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Marc Carter is the Editor-in-Chief and founder of The Torque Report. When he's not writing news or reviews for The Torque Report, he also contributes to Inhabitat.com.

Next Land Rover Defender is ‘Not Far Away’

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The Land Rover Defender is one of the most iconic SUVs, long before the SUV was even a thing. Sadly it was discontinued last year after a 60 year production run, but according to Land Rover design boss, Gerry McGovern, the new Defender is "not far away." Reports claim that the new Land Rover Defender will arrive in 2018 The new...

2018 Chevy Camaro ZL1 1LE sets a Nurburgring record

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The 2018 Chevy Camaro ZL1 1LE may just be the best Camaro ever, since it just lapped the Nurburgring’s 12.9-mile Nordschleife in only 7:16.04, making it the fastest Camaro to ever lap the famed German track. That means that the 2018 ZL1 1LE’s time is quick enough to place it 13.56 seconds ahead of the Camaro ZL1 that Chevy...

2018 Subaru Legacy and Outback pricing announced

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Subaru has announced the pricing for the refreshed 2018 Subaru Legacy and Outback, which will both start arriving in showrooms this summer. The 2018 Legacy starts at $23,055 including the destination fee, while the 2018 Outback is priced from $26,810. The 2018 Legacy gets several styling updates to its exterior and interior, including an updated front fascia, grille, side mirrors,...

Land Rover shows off its autonomous Range Rover Sport

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Jaguar Land Rover has unveiled a new autonomous Range Rover Sport prototype that is capable of driving autonomously through city traffic. The prototype uses a new technology, called Autonomous Urban Drive, and it is a step closer to achieving ‘level four’ autonomy in Jaguar Land Rover’s future vehicles within the next decade. Jaguar Land Rover is working on both...

2018 BMW X3 to debut on June 26

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BMW has announced that it will reveal the all-new 2018 BMW X3 in a few days on June 26. The 2018 BMW X3 will be unveiled at BMW's plant Spartanburg, South Carolina where it will be built. BMW has released a few teasers of a camouflaged X3, but not many other details. We do know that the 2018 X3 will...

Audi e-tron Sportback production confirmed for 2019

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Audi has confirmed that production of the Audi e-tron Sportback, its second fully electric model, will kick off in Brussels in 2019. The e-tron Sportback will follow the first EV, the e-tron electric SUV, which is going into production next year. Both the e-tron Quattro and e-tron Sportback will be built in Brussels “With the decision on the Audi e-tron Sportback,...

2018 Ford Expedition priced at $52,890

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When the 2018 Ford Expedition arrives in showrooms, buyers will see quite a price hike over the outgoing model, since the 2018 Expedition will cost $4,570 more at $52,890. The extended Expedition MAX will start at $55,580 including the destination fees. The more luxurious 2018 Ford Expedition Limited starts at $63,780, while the MAX version starts at $66,465. If you...

The Top 10 automakers in J.D. Power’s 2017 Initial Quality Study

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J.D. Power has released the results of its 2017 Initial Quality Study, which measures the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles during the first 90 days of ownership, with a lower score reflecting higher quality. J.D. Power says that this year quality improves across seven of the eight categories measured, with 27 of the 33 automakers in the...

2018 Audi A8 shows up in Spider-Man: Homecoming teaser

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The latest Spider-Man movie, Spider-Man: Homecoming opens next month. Audi is going to continue its partnership with Marvel with the movie featuring some of the newest Audi models, including the new 2018 Audi A8. In this promo for the new Spider-Man movie, Peter Parker takes a driving test in the new A8 - revealing some of the details about...

Volvo’s Polestar to become standalone performance EV brand

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Volvo has announced that its Polestar performance division is going to become a new separately-branded electrified global high performance car company. Polestar has worked with Volvo since the mid-1990s to develop high performance versions of its models and in 2015 Volvo acquired the Polestar. In order to drive the development of the brand, Volvo also announced today that Thomas Ingenlath,...

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2017 Honda CR-V – Review

20 years ago who knew that Honda’s small little crossover would one day become the best-selling SUV in the US. Crossovers have taken over,...