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Kia hybrid crossover aims for Prius-like mpg

10:15 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2016
With gas prices under $2 a gallon, fewer people are hunting for hybrids. But they are clamoring for crossovers, which may give Kia Motors a leg up in launching its first dedicated hybrid.

Ram updates off-road offerings with freshened Power Wagon

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2016
Ram is updating back-country, heavy-duty offerings for 2017 with a freshened Power Wagon trim and expanded off-road packages across its three-quarter-ton pickup lineup.

Kia adds plug-in hybrid to Optima lineup

10:15 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2016
Kia today unveiled the 2017 Optima Hybrid and Optima PHEV alongside the Niro, the company's first dedicated hybrid nameplate.

Lower-priced Sprinter van targets plumbers, electricians

8:30 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2016
Mercedes-Benz Vans USA is introducing a new, lower-priced Sprinter commercial van model in a bid to win over more plumbers, electricians and other...

Ferrari retools FF four-seat grand tourer as GTC4Lusso

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 9, 2016
Ferrari is renaming its FF four-seat coupe as the GTC4Lusso and adding rear-wheel steering to boost the appeal of a model launched five years ago as...

GM: Others could use Chevy Volt's powertrain

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
The gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain General Motors uses in the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Volt could end up in competitors' vehicles.

Porsche: Diesel Macan in limbo for now

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Porsche North America boss Klaus Zellmer still wants to bring the diesel-powered Macan to the U.S.

Kia plans 1st sport sedan, sources say

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Kia Motors Corp. plans to launch its first sport sedan next year, sources told Reuters.

EV to use new VW platform

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Volkswagen will build a production version of its BUDD-e electric vehicle concept, a senior VW executive told Britain's Car magazine.

Nissan bolsters Sentra as gateway to the brand

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
Nissan says it spent three times as much as usual to give its 2016 Sentra compact sedan a midcycle freshening.

Suburban is the granddaddy of them all

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
When Land Rover built the last Defender off-roader on Jan. 29 at its Solihull plant in the U.K., it ended a production run spanning 68 years.

A rocky start, but, hey, at least it's fast

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 8, 2016
The much drooled-over 2017 Ford GT revealed a few technical issues at its very public debut - the 24-hour Rolex endurance race in Daytona Beach last...

TWO BY TWO

Volume sellers they are not, but two-door cars keep coming

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2016
A wave of coupes is appearing in showrooms and at auto shows this year, even though the segment is declining in popularity.

Chrysler readies Alloy Edition trims for 200, 300

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2016
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, looking to spark interest in two key Chrysler cars, plans special editions for the 200S and 300S that sport hints of...

Bentley preps fastback Bentayga

1:00 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 4, 2016
Bentley is hatching plans to introduce a sportier, coupelike version of the Bentayga, the brand’s first SUV.

1st generation will be the last for Cadillac ELR

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
The flashy - and pricey - Cadillac ELR plug-in hybrid coupe won't stick around for a second generation, Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen confirms.

Ford tests diesel-powered F-150

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
Ford may launch a diesel version of the F-150 pickup as early as next year.

New Discovery

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
The redesigned 2017 Land Rover Discovery will feature a rounder, more fluid design than its predecessor, the LR4, spy images of the luxury SUV show.

V-series variant unlikely for Caddy's top-end CT6

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2016
Cadillac has no plans for a V-series high-performance model of its new CT6 large sedan, brand boss Johan de Nysschen said.

Land Rover ends Defender output after nearly 70 years

8:37 am U.S. ET | Jan. 29, 2016
The last Land Rover Defender rolled off the production line, 68 years after output of the iconic offroader first began.

DeLorean to make comeback after Congress nixes red tape

1:04 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 29, 2016
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