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Lexus makes active safety tech standard on every model for 2020

lexus makes active safety tech standard on every model for 2020
Lexus buyers won't need to tick an extra box to add active safety equipment to their new ride. The Japanese luxury brand has made its suite of technologies standard for every new model it sells in the..
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Hertz celebrates German performance with curated rental car options

hertz celebrates german performance with curated rental car options
Rental car giant Hertz is set to mark German performance and luxury with its "Kollektion 7," a collection of cars for rent that spans Mercedes-Benz, BMW, and Porsche. The collection is made up of seven..
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"Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" season 11 coming July 19

comedians in cars getting coffee season 11 coming july 19
The car show about nothing is coming back for its 11th season. Jerry Seinfeld's "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" is set to return on July 19. Seinfeld posted the news to his official Instagram page..
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Honda restored a 1961 Chevrolet Apache pickup to commemorate its humble beginnings

honda restored a 1961 chevrolet apache pickup to commemorate its humble beginnings
Honda's U.S.-market distributor celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. To mark the first arrival of its vehicles on American shores, Honda turned to an unlikely place: a 1961 Chevrolet Apache 10..
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2020 Cadillac CT6 to cost more for its final year

2020 cadillac ct6 to cost more for its final year
For what is likely to be the Cadillac CT6's final model year, the luxury sedan is in for a pretty major price shift. According to a CarsDirect report Monday, the 2020 Cadillac CT6 will start at $59,990..
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Electric Mini Hardtop to debut July 9

electric mini hardtop to debut july 9
Mini will unveil an electric version of its Hardtop on July 9, the automaker confirmed on Tuesday. The car was previewed by the Mini Electric Concept unveiled at the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor..
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Meet the woman who turned a Tesla Model 3 into a pickup truck

meet the woman who turned a tesla model 3 into a pickup truck
For Simone Giertz, there's no time to wait around for an automaker to produce an electric pickup truck. Instead, she built her own, which she calls "Truckla." The YouTube personality revealed the..
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BMW 8-Series Gran Coupe, Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, Mercedes-Benz GLA: Car News Headlines

bmw 8-series gran coupe, ford mustang shelby gt500, mercedes-benz gla: car news headlines
A BMW 8-Series Gran Coupe goes on sale in late 2019 to fill the void of the 6-Series Gran Coupe, and yes there will be an M8 variant with over 600 horsepower. At the entry point, there's an 840i with..
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BMW won't replace its Tourer compact minivans

bmw won't replace its tourer compact minivans
BMW's 2-Series Active Tourer and 2-Series Gran Tourer, which were never offered in the United States, won't get a repeat after the current models reach the end of their cycles. The information was..
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Bentley says all models will offer hybrid option by 2023, first EV coming by 2025

bentley says all models will offer hybrid option by 2023, first ev coming by 2025
Bentley said every vehicle in its lineup will offer a hybrid option by 2023 on the road toward the automaker launching its first electric car by 2025. The first hybrid Bentley has already been revealed..
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US-bound Peugeot unveils 2008 subcompact SUV with EV option

us-bound peugeot unveils 2008 subcompact suv with ev option
Peugeot is set to return to the United States next decade, and by some estimates it could be here within the next three to four years. Officially, though, the deadline is 2026. Peugeot plans to focus..
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2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 confirmed with 760 horsepower and 625 pound-feet

2020 ford mustang shelby gt500 confirmed with 760 horsepower and 625 pound-feet
The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will be the most powerful road-going Ford in the company's history. The car's 5.2-liter supercharged V-8 was confirmed on Wednesday with 760 horsepower and 625..
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Bugatti to unveil new special edition during 2019 Monterey Car Week

Bugatti's next special edition will be unveiled during 2019 Monterey Car Week, the automaker confirmed to Road and Track in a statement made on Tuesday. Since launching the Chiron two years ago,..
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA spy shots

2021 mercedes-benz gla spy shots
Mercedes-Benz has just launched the 2020 GLB in the compact crossover SUV segment, but the automaker isn't going to drop its existing option in the segment, the GLA. In fact, a redesign for the GLA is..
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2020 BMW 8-Series Gran Coupe revealed, looks stunning

2020 bmw 8-series gran coupe revealed, looks stunning
BMW on Tuesday unveiled the 2020 8-Series Gran Coupe. The car's arrival has hardly been a secret. Prototypes have been testing in public for over a year and BMW even previewed a planned M8 Gran Coupe..
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Porsche CEO: EVs won't fully replace the combustion engine

porsche ceo: evs won't fully replace the combustion engine
Porsche is nearly ready to show off its first battery-electric car in the Taycan, but the brand's CEO thinks the internal combustion engine will be around for a while to come. In an opinion piece..
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Ford GT disqualified following Le Mans victory, Porsche customer team crowned winner

ford gt disqualified following le mans victory, porsche customer team crowned winner
The Ford GT race car completed its final 24 Hours of Le Mans this past weekend, but it didn't write a glowing final chapter in the nameplate's history book. On Tuesday, the FIA and WEC disqualified two..
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First teaser trailer for Netflix animated "Fast & Furious" series released

first teaser trailer for netflix animated fast & furious series released
The "Fast & Furious" franchise is headed to Netflix, only this time the blockbuster car and action series will arrive in the form of an animated series. Last week, we got a brief first look at what to..
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Meals on self-driving wheels: Nuro and Domino's partner for autonomous pizza delivery

meals on self-driving wheels: nuro and domino's partner for autonomous pizza delivery
Domino's is no stranger to self-driving pizza delivery vehicles, but it's partnering with a new company for its next round of autonomous pie delivery. The pizza chain and self-driving company Nuro..
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Ford doesn't think Explorer ST buyers want a V-8

ford doesn't think explorer st buyers want a v-8
Those looking for a zippier full-size SUV won't find a V-8 option in the 2020 Ford Explorer ST. In fact, the Explorer's chief engineer said that he believes no one shopping the segment is actually..
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75 years of imitation: The original Jeep has been copied in form and function the world over

75 years of imitation: the original jeep has been copied in form and function the world over
The original jeep—the fatigue-green, open-top vehicle sent off to battle—was hardly a sight to behold. Its looks were utilitarian, with headlights designed for easy replacement and an upright body..
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What Jeep means: How an icon changed the world

what jeep means: how an icon changed the world
To go forward, we often need to look back. This month at Motor Authority, we’re looking back at the long, illustrious history of Jeep. Jeep isn’t just a byword for a boxy vehicle—in many places..
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1991 Ford Explorer: 100 Cars That Matter

1991 ford explorer: 100 cars that matter
Ford’s Bronco II was a bust. Product developers knew they needed a home run after years of less-than-stellar sales. However, the team decided to go further than a better Bronco II—they wanted to..
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2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4, 2020 Lexus GX 460, Aston Martin Valhalla: Today's Car News

2020 porsche 718 cayman gt4, 2020 lexus gx 460, aston martin valhalla: today's car news
Porsche's 718 line finally receives 6-cylinder power with the Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder. The engine is a newly developed 4.0-liter mill with 414 horsepower on tap. The Lexus GX soldiers on with..
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2020 Lexus GX boasts new off-road package

2020 lexus gx boasts new off-road package
The Lexus GX has been with us since 2010 in its current format, but the rugged luxury cruiser isn't scheduled for a redesign just yet. Instead, the current GX 460 model soldiers on with minor updates..
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Aston Martin Valhalla is new name for AM-RB 003 hypercar

aston martin valhalla is new name for am-rb 003 hypercar
Aston Martin is working on a new hypercar to sit between the upcoming Valkyrie and a next-generation Vanquish supercar due early next decade. Right now, we know it only by the code name AM-RB 003. The..
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2020 Porsche 718 spawns Cayman GT4 and Boxster Spyder with 414-horsepower flat-6 engines

2020 porsche 718 spawns cayman gt4 and boxster spyder with 414-horsepower flat-6 engines
The days of lightweight, thoroughbred sports cars may be waning, but not at Porsche. The latest salvo from the German performance marque is an evolution of the much-loved Boxster Spyder and Cayman GT4..
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Chinese firm turns Suzuki Jimny into Mercedes G-Wagen replica

chinese firm turns suzuki jimny into mercedes g-wagen replica
The Suzuki Jimny, everyone's favorite off-road SUV not sold in America, has undergone a transformation in China. If it looks familiar, your eyes are not mistaken. Motor 1 reported Saturday that this..
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WRC will go hybrid from 2022

wrc will go hybrid from 2022
The World Rally Championship will move to a new generation of car design in 2022, one that will require a supplementary hybrid system. The announcement was made by the FIA on Friday following the most..
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Hot Wheels id takes everyone's favorite toy car into the digital era

hot wheels id takes everyone's favorite toy car into the digital era
Hot Wheels has become a go-to toy car brand for over 50 years, but this month its miniature rides are getting a digital makeover. The company announced Hot Wheels id last week, ushering in a physical..
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Ken Block and Idris Elba are creating a car show for Quibi

ken block and idris elba are creating a car show for quibi
You may not have heard of Quibi, but you'll know two big names heading to the newly born streaming platform. Ken Block and Idris Elba have confirmed the two have created, and are currently filming, a..
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Cadillac plans to have combustion engines go out with a bang

cadillac plans to have combustion engines go out with a bang
While the internal-combustion engine isn't dead yet, Cadillac wants to make sure it gets a proper going away party in the years to come. Mirza Grebovic, performance variants manager for Cadillac, told..
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Next-gen Toyota Land Cruiser might ditch V-8 for V-6 and hybrid power

next-gen toyota land cruiser might ditch v-8 for v-6 and hybrid power
Although Toyota said it's fully committed to a new Land Cruiser for the U.S., the next-generation SUV may show up without its V-8. CarAdvice reported last week that Toyota is prepared to shelve V-8..
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GM might revive Hummer as electric SUV division

gm might revive hummer as electric suv division
Like an automotive zombie, the Hummer brand may return from the dead. Ongoing discussions within GM are centered on reviving the SUV division as an all-electric brand, according to a Monday report from..
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BMW X3 M and X4 M, Toyota hypercar, Dendrobium D-1: Car News Headlines

bmw x3 m and x4 m, toyota hypercar, dendrobium d-1: car news headlines
We've finally driven the 2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M. The hot-rod crossover SUVs arrive with up to 503 horsepower and a top speed of 177 mph, and that's just to start. Prototypes for Toyota's race car being..
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VW guarantees EV battery capacity for 8 years/100,000 miles

vw guarantees ev battery capacity for 8 years/100,000 miles
Due to the proliferation of mobile devices, most people are now familiar with the concept of battery degradation, where the actual capacity of a device's battery reduces with time. To alleviate..
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Akio Toyoda tests Toyota's race car designed for WEC's new Hypercar class

akio toyoda tests toyota's race car designed for wec's new hypercar class
Fresh from its win in the past weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans, Toyota has released a video teasing a tester for the race car being developed for the new Hypercar class set to replace the current LMP1..
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BMW M mulls standalone cars

bmw m mulls standalone cars
It was only a few years ago we heard that BMW M was too busy to launch a standalone model to compete with rival offerings like the Audi R8 and Mercedes-AMG GT and GT 4-Door Coupe. Now, the BMW go-fast..
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Updated Dendrobium D-1 electric hypercar debuts at Le Mans

updated dendrobium d-1 electric hypercar debuts at le mans
British startup Dendrobium used the past weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans to show off the updated version of the D-1 electric hypercar. The D-1 was originally conceived by Singaporean firm Vanda Electrics..
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Toyota secures one-two finish at 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans

toyota secures one-two finish at 2019 24 hours of le mans
Toyota secured a one-two finish on Sunday at the 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans following a dramatic final hour in the season-ending race of the 2018-2019 World Endurance Championship. In the end, it was..
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First drive review: 2020 BMW X3 M Competition and X4 M Competition stand tall and taut

first drive review: 2020 bmw x3 m competition and x4 m competition stand tall and taut
The precise distinction between cars and crossover SUVs (or Sport Activity Vehicles, as BMW prefers to call its crossovers) is a topic of spirited debate, but BMW project leader for vehicle dynamics..
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You can now order wild liveries direct from Porsche

you can now order wild liveries direct from porsche
Porsche customers won't need to be held back by factory colors with the launch of Second Skin. The new service, which the brand revealed on Wednesday, allows customers to customize their own livery for..
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Not one, but two iconic BMW race cars are for sale

not one, but two iconic bmw race cars are for sale
BMW hasn't competed in Formula One, or the lower-rung Formula Two, since 2009 but here's the chance to own two pieces of history from both echelons of motorsport. The Drive first spotted the 1946 BMW..
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Here's how Rimac designs its supercars

here's how rimac designs its supercars
We've arrived at episode three of four for Rimac's in-depth facility tour, and this one focuses on how the firm designs its supercars. To date, the firm has revealed two models to the world: the..
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2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC63, 2020 Bentley Flying Spur: This Week's Top Photos

2021 jeep grand cherokee, 2020 mercedes-amg glc63, 2020 bentley flying spur: this week's top photos
A prototype for Jeep's next-generation Grand Cherokee was spotted this week. The new mid-size SUV moves to a platform related to the one in the Alfa Romeo Stelvio, which should mean a tighter, more..
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