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A GTI'd Volkswagen Passat exists … will we see it in showrooms?

Volkswagen is looking into launching a hotter version of the Passat. Designed specifically for the North American market, the hot-rodded model could get the same 2.0-liter turbo four that's found under the hood of the GTI.
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Tesla sets its sights on a ‘new kind of pickup truck,’ but what will it look like?

Elon Musk has long expressed interest in building a Tesla pickup truck, an in his “Master Plan, Part Deux” blog post, the exec confirmed it will happen. The truck is expected to be close to the Ford F-150 in size.
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Ridesharing drives away with business travelers, leaving taxis and rental cars behind

A recent study of two years of expense reports shows a significant shift away from taxis and rental car companies in favor of ridesharing options. Costs and user ratings reflect the same market disruption.
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Apple Car’s ship date may have slipped to 2021, report claims

A new report claims that leadership changes and difficulty in securing computing power have delayed the Apple Car project for at least a year. Will this be too late, given Elon Musk's comments this week?
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'Jason Bourne' car chase scene is equally exciting behind the scenes

What’s more exciting than a car chase scene? Apparently, the process of filming one. This short, behind-the-scenes video from the upcoming 'Jason Bourne' movie may make you jump more than the actual finished scene will, itself.
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Cities realizing big benefits from Car2go car-sharing service, study funded by Daimler finds

Daimler's Car2go car-sharing service is proving itself every day. Five cities surveyed in a study funded by Daimler showed improved pollution, parking, and traffic. For every car2go in service, 7 to 11 vehicles fewer were on city streets.
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Jeep’s rugged Wrangler goes full retro to celebrate 75th Anniversary

Jeep is celebrating 75 years since the U.S. government ordered the first batch of Willys with a one-off Wrangler dressed in full military regalia. Called 75th Salute concept, it features period-correct design cues such as…
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Volkswagen will continue to sell diesels, but not in large numbers

Volkswagen will not stop selling diesel cars in the U.S., but it won't sell nearly as many of them as it did before the "Dieselgate" emissions scandal. That's largely due to tougher regulations, VW's U.S. CEO said.
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McLaren reportedly plans to launch a 700-horse tribute to the iconic F1

McLaren is in the early stages of developing a fast, luxurious coupe that will be presented as a heir to the iconic F1. The yet-unnamed model will boast a 1+2 seating configuration, and a 700-horsepower V8.
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How much longer will consumers keep buying cars at dealerships?

The 2016 Beepi Consumer Automotive Index found three in five Americans feel taken advantage of by car dealer when shopping for cars. Surveyed millennials, women, and parents with young children are especially uncomfortable at dealerships.