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Three New Year’s resolutions we’d love to see automakers keep in 2015

Every January first, millions of people make resolutions on how they are going to improve themselves. We think automakers should follow suit and make a few resolutions of their own: adding more backup cameras to standard equipment lists, stop adding pointless…

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Tesla’s Roadster rides again! New upgrades give the existing model a 400-mile range

Tesla has announced an upgrade package for owners of its debut electric vehicle. The package achieves a 50% increase in range by improvements made to the battery, as well as a reduction in drag, made possible by retrofitted body mods.

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Underneath the subdued, Teutonic styling of the 2016 Audi R8 beats the heart of a Lamborghini

The 2016 Audi R8 is right around the corner, and it's set to do battle with some pretty tough competition. Here's what we know so far about the second generation of Audi's supercar.

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Ignore the exterior. Ram's ProMaster City offers van-like versatility and car-like economy

Don’t call it a comeback … or a van, for that matter. Rather than classifying it, the easiest way to explain the ProMaster City is by comparing it to a similar vehicle from Ford, the Transit Connect. These two represent a new, more efficient alternative to…

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Three pieces of car tech you shouldn’t leave the dealership without

Confronting the option list on a new car can be more than a bit intimidating. With as many as fifty options that can cost tens of thousands of dollars, it is hard to know what to choose. Accordingly, we wanted to break down which pieces of car tech are worth…

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Suffering from range anxiety? Seeo’s battery prototype could give affordable EVs 200 miles

California tech company Seeo has developed a new solid-state battery than can store twice as much energy as a conventional unit. The lithium-ion unit could potentially give affordable electric cars a range of over 200 miles.

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Roll up your white Armani jacket sleeves: Ferrari Testarossa from Miami Vice hits eBay

A Ferrari Testarossa, sent by the company to be used on the classic Miami Vice television show, is up for auction in Ft. Lauderdale. The iconic sports car maintains a low mileage count, being used only for close-up shots.

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Boys and their toys: Can an Audi S1 rally car get shown up by its own RC scale replica?

Word rallycross racer Mattias Ekström challenges his Audi S1-based racer against an RC doppelgänger. The 560-hp quattro race car slides balletically around obstacles in this unique competition.

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Meet the Atom’s ‘mucky brother.’ Ariel announces 200-horsepower Nomad off-roader

British automaker Ariel has announced a new model called the Nomad. The 200-horsepower, 1543-pound off-roader equips a four-cylinder Honda engine, gumball tires, and is set to debut on January 9th.

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Chrysler's distinctively American 300 wears 'full-size' with swagger

Updates for 2015 help the 300, long praised for solid driving dynamics and distinctive styling, to remain a strong competitor in a largely unremarkable field of mainstream full-size cars.

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Ford Puts the Shelby GT350 Mustang on ice to test its cold temp resistance

The latest video shared by Ford demonstrates how it tests vehicles -- even Mustangs -- in simulated extreme climate conditions. The test chamber can subject vehicles to various wind speeds, temperatures, humidity and even changes in air pressure.

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