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Mercedes looks to new sensors so lavish S-Class is more user-friendly

Mercedes looks to new sensors so lavish S-Class is more user-friendly

Mercedes will use cabin cameras to figure out not only who's inside the car but where they're sitting, and what they're looking at, with the upcoming 2021 S-Class promising new levels of tracking - and convenience - for its high-tech interior. Expected to make its official debut later in 2020, the new S-Class will be Mercedes-Benz's most lavish and technically-complex vehicle so far, though you won't need to read the user guide to figure it out.

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2021 Audi A7 55 TFSIe is a high tech plug-in hybrid

2021 Audi A7 55 TFSIe is a high tech plug-in hybrid

Audi's latest plug-in hybrid has broken cover, with the 2021 A7 55 TFSIe promising the style we've come to associate with the A7-series, but the efficiency of a PHEV. Headed to the US this fall, the newest addition to the four-door coupe line-up pairs a 2.0-liter gas engine with a single electric motor.

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Lamborghini Sián Roadster is a rare and epic V12 hybrid hypercar

Lamborghini Sián Roadster is a rare and epic V12 hybrid hypercar

Lamborghini has sliced the roof off its hybrid V12 hypercar, with the Sián Roadster offering another supercapacitor-powered option. Based on the striking Sián coupe unveiled last year, this open-top version sticks offers 819 horsepower and promises 0-62 mph in under 2.9 seconds.

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Audi A9 e-tron tipped as radical electric flagship for 2024

Audi A9 e-tron tipped as radical electric flagship for 2024

Audi put together its Artemis team to shake up how high-tech electric vehicles are developed, and the first example of that in action is tipped to be a lavish flagship fit to take on the best of Mercedes, BMW, and other high-end brands. Announced back in May, Artemis is Audi's experiment at EV fast-tracking, bypassing the current vehicle development process to create "a pioneering model."

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2021 Mercedes S-Class teases AR windshield and hybrid range boost

2021 Mercedes S-Class teases AR windshield and hybrid range boost

Mercedes-Benz has teased what's possibly the most important car interior it has developed in years, with the new S-Class' tech promising a big upgrade over what you'll find in dealerships today. The new luxury sedan will feature a big new touchscreen display to dominate the dashboard, while the driver will get an augmented reality head-up display.

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2020 BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe Review – Heritage Heresy

2020 BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe Review – Heritage Heresy

Nobody asked for the 2020 BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe, but that's not to say there's not an audience for a feistier, crossover-adjacent, heritage-inverting sports sorta-sedan. Unexpected to the eyes and even more shocking when you consider what's going on beneath, there's more to figure out here than just the lengthy name.

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Lincoln Continental axed as luxury sedan sales shrink

Lincoln Continental axed as luxury sedan sales shrink

The Lincoln Continental will end production at the end of the year, the automaker has confirmed, blaming the continued dwindling of luxury sedan sales in the US for the decision to axe the car. Launched in 2016, the Continental was to be Lincoln's splashy return to all-American luxury. Instead, the automaker plans to focus on SUVs.

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BMW Operating System 7 is its biggest update ever: Here’s what’s new

BMW Operating System 7 is its biggest update ever: Here’s what’s new

BMW is readying its biggest infotainment update so far for imminent release, with broad-ranging changes including new mapping features, wireless Android Auto, and support for Apple's upcoming iPhone Digital Key feature in iOS 14. BMW Operating System 7 will be preloaded on new models from July 2020, starting with the new 5 Series. However many existing owners can expect it too.

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BMW M4 Coupe power confirmed as controversial 4 Series Coupe rolls of line

BMW M4 Coupe power confirmed as controversial 4 Series Coupe rolls of line

Get ready for some serious nostrils: BMW has put the new 4 Series Coupé into production, and confirmed just how much power we can expect from the M4 Coupé and its M3 Sedan sibling. Latest from the German automaker to bear its striking - and controversial - new grille, the 4 Series has begun rolling off the line from BMW's Dingolfing plant today.

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This Lamborghini yacht is 4,000 horsepower excess

This Lamborghini yacht is 4,000 horsepower excess

If you thought owning a Lamborghini made you special, think again: the bar has been raised, and I'm afraid you'll need a Lamborghini yacht in order to maintain your social standing. Unveiled this week, the collaboration between the automaker and The Italian Sea Group has been dubbed the Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63, and as you'd expect it's lavish in a number of ways.

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2020 Cadillac CT4-V First Drive – Balanced on the Edge

2020 Cadillac CT4-V First Drive – Balanced on the Edge

With the arrival of the 2020 Cadillac CT4-V, membership in the automaker's "V" club has never been more attainable. Promising to take the new entry-luxury sedan and give it not only an entertaining jolt of performance but a distinct personality from its German rivals, the CT4-V also gets the spoils of Cadillac's latest architecture gadgetry - and flagship GM tech like MagneRide 4.0. That's a lot for not so much money: could this newest "V" simply be trying too much at once?

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2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS First Drive – The Sports Star

2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS First Drive – The Sports Star

Porsche's love for acronyms runs deep, even by auto industry standards, but arguably its three most important letters can be found on the back of the new 2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS and Cayenne GTS Coupe. Latest to bear the coveted "Gran Turismo Sport" label, the two SUVs trace back their lineage all the way to the original 904 GTS that first earned the badge its kudos in 1964.

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