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September 16, 2014

2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed Unveiled with 530-HP and a Massive 811 LB-FT of Torque

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Bentley has unveiled the 2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed ahead of its debut next month at the Paris Motor Show. With 530 horsepower on tap, the Mulsanne Speed will be the most powerful version of Bentley's flagship sedan.

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September 15, 2014

MINI Rocketman Could Enter Production As An Entry-Level Model

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Anyone that's taken a close look at the current MINI Cooper knows that the small hatchback is no longer the pocket sized model that it was when it was introduced in the early 2000s, but a small model could return to the MINI lineup if the Rocketman concept ever gets the green light. According to the latest report, a production version of the Rocketman could be introduced by 2016.

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Fiat 500X Small Crossover Leaked

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The first official photo of the small Fiat 500X crossover has leaked ahead of its debut at the Paris Motor Show next month.

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September 13, 2014

Audi Confirms Third TT Variant, Would You Want a TT Crossover?

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Audi has reportedly confirmed plans for a third body style of the new TT, which will eventually join the coupe and roadster versions. Just a few months ago Audi showed off the TT Offroad Concept in Beijing, which is a preview of the third version of the TT.

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September 12, 2014

2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Gets a Sporty Update

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Mercedes-Benz has revealed the updated 2015 B-Class, which now gets some updates that give it a sportier look.

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September 11, 2014

Aston Martin Vanquish Carbon Edition Unveiled [VIDEO]

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Aston Martin has unveiled the Vanquish carbon special edition, which is the latest Aston Martin to get the unique appearance package following both the DB9 Carbon Edition.

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Opel Teases Its New Karl Small Car

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Opel has released a teaser of a new small car that will join its lineup next summer - the five-door Opel Karl. The Karl will fill the void in GM's European lineup when the Chevy Spark and the rest of the Chevy brand pulls out of Europe in late 2015.

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September 10, 2014

2015 BMW 7 Series Individual Final Edition Set for Paris Debut

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BMW is getting ready to introduce a new BMW 7 Series, but before we get the new flagship sedan, BMW has revealed a special 'Final Edition' that will debut next month at the Paris Motor Show.

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September 9, 2014

Fiat 500L Production Halted Since No One Wants It

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Fiat has temporarily stopped production of the Fiat 500L at its plant in Serbia, since sales have failed to meet expectations. Production of the Fiat 500L kicked off in July 2012 and since sales are a problem, production is expected to be halted for at least a few days.

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2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible Unveiled and Arrives Next Year Starting at $38,850

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BMW has unveiled the 2015 2 Series Convertible ahead of its world debut next month at the Paris Motor Show. The 2 Series Convertible will be offered in the same 228i and M235i versions as the coupe when it arrives in the U.S. in early 2015.

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2016 Mercedes-AMG GT and GT S Are Ready to Take on the 911

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The all-new 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT sports car is here. The Mercedes-AMG GT is the second sports car developed entirely in-house by Mercedes-AMG and its aimed squarely at the Porsche 911.

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Third-Gen Audi TT Roadster to Debut Next Month in Paris

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Audi has reportedly announced plans to unveil the convertible version of the third-generation TT next month at the Paris Motor Show.

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Audi to Preview the A9 Four-Door Flagship at 2014 L.A. Auto Show?

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Audi continues to expand its lineup with the introduction of the new A3 range and the small Q3 crossover. Now Audi is reportedly expand the other end of its lineup with a new A9 flagship four-door coupe, that will be previewed in concept form at the L.A. Auto Show in November.

According to Autocar, the new concept will also showcase Audi's new design language, which is expected to be an evolution of Audi's current designs. The concept will likely feature an updated version of Audi's signature single-frame grille and laser headlights.

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Jaguar XE Coupe and Wagon Versions Possible, C-X17 Production Announcement Coming Next Year

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Yesterday Jaguar officially unveiled the all-new XE compact sedan, which will go on sale in Europe next year and in the U.S. sometime in 2016. Jaguar is now reportedly considering additional versions of the XE, which could see the introduction of an XE Coupe and Wagon.

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September 8, 2014

2016 Jaguar XE is Ready to Take on the BMW 3 Series

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Jaguar has just unveiled its new BMW 3 Series rival, the all-new XE sedan. With styling that is similar to the larger XF, the 2016 Jaguar XE is ready to take on the compact luxury sedan segment.

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September 5, 2014

All-New 2015 Volvo XC90 First Edition Sells Out in 47 Hours

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Last week Volvo took the wraps off the all-new 2015 Volvo XC90 SUV and also announced the released of a limited "First Edition" version of the new XC90 that would go on sale this week. Volvo announced that only 1,927 units would be produced, which went on sale on Wednesday. Volvo says that all of the "First Edition" XC90 SUVs were sold out in 47 hours.

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September 4, 2014

2016 Jaguar XE Teased Again, Debuts Next Week [VIDEO]

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Jaguar is going to officially take the wraps off the compact XE sedan next week in London, but in the meantime Jaguar has released another teaser video of the 2016 XE.

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Audi Updates the 2016 A6 and S6

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Audi has revealed the updates to the A6 lineup ahead of its debut in Paris next month. You'll be hard pressed to be able to see the small changes to the exterior, but under the hood there are much bigger updates.

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September 3, 2014

Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG Headed to the U.S. in 2016 With a $250k Price Tag

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It's being reported that the Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG is going to go on sale in the U.S. for the 2016 model year. The V12-powered G65 AMG SUV could also arrive with a price tag over $250,000.

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September 2, 2014

2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport Officially Replaces the LR2

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Land Rover has taken the wraps off the all-new 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport SUV, which is the replacement for the LR2/ Freelander. The Discovery Sport is the first model from the new Discovery family that was previewed by the Discovery Vision concept earlier this year.

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2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport Leaked!

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Land Rover is scheduled to unveil the all-new 2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport tomorrow, but at least one site has gotten their hands on some of the photos early. The Discovery Sport is Land Rover's replacement for the Freelander/ LR2 and was previewed earlier this year with the Discovery Vision Concept.

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August 28, 2014

Mercedes AMG-GT Debut Confirmed for Sept. 9 [VIDEO]

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Mercedes has announced that the highly anticipated AMG-GT will debut on September 9. While we wait for its debut, we have yet another teaser video of the sports car.

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2016 Volvo S90 to Replace the Aged S80 Next Year

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This week Volvo took the wraps off the all-new Volvo XC90 SUV, the first model from its revamped lineup. Next year a replacement for the flagship S80 sedan is expected to arrive and its name will reportedly change to the S90.

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August 26, 2014

All-New 2015 Volvo XC90 Priced at $48,900

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Volvo wasn't planning on debuting the all-new 2015 XC90 until next week on September 3, but this morning several leaked photos of the new XC90 ruined Volvo's plans. Now that we have official photos, Volvo has been kind enough to release some info, including its starting price, which is set at $48,900.

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Mercedes-Benz M-Class to Be Renamed the GLE-Class

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Mercedes-Benz is reportedly going to rename the ML-Class SUV to the GLE-Class next year, while the upcoming production version of the Concept Coupe SUV will be named the GLE Coupe.

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All-New 2015 Volvo XC90 Official Photos Leaked

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Volvo has yet to officially unveil the all-new 2015 Volvo XC90, but a bunch of photos have leaked online this morning, which gives the world a complete look at the new SUV.

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August 25, 2014

2015 VW e-Golf: VW's First Electric Car Starts at $36,265

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VW has announced the pricing for the 2015 VW e-Golf electric car, which starts at $36,265 with destination. VW's first fully electric model arrives in November.

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Restyled 2015 VW Jetta Priced From $17,035

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VW has released the pricing for the restyled 2015 VW Jetta, which starts at $17,035 after destination for the base 2.0L model.

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August 24, 2014

Volvo Confirms Plans For a New Three-Cylinder Engine in 2016

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Volvo is following several automakers by downsizing its engine lineup and it's just confirmed that a new three-cylinder engine is in the works and that it will debut sometime in 2016.

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August 22, 2014

Next-Gen VW Tiguan Still Two Years Away, but It Looks 'Phenomenal'

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We're still about two years away from the arrival of the next-generation VW Tiguan SUV, but VW Australia's managing director, John White has revealed some of the details now.

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2015 BMW M4 Drifts Through a Course Made of BMW M Vehicles [VIDEO]

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BMW has released a video that shows the new BMW M4 drifting through a one-of-a-kind course that is made almost entirely of current and classic BMW M vehicles. The BMW M vehicles were sourced from fans who volunteered their BMW M vehicles from every generation to be a part of this exclusive experience.

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August 20, 2014

GM Shows Buick Dealers the 2016 Cascada Convertible

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The four seater convertible segment continues to shrink with the recent departure of the Chrysler 200 Convertible and the upcoming disappearance of the VW Eos. Well fans of the segment will be happy to know that the U.S. is now one step closer to getting Europe's Opel Cascada convertible, which will wear the Buick badge.

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Jaguar XE SVR to Take on the M3 with 489 Horsepower?

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Jaguar has its eyes set on the BMW 3 Series with the new XE and that includes fighting the high-performance M3. According to Auto Express, Jaguar's Special Vehicle Operations division is working on a high-performance XE that will pack a 5.0L V8.

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Land Rover Teases the 2016 Discovery Sport's Interior [VIDEO]

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Land Rover is giving the world its first look at the new Discovery Sport's interior ahead of its debut on September 3. The Discovery Sport is the replacement for the LR2 and will feature a 5+2 seating configuration.

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August 19, 2014

2016 Jaguar XE Interior and Infotainment System Previewed [VIDEO]

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We're only a few weeks from the world debut of the 2016 Jaguar XE, but Jaguar has released a new video that previews the compact sedan's interior and its all-new infotainment system.

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August 15, 2014

Jaguar F-Type Project 7 Can Be Yours For $165,925

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The limited production Jaguar F-Type Project 7 is slated to arrive next spring and when it does it will arrive with a $165,925 price tag. Based on the standard F-Type, the F-Type Project 7 takes it up a few notches with inspiration from the classic Jaguar D-Type and its 567-hp V8.

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August 13, 2014

2015 BMW X6 Starts at $60,550

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If you've been waiting for BMW to release the pricing details for the all-new 2015 BMW X6, you'll be happy to know that it's online configurator is now live - revealing that it's price starts at $60,550.

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Volvo's Entire Lineup Will be Overhauled by 2017

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While we wait for Volvo to officially unveil the all-new 2015 Volvo XC90 SUV on August 26, a new report claims that Volvo's entire lineup is going to be revamped by 2017.

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August 12, 2014

2015 Volvo XC90 Teased Again and SPA Chassis Detailed

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We're getting closer to the official debut of the all-new 2015 Volvo XC90 and although Volvo isn't quite ready, Volvo just released the first photo of the XC90's face. Volvo has also released more info about the new Scalable Product Architecture chassis which soon be the basis for the rest of Volvo's lineup, in addition to the new XC90.

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August 11, 2014

2014 BMW i8 Concours d´Elegance Edition Hits the Auction Block

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BMW has released additional photos and info about the one-off 2014 BMW i8 Concours d´Elegance Edition, which is going to be auctioned during the weekend of the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, ahead of the official fall sale date.

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