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 |  Dec 31 2013, 5:01 PM

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Henrik Fisker and the electric automaker’s former directors are being sued by Atlas Capital Management, an investor group that had purchased Fisker securities.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 4:08 PM

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Volvo has announced that its V60 wagon model will be priced from $36,215 when it arrives the U.S. early next year.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 3:02 PM

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Over half of Cadillac’s dealer network will sell the new ELR range-extended electric car after it begins arriving in showrooms next month.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 12:02 PM

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The U.S. auto industry is kicking back as 2013 draws to a close, if only for a brief moment, to revel in its best year since 2007. 

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 10:29 AM

RAM-Truck

Ram may have just shown off the future style of its 1500 pickup in a new TV commercial that aired during the last two regular season NFL games of 2013. 

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 10:02 AM

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Ford-Fusion-Aston-Martin-Main-ArtIntroduced in 2013, the redesigned Ford Fusion has wowed customers and industry pundits alike with its sexy styling. The Camry, Accord and Malibu aren’t even in the same league as this supermodel sedan.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 9:27 AM

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Nissan just released a teaser image of the “Sports Sedan Concept” slated to debut during the upcoming Detroit Auto Show next month.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 9:02 AM

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Commercial vehicle sales are expected to see a boom as the year comes to an end, thanks to an expiring tax deduction.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 8:32 AM

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Rumored earlier this year, the Mercedes-Benz GLC will be unveiled in 2016 as a 2017 model if all goes as planned.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 8:15 AM

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Former F1 driver Michael Schumacher continues to fight for his life today in hospital following an off-piste skiing accident on Sunday.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 7:36 AM

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Mercedes-Benz is expected to set a new production and sales record this year, its third year in a row for new records.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 9:15 PM

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The new 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class will be launching in North America shortly with C300 4Matic and C400 4Matic variants, but those looking for more performance will have to wait for the C63 AMG variant.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 8:45 PM

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Cadillac has launched a new micro-site for its 2015 Escalade, revealing more details on the upcoming SUV.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 5:31 PM

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The federal government and 15 automakers have announced a deal to extend research on advanced alcohol detection technology.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 5:01 PM

2013: Ford to become best-selling brand in the U.S. for fourth s

Ford is calling it a little early, predicting that it will be the best-selling brand in the United States in 2013.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 4:31 PM

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Thanks to all the end-of-the-year deals on new cars, buying used might not always be cheaper.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 4:01 PM

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Audi and Google are expected to announce a partnership next week at the Consumer Electronics Show that will see the two companies work together on next-generation infotainment systems.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 3:30 PM

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Ferrari has revealed some details concerning its new F1 powerplant that will produce 600 hp and wind up to 15,000 rpm.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 12:32 PM

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The much-hyped BMW and Toyota sports car collaboration is moving closer to being a reality according to a new report. 

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 11:09 AM

Michael Schumacher in der Motorsport Arena Oschersleben

Following a skiing accident Sunday morning, German Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher remains in critical condition in a coma.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 10:02 AM

Chevrolet Corvette Z06


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With the joys of 2013 behind us, its time to look ahead to what’s on the horizon for 2014. Here’s our list of cars we’re looking forward to seeing in 2014.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 10:02 AM

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Volvo is calling back almost 31,000 S60 compact cars equipped with five-cylinder engines because the vehicle might fail to alert drivers of low oil pressure.

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 |  Dec 30 2013, 9:02 AM

AutoGuide Action News


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As it tends to do around this time, the year is steadily drawing to a close; 2013 is dwindling like a tiki torch running out of citronella-scented oil. The last flickers are smoldering, but she burned brightly for 12 months so the end is not in vain.

Lots of important car news broke through the year as the industry continues to evolve and stabilize coming out of the devastating Great Recession. Capping the year, here are the Top 10 Automotive Stories from 2013.

 |  Dec 30 2013, 8:53 AM

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Set to officially debut during the upcoming Detroit Auto Show next month, Lexus’ new RC-F sports coupe hasn’t been officially shown in full.

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