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September 3, 2015

Elon Musk confirms Tesla Model 3 to debut in March

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Tesla's CEO has announced via Twitter that it's much anticipated entry-level model, the Model 3, is going to be revealed in March. It's expected that the Model 3 will debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. Following its debut in March, Tesla will start taking reorders for the Model 3.

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September 2, 2015

Tesla Model X revealed, reserve one now for $133,200

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The Tesla Model X is finally about to arrive in the hands of those people that placed their reservation for the electric SUV when it was first revealed three years ago. Tesla still hasn't officially revealed the production version, but the online configurator for the Model X has powered up - giving us a look at the production version of the Model X Signature.

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September 1, 2015

2017 Chrysler Town & Country will have foot-operated doors [Spy Shots]

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Several SUVs have rear tailgates that open with the swift kick of a foot underneath the rear bumper and now its being reported that Chrysler is going to take the technology a step further. A new report claims that the 2017 Town & Country minivan will get foot-operated rear sliding doors.

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August 31, 2015

Chevy produces the 10-millionth Malibu

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After 51 years, Chevy has an important milestone to celebrate - the production of the 10 millionth Malibu. Introduced back in 1964, the Malibu took its name from the famous California city and was introduced as an "intermediate" car that found many buyers, since Chevy sold more than 370,000 units in its first year.

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August 26, 2015

Ford may bring the Ranger back to the U.S.

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The Ford Ranger pickup left the U.S. in 2011, but Ford still sells the midsize pickup in almost 200 markets around the world. According to a new report, Ford is having discussions with the UAW about bringing the Ranger back to the U.S.

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August 24, 2015

2016 Chevy Camaro priced at $26,695

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Chevy has released the pricing for the all-new 2016 Camaro, which starts at $26,695 for the Camaro 1LT, while the Camaro SS starts at $37,295. The 2016 Camaro will return in both coupe and convertible body styles, but with a simplified model lineup with just two models (LT and SS) and four trim levels (1LT, 2LT, 1SS, and 2SS).

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August 21, 2015

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor prototype goes trail climbing in Michigan [VIDEO]

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We are still about a year away until the arrival of the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, but Ford's engineers are hard at work trail testing prototypes. Ford has released this video of an early prototype climbing two track trails in Northern Michigan.


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August 18, 2015

2015 Ford Focus ST performance upgrade gives it 275-hp

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Ford Performance has announced a new upgrade kit for the 2015 Focus ST, which bumps up the stock 2.0L four-cylinder engine's power to 275-hp and 296 lb-ft. of torque, 23 more horsepower and 26 lb-ft. of torque than the stock version.

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August 17, 2015

The Taurus may disappear again from Ford's U.S. lineup

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Just a few months ago Ford unveiled a new Taurus, but there was a catch - this new Taurus was only designed for the Chinese market. So what lies in store for the Taurus sold on our shores? The Taurus has already disappeared once from Ford's U.S. lineup and there's a chance that the Taurus could disappear again in the not too distant future.

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August 12, 2015

2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang priced at $47,795, GT350R starts at $61,295

2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang configurator

Ford has released the pricing for the 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang and the GT350R, which you can now build on Ford's online configurator. The Shelby GT350 Mustang starts at $47,795, while the GT350R starts at $61,295. Both prices are before the $900 destination fee.

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August 7, 2015

Tesla reveals a cool robotic snake charger prototype [VIDEO]

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Tesla has released a video that shows off a new charging prototype for the Model S. The prototype is a robotic metal snake that can automatically plug into the charging port on the Model S.

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August 6, 2015

Elon Musk confirms Tesla Model X is almost here

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It's taken quite a while, but Tesla's CEO Elon Musk has announced that the Model X SUV is set to debut in September. In an official letter, Musk discussed the status of the Model X and that the Tesla is currently "building more validation vehicles, executing final engineering and testing work, enabling our new manufacturing equipment and finalizing arrangements with our suppliers."

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August 4, 2015

2016 Chevy Colorado Midnight Edition and Z71 Trail Boss models unveiled

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Chevy has revealed two new special versions of the 2016 Colorado pickup - the Colorado Midnight Edition and Z71 Trail Boss. Both models are meant to add some new bolder options to the Colorado lineup. According to Chevy, the Midnight Edition is design for the city, while the Z71 Trail Boss lives up to its name by being designed for a less civilized environment.

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2016 Chevy Volt can officially drive 53 miles in EV mode

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Chevy has announced that the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt can travel up to 53 miles in electric mode, which is nearly a 40 percent improvement over the first-generation Volt. The EPA has also certified that the new Volt has a combined rating of 106 MPGe.

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July 31, 2015

2016 Ford Focus RS to start at $35,730?

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With 345 horsepower on tap the 2016 Ford Focus RS is going to be at the top of anyone's list that is looking at rivals, like the VW Golf R and upcoming Honda Civic Type R. The 2016 Focus RS isn't expected to arrive until next spring, but we may have got an accidental preview of its pricing. For a few minutes, the pricing for the Focus RS was listed at $35,730 on Ford's website.

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July 29, 2015

2016 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Duramax Diesel announced

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GM has officially announced the introduction of the 2016 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Duramax diesel models. Both pickups are powered by a 2.8L turbo diesel four-cylinder that generates 181 horsepower and 369 lb-ft. of torque.

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July 27, 2015

Dodge to double 2016 Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcat production

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Dodge has announced that it will soon start taking orders for the 2016 Dodge Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcats. Due to the overwhelming demand for the 2015 models, Dodge is going to more than double production of both models.

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2016 Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models get new safety tech

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GM has announced that several 2016 Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models will offer 22 different active safety technologies. The available technology ranges from new driver alerts to systems that automatically intervene and assist the driver in some situations.

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July 24, 2015

Chrysler beings taking orders for the Dodge Challenger Drag Pak

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Chrysler has announced that it is starting to take orders for the new Dodge Challenger Drag Pak, which can be powered by either a supercharged 354-cubic-inch Gen III HEMI engine or a naturally aspirated 426-cubic-inch Gen III HEMI engine.

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July 21, 2015

2016 Ford F-150 Limited is Ford's most luxurious truck - ever

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Ford has unveiled the 2016 F-150 Limited, which it says is its most advanced and luxurious truck ever. Ford also claims that it has more standard technology and driver convenience features than any other competitor.

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2016 Buick Encore Sport Touring gets a 153-hp 1.4L turbo

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Buick has revealed a new sportier version of the 2016 Encore crossover - the Encore Sport Touring. The new sportier Encore Sport Touring features a more powerful engine and a few unique design cues.

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July 20, 2015

Chevy to introduce a new midsize crossover in 2017

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A new report claims that Chevy is working on a new midsize crossover that will be bigger than the current Equinox, but smaller than the three-row Traverse. The new crossover will compete with other midsize crossovers, like the Ford Edge and Jeep Grand Cherokee and Nissan Murano.

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July 16, 2015

2015 Ford Mustang Apollo Edition unveiled

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Ford has unveiled a unique 2015 Mustang, the Mustang Apollo Edition that is going to be auctioned off next week. For the eighth straight year, Ford has created a unique, aviation-inspired Ford Mustang to benefit Experimental Aircraft Association youth education programs, including the Young Eagles.

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July 15, 2015

2016 GMC Sierra gets a facelift

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Following the reveal of the updated 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 a few days ago, GM has now revealed the updates to its brother, the 2016 GMC Sierra.

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July 14, 2015

2016 Chevy Silverado gets a new face

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Chevy has revealed the 2016 Silverado 1500, which is getting a new face that Chevy says is bolder and more sculpted. The Silverado's new face loses the dual headlights on the current version for a more modern look that also includes a new hood and a bit less chrome.

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July 8, 2015

2017 Ford F150 Raptor wraps up desert durability testing

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The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor is now one step closer to production, since Ford has announced that prototypes have recently completed more than 1,000 miles of testing in the southwestern United States.

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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 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 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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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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June 16, 2015

Tesla Model 3 crossover in the works

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In just a few months the first batch of Tesla Model X crossovers will finally be delivered to customers and now it's being reported that Tesla is already working on adding a second crossover to its lineup. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Tesla is going to introduce a crossover version of the upcoming Model 3.

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June 15, 2015

Ford F-150 Halo Sandcat celebrates the release of Halo 5

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Ford has revealed a one-of-a-kind F-150, the F-150 Halo Sandcat, which is meant to celebrate the release of Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One. It's inspired by Halo's United Nations Space Command vehicle design and will be on display at E3 2015.

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