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Arro app lets NYC taxis compete with Uber [w/video]

Autoblog - 1 hour 53 min ago

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The new smartphone app Arro allows traditional cab drivers in the Big Apple to challenge Uber. The service lets users hail a taxi and pay for it from their phone without ever having surge pricing.

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Arro app lets NYC taxis compete with Uber [w/video] originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Frankfurt preview: Peugeot 308 Racing Cup

Leftlane - 4 hours 51 min ago
The 308 Racing Cup was designed specifically for the track.








2016 Toyota Prius: Our best look yet

Autoblog - 9 hours 1 min ago

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Here's an up-close look at the highly anticipated, fourth-generation Toyota Prius.

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2016 Toyota Prius: Our best look yet originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:50:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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1999 Saab 9-3 Viggen is a Swede worth remembering on MotorWeek

Autoblog - 14 hours 53 min ago

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MotorWeek remembers one of the last great Saabs in its vintage review of the 1999 9-3 Viggen. This model was the pinnacle of Saab's capabilities, with a powerful engine and special aerodynamics package.

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1999 Saab 9-3 Viggen is a Swede worth remembering on MotorWeek originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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New Renault Megane coming to Frankfurt

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 23:30

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Renault will introduce a new Megane at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, the French company has announced. The new Talisman sedan will also be on display.

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New Renault Megane coming to Frankfurt originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Oshkosh JLTV to rely on GM-sourced Duramax V8

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 22:02

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GM powered the original Humvee, and now the company is chipping in to motivate its successor, with Oshkosh picking the Duramax diesel to power the new JLTV, or Joint Light Tactical Vehicle.

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Oshkosh JLTV to rely on GM-sourced Duramax V8 originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:02:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Frankfurt Preview: 2016 Renault Talisman Estate

Leftlane - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 21:02
A handsome wagon in a hotly contested European segment.








Renault settles on Lotus, to take 65-percent stake in F1 team

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 20:29

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Autosport reports that Renault will return to F1 as a constructor, taking a 65-percent stake in the Lotus team. A top-team budget and ten-year investment is planned.

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Autoblog Minute: Uber competes with automakers for commuter attention, dollars

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 19:03

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With Uber's IPO rumored to launch sometime within the next 24 months, it appears on-demand commuter services are here to stay. Autoblog's Eddie Sabatini reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute, with commentary from Autoblog Green's Sebastian Blanco.

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Autoblog Minute: Uber competes with automakers for commuter attention, dollars originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:03:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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2016 Toyota Prius caught completely undisguised

Leftlane - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 18:01
The fourth-gen hybrid was snapped during transit.








Autoblog Video Brunch: Week of 8.24.15

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 17:30

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All of the Autoblog videos from the week. In one place. Enjoy.

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Autoblog Video Brunch: Week of 8.24.15 originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Weekly Recap: Ford Ranger, 'Dodge' Barracuda poised for returns?

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 16:01

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We curate the week's events with a focus on the return of the Ford Ranger and other famous car names. Plus, other news and notes from around the industry.

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Weekly Recap: Ford Ranger, 'Dodge' Barracuda poised for returns? originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 11:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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China's BAIC looks to invest in Daimler

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 14:01

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Reuters reports that Chinese conglomerate BAIC is in talks to take 'a major stake' in Daimler. If a deal is done, BAIC will be one of Daimler's largest shareholders.

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China's BAIC looks to invest in Daimler originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Hyundai launches i20 N in South Africa

Leftlane - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 13:00
The 114-hp hatchback is the first member of Hyundai's N sub-brand.








JE MotorWorks introduces 475-hp Land Rover Defender

Leftlane - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 11:00
The Zulu² is the most - and, arguably, the only - track-capable Defender ever built.








Autoblog In Cuba: Streets of Havana in hyperlapse

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 01:00

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We take an hour's worth of Havana street-side footage and boil it down into a two-minute snapshot of Cuban driving.

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Autoblog In Cuba: Streets of Havana in hyperlapse originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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August sales may struggle because of Labor Day

Autoblog - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 00:15

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Look for disappointing August sales figures next week, but try not to worry too much - September will likely be dynamite.

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August sales may struggle because of Labor Day originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Chrysler 300 SRT dead in US, updated elsewhere

Autoblog - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 23:31

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The Chrysler 300 might be dead in the US, but it lives on abroad with a new refresh that gives the car a more modern look.

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Chrysler 300 SRT dead in US, updated elsewhere originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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US roads where you're most likely to encounter a drunk driver

Autoblog - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 22:45

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Drunk driving is always dangerous and a problem across the country and the world, but certain places have a knack for attracting drunk drivers. In the US, those places tend to be rural western states.

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US roads where you're most likely to encounter a drunk driver originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Uber hires the guys who hacked a Jeep Cherokee [UPDATED]

Autoblog - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 22:20

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Chris Valasek and Charlie Miller, the security researchers behind some of the most prominent car-hacking studies to date, are taking on their next automotive challenge.

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Uber hires the guys who hacked a Jeep Cherokee [UPDATED] originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:20:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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