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Stormtrooper’s day off: Putting the galaxy on hold to enjoy Dodge’s Charger SRT Hellcat

The life of a modern Stormtrooper isn’t all about intergalactic conflict. Sometimes you need to relax, recharge, or just run errands. Whatever the mission may be, Dodge’s 707 HP Charger SRT Hellcat Star Wars Edition is up to the task.
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Tesla Model S bursts into flames while super charging in Norway

At a SuperCharger station in Norway yesterday, a Tesla Model S burst into flames mid-charge, leaving the vehicle completely incinerated. Fortunately, no one was injured in the blast.
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Mercedes developing EV platform that will spawn four new models

A new report suggests that Mercedes-Benz is developing an EV platform that will eventually underpin four all-new models. Called EVA, the architecture will initially lay the foundation for an electric sedan due in 2018 that slots between the…
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5 resolutions car companies should make for 2016 (listen up, VW)

We think automakers should follow our example and make new year's resolutions, so we’ve taken the liberty of offering a few suggestions of how they can improve their image, the environment, and their products.
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Faraday Future's autonomous CES concept stars in new teaser clip ahead of debut

Faraday Future, the Las Vegas-based automotive startup, has revealed a teaser video of its CES-bound concept ahead of its debut. The clip reveals that the autonomous concept will sport lightweight construction materials.
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Fiery Ferraris: 488 GTB sales stopped, California T recall due to fire risk

The Ferrari 488 GTB is the subject of a stop-sale order due to a fire risk first discovered in the Ferrari California T. No 488s have actually been sold in the U.S. yet, so a recall was unnecessary.
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Will BMW mark its centennial with a forward-looking autonomous concept car?

BMW may unveil an autonomous concept car to celebrate its 100th anniversary, and may preview technology that could eventually go into production. But like some other automakers, BMW sees obstacles on the road to self-driving cars.
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Alfisti rejoice: The next Alfa Romeo Giulietta will land in 2017 with rear-wheel drive

Alfa Romeo is developing the next generation of the Giulietta hatchback. It will be positioned at the bottom of its lineup because the MiTo won't be replaced, and it will shift to an enthusiast-approved rear-wheel drive platform.
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Volvo’s pocket-sized XC40 crossover will launch in 2017 with a hybrid drivetrain

Volvo will introduce the XC40, its first-ever small crossover, in 2017. Positioned below the XC60, the XC40 will ride on a new modular platform called CMA and it will be offered with a fuel-sipping, gasoline-electric plug-in hybrid…
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Nissan’s GT-R torque-spins ornaments off a Christmas tree 0:36

You spent hours getting yours just right -- now watch this Nissan's GT-R use its all-wheel drive, torque-filled launch system to help remove ornaments from a Christmas tree in mere seconds. It may not be pretty, but it's certainly…