With nothing more complicated than the flip of a switch, technology will turn the new Nissan Leaf's accelerator into an e-Pedal that will let the driver accelerate, decelerate and come to a complete stop.
German automaker Audi says it will fit up to 850,000 diesel cars with new software to improve their emissions performance, following a similar move by rival Daimler as the auto industry tries to get ahead of public controversy over the technology.
The neighbours had their suspicions. The young Canadian man had lived an apparently quiet life for nearly two years with his Thai girlfriend in a middle-class neighbourhood on the outskirts of Bangkok. But the flashy cars he drove stood out.
Alimentation Couche-Tard, one of the largest gas retailers in Canada, is looking to Norway for guidance on how to adapt to growing electric car sales, a trend that some investors fear could threaten its current business.