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How Chevrolet hopes to benefit from the Dieselgate scandal

Chevrolet is trying to save the diesel-powered compact in the United States by stuffing an oil-burning four into the Cruze's engine bay. The company believes that diesel isn't dead yet, and it hopes to lure former TDI owners.
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It won hearts at CES and now the VW BUDD-e is named Concept Truck of the Year

After getting rave ratings at its CES debut, the VW BUDD-e concept minibus was given the nod for production. Now it has won the Concept Truck of the Year award. Market launch is slated for the 2020 model year for the all-electric small van.
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Jag's most compact kitty really purrs, but still needs house training

The XE is Jaguar’s first compact luxury car since 2009. Built on a new aluminum platform, the XE offers honed British performance in a premium package.
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Latest Jeep hack reminds us why we should keep our cars’ software updated

The security researchers who remotely shut down a Jeep Cherokee last year now claim they can control the car's steering and cruise control, but only after disabling many built-in security features.
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Honey, I shrunk the Sportage: Kia to leap into the compact crossover segment

Kia is out to get a slice of the booming compact crossover segment. The company will introduce a Rio-based soft-roader next year to take on the Nissan Juke, and it could up the ante with a gasoline-electric hybrid drivetrain.
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Mercedes-AMG isn't done expanding the GT lineup

Mercedes-AMG is preparing two different versions of the GT Roadster, according to a recent report, and we'll see both of them in the metal during the Paris Auto Show. The lineup will include a basic roadster, and a more powerful model…
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China's ambitious straddling bus has been abandoned

How should we sustainably travel shorter distance across congested cities? An innovative public transport design at the 19th international High-Tech Expo in Beijing showed one solution. It appears that the concept has been abandoned…
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Ride along in a replica GT40, the ’60s supercar that still drops jaws

Ford’s GT40 race car dominated Le Mans in the 1960s, and now Superformance has given the car new life as a gorgeous, powerful continuation project.
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With Green Commuter, Angelenos can carpool to work in Tesla Model X SUVs

Green Commuter is launching a combination car-sharing and vanpool service using the Tesla Model X. The two types of service are coordinated via an app to ensure maximum utilization of vehicles.
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Solo, an electric 3-wheeler, goes on sale in U.S. and Canada in September

Electra Meccanica's 3-wheel all-electric car goes on sale in Canada and the U.S. in September. The single-passenger Solo has a range 100 miles per charge, accelerates from zero to 62 mph in 8 seconds, an 80 mph top speed, and a…