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Spy Shots: The top-spec Jaguar F-Type SVR test mule spotted

In January, we caught wind of an even more powerful Jaguar F-Type called the SVR, expected to unseat the R as the top dog of the range. Thanks to AutoExpress, we now have a face to put with the name. The SVR will reportedly feature an uprated version of Jaguar Land Rover’s supercharged 5.0-liter V8, […]

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Report: The Audi R8 e-tron weighs 4,056lbs

AutoCar recently received some more details about the new Audi R8 e-tron, their idea of what an all-electric supercar should be. While the traditional gas Audi R8 receives a V10 in different degrees of tune, it only weighs 3,428lbs for the standard model while the S model weighs an impressive 3,205lbs. The e-tron version on […]

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Report: Is De Tomaso getting a revival?

Auto Motor und Sport reports De Tomaso was just auctioned off yesterday to a Swiss holding company known as L3 Holding, for $2.1 million or about two million Euros. This bid was apparently large enough to even beat out offers from Chinese and Italian companies. Not much is known about the future of the company, […]

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Report: Toyota’s new sports car collab with BMW to sit above GT 86

AutoCar reports that Toyota’s long-awaited midsize sports car collaboration with BMW will sit above the GT 86. Great, tell us something that we don’t know… Toyota Europe’s vice president and product planning head, Karl Schlicht, told the outlet of this somewhat new, but unsurprising development. So far, the midsize sports car in question was teased […]

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Report: Alpine to launch in 2016 with “low-weight, sporty” AS1

We’ve been told for a while now that Renault has been planning a relaunch of the famed Alpine marque – but what we don’t know is when. It’s already been three years since the French automaker first teased the world with the A110-50 concept. We’ve seen prototypes run at Le Mans with Alpine branding. And […]

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Report: Nissan confirms more NISMO cars

CAR magazine reports Nissan is preparing a new line of NISMO cars for the coming years. Brit Darren Cox spoke to CAR in the UK. Cox is in charge of the NISMO brand globally. Cox cites the gaining popularity of the NISMO GT Academy and growth from gaming industry as ways of adding value to the […]

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Report: BMW E30 M3 to be source of inspiration for future potential hardcore M2 model

AutoCar recently sat down with Adrian van Hooydonk, who said the E30 M3 would be the main source of inspiration for a future M model. This unnamed and potential M model that has the chance of being described as a spiritual resurrection of the famed, “God’s Chariot” as described by hardcore Bimmer lovers, could take […]

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Report: Mid-engined Chevrolet Corvette not in the works, according to engineer

Origins of rumors about a potential mid-engined Chevrolet Corvette date back several decades ago since the rumor always surfaced whenever there was a new generation of Corvette. In fact, they surfaced so many times, many Corvette enthusiasts refer to the rumor, even when new, as “beating a dead horse.” The latest Corvette generation wasn’t without […]

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Report: Having trouble ordering a Dodge Challenger Hellcat? That’s because they’re insanely backordered

Dodge is apparently having a tough time processing their orders for the new Challenger Hellcat, all due to extreme high demand. Their solution for now: to restrict the amount of orders simply because they cannot keep up! A spokesperson shared the word to MotorAuthority, who said they’re experiencing “unprecedented demand” for the new Charger SRT Hellcat. […]

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Report: Porsche supposedly confirms next-gen Panamera

Porsche’s CEO apparently confirmed the arrival of the next-generation Panamera, due sometime in 2016. IndianAutosBlog found out about the new arrival at the 2015 Geneva Auto Show, where they spoke to Matthias Muller. Muller didn’t say much, except for the fact that the new Panamera will have an “evolutionary design” that’s based on the current […]

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