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2019 Hyundai Santa Fe spy shots and video

Engineers from Hyundai have been spotted testing the next generation of the Santa Fe mid-size SUV. The prototype is for the redesigned version of the larger 3-row model, though it's a safe bet Hyundai is also at work on a redesigned version of the 2-row Santa Fe Sport. We've heard that Hyundai is mulling whether to revive the Veracruz name for the...

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Mystery mid-engine Honda revealed as Vision GT concept

The identity of the mysterious mid-engine Honda sports car that's been surfacing in patent drawings over the past two years has been determined. Sadly, the car isn't a concept previewing a potential S2000 successor, as many had hoped. Rather, it's Honda's entry for the Vision Gran Turismo program which challenges automotive design...

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The science behind Rolls-Royce’s oddball four-rotor diesel rotary engine

This is the strangest engine you've likely never heard about. Back in the late 1960s and early '70s, a number of automakers were experimenting with odd engine setups. Heck, that happens all the time, even today. This particular setup was quite odd, however, in that it was a diesel rotary. Making it odder still is that the automaker behind the madness was...

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Renault’s new self-driving obstacle avoidance technology matches pro drivers

Renault debuted its latest self-driving car on Tuesday. Based on the all-electric Zoe, it is named "Callie," and it is capable of matching the accident avoidance prowess of professional drivers. The self-driving Renault challenged pro drivers in sudden obstacle avoidance tests, and "Callie" performed just as well every single time. The French brand says the...

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA spy shots and video

Mercedes-Benz's updated 2018 GLA has only just gone on sale work on a successor is already well underway. The new GLA is expected to be unveiled in 2019, as a 2020 model, and our latest spy shots and video depict one of the car's first prototypes. It may look like one of the prototypes for the new A-Class hatchback set to be revealed in early...

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Honda shows CB4 Interceptor Concept with wind-powered generator

Honda arrived at the 2017 EICMA, or Milan Motorcycle Show, on Monday to debut two production motorcycles, the CB1000R and CB300R, but the Japanese bike maker had one last surprise for showgoers. Following the production bikes, Honda showed a follow-up to the 2015 CB4 Concept, the CB4 Interceptor Concept. The concept motorcycle, designed and built by Honda's...

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Technology puts paralyzed racer back in the driver’s seat

Sam Schmidt has changed my mind. I've been opposed to most of these so-called driver-assistance features that automakers and government bureaucrats have been adding to our vehicles. While I really like having a rear-view camera on my vehicle, I dislike such things as lane-change technology that fights against — literally changes steering-system...

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Watch Devel’s 12.3-Liter Quad-Turbo V-16 make 5,007 horsepower

When a new hypercar builder arrives on the scene, it's met with lots of skepticism and eye rolling. It's typically all warranted, though, as these cars promise insane speeds, crazier price tags, and an often imaginary waiting list. This is also usually accompanied by press release photos that are made up of Photoshop renderings. When Dubai-based Devel...

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Lamborghini gives us another look at the Urus SUV production line

Lamborghini is about to launch an SUV based on its Urus concept from 2012. The new SUV, which will keep the Urus name of the concept, will be unveiled on December 4 and should be on sale next year, as a 2019 model. Prototypes spotted in the wild reveal a design that closely adheres to the lines of the striking concept. Lamborghini has now given us a look at...

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2019 BMW Z4 spy shots and video

It was in 2011 that we first caught wind of BMW and Toyota's plans to jointly develop a "mid-size sports car platform" to spawn replacements for their respective Z4 and Supra models. Today we have new spy shots plus video of a prototype for the BMW which was previously thought to be called a Z5. BMW has since confirmed the car will be...

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