May 16, 2018

BYD etymology: What does its letters stand for and name mean?

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BYD etymology: What does its letters stand for and name mean?

BYD is a Chinese car company that’s garnered as much attention for its electric vehicles as it has for its copycat designs, but what do the letters BYD stand for?

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May 15, 2018

2019 Jeep Cherokee vs 2014-2018: Facelift differences compared

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2019 Jeep Cherokee vs 2014-2018: Facelift differences compared

The KL Jeep Cherokee has been given a big facelift for the 2019 model year. We compare it side by side with 2014-2018 model to see what’s changed.

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May 14, 2018

Backup cameras now standard in all new cars sold in the USA

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Backup cameras now standard in all new cars sold in the USA

Backup cameras are now required by law to be fitted as standard to all new cars, under 10,000 lb (4,535kg), sold in the US.

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May 12, 2018

Rolls-Royce Cullinan etymology: What does its name mean, come from?

Rolls-Royce Cullinan etymology: What does its name mean, come from?

The Rolls-Royce Cullinan is the super-luxury brand’s first ever crossover, and departs from the company’s celestial naming theme. So, where does the name come from, and what does it mean?

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May 11, 2018

Tanker of delicious chocolate spills all over Polish highway

Tanker of delicious chocolate spills all over Polish highway

A truck in Poland carrying a tanker full of delicious, delicious liquid chocolate had an accident, and spilled its entire contents across a four lane highway, causing massive traffic delays.

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May 9, 2018

Cadillac ATS sedan axed for 2019, coupe lives on for now

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Cadillac ATS sedan axed for 2019, coupe lives on for now

The Cadillac ATS sedan will die out with the 2018 model year, Cadillac has confirmed, but a replacement won’t be appearing straight away. The coupe lives on for the time being.

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May 8, 2018

Kilauea’s lava swallows Ford Mustang on Hawaii’s Big Island

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Kilauea’s lava swallows Ford Mustang on Hawaii’s Big Island

Nature 1, Mankind 0. Watch this timelapse video as lava pouring out from Hawaii’s Mount Kilauea consumes a Ford Mustang parked by the side of a road.

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May 7, 2018

Lincoln Nautilus etymology: What does its name mean and come from?

Lincoln Nautilus etymology: What does its name mean and come from?

In 2018 the second generation Lincoln MKX was facelifted, and given a new name (Lincoln Nautilus). What does its name mean? And where does it comes from?

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May 5, 2018

Smart to become all electric by 2020

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Smart to become all electric by 2020

Smart will sell only electric cars by the end of the decade, Dieter Zetsche, Daimler’s CEO, has revealed at the company’s annual general meeting.

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May 3, 2018

2019 Ram 1500 production troubles will cost another $300 million to fix

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2019 Ram 1500 production troubles will cost another $300 million to fix

Fiat Chrysler is struggling to get production of the 2019 Ram 1500 up to full speed with quality and supply problems slowing down output of the critical new pickup.

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May 2, 2018

2018 Hyundai i20 facelift vs 2014-2017: Facelift changes and differences

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2018 Hyundai i20 facelift vs 2014-2017: Facelift changes and differences

The 2018 Hyundai i20 has been given a substantial facelift with an updated exterior design, new transmission and more safety tech. See how different the update hatch is in this side-by-side comparison.

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Apr 30, 2018

Ford kills Fiesta, Fusion, Taurus in US; only cars left are Mustang, Focus Active

Ford kills Fiesta, Fusion, Taurus in US; only cars left are Mustang, Focus Active

Ford in the US will drop every non-SUV passenger car from its range, except the Mustang and Focus Active, citing declining sales and a lack of profitability.

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Apr 29, 2018

Cars banned from Central Park starting June 27, 2018

Cars banned from Central Park starting June 27, 2018

The New York City government will close all of Central Park to automobile traffic June 27, 2018, except for police, emergency services and Parks Department traffic.

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Apr 21, 2018

2018 Tesla Model 3 production stopped to “improve automation”

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2018 Tesla Model 3 production stopped to “improve automation”

The Tesla Model 3 production line has been “paused” for four to five days as the company tries to sort out its automation problems, and improve output, which is running far behind schedule.

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Apr 6, 2018

Volkswagen Atlas: What does its name mean? Where does it come from?

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Volkswagen Atlas: What does its name mean? Where does it come from?

Replacing the Touareg as a mainstream competitor to the Toyota Highlander, the Volkswagen Atlas has an easy to pronounce “conventional” name, but what does it mean?

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Apr 4, 2018

Toyota Avensis axed in the UK, Europe likely to follow, as sales collapse

Toyota Avensis axed in the UK, Europe likely to follow, as sales collapse

The made in UK Toyota Avensis looks as though it be dropped from Toyota’s European range, with the car already being phased out from company’s UK range.

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Apr 1, 2018

What are the meanings of Porsche’s car names? From 911 to Panamera

What are the meanings of Porsche’s car names? From 911 to Panamera

Porsche is one of the most iconic sports car brands in the world, although half of its sales are now SUVs. What do the brand’s car names mean and where do they come from?

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Mar 31, 2018

Volkswagen Tanoak: What does its name mean? How is it pronounced?

Volkswagen Tanoak: What does its name mean? How is it pronounced?

The Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak is an excellently styled and attractive midsize pickup concept car, but what does its name mean and where does it come from?

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Mar 24, 2018

2020 Aston Martin Varekai to be its first SUV, based on DBX concept?

2020 Aston Martin Varekai to be its first SUV, based on DBX concept?

The Aston Martin Varekai name has been registered, and it could be used for the company’s first SUV, which will be built in Wales and based on the DBX concept.

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Mar 22, 2018

Lincoln Continental axed in 2022, Lincoln to have of all SUV range?

Lincoln Continental axed in 2022, Lincoln to have of all SUV range?

The Lincoln Continental could be axed when the current generation’s production run ends (probably in 2022) with the brand probably ending up with an all SUV range.

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Mar 22, 2018

2018 Ford Ranger Raptor has 2L twin-turbo-diesel, V6 gas turbo for US

2018 Ford Ranger Raptor has 2L twin-turbo-diesel, V6 gas turbo for US

The Ford Ranger Raptor has been unveiled. This model for Asia, Latin America and the rest of world has a 2-liter twin-turbo diesel, but will not be sold in the United States.

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Mar 21, 2018

Bugatti Chiron Sport: No extra power, just better handling, less weight

Bugatti Chiron Sport: No extra power, just better handling, less weight

The 2018 Bugatti Chiron Sport handles better thanks to new suspension, lower mass and a new torque vectoring system for the rear wheels.

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