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Detroit 3 to skip connected car-themed Tokyo show

This year's Tokyo Motor Show is positioning itself as a connected car showcase of trends "beyond the motor," but the futuristic theme isn't enough to draw the Detroit 3.

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Mercedes' next CLA gets sportier, fastback design

To distinguish Mercedes-Benz's next-generation CLA from the redesigned A-class sedan ...

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Hyundai shows twin headlights on Kona

The upcoming Hyundai Kona will get "twin headlamps" with running lights positioned ...

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Shark noses, bobtails and windswept: What people think of Mercedes Concept A Sedan

Crossovers and SUVs might be selling in droves from China to the U.S., but Mercedes- ...

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Detroit 3 to skip connected car-themed Tokyo show

This year's Tokyo Motor Show is positioning itself as a connected car showcase of trends "beyond the motor," but the futuristic theme isn't enough to draw the Detroit 3.

Dodge puts a price tag on 2018 Challenger SRT Demon

Get your pocketbooks ready. After lots of speculation, pricing on the Dodge Demon will start at $86,090 with the destination charge and a gas guzzler tax.

Mercedes' next CLA gets sportier, fastback design

To distinguish Mercedes-Benz's next-generation CLA from the redesigned A-class sedan due next year, the CLA will get fastback styling said to resemble the four-door Mercedes-AMG GT concept unveiled

Hyundai shows twin headlights on Kona

The upcoming Hyundai Kona will get "twin headlamps" with running lights positioned above the main lights as Hyundai looks to set its entry apart from an increasingly crowded field.

Shark noses, bobtails and windswept: What people think of Mercedes Concept A Sedan

Crossovers and SUVs might be selling in droves from China to the U.S., but Mercedes-Benz is still experimenting with cars, as seen with the Concept A Sedan. Here's what some journalists are saying

FNR-X concept spotlights Chevy's new technology

Chevrolet's Chinese FNR-X crossover shows off new elements that will appear in production vehicles.

Detroit auto show to open mobility showcase to public

The North American International Auto Show plans to expand its mobility and technology showcase, Automobili-D, to the public next year with a focus on talent recruitment.

Is the world ready for an electric MG?

MG, the former British automaker once known in the U.S. for its affordable sports cars, is not only alive and well, it's reportedly about to introduce something far more advanced than the last car

Mercedes hints at new styling with Concept A Sedan

Mercedes-Benz's Concept A Sedan previews a new design language for the brand and hints at another model in its compact-car range.

Toyota concept's got the look

Toyota's FT-4X concept, a compact crossover introduced at the New York auto show this month, is packed with funky features and daring design cues aimed at millennials with a taste for the great

Lexus updates 2018 NX to keep pace with German rivals

The 2018 NX will have a more aerodynamic look, with handling tweaks to deliver sharper performance and a smoother ride, among other changes.

Toyota to take Mirai for a spin in China

Toyota will test the waters in China for its hydrogen fuel cell Mirai.

VW betting on I.D. CROZZ to boost EV volume

Volkswagen believes its new I.D. CROZZ crossover will deliver a sizeable share of the 1 million electric vehicles a year it hopes to sell.

Jeep finds green groove with 7-seat, plug-in hybrid SUV concept

Jeep is flexing its green and connectivity chops at the Shanghai auto show with a luxury seven-seat plug-in hybrid SUV that could herald a new flagship for China, a key market for the Fiat Chrysler

China's luxury market to grow to 3M a year, Audi, Mercedes predict

China's premium market will grow to about three million cars a year, Audi and Mercedes executives predicted. Audi is China's best-selling luxury brand but is losing ground to Mercedes.

Mercedes hints at new styling with sedan concept

Mercedes said its Concept A Sedan hints at another model in its compact-car range. The concept also previews a new styling direction for the brand with fewer lines and more rounded surfaces, design

China lands Chevy Volt in a Buick wrapper

Buick offers far more models in China than it does in the U.S., and analysts predicted a Buick version of the Chevrolet Volt would be offered in the Middle Kingdom before the second-generation model

China lands Chevy Volt in a Buick wrapper

Buick offers far more models in China than it does in the U.S., and analysts predicted a Buick version of the Chevrolet Volt would be offered in the Middle Kingdom before the second-generation model

China's numerous green-car startups to dwindle to 2-3 in 5 years, exec says

Of dozens of startup electric car makers in China, only two or three will be around in five years' time, the chief of Nio told Reuters on Thursday.

Foreign automakers embrace China as EV development hub

China's crackdown on vehicle pollution will turn the world's largest auto market into a hub for cutting edge electric car technologies previously exported from Europe and the U.S.

Audi electric sedan previews Jaguar I-Pace fighter

Audi said it will launch a production version of E-tron Sportback electric sedan, which debuted in Shanghai, in 2019.

VW sees I.D. electric crossover as key to boosting EV sales

Volkswagen's CROZZ concept previews a full electric crossover that will be the third member of the brand's new family of purpose-built full-electric cars.

Soft-roaders, mashups and beacons: Toyota's FT-4X and what people are saying

Toyota's FT-4X checks the boxes of features aimed at millennials and their outdoor-focused adventures. Here's what people are saying about the subcompact crossover concept:

Mercedes re-engineers S class, adds new engines for 2018

The Mercedes-Benz S-class sedan will get a six-cylinder engine with the introduction of the new S450 in the U.S. this fall. It's part of a new range of engines for the S class, which is being re-

Genesis GV80 Concept: What people are saying

Genesis' GV80 Concept teases the first of two crossovers the luxury brand has promised by 2020. Once it reaches production, with a market launch sometime in 2018, the vehicle is expected to be a

Toyota to bring Mirai hydrogen fuel cell sedan to China

Toyota will begin testing the Mirai hydrogen fuel cell sedan in China in October to assess the market for fuel cell cars and promote the futuristic technology.

Brassy in the Big Apple

Nobody ever succeeded in New York by being modest. These concepts and production models show the variety and audacity of some of the New York show's best.

Sleeker Buick Enclave adds Avenir subbrand

The Buick Enclave undergoes a dramatic transformation for 2018, including a lower profile.

What to do about cars?

Behind the scenes at the New York auto show, industry executives were grappling with questions about cars. How low will their market share go, amid hot crossovers and SUVs? How to reignite the appeal

Lincoln hopes Navigator can regain its glory

Lincoln expects the redesigned 2018 Navigator, which goes on sale this fall, to recapture the nameplate's now-faded prominence in a growing segment.

Lynk & CO promises lifetime warranties, free connectivity as sedan concept debuts

Lynk & CO lifted the wraps on a new sedan concept ahead of the Shanghai auto show, saying the upstart brand will offer lifetime warranties and free connectivity as a standard feature.

Hits, misses from the show that never sleeps

A month ago, the word on the street was that "New York looks light this year." "Nothing's happening this year," the wise guys said. "Nobody's going." And of course, they were wrong.

Outback snags some love, too

Most of the attention Subaru garnered at the New York auto show last week went to its Ascent concept and redesigned Crosstrek. But no less significant was a freshened 2018 Outback.

Genesis boss: Fuel cells where we're headed

Genesis' brand boss believes the industry ultimately will shift to fuel cell powertrains. Not everyone agrees.

Strong prospects for AMG GLCs

Mercedes expects demand for high-performance crossovers to power sales of its top-of-the-line AMG GLC models.

The new face of AMG

Mercedes will give AMG's high-performance part of the lineup a new signature face inspired by its racing heritage.

Mercedes' redesigned G class stays boxy

The venerable G class will be new inside and out after a coming redesign, Mercedes design chief Gorden Wagener confirms. But as for its iconic boxy shape...

Dodge Demon: Devilishly clever or evil incarnate?

The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, unveiled at the New York auto show, traded in the performance brand's halo for horns with performance numbers normally associated with much more expensive brands.

Toyota FT-4X designed to be 'doable'

Toyota's rollout of the cheery but rugged FT-4X concept crossover is more of a trial balloon than an esoteric design project.

SUVs, crossovers and green wheels share Big Apple spotlight

Another wave of new and redesigned SUVs and crossovers are sharing the spotlight at the New York auto show, boosted by low U.S. gasoline prices and increasing consumer demand, but automakers are also

Koenigsegg strikes monster throttle with 1,360-hp Agera RS1

Sweden's Koenigsegg plans a limited run, including U.S. sales, of the 1,360-hp, V-8 supercar christened "RS1" by the father-son duo who commissioned it.

Kia packs 2018 Rio with more tech

When the fourth-generation Kia Rio arrives at U.S. dealerships this year, customers will find sharper styling and more available tech features on the subcompact.

Genesis readies first crossover with fuel cell concept

Hyundai's Genesis luxury brand is affirming its belief in hydrogen fuel cell vehicles as a pillar of its zero-emissions strategy with an early concept of the brand's first crossover.

Toyota's FT-4X concept is a rugged rolling toolbox

Toyota is hinting at plans to market an all-wheel-drive vehicle that's more rugged than the typical subcompact crossover but not as hardcore as the larger, body-on-frame FJ Cruiser that was dropped

Lincoln's 2018 Navigator lighter, faster and more spacious

Ford's Lincoln Navigator has been redesigned and re-engineered to be lighter, faster, more spacious and more luxurious to help the brand recapture lost ground in the profitable full-size luxury SUV

SHOW NOTES: Honda Clarity family grows

Honda's Clarity family is expanding with the introduction of the all-new Clarity Plug-in Hybrid and Clarity Electric on Wednesday. They join the Clarity Fuel Cell, which went on sale in ...

VW sets first electric crossover for Shanghai

VW released teaser images of a full-electric crossover concept that its core brand will present at the Shanghai auto show next week. The model will challenge Tesla's Model X as VW gears up to roll

Jaguar slots 4-cylinder turbo motor in new entry-level F-Type

Jaguar is slotting a new 296-hp, 2.0-liter turbocharged motor in the F-Type for 2018 that marks the first time since before World War II that the famed British brand has equipped a sports cars with a

Acura adds A Spec trim to freshened TLX

Acura is doubling down on its sedan-based reinvention with the release of the 2018 TLX. The freshening of Acura's midsize sedan is aimed at juicing consumer interest in the car and the brand amid

SHOW NOTES: Top honors for Jaguar

Jaguar Land Rover CEO Ralf Speth accepts the award for the 2017 World Car of the Year for the Jaguar F-Pace crossover at the New York International Auto Show on Wednesday.

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