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Vulcan meets Vulcan: Watch an Aston Martin supercar play with a jet fighter on the track

The inspiration for the Aston Martin Vulcan, the Avro Vulcan strategic bomber, is set to retire from active service in October. To celebrate, Aston Martin set up a special flyby at the Elvington Airfield in Yorkshire, England.
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Highway Pilot: The Mercedes-Benz Actros drives itself on the Autobahn

Mercedes-Benz’s self-driving Actros semi truck has completed its maiden voyage on the A8 highway in Germany. The vehicle is equipped with the brand’s intelligent Highway Pilot system.
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Could BMW launch a range-topping, Rolls-Royce-based coupe dubbed 9 Series?

A new report coming out of Germany finds BMW will finally introduce a range-topping coupe aimed at the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe. Tentatively called 9 Series, it will ride on a Rolls-Royce-derived platform and use engines from the BMW…
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GM unveils car sharing program for the Big Apple

General Motors is running a pilot program called "Let's Drive NYC" that gives residents of the Ritz Plaza luxury apartment building access to short-term car rentals and parking in Manhattan.
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Google reportedly pursuing manufacturing partner for self-driving car

In a recent interview, Google co-founder Sergey Brin said the company is looking to partner with an existing automaker to bring its self-driving cars to market. The cars would primarily be used for sharing services.
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DeltaWing’s science fiction-esque GT previews the eco-friendly sports car of the future

An American company named DeltaWing has introduced a new concept to illustrate its vision of what the eco-friendly sports car of the future will look like. The GT is an evolution of the experimental DeltaWing racer that raced in Le Mans in…
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GM will chauffeur its employees with a fleet of autonomous Chevy Volts next year

General Motors has announced that it will build a fleet of autonomous 2017 Chevrolet Volts for employees at the Warren Technical Center campus next year. The company is also working with Honda to develop a next-generation hydrogen fuel cell…
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Checker will make a comeback after a 33-year hiatus, but it won’t build yellow cabs

Checker Motor Cars is gearing up to build its first car in 33 years, but it won't return to the taxi segment. Instead, Checker will launch a retro-styled limousine with six doors and a small pickup reminiscent of the Chevrolet El Camino.
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Ford launches ‘By Design’ ad campaign for cars

Ford is launching a new ad campaign called "By Design" that will be the car equivalent to its "Built Ford Tough" truck tagline. The new slogan launches with ads for the Focus RS, Mustang, and others.
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After VW, regulators demand more testing for Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon diesels

Diesel versions of the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will have to undergo additional emissions testing in the wake of the Volkswagen scandal, which could delay their planned launch.