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Drive.ai self-driving taxi service starts trial in Texas

Silicon Valley-based Drive.ai has become the latest firm offering rides to the public in a self-driving car. Alphabet Inc.'s self-driving unit Waymo has been running its Early Riders trial in Phoenix, Arizona for several months and plans to start a commercial service later this year. Aptiv's nuTonomy has also been running a trial with its own self-driving...

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2019 Mercedes-Benz B-Class spy shots and video

Mercedes-Benz engineers are approaching the final stages of testing prototypes for a redesigned B-Class minivan. The car represents just one of eight body styles Mercedes plans for its new-generation compact car family, the first two members of which are the redesigned A-Class hatchback and new A-Class sedan. Others will include replacements for the CLA...

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Pagani Huayra L’Ultimo is 100th and final Huayra coupe

Pagani calls this it's final Huayra coupe. The nickname L'Ultimo has even been applied, which translates to "The Last" in Italian. Yes, this is the 100th Huayra built, and it's a tribute to Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton, who in a recent interview stated that Pagani's first car, the Zonda, is "terrible to drive." Miami-based luxury car dealer Brett...

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Bugatti reveals more of its Chiron-based Divo hypercar

Bugatti has a track-focused hypercar coming. It's called the Divo, and we'll see it for the first time on August 24 at the The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering in Monterey, California. A teaser video was uploaded to Bugatti's Facebook page on Friday and gives us a taste of the car's exhaust note as well as the taillights, which look to have adopted a similar...

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Las Vegas owner modifies Bugatti Veyron to rear-wheel drive, instantly does donuts

The original Bugatti Veyron remains an automotive masterpiece. It's capable of tremendous speed, but that's not what everyone finds thrilling behind the wheel. Some folks just want to do donuts and have silly fun. The problem with doing donuts in a Veyron is the standard all-wheel-drive system simply provides too much traction. To make donuts easy to do...

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Apollo claims its V-12 can produce 1,000 horsepower and rev to 11,000 rpm

Apollo is the latest player on the hypercar scene. Reborn from past supercar glory, its Intensa Emozione, or IE, is meant to be a return to a time when supercars were truly intimidating machines. A lot of that stems from the use of a 6.3-liter V-12 engine that produces 788 horsepower and revs to more than 9,000 rpm. But as Alex Goy from Carfection/Jalopnik...

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Lamborghini Aventador SVJ details surface

Lamborghini's new Aventador SVJ doesn't make its debut until next month's 2018 Monterey Car Week but details on the car are already starting to surface. On Thursday we learned that the car has set the new production car lap record at the Nürburgring, with Lamborghini tester Marco Mapelli managing a 6:44.97, or more than 2.0 seconds less than the...

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Jay Leno goes in-depth with a 1966 Lotus Cortina

It's built by Ford, but no one uses that name when referring to the first-generation Lotus Cortina. Between 1963 and 1966, Ford and Lotus cranked out over 3,300 of them, and Jay Leno's chief fabricator Jim Hall owns one of them. He's been restoring the car for years and is finally finished. Hall and his Cortina roll into the garage so Jay can check out the...

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Land Rover-based H5X concept to spawn Tata Harrier SUV in 2019

Tata's H5X concept unveiled in February will spawn a production model called the Harrier, Tata confirmed earlier this month. The small SUV will reach showrooms where the Indian brand operates in early 2019. The Harrier, like the H5X concept, will be based on a modified version of the D8 platform (also referred to as LR-MS) found in Land Rover's Discovery...

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