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2019 Dodge Durango delivers SRT look for GT trim

Dodge is spreading some of the SRT love with its 2019 Durango, which sees the run-of-the-mill Durango GT receive some sporty looks inspired by the fire-breathing Durango SRT. The Durango GT could already be dressed up with the Rallye Appearance package introduced for 2018, but for 2019 it shares the aggressive front fascia as well as the LED fog lights you...

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Apple self-driving car details revealed in case against ex-employee

Apple has been keen to keep details about its self-driving car project under tight wraps, but a criminal case against an ex-employee has outed some specifics. A criminal complaint filed by Apple against Xiaolang Zhang, the ex-employee, on Monday details a few areas Apple has worked on. According to a Tuesday Reuters report, Apple's complaint includes...

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Waze now offering traffic data to US cities

Waze has helped many a motorist in recent years, but the app's data can now be used to help U.S. cities. The company announced on Tuesday that it is now leveraging its crowd-sourced traffic data to offer free alerts to all U.S. cities via its "Connected Citizens" program. Waze, which is owned by Google, is extending the data from its partnership with Esri...

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Travis Pastrana broke Evil Knievel’s records by landing three incredible jumps

Travis Patrana paid homage to Evel Knievel in the best way possible on Sunday night. The 34-year-old motocross icon, race car driver, and all-around daredevil performed three jumps in Las Vegas. Each one was modeled after a jump Knievel completed or attempted, and Pastrana went just a bit bigger on all three of them. Performed live for the History Channel...

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Drive off in a 2019 Ford Edge ST for $43,350

Ford's 335-horsepower Edge ST is speeding into showrooms with a starting price of $43,350, including destination. As Cars Direct posted on Friday, the new-for-2019 Edge ST is priced $1,585 higher than the Edge Sport it replaces, but for the extra dollars you get increased horsepower and more. The Edge ST comes with a 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 with 335...

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2018 Nissan GT-R, 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S, 2019 BMW X4: This Week’s Top Photos

Nissan's GT-R Track Edition may not be as fast as the Nismo model but it comes with a huge price advantage. We just drove the latest 2018 model to see what this son of Godzilla can do. BMW has just redesigned the X5, and if you're interested you'd better be willing to pay more. The latest 2019 model represents a $1,200 increase over the outgoing one, but...

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Waze’s incident reporting now available on Google Maps

One of Waze's best features has arrived on Google Maps: incident reporting. The function allows for drivers to notify others of incidents—like roadwork, crashes, traffic jams, police cars, and more—during their travels. The feature was only just spotted weeks ago in Google Maps and Google itself told The Verge in a report last Friday that the...

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Uber files patent for controversial tech to avoid unsafe areas, older cars

Uber may be gearing up for a new round of controversy due to a pending patent filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The ride-sharing company has filed a patent for a controversial new technology that could route riders out of unsafe areas, and even discriminate against drivers of older vehicles. According to Motor1, The patent was first...

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Here’s the new Toyota Supra heading to NASCAR next year

A week before our peek at the new Toyota Supra all the way in the U.K., race fans in America got their first look at the Toyota Supra heading to NASCAR. Toyota on Thursday took the wraps off its new Supra heading to a NASCAR Xfinity Series groove near you next season. The NASCAR Xfinity Series sits one step below the Monster Energy Cup Series in the NASCAR...

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