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May 26, 2015

2017 Cadillac ATS-V+ to borrow 7.0L LS7 V8 from the Camaro?

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It's being reported that Cadillac is working on a hotter version of the recently introduced ATS-V - the ATS-V+. Cadillac hasn't confirmed the rumors, but the latest report claims that the ATS-V+ coupe and sedan will get a serious powertrain upgrade thanks to the Camaro Z/28.

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May 19, 2015

2016 Buick Enclave gets OnStar 4G LTE connectivity

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Buick has announced that the 2016 Buick Enclave is now available with OnStar 4G LTE connectivity with a built in Wi-Fi hotspot. The Wi-Fi hotspot can be used by up to seven devices at once and is on whenever the vehicle is on.

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May 16, 2015

2016 Chevy Camaro is 200 lbs lighter, gets 2.0L turbo and most powerful SS yet

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Chevy has revealed the all-new 2016 Chevy Camaro, which it says is now offers more performance, technology and refinement than the outgoing model. Thanks to an all-new lighter platform, the 2016 Camaro is lighter and more nimble than before.

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May 15, 2015

Jeep is getting a Range Rover rival

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Chrysler has reportedly confirmed plans to introduce a new luxury SUV for the Jeep brand that will rival other luxury SUVs, like the Range Rover. Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne revealed the news last week.

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May 12, 2015

2016 Dodge Viper ACR priced at $117,895

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A week after Dodge took the wraps off the "fastest street-legal Viper track car ever," the 2016 Viper ACR, Dodge has announced that it is now taking orders for the supercar. Pricing for the 2016 Viper ACR starts at $117,895 before the destination and gas guzzler tax fees are applied.

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May 11, 2015

2016 Chevy Camaro: Front and side profile teased

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This weekend Chevy is going to officially unveil the all-new 2016 Camaro at a special public event at Detroit's Belle Isle Park. Leading up to its reveal, Chevy has continued to release small teasers of the new Camaro, but today's teasers give us our clearest look yet at the 2016 Camaro.

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2016 Ford Mustang gets hood vent turn signals and new packages

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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2016 Ford Mustang with the biggest update being new hood vent turn signals that are inspired by the indicators that were first offered on the 1967 Mustang.

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May 8, 2015

2016 Dodge Viper ACR is the fastest street-legal Viper track car yet

2016 Dodge Viper ACR

Dodge has just unveiled the ultimate street-legal, track-focused Dodge Viper yet - the 2016 Viper ACR. It's powered by the same 8.4L V10 engine with 645 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque, but a host of other upgrades make the Viper ACR one of the hottest street-legal race cars available.

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May 5, 2015

Tesla is now selling pre-owned Model S sedans online

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Tesla is now offering pre-owned Model S sedans on its website, with prices starting around $65,000 for a used P85 Model S. Buyers can search for a number of sedans that are available in their area. A quick search of the Los Angeles area reveals that there are at least pre-owned 16 Model S sedans available.

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May 3, 2015

2016 Chevy Volt priced at $33,995

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Chevy has announced the pricing for the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt, which will start at $33,995 before the available state and federal incentives. With a starting price just under $34k, the 2016 Volt is almost $1,200 less than the current-generation Volt.

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May 1, 2015

Cadillac may be working on a hotter ATS-V

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Cadillac may be working on a more extreme version of the new ATS-V, according to remarks made by chief engineer David Leone. When questioned if Cadillac has any plans to rival the Mercedes-Benz Black Series models, Leone simply stated, "We might have something down the road that is a little bit more aggressive."

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Tesla Powerwall home battery powers your home with energy from the sun

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Tesla has unveiled a new home battery called Powerwall. The battery stores energy generated from solar panels or when utility rates are low to power your home. It also can act as a back up during power outages.

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April 30, 2015

2016 Chevy Impala Midnight edition revealed

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Chevy has announced that it is going to produce a new Midnight Edition of the 2016 Impala that is based on the concept shown at the 2014 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The Midnight Edition blacks out the Impala with its Jet Black exterior and interior.

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2016 Camaro's "leaner" exterior teased

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Chevy is going to reveal the all-new 2016 Camaro on May 16, but leading up to the reveal, Chevy continues to release teaser photos of the new sixth-generation Camaro. Now we have a look at the exterior of the new Camaro, which the design team says is "a leaner, more athletic design."

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April 29, 2015

2016 Cadillac CTS-V priced at $83,995

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Cadillac has announced the pricing for the 2016 CTS-V, which will start at $83,995 (plus $995 destination) when the 640-hp sedan arrives in showrooms this summer.

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April 28, 2015

Ford limits production of 2015 Shelby GT350 and GT350R models

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Ford has announced that it will build a limited run of the 2015 Shelby GT350 and GT350R Mustangs for the 2015 model year to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Shelby GT350. Only 100 Shelby GT350 models will feature a 2015 model year designation before production switches over to 2016, while on 37 GT350R models will be produced.

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April 26, 2015

2016 Chevy Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition revealed

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Chevy has unveiled the 2016 Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition, which is a road-going, track-capable homage to the Corvette Racing C7.R race cars. Only 500 units of the C7.R Edition will be built and all will include the Z07 Performance Package with carbon ceramic brakes, as well as a specially serialized vehicle identification number.

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April 22, 2015

Lincoln may bring back iconic names like the Town Car

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Earlier this month Lincoln unveiled the Continental concept at the New York Auto Show, which may signal that Lincoln is getting ready to ditch the "MK" naming scheme that it launched almost a decade ago.

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April 21, 2015

2016 Chevy Camaro SS gets Magnetic Ride Control

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We're now less than a month away from the debut of the all-new 2016 Chevy Camaro, which is going to take place on Saturday, May 16, during a special public event at Detroit's Belle Isle Park. GM has continued to release some of the details each week leading up to the debut and now we've learned that the Camaro SS will be available with Magnetic Ride Control, previously available only on the Camaro ZL1.

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April 20, 2015

Chevrolet-FNR autonomous electric concept previews the future in Shanghai

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General Motors has unveiled the Chevrolet-FNR autonomous electric concept at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show. The concept, which was developed by GM's Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center is a glimpse of the future with its futuristic capsule design and autonomous driving technology.

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April 19, 2015

Cadillac CT6 debuts in Shanghai with 335-hp plug-in hybrid system

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Cadillac has announced that the new CT6 will be available with a plug-in hybrid system, which is expected to more than double the fuel economy of the conventional powertrain offerings. The Cadillac CT6 plug-in hybrid will be able to travel in around 37 miles in EV mode.

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Ford releases a special Taurus for the Chinese market

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For the first time ever, Ford is going to bring the Taurus to the Chinese market and today it's unveiled a new 2016 Taurus at the Shanghai Motor Show. The 2016 Taurus differs from the U.S. Taurus and Ford says that it was designed specifically for the Chinese market.

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April 17, 2015

Chevy Bolt name to stay, even with Volt confusion

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General Motors has reportedly decided to keep the "Bolt" name for its upcoming compact electric car, despite the apparent Volt confusion. Back in February, GM acknowledged that there could be some potential confusion for buyers, since the Bolt and Volt names are so close, but after conducting two studies, GM has decided to keep it.

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April 15, 2015

2016 Cadillac ELR gets more power and tech

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Cadillac has unveiled the updates to the 2016 Cadillac ELR, which includes more power, better driving performance and new technology. The biggest improvement will come in the form of more power that will make it faster, while the ELR's chassis has been retuned to make it handle better.

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Cadillac CT6 platform could be used for a RWD Buick sedan

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Cadillac officially unveiled the 2016 Cadillac CT6 earlier this month at the 2015 New York Auto Show and now rumors are circulating about how GM could use the CT6's Omega platform for other vehicles. GM product chief Mark Reuss has revealed that GM may use the Omega platform for a new rear-wheel-drive Buick flagship sedan.

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April 14, 2015

You can now get a 2015 Chevy Spark EV for as low as $14,995

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Chevy has announced that it's lowered the price for the 2015 Spark EV, which now starts at $25,995 for the Spark EV 1LT model. The good news is that after the available federal, state and Chevy bonus cash, the price drops as low as $14,995.

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April 9, 2015

Chevy teases the 2016 Camaro's wheels and brakes

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We're still a month away from the official debut of the all-new 2016 Chevy Camaro, but just about every week Chevy has released little teasers and info about the new Camaro. This week Chevy is talking about the structural improvements that have been made to the new Camaro.

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2015 Chevy Silverado Custom Sport 2500 HD and 3500 HD revealed

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Chevy has unveiled new Custom Sport editions of the Silverado 2500 HD and 3500 HD that adds a monochromatic look to the pickups. Silverado Custom Sport HDs feature body-colored front and rear bumpers, a body-colored grille with chrome-accent bars, chrome door handles and body-side moldings, and chrome-accented trailering mirrors.

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Cadillac XT5 to replace the SRX crossover this fall

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It's being reported that Cadillac is going to unveil the successor to the SRX crossover this fall, dubbed the XT5. Cadillac's new nomenclature just started with the reveal of the CT6 sedan last week in New York and now it's expected that the XT5 will debut later this year at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

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April 8, 2015

Tesla Model S 70D debuts with longer range and more power

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Tesla has announced the introduction of the new Model S 70D, which replaces the base Model S 60. Compared to the outgoing Model S 60, the 70D has standard all-wheel-drive, a 240 mile range and 329 horsepower on tap.

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April 7, 2015

Ram rules out midsize pickup, deemed too costly

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The midsize pickup segment has been brought back from near extinction thanks to the introduction of the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups. Toyota has also revamped the Tacoma for the 2016 model year, but even though the segment may be getting hot again, Chrysler won't be rejoining it.

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April 4, 2015

Cadillac XTS won't be replaced, production to end in 2019

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Cadillac has lots of changes in the works, which started this week with the debut of its new flagship sedan, the 2016 CT6. Cadillac's Johan de Nysschen has confirmed that a few models won't be replaced as Cadillac revamps its entire lineup. We've already learned that the ELR electric coupe's days are numbered and now Cadillac's boss has revealed that the XTS will also not be replaced.

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April 3, 2015

Next-Gen 2016 Ford Taurus to debut at Shanghai Motor Show

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Ford is going to unveil the all-new 2016 Taurus this month at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show. Ford hasn't revealed any details about the next Taurus, but its expected that it will look more like a stretched Fusion. It will also share its platform with the Fusion and new Edge.

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April 2, 2015

Cadillac ELR won't get a second generation, CT6 plug-in hybrid debuting this month

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Cadillac is working on a new range of plug-in hybrids, but one model that won't be around much longer is the ELR. Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen revealed this week at the New York Auto Show that the current ELR will only be around for a short term.

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All-New 2016 Chevy Spark debuts with more refined look

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Chevy has unveiled the all-new 2016 Spark minicar, which now has a more refined exterior, more safety features and is more fuel efficient than the outgoing model. When the new Spark goes on sale, it will be sold in more than 40 countries around the world.

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March 31, 2015

All-New 2016 Chevy Malibu debuts in NYC!

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Chevrolet has unveiled the all-new 2016 Malibu, which now offers more efficiency, connectivity and advanced safety features than ever. The Malibu Hybrid also borrows technology from the new Chevy Volt to help it achieve a highway rating over 45 mpg, while a new 1.5L turbocharged engine gets 37 mpg on the highway.

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2016 Cadillac CT6 is "All" everything!

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Making its debut tonight, on the eve of the 2015 New York Auto Show, the 2016 Cadillac CT6 has all-wheel-drive, all-wheel-steering, and an all wheel suspension system with Magnetic Ride Control. Those are just some of the technological milestones the new Caddy hits upon along with three engine choices and luxury everywhere you look.

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March 30, 2015

2016 Chevy Camaro drops 200 pounds

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We're still about a month and a half away until Chevrolet takes the wraps of the all-new 2016 Camaro, but the automaker has just revealed that the new Camaro will be lighter than the current model. To improve the 2016 Camaro's handling, acceleration and fuel economy, the engineering team was able to reduce the Camaro's weight by 200 pounds compared to the current model.

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March 29, 2015

Lincoln Continental Concept previews a new flagship sedan

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This week Cadillac is unveiling its new flagship, the 2016 CT6, but crosstown rival Lincoln has something up its sleeve as well. Lincoln has just previewed its new flagship sedan with the debut of the Continental concept, which will also debut this week at the New York Auto Show.

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March 27, 2015

2016 Cadillac CT6 gets 34 speaker Bose Panaray audio system

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We're less than a week away until the debut of the 2016 Cadillac CT6, but Cadillac continues to drop some of the details. Cadillac has now revealed that the CT6 will be offered with the first-of-its-kind Bose Panaray audio system that was designed exclusively for the CT6.

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