From the category archives: Industry News and Events

Audi Renames Quattro Division

Every automaker has a performance division. BMW has M, Mercedes-Benz has AMG and Audi has been synonymous with Quattro. Founded in 1983, as a subsidiary of the brand, Quattro was responsible for handling Audi’s high performance builds. 

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Luxury Recap: 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

Last week, automakers gathered in sunny California for the Los Angeles Auto Show. One of the largest and hottest auto markets in the US, the Southern California show didn't disappoint. Both foreign and domestic brands took the chance to highlight both current and future vehicles, offering something for everyone. Below are some of the highlights from what looks to be another promising year for the industry.

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Volkswagen's Monumental Vehicle, Revealed

VW's newest vehicle is tasked with holding the weight of the automaker up. Can this new model do the job?

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2018 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG: Drift Mode?

All-wheel drive has become a critical component to many performance cars. Putting 603 horsepower to the pavement, without creating a smoke show requires it. However, powering all four wheels can take some of the fun out of driving the car at the limit.

The solution? Drift mode.

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Hyundai Sets Bullseye on Hot Hatches

The recipe for a hot hatch is simple:  Blend an economy-minded hatchback with the performance of a sports car. Manufacturers have been following this method for years and now one more models looks to be added to the list of giant killers.

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Toyota Already Working on FJ Cruiser Replacement

Discontinued in 2014, the Toyota FJ Cruiser filled a niche need for a purpose built off-road vehicle. Perhaps the only real competitor to the Jeep Wrangler, the FJ went relatively unchanged throughout its eight year run. Rather than refresh the iconic off-roader, it appears Toyota is ready develop its replacement. According to a recent post on Autoblog, the folks over at Toyota have registered a trademark on the “FT-4X” name.

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New BMW 5 Series Packs a Punch

Earlier this week, images of the redesigned 2017 BMW 5 Series raced across the Internet, a day ahead of the company’s scheduled reveal. Consequently, the German automaker has released specifications for the all-new luxury mid-size sedan.

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Mercedes-Benz Has a Solution to Germany’s Ban on Combustible Engines

The age of electric vehicles is upon us.

As the world looks for alternative fuel sources, it’s hard to beat the zero-emission capability of electricity. The Mercedes-Benz S550e is the latest vehicle to take advantage of the green technology, but it does so with a twist.

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Nissan Creates Autonomous Chair for People Waiting in Line

Nissan's intelligent mobility vision is all about product evolution. The project looks at how cars are powered, driven and integrated and aims to produce zero vehicle emissions and road fatalities. As part of the program, the automaker is releasing a series of innovations designed to bring the benefits to the daily lives of customers.

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McLaren Denies Purchase Rumor

The Internet lit up earlier this week as rumors of a possible sale of McLaren Automotive to Apple Incorporated made their rounds. The tech giant had reportedly been in talks with the British supercar maker for months and was on the verge of acquiring the company. 

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