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2019 Volvo XC40 Inscription sees luxe crossover go subtle

2019 Volvo XC40 Inscription sees luxe crossover go subtle

Volvo has taken the wraps off the 2019 XC40 Inscription, a more subtle version of its youthful luxury small crossover. The new trim level slots in at the top end of the XC40 line-up, echoing previous Inscription models of the XC90, XC60, and S90. It also tones down some of the small SUV's more controversial features.

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VW I.D. VIZZION bets you’ll swap your steering wheel for luxury

VW I.D. VIZZION bets you’ll swap your steering wheel for luxury

Volkswagen is adding a new, even smarter model to its I.D. family of all-electric concepts, with the VW I.D. VIZZION previewing its, well, vision of tomorrow's autonomous transportation. While the concept car may not be an outlandish coupe or a go-everywhere SUV, it does have what's arguably an even tougher challenge ahead of it. Persuading people that driverless vehicles can still forge an emotional connection.

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Aspark Owl spied on video and it’s FAST

Aspark Owl spied on video and it’s FAST

We talked about the Aspark Owl electric hypercar when a concept form of the vehicle debuted last year. The car promised incredible performance and many wondered if the company would be able to deliver on its claims. A new video has turned up of the car making a run from naught to speed insanely quickly.

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This single-seater EV has wireless charging just like Formula E

This single-seater EV has wireless charging just like Formula E

As convenience transport goes, a tiny, single-seater electric car designed for darting through urban traffic and while you never have to plug in sounds pretty good. That's just what Electra Meccanica is promising, with the news that it's adding wireless recharging support to its SOLO EV, based on the same technology being used around some much, much faster electric one-seaters.

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Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing unveil Project ONE inspired racing boat

Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing unveil Project ONE inspired racing boat

Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing have announced a tie-up that celebrates 11 years of working together that was teased a few days back. The tie-up has resulted in the Cigarette Racing 515 Project ONE. The racing boat was inspired by the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE super sports car.

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Chrysler Uconnect workaround fix stops reboot bug, but it’s not perfect

Chrysler Uconnect workaround fix stops reboot bug, but it’s not perfect

Some Chrysler customers located in Northeast US and Canada have been dealing with a software issue that results in their vehicle's Uconnect infotainment system repeatedly rebooting. A recent update was blamed for the issue, which in some cases happened even if the car was off and the key wasn't in the ignition. Some users were unable to drive their vehicles due to the battery draining.

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2019 Subaru Ascent 3-row SUV priced up with standard AWD

2019 Subaru Ascent 3-row SUV priced up with standard AWD

Subaru has priced up the 2019 Ascent, its hotly-anticipated return to the 3-row SUV segment. Billed as the largest Subaru ever, the family SUV can be had in seven or eight passenger versions, all of which come with all-wheel drive as standard, just like the automaker's other cars.

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2019 Volvo XC40 Review

2019 Volvo XC40 Review

The SUV market is getting crowded, fast, and carmakers are scrambling to have their own models stand out. At first glance, Volvo's new 2019 XC40 might not fit the bill, both figuratively and literally. Its smallest SUV, the subcompact looks like a seriously shrunken version of the company’s larger XC60 and XC90. Yet the XC40 is looking to prompt a shake-up much bigger than its footprint, with a new platform under the sheet metal and a new way of adding one to your garage. I got a chance to take the new XC40 for a spin, to see if it has what it takes to stand tall among larger vehicles in its segment.

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2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio priced up

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio priced up

Alfa Romeo's punchy little Stelvio crossover may have impressed us, but the version we've really been waiting for, the 2018 Stelvio Quadrifoglio, has finally got its price tag. Just as with the Giulia sedan before it, the "Quadrifoglio" badge on this particular luxury SUV means a huge increase in power from a beefy V6 engine.

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Ford Focus RS Heritage Edition is the last hurrah

Ford Focus RS Heritage Edition is the last hurrah

Ford is set to end production of the awesome Focus RS sports car in April. While that is sad for fans of the car, it does mean that the last hurrah for the AWD performance car will be a cool special edition. You can only get it in the UK, so US fans be very sad.

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2019 Ram 1500 Lone Star is a truck just for Texas

2019 Ram 1500 Lone Star is a truck just for Texas

Trucks may have gone mainstream, but if you're of the mind that a pickup should be pure toughness then the new 2019 Ram 1500 Lone Star might just fit the bill. Revealed, fittingly, at the Dallas Auto Show today, the new "Texas Truck" is just the latest iteration of what's become Ram's best-selling truck in the state.

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2019 Nissan Altima unveil set for March 28 in NYC

2019 Nissan Altima unveil set for March 28 in NYC

Nissan has been selling the same basic Altima since 2012 with nothing more than some cosmetic updates. Those updates certainly made the car look better, but under the skin, the 2018 Altima was the same as the 2012 Altima. The car has been due for a significant refresh to make it more competitive in its segment for years.

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