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The AutoGuide News Blog is your source for breaking stories from the auto industry. Delivering news immediately, the AutoGuide Blog is constantly updated with the latest information, photos and video from manufacturers, auto shows, the aftermarket and professional racing.
 |  Sep 25 2014, 8:39 AM


BMW’s newest executive is a strong sign that the company is about to get serious with all-wheel drive performance vehicles.

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 |  Jul 21 2014, 11:45 AM


Europe’s counterpart to the Chevrolet Volt is slated for discontinuation.

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 |  May 16 2014, 12:01 PM


Volkswagen is seeking to close the gap between launching products in Europe and the U.S. that left customers waiting an extra year to buy the seventh-generation Golf.

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 |  Mar 31 2014, 11:57 AM


Even people in the market for an economy car could end up driving something home with parts made of carbon fiber in the near future.  Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 27 2014, 10:09 AM

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA250

Mercedes’ new CLA-Class is finally being sold with the kind of capability that will make it viable for anyone in the country to own.

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 |  Feb 28 2014, 12:02 PM


“Oh no, we’re going to crash,” is one of the last things you hope to think before climbing into a Porsche 911, or any car for that matter.

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 |  Dec 04 2013, 6:15 PM


The introduction of the affordable and attractive Mercedes-Benz CLA has helped the German automaker widen the gap between its main competitor, BMW.

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 |  Dec 02 2013, 9:03 AM

audi q1

Crossovers may soon overtake sedans as the go-to means of personal transportation around the developed world and Audi is looking to stay at the forefront adding yet another utility vehicle to its ranks.

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 |  Dec 02 2013, 8:02 AM


It was almost impossible to ignore the snickering when MINI unveiled its third-generation Cooper and Cooper S during the L.A. Auto Show. A bigger MINI? 

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 |  Nov 26 2013, 9:31 AM

5 things you should know


So you’ve already read all there is to know about the new Porsche 911 Carrera 4S and its seven-speed manual transmission? We’d like to challenge that notion.

More than just a novelty, or an engineering trick to help the car meet fuel economy regulations, the car is amazingly executed, faster than you’d guess and we even discovered something we (or anyone else for that matter) have never mentioned about the car.

 |  Nov 25 2013, 8:32 AM


It’s expensive, unusual and apparently popular because the BMW i8 is sold out through 2014.

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 |  Nov 23 2013, 10:01 AM

2015 audi s3

Starting at under $30,000 the new Audi A3 is set to stir up the entry-level luxury segment, but those with a few extra dollars to spend will be able to upgrade to the high performance Audi S3.

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 |  Nov 22 2013, 3:01 PM

porsche macan blue

With the goal of making its sales chart as steep as a right angle, Porsche has unveiled its second SUV… and a more affordable one at that.

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 |  Nov 14 2013, 8:28 AM

aud a8 l Poltrona Frau

In partnership with Italian furniture designer Poltrona Frau, Audi has revealed a glimpse inside a new ultra-luxury special edition version of its A8 flagship sedan.

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 |  Oct 20 2013, 9:01 AM


BMW has released a teaser video of the car that will succeed the 1 Series, the appropriately named 2 Series.

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 |  Oct 19 2013, 1:37 PM


After the successful launch of its i3 electric car, BMW is already looking to expand the i brand with reports that an i5 model is already in the planning stage.

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 |  Sep 26 2013, 4:01 PM


BMW fanboys, you may want to take a seat. The German automaker known for building the world’s very best rear-wheel drive performance sedans is planning to offer a new entry-level four-door with wrong-wheel drive.

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 |  Sep 11 2013, 11:31 AM


The CLA might just be the hottest new luxury car on the market and what better way to build the machine’s prestige than by taking it racing.

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 |  Sep 10 2013, 11:59 AM

2015 audi a3 cabriolet

Audi is planning to offer a a top-down experience at a more affordable price with the debut of the A3 Cabriolet today at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Continue Reading…

 |  Sep 10 2013, 8:31 AM

bmw i8 production model

After many years in development the BMW i8 has finally been unveiled in full production trim, keeping its innovative plug-in hybrid engine and even much of the wild styling.

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 |  Sep 09 2013, 10:01 AM

porsche sport turismo concept

Looking to grow its sales to 200,000 units a year, German sports car manufacturer Porsche will debut as many as four all-new models in the coming years.

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 |  Sep 09 2013, 9:01 AM

2015 audi a3 cabriolet

More than a VW Eos but not quite a drop-top Audi A5, the very-new A3 Cabriolet will soon be on sale in North America.

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 |  Sep 03 2013, 4:01 PM


The BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe may sport four doors, but the German automaker is giving it the 4 Series coupe treatment, as we can see with the latest spy photos.

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 |  Jul 22 2013, 9:05 PM


The next-generation of BMW M models is currently undergoing track testing, as AutoGuide‘s spy photographers have caught both the new M3 sedan and M4 coupe in action.

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