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Volvo’s First All-Electric Car Will Be Made In China

Volvo’s First All-Electric Car

Volvo Cars will build its first fully electric car in China, the company announced at Auto Shanghai 2017 in China. The all new model will be based on Volvo’s Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) for smaller cars, and will be available for sale in 2019 and exported globally from China, Volvo said. The decision to make its first electric car in China More...

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Mazda's Next-Gen Skyactiv Engine
By Lawana Perkins On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Mazda’s Next-Gen Skyactiv Engines Will Drop Spark Plugs In Favor Of High Compression

Homogeneous charge compression ignition, or HCCI, is the black art of of internal combustion engines that aims to produce diesel-like fuel efficiency for the cost of gasoline. Although some of its competitors have More...

The 2017 Nissan GT-R
By Heather Platt On Saturday, May 28th, 2016

The 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO Takes Everything About The New GT-R To The Next Level

The new 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO made its debut today at the famous Nürburgring race course, known as the one of the longest and most challenging race tracks in the world. This is also the place where the Nissan More...

Subaru WRX STI
By Lawana Perkins On Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

Upcoming Subaru WRX STI Rumored To Get Hybrid Drivetrain

Subaru might electrify the next-gen WRX STI. According to a rumor from Motoring in Australia citing an unnamed Subie insider, the brand’s engineers reportedly have two hybrid systems under development for More...

2016 Nissan Titan XD
By Lawana Perkins On Monday, November 16th, 2015

2016 Nissan Titan XD First Drive

If you were to find yourself in the market for a fullsize pickup truck today, you would be presented with a bevy of intriguing options, each designed to fulfill a specific usage scenario. You could choose a half-ton More...

New Civic
By Heather Platt On Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Honda To Reveal New Civic Coupe in LA

Honda will reveal 2016 Civic Coupe next week at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The company isn’t saying much, but promises the two-door will “showcase even sportier lines” than the sedan that launches More...

New Toyota Prius
By Heather Platt On Monday, November 9th, 2015

New Toyota Prius Price And Specifications Announced

The all-new, fourth generation Toyota Prius is available to order now and will arrive on UK roads in March 2016, priced from £23,295.Read on for the first details on the equipment specifications and grade line-up. True More...

2017 Acura NSX
By Heather Platt On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

2017 Acura NSX First Drive

The 2017 Acura NSX is heavy. It outweighs the original 1990 car by more than 800 pounds and is over 300 heavier than aChevrolet Corvette Z06. The NSX is insanely complicated, with an assist motor between the twin-turbo More...

2016 BMW X1
By Heather Platt On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

2016 BMW X1 First Drive

Perhaps more than any other model, the X1 exemplifies the shift going on at BMW. That the X1 is the first front-drive-based car to wear the BMW badge in the US is both remarkable and doesn’t matter at all. Some More...

Cadillac gives ATS 2016
By Heather Platt On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Cadillac Gives ATS, CTS New V6 For 2016

Replacing the existing 3.6-liter V6 in the Cadillac ATS and CTS is… another 3.6-liter V6. But this one promises higher output, while consuming less fuel, and making less noise. Like the V8s in the CTS-Vand More...

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