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2019 Nissan Altima to debut at 2018 New York auto show

There's a new Nissan Altima coming for the 2019 model year, and it debuts on March 28 at the 2018 New York International Auto Show. The car represents the sixth generation for the Altima nameplate and a core pillar of Nissan's sales strategy here in the United States. The last time the Altima was redesigned was for 2013. Demand for sedans may be on the wane...

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2018 Volkswagen Touareg to debut on March 23 in Beijing

Volkswagen has locked in the reveal date for its third-generation Touareg, which we'll straight up tell you isn't coming to the United States. The covers will come off the new mid-size SUV on March 23 in Beijing, China. The formal debut will likely take place at the Beijing auto show scheduled for the following month. In the lead up, VW has released a...

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McLaren Senna, New Stratos, 2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro: This Week’s Top Photos

McLaren's latest supercar is the stripped-out track special known as the Senna. Only 500 will be built and all are accounted for. This week we saw the 789-horsepower beast in a new baby blue color and learned all the juicy specs. We headed to South Africa to test the 2019 Audi A7. Right now there's only the standard A7, which comes with a 340-horsepower...

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2019 Ford Ranger Raptor, 2019 Audi A7, 2019 Jaguar E-Pace: The Week In Reverse

Ford unveiled the 2019 Ranger Raptor; we drove the 2019 Audi A7; and slide behind the wheel of the 2019 Jaguar E-Pace. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority. The 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor became official this week as the Blue Oval took the wraps off of a baby Raptor. Like its larger sibling, the F-150 Raptor, the Ranger Raptor features...

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2018 Fiat 500 goes all-turbo, all the time

To put a little more pep in the 2018 Fiat 500 lineup's step, the Italian announced Thursday at the Chicago auto show that it is making a more powerful turbocharged engine standard equipment. The new 1.4-liter turbo-4 engine represents a 33 percent increase in horsepower over last year's non-turbo engine. For 2019, the Fiat 500 delivers 135 hp and 150...

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Watch smuggled cars get crushed in the Philippines

The condemnation area is not a place you want to see your prized vehicle parked. That's because it means it's about to be crushed under orders of the Philippine government. That's precisely what happened to a number of cars and trucks owned by folks who didn't feel like paying the required taxes and instead smuggled their vehicles into the country...

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2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday revealed a redesigned Sprinter van and confirmed it for sale later this year, as a 2019 model. The design has trodden down a high-tech path, which Mercedes says will lead to simpler fleet controlling and optimized communications between fleet manager and driver. Key to this are new levels of connectivity plus new telematic systems...

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Here are the top car ads from Super Bowl LII

Super Bowl LII saw the Philadelphia Eagles overthrow the New England Patriots in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Sunday, 41 to 33. But it also saw a number of car ads, including a record five from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. We'll remind you that the cost of a 30-second spot during the Big Game ranges into the millions. Here you'll find some of the more memorable...

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2019 Infiniti QX50, 2020 Cadillac CT5, 2018 Subaru BRZ tS: The Week In Reverse

We slid behind the wheel of the 2019 Infiniti QX50; spotted the new 2020 Cadillac CT5; and experienced the 2018 Subaru BRZ tS. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at 'Motor Authority.' We had our first seat time in the new 2019 Infiniti QX50 and found its innovative engine to be a gem, its interior to be punching above its price point, and its infotainment...

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