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MQB A0 Skoda Kamiq debuts at 2019 Geneva Motor Show

The MQB A0 Skoda Kamiq has made its world debut at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show....
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Tata Altroz breaks cover at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show [Update]

Update: New high-resolution live images of the Tata Altroz from the 2019 Geneva...
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New Engines and All-wheel Drive Coming to 2020 Ford Transit

Ford is sexing up its sexiest vehicle, the Transit van, for the 2020 model year with a bevy of new powertrain options and added safety tech. Two new engines are a base 3.5-liter V6 and a 2.0-liter EcoBlue bi-turbo diesel four. Thanks to direct-and-port injection, Ford claims the V6 PFDi will offer greater efficiency than the 3.7-liter […] The post New Engines and All-wheel Drive Coming to 2020 Ford Transit appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Elon Musk wasn’t wrong about automating the Model 3 assembly line — he was just ahead of his time

Ryan Kottenstette Contributor Ryan Kottenstette is CEO and co-founder at Cape Analytics. More posts by this contributor Silicon Valley companies are undermining the impact of artificial intelligence In 2017, when Tesla announced incredibly ambitious Model 3 production targets of 5,000 Model 3s per week and the beginning of “production hell,” analysts were wary. But Elon Musk insisted he could pull it off, citing hyper-automation ...
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Trump to Strip India of Special Tariff Status, Escalating Trade Tensions

The decision came after a year of failed efforts by the Trump administration to compel India to lower its trade barriers and as the administration tries to ease tensions with China.
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Out of gas? Mitsubishi’s Engelberg Tourer concept can recharge with solar panels

The Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer concept is a plug-in hybrid that comes with a set of solar panels for recharging its onboard battery pack. It can also serve as an emergency energy source during power outages. The post Out of gas? Mitsubishi’s Engelberg Tourer concept can recharge with solar panels appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Subaru Viziv Adrenaline Concept Could Preview Next Crosstrek

Subaru has unveiled yet another concept wearing the Viziv name. This time it’s called the “Adrenaline” and appears to foreshadow the next Crosstrek. Styling is suitably wild for a show vehicle, but enough of Subaru’s current design language remains to make us believe the model isn’t terribly far away from a production model. However, no […] The post Subaru Viziv Adrenaline Concept Could Preview Next Crosstrek appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Bugatti’s 110th anniversary car is ‘ferociously futuristic’

This is Bugatti’s latest car. I use car in the most technical sense possible, because the La Voiture Noire (literally translating to The Black Car) is literally a car, complete with an engine, four wheels, doors and such, but it’s also a trophy. The one-off La Voiture Noire celebrates Bugatti’s 110th anniversary as an established automotive brand.A modern reinterpretation of Jean Bugatti’s Type 57 SC Atlantic (you’ll definitely see similarities in the rear half of the vehicle), the La Voiture No...
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Audi Q4 E-Tron Concept is the next step in the world of electric Audis

Filed under: Design/Style,Green,Geneva Motor Show,Audi,Crossover,SUV,Concept Cars,Electric,Luxury A production version is on its way in 2020.Continue reading Audi Q4 E-Tron Concept is the next step in the world of electric Audis Audi Q4 E-Tron Concept is the next step in the world of electric Audis originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 15:14:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  ...
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In Another Blow to National Pride, Britain’s Morgan Motor Company Bought by Italian Firm

We’re a long way from the days when the United Kingdom not only hosted a slew of independent automakers, it owned some of them. For decades, brands fell away as most of the remaining automakers found new parents living on the wrong side of the English Channel. Jaguar, Land Rover, Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Mini, Lotus, and […] The post In Another Blow to National Pride, Britain’s Morgan Motor Company Bought by Italian Firm appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Jeep’s smallest SUVs go the plug-in hybrid route for more efficient off-roading

The Jeep Renegade and Compass get plug-in hybrid powertrains for the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. Jeep claims this will not only improve gas mileage, but also make the pint-sized SUVs perform better off-road. The post Jeep’s smallest SUVs go the plug-in hybrid route for more efficient off-roading appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Pininfarina’s $2 million electric ‘Battista’ hypercar is faster than a Formula 1 race car

Automobili Pininfarina, the automaker brand infused with Pininfarina design house DNA and owned by India’s Mahindra Group, revealed its first production car this week at the Geneva International Motor Show. And it’s an audacious inaugural effort. The Pininfarina Battista — a nod to design house founder Battista ‘Pinin’ Farina — is an all-electric beast of a hypercar that is faster than a current Formula 1 race car and can travel from 0 to 62 miles an hour in under two seconds. Automobili Pininfa...
Tags: Transportation, Asia, India, Tech, Automotive, Porsche, Ferrari, Geneva, Pininfarina, Pirelli, North America Europe, Turin Italy, Mahindra, Mahindra Group, Battista, Geneva International Motor Show


Mitsubishi’s Crossover Concept Looks Bold – Yeah, That’s the Ticket

It might not be your author’s cup of tea, but Mitsubishi’s Engelberg Tourer — a crossover show vehicle whose name sounds like that of a nagged German child — is the face the resurgent brand wants to put forward. It’s also a good hint at what we can expect from the next-generation Outlander, once Mitsu gets […] The post Mitsubishi’s Crossover Concept Looks Bold – Yeah, That’s the Ticket appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Crossovers, Mitsubishi, Geneva Motor Show, Mitsu, News Blog, Product Planning, Concept Vehicles, Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer, Engelberg Tourer


Subaru’s latest Viziv concept car is pumped full of adrenaline

The Subaru Viziv Adrenaline is the seventh member of the Japanese automaker's family of Viziv concept cars. It debuted at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, with design features that will influence future Subaru models. The post Subaru’s latest Viziv concept car is pumped full of adrenaline appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Rare Rides: A 2003 Mazda Roadster Coupe That’s Not for Americans

Mazda has always been fond of making special edition trims of the MX-5 Miata. In 2003, the engineers in Hiroshima decided to put together something a bit more unique than the usual colored trim/new wheel design combo. Presenting the 2003 Roadster Coupe. Mazda’s original Miata (NA) debuted to critical and customer acclaim for the 1990 […] The post appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Harley-Davidson Updates the LiveWire

Now Slightly More Enticing When the Harley-Davidson LiveWire debuted, the bike was hit hard by consumers and media for not being good enough and for being way too expensive. We joined in on this dog pile. The bike simply didn’t appear to offer enough to be a competitive bike. Well, Harley has made some updates to the model and they’ve made the bike a little more interesting. Here are the big updates that you should probably know. First off, the bike’s range was increased from the 110 miles that...
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Porsche Cartoon

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Karma Automotive continues clawing back from the brink with three new cars

Karma Automotive will bring three new cars to the 2019 Shanghai Auto Show, including a long overdue redesigned version of its Revero plug-in hybrid and an all-electric concept car. The post Karma Automotive continues clawing back from the brink with three new cars appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Plug-In Hybrids, Electric Cars, Pininfarina, Karma Automotive, Shanghai Auto Show, Karma Revero, 2019 Shanghai Auto Show


Tesla Announced Layoffs to Public Before Telling Employees: Report

On Thursday, Tesla announced it will finally begin delivering the Model 3’s long-awaited base trim to the public through direct online sales. By eliminating storefronts, the automaker believes it can reduce costs — helping to get that pesky profit situation under control. Unfortunately, reports have emerged that claim those employees had no idea their jobs […] The post Tesla Announced Layoffs to Public Before Telling Employees: Report appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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A Brough Superior SS100 surfaces in deepest Russia

The rare and beautiful Brough Superior SS100 is one of the most famous motorcycles ever made. Originally marketed as the ‘Rolls-Royce of Motorcycles,’ each unit shipped with a guarantee that it was capable of 100 mph. The last place you’d expect to find a Brough Superior is in the heartland of Russia, over 2,500 miles from the Nottingham factory where it was built. But that’s where this stunning example lives: in the Motorworld by V. Sheyanov museum in the former ‘closed city’ of Samara. ...
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Audi’s new Q4 e-tron concept is a compact electric crossover with 280 miles of range

Audi provided Tuesday an advanced look at what will be its fifth production electric vehicle, a compact crossover concept that is expected to come to market at the end of 2020. The all-electric Q4 e-tron SUV concept, which was revealed at the Geneva International Motor Show, is equipped with dual motors with a power output of 225 kW and a 82 kWh battery provides 280 miles of range, that’s more than the bigger e-tron that debuted in September. Audi bases its range estimate off of Europe’s new ...
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2018 Kia Stinger GT2 AWD Review – Keep It Within the Limit

That headline has two meanings, at least as pertains to the 2018 Stinger. One meaning: Watch your right foot. It’s easy to quickly get this car above the speed limit. Meaning number two: When I first drove the Stinger, I harped about its tendency for greater than desired body roll in corners. Well, that tendency […] The post 2018 Kia Stinger GT2 AWD Review – Keep It Within the Limit appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Porsche Issues Recall and Stop-Sale on 718 Cayman and Boxster Models

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Harley-Davidson drops LiveWire electric motorcycle’s range, speed, charging time

Harley-Davidson traveled to the Geneva International Motor Show to release additional specifications about the LiveWire, its first electric model. The LiveWire has an urban range of up to 140 miles and takes 3.0 seconds from zero to 60 mph. The post Harley-Davidson drops LiveWire electric motorcycle’s range, speed, charging time appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Jeep’s Green Wave Crashes Into Europe, Will Ripple Back to North America

Fiat Chrysler’s reputation as an automaker that scoffs at fuel economy mandates is slowly being chipped away. Never mind the much-loathed Fiat 500e; it was the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid that really got the ball rolling, with eTorque-engined Ram 1500s upping the company’s green cred for 2019. At this week’s Geneva Motor Show, the high-flying Jeep […] The post Jeep’s Green Wave Crashes Into Europe, Will Ripple Back to North America appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Alfa Romeo Tonale concept is a plug-in hybrid, Italian style

Debuting at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, the Alfa Romeo Tonale concept previews an upcoming plug-in hybrid crossover from the Italian automaker. It will be Alfa's first-ever plug-in hybrid model. The post Alfa Romeo Tonale concept is a plug-in hybrid, Italian style appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Mercedes Concept EQV delivers an all-electric luxe vision of van life

Mercedes-Benz revealed Tuesday the Concept EQV, an all-electric premium van designed to travel up to 249 miles on a single charge. Concepts often never become production vehicles. But this one will. The EQV, which was unveiled at the Geneva International Motor Show, will go into series production. The automaker plans to produce an electric van based off the EQV concept. The production version will debut at the Frankfurt International Motor Show later this year. This isn’t the typical “van life” ...
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Could unsupervised A.I. enable autonomous cars to learn as they go?

Cortica embedded its "Autonomous A.I." solution on the Renesas system-on-chip (SoC) for self-driving cars. Autonomous A.I. uses "unsupervised learning" to enable vehicles to make predictions based on visual data. The post Could unsupervised A.I. enable autonomous cars to learn as they go? appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Mazda CX-3 Too Small? Try the CX-30 on for Size

As promised, Mazda threw the sheets off its mystery vehicle at the Geneva Motor Show, revealing a small crossover that’s not too small. The brand’s CX-3 often earns gripes for its diminutive size and limited interior volume, not to mention its middling ground clearance, but until today there was nothing to bridge the gap between CX-3 […] The post Mazda CX-3 Too Small? Try the CX-30 on for Size appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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How Is The Cayman T Better Than the Base Cayman?

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