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2017 Lincoln Continental reimagined as a coupe

Autoblog - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:00

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These artist renderings that depict a Lincoln Continental sans a pair of doors present a captivating notion.

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Watch Evo drive the ultra-rare Nissan Skyline GT-R Nismo 400R

Autoblog - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 00:28

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Gran Turismo players, prepare to see one of your dream cars in action. Evo has taken the wheel of the extremely rare Nissan Skyline GT-R Nismo 400R.

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2017 Audi R8 starts at $164,150 [w/video]

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 23:45

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Audi's new all-automatic, V10-only R8 lineup has been priced. The new base model's price is unchanged from its predecessor, but the V10 Plus is up $7,400.

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VW names new exec to oversee North American operations

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 23:30

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Repairing Volkswagen's reputation in North America will be a tough job. Is Hinrich J. Woebcken the man to do it?

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Don't hold your breath waiting for fully autonomous vehicles

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 22:45

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It's been a banner month for self-driving cars. At CES, at least a dozen companies made significant announcements related to autonomous vehicle development. For a few days, the future of transportation was there for anyone who cared to step away from a blackjack table to witness.

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Spyker may bring new concept to Geneva show

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 22:01

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Word from the Netherlands has it that Spyker has something new in store for the Geneva Motor Show this year. Will this be the electric sports car it promised?

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South Korea to file criminal charges against VW exec

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 21:31

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South Korea has rejected Volkswagen's diesel recall plan and will proceed with criminal charges against the company and its local managing director.

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Audi R8 entry price jumps by $47K as V8 retires

Leftlane - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 21:01
Starting prices now reach higher than $190,000 for the V10 'plus' edition.








Renault Zoe was Europe's best-selling EV last year

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 20:59

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The Renault Zoe was Europe's most popular EV in 2015, and the French automaker saw its overall sales in the segment jump 49 percent over 2014. EVs still represent a tiny portion of overall European auto purchases.

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Ferrari Enzo split in half in crash could sell for millions

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 20:20

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On February 3, RM Sotheby's will auction the rebuilt 2004 Ferrari Enzo that Stefan Eriksson sliced in half in a high-speed crash.

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BMW wants cameras to replace mirrors in production cars

Leftlane - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 20:19
BMW and Tesla are now pushing for the technology, but is the NHTSA willing to amend its mandatory-mirror laws?








Question of the Day: Bring back the Brougham?

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 19:45

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Brougham became a commonly used name for a luxed-up option package starting in the 1960s, peaked in the 1970s, and disappeared (mostly) by the 1990s. What new car, if any, ought to have a Brougham Edition?

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Luxe partnering with Tesla, will charge cars as it valet parks them

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 19:30

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If you just can't be bothered to park your Tesla, Luxe has you covered. In San Francisco and New York, at least.

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Upcoming new Alpina B7 teased

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 18:59

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BMW and Alpina have teamed up again for another high-performance 7 Series, and we've got our earliest look at the new super sedan.

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Amid low gas prices, EV sales fall short of gov target

Leftlane - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 18:51
Deliveries failed to reach half of President Obama's million-unit goal by 2015.








Man hired to remove Confederate monuments finds Lambo burned

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 18:21

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The owner of a Lamborghini Huracan had his car torched allegedly over his role in the removal of Confederate monuments in the city of New Orleans.

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Porsche confirms plug-in hybrid 911 development progress

Leftlane - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:55
The company's engineering head suggests a plug-in variant won't launch until the next-gen 911 arrives.








Ferrari design contest winner is sleek Manifesto concept [w/videos]

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:44

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Ferrari held a contest among top design schools around the world to design the supercar of the future, and picked a French design as the winning entry.

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VW to cut investments, reduce core brand costs

Leftlane - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:25
VW CEO wants quicker adaptation, lower costs.








2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Quick Spin [w/video]

Autoblog - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:00

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The Chevy Malibu finally joins the true hybrid game, showing it can compete despite being late to the party. Read our review of this gas-electric midsizer.

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