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How Toyota channeled Lady Gaga to create new Prius

Nov. 27, 2015 06:01 CET
Shunsaku Kodama, chief designer of the next-generation Toyota Prius, embarked on a risky mission: Spice up Toyota's flagship hybrid so it's no longer...

Infiniti's new U.S. studio pens QX30 crossover

Nov. 27, 2015 06:01 CET
The QX30 compact cross-over that debuted at the auto show here is one of the early fruits of Infiniti's expanded global design team.

How Fiat translated the Miata into heavy Italian

Nov. 26, 2015 06:01 CET
The task seemed simple: Re-create the most popular Fiat ever sold in the U.S. for the 21st century.

GM's new wind tunnel aims to improve, quicken design work

10:42 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2015
General Motors has cited some impressive vitals on its redesigned 2016 models to show off the success of its weight-cutting strategy: The new Volt...

2017 Kia Cadenza looks sharper, more angular

10:49 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2015
Kia Motors unveiled today the exterior of the redesigned, sportier 2017 Cadenza luxury car, which will go on sale next year.

Honda Ridgeline ditches flying buttress profile

10:00 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2015
Honda's second-generation Ridgeline truck shed a few more layers of camouflage recently, as spy photographers snapped the upcoming pickup ahead of...

Land Rover Defender ends 70-year run ferrying farmers and royals

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2015
Production of the iconic Land Rover Defender will end early next year.


Technology upgrades zoom into small cars

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 23, 2015
High-end technology is quickly making its way into compact cars that were long conceived as cheap, basic transportation.