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Car review: Dacia Duster SCe 115 4x2

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Dacia has changed every single part of its new, second-generation Duster SUV. But somehow it …

Lifestyle (UK)

Mini electric car teased for the first time, launches in 2019

Next year Mini will launch its first production electric car, and two teaser images released today give us our first impression of what it will look like. Interestingly, the wheel design bears a close resemblance to those featured on the Mini Electric Concept shown at last year's Frankfurt Motor …

Tech Trends

Skoda planning range of hot all-electric eRS models

News 19 Jul, 2018 Styling additions and better handling will mark out new Skoda eRS models, and our exclusive images preview how the first model …

Electric Vehicles

Kia Proceed Shooting Brake spied

A prototype believed to be the Kia Proceed GT Shooting Brake has been spied this week during development testing, indicating a production version of …

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Former Audi executive Hatz to be released from custody: prosecutor

MUNICH (Reuters) - Former Audi <NSUG.DE> executive Wolfgang Hatz will be released from custody on bail of 3 million euros ($3.5 million), a spokesman for the Munich public prosecutors office said.<p>Hatz, former research and development chief at Porsche and former head of powertrain development at …

Business

rivaling i4 to arrive 2020 with 700-km range

BMW confirmed it will build an i4 four-door coupe by 2020 to take on Tesla‘s Model 3, though with a much greater range topping out at between 550 km …

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German car parts maker IFA Rotorion put up for sale - sources

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German car parts maker IFA Rotorion has been put up for sale by its family owners in a potential 500 million euro (440.7 million pounds) deal, two people close to the matter said.<p>FILE PHOTO: Workers carry a table at the booth of IFA Rotorion company producing driveshafts …

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Daimler says large part of recall cars already slated for updates

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A large part of vehicles that Daimler has to recall over unauthorized software defeat devices were already slated to undergo voluntary service measures, a Daimler spokesman said on Tuesday.<p>Germany's Transport Ministry said on Monday that 774,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles in …

Environment

Germany to determine number of Daimler cars fitted with defeat devices: ministry

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer will try to establish during a meeting on Monday with Daimler Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche how many Mercedes diesel models were possibly fitted with devices to cheat emissions tests, a spokesman said.<p>The transport ministry spokesman …

Environment

You Can Thank America For the Continued Existence of Stick-Shift Porsches

The Chief Operating Officer of Porsche Cars North America calls the continuation of the manual transmission "a U.S.-led proposition."<p>The biggest news from Porsche at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show was the 911 GT3 Touring Package, a special-edition GT3 with no rear wing and, crucially, a manual …

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Volkswagen to recall 411,000 cars over rear seatbelt problem

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A Volkswagen Polo is seen at the Volkswagen booth during the Frankfurt Motor Show in Frankfurt<p>BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - …

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Ex-Volkswagen Boss Indicted in Emissions Scandal

A federal grand jury in Detroit has indicted former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn with conspiracy and wire fraud in the car builder's scheme to …

Autos

BMW to pare back presence at 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show

This follows BMW's plans to skip the 2019 Detroit Auto Show<p>BMW recently announced its intention to skip next year's North American International Auto Show in Detroit, issuing a statement about re-evaluating its trade-show strategy that amounted to the age-old "It's not you, it's me." Only this time …

Auto Shows

BMW Reducing Frankfurt Motor Show Presence In Place Of Tech Expos

Geneva and Paris could fall victim to the same cost-cutting measures.<p>As auto shows become less of a to-do than ever – more companies are opting to …

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Cars and watches: Sportlighting timepieces

On the case back of Paul Newman’s Rolex Daytona were inscribed the words: Drive carefully me. A gift from his actor wife, Joanne Woodward, it was …

Watches

International Auto Show News, Photos and Videos

Geneva Motor Show<p>Sneak previews and live coverage straight from the Geneva Motor Show with thousands of photos of new vehicles and concept car debuts.<p>…

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Mini Unveils Classic Cooper With Electric Power For New York

We don't know anything about what actually powers it, but the pictures are great.<p>We knew something was up when Mini dropped a teaser yesterday …

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10 Coolest VW Pickups Throughout History

Prev<p>211Next<p>1950 VW Type 2 Pickup<p>The first-generation of the iconic VW Type 2 bus was built from 1950 to 1967 in the U.S., and though it may have been …

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BMW i4 electric saloon is on the way to rival Model S

It'll be one of many new electric cars from Munich.<p>BMW is a brand at the forefront of the electric car revolution thanks to its i-range of cars. That …

Autos

BMW’s Tesla Model 3-rivaling i4 to arrive 2020 with 700-km range

BMW confirmed it will build an i4 four-door coupe by 2020 to take on Tesla‘s Model 3, though with a much greater range topping out at between 550 km …

Autos (Canada)

BMW To Unveil "Number Of Pure Electric" Concepts This Year

While we’re patiently waiting for hot products such as the M2 Competition and the new 3 Series, BMW just announced during its annual press conference …

Electric Vehicles

BMW To Unveil Several Pure Electric Concepts This Year

One of them will preview the iX3, a zero-emissions version of the X3 crossover.<p>While we’re patiently waiting for hot products such as the M2 …

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Porsche Publishes Revealing Teaser Of 2020 Mission E Prototypes

The production version of the electric sedan will look quite a bit like the concept.<p>The debut of the Porsche Mission E in production guise is still a …

Electric Vehicles

Audi Q8 Confirmed For June Reveal

The stylish SUV will look a lot like the concept.<p>During Audi's annual press conference, Board of Management member Peter Mertens officially confirmed …

Innovation

BMW Confirms i Vision Dynamics Will Become 373-Mile Electric i4

Last year, during the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, Bayerische Motoren Werke, or Bavarian Motor Works, promised the i Vision Dynamics concept …

Autos

Honda intends to actually put its retro Urban EV concept on sale in 2019

Honda’s adorable little Urban EV Concept stole hearts at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, and at the Geneva Motor Show this week, the automaker confirmed that it’s making a production version of the car, with a target street date of late 2019 for the cute little guy, though it’ll be a European …

Electric Vehicles

BMW Officially Confirms I Vision Dynamics Will Become The i4 EV

The vehicle will be manufactured in Munich.<p>Last year, during the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, Bayerische Motoren Werke, or Bavarian Motor …

Tesla Model S

Mercedes Releases Image Of EQC Fully Electric Crossover [UPDATE]

We get a look at the GLC F-Cell as well.<p><i>[UPDATE, March 5] Our spies have sent us a video (attached above) with a prototype undergoing testing in a</i> …

Frankfurt Motor Show

Facebook says finds no new evidence Russia interfered in Brexit referendum

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO - A Facebook logo is pictured at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt<p>(Reuters) - Facebook Inc (O:FB) has told a British …

Robert Mueller

Volkswagen confirms production-spec T-Roc convertible SUV

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