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Aston Martin’s electric sports models to be made at Gaydon plant

Aston Martin’s electric sports models to be made at Gaydon plant

Business
Luxury car giant Aston Martin has pledged to manufacture all of its electric cars in the UK from 2025.As first reported in the Financial Times, owner Lawrence Stroll said all of its battery sports cars will be made at its plant in Gaydon, Warwickshire.Its electric SUV models will be made at St Athan in Glamorgan, he confirmed.The company is due to start making hybrid versions of its cars over the next four years, followed by battery-only models.ReutersA growing number of car makers have said they are moving away from petrol and diesel engines, including Jaguar Land Rover, which announced last month its Jaguar brand will be all-electric by 2025.It comes as the UK government plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2030.Aston Martin is not going quite as far and said it would...

LIVE Sports news and updates: ‘Great news’ as Tiger Woods talking after car crash, Neil Lennon leaving Celtic ‘no surprise’, India vs England commentary, Giroud stunner as Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Keep up to date with all the latest sports news, gossip and expert opinion on all the biggest talking points. Plus, we’ll bring you live coverage of the third Test between India and England on talkSPORT 2.   Headlines: India vs England LIVE commentary: Follow talkSPORT’s exclusive coverage from Ahmedabad for day-night third Test Celtic […] talkSPORT

FA Cup action and draw LIVE: Abraham scores controversial winner for Chelsea at Barnsley, FA Cup quarter final draw in full, Lovren on Salah Liverpool future, Archer England injury – latest sports news and reaction

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Keep up to date with all the latest sports news and gossip, as well as expert opinion and reaction to all the biggest talking points and live FA Cup action. HEADLINES Danny Ings helped Southampton into the FA Cup quarter finals after a 2-0 win at Wolves. Jofra Archer to miss England’s second Test vs […] talkSPORT
Survey: Heterosexual men like sports more than all other groups

Survey: Heterosexual men like sports more than all other groups

Science
Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Most Americans like sports at least a little bit, but according to new survey data, no demographic enjoys sports quite as much as heterosexual men. Of the 4,000 survey respondents asked about their interest in sports, just 11 percent said they weren't at all interested in sports. Nearly 90 percent of the country, it turns out, is at least a little bit of a sports fan. Advertisement In fact, results showed 40 percent of respondents deemed themselves passionate sports fans. For heterosexual men, the number was 60 percent. Approximately 40 percent of respondents who identified as heterosexual or lesbian females said they were "quite a bit" or "very much so" sports fans. Just 30 percent of gay men identified as passionate sports fans. Researchers detailed the results of thei...