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Tesla Motors Names Next Car "Model 3," Says It Will Follow Model X

Tesla Motors has confirmed the name for its upcoming BMW 3-series–sized electric sedan on Twitter. Drumroll (Twitter tweet?), please: The new model will be called the Model 3. The name is something of a surprise, given that Tesla’s current offering, the Model S, and its imminent crossover, the …

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895,000 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango SUVs Recalled

Chrysler is recalling roughly 895,000 model-year 2011-2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs to rewire the vanity mirror lights due to a fire risk.<p><b>The Problem:</b> The wiring for vanity mirror lights in certain Grand Cherokees and Durangos can short out if the mirror or headliner has been …

Elon Musk Donates $1M to Tesla Science Center

Elon Musk has graciously agreed to donate $1 million to a new Tesla science center that celebrates the life of inventor Nikola Tesla, and it’s all thanks to a funny little comic strip.<p>Matthew Inman, creator of the Web comic “The Oatmeal,” wrote a comic-like review of his Tesla Model S, and after …

The Continental: Opel's New Corsa, a 600-hp-Plus Audi RS6 Avant is Coming

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>Opel has launched the fifth-generation Corsa minicar in Europe. The …

2015 Ford Fusion Lose 1.6 EcoBoost and Manual Option

With the addition of the 1.5-liter EcoBoost I-4 in 2014, the automaker has finally phased out the 1.6-liter EcoBoost I-4 and six-speed manual option in the 2015 Ford Fusion sedan. Initially, the new 1.5-liter EcoBoost and six-speed automatic replaced the 1.6-liter EcoBoost and automatic, while the …

Tesla Model S Split in Two After High-Speed Pursuit

He's First Person to Die in a Tesla<p>A Tesla Model S crashed, split in two, and then caught fire following a high-speed pursuit on Friday in West Hollywood. The electric sedan was stolen from a Tesla service center, and was driven at speeds up to 100 mph on city streets before striking a light pole, …

We Hear: Bugatti Veyron Successor Could get a Hybrid

The follow up to the mighty Bugatti Veyron could sport a hybrid powertrain. Two sources from VW Group, Bugatti’s parent company, recently spoke to <i>Reuters</i> and shared a few bits of info regarding the Veyron’s successor.<p>The sources claim the car could come as early as 2015, though it’s not clear what …

9 Automakers Issue Recalls for Dangerous Airbags, NHTSA Investigating

The faulty Takata-sourced airbags recalled by Toyota last month reopened a rare supplier-side defect from 2013 that had affected 3.6 million cars from six automakers. In the interim and in response to an ongoing investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, three additional …

Johan de Nysschen Leaves Infiniti for Cadillac

Infiniti confirmed this morning that company president Johan de Nysschen resigned, and General Motors announced that he will become president of its Cadillac luxury brand.<p>Hong Kong-based Infiniti spokesman Stefan Weinmann confirmed this morning that de Nysschen resigned for “personal reasons” and a …

UAW Local 42 Union at VW Chattanooga Plant

Earlier this year, Volkswagen’s Chattanooga, Tenn. Plant rejected United Auto Workers representation, but it appears as though there’s been a change of heart. The UAW has announced Local 42 is the new local union providing representation for workers at the plant.<p>The union was organized by VW …

Chrysler Posts Challenger SRT Hellcat 1/4-Mile Time

Since Dodge officially announced that its supercharged 2015 Challenger SRT Hellcat would pack 707 earthshaking horsepower, just about the only things left to mystery are the car’s performance numbers. While we always gather our own numbers—and we’re <i>really</i> looking forward to strapping our test gear …

Fast & Furious 7 Filming Complete Opens April 3 2015

The last shot for Fast & Furious 7 has been completed, according to a post on the “Fast & Furious” franchise’s Facebook page. Likely to be the last installment of the series, “Fast & Furious 7” will open April 3, 2015. The highly anticipated film was delayed several months after lead actor Paul …

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe

The incorrigible 4C is late, loudmouthed, and lovable.<p>Thanks to our crack investigative staff, we have compelling new evidence to explain why it’s taken so long for the Alfa Romeo 4C to arrive in the United States.<p>Sure, there was the delay outlined so eloquently by one Mr. Sergio Marchionne to make …

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2013 Nissan NV200 Long-Term Update 8

18,465 Miles: New Wheels Lead To New Tire Wows<p>Our 2013 Nissan NV200 might be fully loaded but it still rides on black steel wheels with plastic hubcaps. Nissan currently doesn’t offer a wheel or tire option for the NV200 cargo van, so we contacted the pros at the Tire Rack to see if they could help …

Tiny-Car Maker Smart Has A Big Idea. Literally. Big.

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BMW and Mercedes to Collaborate on Wireless Charging Systems

BMW and Mercedes-Benz are collaborating to provide wireless charging for their next series (and classes) of electric cars. Under their R&D microscopes is a new magnetic-resonance charging system that eventually may replace wired Level 2 stations altogether. This system of weathered, sealed coils …

VW's 2017 Three-Row Crossover to Be Built in Tennessee

It was never really much of a mystery that Volkswagen planned to build its as-yet-unnamed and U.S.-specific mid-size SUV here in the U.S., at its Chattanooga, Tennessee, manufacturing facility. But there were quite a few twists and turns to the story, which is to be expected given the vast length …

2015 GMC Sierra 2500 HD Denali 4x4 Crew Cab

This might just be the world's longest vehicle name.<p>Not so long ago, heavy-duty pickups were agricultural workhorses with all the amenities of a covered wagon. While the segment’s continual one-upmanship ensures that each new iteration is larger, tougher, and more sophisticated than the heavy-duty …

2001 Mazda MX-5 Miata

It's the bestselling two-seat roadster ever, according to Guinness (the one with pages, not foam).<p>From the February 2001 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>Mazda didn't invent any new fun here. This is a wind-in-the-ears sports car according to the original formula; <i>over a half-million served worldwide</i> since the …

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