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February 22, 2017

2018 Audi S4 debuts with 354-hp

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Audi has unveiled the all-new 2018 S4, which now packs more power, thanks to its upgraded 3.0L turbocharged V6 that now generates 354-hp and 369 lb-ft. of torque.

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2018 Range Rover Velar teased!

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Land Rover is adding another SUV to the Range Rover lineup - the Velar, which is going to have its world debut next week on March 1. The Velar's name dates back to the first Range Rover prototypes of the 1969 and will slot in the current lineup between the Evoque and Range Rover Sport.

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February 10, 2017

We wish the 2018 Audi RS 3 Sportback was coming to the US!

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Audi is upgrading the RS 3 Sportback, with many of the same upgrades that the RS 3 sedan debuted last fall. That means that the 2018 RS 3 Sportback now packs 400 horsepower!

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February 9, 2017

2018 VW Atlas Weekend Edition debuts in Chicago

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The much anticipated three-row VW Atlas SUV is going to arrive in showrooms this spring. To show off how the Atlas can be accessorized, VW is showing off the Atlas Weekend Edition this week at the Chicago Auto Show.

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February 2, 2017

2017 BMW 5 Series Touring will only tease U.S. buyers

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It's too bad that U.S. buyers still hate wagons, since Mercedes-Benz, Volvo and BMW all have new wagons. Since buyers here don't love wagons, Volvo's new V90 can only be specially ordered and BMW doesn't even have plans to bring the new 5 Series Touring to the U.S. Either way, buyers in other markets will surely love the new 5 Series Touring that is going to debut at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show.

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February 1, 2017

2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Wagon proves how awesome wagons can be

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Mercedes-AMG has unveiled the 2018 E63 S wagon, which like the sedan version, is powered by an impressive 4.0-liter V8 biturbo engine with 603-hp and 627 lb-ft. With a 0-62 mph time of 3.4 seconds and all that power hitting the ground via the AMG Performance 4MATIC+ all-wheel system, the E63 S wagon is now one of the most awesome wagons you can buy today.

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January 31, 2017

Audi A3 Four-Door Coupe gets ready to rival the CLA

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Audi is reportedly working on a new four-door coupe version of the next-generation A3, which will go head-to-head with the Mercedes-Benz CLA. The new A3 coupe will be joined by the sedan and hatchback versions, although the four-door coupe is likely to arrive first, around 2019.

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January 30, 2017

Mercedes-Benz Aesthetics A sculpture previews the A-Class sedan

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Mercedes-Benz is previewing its next-generation A-Class models with the Aesthetics A design sculpture. The sculpture previews the new compact A-Class lineup, which gets even more rigorous implementation of the brand's design idiom of "sensual purity." The Aesthetics A sculpture specifically previews the upcoming A-Class sedan.

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January 26, 2017

2017 Audi R8 V10 Spyder priced at $176,350

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Audi has released the pricing for the 2017 R8 V10 Spyder, which can be yours for a reasonable $176,350, including the destination fees.

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January 24, 2017

VW Microbus revival slated for 2022

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Earlier this month, VW unveiled the I.D. Buzz concept at the Detroit Auto Show, which signaled the possible return of the iconic Microbus. While VW made no production promises at the show, there are now reports that a production version could arrive by 2022.

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January 18, 2017

VW could build an all-electric Beetle

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Sales of the VW Beetle have continued to decline, but that doesn't mean that VW is ready to say goodbye to the iconic Beetle. VW is reportedly mulling the idea of an all-electric Beetle, which could make it more appealing.

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2018 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman is the most powerful MINI yet

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MINI has unveiled the John Cooper Works version of the all-new Countryman crossover, which now holds the title as the most powerful MINI yet with its 228 horsepower engine.

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January 17, 2017

2018 BMW 4 Series gets a small facelift and stiffer suspension

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BMW has unveiled the updated 2018 4 Series lineup, which consists of the Coupe, Convertible and Gran Coupe models. While most buyers will probably not notice the updates, the 2018 4 Series gets sharpened styling, interior updates and a revised suspension.

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January 11, 2017

2018 Jaguar F-Type gets a facelift and a cool GoPro app

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It's hard to believe that the sexy F-Type was unveiled five years ago back in 2012, so it makes sense that Jaguar is giving it an update for the 2018 model year. The 2018 F-Type Coupe and Convertible get a small facelift, new technology and even a new app that Jaguar developed with GoPro.

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January 10, 2017

Audi Q8 plug-in hybrid concept previews a new flagship SUV

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Audi is getting ready to expand its crossover lineup with the addition of the Q6 and Q8 models. Audi is giving us a preview of what the new Q8 flagship SUV will look like with the debut of the Q8 concept this week at the Detroit Auto Show.

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January 9, 2017

VW I.D. Buzz concept signals the return of the Microbus

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VW has unveiled the latest vehicle from its new family of I.D. electric concepts - the I.D. Buzz. The I.D. Buzz concept follows the debut of the I.D. hatchback that debuted a few months ago in Paris and is simply "a Microbus for the future."

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January 8, 2017

VW unveils a long-wheelbase Tiguan in Detroit

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As expected, VW is introducing a new long-wheelbase version of the next-generation 2018 Tiguan crossover. The new long-wheelbase Tiguan offers three rows of seats and up to 57 percent more cargo space than the standard Tiguan.

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January 4, 2017

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA teased ahead of its Detroit debut

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Mercedes-Benz is going to reveal the updated 2018 GLA next week at the Detroit Auto Show. To get us ready for the reveal, the brand has released this teaser.

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December 27, 2016

Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan rumored

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A new report claims that Mercedes-Benz is going to introduce a new compact A-Class sedan that will sit between the A-Class hatchback and CLA. An all-new A-Class hatchback is expected to debut in late 2017 or early 2018, which according to sources will arrive before the sedan version at the end of 2018.

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December 23, 2016

Uber moves its self-driving pilot to Arizona after California shuts it down

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Earlier this week Uber launched its self-driving pilot in San Francisco with a fleet of self-driving Volvo XC90 SUVs. Within hours there were reports that the self-driving vehicles were running red lights, even though they were manned by an engineer. Once the California Department of Motor Vehicles got word about the pilot program, it quickly shut it down, so now Uber is moving the pilot to Arizona.

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December 22, 2016

VW is bringing a new I.D. concept to Detroit - Hello Microbus?

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After unveiling the electric I.D. concept a few months ago at the Paris Motor Show, VW has announced plans to unveil another I.D. concept next month at the Detroit Auto Show.

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Audi Q8 e-tron concept teased ahead of its Detroit debut

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Audi is going to preview a new SUV flagship next month at the Detroit Auto Show with the debut of the Q8 e-tron concept. The Q8 SUV is still a few years away, but next month we'll get a preview of what we can expect.

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December 20, 2016

2017 Lamborghini Aventador S debuts with 740-hp and $421k price tag

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Lamborghini is updating its flagship, the Aventador a refresh with the debut of the Aventador S. Lamborghini calls the Aventador S a new generation, but its actually more of a facelift with some styling updates and a more powerful V12.

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Seven-passenger VW Tiguan Allspace will debut in Detroit

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VW is going to reveal an extended wheelbase version of the all-new Tiguan next month in Detroit. The cleverly named Tiguan Allspace has a wheelbase that is just over 4-inches longer than the standard Tiguan, giving it more spacious interior.

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December 14, 2016

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe revealed ahead of its Detroit debut

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the all-new 2018 E-Class Coupe ahead of its public debut next month at the Detroit Auto Show. The new E-Class Coupe is bigger than its predecessor with an exterior that looks similar to the C- and S-Class Coupes. One of the most noteworthy styling features is the absence of a B-pillar and thanks to crystal optics, the taillamps also have a brilliant stardust appearance similar to the glow of a jet engine.

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December 12, 2016

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe leaked

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Mercedes-Benz has announced that the all-new E-Class Coupe is going to debut this week, but thanks to a leaked brochure of the new sexy coupe - we now have our first look now. Belgian website AutoTijd has released the full brochure on line just days before the covers come off the new E-Class Coupe.

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December 2, 2016

Rolls-Royce Project Cullinan SUV prototype revealed

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Rolls-Royce has already announced that it is building a new SUV and now it's given the world its first look at it. Called the Project Cullinan, the new "all-terrain, high-sided vehicle" is the brand's first attempt at making a large SUV.

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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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November 29, 2016

BMW i3 refresh and another battery upgrade rumored to arrive next year

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Although the 2017 BMW i3 got a significant battery upgrade that increased the electric car's driving range by 50 percent, the 2018 i3 may be getting another upgrade. It's rumored that BMW is going to give the i3 a refresh sometime next year, with some styling updates and most importantly, an even better driving range.

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VW CC replacement teased ahead of its debut in Geneva

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We're still about three months away from the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, but VW has decided to already start teasing its new four-door coupe that will debut at the show. The CC replacement, which has been dubbed the Arteon will debut at the show in March.

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November 28, 2016

Maserati Alfieri electric car will arrive in 2020

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Maserati has confirmed that it will build an electric version of the upcoming two-seater Alfieri sports car, which should arrive by 2020. The Alfieri was previewed in concept form in 2014 and after numerous production delays, the 911 rival is going to arrive by 2019.

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November 23, 2016

Mercedes has no plans to bring its new midsize pickup to the U.S.

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Last month Mercedes-Benz unveiled its new X-Class midsize pickup in concept form and has expected, the automaker has no plans to bring it the U.S. any time soon. Mercedes-Benz USA CEO Dieter Exler recently revealed at the 2016 LA Auto Show that there aren't any immediate plans to sell the X-Class here.

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November 17, 2016

2017 VW e-Golf can now travel up to 124 miles

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VW, like almost every other automaker is working on an electric car that will be able to beat the 200 mile barrier, but for now VW still has the e-Golf. While the updated 2017 e-Golf won't be able to travel as far as the Chevy Bolt, it has been improved with a battery that gives it a 50 percent longer driving range.

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November 16, 2016

Alfa Romeo's first SUV, the Stelvio debuts in LA

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Alfa Romeo has unveiled its first SUV, the 2018 Stelvio at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The Stelvio is a stylish SUV that will compete directly with models like the BMW X3, JaguarF-Pace and Mercedes-Benz GLC.

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Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet debuts and only 75 will head to the US

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Mercedes-Maybach sub-brand has unveiled its first droptop model, the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet. The S650 Cabriolet joins the S600 and S600 Pullman models.

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November 15, 2016

Jaguar I-Pace electric SUV concept debuts in LA

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It's been rumored several times that Jaguar is going to release an electric SUV and now it's given the world a preview with the I-Pace concept. The I-Pace concept is a preview of the new Jaguar's new electric SUV that will arrive by the second half of 2018.

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November 10, 2016

2018 VW Golf revealed with a facelift and lots of new technology

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VW has unveiled the updated 2018 Golf, which gets some small updates on the outside, but even more changes on the inside. Most buyers probably won't be able to point out the styling updates, but the new infotainment system with gesture controls, is where all the excitement is.

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November 3, 2016

Volvo S90 Excellence revealed

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Volvo has unveiled the S90 Excellence, which is going to debut at the 2016 Guangzhou Motor Show. The S90 Excellence is designed for those that like to be driven, since the front passenger seat has been removed to give riders in the back seat more space to stretch out.

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October 26, 2016

2017 MINI Countryman is now the automaker's biggest model ever

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MINI has unveiled the not so "mini" 2017 Countryman, which is now the automaker's biggest model ever. The new Countryman has been completely revamped with not only a bigger exterior, but the styling is also now more crossover-like than before.

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October 25, 2016

Mercedes-Benz X-Class truck concept revealed

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the X-Class truck concept that is a preview of the automaker's new mid-size pickup that is going to go on sale by late 2017. To show off the truck's potential, Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the X-CLass Powerful Adventurer and X-Class Stylish Explorer concepts.

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