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LG is helping Cadillac build more elegant-looking interiors

Cadillac will introduce a brand new design study in a few days during the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The yet-unnamed model will give provide a glimpse into what the Cadillac of tomorrow will look like.
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Velodyne just got $150 million from Ford and Baidu to develop its lidar tech

What could possibly bring an American car manufacturer and a Chinese search engine giant together? Self-driving car technology, of course. Ford and Baidu have raised $150 million to drive development of Velodyne's lidar sensors.
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Audi’s traffic-light information system counts down to green lights

This fall, Audi will launch a system that tells drivers when traffic lights are about to change. But it will only work in select cities that are equipped with networked traffic lights.
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These Master & Dynamic headphones will make the exquisite Aston Martin DB11 come alive

Master & Dynamic headphones are to be sold alongside Aston Martin cars. What's more, the headphones will be used to complete a virtual test drive experience in a DB11, and the two companies will work on products and technologies together in…
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It turns out Uber drivers are abused more often than passengers are

Uber drivers are more likely to be abused or attacked by passengers than the other way round, says the company. Riders can be banned due to driver ratings. Uber also works closely with police when incidents occur.
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Will Nissan’s variable compression tech be a game-changer for gasoline engines?

At the Paris Motor Show in September Nissan is going to debut a variable compression and displacement gasoline engine that could supplant diesels. The goal is to maximize power and efficiency while minimizing emissions.
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Tesla Model S spontaneously combusts during a test drive in France

A new Tesla Model S 90D caught fire during a promotional event in France. The couple test-driving the car and the saleswoman got out unharmed, and Tesla is still looking into the cause of the fire.
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We can’t stop staring at this sleek, mysterious Mercedes-Maybach teaser

Mercedes-Maybach has published a dark, enigmatic teaser image that previews a long coupe. The model is a concept, but we don't know if it's a one-off or a preview of a production model.
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Honda’s hatchback 2017 Civic keeps its concept look, gives a peek at the Type-R

The 2017 Honda Civic hatchback goes on sale in the U.S. this fall, virtually unchanged from the sleek Civic hatchback concept car that debuted at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show earlier this year.
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A new Ford Focus RS500 could be on the way with 400 horsepower

Ford is reportedly working on a new Focus RS500 with 400 horsepower. The RS500 would be the last “super-Focus” before the model exits production in summer 2017. It's not clear if the hot hatch will be sold in the U.S.
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Even in zero emissions mandate states car dealers make buying electric cars hard

Car dealers don't make it easy to buy EVs, concludes a Sierra Club survey. Shoppers found insufficiently charged cars for test drives, EVs not openly displayed, and sales staff who didn't provide information on rebates and tax credits.