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2019 Audi RS 5 Sportback first drive: Practically perfect

It’s not a coupe, and it’s not a sedan, but the 2019 Audi RS 5 Sportback absolutely is mesmerizing. Audi Sport’s latest blend of performance and luxury takes on the BMW 650i and the Mercedes-Benz CLS 550, not to mention putting the V8-powered Mercedes AMG C63 S sedan in its crosshairs, too. At this stage of the game it’s not … Continue reading

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Rare, one-of-a-kind mid-engine C4 Corvette selling for $120K

Chevrolet’s upcoming C8 Corvette is one of the most anticipated sports cars in the world right now for one key reason: it’s going to feature a long-awaited mid-mounted engine.

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2018 Porsche 911 Carrera T first drive: Pure inspiration

The Porsche 911 has always been inspirational. Over the years, the rear-engined German icon has become the go-to benchmark for would-be sports car contenders, not to mention the motivation for plenty of people to get that bonus or clinch that promotion. Now, with the 2018 Porsche 911 Carrera T, the inspiration is to shed that excess weight around your waist

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Decoding Car Safety Ratings – The Stars and the Ratings Explained

What do you look for in a new or used car? Do you consider the styling, comfort, features, and engine horsepower

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Ford Ranger will monitor blind spots around your trailer

All vehicles have blind spots, those areas where a big car can hide on the highway making accidents more likely.

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Nintendo Labo Creators Contest: Here are the genius winners

Nintendo has probably struck gold twice with the Switch, first with the console itself and then with its Labo platform.

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2019 Subaru Impreza priced up: More tech, more safety

Subaru has priced up the 2019 Impreza, nudging up the sticker by $100 but still sneaking onto dealerships forecourts at under $19k. Pricing for both the Impreza sedan and 5-door has been confirmed, along with new active safety features like Subaru’s EyeSight Driver Assist Technology. That uses a set of dual color cameras, mounted up near the mirror in the … Continue reading

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The 2020 Audi e-tron’s cabin is an EV tech haven

A thoroughly modern Audi EV deserves a thoroughly modern interior, and so the 2020 Audi e-tron SUV pushes the tech boat out. The automaker’s all-electric rival to the Tesla Model X and Jaguar I-PACE isn’t expected to roll into the US until early 2019, but Audi has given us a sneak peak of the cabin we can expect. Unfortunately for … Continue reading

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2019 Honda Insight first drive: 55mpg without the hybrid hype

Sometimes you just have to grow up and, when it comes to hybrid cars, you’ll struggle to find a better example of that than the 2019 Honda Insight. The third generation of vehicle to bear the Insight name, Honda’s latest gas-electric option consciously avoids an ostentatious display of its green credentials, in favor of something that uses hybrid tech as … Continue reading

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2019 BMW 8 Series official: M850i xDrive packs 523hp V8

The 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe has made its official debut, shedding the camouflage and revealing the 2019 M850i xDrive underneath. First of the all-new 8 Series, the car resurrects an oft-missed nameplate for BMW’s newest grand tourer

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