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Tesla recalls nearly 10,000 Model X and Model Y vehicles

Tesla is recalling nearly 10,000 of its Model X and Model Y vehicles to sort out a couple of safety issues. Model X Announced by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) this week, the recall includes 9,136 Model X cars from model year 2016. It concerns a potential issue with two external trims, or…

School board north of Toronto scraps virtual school in favour of hybrid model

A school board north of Toronto is scrapping its virtual elementary school program in favour of a hybrid model that will combine in-class and remote instruction, saying it was making the move to support a growing number of online learners. Previously, remote elementary students with the York Catholic District School Board were taught separately online.…

Cops chased a Tesla Model S that appeared to have no one in it

Highway police in the Canadian province of Alberta chased a Tesla Model S that appeared to have no one in it. But when they eventually got to look inside, they saw two occupants apparently fast asleep, with the seats fully reclined. The incident occurred in July, with police announcing charges on Thursday, September 17. As…

Unagi Model One E500 Dual Motor e-scooter review: Urban luxury

Unagi Model One E500 “Meticulously engineered, the Unagi is a scooter that makes a statement.” Stylish, classy looks Loaded with thoughtful features Rugged construction Adaptable power for different skill levels Expensive for its top speed and range MSRP $ 990.00 There are plenty of competent e-scooters from companies such as Bird, Xiaomi, and Razor at…

Uber and Lyft might adopt a franchise business model in California

Uber and Lyft are reportedly considering adopting a franchise model in California as an alternative to having to classify their contracted drivers as full-time employees.  The New York Times reports that both ridesharing companies are “seriously discussing” licensing out their brands to vehicle fleet operators in a franchise-like model. The new business model results from…