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Subaru’s first PHEV is the 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid

You're probably more likely to associate Subaru with high-powered rally cars than any kind of eco-friendly transportation, but the automaker is determined to change that perception: it just unveiled plans for its first-ever plug-in hybrid. The 2019...

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Mercedes shows off its EQC electric SUV prototype

Mercedes really, really wants you to know that its EQ electric cars will soon become a practical reality.

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Jeep ends Wrangler JK production after 12 years of success

After nearly 12 years on the market, Jeep has ended production of its wildly successful Wrangler JK model. The last vehicle, a white Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited, rolled off the assembly line at the Toledo, Ohio factory on Friday, months after its successor, the 2018 Wrangler JL, was first unveiled.

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Ford’s decision to kill most of its cars was inevitable

American drivers have made up their mind. Bigger is most certainly better and the Ford Motor Company has reacted. This week the automaker announced that over the next few years it would be phasing out all its cars (except for the iconic Mustang) in f...

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BMW releases a teaser for the iX3, its first all-electric SUV

BMW announced back in March that it's debuting a concept version of the iX3 at Auto China 2018 in Beijing. It's the automaker's first all-electric SUV, and it's also the first EV it's launching since it started producing the i3 back in 2013.

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Ford F-150 and Explorer recall: Almost 350k at rollaway risk

Ford has recalled nearly 350,000 of its most popular vehicles, after discovering a fault that could see the pickups and SUVs roll away – even if they’ve been put in park.

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2019 Cadillac XT4 first look: Compact crossover will open wallets

Cadillac’s SUV problem was a clear one: it just hasn’t had enough of them. Similarly, the 2019 Cadillac XT4’s importance to the automaker is equally clear. The two-row, five-seat luxury crossover is more attainable than the strongly-selling XT5 but just as distinctive.

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VW Atlas Tanoak pickup teases Honda Ridgeline rival

Volkswagen has brought a pickup truck concept to New York, with the Atlas Tanoak teasing just what the automaker could create if it thought there was a market for it. VW’s second Atlas-based concept of the week – the first being the Atlas Cross Sport Concept – the Atlas Tanoak is named after a Pacific Coast tree known for its … Continue reading

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Infiniti 2019 QX60 Limited and QX80 Limited get luxe SUV makeovers

The New York Auto Show may not be until next week, but Infiniti couldn’t resist spilling at least some of its announcements in advance.

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2019 VW Touareg adds tech but trims weight for luxe SUV

Volkswagen’s plushest SUV has been revamped, with the 2019 VW Touareg promising more tech, more style, and more power than before. Now in its third generation, the new Touareg gives over more of its dashboard to digital displays, but importantly also sheds a not-insignificant amount of weight, ahead of the Touareg Plug-In Hybrid. Outside, it’s slightly wider and longer than … Continue reading

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