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January 18, 2017

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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October 24, 2016

Mercedes-Benz teases its pickup concept

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Mercedes-Benz is getting ready to enter the mid-size pickup segment with a new body-on-frame pickup that is going to debut on October 25 as a concept.

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October 21, 2016

Maserati Alfieri pushed back until at least 2020

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Maserati has reportedly pushed back the launch of the sexy Alfieri coupe, according to a report from Autocar. General manager of Maserati Europe Giulio Pastore has revealed that the Maserati is going to release new versions of the Granturismo and Grancabrio before the Alfieri arrives, which means we'll probably have to wait until 2020 or 2021.

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October 19, 2016

2017 Audi Q7 gets 2.0L turbocharged four-cyl

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Audi is expanding the Q7's lineup with the addition of the automaker's 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder. According to Audi, the 2.0L equipped Q7 is faster, lighter and more efficient than the previous generation Q7 3.0T V6.

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October 18, 2016

Audi's new electric SUV will be called 'e-tron'

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Audi is working on an all-electric SUV that is expected to arrive by 2018. Although earlier rumors suggested that it would be called the Q6, Audi CEO Rupert Stadler has confirmed that it will simply be called the "e-tron."

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October 17, 2016

MINI Countryman Plug-in hybrid previewed

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MINI has released a teaser of the next-generation MINI Countryman crossover, which will be offered with a plug-in hybrid powertrain - the automaker's first plug-in hybrid.

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October 13, 2016

2017 BMW 5 Series revealed, arrives in the U.S. early next year

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Following the earlier photo leaks, BMW has unveiled the all-new seventh-generation 5 Series sedan, which is going to arrive in U.S. showrooms early next year.

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October 12, 2016

Next-Generation BMW 5 Series leaked

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BMW is scheduled to reveal the all-new BMW 5 Series sedan tomorrow, but the first photos have already leaked. If you were expecting a dramatic restyle you'll be disappointed, but if you like the design of the larger 7 Series, but want something a bit smaller - this is your car.

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October 7, 2016

VW's new SUV will actually be called Atlas and not the Teramont

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Last month it was reported that VW's upcoming three-row SUV will be called the Teramont, but now a new report claims that it will actually be called the Atlas. According to Automotive News, the VW is actually going to use the Atlas name instead.

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October 5, 2016

BMW confirms electric MINI and X3 in the works

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Last week Mercedes-Benz announced plans to introduce a new sub-brand of electric vehicles, BMW already has its i sub-brand, but it wants to stay ahead of its competitors. BMW has confirmed that it is working on fully-electric versions of the next-generation X3 and a new MINI model.

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September 30, 2016

BMW X2 concept previews BMW's next crossover

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BMW has already revealed plans to introduce a sportier version of the X1, which will be dubbed the X2. The X2 is a sportier alternative to the X1, but it's profile is slightly less coupe-like than the larger X4 and X6 models.

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Audi unveils the all-new 2018 Q5 in Paris

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Audi has unveiled the all-new second-generation Q5 SUV at the Paris Motor Show. Overall the design of the new Q5 is evolutionary and borrows many styling cues from the larger Q7.

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