Electric dreams? What you need to know about Tesla’s Model 3

The electric car will be available in the UK soon. We look at costs and how it compares with rivalsLaunched with the intention of being Tesla’s first mass-market electric car, the new Model 3 is smaller and simpler than the other vehicles in the Califo…

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Trump cools trade war by lifting North American metal tariffs

Steel and aluminium imports from Mexico and Canada affectedTrump pauses implementation of auto tariffs on EU and JapanThe Trump administration moved to cool the simmering trade war with its major trading partners on Friday, ending tariffs on metal impo…

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Electric ‘flying taxi’ prototype unveiled by German start-up

Lilium says electric jet-powered five-seater aircraft could be in service by 2025A new “flying taxi” has been unveiled by German start-up Lilium, which claims the vertical take-off craft could be the basis for an on-demand air service within six years….

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A bonus for Centrica boss after a credit rating downgrade, really?

Dividend appears ready for the chop, which implies the same for Iain Conn at British Gas ownerHere’s a share price that hasn’t been glimpsed this century: Centrica, owner of British Gas, stands below 100p. Thursday’s ex-dividend date finally pushed the…

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