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Move over Tesla: the fastest street-legal EV is now a Corvette Z06

Genovation Cars, an electric vehicle turner, has pushed its modified Corvette Z06 to a record-setting top speed for street-legal electric vehicles. The Corvette GXE's 186 mph top speed trumps the previous record of 177 mph.
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If you liked Porsche’s electric Mission E concept, you’ll love the production model

Porsche's Mission E concept won't change much as it transitions to a production model. That means the sedan will keep the sleek design and the 600-horsepower drivetrain, but the 800-volt charging system is more difficult to implement.
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BMW will build a family-friendly four-door EV called i5 … will it be a sedan or a crossover?

BMW has announced that it's developing an electric four-door family car. Positioned between the i3 and the i8, the i5 will be offered with an optional gas-powered range extender when it launches in about 2020.
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Chrysler 200 and Dodge Dart may get a stay of execution

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is looking for a partner to continue manufacturing the Chrysler 200 and Dodge Dart sedans. The company previously said it would kill both slow-selling models.
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VW may cut jobs in response to ‘Dieselgate’ fines

Volkswagen says it may cut jobs to deal with what it anticipates will be severe penalties related to its diesel-emissions cheating. Job cuts largely depend on potential U.S. fines, the company's labor leader said.
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Subaru starts with a blank slate to makes its next-gen cars lighter and more efficient

Subaru has unveiled the new modular architecture that all of its next-gen cars will ride on. Set to be inaugurated by the 2017 Impreza, the platform will make upcoming Subarus lighter, safer, and more efficient.
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The 2017 XT5 is a crossover back to luxury for Cadillac

Replacing Cadillac’s outgoing volume seller, the SRX, the XT5 brings with it an array of modernization, tech-oriented features, and an interior that’s on par with the competition.
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Volvo says it should have made its V40 hatch available in the U.S. long ago

Volvo has promised that its full 40-series lineup is coming to the U.S. soon. Currently, only the S40 is available in the states while the small crossover, XC40, and hatchback, V40, are Euro-only.
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Chevrolet says ‘Happy 50th, Camaro!’ with a surprise special edition

Chevrolet is celebrating the Camaro's 50th birthday with a limited-edition model that features a specific look inside and out. 50th Anniversary buyers will be able to choose whether they want four, six, or eight cylinders.
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Did Tesla 'downgrade' a hacker's Model S after he revealed insider info?

Hacker Jason Hughes claims Tesla downgraded his Model S after he hacked into the car's operating system and revealed the existence of a range-topping P100D model. Company founder Elon Musk replied that the downgrading wasn't his doing.
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Oh my GTI! The Volkswagen TCR is a 330-hp racecar built just for you

Volkswagen has given the 330-hp Golf GTI TCR the seal of approval, meaning the vehicle will be handed over to customer racing teams soon. The brand is also celebrating the launch of the Golf GTI Clubsport, the most powerful production Golf…