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"17 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In

The CT6 plug-in propulsion controls do a masterful job maximizing electric-range, and the hefty sedan is quick off the line with the electric motors pouring out torque rivaling the creamiest of big-displacement gasoline engines (see related story: Ca.....»»

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Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Makes Going Green Easy, Mostly

Test Drive The CT6 plug-in is delightful to drive, delivers outstanding fuel economy, and it’s as comfortable and connected as anything on the road. read more.....»»

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Smokers Can Get Burned at Trade-in Time, Firm Warns

Smoking’s two main drags on a vehicle’s value are physical damage to the interior and smell, something many smokers often are unaware of or think can be eliminated by using an air freshener, U.K. vehicle-data and valuation specialist HPI says......»»

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Honda’s Anna, OH, Plant Builds 25 Millionth Engine

The 25 millionth engine was a 1.5L turbo that will be installed in an all-new ’18 Accord, assembled 45 miles (72 km) to the east at the Marysville Auto Plant. read more.....»»

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Adelaide, Australia Gets 8-Station EV Charging Hub

The facility in the city’s Central Market Precinct has eight fast-charging stations, with another 11 due to be installed in the area by the end of October. read more.....»»

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Car-Shopping Activity Takes a Holiday of Sorts on Columbus Day Weekend

“In general, we see an increase in holiday-weekend shopping,” says James Grace, a senior director at Cox Automotive. read more.....»»

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NXP’s New Computing Platform Promises to Speed Vehicle Development

Still a year before its product-validation release, the new microprocessor appears to be a huge hit. Eight of the top 15 automakers around the world already have committed to using the technology in upcoming vehicles. read more.....»»

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Japanese Growing CUV Dominance in U.S.

In calendar 2012, General Motors, Ford and Chrysler accounted for 11 of the top 15 best-selling light trucks in the U.S. Through 2017’s first three quarters, the Detroit brands occupied nine of the top 15 slots. read more.....»»

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Safety Groups Urge U.K. Motorists to Insist on AEB

Thatcham Research CEO Peter Shaw says there’s an urgent need to change the consumer and fleet mindset around car safety, especially when autonomous emergency braking can cost as little as £200 ($269). read more.....»»

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Second Car Can Slash Fuel Savings, Researchers Say

A couple or family may drive a “gas-sipper” for most day-to-day tasks but also own a bigger “gas-guzzler” for taking road trips or ski trips, or going to the hardware store or other places where more space and power may be useful, the resea.....»»

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Three Ways to Court Modern Car Buyers

Kurt Olnhausen INDUSTRY VOICES Take customers from initial online research to final sale.....»»

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Kia Hires PSA Veteran to Lead China Design Team

Son, who has 30 years’ experience in the field, is expected to establish customized design-development processes for the Chinese market based on his experience as design head at PSA China. read more.....»»

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Mexico Truck Sales by Weight Class, September 2017

Mexico truck sales by weight class for September 2017. read more.....»»

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Alpha-Hungry Wall Street Stumbles Onto GM

Perhaps the stock got a final nudge the broader investment community needed, because GM has been laying down reason after reason for Wall Street to recognize the company’s value for nearly two years. read more.....»»

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Bridge Truck-Platooning Test Deemed "Flawless"

The four-truck platoon used a “leader-follower” strategy, with the lead commercial vehicle, in control of an actual driver, sending steering, acceleration and braking commands to those behind. read more.....»»

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Are You Sure You Really Want to Do That?

2017 Wards 10 Best UX Yes, voice assistant lady or man, I want you to set the destination I’ve requested and tell me how to get there. read more.....»»

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What to Do Before Disaster Strikes

Ken Ragsdale Car dealers should create a business-continuity plan to mitigate damages and losses. read more.....»»

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Mexico September LV Sales Second-Best

Mexico LV sales tumble to second place in September in aftermath of earthquakes. read more.....»»

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New Report Takes Detailed Look at Commercial-Vehicle Usage

WardsAuto Staff The new “Wards CV Utilization Report” goes in-depth into commercial vehicles to identify 28.5 million CVs in U.S. by size, use, industry, age and bra.....»»

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Canada Medium- and Heavy-Duty Trucks Post Strong Month in September

Class 8 sales rose 9.8% for a fourth straight monthly year-on-year gain. read more.....»»

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