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December 17, 2014

2016 Cadillac CT6 Will Not Look Like the Elmiraj Concept

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When Cadillac announced plans to release the new CT6 flagship sedan, there were hopes and rumors that it would be inspired by the Elmiraj concept, but now Cadillac has confirmed that, that is not the case.

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December 16, 2014

2016 Cadillac CTS-V will Debut in Detroit and it Could Have 650-HP

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Last month Cadillac unveiled the 2016 ATS-V and now the performance reveals are set to continue with the debut of the 2016 CTS-V next month at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. Cadillac officials have confirmed that the next-generation CTS-V will take the stage at the Detroit Auto Show on January 13.

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New Ford GT May Come to Detroit with 600-HP EcoBoost V6

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A new report claims that Ford is going to bring a new GT to the Detroit Auto Show next month. If the report is accurate, Ford is reportedly going to reveal a new GT that will be powered by a EcoBoost V6 engine with around 600 horsepower.

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December 15, 2014

Next-Gen Chevy Volt, Malibu and Cruze to Get Corvette Styling Cues

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It's being reported that the designs of the next-generation Chevrolet Volt, Malibu and Cruze will all borrow styling cues from the Corvette. Ed Welburn, GM's global design boss recently revealed that subtle design elements from the Corvette will be leveraged to elevate the design of some of its less sporty models.

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December 11, 2014

Ford Introduces SYNC 3 - Easier to Use, More Intuitive and Faster

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It's hard to believe that Ford's SYNC communications and entertainment system has been around longer than the iPhone and now Ford has announced the introduction of the third-generation system. Ford says that SYNC 3 is now more intuitive, easier to use and even faster.

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Ford Announces New Performance Team and Global Focus RS

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This morning Ford has announced some of its big plans for its performance lineup, which includes the creation of the new "Ford Performance" team and a new Focus RS that will be sold globally.

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December 10, 2014

707-Horsepower Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Rated at 22 MPG

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Dodge has announced that the insane 707 horsepower Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is rated at 22 mpg on the highway. The 2015 Charger SRT Hellcat also earns EPA ratings of 16 mpg in combined driving and 13 mpg in the city.

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December 9, 2014

North American Car and Truck of the Year Finalists Announced

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The finalists for the 2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced, which leaves three cars and three trucks in the running to receive the award next month at the Detroit Auto Show.

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December 10, 2014

Ford Begins Shipping the 2015 Mustang Convertible

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Most of the country may be too cold to put the top down, but Ford has announced that the 2015 Mustang Convertible is now on its way to dealerships.

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December 9, 2014

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee to Get Updated 3.6L V6

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Chrysler is reportedly working on some updates to its Pentastar V6 engines, which will see the addition of new technology like direct injection and turbocharging. The improvements will not only add more power, but will also increase the fuel economy of the V6 engines. The first model to get the updated V6 will be the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee.

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December 8, 2014

GMC May Get a Small Crossover

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This month the Chevrolet Trax small crossover is going to start rolling into showrooms. The Trax is another new entry in the growing small SUV segment and now that both Buick and Chevrolet have one, will GMC be next?

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December 4, 2014

Ford is 'Working Hard' on an F-150 Hybrid

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The all-new 2015 Ford F-150 went on a significant diet plan with one of the goals being improved fuel economy, which explains why it now holds the title as the most fuel efficient full size gas powered pickup. Even with the gains that the new truck received, Ford is reportedly looking at other ways to make the F-150 even more fuel efficient, which could include a hybrid version.

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December 3, 2014

2015 Chevrolet Colorado Named Motor Trend Truck of the Year

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Motor Trend has announced that the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado has received the publications prestigious Truck of the Year award. This year there were seven contenders for the award, which included the new Ford F-150.

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December 2, 2014

Next Ford F-150 Raptor, Shelby GT350R and Focus RS Detroit Debut Rumored

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There's a rumor circulating that Ford has some big "performance" debuts planned for the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, which is just a month away. Following on the heels of the Shelby GT350's debut last month at the LA Auto Show, Ford is now rumored to be bringing a hotter GT350R to Detroit in addition to the next F-150 Raptor and possibly the Focus RS.

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Chevy Starts Shipping the 2015 Corvette Z06

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Chevy has announced that the 2015 Corvette Z06 Coupe is now rolling off the assembly line at GM's plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The first batch of the 650-horsepower Corvettes are expected to arrive in showrooms this week.

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December 1, 2014

2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang Gets a $52,995 Price Tag?

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Last month Ford unveiled the Shelby GT350 Mustang at the Los Angeles Auto Show. It surely made Mustang fans happy with its 5.2L V8 that generates over 500 horsepower and 400 lb-ft. of torque. One thing that Ford did not reveal was how much the Shelby GT350 Mustang will cost.

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November 30, 2014

2015 Dodge Viper GTS and TA 2.0 Pricing Released

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In an effort to improve sales of the Dodge Viper, Dodge lowered the starting price of the 2015 Viper by $15k to $84,995. Sales have improved and now Dodge has announced the pricing details for the Viper GTS and TA 2.0 models.

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November 25, 2014

Cadillac V-Series Crossover and 911 Rival Could Be in Cadillac's Future

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Cadillac CEO Johan de Nysschen has big aspirations for the brand, which will see it go head to head with the best from Germany. In addition to one day offering a $250k model, de Nyssschen has confirmed plans to offer diesel engines and even expand its high-performance V-Series lineup.

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November 24, 2014

2018 Jeep Wrangler Gets an 8-Speed Automatic

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There have been a lot of rumors about what we can expect for the next-generation Jeep Wrangler that is expected to be introduced for the 2018 model year. While we've heard reports about an aluminum body for the next Wrangler, one thing that is for sure that it will get a new eight-speed automatic transmission.

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November 21, 2014

Cadillac CEO Envisions a $250,000 Cadillac by 2029

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Cadillac is on the cusp of a major reinvention with new models like the 2016 ATS-V and upcoming CT-6 sedan. While today's top Cadillac sedan, the XTS can command a price around $70,000 could Cadillac one day sell a car with a $250,000 price tag?

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2015 Ford F-150 Fuel Economy Specs Released, Gets Up to 26 MPG

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Ever since Ford revealed the new lighter 2015 F-150 one of the bigger discussions has been around what that would mean for its fuel economy specs. Ford has now revealed that the 2015 F-150 gets up to 26 mpg with the new 2.7L EcoBoost engine - making it the most fuel efficient full size gasoline-powered pickup.

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2015 Cadillac XTS and Escalade Will Massage Your Back

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Who doesn't love a good massage? Well now you can get one as you're driving down the road in the 2015 Cadillac XTS and Escalade. Cadillac has announced that both models are available with new massage seats for the driver and front passenger.

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Next-Gen 2016 Chevy Volt Teased in LA

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Even though the Los Angeles Auto Show kicked off this week, one car that was not at the show was the next-generation Chevy Volt. We have to wait until January to see the 2016 Volt, but Chevy did reveal part of the Volt's new face at a fan event in LA.

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November 20, 2014

Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Concept Showcases the Colorado's Diesel Engine

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Chevrolet has unveiled a new concept version of the Colorado pickup, the Colorado ZR2 at the LA Auto Show. The Colorado ZR2 concept is ready to showcase the midsize truck's off-road capability and it also reveals the new 2.8L diesel engine that will be offered next year.

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November 19, 2014

2015 Chrysler 300 Facelift Premieres in LA

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Chrysler has revealed the updated 2015 Chrysler 300, which is having its debut today at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The changes aren't as dramatic as its cousin, the Dodge Charger received, but there are some small tweaks.

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2016 Ford Explorer Gets a Facelift and a 2.3L Four-Cylinder

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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2016 Ford Explorer, which is not only getting a facelift, but also a new 2.3L four-cylinder EcoBoost engine and a new Platinum trim level.

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November 18, 2014

2016 Cadillac ATS-V Debuts in LA with 455-HP

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As promised Cadillac has officially unveiled the hot version of the ATS, the 2016 ATS-V. The ATS-V is ready to go head to head with models like the BMW M3 and M4 with its 455-hp twin-turbocharged 3.6L V6 that accelerates it from 0-60 mph in a quick 3.9 seconds.

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November 17, 2014

Lincoln Black Label Package Revealed for MKC and MKZ Models

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Lincoln has announced the release of the new Black Label package for the 2015 MKC and MKZ, which adds unique interior design themes and an elevated Lincoln customer experience.

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2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang Debuts With More Than 500-HP

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Ford has unveiled the all-new Shelby GT350 Mustang, which is now currently the most powerful version of the latest Mustang. With a naturally aspirated 5.2L flat-plane crankshaft V8 it packs more than 500 horsepower - the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever.

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November 14, 2014

Cadillac ATS-V.R Race Car Unveiled with 600 Horsepower

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Cadillac is set to unveil the 2016 ATS-V coupe and sedan next week at the LA Auto Show, but today Cadillac has revealed the ATS-V.R race car. The ATS-V.R takes the ATS-V coupe even further with 600 horsepower on tap and its FIA GT3 specifications.

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2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is On its Way to Dealers

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Dodge has announced that the first batch of 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcats are on their way to dealerships. Dodge has already received more than 4,500 orders for the 707 horsepower Challenger.

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November 12, 2014

Galpin and Henrik Fisker to Reveal Rocket Muscle Car in LA

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Galpin Auto Sports and Henrik Fisker are going to reveal the Rocket, "ultimate American muscle car" at the LA Auto Show. We do have this teaser photo of the Rocket, which is likely draws its roots from the Ford Mustang.

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2016 Cadillac ATS-V Leaked, Gets a 450-HP Turbo V6

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The 2016 Cadillac ATS-V is going to debut next week at the LA Auto Show, but the first photos of the coupe version have leaked out a bit early. Thankfully the ATS-V Coupelooks a lot more aggressive than the standard coupe.

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November 11, 2014

GMC May Expand its Lineup with a Wrangler Competitor and New Flagship

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The face of GMC is expected to change in the near future with the brand looking at the possibility of expanding its lineup.

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2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer Will Rival Range Rover

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Jeep is finally going to bring back the Grand Wagoneer, which is expected to arrive for the 2018 model year. According to Jeep global brand director Michael Manley the Grand Wagoneer will sit at the top of the Jeep lineup and will rival Range Rover.

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2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe Teased Ahead of its Debut in LA [VIDEO]

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Cadillac has released a teaser video of the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe, which is going to be revealed next week at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

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November 7, 2014

Ford Reveals King Cobra Package for the 2015 Mustang

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This week at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Ford unveiled a new King Cobra package for the 2015 Mustang GT. At the show Ford Racing introduced a special 2015 Mustang GT built exclusively with Ford Racing performance parts.

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2015 GMC Yukon Denali Gets New Eight-Speed Transmission and Better Fuel Economy

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GMC has announced that the 2015 Yukon Denali SUV is getting a new eight-speed automatic transmission. Both the Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali are now powered by a 420-hp 6.2-liter V-8 engine with a new Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight-speed automatic transmission, which is more fuel-efficient than the Denali's previous six-speed automatic.

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November 6, 2014

Tesla Model X Delayed Again Until Q3 2015

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Just a few months ago it was announced that production of the Tesla Model X crossover was being delayed until the second quarter of 2015, but now it's being delayed further. Tesla has announced that production is now delayed until the third quarter of 2015.

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2015 Ford Edge Starts at $28,995

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Even though just about every part of the 2015 Ford Edge is new, one thing is not. Ford has held the line on the pricing with the 2015 Edge keeping its same $28,995 starting price as the outgoing model.

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