Future cars Coronavirus: South African bride and groom arrested over ‘lockdown wedding’

Image copyright uMhlathuze Municipality Image caption This is not how the couple had hoped their day would end Married life got off to an unexpected start for a pair of newlyweds in South Africa when police showed up to the party.They had received a tip-off that the wedding in KwaZulu-Natal was happening on Sunday despite…

Future cars Coronavirus in Formula 1: Williams drivers take pay cut as staff put on leave

Racing Point are set to be renamed Aston Martin from next yearRacing Point and Williams have put a number of staff on furlough and given their drivers a pay cut as a result of the coronavirus crisis.Their move follows a similar step by McLaren last week.Williams said in a statement that “a number of employees”…

Future cars Police in England dye a ‘Blue Lagoon’ black to deter visitors during coronavirus lockdown

(CNN) Not even a nationwide lockdown could stop England’s Instagrammers from flocking to a former limestone quarry in Harpur Hill, whose bright blue waters have earned it the nickname, “Blue Lagoon.” So police did what they had to do to stop visitors from c…

Future cars BMW will stop making its hyper-futuristic sports car, the i8. Here’s how it became the best-selling car of its kind.

BMW i8 BMW After six years, BMW will end production of its i8 hybrid sports car in April.The i8 arrived 2014, and BMW went on to sell more than 20,000 units. According to BMW, that makes the i8 the most popular sports car of its kind. The i8 isn’t your typical hybrid, sporting butterfly doors, 374…

Future cars Rolls-Royce is suspending production in UK as coronavirus outbreak intensifies

Rolls-Royce said it would shut down its factory in the UK for two weeks.That shutdown will be followed by a planned two-week idling.This week, Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler as well as Ford, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, the PSA Group, Renault, Ferrari, and Ducati have all announced new shutdowns or continuations of existing closures.Visit Business Insider’s homepage for…

Future cars Africa’s biggest city Lagos locks down to defend against coronavirus

By Angela Ukomadu and Alexis AkwagyiramLAGOS (Reuters) – Lagos, Africa’s largest city of at least 20 million people, ground to a halt on Tuesday as it and the Nigerian capital Abuja entered a two-week lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus.Lagos’ usual unending cacophony and interminable “go slows” or traffic jams were gone. Streets…

Future cars They Say Coronavirus Isn’t Airborne—but It’s Definitely Borne By Air

Amid the hourly updates on the new coronavirus, a single, calming fact stands out: a particle of happy news, hanging in a cloud of dread. The germ that causes Covid-19 may be responsible for a terrifying public-health disaster, but hallelujah, thank the lord, at least it isn’t airborne.This message is now dogma for news outlets…

Future cars You Can See the Coronavirus From Space

Can you see the novel coronavirus from space? You can, as it happens—if you know where to look. Since January, the Colorado-based space technology company Maxar has been taking low Earth orbit satellite photographs of Covid-19 hotspots in places like China, Italy, and America. The company’s four imaging satellites take the highest-resolution commercially available photographs,…

Future cars New York City police will force people off crowded subway cars to enforce social distancing, even as trains fill to the brim with essential workers

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday the police will enforce social distancing on subways. Some trains have been crowded, commuters said, as essential workers are still forced to travel to their jobs. Many lines have seen service cuts beyond planned due to limited availability of train crews, the MTA said. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for…

Future cars Ralph Germann’s Linear ROFR House Acts as a Shield for the Swiss Slopes Above

At the foothills of a grand mountain range in the Sion region of Switzerland is Ralph Germann’s latest residential project, the ROFR house. The contemporary home’s linear design is inspired by its incredible natural surroundings. The architects imagined the structure to be a wall that acts as a barrier to protect the slopes looming above…