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January 17, 2017

2018 Ford Mustang loses the V6, but gets a new face and 10-speed automatic

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Ford has unveiled the refreshed 2018 Ford Mustang! The updated Mustang gets new front and rear styling, updated technology and an optional 10-speed automatic.

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January 16, 2017

Leaked video reveals the 2018 Ford Mustang GT!

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Ford hasn't unveiled the updated 2018 Mustang, but a leaked video has given away all the exterior updates. Most of the exterior updates take place at the front, where the 2018 Mustang gets new headlights, a restyled hood and a new bumper. The rear also gets updated taillights.

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January 13, 2017

EPA claims that FCA used emissions cheating software on the diesel Grand Cherokee and Ram 1500

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The dust still hasn't settled from VW's diesel scandal, but now another automaker may be using similar software in the U.S. to get its diesel vehicles to pass emissions requirements. The EPA is claiming that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is using emission control devices on the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ram 1500 to help them pass emissions tests.

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2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon to debut in NYC

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Dodge is going to resurrect the "Demon" name that was originally introduced in 1971. The name is going to be used for an even hotter version of the Challenger, called the Challenger SRT Demon.

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January 8, 2017

2018 GMC Terrain debuts with a bolder look and a diesel

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GMC has unveiled the all-new 2018 Terrain crossover, which is debuting this week at the Detroit Auto Show. With a new bolder design and more powertrain options, the Terrain is set to continue to lead GMC's sales growth.

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2018 Ford F-150 gets a new 3.0L diesel and updated styling

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Ford has unveiled the updated 2018 F-150, which gets a facelift, but the most noteworthy addition is a new 3.0L diesel engine.

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January 4, 2017

Faraday Future reveals the 1,050-hp FF 91 electric SUV concept

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Faraday Future has just unveiled the concept we've been waiting for - the FF 91, which previews its first production model. The FF 91 electric SUV concept is powered by a 130 kWh battery pack and sends the power to the ground via four electric motors with a total output of 1,050 horsepower.

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January 3, 2017

Ford announces plans for F-150 Hybrid, Mustang Hybrid and 300-mile electric SUV

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Ford made a big announcement this morning by revealing its plans to introduce more electrified models, including an F-150 Hybrid, Mustang Hybrid and Transit Custom plug-in hybrid. The models, plus a new 300-mile range fully electric SUV are part of 13 new electrified models that Ford is going to release over the next five years.

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Chrysler Portal electric minivan concept debuts at CES

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Chrysler has unveiled a minivan for millennials, with the debut of the new Portal concept. The Portal minivan concept is debuting this week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

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December 28, 2016

Ford to reveal next-gen Fusion Hybrid autonomous vehicle at CES

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Ford has unveiled the next-generation Fusion Hybrid autonomous development vehicle, which is going to debut next month at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and the Detroit Auto Show.

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December 21, 2016

Chrysler delivers 100 self-driving Pacifica minivans

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Chrysler and Waymo (formerly the Google self-driving car project) have announced that production of 100 Pacifica Hybrid minivans built to enable fully self-driving operations has been completed.

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December 19, 2016

All-new 2018 Chevy Traverse to debut in Detroit

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Chevy has announced that the all-new 2018 Traverse crossover is going to debut next month at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show.

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December 15, 2016

Lucid Motors unveils the 1,000-hp Air electric sedan

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Silicon Valley-based Lucid Motors has unveiled its new Air electric sedan, which is expected to go into production in Arizona in 2018. With over 1,000 horsepower, two electric motors and a driving range up to 400 miles, the Air is a noteworthy new entry in the EV segment.

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December 13, 2016

Chrysler to debut electric Pacifica minivan at CES

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Chrysler is reportedly going to debut a new electric version of the Pacifica minivan next month at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Chrysler is also going to skip the Detroit Auto Show that kicks off a few days after CES, which is the first time the automaker will not debut a new car or truck in Detroit in seven years.

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December 8, 2016

2017 Dodge Challenger GT is the first all-wheel drive American muscle car

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Since the American muscle car's birth in the 1960s, the Mustang, Camaro and Challenger models have always sent their insane power to the rear wheels. Now that's about to change with the introduction of the 2017 Dodge Challenger GT, which is the first ever American muscle car to offer all-wheel drive.

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December 7, 2016

Chrysler puts the Jeep Grand Wagoneer on hold

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Although Chrysler has confirmed plans to resurrect the Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer, it's now being reported that those plans have been put on hold. According to two suppliers, Chrysler has put plans for the new range-topping SUV on hold.

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December 1, 2016

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid gets 84 MPGe rating

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Chrysler has announced that the 2017 Pacifica Hybrid minivan now holds the title as the most fuel-efficient hybrid ever, since the EPA has certified it with a 84 MPGe rating.

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November 30, 2016

Four automakers reveal a 350-kilowatt fast-charging network for Europe

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As more electric cars enter the market, the need for fast-charging network of re-charging stations is becoming even more necessary. Tesla has its supercharger network for its and even BMW, VW and Nissan have teamed up to create a similar network. Now four automakers have announced a partnership that will help launch a fast-charing network in Europe.

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2018 Ford Fiesta revealed, including the new Fiesta Active crossover

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Ford has unveiled the next-generation 2018 Fiesta subcompact, which will be offered in a new crossover-like "Active" version. The new Fiesta was unveiled at an event in Cologne, Germany, which included the reveal of four versions, the Fiesta Titanium, the high-performance Fiesta ST , the upscale Fiesta Vignale and the Fiesta Active.

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November 21, 2016

Buick Velite concept previews a range of electrified vehicles

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Buick has unveiled the Velite plug-in hybrid concept at the Auto Guangzhou 2016 in China. The Velite concepts a preview of future new energy vehicles under the brand's Buick Blue strategy.

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November 16, 2016

2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 is off-road ready

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Chevy has unveiled the ultimate off-road ready version of the Colorado midsize pickup - the 2017 Colorado ZR2. According to Chevy, the Colorado ZR2 packs the most off-road technology of any other pickup in its segment.

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November 15, 2016

2018 Ford EcoSport debuts ahead of the LA Auto Show

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Ford is getting ready to jump into the hot compact SUV segment with its 2018 EcoSport - an SUV that Ford says is for "those who want space-saving convenience and SUV capability." The EcoSport is already sold in other markets around the world, but Ford is giving the US-spec version a slight facelift.

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November 10, 2016

Ford EcoSport subcompact crossover confirmed for the US, debuts next week

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Ford has confirmed that it will bring an updated version of the subcompact EcoSport crossover to the U.S. The updated crossover is going to be revealed next week, a few days before it debuts at the 2016 LA Auto Show.

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November 8, 2016

Buick Velite plug-in hybrid concept teased

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Buick has released a teaser of its new Velite concept, which is going to make its global debut at the Guangzhou auto show on November 18. The concept is a preview of Buick's new line of green vehicles that will be launched under the Buick Blue sub-brand.

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November 4, 2016

Ford's future safety tech will steer around vehicles to avoid a collision

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The number of driver-assist safety technologies in vehicles today has grown significantly from the simple blind spot detecting systems and now we have systems, like adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, lane departure warning with land-keeping assist and rear cross-traffic alert. Ford has announced that it is developing even more driver-assist technologies.

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November 1, 2016

Chevy Camaro Turbo AutoX concept is ready for the track

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Chevy has unveiled the new Camaro Turbo AutoX concept, which adds a performance suspension, upgraded braking system, air intake and exhaust system to the 2.0L powered Camaro.

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October 20, 2016

Chevy Malibu and Cruze RS hatchback Blue Line concepts revealed

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Chevy has unveiled the Malibu and Cruze RS hatchback Blue Line concepts ahead of their debut on November 1 at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Both of models are painted in Genesis White with blue-tinted windows and ride 18-inch concept wheels painted slate blue metallic.

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October 12, 2016

Ford Mustang sales tank, Camaro takes the crown

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Sales of the Ford Mustang dropped 32 percent last month, which allowed the Chevy Camaro to overtake it for the first time in nearly two years. Sales of the Mustang have dropped off so significantly that Ford has now idled the Flat Rock, Michigan plant that produces the Mustang for a month, until October 17.

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October 11, 2016

2017 GMC Sierra HD All Terrain X unveiled

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GMC has unveiled the 2017 Sierra HD All Terrain X, which it says is the most off-road-capable model in the Sierra HD lineup. It joins Canyon and Sierra 1500 as the third model in GMC's limited-edition All Terrain X series.

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October 10, 2016

Elon Musk announces new Tesla debut on Oct 17

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced on Twitter that the automaker will have a new product unveiling on October 17th. Musk did not reveal any details about the debut other than saying that it's "unexpected by most."

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October 7, 2016

New Jeep Grand Wagoneer could have a $140k price tag

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Jeep has already confirmed that the Jeep Grand Wagoneer is coming back, but we have yet to see any concepts, design sketches or even a sneak peek at the new flagship SUV. While we still don't have any previews of what the new Grand Wagoneer will look like, Jeep has already given a hint at where it will fit in Jeep's lineup and what it which models it wants to go head-to-head with.

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October 4, 2016

GM unveils the fuel-cell powered Chevy Colorado ZH2 concept

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While there are a few fuel cell vehicles on the market, like the Toyota Mirai, it's no where near as cool as this Chevy Colorado ZH2! GM has unveiled what is likely the most capable fuel cell vehicle to date with the Colorado ZH2 concept.

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October 3, 2016

Ford to build new Bronco and Ranger in Michigan

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Donald Trump's attacks on Ford in his latest campaign have sparked fights between the automaker and the presidential candidate. If you haven't seen the news, Trump claims that Ford is going to move jobs from the U.S. to Mexico in its latest campaign. Ford has continued to fire back at Trump's claims, by claiming that it is actually investing more in the United States, which will include new production in Michigan.

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September 30, 2016

Ram reveals the Hellcat-powered Rebel TRX concept

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Ram has revealed a 575 horsepower beast - the Rebel TRX concept! The Rebel TRX concept is powered by Chrysler's supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V-8 making it the most powerful factory-engineered half-ton pickup ever.

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2017 Ford F-150 Raptor officially packs 450-hp and 510 lb.-ft.

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Ford has announced the performance specs for the all-new 2017 F-150 Raptor, which is powered by a 3.5-liter turbocharged EcoBoost engine that generates 450 horsepower and 510 lb.-ft. of torque. The 3.5L V6 is mated to a new 10-speed automatic transmission.

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September 28, 2016

2017 Jeep Compass looks like a mini Cherokee

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Jeep has unveiled the all-new 2017 Compass, which borrows many styling cues from its larger brothers, like the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee. The good news is that the all-new Compass effectively replaces the current Compass and Patriot models with a new SUV that will hopefully be much better than the current C-segment SUVs.

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September 23, 2016

Chevy unveils the all-new 2018 Equinox with a turbo diesel option

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Chevy has unveiled the 2018 Equinox compact SUV, which is all-new from the ground up. On the outside it borrows styling cues from other new Chevy models, like the new Cruze and Malibu, while under the hood there are some even bigger changes.

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September 20, 2016

2017 Chevy Bolt EV officially priced at $37,495

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Last week Chevy announced that the 2017 Bolt electric car will have an EPA-rated 238 miles of range on a full charge. Now the automaker has announced that the Bolt will start at $37,495 before any of the available federal or state tax credits. Factoring the available $7,500 federal tax credit brings the price of the Bolt down to $29,995.

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September 13, 2016

2017 Chevy Bolt can officially drive 238 miles on a single charge

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Chevy is slated to begin production of the much anticipated 2017 Chevy Bolt EV by the end of the year. Chevy has now announced that the Bolt will have an EPA-estimated driving range of 238 miles. Initially Chevy estimated that the Bolt's driving range would be around 200 miles, so now the new estimate gives the Bolt a longer driving range than the base Tesla Model S 60 model.

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2017 Chevy Tahoe and Silverado get blacked out Midnight Edition

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Chevy has announced that the 2017 Suburban and Tahoe will now be offered with the same special Midnight Edition as the Silverado, Colorado, Equinox and Trax. All Midnight Edition models are finished exclusively in black and the Midnight Edition Suburban and Tahoe full-size SUVs are offered in two distinct variants, the Z71 Midnight package and the LT Midnight package.

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