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 |  Jun 03 2014, 9:41 AM

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Toyota’s struggling Scion brand will soon get some much needed new product, with an insider confirming a new hatchback will be added to the lineup as well as a product the brand has never before offered, a sedan.

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 |  May 29 2014, 8:27 AM

2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR Touring

Contrary to past reports, the Mitsubishi Evo will not be discontinued at the end of the year.

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 |  May 26 2014, 10:38 AM

AutoGuideNow May 26

We hope you’re enjoying the Memorial Day long weekend, but for those dreaming of cars, we’ve got you covered. Here’s what we’re testing this week. Continue Reading…

10 Cars and 10 Laps at Road America

Driving impressions from the MAMA Spring Rally

 |  May 23 2014, 1:50 PM

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Track testing a car is one of the true joys of the job, but winding out 10 cars in one morning makes for a special day indeed.

And that’s just what we had the chance to do this week at one of America’s premiere regional events for auto journalists. Each year the Midwest Automotive Media Association holds its Spring Rally at one of the most impressive tracks in the country: Road America.

With over 90 different cars available to test, at least two dozen were available to be evaluated on the impressive and intimidating 4.048 mile track. Here are a few initial impressions from 10 different cars we were able to test, ranging from a Mazda3 to a Mercedes E63 AMG.

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 |  May 12 2014, 11:34 AM

AutoGuideNow May 12

Another week means another fleet of vehicles to test. This week we have more than a few unique cars to try out – check them out here and send us your questions and comments.

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 |  May 12 2014, 11:29 AM

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A year after it launched in Europe, Volkswagen is introducing the new 2015 Golf to America, with a base price of $18,815 including destination charges.

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 |  May 12 2014, 7:39 AM

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Honda will reportedly bring to market a spiritual successor to the S2000.

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 |  Apr 28 2014, 9:10 PM

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Early news about the U.S. dealers that will sell the much-anticipated Alfa Romeo 4C sports car is starting to emerge.

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 |  Apr 28 2014, 11:02 AM

AutoGuideNow April 28

It’s a new week fully loaded with new cars. Lets dive into AutoGuide Now and see what the editors of AutoGuide.com are testing this week.

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 |  Apr 25 2014, 8:02 AM

Tesla Model S Reliability

Tesla’s Model S sedan scored an unprecedented “99 out of 100″ from Consumer Reports last year, but the glowing endorsement from this influential publication could turn out to be short lived. Sources indicate the reliability of this car may have taken a slide.

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 |  Apr 24 2014, 10:14 AM

nissan sentra nismo

The next Nismo-tuned product from Nissan is likely to be a hopped-up version of its Sentra compact sedan, but there will be more to follow says product boss Pierre Loing.

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 |  Apr 22 2014, 1:45 PM

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Kia design boss Peter Schreyer wants more emotionally-styled flagship products for the brand.

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 |  Apr 20 2014, 8:03 AM

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Is there a place in the market for an ever larger sedan than the BMW 7 Series?

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 11:54 AM

2014 lexus IS250

The IS sports sedan will be the next product in the Lexus lineup to gain a turbocharged engine.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 9:01 AM

alfa romeo 4c

Better late than never, that’s what Alfa Romeo is saying today at the 2014 New York Auto Show.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 7:54 AM

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Chevrolet’s hardcore Z06 Corvette is breaking with tradition starting in the 2015 model year.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 6:29 AM

2016 mazda mx-5

Mazda has revealed the chassis that will underpin the next-generation MX-5 today at the New York Auto Show, promising a sports car that will be both lighter and smaller.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 12:11 AM

Audi A3 TDI Sportback

When it comes to cars, pretty much all automotive journalists lust after diesel-powered, rear-wheel-drive station wagons with manual transmissions. Believe it or not, Audi is happy to answer the call… sort of.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 12:01 AM

2015-Infiniti-Q70-01

Sick of sitting in the automoive luxury market’s second tier, Infiniti is launching a product offensive aimed at competing more directly with Germany.

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 |  Apr 15 2014, 9:00 PM

Mercedes-AMG GT

As a very fashion-forward city, New York really is one of the most appropriate places for Mercedes to tease the interior of what’s likely to be its most head-turning model for years to come.

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 |  Apr 14 2014, 11:45 AM

AutoGuideNow April 14

 

Are you ready for more power? This weeks theme is more, more, more with each of our test cars featuring more power than usual.  Continue Reading…

 |  Apr 14 2014, 11:00 AM

2015 Nissan Murano

The 2014 New York Auto Show kicks off this week, and the all-new vehicle reveals have begun. 

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 |  Apr 13 2014, 1:40 PM

2015-chevrolet-cruze

Chevrolet‘s best-selling car is getting an update and those attending the 2014 New York Auto Show will be able to check it out.

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 |  Apr 12 2014, 12:57 PM

These are the announcements and debuts we're looking forward to most


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The New York Auto Show kicks off Tuesday night with a series of pre-show events followed by the press days on Wednesday and Thursday.

There are certainly surprises coming, but even some of the already-announced debuts are exciting. Here’s what AutoGuide.com is looking forward to most next week.