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Red Bull secures engine technology ahead of Honda’s departure

Red Bull has confirmed it will continue to use Honda’s engine technology after the Japanese manufacturer withdraws from Formula One next year.

Honda announced its departure in October last year, leaving Red Bull with very few options to power its cars beyond the end of the 2021 season.

Its favoured choice was to reach an agreement with Honda to use its technology in 2022 and beyond, but it required a freeze in engine development as Red Bull does not have a facility capable of developing a power unit.

Last week, an agreement between F1, the FIA and rival teams was

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Airbus, Boeing Expected to Turn to Hybrid Engine Technology for New Planes-Lessor | Investing News

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Airbus SE

and Boeing Co

are expected to turn to hybrid electric technology when they develop the next generation of airplanes because of limits on improving current engines, the head of a major aircraft lessor said on Thursday.

Airbus is already working hard on a hybrid solution but Boeing is likely to be more cautious about making a major investment in a new program given its challenges with the return of the 737 MAX and certification of the 777X, Air Lease Corp

Chief Executive Steven Udvar-Hazy said at the Skift Aviation Forum.

“I have serious doubts that

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The Chevy Trailblazer completely surprised me with its combination of technology and a small yet punchy engine

The Chevy Trailblazer combines high-tech with snazzy styling. <p class="copyright">Matthew DeBord/Insider</p>
The Chevy Trailblazer combines high-tech with snazzy styling.
  • I tested a 2021 Chevy Trailblazer, with all-wheel-drive in the well-optioned Activ trim.

  • The as-tested price was $32,350, but the vehicle can be had for $19,000, base.

  • The Trailblazer borrows some snazzy design cues from the larger Chevy Blazer. These set it apart from the competition, which includes compact crossovers from Kia, Mazda, and Honda.

  • The Trailblazer has two engine and transmission options. My tester had a 155-horsepower, turbocharged, three-cylinder powerplant that offered nice punch at lower speeds, but that was slow to 60 mph and not as easy on

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