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Top and flop: the good and bad car news of week 23

Friday afternoon, five o’clock. Computer off, the door of your workplace can close behind you, the weekend has started. On we look back on a week in which Singer made us greedy and young people turned out to be driving without a driver’s license en masse. Good news, bad news. Top and flop.

+ Top – We would do very bad things for a Porsche 911 Turbo from Singer

Spending 24 hours in a locked room with tarantulas, eating live cockroaches, being flung to 9G in a centrifuge as a fighter jet pilot: we would take on all those kinds of Fear Factor challenges to be allowed to drive a Porsche 911 Turbo from Singer. Because just look at it! This is Art with a capital A.

+ Top – Why this electric Fiat 500e has an infinite range

The range of the Fiat 500e is a maximum of 320 kilometers, a short look at the Fiat website tells us. And yet we are not lying when we say that this Fiat has an infinite range. You can read here how he can go on forever without draining his battery.

+ Top – Citroën Ami Buggy – We have never seen such a cute ‘army vehicle’

Look at that Citroën Ami Buggy are resolute! With its matte camouflage colour, its yellow corporal stripes and its doors like crush barriers. We know better, but otherwise we’d think there’s a tiny, electric army vehicle here. But no, you will soon be able to buy the Ami Buggy, in a very limited edition.

– Flop – A quarter of young people are ‘bored’ and get into the car without a driver’s license

Research by youth organization TeamAlert shows that a quarter of young people between the ages of 14 and 24 sometimes drive a car without a driver’s license. Why do they do that? Because they are … ‘bored’. You don’t believe that do you?!

– Flop – Lexus admits ‘customers don’t find huge grille to peep at’

If there’s one thing that sparks debate in the automotive world, it’s grille design. Audi’s single-frame grille has caused controversy in the past, BMW’s ever-expanding ‘kidneys’ still do, and Lexus has also been criticized for its design style.

– Flop – Tesla boss under fire! SpaceX staff are ashamed of Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is a controversial figure, so we’re not telling you anything new, but as a director of a company you have made it very furious if your own staff finds you embarrassing. Because that’s exactly how SpaceX employees feel about him. In an open letter to management, they say they are ashamed of Musk’s behavior.

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