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Surfing in the desert

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The SEAT Tarraco undergoes testing on Morocco’s Erg Chebbi, one of the most unforgiving places on the planetDunes that soar to the height of the Sagrada Familia challenge driving assistants such as the DCC adaptive chassis control and the 4Drive all-wheel driveTemperatures ranging from 0 to 50 degrees and varying terrain raise major driving difficulties A dune field measuring 22 kilometres long and 5 kilometres wide, featuring mountains of sand, varying terrain and extreme temperatures. This is the challenge facing the SEAT Tarraco in Morocco’s largest desert. - From 0 to 50 degrees in a matter of hours: The desert is one…

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Impact of technology driving change in Morocco -the Allianz Explorer Hub Micro-Conference

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Morocco is more synonymous with souks than start-ups.  But within the local and international business community, that perception is rapidly changing. Alongside the Marrakesh race of the FIA Formula-E Championship entrepreneurs gathered in the city of Marrakesh to be part of the Allianz Explorer Hub Micro-conference to share how they’re tackling some of the country’s challenges through innovative use of technology.  Among them: improving transportation, reducing pollution and empowering women. Allianz’s Head of Group market management and distribution Jean-Marc Pailhol said "Morocco has huge potential.  There is more opportunity for innovation in emerging countries like Morocco. There are less regulatory problems…

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