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With carbon fiber wheels and space shuttle tech, the Shelby GT350R is out of this world

The Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang is the first vehicle from a major automaker to offer carbon fiber wheels as standard. The front wheels use a manufacturing process called ceramic plasma arc spray, the same technique used on space shuttle…
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To fend off the Ford F-150, Chevrolet updates the 2016 Silverado with a new look and more tech features

Chevrolet has given its bread-and-butter Silverado 1500 a handful of minor updates for the 2016 model year. The truck gains a noticeably updated front end as well as more tech features such as CarPlay and Android Auto support.
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Nissan spiffs up the 2016 Rogue with additional tech

The 2016 Nissan Rogue remains largely unchanged, but does get some notable tech features, including Siri Eyes Free voice control, a motion-activated tailgate, and added safety tech.
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In 2017, WRC rally cars will be lighter, faster, and much more aerodynamic

The organizers of the World Rally Championship (WRC) have detailed some of the new technical regulations that are scheduled to come into effect in time for the 2017 season. The changes include a bigger turbo restrictor and a new body kit.
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New York City to Google: Reduce the number of left turns in Maps navigation directions

Members of the New York City Council have written a letter to Google requesting the company reduce the number of left turns suggested to drivers using Google Maps. The appeal aims to reduce the number of left-turn-related deaths in the…
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18 wheels, zero emissions: BMW premiers all-electric material transport truck in Germany

BMW has debuted a 40-ton material transport truck in Europe, but there’s a catch — this beast is completely electric. The tractor-trailer is currently being used to ferry components between factories in Munich, and it does so eight…
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Mercedes’ 2017 E-Class will move a step closer to fully-autonomous cars

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class will bring Mercedes a step closer to self-driving cars with features like a Remote Parking Pilot and advanced safety tech that can make the car aware of dangerous situations.
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Mazda’s Mobile Start app lets you start your car from afar

Mazda Mobile Start is an app that allows users to remotely start a car's engine, lock and unlock the doors, and find the car in a crowded parking lot. It's available as a dealer-installed accessory.