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Cadillac global sales slide 18 percent ahead of XT5 arrival

Leftlane - 1 hour 27 min ago
Growth in China has failed to offset significant declines in the US market.

April 2016: The Weather Got A Little Warmer Edition

Autoblog - 1 hour 35 min ago

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While April green-car sales were down 17 percent, demand was about even when factoring out impact of VW's diesel stop-sale.

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First laps: 2015 Toyota Sienna SE+

Leftlane - 2 hours 4 min ago
We try to do that time in a van.

Bentley reveals Bentayga app for Apple Watch

Autoblog - 2 hours 35 min ago

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Controlling your Bentaya's features is all on your wrist.

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Taxi! Lamborghini Huracan granted cab license in the UK

Autoblog - 3 hours 13 sec ago

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Now you can hail a Huracan in the UK to get to the pub.

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Donkervoort's D8 GTO-RS is like a Lotus Seven on roids

Autoblog - 3 hours 25 min ago

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Netherlands-based niche automaker Donkervoort released the hardcore new D8 GTO-RS, slotting the turbo five from the Audi TT RS into a Lotus Seven on steroids. What would Colin Chapman think?

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Question of the Day: Best obscure road-trip song?

Autoblog - 4 hours 22 min ago

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When you're driving your '62 Hillman Minx to Tierra del Fuego, a song you've never heard before comes on the radio from an Antarctic pirate station, and it's perfect for driving – that's what we're talking about here.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Munter's written Tesla testimony, new Autopilot hardware

Autoblog - 4 hours 37 min ago

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Tesla model S gets a Autopilot new camera and pedestrian warning. Leilani Münter submits written testimony in support of Tesla. The Baker Institute notes shifting energy attitudes in the Gulf states.

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Jaguar XF wagon coming next year?

Leftlane - 6 hours 22 min ago
A hot-rodded wagon aimed at Audi's RS 6 could join the lineup.

MINI Rocketman concept could launch as an EV

Leftlane - 10 hours 46 min ago
The company is also evaluating what the future holds for the Superleggera.

Tesla aims for 500,000 cars sooner than projected

Leftlane - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 23:10
Tesla announces aggressive targets in earnings call.

For the record, clearly fake Chevy Jolt EV website is fake

Autoblog - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:15

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Someone created a website to advertise a non-existent electric vehicle from Chevy, the Jolt. It's a publicity stunt, and also a pretty good fake.

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Audi considers Maybach rival

Leftlane - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:14
The company appears to be surprised by the success of Mercedes-Benz' longest sedans.

Tesla will deliver 90k cars this year, build 500k in 2018

Autoblog - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:03

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Tesla's latest shareholder letter says strong demand for the Model 3 - 325,000 reservations in the first week - mean it will now built 500,000 EVs in 2018.

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Tesla Model S to get new 75-kWh battery pack

Autoblog - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:46

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Tesla is expected to sell the new 75-kWh battery alongside the current Model S 70 until its inventory of smaller battery packs runs dry.

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Tesla loses two execs before Model 3 production starts

Autoblog - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:32

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These key executives are leaving Tesla just as the company is getting ready to launch its next product.

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McLaren uses 20-year-old laptops on its first supercar

Autoblog - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:15

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McLaren relies on a roughly 20-year-old laptop, a variant of Compaq's LTE 5280, to maintain its classic F1 supercar.

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Takata issues broad recall for ammonium-nitrate inflators

Leftlane - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 19:50
The NHTSA demanded a widespread recall for all ammonium-nitrate inflators that do not integrate a drying agent to prevent chemical degradation.