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Nissan is using social media to create a tricked-out overlanding vehicle

Nissan's Armada Mountain Patrol is a project vehicle that will be designed with input from Instagram and Facebook users, who will vote on the model of tires, exterior vinyl wrap, and rooftop tent to be used on the SUV.
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Ford says its Mustang Cobra Jet dragster will do a ‘mid-8-second’ quarter mile

Ford’s newest purpose-built Mustang Cobra Jet is a mid-eight-second quarter-mile dragster that pays tribute to the original competition car from the 1968 National Hot Rod Association (NHRA)’s Winter Nationals.
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Dominant 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke diesel scores 30-mpg EPA highway rating

Ford Motor Company announced its 2018 F-150 Power Stroke turbodiesel V6 is EPA rated for 30 mpg highway fuel economy. This in addition to claiming best-in-class diesel pickup horsepower, torque, towing, and payload.
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Cadillac CEO Johan de Nysschen unexpectedly departs amid tumult at luxury brand

General Motors unexpectedly announced that Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen is leaving, effective immediately. He is being succeeded by Steve Carlisle, who had been GM Canada's president and managing director.
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JPEG XS will be a faster format for 8K streaming, better VR, and safer drones

The organization behind the JPEG is aiming to create faster streaming without sacrificing quality. JPEG XS is a new file format that offers faster -- but not more -- compression for better live-streams.
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The iPhone Do Not Disturb While Driving feature cut down on distracted driving

Despite the threat of fines, it would appear that we're having quite a bit of trouble when it comes to cutting back on phone-related distracted driving. However, the iPhone's DND While Driving feature can help.
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The 2019 BMW M2 Competition is a 174-mph Nürburgring stormer

'The 2019 BMW M2 Competition is coming this summer. BMW Group announced the new car. The M2 Competition's 406-pound-foot torque power band rushes the coupe to 60 mph in 4.0 seconds with DCT and 4.2 seconds with a manual shift.
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The Enspire SUV concept is a Buick that thinks it’s a Tesla

With a claimed 370-mile range and lots of new technology, the Buick Enspire concept seems to have Tesla in its sights. But will this sleek-looking SUV concept actually go into production?
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There’s a bit of a problem with the Waze navigation app, L.A. official claims

Waze may be taking cars off LA's busier streets with its time-saving route recommendations, but the app is also sending them through quiet neighborhoods with streets that can't take the extra traffic, a city official claims.
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Volvo’s first-ever all-electric truck mutes deliveries and trash collection

Volvo Trucks is making noisy trash collection and urban deliveries quieter with its first-ever, all-electric truck. It's called the FL Electric and is an all-electric offering for large scale, heavy-duty commercial applications.
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How do you prune a Porsche? Add carbon and cut carpet (but not the glovebox)

With the Weissach package, Porsche is giving 911 GT3 RS buyers the opportunity to order a lighter, more track-focused car. We sat down with Andreas Preuninger, the head of Porsche's GT division, to get insight on the future of weight…
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2018 Toyota owners are tuning out the automaker’s Entune 3.0 App Suite

Toyota owners are complaining of numerous problems with the automaker's Entune App Suite infotainment system, particularly the latest Entune 3.0 system installed in new versions of the best-selling Toyota Camry midsize sedan.