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Volvo Pondering Polestar-Tuned XC90 Variant

On: Tue, Nov 3, 2015 at 12:18PM | By: Carl Malek


Volvo Pondering Polestar-Tuned XC90 Variant test 1-1

With the recent launch of the updated Volvo XC90, Volvo has revealed that it is strongly considering a Polestar-tuned version to compete against rivals from BMW and Audi, while also allowing the XC90 to fully embrace its fun-loving side in what would be the Swedish firm's first formal entry into the growing performance SUV segment.


Audi Unveils Tweaked 2017 S4; Ditches Supercharger and Goes Turbo

On: Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 2:01PM | By: Carl Malek


Audi Unveils Tweaked 2017 S4; Ditches Supercharger and Goes Turbo test 1-1

Looking for a more powerful alternative to the understated Audi A4, but desire an alternate form of horsepower-generating technology? Then look no further than the 2017 Audi S4 which brings new technology and a swap in aspiration gear for the upcoming model year in a bid to not only be more fuel-efficient, it will be faster as well.


Jaguar Previews F-Pace Ahead of Frankfurt

On: Mon, Sep 14, 2015 at 9:43AM | By: Carl Malek


Jaguar Previews F-Pace Ahead of Frankfurt test 1-1

Following numerous teaser images and press releases, Jaguar has released a formal preview image of its upcoming F-Pace crossover ahead of its September 14th debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show.


FCA Celebrates Production Of One-Millionth Nine-Speed Transmission

On: Sat, Sep 12, 2015 at 8:57AM | By: Carl Malek


FCA Celebrates Production Of One-Millionth Nine-Speed Transmission test 1-1

The progress of Chrysler's class exclusive nine-speed TorqueFlite automatic gearbox has been a long and interesting saga. But FCA is celebrating a key milestone in the transmissions' journey the production of the one-millionth transmission unit at the firm's Tipton Transmission Plant in Tipton, Indiana.


 

Federal Officials Concerned Over Jeep Cherokee Hack

On: Mon, Jul 27, 2015 at 9:05AM | By: Carl Malek


Federal Officials Concerned Over Jeep Cherokee Hack test 1-1

A recently discovered glitch that allowed two hackers to remotely hack a Jeep Cherokee has gotten the attention and concern of federal officials due to the potential problems that could arise from cyber breaches in today's internet-connected automobiles.


Tesla Upgrades Model S, Adds "Ludicrous Mode" to Options List

On: Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 1:01PM | By: Carl Malek


Tesla Upgrades Model S, Adds "Ludicrous Mode" to Options List test 1-1

Tesla has unveiled several updates and revisions for the Model S electric sedan, however one particular update has been grabbing the world's attention—the formal unveiling of a new level of Tesla performance known appropriately enough as "Ludicrous Mode".


Mercedes Benz Ponders Viability of allroad-Fighting Station Wagon

On: Mon, Jul 20, 2015 at 2:46PM | By: Carl Malek


Mercedes Benz Ponders Viability of allroad-Fighting Station Wagon test 1-1

In a statement made recently, Mercedes Benz revealed that it is exploring the possibility of creating a high-riding off-road station wagon that will have its sights set on the sales niche that is currently occupied by Audi's range of allroad-branded vehicles.


Chevrolet Unveils 2016 Cruze

On: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 at 8:35AM | By: Carl Malek


Chevrolet Unveils 2016 Cruze test 1-1

With the current generation Chevrolet Cruze currently being overshadowed by recent unveilings by Honda and Toyota, Chevrolet has pulled the veil off the redesigned 2016 Cruze. The aim of the redesign is to inject some much needed style to the model while retaining many of the virtues that made it a smash hit with customers when it first came out.


Audi Unveils 2017 A4; Brings Less Weight, More Technology To A4 Lineup

On: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 at 2:07PM | By: Carl Malek


Audi Unveils 2017 A4; Brings Less Weight, More Technology To A4 Lineup test 1-1

With its rivals being updated or heavily revamped, Audi has followed suit and has unveiled the 2017 A4, which will formally introduce the world to the new technology and weight-saving features of the A4 model family at the upcoming Frankfurt Auto Show.


Nissan Unveils 2016 Maxima SR Midnight

On: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 at 12:16PM | By: Carl Malek


Nissan Unveils 2016 Maxima SR Midnight test 1-1

With the 2016 Nissan Maxima currently making its way into showrooms, the company has announced an all new Maxima SR Midnight Edition, which not only makes the Maxima much more sinister in appearance, it also highlights Nissan's sponsorship of the BET experience in Los Angeles, California.


Jaguar Unveils 2016 XJ Sedan; Host Of Interior Updates Highlights Modest Refresh

On: Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 10:19AM | By: Carl Malek


Jaguar Unveils 2016 XJ Sedan; Host Of Interior Updates Highlights Modest Refresh test 1-1

With the majority of its competition being either heavily revamped or all-new, Jaguar has followed suit and has unveiled the updated 2016 Jaguar XJ sedan, a car that aims to continue its assault against rivals from BMW, Mercedes Benz, and Lexus while bringing much needed features and some new ones to the XJ model family.