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2011 Dodge Challenger SE V6 – Short Take Road Test 2011 Dodge Challenger SE V6 – Short Take Road Test
The Pentastar V6 makes for a stronger, quicker base Challenger, but this pony is still most comfortable at a trot. It’s Dodge’s portly and nostalgia-slathered muscle pony, now with nicer interior materials and a new base engine: the 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6. That means 305 hp instead of the old...
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2014 BMW 3-series GT Spy Photos – Future Cars 2014 BMW 3-series GT Spy Photos – Future Cars
BMW’s next “Gran Turismo” hatchback won’t look like a hunchback. Take a car like the Mercedes-Benz CLS or Volkswagen CC, stretch the roofline a little farther back so that the backlight incorporates into the trunklid and forms a hatch, and you’ve got a body style that is booming on the...
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Buick Teases Envision Crossover Concept Ahead of Shanghai Auto Show Buick Teases Envision Crossover Concept Ahead of Shanghai Auto Show
It was news about a decade ago when China’s consumer consumption of automobiles exploded, and suddenly, Buick—of all brands—had a second front in its war to grow sales. Since then, the Chinese Buick shoppers have seen plenty of models we didn’t receive in America, from a rebadged Suzuki...
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Kia Naimo Concept Unveiled in Seoul, Inspires Singing in Ann Arbor Kia Naimo Concept Unveiled in Seoul, Inspires Singing in Ann Arbor
Forgive us. We see “Naimo,” we think “name-o,” and there we are, on the rug in kindergarten, singing about the farmer who had a dog and Bingo was his name-o. There was also a Korean automaker who had a concept, and Naimo was its name-o. The company is Kia, the concept is being...
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Zetros, Zetros, Golly! Ultra-Luxury Mercedes-Benz 6×6 RVs Tackle Mongolian Wilderness (And We’ve Got Interior Photos) Zetros, Zetros, Golly! Ultra-Luxury Mercedes-Benz 6×6 RVs Tackle Mongolian Wilderness (And We’ve Got Interior Photos)
In Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, there are a couple of guys who’ve done well for themselves in the business world. One owns a brewery that specializes in German-style beer; the other made his bones in the mining industry. Sometimes, they like to use eagles to hunt for wolves in the Altai mountains. Now,...
Zetros, Zetros, Golly! Ultra-Luxury Mercedes-Benz 6×6 RVs Tackle Mongolian Wilderness (And We’ve Got Interior Photos) »
The Continental: China Copies Another BMW, the Carbon Motors Delay, Traffic and Your Health, and Driving a Playful Mitsubishi Crossover The Continental: China Copies Another BMW, the Carbon Motors Delay, Traffic and Your Health, and Driving a Playful Mitsubishi Crossover
Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental. Remember the Shuanghuan CEO? (That’s the Chinese automaker’s SUV, not...
The Continental: China Copies Another BMW, the Carbon Motors Delay, Traffic and Your Health, and Driving a Playful Mitsubishi Crossover »
Pagani Huayra Roadster Confirmed for Production Pagani Huayra Roadster Confirmed for Production
Illustration by Andrei Avarvarii Piscine, unpronounceable, ungodly powerful and now topless? Given the number of Zonda variants Pagani cranked out over the car’s decade-plus lifespan, it should come as no surprise that Horacio’s army is ready to milk the new 690-hp Huayra for all it’s worth....
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Chevrolet Mi-ray Roadster Concept Hits Seoul, Has Nothing to Do with The Sound of Music Chevrolet Mi-ray Roadster Concept Hits Seoul, Has Nothing to Do with The Sound of Music
Meet the Mi-ray hybrid concept, a comely wasp of a roadster/speedster concept that debuted today at the Seoul auto show. Why Seoul? It’s Chevy’s newest market; you may recall that the bowtie recently replaced the domestic Daewoo nameplate in Korea. (You also may not remember this event,...
Chevrolet Mi-ray Roadster Concept Hits Seoul, Has Nothing to Do with The Sound of Music »
BMW Gets Raw on Us With 30 Uncut Minutes of the New M5 BMW Gets Raw on Us With 30 Uncut Minutes of the New M5
As happens every time Bayrische Motoren Werke prepares to release the tuned version of their mid-sized sedan, salivary glands activate in Pavlovian fanboy response, hackles are raised in the Mercedes-Benz and Audi camps and most folks of the gearhead persuasion have at least a passing interest in what...
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The Un-Ferrari: Shaking Down the P4/5 Competizione – Feature The Un-Ferrari: Shaking Down the P4/5 Competizione – Feature
American heart and Italian soul combine in an iconic race car for this—or any—decade. We recently attended an exclusive test session for the Ferrari 430 Scuderia–based P4/5 Competizione, a one-off race car built to compete in the brutal 24 Hours of the Nürburgring this June. We’ve compiled...
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