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Back for 2016, the GMC Sierra Elevation Edition looks meaner than ever

The GMC Sierra 1500 Elevation Edition returns for the 2016 model year with new features inside and out. It benefits from a minor facelift, and it gets body-colored add-ons all around, 20-inch alloy wheels as well as a new infotainment…
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Wolkswagen’s CEO Martin Winterkorn steps down as CEO amid emission test cheating revelations

Martin Winterkorn, CEO of Volkswagen, stepped down in light of revelations that the company added emission test "defeat devices" to certain diesel models. The device recognized when an emission test was being conducted on the car and…
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Positioned below the Q3, Audi’s Q2 crossover will debut next year in Geneva

Audi's new compact crossover will be presented next year at the Geneva Motor Show. Not earmarked for the U.S. market, the Q2 will ride on Volkswagen's modular MQB platform, and it will be offered with three- and four-cylinder engines.
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Rolls-Royce says it’s not planning on building a car smaller than the Wraith

Rolls-Royce will introduce its first-ever SUV by the end of the decade, but it won't expand towards the bottom and build a model smaller than the Wraith. The company says demand isn't there, and a small Rolls would go against its core…
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SEMA 2015: Hyundai’s 700-horsepower Tucson is one ‘Brute Ute’

Hyundai and Bisimoto Engineering have teamed up yet again for this year’s SEMA Show. For the 2015 event, the Korean automaker will present a heavily-modified Tucson with more than 700 horsepower.
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Tesla’s Model X crossover now travels 250 miles with the 90kW battery

Tesla has quietly increased its new Model X crossover's electric range from 240 to 250 miles per charge. The bump in range is tied to the range-topping P90D Signature Series's 90-kW battery pack.
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Bentley’s Bentayga SUV may inspire Mercedes to build a $200,000 Maybach rival

Mercedes-Benz is reportedly considering a range-topping Maybach SUV to take on Bentley's Bentayga. The German automaker would position its new model as a rival to current and future ultra-luxury crossovers.
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How will Wolfsburg survive VW’s diesel cheating scandal?

Last week at the Frankfurt Auto Show, Volkswagen was bragging on their diesels. With Friday’s devastating news about cheating the EPA emissions tests, where can the world’s largest automaker go from here?
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Ford’s GT prepares for battle all around the world

The Ford GT will have a full racing schedule next year, competing in both the U.S.-based IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the international FIA World Endurance Championship.
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11M Volkswagen Group cars around the world are fitted with an illegal defeat device

Volkswagen has admitted that over 11 million diesel-powered cars all around the world are fitted with a defeat device. The list of affected cars includes Volkswagens like the Jetta, the Passat, and the Golf, as well as a number of Audi…