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Mazda confirms the arrival of 2016 MX-5 Miata, due in September

Mazda has officially confirmed that the next generation MX-5 Miata will be revealed later this year in September as the small Japanese automaker celebrates 25 years of its famous compact rear-wheel drive sports convertible. It will mark the fourth generation of Miata after its chassis was revealed at this year’s 2014 New York International Auto […]

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Report: Next generation 2016 Chevrolet Camaro to get 2.0L turbo four

Automobile Magazine recently learned that the next generation Chevrolet Camaro may get a 2.0L turbocharged four for the 2016 model year. And this makes perfect sense considering the Camaro’s direct competitor, the Mustang, gets a 2.3L turbocharged and direct-injected EcoBoost four as the middle-grade engine. According to the report, the new Camaro will ride on […]

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Report: Ferrari readying a new entry-level model with 500hp

Automobile Magazine reports that Ferrari is readying a new entry-level model that will sit at the bottom of the lineup, if that really means much. According to the report, the new model is destined to revive the original 456 nameplate, but it wouldn’t exactly fit Ferrari’s current nomenclature. The new model will sport a twin-turbocharged […]

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Ferrari reveals one-off F12 TRS at annual Cavalcade gathering in Europe

Ferrari revealed a unique one-off version of the F12 Berlinetta called the F12 TRS, which was revealed after being teased not too long ago. The revealing took place at this year’s Ferrari Cavalcade–its an annual event where many owners of Ferraris come together to show off their beauts. This year, it ended in Sicily and […]

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Spy Shots: Ferrari preparing a one-off F12 TRS hybrid roadster

Some new pictures have surfaced of what appears to be a very unique F12 Berlinetta. This one has no roof, lots of modifications to the body, and the powerplant from a LaFerrari. The result is an ultra-rare open-top 6.3L V12 monster that ready to lay down more than 730hp. Not much is known but the […]

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Report: Ford dealership leaks information about Mustang’s weight gain

Ford has been in the limelight recently due to woes over the potential weight gain that the all-new 2015 Mustang might be a victim to. This is due to the change in the rear suspension design, which ditches the ancient yet less complex live-rear axle setup for a more complicated, but far more superior and […]

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Report: 2016 Porsche 718 to go back to basics, could weigh around 2,623lbs

German media, AutoBild, recently learned about the rumored Porsche 718, which is expected to be a new entry-level minimalist roadster that sits below the Boxster and the Cayman. According to the report, it will be a very lightweight sports car with a curb weight targeted at 2,623lbs, putting it in the same realm of the Lotus […]

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Report: Controversy arises surrounding actual curb weight of 2015 Ford Mustang

Tuning firm Steeda recently released a report suggesting that the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang received a hefty weight hike by 300lbs, though the accuracy of this claim has been put into question by not only fans, but by journalists too. So far, Ford has not released the official dimensional figures of the Mustang, though this has […]

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Chevrolet releases official specs for 2015 Corvette Z06–the most powerful GM car ever

When the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 took the stage at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show earlier this year, General Motors only shared that the Z06 would produce “at least 625hp” without giving official figures. Now, those official figures are out. For the 2015 model year, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is capable of 650hp and 650 […]

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Report: 2015 Mazda MX-5 could make room for another rear-wheel drive model

Word via CarAdvice is that Mazda may be preparing another rear-wheel drive model in addition to the highly-anticipated and next-generation 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata and its Fiat/Abarth equivalent. According to the report, the model’s new SKYACTIV-CHASSIS will provide a starting point for another model in the future to make the most out of the development costs, […]

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