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Automotive News: BMW sued for patent infringement over hybrid engine technology

Automotive News reports that BMW has been hit with a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Paice LLC and The Abell Foundation in the U.S. District Court in Maryland. The lawsuit alleges that BMW has infringed on their patents involving hybrid engines. The story notes that Paice was involved in similar litigation with several automakers, including Ford, Toyota, Hyundai and Kia.…

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Cadillac moving away from Diesel

Cadillac’s President Steve Carlisle recently divulged the automaker’s next move—and it’s away from diesel engines. He was quoted at a vehicle launch saying, “We have been working on diesel, but the markets may be changing more quickly than we anticipated… Going forward, we will focus on electrification.” The move is one quickly becoming a trend in the auto industry, with…

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