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FCA confirms Google partnership for self-driving minivans

Leftlane - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 22:55
The companies will build autonomous Chrysler Pacifica plug-in hybrid prototypes.

Worthersee: Volkswagen GTI Clubsport S

Leftlane - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 22:01
Hopped-up GTI makes its debut at Worthersee.

Volkswagen GTI Clubsport S is a record-breaker that we can't have

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 22:01

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Volkswagen will build just 400 of these high-performance GTIs, with 100 limited to the German market. The rest will be spread everywhere not called America.

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Google and FCA will build autonomous minivans together [UPDATED]

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 21:10

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Google and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles confirmed a partnership Tuesday in which the two companies will collaborate on creating autonomous minivans.

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Auto sales return to torrid pace, on track for 17.4m units

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 21:05

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Sluggish car sales in March appear to be a one-month anomaly. In April, automakers returned to the record-setting sales pace they've enjoyed for the better part of a year.

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2018 Jeep Wrangler spied looking more aerodynamic

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:41

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Here's an early look at the 2018 Jeep Wrangler.

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Spied: 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Leftlane - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:30
New Wrangler mule caught testing in Auburn Hills.

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is fourth plug-in to reach 100,000 sales

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:27

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Before it even arrives in the US, the Mitsubishi Outlander has sold 100,000 units. It's tremendously popular in Europe and Japan, and we'll get it soon.

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Tesla demonstrates 'bioweapon defense' HEPA cabin filter

Leftlane - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:18
The company argues air pollution is more 'statistically relevant' than car accidents.

GM shuts down Tesla's direct sales chance in Connecticut

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 19:28

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Two more state legislatures discussed Tesla's efforts to sell its EVs direct to customers this week. The automaker was shut down in CT, and maybe also NC.

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A revving Bugatti Chiron is our new favorite sound

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 19:10

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We know what the Bugatti Chiron sounds like when it fires up, and thanks to this video, we can confirm that it also sounds awesome when it revs.

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April sales: Record month for multiple automakers

Leftlane - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:45
Mazda shows a pulse; Subaru, FCA and Kia post big bumps.

2017 Ford F-150 gets Raptor's new V6, 10-speed auto

Leftlane - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:43
The second-generation 3.5-liter V6 boasts 30 lb-ft of extra torque, topping out at 450 lb-ft.

Florida teens flee police, ram deputies with stolen car

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:32

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Three Florida teens are in juvenile detention today after leading law enforcement on a dangerous high-speed chase in a stolen Honda.

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Artist returns with more incredible exploding car photos

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:25

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Fabian Oefner announced last month a return to his muse, the car, for the second installment of his photography series 'Disintegration'.

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Porsche engine wizard Wolfgang Hatz resigns

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:15

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Hatz will be replaced on the Porsche board by Michael Steiner.

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Dashcam shows Chicago police beating woman in front of her children

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:07

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Reverend Catherine Brown is suing the Chicago Police Department over a 2013 traffic stop where she says she was the victim of excessive force.

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Dubai wants a quarter of car trips to be autonomous by 2030

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:01

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Dubai wants autonomous transportation to make up 25 percent of trips in the city by 2030, saving $6 billion a year.

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BMW confirms AWD for future M cars

Leftlane - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:14
The company expects more difficulty selling 600hp RWD cars in snowy markets such as Canada.

Forza Motorsport 6's new drivable Hot Wheels cars are the best

Autoblog - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:05

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Forza Motorsport's car packs are usually cool, but this month's has our inner seven year old jumping for joy. We can actually race Hot Wheels!

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