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4 seconds to 60 not fast enough? A quicker Bentley Bentayga could be around the corner

Rumors claim Bentley is already developing a high-performance version of the brand new Bentayga, its first-ever utility vehicle. The Bentayga Speed will use a tuned 6.0-liter W12 to sprint from zero to 60 mph in less than four seconds.
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Bad news: Infiniti won’t build its GT-R-powered Q50 Eau Rouge after all

Infiniti's GT-R-powered Q50 Eau Rouge won't be tangling with BMW M and Mercedes-Benz AMG anytime soon. A production version of the car has reportedly been cancelled, owing to high costs.
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Tech news you missed this week: Best cars of Frankfurt, Snapchat, and Spotify

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you. From Ahmed Mohamed's clock to Amazon's new Fire TV and tablets…
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The Apple Car might be appearing sooner than we thought

According to reports in The Guardian, Apple executives have met with the California DMV over permits for a self-driving car — and permits would require details of the vehicle in question.
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Mercedes-AMG will give new life to the V12 engine via a halo supercar

Mercedes-AMG is reportedly planning a new range-topping supercar that will be powered by a V12 engine. At a time when large, high-displacement engines are rare, news of a new V12 is surprising.
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Busted! VW faces $18 billion in fines for cheating on emissions tests

On Friday, the Obama Administration ordered Volkswagen to recall nearly 500,000 vehicles, saying the automaker used software to circumvent emissions tests. The “defeat device” was installed in several Volkswagen and Audi diesel models…
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A BMW-powered, McLaren-based supercar could be just a few short years away

A new report finds BMW will join forces with McLaren to develop a range-topping supercar. Built on the same bones as the 650S' successor, the yet-unnamed coupe will use a BMW-designed quad-turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 engine tuned to make 750…
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Amazon’s so-called ‘Top Gear’ program could be named ‘Gear Knobs’

A new report claims that Amazon's upcoming automotive show starring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May could be called Gear Knobs. The program is likely to air late next year.
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MyFord Mobile smartwatch app adds features for electric cars

The MyFord Mobile smartwatch app now includes some features for electric cars, including the ability to monitor charging and check available range. It can also grade drivers on their efficiency.
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Kia will expand the Optima lineup with a station wagon and a plug-in hybrid model

Kia will expand the Optima lineup in the coming months in order to grab a bigger slice of the European market. The wagon will likely not be sold in the United States, but the plug-in hybrid model is expected to make the trip across the…
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Final decision on Toyota/BMW sports car expected by end of year

Toyota and BMW will decide whether to proceed on the sports car project that's part of their ongoing technology collaboration. If the project continues, it could yield new sports cars for both carmakers.