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2019 BMW X4, 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63, Ares Mulsanne coupe: This Week’s Top Photos

BMW this week unveiled a redesigned X4, which the automaker is introducing for 2019. The quick replacement rate—the outgoing model was only introduced for 2015—is due to the X3, from which the X4 is derived, having just been redesigned itself for 2018. Prototypes for the next-generation, mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette have been spotted again. The...

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East Coast Defender rolls out Heritage Collection

East Coast Defender might be based in Florida, but the Land Rover modifier looks back on the brand's British history with its new Heritage Collection. The custom Defenders incorporate classic elements from the past with a few modern touches and the images shown so far certainly drip with English charm. Both D90 and D110 models will feature a rebuilt Rover...

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East Coast Defender rolls out Heritage Collection

East Coast Defender might be based in Florida, but the Land Rover modifier looks back on the brand's British history with its new Heritage Collection. The custom Defenders incorporate classic elements from the past with a few modern touches and the images shown so far certainly drip with English charm. Both D90 and D110 models will feature a rebuilt Rover...

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First interstate Hyperloop could run between Chicago and Cleveland

The highway slog between Cleveland and Chicago currently takes about five and a half hours by car, but a proposed Hyperloop ride could cut that journey to around 30 more relaxing minutes. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) signed an agreement with state transportation departments in Illinois and Ohio Thursday to begin a feasibility study for what...

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John Cena vs Ford, 2020 Chevy Corvette, 2020 Volvo V60: The Week In Reverse

The lawsuit between John Cena and Ford took an unexpected turn; the mid-engine 2020 Chevrolet Corvette was spied again; the new 2020 Volvo V60 made an early appearance online. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority. Ford previously filed a lawsuit against pro wrestler John Cena claiming he violated an agreement by selling his 2017 Ford GT...

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Vacuum company Dyson plans at least 3 electric cars

British household appliance company Dyson last fall confirmed it was working on an electric car for launch by 2020. No specifics were given at the time apart from a commitment from Dyson founder and chief engineer James Dyson to spend $2.7 billion on the project and build up a team of over 400 staff. The Financial Times (subscription required) has since...

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2019 Ford Focus leaked

A completely undisguised 2019 Ford Focus hatchback has been snapped during what looks to be an official photo shoot. The photo, from Hungarian website Vezess, shows a stylish design with proportions similar to a key rival overseas, the Opel Astra. Ford is expected to launch the new Focus soon, as the latest prototypes are wearing barely any camouflage gear...

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Ford Focus RS production ends April 6, 2018

There's a new generation of the Ford Focus just around the corner, and if past experience is anything to go by we likely won't see an RS version of the car until well into the product cycle. That means if you were considering buying a Focus RS, you had better act fast as the current model is set to cease production on April 6, 2018. Ford in the United...

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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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Waymo and Uber settle lawsuit over self-driving car technology

It's an abrupt end to what many felt would become a long legal battle in court. Waymo, Alphabet's self-driving car division, and ride-sharing company Uber have settled a lawsuit out of court, both companies announced last Friday. In the settlement, Uber agreed to pay Waymo $245 million. The trial had only begun last Monday and it could have ultimately...

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