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Report: Jaguar-Land Rover plans to sit the 2016 Detroit Auto Show out

Jaguar-Land Rover has been having an exciting year, from the reveal of their hotly-anticipated XE entry-level luxury sport sedan, to the all-new F-Pace luxury sport crossover–and even on the Land Rover front, with the interesting, yet very niche Range Rover Evoque Convertible. But interestingly, AutomotiveNews and AutoBlog both heard from the Tata-owned firm that JLR will be […]

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2016 BMW Alpina B5 Biturbo (7)

The 2016 BMW Alpina B5 Biturbo comes just in time for the holiday gift season

Feel like treating yourself or someone you really love to an outrageously nice gift? BMW and Alpina have a revised option for you: meet the updated 2016 BMW Alpina B5 Biturbo, an Alpina-ified 550i with more of pretty much everything. As with most Alpina BMWs, the B5 starts life as a 2016 550i and gets a whole […]

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Report: The next BMW 1- and 2-Series should be front-wheel drive

BMW’s been known to be doing all sorts of things that contradict their original mission of being driver’s cars and “The Ultimate Driving Machine,” and the latest report from AutoBild further adds to the fiasco. More news has surfaced via the German automotive outlet to imply the next-generation 1-Series and 2-Series cars will be front-wheel drive, and […]

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Move over Volkswagen: German environmental group claims Renault is also breaking emissions laws

There’s no end to dieselgate, it seems. First it was a few affected Volkswagen and Audi powertrains. Next we learned VW also underreported carbon dioxide emissions and overreported fuel economy for some gas-powered models. Then Porsche diesels were thrown into the mix. The bad press just keeps coming for Volkswagen Auto Group, but if the latest from Reuters […]

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2016 Kia Cadenza 2

The all-new next-gen Kia Cadenza–this is it

Kia Motors International decided to release official pictures of the next-generation Cadenza sedan for the Korean Domestic Market. Following a series of teasers in the form of digital renderings, the new Kia Cadenza’s exterior was fully unveiled and it thankfully boasts a design that’s loyal to the original sketches, which is heavily reminiscent of the […]

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2017 Infiniti Q60 Spy Shots (9)

Spy Shots: The new Infiniti Q60 Coupe breaks cover in a promo shoot

It seems someone let the cat out of the bag, or was able to sneak pictures of the cat during a promotional shoot with Infiniti Q60 Coupe. Some new spy shots of what appears to be a near-production ready Infiniti Q60 coupe, the next-generation model, have surfaced via Brian Williams of SpiedBilde. According to the pictures, the new […]

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The 2016 Kia K900 gets some subtle updates and is now offered with a base-V6

Kia’s K900 is turning out to be the slowest selling good ever since Phillips launched the LaserDisc (yea, remember those?) and to see if they could entice buyers a little more, the Korean automaker just implemented some minor updates to the flagship sedan with the biggest change being the addition of a new base V6 […]

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Report: Is there a BMW 2-Series Gran Coupe on the way?

Enthusiast site, BMWBlog, reports Munich could be concocting a Gran Coupe version of the 2-Series, which means it’ll be a four-door coupe variant to the 2-Series, similarly to how the 4-Series Gran Coupe is a four-door coupe-like version of the 4-Series, or a less-practical 3-Series–depending on how you look at it. This news comes after BMW’s […]

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Report: Volkswagen’s under the spotlight again, but for tax evasion

If you thought Volkswagen AG had enough to deal with already, particularly with Dieselgate, you’d be wrong as it’s the least of their worries now, according to AutomotiveNews Europe. The huge German automaker is now being scrutinized and investigated for possible tax evasion. But to no surprise, the tax evasion is in relation to Dieselgate where the […]

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Report: The Buick Envision could come stateside as soon as next spring

Buick has a near-complete crossover lineup with the Encore and the Enclave with the former fulfilling the compact crossover segment and the latter competing in the full-size niche. Though one cannot overlook the seemingly huge gap in the midsize crossover segment, which currently leaves Buick out of one of the most competitive luxury crossover segments. […]

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1939 Chevrolet Sales News Volume 7 Number 33 Detroit Industry News September 15
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