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BREAKING REPORT: Subaru apparently confirms new BRZ STI

Some breaking news comes in from AutomotiveNews, who apparently received confirmation from insiders at Subaru of America, specifically the corporate communications director, Michael McHale, who said that a performance BRZ is on the way within “a couple years.” However, McHale also said that there’s a high-chance that the new performance BRZ could be a “tuned by TSI” […]

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Report: Honda’s S660 could gain a Type-R variant and a new S1000 is possible

Ok, so it seems like Honda’s finally gotten a grip on the reality of their position–that it could be so much better than what it is right now. This is observable from the extremely-likable Honda Civic Coupe Concept from the New York Auto Show and the introduction of their new Kei roadster, the S660, currently […]

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Report: Land Rover’s new Defender could get an SVR variant

Big news from Land Rover is the coming of the next-generation Defender, which according to AutoExpress in the UK, could be getting a new SVR version. Land Rover’s been planning some big things with their newly established Special Vehicle Operations division in partnership with Jaguar, and Land Rover’s design chief, Gerry McGovern, apparently hinted at this new […]

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Lotus officially signs deal with Chinese corporation, production to begin in China

It seems Lotus has struck a deal with some Chinese investors who go by the name of Goldstar Heavy Industrial Co. Ltd. That means both Proton and Lotus will be producing cars in China, which is a part of the automaker’s plans to become a more prominent player in the industry. Rumors began surfacing regarding […]

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Civic Coupe spy shots maintain concept’s sleek profile

Honda appeared to have hit a home run with it’s eye-searing green show-stopper at the New York Auto Show a couple weeks back. Now thanks to some new spy shots, we have a better idea of how closely the production version of the Civic Coupe will follow the high expectations set at the Javitz Center.

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Report: Cadillac CT6 could be sent to the V finishing school

Cadillac’s Mark Reuss is also GM’s executive vice president for global product development and he recently sat down with AutoBlog, where Reuss hinted that the new CT6 could be sent to the V finishing school to make a high-performance variant. Click here for our original post on the Cadillac CT6 from the 2015 New York Auto […]

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Volvo’s new 2015 XC90 T8 Twin Engine will cost you around $68,100 for starters

Volvo’s new XC90 is just about launching on our shores. And in order to gain access to one as well as have it in your driveway in exchange for your hard-earned money, you’ll need to fork over around $68,100 for the price of entry into a T8 Twin Engine variant. That’ll get you a Momentum trim-level […]

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Report: Hyundai to start a performance line with a new twin-turbo Genesis Coupe

Some big changes are amounting for the launch of the second generation Hyundai Genesis Coupe. It didn’t exactly hit success with strides, provided it was a niche vehicle aimed at a very specific market, dominated otherwise by the Nissan 370Z. That said, Hyundai’s been rumored to be looking to change things up for the next-generation […]

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A new Buick Verano is coming, and it’s heading to Shanghai

If you’re wondering why Buick was killed off in 2008 when General Motors was restructured upon filing for bankruptcy, that’s because Buick is huge in the world’s current largest and fastest emerging automobile market–China. This also explains why they’re bringing a new Verano to the Shanghai Motor Show as it enters the second generation. Due […]

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A new Lexus ES heads to Shanghai and was just teased

There’s a new Lexus ES on the way. But it’s not an entirely new ES, but rather a facelifted model. That’s because the current ES has only been with us since 2012 and thus, hasn’t lived out its typical life cycle just yet. Due for a reveal at the Shanghai Motor Show, the new ES […]

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