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BMW iNext Set to Make 2021 Debut

Tags: Electric Cars, New Model, Records

By Tim Charlet on September 20, 2018

BMW is set to introduce a new electric-powered crossover in 2021 – and they are calling it the Vision iNext. The newest entrant to the EV crossover segment is the first use of a brand-new vehicle platform.

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Introducing VinFast, Vietnam’s First Consumer Cars

Tags: Auto industry , Auto Shows, New Model, Reveal

By Tim Charlet on September 19, 2018

Vietnam is set to debut VinFast, the country’s first consumer car manufacturer featuring two new entrants at the upcoming 2018 Paris Motor Show. While several manufacturers have bailed out on the show for cost or personal gatherings reasons, the Vietnam-based VinFast brand is expected to raise quite a few eyebrows.

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Mercedes-Benz Concept Vision EQ Silver Arrow

Tags: Concept Cars, New Model, Reveal

By Tim Charlet on September 17, 2018

The new EQ Mercedes-Benz concept car is made from carbon fiber with an alubeam silver coating that replicates the Silver Arrow color from the famous 1937 W 125 Grand Prix. The seamless design is enhanced by lighting stripes that are embedded on the side skirts, which leads to a pair of extendible-spoilers that also act as air brakes.

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Hyundai’s Elite Genesis Essentia Headed into Production

Tags: Breaking News, New Model, Reveal

By Tim Charlet on September 14, 2018

Genesis turned the New York Auto Show on its head by debuting the Essentia, a beautiful and upscale electric coupe with a curvy carbon fiber body that features butterfly doors. While most concept vehicles never break through to reality, the announcement that the Genesis Essentia is headed to production with expected arrival in mid-2020.

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Mercedes-Benz EQC Breaks Through with 200 Mile Charge Range

Tags: Breaking News, Electric Cars, New Model, Reveal, SUV

By Tim Charlet on September 13, 2018

Mercedes-Benz has entered the ultra-sheek electric-powered luxury car market with the recent debut of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4Matic. Expected to arrive to US dealerships in late 2019, this all-electric SUV’s motors are expected to belt out up to 402 horsepower with an estimated range of 200 miles on a single charge.

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Europe Volvo's First Three-Cylinder Engine Debuts in XC40

Tags: Breaking News, Engine, New Model, Specs

By Tim Charlet on September 5, 2018

Volvo’s European division has introduced a new engine platform for the XC40 that gets smaller – yet more efficient. The company’s first three-cylinder gasoline-powered engine is poised to make its debut in the XC40 premium small SUV in the UK market later this year.

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Russia Enters the EV Race with the Kalashnikov CV-1

Tags: Concept Cars, Electric Cars, New Model, Technology

By Tony Franklin on August 31, 2018

Tesla has competition from all over the world in their goal to make electric vehicles a practical reality. Recently, Kalashnikov, a military equipment firm in Russia unveiled a prototype for an electric car they are calling the CV-1.

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Reviewing Nissan’s Latest Armada Mountain Patrol

Tags: New Model, Reviews, SUV

By Tim Charlet on August 30, 2018

While Nissan departed from the off-road specific segment in 2013, recently the automotive giant has been creating special concept or one-off truck builds. Their latest achievement is the Armada Mountain Patrol, a 2018 Nissan Armada that has been overhauled for outdoor adventures.

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