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Quiz: How many ways has Jeremy Clarkson offended people?

Autoblog - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 03:00

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The former Top Gear host has a decade-long history of getting under peoples' skin.

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This is what 16 McLaren F1 GTRs sound like on track at the same time

Autoblog - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 01:00

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With only 28 examples made, seeing a McLaren F1 GTR doing what it was made to do is a rare sight indeed. And for the 73rd Members' Meeting, Goodwood brought out 16 of them and put them all on the track together.

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What you missed on 3.27.15

Autoblog - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 00:32
Fiat 500C Abarth Automatic reviewed; Jeremy Clarkson won't be charged with assault; Cadillac CT6 will get 34-speaker Bose stereo. Those are Autoblog's top stories for Friday, March 27, 2015.

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New Daimler Supertruck boasts incredible 115% mpg improvement

Autoblog - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 00:01

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The Daimler entry into the Department of Energy Supertruck program beats the original goals by 115 percent. The semi uses a massive amount of tech to get an average of 12.2 miles per gallon.

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The Aston Martin Vulcan is bound for the Big Apple

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 23:32

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Showgoers at the 2015 New York Auto Show will get a treat from Aston Martin, as the company is bringing its Geneva stunner, the Vulcan, to the Javits Center.

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'Tomorrowland' movie will advertise Chevy Volt, E-NVs

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 23:01

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The 2016 Chevrolet Volt and the EN-V concept car will make an appearance in the Disney movie 'Tomorrowland' starring George Clooney, opening on May 22. The sci-fi mystery will kick off the ad campaign for the next-generation hybrid.

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Ford CEO Mark Fields takes home $18.6 million

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 22:30

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2014 was a good year for Ford's Mark Fields, who nearly doubled his earnings compared to 2013. Hourly workers, meanwhile, saw $6,900 from profit sharing.

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Watch a Ferrari LaFerrari drift, almost crash at the Nurburgring

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 21:59

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The elusive question of how fast a Ferrari can get around the Nurburgring isn't going to be answered with this video, but hey, there's plenty of drifting!

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Illinois bill would make 'rolling coal' illegal

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 21:31

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An Illinois state representative proposes a $5,000 fine for any drivers who tamper with the EPA-mandated emissions equipment on their diesel-engined vehicles so they can do what's called "Rolling Coal."

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Audi RS 3 coming to the US after all?

Leftlane - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 21:22
Rumors circulating at the Audi of America meeting suggest US buyers will be able to get their hands on the high-performance compact.






Camouflaged Shelby GT350 seen on the street

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 21:00

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The styling of the next-gen Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang isn't a secret at this point, but Ford still keeps them camouflaged on the street. This clip gives a real-world opportunity to hear what its V8 sounds like, though.

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Aston Martin sues Henrik Fisker over Thunderbolt design

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 20:29

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Aston Martin is suing Henrik Fisker in US District Court for allegedly violating its intellectual property. The automaker claims that the design of the Thunderbolt uses too many of the company's own design cues.

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Fast food: Oscar Mayer Wienermobile hot laps Laguna Seca

Leftlane - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 20:16
We don't exactly know why, but the Wienermobile was sent around Laguna Seca.






Alpina Edition 50 models boast 204-mph top speed, company's most-powerful V8 ever

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 20:01

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Alpina is celebrating its 50th anniversary by giving more power to its customers. It is building limited-edition versions of the B5 Bi-Turbo and B6 Bi-Turbo that can reach 204 miles per hour thanks to a 592-horsepower twin-turbo V8.

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GM sets high bar for 2016 Chevy Malibu

Leftlane - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 19:59
GM expects sales bump with new model.






Marchionne defends recalled Jeeps as jury hears death lawsuit

Leftlane - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 19:41
Safety advocates argue that a trailer hitch is insufficient to protect the fuel tank against rupture in accidents.






Who will replace Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear?

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 19:15

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In the UK media, speculation is running rampant about the future host or hosts of Top Gear. The show is set to return in 2016.

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Tesla seeks risk-taking Gigafactory partners in Japan

Leftlane - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 18:28
Tesla's director of battery technology wants traditionally-conservative Japanese suppliers to take more chances.






Yamaha 03Gen Concepts point to a three-wheeled future [w/video]

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 18:27

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Yamaha's 03Gen-f and 03Gen-x are two takes on the future of three-wheeled scooter design, one staying on the road and one venturing off.

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Dodge Challenger Hellcat drift video is pure horsepower porn

Autoblog - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 17:45

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Pennzoil is celebrating the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat in a new video that lets the engine roar while the coupe drifts through an abandoned city.

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