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Report: Hyundai’s Toyota Prius competitor to surface by 2017

Hyundai’s been in the rumor mill with the possibility of introducing a Toyota Prius competitor and now, new developments suggest the new Hyundai hybrid should show up sometime in 2017, according to Reuters and AutoCar. “We will take the lead in the future by raising the competitiveness of our environment-friendly cars like hybrid-only cars, plug-in hybrid cars […]

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Chevrolet teases 2016 Volt powertrain details

General Motors had Chevrolet teases some new details about the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt at a preview event earlier today. And those details contain information involving the Volt’s new powertrain. Due for a reveal at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the 2016 Chevrolet Volt utilizes a new Voltec powertrain that maintains […]

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Report: Next-gen Chevrolet Volt to be powered by a new 1.5L four-banger

The next-generation Chevrolet Volt is on its way to the Detroit Auto Show next year and according to AutomotiveNews, the new Volt could be powered by a newly developed 1.5L four-banger for its range-extending motor. The Volt is most likely going to retain its original concept and recipe, being powered by an all-electric powertrain with a […]

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OFFICIAL: Mazda CX-3 to debut at Los Angeles [UPDATED]

Motoring.com in Australia is back for some rumor time and pitches the possibility that Mazda’s new rumored subcompact crossover could show up at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month. It would be called the CX-3 and judging by the succeeding number, it’s smaller than the CX-5 and the CX-9. It would be Mazda’s first […]

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The Volkswagen e-Golf is the most efficient compact EV in the US, says VW

Volkswagen is tooting its own horn with the recent 2015 e-Golf, which is the the world’s first all-electric Golf for North America. It boasts an EPA rating of the equivalent to 126MPGe city, 105MPGe highway, and a combined cycle of 116MPGe while sporting a range of 83 miles. The range might be limited, but the […]

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Report: Audi to ax the A6 Hybrid due to low demand

*2015 Audi A6 TDI Pictured Audi seems to be pushing itself to the next level with new debuts and pioneering moves in the automotive industry. First is their quest to become the first automaker to offer a fully autonomous car and alternatively, there’s their mission to continue electrifying their lineup to keep electric and hybridized […]

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Report: The next-gen 2016 BMW 7-Series to feature new six-cyl engines

The next-generation BMW 7-Series often tends to set standards for Munich’s own and this latest development further supports this notion. According to CARandDRIVER, the next-generation 2016 BMW 7er will launch the Roundel’s new selection of modular inline-six engines. BMW announced a little more than two years ago to be designing a new inline-six with “modular architecture” […]

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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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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: The Nissan Altima and Sentra to get more dramatic designs

Nissan is preparing to redesign its Altima and and Sentra, which isn’t a bad thing since they’re just about as exciting to look at as a roll of bread. And to cure the Altima and Sentra of their unremarkable aesthetics, the word on the street is that both sedans will be aesthetically redesigned to appeal […]

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