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  1. The car brands that will cost you the least to repairRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Farmington Daily Times

    An annual ranking of the most reliable cars and cheapest to repair shows Asian brands at top, but GM, Fiat Chrysler and Ford make a show. The car brands that will cost you the least to repair An annual ranking of the most reliable cars and cheapest to repair shows Asian brands at top, but GM, Fiat Chrysler and Ford make a show.

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  2. The Aston Martin Valkyrie's Cosworth V12 will rev to 11,100 rpmRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AutoWeek

    The Aston Martin Valkyrie's V12 will make 1,000 hp and 545 lb-ft of torque. The hypercar will also get an electric hybrid system filling in the gaps.

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  3. Leaked: Here's the noncamouflaged 2020 Toyota SupraRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AutoWeek

    Here it is. The car we've been waiting for since, well since the fourth, A80-generation went away in 2002.

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  4. Organizers hope to keep Barcelona on F1 schedule beyond 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AutoWeek

    Organizers of the F1 Spanish Grand Prix are still not sure they will reach a new agreement with Liberty Media. Vicenc Aguilera, the Circuit de Catalunya boss, told Spanish reporters he hopes to sit down with the F1 owner sometime this winter or early spring.

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  5. 2020 Volkswagen Passat teased ahead of Detroit debutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AutoWeek

    Ahead of January's Detroit auto show , Volkswagen is teasing its mostly new 2020 Passat . Mostly new because despite all new sheetmetal -- save the roof panels -- the new Passat is built upon the same platform as its outgoing model.

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  6. 2019 Volkswagen Beetle Final Edition first drive: Farewell ... for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AutoWeek

    The Beetle is dead -- and Volkswagen doesn't have a successor. However, this isn't the first time Volkswagen has put the Bug on the product chopping block.

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  7. Automobili Pininfarinas four motor 1900 hp hypercar will be called Battista BattistaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AutoWeek

    The Geneva -bound hypercar that Automobili Pininfarina had been calling the PFO for the last several months will now officially get its own moniker: Battista, after Carrozzeria Pininfarina founder Battista "Pinin" Farina. It's not exactly Enzo or Senna , but there is at least reason in its naming.

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  8. Junkyard Gem: 1987 Subaru GL-10 4WD station wagonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Living in Colorado and spending a great deal of time in Denver-area wrecking yards , I see Subaru wagons everywhere. Lots of Subaru wagons .

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  9. LM Industries' autonomous shuttles head to Phoenix, Sacramento campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    LM Industries asked municipalities to propose uses for its Olli low-speed autonomous shuttles in what the company calls a " fleet challenge ." The first pair of winners - one each in the greater Sacramento, California, and Phoenix metropolitan areas - have been selected and will get their vehicles in 2019.

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  10. Bosch's CES-bound shuttle concept takes us on a trip to a not-too-distant futureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    In 2018, the new car market is divided into several segments: Sedans, SUVs, minivans, pickup trucks, and so on. German components manufacturer Bosch envisions the creation of a new segment as soon as autonomous technology merges into the mainstream.

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  11. 2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e First Drive Review | Welcome to the Snow BeltRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Depending on where you live, the unavailability of all-wheel drive on any certain car model could be a deal-breaker. Whether they need it or not, some people refuse to go without, even if they're not concerned enough to switch to snow tires when they set their clocks back an hour in the fall.

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  12. Aston Martin Valkyrie set to make 1,000 horsepower, rev to 11,100 rpmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Aston Martin is working with Cosworth to develop the Valkyrie engine , an engine unlike that found in any other production car. Today it has shared some of the specifics.

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  13. China considers delay for tech-dominance plans amid trade war, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Automotive News

    WASHINGTON/BEIJING -- China is considering plans to delay some targets in its strategy to dominate high-end technologies and to put more focus on shaping industry standards, two people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. Beijing may postpone some aspects of its ambitious industrial program by a decade to 2035, according to the people, who spoke on the condition of anonymity.

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  14. Hyundai Motor reassigns 17 top execs to make way for fresh ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Autoblog

    South Korean conglomerate Hyundai Motor Group shook up its executive ranks on Tuesday and appointed its first foreign head of research and development, raising expectations of a smooth transition of power at the family-run business empire. The reshuffle, first reported by Reuters on Tuesday and confirmed by Hyundai on Wednesday, is part of preparations for generational change in the executive ranks at South Korea's second-largest family-owned business empire.

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  15. Audi interim CEO gets the job for goodRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Volkswagen's Audi division has named acting head Bram Schot as the luxury brand's permanent boss after his predecessor was jailed. Schot took over on an acting basis in June after Rupert Stadler was jailed while prosecutors investigate possible illegal manipulation of diesel engine emissions.

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  16. 2019 Infiniti QX50 Long-Term Update 2: Commute KingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    As I wrote in my previous update, the 2019 Infiniti QX50 's cutting-edge powertrain needs a little more refinement . But with a 40-minute morning commute that stretches to an hour or more when I head home, I tend to value a low-stress drive more than anything else.

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  17. Renault to Nissan: Stop trying to contact our board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Autoblog

    TOKYO/PARIS - Renault told alliance partner Nissan to stop contacting the French company's directors ahead of a Thursday board meeting as the Japanese automaker tried to share evidence of wrongdoing by its ousted chairman, Carlos Ghosn, two sources said. Ever since Ghosn's Nov. 19 arrest in Japan, Renault and the French government, the automaker's biggest shareholder, have demanded to see the findings of a Nissan internal investigation that include allegations of financial misconduct by the 64-year-old executive.

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  18. Ghosn seen as liability as French president battles elitist imageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Automotive News

    As Renault's largest shareholder, the French government might be expected to stand up for Carlos Ghosn as he fights charges in Japan that he underreported tens of millions of dollars in compensation from the automaker's alliance partner Nissan. However, the accusations against Ghosn come at a critical time for the French president, Emmanuel Macron, who is facing the biggest crisis of his young presidency -- the mass "Yellow Vest" demonstrations that were sparked by a proposed increase in diesel taxes.

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  19. VW Passat to remain on old platform, update styling, tech for 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Automotive News

    The 2020 Volkswagen Passat will receive new exterior styling, more standard safety equipment and an updated instrument panel, but it won't land on a new platform or feature a new powertrain as the automaker, citing the shrinking midsize car market, strives to save resources. The German brand showed the refreshed Passat midsize sedan to journalists Tuesday at a briefing here before next month's Detroit auto show, where it will be shown to the public ahead of a planned arrival in U.S. showrooms over the summer.

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  20. NYC mandates minimum wage for Uber, Lyft, other app-based rideshare driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Digital Trends

    Rideshare drivers in New York City may soon be covered by a new rule that guarantees they get paid a minimum wage equivalent of $17.22 per hour, Fast Company reports . Uber, Lyft, Juno, Via, and other rideshare companies operating in New York City currently have more than 80,000 drivers.

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