GM is currently working on the second-generation Chevy Volt, which is going to arrive next year as a 2016 model. The 2016 Chevy Volt will switch to a new platform, but its styling will be more evolutionary, so don't expect it to be drastically different from today's Volt.
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Now that Jeep has taken the wraps off the 2015 Jeep Renegade small SUV, the next step is for Jeep to focus on the other end of its lineup, by introducing a model above the Grand Cherokee. The new model is set to bring back the Grand Wagoneer name.
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Buyers looking at the 2014 Chevy Camaro Z/28 are only really concerned about one thing - speed. GM's engineers know this and sought out every possible way to make the Camaro Z/28 faster, which even included modifying the iconic Chevy bowtie.
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Although Ford unveiled the revised 2015 Ford Focus at the Geneva Motor Show this week, the automaker failed to reveal the updated Focus ST. While the 2015 Focus ST is expected to get a similar facelift as the rest of the Focus lineup, we've also learned that Ford is going to release a new diesel version of the Focus ST.
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Automakers consistently try to top each other with each new model and the pickup segment is easily one of the most competitive when it comes to specs like horsepower and towing capacity. Ford has announced that the 2015 F-Series Super Duty will top the heavy-duty pickup segment thanks to new updates that give it best-in-class horsepower, torque and towing capacity.
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Following the first round of photo leaks of Jeep's new baby Renegade SUV, we now have even more photos of the 2015 Renegade, which is scheduled to debut tomorrow in Geneva.
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GMC is reportedly working on new Hummer-inspired SUV that will have more off-road capabilities than GMC's current models. A GMC designer revealed that the new GMC SUV is being designed to compete against the Jeep Wrangler.
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We're just a few days away from the kick off of the 2014 Geneva Motor Show and although Jeep hasn't announced what it's bringing to the show, photos of the 2015 Jeep Renegade have leaked online.
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Tesla has revealed more details about its new battery plant, dubbed the Gigafactory, which will be "world's largest battery factory" when it powers up by 2017. Tesla estimates that the Gigafactory will cost about $5 billion and will employ up to 6,500 employees at a site that could be up to 1,000 acres.
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Yesterday Ford took the wraps off the updated 2015 Focus lineup, which includes the addition of a new 1.0L three-cylinder engine and an updated face. While the 1.0L engine is not going to set any hearts on fire, reports about a hotter Focus RS should.
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GM has announced that the 2015 Chevy and GMC SUVs are now almost 10 percent more fuel efficient than the outgoing models.
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Yesterday photos of the refreshed 2015 Ford Focus surfaced revealing a more stylish Focus with its Aston Martin-esque grille. Ford has now released all the details about the 2015 Focus, which in addition to the styling updates, also gets a new 1.0L three-cylinder EcoBoost engine and a long list of new technologies.
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Chrysler unveiled the all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 sedan last month in Detroit and we've already learned that Chrysler has no plans to make a new Dodge Avenger. Now it's been revealed that the Chrysler 200 convertible has been axed as well.
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Last month the 2015 Ford Mustang debuted at the Detroit Auto Show and although Ford didn't confirm any other plans for high-performance versions of the new Mustang, prototypes have been caught. Today I caught this 2015 Ford Mustang GT350 prototype driving around Los Angeles, which is the replacement for the Shelby GT500.
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Ford is giving the 2015 Ford Focus a facelift, which includes a new grille that brings it closer to the Fusion. Ford hasn't revealed all the details about the Focus's mid-life refresh, but from these photos we can see that the 2015 Focus will get most of its updates to the exterior, while on the inside there are a few tweaks to its center console.
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Between February 7th and February 10th, Ram Truck reportedly received more than 8,000 orders for the2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, which quickly accounted for more than 50 percent of the total order mix during that time. The more than 8,000 orders also filled the initial allocation of the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel.
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Following Ford's segment changing 2015 F-150, which features aluminum body panels, GM is now reportedly also working on an aluminum-bodied pickup that will be introduced around 2018. In an effort to put its trucks on a serious diet, GM is going to follow Ford's move by using lighter aluminum for the next-generation of the Silverado and Sierra pickups.
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Ford is giving the full size 2015 Ford Expedition a refresh, which is similar to the same changes that the 2015 Lincoln Navigator received. Compared to the outgoing model, the 2015 Expedition gets a new face, a slightly modified rear end, more technology and a new engine.
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Chrysler's SRT brand has unveiled new SRT Vapor Editions of the 2014 Chrysler 300 SRT, Dodge Challenger SRT and Dodge Charger SRT. The new Satin Vapor Editions debuted today at the Chicago Auto Show.
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Chevy has announced the availability of new bi-fuel versions of the 2015 Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD pickups. Currently CNG is priced at about 62 percent lower than gasoline, so it represents big savings. For example a work truck driven 26,000 miles a year can save more than $2,000 annually based on 75-percent CNG usage and comparable efficiency to gasoline.
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Chevy has unveiled the new Adra Concept SUV today at the Auto Expo in India. The Adra concept was designed by Indian designers at GM's center in Bangalore and represents a possible new entry in the fast-growing compact SUV segment.
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The 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel now holds the title as the most fuel efficient full size pickup ever with a 28 mpg rating on the highway. The news follows last year's rating for the 2013 Ram 1500, which set a record for the highest fuel-economy with a 25 mpg rating.
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Dodge has announced the release of a new Journey model, the 2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad, which will be unveiled next week at the Chicago Auto Show. The new Journey Crossroad gives the crossover a more rugged appearance with new front and rear fascias, side sills and 19-inch aluminum wheels.
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Cadillac has announced that it is going to sweeten the deal a tad for the 2014 Cadillac ELR by throwing in a free 240-volt home charging station. The 2014 Cadillac ELR still starts at $75,995 before any tax incentives are applied, but at least now Cadillac will cover the costs for installing a charging station in your home.
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The all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade is going to start rolling into showrooms in April and now we know what it will cost. The 2015 Escalade starts at $71,695, which is $8,000 more than the starting price of the outgoing Escalade.
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Jeep has unveiled its new Altitude special edition models and this year the Cherokee also gets the treatment. The 2014 Jeep Cherokee Altitude features a blacked out appearance with gloss black grille surrounds, roof rails, front fascia lower applique and badging. It also features eighteen-inch gloss black painted aluminum wheels and a black interior.
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Lincoln has unveiled the "redesigned" 2015 Lincoln Navigator SUV, which is going to debut on February 6 at the Chicago Auto Show. While the 2015 Navigator is not an all-new SUV, Lincoln has given its full-size SUV an updated exterior with the Lincoln split-wing grille, a 3.5L EcoBoost V6 and an upgraded interior.
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With an all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade right around the corner, Lincoln needs to update the Navigator if it wants to be able to compete. Lincoln is set to debut a new 2015 Navigator tomorrow, but a few photos of it have already leaked on Twitter.
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The Chevy Camaro Z/28 is set to return to the track this week when the new Camaro Z/28.R race car debuts in a 2.5-hour endurance race ahead of the 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona. Chevy says that it will be one of the most production-based cars on the track, since it shares its aero, engine and axle parts with the 2014 Camaro Z/28.
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Last week GM unveiled the new 2015 GMC Canyon mid-size pickup at the Detroit Auto Show, which is a rebadged version of the Chevy Colorado. GMC's lineup has consistently been a lineup of rebadged Chevy trucks, but could this change in the future? GM global product chief Mark Reuss recently hinted that there may be a new GMC in the works that doesn't share its platform with a Chevy.
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This week Chrysler took the wraps off the all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 at the Detroit Auto Show, so what does that mean for the Dodge Avenger? Chrysler has reported that it plans to remove duplicate vehicles from its lineup and that means that the Avenger is finally going away.
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There are several reports coming out about the upcoming 2015 Cadillac ATS-V, the high-performance and much hotter version of the compact ATS. It's being reported that the ATS-V is going to be powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.6L V6 with 425 horsepower that will get a new seven-speed manual transmission in addition to an eight-speed automatic.
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Yesterday Cadillac unveiled the second version of the new ATS, the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe at the Detroit Auto Show. Cadillac's global chief Bob Ferguson revealed at the show that its possible that Cadillac could also introduce convertible and wagon versions of the ATS in the future.
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Cadillac has unveiled the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe in Detroit, which is the automaker's first ever compact coupe. Compared to the CTS Coupe, the ATS Coupe looks much closer to the ATS sedan sans the two rear doors. The 2015 ATS Coupe rides on the same 109.3-inch wheelbase as the sedan, but the roof, doors, rear fenders and trunk lid are unique to the Coupe. It is also the first production model to wear Cadillac's revised crest.
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Chevy has taken the wraps off the "most track-capable Corvette in the brand's history," the 2015 Corvette Z06. Chevy says that the new Corvette Z06 "stretches the performance envelope for Corvette with unprecedented levels of aerodynamic downforce" and of course its supercharged 625-hp engine helps as well.
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The 2014 Detroit Auto Show has kicked off with the awards for the North American Car and Truck of the Year. This year Chevy has a lot to celebrate as it took home both the Car and Truck of the Year awards for the 2014 Corvette Stingray and Silverado. It is the first time Chevrolet has won both awards in the same year. The Silverado was last named Truck of the Year in 2007 and the Corvette was last named Car of the Year in 1998.
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Ford has officially unveiled the all-new 2015 Ford F-150, which was previewed last year by the Atlas concept. We've heard several reports about the 2015 F-150 switching to an aluminum body and now Ford has now released all the details.
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We're just a day away from the kick off of the 2014 Detroit Auto Show and GMC has now officially unveiled the 2015 Canyon midsize pickup, which is basically the GMC version of the Chevy Colorado.
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We're now just a day away from the official debut of the 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06, but three photos have accidentally leaked online ahead of its debut at the Detroit Auto Show. We already know that the 2015 Corvette Z06 is going to pack at least 620 horsepower, but it's still not known what engine will rest under that hood.
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