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Electrification could give the Scirocco a new lease on life.
Models will keep their primary names -- from A1 to Q7 -- but will receive two additional numbers that indirectly reference horsepower output.
Researchers suggest if lane-departure warning tech was installed in all passenger vehicles, it could have prevented 85,000 accidents and 55,000 injuries in 2015 alone.
Germany's chancellor has seemingly changed her mind about the diesel engine.
China's Chery plans on increasing its global footprint without resorting to acquisitions. "We are open for cooperation as always, but fundamentally, we have consistently organically grown our markets by our own capability and sometimes with cooperation," said CEO Chen Anning.
British company Ariel is hard at work on an electric all-wheel drive model that will boast at least 1,180 horsepower, Autocar reports. It will be capable of sprinting from zero to 100 mph in 3.8 seconds -- no, that's not a typo. Production is tentatively scheduled to begin in 2020.
Mazda has shed insight into how it designed the fourth-generation Miata, including sketches of early design studies. The roadster could have gotten a more expressive design, but it also could have received a pure, retro look inspired by the first-generation model.
Audi has teamed up with China-based Alta Devices to develop solar panels which can be integrated into a panoramic glass roof. The energy generated will be used to charge electric cars. Audi hopes to start production at the end of the year.
The star of the Opel stand at the upcoming Frankfurt Auto Show will be the Insignia GSi. It's the Buick Regal GS' Euro-bred cousin, though it settles for a turbo four instead of a V6. Sales will start in the coming weeks.
Volkswagen issued a stern warning to Formula 1 officials. "Formula 1 is on a dangerous path. It is expensive. Most of the teams, apart from the big four, have financial problems," said Volkswagen Group director Bernhard Gobmeier in an interview with Motorsport.
The one-of-a-kind Lamborghini Concept S built in 2006 has just traded hands for $1.3 million. The brand in initially planned on building 100 examples but it stopped after just one was assembled because the project was far too expensive.