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Mercedes-Benz Fossilizes Classic G-Class to Promote the Next-Gen Ute

Mercedes-Benz hears your cries that the G-Class hasn’t changed in decades and wants this installation at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan to drive that point home. The stunt, which makes a deliberate nod to “Jurassic Park” and real-life dinosaur and insect fossilization, is intended to speak to the unchanging DNA of the G-Class line even as ...

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2018 McLaren 570GT Gets New Sport Pack

The 2018 McLaren 570GT supercar gets a fancy new Sport Pack to bring it more in line with the 570S. Carbon-ceramic brake discs are now standard, but optional upgrades include the dynamic handling package for improved handling with several suspension modifications. “The McLaren Sports Series is already recognized for bringing the excitement and race-derived technology of a supercar to the ...

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2019 Ford Edge Goes ST, Gets Mid-Cycle Refresh

DETROIT, Michigan — In the Blue Oval’s hierarchy, sport/utility vehicles are second in importance to its pickup trucks, and so the Ford Edge goes into the 2019 model year with a major mid-cycle refresh and replacement of the Sport model with a new ST. “We’re going to take it up quite a bit,” says Jonathan Crocker, vehicle engineering manager of ...

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Things are Really Looking Up for Sunroofs

Rolls-Royce may offer a starlit headliner, but Harman is showing off a roof with different digital displays to match your mood. This is just one feature that the company is debuting at the Consumer Electronics Show this week. The “MoodRoof” was made with autonomous vehicles in mind. As we shift from driving ourselves to letting the car take over more of the time, ...

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Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class Caught for the First Time

Our spy photographers caught a new Mercedes-Benz crossover winter testing in Europe. And unless the camouflage is deceiving us, it receives a much boxier design than the GLA, GLC, and GLE. This vehicle is the Mercedes-Benz GLB, which will share a platform and engines with the new A-Class and B-Class. But looking at these photos, this vehicle looks a bit ...

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2017 Lexus RC F One Week Review

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — The chance to drive across the desert in a V-8-powered sports coupe was a too romantic of a premise to pass up—it reeked of Americana and freedom. I’d been tasked with driving to Nevada to cover the 2017 SEMA Show and the Koenigsegg Agera RS top speed attempt. This job called for a car comfortable enough ...

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Cadillac XT4 CUV Reportedly Going to Kansas City

The Cadillac XT4 is reportedly going to be built at General Motors’ Fairfax assembly plant in Kansas City, Kansas. Sources told Bloomberg that Cadillac has begun manufacturing prototypes from the Fairfax facility but the company hasn’t announced plans for production. When it arrives, the Cadillac XT4 will serve two purposes: getting more luxury buyers into Cadillac showrooms and making better use of ...

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2018 Chevrolet Traverse FWD Premier Quick Take Review

HOLLYWOOD, California—Sometimes we take new car technology for granted, but the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse is here to remind us how far we’ve traveled down the tech road. My good friend Arturo Rojas was visiting us from Peru recently. Rojas has taken us around his favorite eateries from Lima to Cuzco and we felt obliged to show him the best taco ...

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