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VW pleads guilty in diesel scandal, will pay $4.3B in fines, 6 execs indicted

Volkswagen agreed to plead guilty and pay $4.3 billion in penalties related to its diesel-emissions cheating. The Justice Department also indicted six executives who were allegedly involved in the scandal.
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Your next car will change color, take directions like a NASA rover, and wink 13:58

CES 2017 has finally come to a close, and in an automotive context, there’s plenty to digest. Inside, we wrap-up all the action from Las Vegas, including Faraday’s Future first pre-production vehicle, Toyota’s adorable AI…
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Munro Motor single passenger ebike tops out at 28 mph and infinite style points

With a nod to Indian Motorcycles, Munro Motor introduced its beautifully styled ebike. The speed tops out at 28 mph so you won't set any speed records but the range is 60 miles with two battery packs.
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Tesla keeps hiring more ex-Apple employees to help with autonomous car design

Continuing its trend of hiring ex-Apple employees, Tesla hired a new vice president for its Autopilot efforts. Chris Lattner is the latest to jump ship from Apple to Tesla and follows Matt Casebolt.
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Why Bentley sees hybrid drivetrains differently than other automakers

Bentley has announced plans to introduce a hybrid version of every car it sells. The company explains it sees hybrids as the ideal compromise between a gasoline-powered car and an EV.
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It may say ‘Camry’ on the front, but Toyota’s NASCAR racer is a different animal

An updated Toyota Camry NASCAR race car debuted at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show alongside the redesigned 2018 Camry road car. As before, the NASCAR version has little in common with the stock Camry.
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Jeep is preparing three brand new off-roaders that will give you deja vu

Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles is investing over $1 billion in two factories to produce three new Jeep models. The brand will launch a new Wagoneer, a new Grand Wagoneer, and a pickup based on the next Wrangler.
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New Atlas SUV could fast-track Volkswagen’s return to pickup segment

Volkswagen is looking into turning its new Atlas SUV into a unibody pickup truck for the United States. If launched, the model would fight in the same segment as the Honda Ridgeline.
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Volkswagen’s sharp, new 2018 Tiguan offers more space for friends and gear

Volkswagen has introduced the brand-new, second-generation Tiguan ahead of its public debut in Detroit. Built on the MQB platform, the next Tiguan offers seating for up to seven passengers.
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Audi’s dapper Q8 concept hints at the company’s upcoming flagship crossover

Audi is displaying a sleek new concept named Q8 at the Detroit Auto Show. Powered by a plug-in hybrid drivetrain, the model is a design study that will spawn a production, range-topping SUV next year.
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Lexus’ brand-new 2018 LS sedan is over-engineered in the best possible way

Lexus introduced the new 2018 LS, its flagship model. The fifth-generation LS combines comfort, performance, tech, and features inspired by traditional Japanese culture. It's expected to hit showrooms later this year.
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President Obama believes clean energy momentum is too great to reverse

President Barack Obama believes that the momentum surrounding clean energy initiatives worldwide is too great for any incoming administration to try and reverse it for fossil fuel interests.