July 2, 2015

2016 Subaru Series. Hyperblue BRZ and WRX STI revealed

2016 Subaru Series Hyperblue BRZ and WRX STI

Subaru has announced the introduction of the limited-edition 2016 Series. Hyperblue BRZ and WRX STI models. The limited-edition models are a follow up to the 20151 Series.Blue BRZ and both models are painted in Hyper Blue with matching interior trim.

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First Batch of 2016 Mazda MX-5s arrive in the U.S.

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Mazda has announced that the first shipment of the all-new 2016 MX-5 Miata has arrive in the U.S. It will be a few more weeks until they arrive in showrooms.

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July 1, 2015

Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid and Infiniti QX60 Hybrid are done

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Nissan has reportedly decided to kill the hybrid versions of the Nissan Pathfinder and Infiniti QX60 SUVs. The 2016 Pathfinder and QX60 will only be available in the regular gasoline-powered versions.

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2017 Jaguar F-Pace Prototype supports the Tour De France

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Jaguar is giving the world another preview of the upcoming F-Pace SUV, which is going to serve as the official Team Sky support vehicle in this weekend's Tour de France. Labeled as a prototype, the F-Pace is preview of Jaguar's new SUV that is going to debut later this year.

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June 30, 2015

2016 Toyota Mirai fuel-cell vehicle can travel up to 312 miles

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Toyota has announced that the upcoming 2016 Mirai fuel-cell vehicle will have a driving range of 312 miles on a single fill of hydrogen. The Mirai is also rated at an EPA estimated 67 miles MPGe.

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Lexus SC to return for 2017 model year

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A new report claims that the Lexus SC is going to be revived for the 2017 model year. The SC badge was last used in 2010 on the four-seat hardtop convertible.

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Next-Gen VW e-Golf could have 186 mile driving range

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Volkswagen has revealed that it is developing new battery technology that will give its electric vehicles a much longer driving range than today's e-Golf. VW Chairman Martin Winterkorn recently confirmed that the new technology will bring "a quantum leap for the electric car."

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2016 Nissan Leaf battery updates will bring a longer driving range

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In an attempt to combat falling sales, Nissan has announced plans to unveil the 2016 Leaf, which is getting a midcycle update that will give it a longer driving range. The improvements to the Leaf includes a new battery that will deliver 30 kwh of power compared to the current 24 kwh battery. The more powerful battery could give the Leaf a driving range around 105-110 miles.

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June 29, 2015

Next-gen Toyota GT86, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ may borrow the Miata's chassis

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Toyota and Mazda continue to further their partnership, which is seen by the introduction of the new Scion iA, which is essentially a rebadged Mazda2. Now there's a new rumor that the partnership could involve Toyota borrowing another one of Mazda's models - the new MX-5 Miata. While the it's unlikely that Toyota would sell a rebadged Miata, there's a report that the roadster's chassis could be used for the next-gen Toyota GT86, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ coupes.

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2016 Mazda6 [REVIEW]

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The midsize sedan segment has been one of the most competitive segments for years with top players like the Honda Accord and Toyota Camry vying for the top spot. But even though these two sedans may win the most signatures at dealers, are they truly the best? There are alternatives in the segment, like the Mazda6 that in some cases may offer more than the typical best sellers. Mazda is known for offering sportier alternatives, but can the Mazda6 find the sweet spot that can help it win over would be Accord or Camry buyers?

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2016 Scion iA and iM pricing announced

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Scion has announced the pricing for the 2016 Scion iA sedan and 2016 Scion iM models, which are both going to go on sale in September. The Scion iA is priced at $16,495, while the iM starts at $19,255.

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June 28, 2015

2016 Audi A4: Here's the official info and pics

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Audi has unveiled the all-new 2016 A4 ahead of its official world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. The new fifth-generation A4 may not look that different on the outside, but beyond the evolutionary styling, the new A4 gets new technology features, more efficient engines and an elegant new interior.

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Scion xB will disappear at the end of the year

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When Scion launched in the early 2000's, the xB was the most popular model in its lineup with its quirky boxy styling. By 2008 it turned into a more bloated looking box, which lost most of the quirkiness that made the original fun. Now seven years later, Scion has confirmed that the xB will end its run by the end of the year.

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June 26, 2015

Cadillac XT5: SRX successor caught undisguised in NYC

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Cadillac has already announced plans to replace the SRX crossover later this year withe new Cadillac XT5. Up until now we haven't seen any photos of the XT5, but two photos have surfaced of the XT5 during a photo shoot in New York.

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June 25, 2015

2016 Acura NSX to pace the 93rd Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

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Acura has announced that the 2016 Acura NSX will be the official pace car of the 93rd Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on June 28. The special NSX pace car, which is wrapped in custom racing-inspired livery will lead the field of 140 entrants in the race.

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2016 Ford Focus RS officially packs 345 horsepower!

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Ford has revealed the official specs for the 2016 Focus RS, which was unveiled earlier this year. The Focus RS is powered by a 2.3L EcoBoost engine and now we know that the engine generates 345 horsepower and 324 lb-ft. of torque.

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Chevy Bolt EV prototype revealed

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Chevy gave the world a preview of its new 200 mile range electric car with the debut of the Bolt concept earlier this year. Chevy is already testing several prototypes of the Chevy Bolt, which is pictured here testing at GM's Milford, Michigan proving ground.

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June 24, 2015

2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia has its eyes set on the M3

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Alfa Romeo has unveiled the 2016 Giulia, which it says "encapsulates 105 years of style excellence and Italian technology." The new stylish sedan has its eyes set on the segment leader - the BMW 3 Series and with a 503 horsepower V6, the Giulia is definitely has our attention.

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2016 Chevy Cruze loses weight, gains standard turbo and more features

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Chevy has revealed the all-new second-generation 2016 Chevy Cruze, which is now larger and lighter, more efficient and comes with more features. The new Cruze will be offered in more than 40 global markets, but it will go on sale first in North America in early 2016.

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2016 Chevy Camaro Convertible set for early 2016 arrival

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Chevy has revealed the all-new 2016 Camaro Convertible, which it says now features the "segment's most advanced top."

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2016 MINI Clubman official photos revealed

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The first official photos of the second-generation MINI Clubman have appeared online ahead of MINI's planned reveal. The second-generation Clubman is a major departure from the last generation, which now has two full size rear doors, which effectively turns it into a compact wagon.

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June 23, 2015

2016 Ford F-150 gets new Appearance Packages and SYNC 3

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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2016 Ford F-150 pickup, which is getting a long list of enhancements, including new towing technology, Special Edition Appearance Packages, SYNC 3 and alternative fuel capability.

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2016 Chevy Camaro Convertible leaked

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Chevy is going to reveal the 2016 Camaro Convertible tomorrow, but we have a few leaked images to check out now. A few photos popped up on Chevy's website and then were immediately taken down, but the guys over at Camaro6.com were able to grab them.

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2016 Lincoln MKX gets a price cut to $38,995

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Lincoln has lowered the pricing for the new, second-generation MKX crossover, which is now priced at $38,995, down from $39,795 for the old 2015 model. At launch the 2016 MKX will be offered in three trim levels: Premiere, Select and Reserve. A Black Label version will also eventually be offered.

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June 22, 2015

2016 Ram 3500 Heavy Duty pickup packs 900 lb-ft of torque

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Ram has unveiled the updates to the 2016 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty pickups, with one of the biggest updates being the tweaks to the Cummins 6.7L diesel, which now generates 900 lb-ft. of torque. Ram says that it's the most torque ever offered in a mass-production vehicle.

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Chevy Cruze hatchback headed to the U.S.

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U.S. buyers have traditionally chosen sedan body styles over their hatchback counterparts, but that could change soon with the growing number of new compact hatchbacks that will soon be offered here. Honda has already announced plans to introduce a hatchback version of the next-generation Civic in the U.S. and now it's being reported that the next Cruze will also be offered in a hatchback version here.

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2016 Chevy Camaro Convertible teased ahead of June 24 debut [VIDEO]

2016 Chevy Camaro Convertible Teaser

Chevy has announced that the all-new 2016 Camaro Convertible is going to debut this week on June 24th. This teaser video gives you a look a the interior of the Camaro Convertible, which Chevy describes as the "most innovative Camaro Convertible ever."

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June 19, 2015

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk confirmed?

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There have been rumors about the Jeep Grand Cherokee one day getting the 707-hp Hellcat engine, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has yet to confirm anything. Now sources claim have confirmed that the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is on its way and FCA is currently testing mules under a top secret project called Project K.

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Infiniti teases 2016 Q30 ahead of its Frankfurt debut

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Infiniti has released a photo of a camouflaged Q30, which is going to officially debut in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The Q30 was previewed as a concept two years ago in Frankfurt and now the production version is slated to go on sale in Europe by the end of this year.

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June 18, 2015

2015 Honda Accord Sedan [REVIEW]

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The Honda Accord has been the leader for midsize sedans for decades now. Long established as the benchmark by which others are judged, it stands the test of time by being unique in that it's occasionally the best at one criteria, yet as often very good at almost all of them. To quote the adage; "it really is greater than the sum of it's parts." For the Accord though, being top dog also means having competitors sights set on you. With the latest round of midsize domination with the Ford Fusion, Hyundai Sonata, and Kia Optima nipping at your heels, how does the Accord compare?

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