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The 2015 Subaru Impreza gains some minor tweaks for the new year

The Subaru Impreza really isn’t anything impressive until you start considering the turbocharged WRX and STI models, both of which are great. But still, the Impreza is a decent no-frills automobile in base form that will get you from point A to B in the same sort of comfort and reliability as anything else in […]

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Report: The Jeep Renegade to be a platform for development for FCA

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is working overtime to make sure all of their brands have a platform for long-term stability and the next generation of automobiles. They’re putting for so much of an effort that the 2015 Jeep Renegade will actually serve as a test mule and platform for development for future vehicles of all of […]

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Photo Rendering: Imagine if Volvo made a BMW X6 competitor out of its XC90

Imagine if Volvo made a stylized XC90 built to compete against the BMW X6. Do you know what it would look like? Well, digital artist, Theophilius Chin does. And recently, he created some renderings of what it might look like, if Volvo ever came up with the idea. Like the BMW X6, this imagination takes […]

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Lexus details minor updates for the 2015 LS

The 2015 Lexus LS is being given a tiny refresh for the new model year to keep it fresh and relevant. For the most part, the LS remains unchanged, but the parts that did include the infotainment system, interior lighting and ambiance tweaks, an improved rear-view camera and more. The Lexus infotainment system now offers […]

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Report: The 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost busted for fake engine noise

One of the recent tweaks automakers have been doing in an attempt to keep cars interesting and entertaining is amplifying engine soundtracks, either by clever acoustics or mostly by pumping fake engine noises through the sound system. This has been controversial because anything fake is, well, fake, and it’s just not the same. Why has […]

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Report: The Jaguar XE SVR to compete against BMW M3 and Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG

Jaguar’s new XE sedan is really giving the Germans, the Japanese, and even the Americans something to worry about. But what they really should give worry to is the all-new XE SVR, which is destined to duke it out with the latest BMW M3, the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG, and the incoming Cadillac ATS-V (we’re still […]

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Chrysler increases Ram EcoDiesel production w/ video

Chrysler has been doing extremely well with their light-duty Ram 1500 EcoDiesel. In fact, they’re doing so well, Chrysler officially announced to be doubling production, quite impressive even after receiving 8,000 orders within just three days following being launched. Sales weren’t expected to be stellar, with Auburn Hills only predicting the EcoDiesel to make up […]

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Report: Audi is preparing an RS3 Sportback, due sometime next year

Audi is apparently working on a high-performance version of the A3 to make the RS3 Sportback. AutoExpress¬†in the UK recently heard of the RS3 idea, which could be utilizing the outgoing TT RS’s 2.5L turbocharged TFSI inline-five. The old RS3 was good for around 335bhp but now, the new RS3 Sportback could sport as much […]

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Recalls: Toyota’s Tacoma recalled for rust on leaf springs and a fire risk

The Toyota Tacoma is a great truck, but those who’ve owned them on the long term know the Tacoma is very associated with rust. And unfortunately, this relationship was exacerbated as Toyota announced to be recalling 690,000 Tacomas from 2005-2011 due to rusting leaf springs in the rear suspension. The leaf springs could rust and […]

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Report: The Mercedes AMG GT Black Series is already in the works

With the Mercedes-AMG GT finally here, lots of questions still exist with the more impertinent one being, will there be a Black Series? And the answer is yes, according to AMG’s chief. Tobias Moers, speaking to Britain’s Evo at the Paris show last week. Click here for more news on the¬†Mercedes-Benz AMG GT. “Sooner or […]

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