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Lamborghini honors its founder’s birth with a new halo hypercar: the Centenario LP 770-4

Lamborghini will reportedly call its new hypercar the Centenario LP 770-4 to honor the centennial anniversary of its founder's birth in 1916. As its name suggests, the Centenario LP 770-4 will develop 770 horsepower.

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Next Chrysler Town & Country to get foot-activated rear doors, lots of USB ports

The next Chrysler Town & Country will have new tech features like foot-activated rear doors, and more fuel-efficient powertrains, a new report says. Will that get consumers' attention?

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In the wake of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson’s death, FIA plans closed-cockpit tests

The FIA reportedly plans to renew testing of closed cockpits for race cars next month, in response to IndyCar driver Justin Wilson's death from head injuries sustained in a recent crash.

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Google’s tiny self-driving pod cars tootle into Texas

Keen to try different road conditions as well as receive feedback from regular road users, Google is about to roll into Austin, Texas in its self-driving pod car, marking the first test of the diminutive robo-vehicle outside of its home state of California.

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Wanna confuse a Google car? Do a track stand on your bike

Not that you'd want to be the cause of any self-driving car uncertainty, seeing as that could result in some seriously dangerous situations, but hey, if you want to see an unmanned vehicle lurch back and forth, do a track stand.

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Before the Ford GT returns to endurance racing, watch it tear up the Sebring track

A new video of the 2016 Ford GT racecar has hit the Internet. Spotted testing at the Sebring International Raceway, the car will enter the GTE Pro class next year and compete in various 24-hour events.

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Posh as a private jet and almost as fast, BMW's 7 Series makes no compromises

The new 7 Series is a bonafide “super luxury car,” meaning it adorns its guests with opulence as easily as it smokes the competition around the track.

  • Pros: Luscious interior looks (and feels) like a first-class…
  • Cons: Exterior styling doesn’t knock your socks off , Around…

Tesla has installed its 500th Supercharger station

Tesla Motors crossed a bit of a milestone recently when the automaker installed its 500th Supercharger station in Moers, Germany. Tesla claims its Superchargers can provide 170 miles of range with just a 30-minute charge.

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The 2016 BMW 7 Series is the first production car with gesture control. Here’s how it works

BMW is debuting its gesture control system on the 2016 7 Series, and a new video featuring BMW’s manager of user experience shows us how it works. The all-new 7 Series lands in dealerships this October.

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Volvo’s 2017 S90 flagship sedan leaks online as a die-cast model

Volvo's all-new 2017 S90 sedan has been revealed far in advance thanks to pictures of a die-cast model. The model shows styling inspired by recent Volvo concepts and the new XC90 SUV.

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Oh what a day: Uber partners with Mad Max: Fury Road to offer rides worthy of a Warboy

Ever dreamed about riding shotgun with Imperator Furiosa or using Max Rockatansky as a hood ornament? Well, keep dreaming. But you can get pretty close if you use Uber at PAX Prime Seattle

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Audi electronics boss confirms ‘Virtual Cockpit’ display for the A3

The Audi A3 could be the next model to get the Audi 'Virtual Cockpit' display that debuted with the current-generation TT. The display combines the functions of a gauge cluster and center-stack screen.

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Stories you missed this week: Wiz Khalifa ‘hoverboard’ arrest, the next Hummer

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you. We've got news of Apple's iPhone 6S September 9 event and more.

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The secret to getting hired at Uber? Remotely carjacking a Jeep

As far as unique resumes go, having the line "wirelessly jacked a Jeep from 10 miles away" will certainly get you noticed, and that's exactly what Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek did last month. Now, they work for Uber.

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Arro is the latest cab-hailing app to try and topple Uber

Watch out, Uber, the competitors are coming. Arro just launched in New York City with a promise not to rely on surge pricing during busy periods, and the app is coming to more cities soon.

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Crazy driver? Self-driving cars are learning your habits on the road

Thanks to the work of Katherine Driggs-Campbell of University of California, Berkeley, self-driving cars may one day soon be able to predict when human drivers will change lanes on the road.

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How a track stand can confuse Google’s self-driving car

If you really want to cause problems for an autonomous vehicle trundling around your local streets, try performing a track stand on your bike — here's one encounter reported by a cyclist.

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Unleash the Beast: Go behind the scenes with Rezvani’s 500-hp carbon fiber supercar

Rezvani Motors has released a new behind-the-scenes video of its Beast supercar. The short film was shot by Integrity Media, and shows the 500-horsepower vehicle in all its glorious, smoky action.

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Subaru’s 2016 BRZ sports car gets a $300 price cut and adds new standard equipment

Subaru has announced pricing and specs for its 2016 model year BRZ, which drops to $26,190 while adding new standard features. At $300 less than the 2015 model, Subaru adds a 6.2-inch infotainment system for all trims.

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Designed for South Africa, Hyundai’s first N-badged model is a warm hatch at best

Hyundai has introduced the very first member of its long-awaited N sub-brand. Designed for South Africa, the i20 N gets very minor mechanical upgrades, a new suspension setup, and a more aggressive look thanks to a full body kit and alloy wheels.

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British tuner Kahn Design turns the retro dial up to 11 with a 1930s-inspired sports car

Kahn Design is putting the final touches on an open-top sports car dubbed Speed 7. Inspired by Grand Prix racers of the 1930s, the Speed 7 boasts wouldn't look out of place in a black and white photo of the 1937 edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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Acura's luxurious RLX Sport Hybrid is the ultimate antidote to hybrid naysayers

Acura’s RLX sport sedan get the hybrid treatment, but does the promise of fuel saving also mean a sacrifice of performance?

  • Pros: Top of the line hybrid technology , Luxurious Interior…
  • Cons: Road noise higher than expected

In the future, buying a car involves no pressure, no lies, no leisure suits

The days of toupee-wearing crooks picking your pocket for every last cent are coming to a close as the Internet drives car dealers toward transparency and convenience.

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Jeep’s Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will punish performance SUV rivals at half their price

FCA has revealed that the upcoming Jeep Gran Cherokee Trackhawk will outperform all of its performance SUV rivals. Its supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V8 will develop 707 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque.

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Dodge revealed its all-new Charger and Barracuda Convertible to its dealers in Las Vegas

Dodge showed its all-new Charger and a Barracuda convertible to its dealers in Las Vegas, NV. Both vehicles will be based on the new Alfa Romeo Giulia's lightweight rear-wheel drive platform.

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