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Petrolicious profiles a Porsche 911 hot rod called The Growler

7 hours 22 min ago

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In its latest video, Petrolicious takes a ride in The Growler, a Porsche 911 hot rod that roars around California's canyon roads.

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Autoblog Minute: Nokia to sell Here mapping for $3.1B

7 hours 52 min ago

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German automakers BMW, Audi and Daimler are set to take ownership of Nokia's Here mapping technology for $3.1 billion.

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Audi introduces frugal, 43-mpg Q7 Ultra in Europe

8 hours 20 min ago

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Audi brings in a more frugal base version of the Q7 crossover in its home market that's cheaper to both buy and run thanks to increased fuel efficiency from its 3.0-liter TDI.

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The hoverboard of your dreams is finally here, thanks to Lexus

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 23:07

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After several teases, Lexus has finally unleashed real, actual footage of its hoverboard in action. As you'll see in the video, the learning curve is steep, even for a professional skateboarder like Ross McGouran.

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Autoblog Minute: Volvo offers lifetime warranty on parts and labor

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 22:30

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Vice President of Customer Service for Volvo Cars of North America, Scott Doering, explains Volvo's new lifetime parts and labor service program.

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Submit your questions for Autoblog Podcast #442

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 21:45

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We're set to record Autoblog Podcast #442 live tonight at 10:00 PM Eastern. Have a look at our rundown of topics, and sound off with your questions and comments via the Q&A module.

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GM earmarks $877 million for new Flint truck body shop

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 21:28

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The Flint plant that handles assembly of the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra is getting an $877-million investment, primarily for a new body shop. It'll be the last part of the $5.4-billion fund announced in May.

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2016 Mercedes GLE Coupe priced from $66,025

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 20:45

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Mercedes-Benz finally announces pricing for the 2016 GLE-Class Coupe in the US. Plus, there are some tweaks to the G-Class.

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Jay Leno welcomes Emory's outlaw Porsche 356s

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 19:59

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Rod Emory of Emory Motorsports swings by Jay Leno's Garage for this latest episode with a pair of Outlaw restored and modified Porsche 356s coupes from the late 1950s.

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Toyota reports record profit in Q2

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 19:16
Toyota's newly released quarterly financial numbers show a company in a strong position. Net income hit a new record of $5.34 billion, up 10 percent. However, sales dipped slightly globally.

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Volkswagen Jetta getting new 1.4L turbo four

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 18:29

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Volkswagen is replacing the 2.0-liter four and 1.8-liter turbo in the Jetta with the new EA211-series 1.4-liter turbo four, bringing with it direct injection and improved economy.

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Drive visits a Mercedes Pagoda collector in Bangkok

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 17:45

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Sittisan Quan Sundaravej undertakes the difficult challenge of collecting cars in Thailand, where their importation is illegal. The pride of his collection is his father's Mercedes Pagoda, profiled by Drive.

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2016 Audi TT Second Drive [w/video]

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 16:58

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The Audi TT might not be a style icon anymore, but it's evolved into a better sports car than ever before. Following our test of the Euro-spec model last year, we test the US-spec car on the roads of northwest Oregon.

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New Smart ED not coming to US until 2017

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 16:29

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Smart has an Electric Drive version of the new ForTwo in the works, but it won't arrive until 2017. Until then, the turbo two-door will have to suffice.

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Gas price drop accelerates

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 15:46

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The American Automobile Association says that gasoline prices are they lowest they've been for this time of year since 2009, the average price for a gallon of gas was $2.66 on July 31.

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Autoblog Minute: FCA hit with record fine, issues recall and buyback

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 15:00

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FCA, found in violation of the Motor Vehicle Safety Act, agrees to buyback recalled models as part of record penalties issued by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Gooding to auction 2016 Shelby GT350 to benefit vets

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 14:28

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At Pebble Beach this month, Gooding & Company will be auctioning off a new 2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang to benefit the George W. Bush Institute's Military Service Initiative.

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New investor allows Suzuki to fend off VW

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 13:45

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Suzuki and Volkswagen look to finally free themselves from their troubled partnership. At the same time, a hedge fund is buying up a portion of the Japanese automaker due to the company's strength in India.

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Nissan to build no more than 17 examples of Juke-R 2.0

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 12:59

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The latest report indicates that Nismo will produce as many as 17 examples of the Nissan Juke-R 2.0 that was revealed at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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2016 Chevy Volt rated at 106 MPGe, 53 miles of pure EV range

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 05:01

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Chevrolet has released the officials on the 2016 Volt, with the EPA listing the hybrid at 106 MPGe, 42 MPG combined, and with 53 miles of EV range.

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