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2015 Subaru Impreza Five-Door Concept (1)

Subaru teases its plans for the near-future with VIZIV Future and Impreza Five-Door Concepts

The Tokyo Motor Show is coming up next in the very near future and Subaru will be partaking in the festivities with two new concepts, which were just revealed on the Interwebs. Meet the new VIZIV Future and Impreza Five-Door Concepts, which preview a possible new successor to the Tribeca or Forester crossovers and the […]

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Report: BMW supposedly contemplating a 9-Series Coupe and hybrid variant…?

Rumors are abound for a large GT coupe from Munich’s finest as a successor to the beloved, cult-followed 8-Series from the late 1980s and 1990s. Ever since the BMW 6-Series was revitalized for the market in the mid-2000s, BMW enthusiasts always pondered about the idea of a successor to one of BMW’s most iconic models. […]

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Report: Volkswagen of America’s CEO to be brought in front of Congress and questioned for Dieselgate

Despite the roots of Volkswagen’s major Dieselgate scandal being sourced to the higher-ups at Volkswagen Group in Wolfsburg, it seems Volkswagen’s division in America isn’t immune from the investigation either, especially when you consider Volkswagen of America’s EPA was the first worldly entity to bring the issue to light. According to the Energy and Commerce Committee […]

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2015 Baby Acura NSX Renderings – AutoVisie (2)

Report: More details surface on the supposed new baby Honda/Acura NSX

Even though Acura and Honda are taking their sweet-ass time launching the production NSX sports coupe, word has already gone amok regarding a possible “baby” version of the NSX, and AutoExpress in the UK apparently received the scoop on some new details. AE says this new “baby NSX” is to literally be modeled after the standard […]

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Here is the list of contenders for the 2016 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year

It’s about the time of the year, where the contestants for the 2016 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced, ahead of the official ceremony at the 2016 North American International Auto Show. The cars selected for the award include the new new 2016 BMW 7-Series, the 2016 Cadillac CT6, […]

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Toyota’s Mirai FCV is apparently kicking ass at sales, company considering more fuel-cell vehicles

Great news treehuggers and fuel-cell hydrogen activists! Toyota’s latest Mirai, the company’s latest hydrogen fuel-cell powered passenger car for select markets, is apparently selling quite well, so well in fact that the Mirai’s chief engineer, Yoshikazu Tanaka, officially announced to be interested in more hydrogen-powered cars. Obviously, Mr. Tanaka kept his cards closer to him […]

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Report: GM could delay launch of Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon diesels

Amid the shady reputation hovering around the latest clean diesels from Germany, AutomotiveNews heard General Motors plans to be more cautious with the launch of their new light-duty diesel midsize trucks, the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon. The Environmental Protection Agency’s recent action against Volkswagen has automakers on heightened alert with their oil burners, to make […]

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Report: Former Volkswagen CEO, Martin Winterkorn, being criminally investigated

Things are not boding well for Volkswagen Group’s former CEO, Martin Winterkorn, despite officially announcing denial of involvement with not being aware of Volkswagen’s major “Dieselgate” situation and resigning. However, despite his statement, this hasn’t stopped German officials from opening a criminal investigation into Winterkorn’s involvement into the matter, leading to the tainting of 11 million […]

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Volkswagen officially announces diesel fix should be revealed next month

Volkswagen’s really working around the clock to try and control the damage of their “Dieselgate” scandal and officially announced that a “fix” should be revealed sometime this month. The fix would apply to all of the cars under Volkswagen’s portfolios, powered and affected by the EA 189 EU5 turbodiesel engines affected by Dieselgate, though cars powered […]

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Report: Volkswagen to retrofit 11 million cars with fix for Dieselgate

Reuters reports of another follow-up to Volkswagen’s Dieselgate, where the People’s Car maker is said to be retrofitting some 11 million cars with a fix for the emissions cheat, found on millions of diesel-powered cars around the world. Customers with affected vehicles will basically be recalled to their dealers, though specifics as to what this […]

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