit Indian streets in …

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Royal Bank of Canada – Consensus indicates 16.3% upside potential

Royal Bank of Canada with ticker code (RY) now have 4 total analysts covering the stock. The consensus rating is “Buy”. The range between the target price high and the target price low lies between 115.73 and 106.31 and has a medium target at 112.21. Given that the stock’s previous …

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Interest-Free Loan Program: How the Interest-Free Program Works

The pilot initiative will expand beyond its existing areas in Herefordshire, Shropshire and Worcestershire to other parts of the UK The Treasury-backed interest-free loan (Nils) scheme, which is run by credit unions and other lending organisations, has been successfully piloted in Manchester and will be rolled out across the UK …

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What are the best diesel trucks?

Gasoline prices are in the headlines and on everyone’s mind these days. With no immediate solution to the high prices at the pump, many consumers wonder if it’s cheaper to opt for diesel-powered pickups. Although gasoline and diesel engines work on the same principle, they are very different. Both gasoline …

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3 Great Midsize SUVs Nobody Buys

Shopping for a new midsize SUV in 2022? Finding an excellent, affordable and available model can be difficult. However, less popular models are much easier to find right now. Luckily, there are a few well-reviewed midsize SUVs that people don’t buy. Consumer Reports recommends three excellent midsize SUVs that no …

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3 ways the 2022 Toyota Tundra’s hybrid engine is better than the Chevrolet Silverado V8

Toyota is trying to differentiate itself in the world of full-size trucks and SUVs by ditching its venerable V8 and instead making its new 2022 Toyota Tundra pickups and new Sequoia SUV all V6-powered. But these are no ordinary V6s. With a hybrid system available, they can pack a punch. …

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War-torn Ukraine moves closer to EU membership

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Ukraine should be welcome as a candidate country. Kenzo Tribouillard | AFP | Getty Images Ukraine has taken a further step towards joining the European Union. The European Commission recommended on Friday that the war-torn country should become a candidate to join …

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The Federal Reserve tries to curb record inflation by raising interest rates

Everything seems to be getting more expensive, and now the Federal Reserve is raising interest rates in an attempt to curb record inflation. “The Fed is raising interest rates, they’re raising the short-term prime interest rate, which is kind of tied to your credit card rates and your home equity …

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The Rivian R1T shows that mid-size electric mics are the next big thing

Automakers are scrambling to sell as many full-size pickups as possible before they feel the pressure. The CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) standard increases to 39 mpg in 2026, making it difficult for half-ton trucks to hit those numbers. Maybe that’s why we’re seeing new electric trucks hitting the market …

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Cadillac Celestiq EV: GM will manufacture the car by hand and invests $81 million in the project

Cadillac has unveiled its new electric vehicle to the world, and it’s with the “Celestiq EV” that General Motors isn’t taking a shortcut with its production. That’s because the vehicle aims to handcraft everything from the luxury sedan, and it won’t account for the crafting machines the company has to …

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The Toyota Compact Cruiser EV looks like an FJ Cruiser EV

The Toyota Compact Cruiser EV could turn out to be both a retro and a futuristic all-electric car.Photo: Toyota The Toyota Compact Cruiser EV recently won the Automotive Design Awards 2022, although it is still in the design stage. According Toyota, the award’s generic name belies its prestige. To be …

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Chase Freedom® Announces Gas Stations, Rental Cars, Movie Theaters and Select Live Entertainment in Third Quarter 2022 Quarterly Categories | Company

WILMINGTON, Delaware–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 15, 2022– Today, Chase Freedom announced new rotating quarterly categories for Q3 2022 for Freedom and Freedom Flex cardholders: gas stations, rental car agencies, movie theaters and live entertainment selection. Quarterly categories allow cardholders to earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in …

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Carson City Supervisors to Discuss Zoning Changes, Opioid Colonies, New Facilities and More | Carson City Nevada News

See full picture Empire Cemetery will be zoned Conservation Reserve, a change from General Industrial The next meeting of the Carson City Board of Supervisors will be Thursday, June 16, beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Bob Crowell Conference Room at the Community Center, located at 851 E. William Street. …

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The 2022 Chevy Trailblazer is a stylish and roomy subcompact crossover at a sweet price

Price: The 2022 Chevrolet Trailblazer has a starting MSRP of $21,600 for the LS FWD model. Prices top out at the Activ AWD and RS AWD models, which both start at $27,200. The Chevrolet Trailblazer name is back in the form of a subcompact crossover SUV. As the entry-level model …

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BYD has sold so many electric vehicles that it is one of the top three automakers in China

One of BYD’s best-selling electric car models, the Han, is displayed at an auto show in Shenzhen on June 5, 2022. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images BEIJING — Chinese electric carmaker BYD saw sales more than double in May, cementing the company’s rise through the ranks of …

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Car loans are getting harder to get

It got harder to qualify for a car loan in May, although it’s still historically easy. The Dealertrack Credit Availability Index tracks auto loan application data to indicate whether access to auto credit is improving or deteriorating. It fell 0.8% in May, showing that loans got a little harder to …

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US banks are finally seeing a recovery in credit card borrowing

NEW YORK – Big U.S. banks, including JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Citigroup, appear poised to boost profits on a recovery in the struggling credit card industry, but a possible recession will set back consumers and lead to losses on outstanding loans. JPMorgan Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon recently warned …

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Edwardsville’s Route 66 festival proved popular despite the heat

City Park was packed with crowds, vendors and pets on Saturday for Edwardsville’s annual Route 66 Festival. Geoff Ladd, assistant manager of the Springfield-based Illinois Section of Route 66, said it was a great day. “I’m really impressed with the turnout, the variety of vendors, the music, etc. “, did …

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3 large SUVs that cost over $100 to fill up with gas

As of this writing, the national average for a gallon of gasoline is $4.85. This could have increased in the days that followed, given the evolution of the market. These big SUVs cost over $100 to fill up with gas, and none of the options exceed 16 mpg overall. Which …

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Tesla dominates BEV sales in January-April 2022

The fully electric car segment continues to grow in the United States and is not expected to change in the near future, despite the slowdown in the broader automotive industry. Experian’s latest registration data (via Automotive News) indicates that the total number of new car registrations through April was down …

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Ford Mustangs, F-Series and Chevrolet pickups among latest auto recalls

US National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration listed the recalls for June 2-9. Check out this week’s list of car recalls involving 10 or more vehicles below, or search USA TODAY’s Automotive Recalls Database for more: Audi Volkswagen Group of America is recalling …

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CR’s 7 quietest compact SUVs – Subaru Crosstrek drops to 7th place

Consumers who buy a compact SUV are looking for a comfortable and quiet interior, and you don’t have to buy a luxury car. Which automaker makes the quietest compact SUVs? An updated Consumer Reports study (by subscription) identifies the seven quietest mainstream compact SUVs. The new 2023 Subaru Crosstrek is …

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This Chevy feels a lot better than a Tesla right now

Placeholder while loading article actions Drive along American highways and all you see are sport utility vehicles and gas-powered pickup trucks. Sedans are rare and electric ones even more so. It is even then that the prices at the pump increase. The problem is that internal combustion engine vehicles are …

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The difference between revolving and non-revolving credit

When you face an emergency expense, like a flat tire (or two), a broken bone or a leaky roof, what do you do? You can apply for your credit card. These expenses are never ideal, but that’s what revolving credit is for. On the other hand, when you take out …

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10 Best Cheap American Cars To Turn Into Dragsters

Drag racing is just as ingrained in American culture as apple pie, baseball and barbecue. There are approximately 450 drag strips in the United States, and 120 of them are members of the NHRA (National Hot Rodding Association). Combine that with the small town kids racing on back roads and …

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Honda Prologue electric SUV rendered as a production model

Electric SUVs are a hot ticket right now, but Honda hasn’t cashed in yet since it only sells one model, the Honda e, which is a small hatchback that’s not available in the US. The Japanese automaker isn’t developing its own bespoke EV architecture like most of its rivals, instead …

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The engine of a car explodes while returning to the dealership

More than five weeks later, the consumer says she cannot get a response from her insurance company or the dealership TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Twenty-year-old Emmalee Wyatt says she saved up for years to put $8,000 on her dream car, a sporty 2013 Subaru BRZ. Less than an hour after …

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Loans for bad credit from trusted lenders

How long does it take to increase a bad credit score? Depending on how you go about it, raising your credit score can take as little as a few months or as long as a few years. Quick warning here, though: credit repair companies that promise to erase your credit …

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Bridget Burgess shines despite the rain in Portland

Bridget and the BMI Racing team spent time in the race shop preparing the HMH Construction Chevrolet SS for a ten-day trip that includes two road races. The first stop at Portland International Raceway for Round 4 of NASCAR’s ARCA Menards West Series. The forecast was bleak for the weekend …

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CMPD investigates motor vehicle collision in North Charlotte; A dead man

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating a June 1 motor vehicle death in North Charlotte. According to a CMPD statement, at approximately 1:40 a.m., officers responded to a two-vehicle collision resulting in injuries located at the 6900 block of Old Statesville Road. When officers arrived, they located a Chevrolet SUV …

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TVS Credit is targeting 25% loan growth this fiscal year, Auto News, ET Auto

“Apart from two-wheeled loans, we will focus on the business side as it plays with our long-term definition of saying that the self-employed middle market … there is plenty of room to grow,” the company said. . . TVS Credit, the non-bank financing arm of the $8.5 billion TVS Group, …

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Rajah Caruth makes Top 20 on truck racing debut

Ahead of his very first race in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, Rajah Caruth qualified in 19th place. The truck series is in St. Louis on Saturday for the Toyota 200 at World Wide Technology Raceway. Caruth was selected to drive for the Spire Motorsports team earlier this week. …

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These are the weirdest pickups ever made

Pickups are designed to do one thing: be capable workhorses. Ever since Australians in the 1910s and 1920s converted their Ford Model Ts and other comparable cars into Utes for use on farms and businesses, the pick-up truck has become an integral part of the automotive world. Most vans are …

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Omega Seiki Mobility partners with Grip; Lease 5,000 E3Ws by 2023, Auto News, ET Auto

Rage+ Fast New Delhi: An Anglian Omega Group company, Omega Seiki Mobility and Grip, an alternative investment platform for retail investors, have today entered into a strategic partnership to provide lease finance solutions to retail investors. As part of the partnership, Grip will fund 1,000 units of Rage+ Rapid electric …

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How to Get a $20,000 Personal Loan

You can use a $20,000 personal loan to cover almost any big expense, like a home improvement project, a wedding, or a medical bill. But before borrowing such a large amount of money, you should spend some time determining if it’s the right decision for you. Before you take out …

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The Toyota 200 is set to race on Saturday at WWTR

MADISON — Look out, here are the trucks, whose drivers plan to heat up the oval at World Wide Technology Raceway on a big Saturday. The Toyota 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race takes place Saturday at WWTR as part of the NASCAR weekend in the St. Louis area. …

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Recent Business Overview of Global Luxury Hybrid SUV Market 2022-2029

The detailed analysis of the world situation Luxury hybrid SUV market provides key insights on changing industry dynamics, value chain analysis, major investment pockets, competitive scenarios, regional landscape and crucial segments. It also offers an in-depth inspection related to drive and restraint ingredients for the global luxury hybrid SUV market. …

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GM lowers the price of its anti-Tesla weapon

General Motors (GM) – Get General Motors company report has just launched a real revolution in the electric vehicle market. Legacy automaker takes rivals by surprise in hopes of upending the entire industry and going into the mano a mano battle that Tesla (TSLA) – Get the Tesla Inc report …

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The State of Automotive Subprime After the Pandemic – Financial Services

Like a car on a bridge buffeted by high winds, subprime auto loans will be challenged on multiple fronts as the other side of the pandemic approaches. It turns out that the anticipated “new normal” could involve a new framework with subprime borrowers under severe financial pressure and regulators monitoring …

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