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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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November 4, 2014

2015 Chevy Corvette Heads to SEMA

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Chevy is bringing two unique versions of the Corvette to this year's SEMA Show: a 2015 Stingray styled in collaboration with KISS front man Paul Stanley and a vintage third-generation Corvette built with NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson that features the 6.2L engine from the 2015 Corvette Stingray.

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Ford to Reveal New Performance Model on Nov 17th, Is It the Mustang GT350? [VIDEO]

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Ford has released a teaser video that confirms Ford's plans to reveal a new performance model on November 17th, a day before the kick off the 2014 LA Auto Show. Is this new model the much anticipated Mustang GT350?

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2015 Ford Mustang GT Delivers 600+ HP with Ford Racing and Roush Supercharger

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If you were hoping for more than 435 horsepower under the hood of the 2015 Ford Mustang GT, Ford has unveiled a new supercharger kit that it codeveloped with Roush Performance. The new supercharger kit gives the Mustang GT's 5.0L V8 over 600 horsepower.

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November 3, 2014

Chevy Colorado Performance Concept Debuts at SEMA

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Chevy has partnered up with Motocross legend Ricky Carmichael to create the Colorado Performance concept for the SEMA Show. The Colorado Performance concept is meant to illustrate the lifestyle-supporting capability of the new midsize pickup truck that can hold Carmichael's motorcycle, mountain bike and the rest of his gear.

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November 2, 2014

2015 Chevy Camaro Commemorative Edition Debuts at SEMA

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Chevy has unveiled the 2015 Camaro Commemorative Edition at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The latest special edition Camaro celebrates the final year of the fifth generation Camaro and goes on sale in the spring.

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October 29, 2014

Refreshed 2016 Ford Explorer Debut Confirmed for LA

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Ford has just announced that the updated 2016 Ford Explorer is going to debut next month at the LA Auto Show before it goes on sale next year.

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October 28, 2014

2016 Chevy Volt Gets a Larger 4-Cylinder Engine

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General Motors is going to officially unveil the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show in January, but GM has just revealed some details about its new powertrain.

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Future Cadillac Convertible Revealed to Dealers

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At last month's dealer meeting in Las Vegas, GM showed dealers an image of a future Cadillac convertible. The convertible is part of a range of future models that Cadillac is planning on introducing.

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October 27, 2014

Ford Gives Lincoln a $5 Billion Boost

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With a new CEO at the helm, Lincoln could finally get the love it needs. Ford's new CEO, Mark Fields has reportedly committed to overhauling the Lincoln brand, which could see Ford spend at least $5 billion over the next five years on new Lincoln models.

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October 24, 2014

2018 Jeep Wrangler Will Not Get a Unibody, Production to Remain in Toledo

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There have been lots of reports about what we can expect from the next-generation Jeep Wrangler, which is expected to arrive in 2017 as a 2018 model. There have been reports about an aluminum body to save weight, but one thing that is going to stay is its body-on-frame layout.

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October 23, 2014

Ford's New Pre-Collision Assist is Designed to Protect Pedestrians

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Ford has revealed a new driver-assist system that can reduce the severity of or even eliminate some frontal collisions involving vehicles and pedestrians. The Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection system uses radar and camera technology to scan the road and warn the driver if a pedestrian is detected.

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October 22, 2014

Ford is Bringing Over a Dozen Modified Mustangs to the SEMA Show

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In addition to unique versions of the all-new Ford F-150, Ford has announced that it's bringing modified versions of the new Mustang to the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Working with Galpin Auto Sports, Petty's Garage, MRT and many others, Ford will showcase over a dozen custom Mustangs at the show.

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October 21, 2014

2015 Green Car of the Year Finalists Announced

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The 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show is just a month away and at the show Green Car Journal gives away its annual Green Car of the Year award. The 2015 contenders include the Audi A3 TDI, BMW i3, Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel, Honda Fit, and VW Golf.

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October 20, 2014

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Keeps its Name for Now, 2016 May Get Trackhawk Name

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Earlier this year Chrysler announced that the SRT brand was going away and that the name would only be applied to Dodge's high-performance vehicles. But what did that announcement means for the Chrysler 300 and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT models?

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2015 Ford F-150 Heads to SEMA

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Ford has previewed the special versions of the 2015 Ford F-150 pickup that it is going to bring to this year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Ford collaborated with SEMA builders to help produce the radical F-150 trucks that Ford hopes will help it win the "Hottest Truck" award for the fifth year.

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October 19, 2014

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Starts at $64,990

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Dodge has announced the pricing for the updated 2015 Dodge Charger, including the one that everyone wants - the 707-hp Charger SRT Hellcat. Pricing for the base Charger SE starts at $28,990, while the Charger SXT starts at $30,990 and the top dog Charger SRT Hellcat will set you back $64,990.

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October 15, 2014

Chrysler Teases its Mopar-Modified 2014 SEMA Lineup

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Chrysler has released a few teasers of its Mopar-modified Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, and Fiat vehicles headed to this year's SEMA show in Las Vegas.

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October 14, 2014

Ford to Hire 850 More Workers to Build All-New F-150 Pickup

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Ford has announced plans to hire 850 new workers to help build the all-new aluminum F-150 pickup. Ford is anticipating the need for new workers to help keep up with demand for the new F-150.

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Next-Gen Ford Explorer Moves to a Rear-Wheel-Drive Platform, Lincoln Version Possible

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Ford is reportedly planning some big changes for the next-generation Ford Explorer, which may see the popular SUV move to a new rear-wheel-drive platform. The current Explorer marked the first time that the SUV was based on a front-wheel-drive platform, but now according to The Truth About Cars, the next Explorer is set to return to its roots.

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