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Cadillac ATS-V and Mercedes-AMG C63 S pitted Head to Head

Autoblog - 11 hours 20 min ago

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Motor Trend pits the Cadillac ATS-V against the Mercedes-AMG C63 S to see which super sedan will earn the right to face off against the BMW M3.

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Autoblog Minute: Marchionne seems prepared to lead FCA in takeover of GM

Autoblog - 12 hours 4 min ago

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It's no secret that FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne wants industry consolidation but without any deal takers it seems as though he's ready to consider a hostile takeover. Autoblog's Chris McGraw reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute.

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Dealer sues Maserati for fabricating sales numbers

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 23:31

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Maserati North America is being sued by a dealer over allegations that the company incentivized its stores to fabricate sales of the Ghibli.

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Watch out world, even Oprah loves Tesla

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 22:45

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Oprah Winfrey is latest celebrity to declare her love for the Tesla Model S. Her endorsement for the EV on social media could provide a temporary bump for the brand.

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Are supercars becoming less special?

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 22:00

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As smaller manufacturers look for ways to stay viable, wholly unique models are becoming a thing of the past. Will that hurt the image or experience?

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You're a great driver. Your spouse? Not so much

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 21:15

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More than 85 percent of drivers consider themselves fairly good or very good drivers, according to the results of a new survey. But they're far less likely to extend such praise in assessing the performance of family members.

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Elon Musk says Model 3 needs 'fully operational' Gigafactory

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 20:30

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that in order to make the lower-cost Model 3 electric sedan it needs a "fully operational" Gigafactory.

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Daimler, Renault-Nissan break ground at new Mexico plant

Leftlane - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 20:29
Production for Infiniti vehicles is scheduled to begin in 2017, ahead of Mercedes-Benz in 2018.








Mercedes planning Tesla Model S rival

Leftlane - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 20:14
Mercedes is going after Tesla.








Autoblog Minute: Wrangler production to remain in Toledo, pickup may come

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 20:00

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Jeep seems to be changing its production strategy, with Wrangler to remain in Toledo but Cherokee slated to leave. Autoblog's Mylencia Gillenwaters reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute.

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Detroit 3 and UAW could create healthcare pool

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 19:16

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The Big Three and UAW are negotiating on a way to reduce ballooning healthcare costs by possibly creating a pool among the active workers at Ford, GM, and FCA US. UAW President Dennis Williams came up with the idea.

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Honda recalls Fit to fix faulty ignition coils

Leftlane - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 18:46
The original coils are prone to degradation over time, potentially causing the engine to stall.








2015 Honda Fit recalled over ignition coils

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 18:29

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Honda is recalling 17,800 units of the 2015 Fit in the US to replace their ignition coils.

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Subaru prices HyperBlue BRZ, WRX STI

Leftlane - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 18:04
The limited-edition BRZ commands a $2,295 premium over the base model.








Car culture isn't graying like The Washington Post says

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 17:45

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Yes, kids today have more options besides car ownership. No, that doesn't necessarily mean fewer people like cars.

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2016 Jaguar XF First Drive [w/video]

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 16:57

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Jaguar's all-new XF is a more competent car than before, and will be priced in the heart of the midsize luxury segment. As Seyth Miersma learns in Spain, there's a whole lot to like here.

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2016 Jaguar XF First Drive [w/video] originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 03 Sep 2015 11:57:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Tesla Model X first deliveries scheduled for September 29

Leftlane - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 16:56
The first buyers will pick up their electric crossovers at Tesla's Fremont factory.








Elon Musk confirms September 29 delivery for first Model X EVs

Autoblog - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 16:15

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Elon Musk says that the company is handing over the first examples of the Tesla Model X at its factory in Fremont, CA, on September 29.

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Review: 2016 Honda HR-V AWD EX-L

Leftlane - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 15:45
Honda bolsters its CUV lineup with a pint-sized offering.








GM restores sinkhole-damaged 1-millionth Corvette

Leftlane - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 15:34
The project required 1,200 man-hours, involving approximately 30 craftspeople and technicians at GM's Technical Center.