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Car fanatic journalist living in the PNW covering all things automotive.

2019 Chevy Camaro starts at $25,995

2019 Chevy Camaro

The 2019 Chevy Camaro is getting a big refresh, but that doesn't necessarily mean that the pricing is going up. Cars Direct was able to get its hands on some order guides for the 2019 Camaro, which reveal that it will start at $25,995 - $905 lower than last year's model. While the 2019 Chevy Camaro starts a bit lower...

BMW confirms all M models will soon be electrified

2019 BMW M2 Competition

BMW continues to expand the number of electrified models in its lineup and that list will soon include the high performance M models. BMW has confirmed that all its M models will eventually be get electrified powertrains. Speaking to Car and Driver, BMW M boss Frank van Meel revealed, “For sure, all M vehicles will be electrified by the end...

2019 Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition heads to Comic-Con

2019 Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition

The Hyundai Kona hasn't been on the market that long, but Hyundai has already unveiled the first limited edition version - the 2019 Kona Iron Man Edition. As its name suggests, the Kona Iron Man Edition takes styling cues from Iron Man's suit. On the outside, the 2019 Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition gets unique front lights, including a unique...

Three MINI Countryman plug-in hybrids kick off Panamericana tour

MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 Panamericana

To show off how durable the Countryman plug-in hybrid is, MINI is driving three MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 models from Dallas, Texas down to Ushuaia in the Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. The Panamericana tour will see the three Countryman plug-in hybrids travel through several countries on its way down to the southernmost point in South America. The route...

McLaren delivers the first Senna in North America

McLaren Senna Fux Green

McLaren has announced that it has delivered the first McLaren Senna in North America, which went to a lucky buyer in NYC. A McLaren Senna painted in Emerald Green was delivered to car collector Michael Fux in New York City. The McLaren Senna not only features the Emerald Green color, but also the Full Visual Carbon Fiber Body, which is...

2018 Fiat 500L and 500X get Chrome packages

Fiat 500L Chrome Appearance Group

Fiat has announced the availability of a new Chrome Appearance Group for the 2018 Fiat 500L and 500X. The 208 Fiat 500L Chrome Appearance Group amps up the style of the base 500L Pop model by adding chrome accents, rear-reflector chrome bezels, body-side molding chrome accents, fog lamps and 17-inch aluminum wheels with black pockets. The Chrome Appearance Group for...

Jeep Grand Wagoneer Trackhawk could be in the works

Jeep Grand Wagoneer

We're still waiting for Jeep to finally bring back the Grand Wagoneer and even though it was supposed to be back in Jeep's lineup by now, it's still likely a few years away. Either way we do have some good news to share, since it looks like Jeep is cooking up a Jeep Grand Wagoneer Trackhawk. According to a document...

Volvo XC60 B4 and B5 trademarks hint at an electric XC60

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Volvo has already confirmed that its working on a fully electric version of the XC40 crossover, but that won't likely be the only fully electric crossover in Volvo's lineup. Volvo recently trademarked the XC60 B4 and XC60 B5 names, which hints that it's working on a fully electric XC60, maybe even two. If you're wondering what the "B" in the...

Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor and Performance versions EPA ratings released

Tesla Model 3

The EPA has released the efficiency ratings for the Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor and Performance versions, which are both slightly less efficient than the long range rear-wheel drive version. The EPA has given the 2018 Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor and Performance versions at a combined rating of 116 MPGe, compared to 130 MPGe for the standard rear-wheel drive...

Aston Martin Volante Vision concept is ready for flight

Aston Martin Volante Vision concept

Aston Martin makes some of the best cars on the road and now it looks like it's getting ready to take its expertise to the skies. Aston Martin has unveiled the Volante Vision concept, which is Aston Martin's take on a futuristic luxury aircraft that's so cool that it even has vertical take-off and landing capabilities. Aston Martin teamed up...

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