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Saleen S1, Aria FXE, Aston Martin Vantage: Car News Headlines

Saleen is back with a new standalone sports car called the S1. The mid-engine marvel packs a 450-horsepower 4-cylinder and weighs just 2,685 pounds thanks to aluminum and carbon fiber construction. Another American firm, Aria Group, has unveiled a hybrid supercar with 1,150 horsepower. Right now it’s just a concept but production of 400 examples is...

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EPA rates 2017 Tesla Model 3 at 310 miles of range, now find one

Step aside, Chevrolet Bolt EV. There's a new king of the (sort of) affordable electric-car segment. Well, maybe the Bolt EV can stay right where it is for two main reasons. First, there are very few Model 3s on the road at this point due to Tesla's problems with "production hell." Second, no early buyers will see a price anywhere near the $35,000 Tesla has...

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New York approves self-driving car tests on public roads

Long an avid opponent of driverless cars, thanks to its law requiring drivers to keep one hand on the steering wheel at all times, the state of New York has approved the testing of autonomous vehicles on public roads. According to a report by the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, a new measure in...

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Buick may have accidentally confirmed V-6 power for next Regal GS

For those hoping for a 2018 Buick Regal with its engine cylinders arranged in a 'V' formation, it seems the brand will oblige with the next hopped-up GS variant. While the recently revealed 2018 Buick Regal Sportback and Regal TourX will arrive with 4-cylinder power only, the brand has apparently...

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Mercedes-AMG GT R will set well-heeled buyers back $157,995

At $157,995, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R is the newest ferocious car you can buy with a three-pointed star festooned to its snout. The German automaker announced pricing for the car in America on Thursday, which includes a mandatory $995 destination charge. All in, that puts it $12,000 above the GT...

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Meet the cars of ‘Fast and Furious 8’

You've likely seen the trailer for the eighth installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, The Fate of the Furious, and soon you'll be able to say you've seen the movie itself. Now we get to meet the cars that have roles in the movie. The guys from Might Car Mods were invited to L.A. to Dennis...

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Honda Civic Si and Civic Si Coupe revealed with 205 horsepower

The Civic Type R may be the top dog in Honda's 10th-generation Civic range, but the performance on offer from the latest Civic Si is certainly nothing to sneeze at. Honda has revealed its latest Civic Si and Civic Si Coupe ahead of the official debut at next week's 2017 New York auto...

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Subaru Outback revealed ahead of 2017 New York auto show

Hot on the heels of the reveal of the updated Legacy at February's 2017 Chicago auto show comes the reveal of the sedan's tougher, more capable cousin, the Outback. It's Subaru's most popular model and the latest version will be formally presented next week at the 2017 New...

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