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 |  Apr 17 2014, 9:40 AM

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Audi can chalk another one in the win column today because the A3 was just named the 2014 World Car of the Year.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 10:15 AM

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Call it a slam dunk, a home run or a knockout, but one way or another Hyundai has a winner on its hands at the 2014 New York Auto Show.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 9:38 AM

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For 2015, Toyota is peeling away all the sheet metal below the roof to keep it’s perennial cash cow in the top spot. 

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 12:01 AM

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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 14 2014, 7:06 AM

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If you own a 2012 or 2013 VW Passat, there’s a good chance that your car’s headlights will fail. 

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 |  Apr 11 2014, 12:32 PM

Ask AutoGuide No. 43


Ask AutoGuide No. 43

The large, rear-wheel-drive sedan is a uniquely American phenomenon. Like bison, they used to roam free across the continent in an enormous herd that couldn’t be numbered, not even with an industrial-size abacus. But just like their furry, hoofed counterparts these cars have all but disappeared, victims of that relentless and unstoppable force called progress.

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 |  Apr 11 2014, 11:48 AM

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BMW will call back a long list of vehicles because of a problem with its “VANOS” variable camshaft timing.

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 |  Apr 09 2014, 9:10 AM

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Ford’s worldwide bread-and-butter vehicle will debut in sedan form next week at the New York Auto Show.

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 |  Apr 08 2014, 10:00 AM

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It’s unlikely that Chrysler’s future plans include small cars with diesel engines. Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 31 2014, 8:10 AM

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Chevrolet’s 2015 Cruze just slipped out ahead of its rumored April New York Auto Show debut.

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 |  Mar 21 2014, 3:44 PM

Ask AutoGuide No. 40


Ask AutoGuide No. 40

We’re thinking small on this week’s installment of Ask AutoGuide, where value reigns supreme. Are cheap and cheerful mutually exclusive traits or can they really coexist in an automobile? We aim to find out and help one faithful reader in the process.

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 |  Feb 21 2014, 9:32 AM

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Honda’s Accord out-sold the Camry in 2013 if you ignore Toyota’s fleet sales.

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 |  Feb 05 2014, 8:32 AM
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Chrysler is focusing on customization at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show, displaying its new 200 mid-size sedan with a line of factory customization options.

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 |  Jan 28 2014, 9:23 PM

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Kia’s new luxury flagship will set you back by quite a few smackeroos: $60,400 to be exact.

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 |  Jan 19 2014, 3:02 PM

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Mercedes debuted its new S600 in Detroit powered by a turbocharged 6.0-liter V12.

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 |  Jan 17 2014, 8:45 AM

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There was something missing when Hyundai unveiled its second-generation Genesis sedan earlier this week in Detroit. 

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 |  Jan 16 2014, 12:49 PM

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Cadillac debuted its sportier-looking ATS Coupe this week in Detroit but that’s only the beginning of a line that will grow to include a high-performance ATS-V model.

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 |  Jan 15 2014, 12:02 PM

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California-based electric car maker Tesla says it delivered about 22,300 Model S electric luxury sedans in 2013.

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 |  Jan 06 2014, 8:32 AM

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Google announced a partnership today with four automakers and chipmaker Nvidia.

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 |  Dec 31 2013, 10:02 AM

Face to Face


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 27 2013, 11:02 AM

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Exotic Italian car builder Maserati is calling back 63 of its new Quattroporte sedans in the U.S.

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 |  Dec 20 2013, 12:02 PM

Ask-AutoGuide-No-28-Main-ArtWhat do Abraham Lincoln, Shaquille O’Neal and Chewbacca have in common? Truth be told, not a whole lot. Honest Abe got capped, Shaq can’t shoot free throws and Chewie is hairier than a herd of yaks… or the filter in a Econo Lodge hot tub. This trio’s differences abound, but one thing they all share is height.

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 |  Dec 06 2013, 3:15 PM

Chrysler Group LLC introduces limited-edition Mopar ’13 Dart.

Chrysler is issuing a recall for certain Dodge Dart sedans because the airbags might not deploy properly. 

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 |  Dec 05 2013, 11:01 AM

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With more than a month still ahead of the 2014 Detroit Auto Show, Infinti just released a teaser of something it calls the “Q50 Eau Rouge.”

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