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No agreement with UK without fisheries agreement

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The EPP Group demands a new fishing agreement with the UK, or it will reject a post-Brexit trade accord. The EPP Group’s Francois-Xavier Bellamy, who wrote the report on the issue for the Fisheries Committee in the European Parliament, says a long-term fishing accord will preserve livelihoods in Europe and the UK. It would also avoid the risk of competitive over fishing that could destroy fish stocks.

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EU Recovery Plan: Solidarity is back

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The EU’s proposed €750 billion Recovery Plan will help jump-start Europe’s economy after the pandemic and prevent a lost generation of youth, says the EPP Group. As the European Commission presented its proposed plan to the European Parliament on Wednesday, the Group said Parliament must play a key role in shaping the Recovery Plan and the long-term EU budget. The budget must support both traditional and future-oriented sectors, from farmers and infrastructure to digitalisation and research. The EPP Group wants the budget to be larger and financed in part by EU revenue-raising, such as digital or carbon taxes.

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Automobili Lamborghini and the LEGO Group recreate the Lamborghini Sián FKP 37

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Automobili Lamborghini and the LEGO Group have partnered to produce the LEGO® Technic™ Lamborghini Sián FKP 37: a 3,696 piece, 1:8 scale model that embodies the unmistakable power and stunning looks of the hybrid Lamborghini super sports car. Originally revealed at Frankfurt Auto Show 2019, the Lamborghini Sián’s futuristic features are authentically recreated in the LEGO Technic model, including a replica of the V12 engine; a moveable rear spoiler; front and rear suspension; and steering powered by a wheel complete with the Automobili Lamborghini badge. The model boasts scissor doors, which open to reveal the intricately recreated cockpit, with a fully-functioning eight-speed…

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This is how the new CUPRA e-Racer gears up to compete

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Combine performance and electrification with efficiency and sustainability. That was the challenge of the CUPRA team when designing and developing the model for the multi-brand, 100% electric touring car championship, the Pure ETCR. The result is the CUPRA e-Racer, which is now ready to conquer the racetracks. - A new e-Racer for a new Leon. Like its predecessor, the e-Racer was developed from the CUPRA Leon. The latest generation of the passenger car features a more streamlined design than ever before, which has helped the engineers at CUPRA Racing to develop a more dynamic and powerful race car that can reach…

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CUPRA launches its own Simracing series

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The brand bets on e-sports with the creation of the CUPRA Simracing SeriesCUPRA ambassadors Marc ter Stegen, Mattias Ekström and Jordi Gené will participate in a VIP race next May 21stThe brand also creates the world’s first electric touring car virtual race, the CUPRA e-Racing CompetitionCUPRA doesn’t step off the podium at the TCR Simracing official competitions CUPRA has decided to bring the excitement of racing tracks to the digital world by launching its own Simracing series. In collaboration with RaceRoom, the official WTCR licensed racing simulator, the brand has created the CUPRA Simracing Series, a 13-race competition where motorsport…

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The Differences Between Routing and Scheduling & Why You Need to Excel at Both – An Article

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If you manage delivery operations or oversee a mobile workforce of service or maintenance professionals, chances are you’re already using some sort of route planning and scheduling. But understanding the unique advantages of each of these tools could make you more effective, increase your business’s delivery or service capacity, and generate a lot more revenue. Executing scheduling and route planning without first understanding their respective purposes is kind of like trying to eat a bowl of soup with chopsticks. In this article, we’ll show you precisely what each tool is designed for, the advantages they offer, and why you need…

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Porsche expands its digital communications offering

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Porsche is forging a new path in product communication. For the first time, the Stuttgart sports car manufacturer will be unveiling two new 911 models to a global audience on its own web TV channel. On www.911-magazin.porsche.com, three successive episodes will give viewers a comprehensive insight into the new cars’ special technical features, historical backgrounds and design. In response to the global ban on events due to the coronavirus, the sports car manufacturer will thereby be presenting its new models to journalists and fans in virtual format for the first time.“Porsche stands for pioneering spirit. And it is precisely this innovative force…

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The Lamborghini Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive Spyder: Celebrating life in the open air

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Automobili Lamborghini reveals the new Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive Spyder virtually, using for the first time Augmented Reality (AR) on its official website lamborghini.com. The new V10 model provides drivers with an open-air celebration of lightweight engineering, with rear-wheel drive and a specially tuned Performance Traction Control System (P-TCS). Roof up or down, daily driving and high-performance fun are accompanied by the inimitable sound of the V10 aspirated power plant, delivering the same 610 hp (449 kW) and 560 Nm of torque as the coupé version. With a 0-100 km/h acceleration of just 3,5 seconds and a top speed of 324…

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70 years of history – SEAT’s ability to reinvent itself

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From the SEAT 600 to making emergency ventilatorsFounded on 9 May 1950, SEAT is celebrating its 70th anniversary this Saturday with an eye to the futureA history of successes, challenges and constant transformation: from a car manufacturer to a large, sustainable, innovative and technological companyWith 15,000 employees, it is now the leading industrial investor in R&D in Spain, represents 1% of GDP and is the leader in exportsReady for a future shaped by electrification, digitalisation and new urban mobility

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Corona Recovery Fund must be about people, solidarity and the future

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The European Parliament must have a role in designing the EU’s Coronavirus Recovery Fund or the EPP Group will veto the EU’s long-term budget plan. The Group says funding for the Recovery Fund must be new, raised by a combination of grants and loans guaranteed by the long-term budget plan. We must avoid another lost generation of youth, as was the scenario following the 2008 financial crisis. The Recovery Package, including private investment, should top 2 trillion Euros.

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