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Audi is gunning for grandeur with a Mercedes-Maybach rival

Audi is reportedly considering a luxury flagship to step up to the big leagues of sedan grandeur. The vehicle would battle Mercedes-Maybach, Rolls Royce, Bentley, and other luxury kingpins.
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England’s TVR returns from the grave to build a Porsche killer

Once written off as dead, British sports car manufacturer TVR is planning an ambitious comeback. The company's first car post-bankruptcy will be a wind-cheating coupe with a V8 borrowed from Ford and tuned by Cosworth.
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Tesla CEO says don't delay, order now for Tesla Model 3 by 2018

Orders continue to add up for the Tesla Model 3. To take delivery by the end of 2018, CEO Elon Musk says order now. With 400,000 cars already preordered, people who delay could wait till 2019 or later for their cars.
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Some Tesla owners already have the 75-kilowatt-hour Model S

Tesla will soon officially add a 75kWh battery pack option for the Model S, but some cars already have it. Owners will have to pay to unlock the extra capacity via a software update, though.
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Why are the major tech and car companies looking for land around San Francisco?

Major car manufacturers, as well as Google and Apple, are all in the market for northern California real estate. Autonomous car research and development in Silicon Valley and San Francisco makes the area the center of action.
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New V8 uses trick tech to make Porsche’s next-gen models faster and more efficient

Porsche has announced a brand new V8 engine that will be inaugurated by the next-gen Panamera. The twin-turbo mill is more powerful than its predecessor, but it can potentially use 30 percent less gas thanks to a cylinder de-activation…
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The 2016 Dodge Challenger SRT really is a Hellcat on the track

We put Dodge’s top-spec muscle car through its paces at the Bondurant Racing School and discover the fragrant allure of tire smoke along the way.
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Some riders will start using Lyft’s self-driving taxis within a year

Some Lyft riders will be stepping inside driverless cars within a year, the company said Thursday. As part of its partnership with GM, the ride-hailing service says tests using self-driving Chevrolet Bolts will take place in a…
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Uber offers ride discounts for merchant buys

Uber launched a Mother's Day discount program. If you order from ProFlowers during an Uber ride, you'll get a discount up to $20 on your next Uber ride. This first nationwide program comes after selected city test of various promotions.
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Hey, taxi! Lamborghini Huracan will get you there fast, but the fare is steep

A private-hire car license has been issued to the owner of a Lamborghini Huracan in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England. A 90 minute ride costs $505. It's doubtful it can get up to the 200 mph-plus maximum speed in city limits.