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2019 Jeep Cherokee video preview

Don't call it a mistake but a mulligan. The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is the brand's second take. Jeep had a simple brief with the new Cherokee, with designer Mark Allen telling us that his team didn't want to take all the weirdness out of it. The result is a blend of the Cherokee's polarizing design with the much more attractive looks of the...

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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLB spy shots

The first prototype for a new Mercedes-Benz compact crossover SUV expected to be called the GLB has been spotted. Mercedes already competes in the space with the GLA but the GLB will be a larger, more rugged offering with styling influenced by the iconic G-Class. The Ener-G-Force concept unveiled at the 2012 Los Angeles auto show hints at what's to...

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China’s GAC returns to Detroit auto show with GA4 sedan, Enverge concept

Chinese automaker GAC Motor returned to the North American International Auto Show in Detroit for the fourth time and brought with it three new vehicles, including an electric concept the automaker says is aimed at younger buyers. The state-owned company, which operates the Gonow and Trumpchi brands, confirmed in November plans to enter the United States by...

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Full-size Kia SUV based on Telluride concept in the works

It wasn't long ago that Kia had a large, rugged SUV in its lineup. The vehicle was called the Borrego (a Mohave in other markets), and was offered for only a couple of years before finally being dropped in 2010. The vehicle had simply fallen victim to the twin effects of the global financial crisis and high gas prices. Now, the Borrego, or at least a...

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Land Rover Defender V-8 conversion marks 70th anniversary

It was 70 years ago that the Rover company introduced the first Land Rover. The vehicle stayed in production right through to the 1980s when it was replaced by the Defender, which itself finally ceased production in 2016. Land Rover is expected to celebrate the historic run by revealing a redesigned Defender at the end of the year, but there will also be a...

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2019 Jeep Cherokee makeover reveals prettier face, turbocharged power

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is a course correct for the iconic off-road brand, softening the polarizing style introduced in 2014 for something more in line with the brand's other offerings. In refreshing the crossover, Jeep design boss Mark Allen told Motor Authority his team “didn't want to take all the weirdness out of Cherokee,” adding...

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BMW iNext concept coming this year

BMW has dropped multiple hints over the past year about a new technological flagship code-named the iNext. Due in 2021, the vehicle will be powered by batteries, feature a self-driving system robust enough to let you sleep behind the wheel at times, and be built at BMW's main plant in Dingolfing, Germany. Speaking with Auto Express, a senior executive from...

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2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV spy shots

The first prototype for Mercedes-Benz's electric SUV based on the Generation EQ concept from the 2016 Paris auto show has been spotted. Earlier test mules had been using the makeshift body of a GLC Coupe to hide the new mechanicals, but now we finally get to see the true shape of Mercedes' first volume electric car. Due in showrooms in 2019, the...

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2018 BMW X2 priced from $39,395

The 2018 BMW X2 made its debut at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit and will follow up with a showroom appearance in the spring. According to order guides obtained by Cars Direct, pricing for the X2 will start at $39,395, including destination. That, as the name already infers, puts the X2 smack in the middle of the X1, which starts...

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