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Drive Me: Volvo urges US gov to establish guidelines for autonomous car testing

On Thursday, October 8, Volvo President Håkan Samuelsson will give a speech at the Embassy of Sweden in Washington D.C. The executive will urge U.S. officials to establish federal guidelines for the testing and certification of autonomous…
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VW to postpone projects that aren’t ‘absolutely necessary,’ cancels 2016 diesels

VW Group’s new CEO, Matthias Müller, recently said that his company will postpone or cancel all projects that aren’t absolutely necessary to pay its emission scandal bill. Muller also noted that owners of affected cars will be…
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Chevy's Volt just molted from a gimmicky wannabe EV to a mature plug-in hybrid

The latest generation Chevrolet Volt has undergone a thorough overhaul, adopting more a more contemporary look and becoming the dutiful hybrid Chevy sought to make in the first place.
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Elon Musk’s deleted tweet hints at a future Model Y to round out ‘S3XY’ lineup

Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently posted a tweet regarding a future car called the Model Y, but promptly deleted it. Musk also hinted that a forthcoming Model X will be offered with a smaller, 70kWh battery.
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Porsche releases video demo of its rear axle steering system on the new 911 Carrera S

Porsche has released a video demonstration of its rear-axle steering system that is now standard on the 2016 911 Carrera S. The rear wheels pivot to deliver better handling, as on the GT3 and Turbo models.
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Scion will show a new concept in LA … will it preview the brand’s first-ever crossover?

Scion has announced plans to introduce a brand new concept car at the Los Angeles Motor Show. Official details are non-existent, but rumors claim the show car will preview the brand's first-ever crossover.
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Porsche will race into the Los Angeles show with the track-bound Cayman GT4 Clubsport

Porsche has announced it will introduce the track-only Cayman GT4 Clubsport next month in Los Angeles. Based on the street-legal GT4, the Clubsport gets upgrades such as race-spec brakes and a racing bucket seat with a six-point harness.
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Honda’s “Baby NSX” will arrive in 2018 with a 1.5-liter turbocharged hybrid powertrain

Honda's rumored "baby NSX" will reportedly arrive in 2018 with a 1.5-liter turbocharged hybrid powertrain. The gas engine will come from the 2016 Civic while the electric components will be shared with the NSX.