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  1. Now You Can Take Off-Road Driving Lessons in a Land Rover DefenderRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | Motor Trend

    We've been deprived of the Land Rover Defender for a few decades now here in the U.S., so we're looking forward to an all-new version that's destined for our market. But before that model arrives, drivers can get their fill of the iconic SUV by taking off-road lessons from Land Rover at one of its Experience Centers across the nation.

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  2. No deal yet at GM's Ontario Equinox plant as contract set to expireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Automotive News

    Canadian workers assembling one of General Motors' hottest-selling vehicles could go on strike on Sunday night if Unifor and the automaker fail to reach a new labor contract. A strike deadline of 10:59 p.m. Sunday is set for the CAMI Assembly plant in Ingersoll, Ont.

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  3. 8 Great Traits of the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas... and a Fatal FlawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | New York Daily News

    There was time when minivans were the only choice considered by parents seeking the roomiest family transportation. However, while minivans are high on versatility, they are woefully low on style, and many of today's moms and dads seek fresher alternatives.

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  4. The 2017 BMW M2 Is Exactly What You Want A Modern M Car To BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Jalopnik

    I was appalled to learn that my colleagues, the Mikes Roselli and Ballaban, did not like the 2017 BMW M2 . Too hardcore, they said.

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  5. McLaren, Honda confirm F1 divorce, coupling with new partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Autoblog

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  6. A Brilliant Ford Dealer Just Brought The F-150 Lightning BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Jalopnik

    The Ford F-150 Lightning was a high-performance on-road pickup truck that existed solely to do donuts and sing songs of eight cylinders. And it was wonderful, and we miss it.

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  7. Watch water-powered rocket trike do 162 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Autoblog

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  8. Review: Porsche 911 Carrera GTS hits sweet spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | USA Today

    Review: Porsche 911 Carrera GTS hits sweet spot The sports car has just the right combination of power and features -- but it's still pricey Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2xDJOOp Chris Woodyard previews the new Porsche Experience Center in Carson, Calif., where owners and prospective buyers can learn how to properly drive their cars. The 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS isn't the fastest, most powerful or most expensive member of the 911 family, but it just may be the sweet spot in the lineup.

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  9. Ford becomes second automaker to invest in Michigan test siteRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | Automotive News

    In January, the U.S. Department of Transportation named Willow Run one of 10 designated automated vehicle testing sites across the country. a similar investment in July -- in funding the federally designated proving ground for autonomous and connected vehicles.

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  10. U.S. push for self-driving law exposes regulatory divideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Automotive News

    As the U.S. Congress moves quickly to pass the first federal law governing self-driving cars, some state and city officials are pushing back over fears that the measure will limit their ability to regulate vehicle safety at the local level. The debate highlights the challenges of rolling out a new technology that does not fit neatly into an existing regulatory framework.

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  11. Feds in sync with industry on autonomous carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Automotive News

    From a regulatory standpoint, September has been a good month so far for U.S. automakers and tech companies racing to develop autonomous vehicles. The House of Representatives passed the SELF DRIVE Act, the Senate Commerce Committee floated a draft bill that soon will become an official proposal, and the Department of Transportation issued revised industry guidance on how the federal government will treat safety compliance in the brave new world of driverless cars.

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  12. GM's record China deliveries mask muted electric car salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Automotive News

    ... the year. With foreign automakers scrambling to line up capacity to meet the impending policy demands, building clean autos may turn out be the easy part. "From the credit system to the ban on fossil-fuel vehicles, for sure GM should promote ...

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  13. What It's Like To Attend The Goodwood Revival As A Clueless AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Jalopnik

    A few weeks before I departed for the 2017 Goodwood Revival , held annually in early September, I reached out to friends and contacts in the UK. "Marvelous!" they all said.

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  14. GF Linamar lands parts contract for new U.S. pickup modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Automotive News

    A joint venture between Canadian supplier Linamar and GF Automotive has landed a $300 million contract to produce lightweight magnesium components for a new pickup model being built by an unnamed U.S. manufacturer. Linamar and Swiss-based GF Automotive announced their joint venture back in mid-July 2015.

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  15. Donut Media shows the rise and fall of the Ford MustangRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | AutoWeek

    The Ford Mustang famously started life as a reskinned Ford Falcon . Despite the similarities with another youth-targeted car in its own product line, the Mustang became an immediate success.

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  16. Google Has Spent At Least $1.1 Billion On Self-Driving Car Tech: ReportRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | Jalopnik

    Billions are being spent on developing self-driving cars, as seen in megadeals like General Motors dumping $1 billion into Cruise Automation , or Intel paying $15 billion for chipmaker Mobileye . Now, thanks to an ongoing lawsuit between Google's self-driving car project and Uber, we now know how much Google has spent on developing autonomous tech: at least $1.1 billion, according to IEEE Spectrum .

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  17. Researcher wears car-seat disguise to study autonomous drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Autoblog

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  18. Man, I Wish I Could Drive This WellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Jalopnik

    It's still kind of hard to believe the 600-horsepower Subaru WRX STI tinkered on by Prodrive is built on the bones of a regular-ass WRX STI that I could theoretically buy right now. Earlier this month, it set a sub-seven second lap time at the NA1 4rburgring, making it the fastest sedan there ever.

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  19. Impressed Or Depressed? Genesis Outlines The Tools The G70 Will Use To Take Down The 3 SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | AutoSpies

    A new era dawned today as Genesis officially presented the highly anticipated G70 luxury performance sedan at the HyundaiGenesis Design Center in Namyang. Dr. Woong-Chul Yang, Vice Chairman of the Hyundai Motor Group's R&D Division, key Genesis brand officials, and approximately 300 international automotive journalists participated in the activities.

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  20. On Depreciation: Where's Your Sports-Car Sweet Spot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Car and Driver

    An affordable sports car almost sounds like an oxymoron, like fast traffic or entry-level luxury. Behind those zero-to-60-mph time and skidpad ratings, there's an equally body-shaking reversal that takes place over just a few years: the cost to buy that same sports car.

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