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Teaser for production Peugeot 308 R Hybrid

Peugeot Teases Production Version Of 500-Horsepower 308 R Hybrid Concept

Peugeot has just introduced a GTI version of its 308 hatchback that comes in 250- and 270-horsepower guises. However, the French automaker is planning a much more potent version of the popular compact car, a prototype for which has been teased. The prototype is for a production version of the 308 R... read more

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Purported Audi Q6 electric crossover teaser image

All-Electric Audi Q6 Teased In Annual Presentation?

Rumors of a third Audi crossover—possibly with electric drive—have risen and fallen since 2006, with prototypes even tested back in 2011. Now, it looks like the... read more March 10, 2015 by 

2017 Jaguar XE

Jaguar Confirms New Details For 2017 XE Sedan: 2014 Paris Auto Show

The 2017 Jaguar XE sedan remains two years away from its American on-sale date, but today, at the car’s official unveiling in Paris, Jaguar’s U.S. vice president... read more October 1, 2014 by 

Bugatti Chiron concept

Bugatti Veyron Successor To Be Called The Chiron?

The decade-long production run of the Bugatti Veyron finally comes to an end next year, but an even faster successor for what is still the official fastest production car in... read more September 7, 2014 by 

Mercedes-AMG GT teaser

Mercedes-AMG GT Nears Completion, Reveal Coming September 9: Video

This is the next AMG-only sports car from the Affalterbach-based performance arm of Mercedes-Benz and it’s a pretty darned good-looking thing. It’s also a... read more August 28, 2014 by 

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata teaser

Fourth-Gen Mazda MX-5 Miata Coupe Rumors: Yea Or Nay?

The fourth generation of the Mazda MX-5 Miata is on its way in the very near future. But what might that future hold? Is it possible there’s a fixed hardtop coupe in... read more August 27, 2014 by 

2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Rolls-Royce Confirms Development Of New Drophead Model

Rolls-Royce, unlike most of the rest of the motoring world, rises above market pressures to provide cars not demanded, but desired. As a result, the brand’s model mix... read more August 5, 2014 by 

Lexus LF-LC Blue Concept

Lexus LF-LC Rumored To Get 600-HP Twin Turbo V-8

The upcoming production sport coupe based on the Lexus LF-LC concept may be even more powerful than we’d previously thought. Expected to wear the SC name badge, the new... read more July 18, 2014 by 

Nissan IDx Nismo Concept  -  2013 Tokyo Motor Show live photos

Nissan IDx Rear-Drive Sports Car Production In Doubt: Report

Just a few months after the unveiling of the Nissan IDx Freeflow and NISMO concept cars at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, product chief Andy Palmer confirmed the compact... read more July 14, 2014 by 

The BMW i8 says 'Hello Future'

BMW Pitches The i8 As The Future, But Arthur C. Clarke Might Disagree: Video

The future is a tricky place. That's something Arthur C. Clarke knew better than most, even half a century ago. Clarke's famous 1964 prediction of the future (a portion of... read more February 8, 2014 by 

Volvo Concept XC Coupe live photos, 2014 Detroit Auto Show

Volvo XC90 Plug-In Hybrid Could Enter Production By 2015

If you were at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show, you know that one of the most perfectly executed concept vehicles was, surprisingly, a crossover: the Volvo Concept XC Coupe. While... read more January 30, 2014 by 

2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG replacement spy shots

2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG: Rear Drive, V-8, Black Series In Store

The 2014 Detroit Auto Show was chock full of cool cars, even if it was a bit underwhelming in some ways. But coming to an auto show probably nowhere near you within the next... read more January 15, 2014 by 

The new Audi show car

Potential New Audis Hinted At In Trademark Filings

Trademark filings have become one of the best ways for discovering the names or even shapes of future vehicles over the past few years. So careful are automakers about... read more December 24, 2013 by 

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Caterham-Alpine Sports Car Final Design Approved, Production To Begin In 2016

The sports car jointly developed by Caterham and Renault -- and set to revive the legendary Alpine name -- is getting closer to production. Autocar reports that the final... read more October 2, 2013 by 

BMW Concept X5 eDrive plug-in hybrid

BMW Concept X5 eDrive To Spawn Production Plug-In Hybrid SUV: Report

Unveiled in August before making its public debut at the Frankfurt auto show earlier this month, the BMW Concept X5 eDrive is a 61.8-mpg take on luxury utility driving. And... read more September 26, 2013 by 

2014 BMW 1-Series Gran Turismo spy shots

Front-Wheel-Drive BMW 1-Series Sedan Due In 2017: Report

The front-wheel drive BMW 1-Series is coming, even though 80 percent of current 1-Series owners think their car is already front-wheel-drive. A new report today puts a... read more September 26, 2013 by 


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