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Today's car shoppers do internet research, use VR to drive online buying tomorrow

Most car buyers use the internet for facts, ratings, and reviews, but VR and AR can add excitement to online shopping. A new survey says men and women differ in how long they intend to keep vehicles, but want the same features.
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Mercedes-AMG’s SLC43 dumps a V-8 for a V-6, but it'll still blow your socks off

Mercedes’ diminutive drop top loses a few cylinders and gains a pair of turbos in the name of fuel effi-ciency, but performance stays roughly on par.
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Pagani's Huayra Roadster may be the most beautiful drop-top supercar ever

Pagani has revealed its gorgeous Huayra roadster ahead of its debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. Like the coupe, power comes from a Mercedes-AMG sourced twin-turbocharged V12 good for 754hp - 34hp more than the coupe.
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Kia’s tiny Picanto is out to prove economy cars don’t have to feel cheap

Kia introduced the new, third-generation Picanto hatchback ahead of its debut in Geneva. It is positioned at the bottom of the Kia lineup, but it offers a sharp design and more tech features than ever.
Wearables

Got an Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch? You can finally use it to hail an Uber ride

Attention Android Wear smartwatch owners -- you can finally hail an Uber from your wrist. Support for the Wear app was announced at I/O 2015, but it has taken the ride-booking company a whopping 21 months to deliver.
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Aston Martin brings in more big names for its upcoming supercar

The Aston Martin AM-RB 001 supercar won't just be a collaboration between Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing. Other big names are involved, too, including race-engine specialist Cosworth, and engineering firm Multimatic.
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Second-gen McLaren Super Series gets new 4.0-liter, twin-turbo V8

McLaren will introduce a new 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 in its second-generation Super Series model. The new Super Series will be the first modern McLaren not powered by the company's 3.8-liter V8.
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Jaguar’s updated 2018 XE inaugurates a new way of paying for gas

Jaguar is expanding the XE lineup with two new engines and an an additional trim level. Base cars get a 247-horsepower turbo four, while the range-topping XE S receives the F-Type's 380-horsepower V6.
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Riders paying in cash have caused Uber drivers in Brazil more harm than good

Uber drivers in Brazil have faced an increasing number of assaults since the ridesharing service allowed riders to pay in cash. Uber confirmed that some counter-measures are being worked on.
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Toyota hits a green milestone with its 10 millionth hybrid sale

Toyota launched its first hybrid vehicle in 1997, while the popular Prius car arrived in the U.S. in 2000. The company revealed this week it's now sold more than 10 million of the gas-electric fuel savers in more than 90 countries.
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Bold idea gets off the ground: First flying car now available for pre-order

Five years after demonstrating its first successful test flight, Dutch company PAL-V has begun accepting pre-orders for what may be the first flying car to hit the commercial market.
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Kia will address emissions standards with a hydrogen fuel cell car in 2021

Kia is reportedly working on a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle to go on sale in 2021. The alternative energy model will help the Korean automaker meet tighter emissions regulations that go into effect in 2025.