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420-hp Volkswagen Golf back on track?

The Golf could get RS 3 power.

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Study: Excess diesel emissions tied to 5,000 premature deaths

The study suggests 8,000 deaths could be avoided each year if diesel cars emitted as little NOx as gasoline vehicles.

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GM's Ohio, Indiana plants to be powered exclusively by wind

GM is turning to wind power in two key manufacturing states.

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FCA working on new Jeep model to slot below Renegade?

An unconfirmed report claims the entry-level Jeep will not be sold in North America.

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Buick expanding Cascada color palette for 2018

Buick is injecting some color into its Cascada convertible.

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Bosch teams with Nikola to build hydrogen-electric semi truck

The companies expect to build a heavy-duty Class 8 semi by 2021.

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FCA to use Maserati platform for next Dodge Challenger, Charger

FCA is changing its strategy when it comes to future cars.

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Volvo already planning to double US factory volume?

The company's planned investment has reportedly jumped to $1 billion with 4,500 workers expected to be hired.

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Toyota launches 'GR' sport trim for Japan-market Prius, 86

The Gazoo Racing-inspired packages feature unique styling elements, additional chassis bracing and sportier suspension tuning.

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Alfa Romeo preparing first hybrid drivetrain?

Alfa Romeo is ready to jump into the world of electrification, according to a report published by Automotive News. The Italian brand's very first gasoline-electric hybrid model will be its flagship sedan, whose launch has been pushed back from 2018 to 2021.   

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Bugatti Chiron to get eight-year life cycle

Bugatti will build the Chiron for a total of eight years, according to the company's top executive. That means it will stick around longer than the Veyron, its predecessor, which was in production for 12 years.   

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Genesis not getting N performance models

Hyundai's performance blitz won't reach its Genesis division. Genesis boss Manfred Fitzgerald told Australian website Motoring the brand has no plans to follow rivals Mercedes-Benz and Audi into high-performance territory.   

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Mazda to revamp U.S. dealer network

Mazda's American dealers are in for a makeover. Automotive News reports the company wants some of its dealers to move to new locations, and it wants to strengthen the training process they go through. Mazda stores across the nation will be getting a new look, too. The company hopes the update will help it achieve a two-percent market share.   

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Next Mazda RX concept to debut in Tokyo

Mazda has confirmed plans to introduce the next RX-badged concept car next month at the Tokyo Auto Show. "With the Tokyo show we will be introducing a new design concept - you can think of it as an evolution of the theme of the RX Vision," said Mazda's vice president for R&D in Europe in an interview with Auto Express.   

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Volkswagen in no rush to build electric commercial vans

Volkswagen's electrification plan doesn't place a big emphasis on battery-powered commercial vehicles. Tesla's electric semi truck will debut next month, but the Wolfsburg-based automaker is intentionally watching from the sidelines before committing to the segment.   

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Ford, Mahindra join forces

Ford has teamed up with Indian automaker Mahindra to work jointly on product development and mobility programs. The agreement could expand to other areas of the automotive industry in the coming years.   

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BMW bringing back CSL nameplate

BMW has confirmed plans to resurrect the heritage-laced CSL nameplate. "CSL will be the top-of-the-line track tool, made on the track for the track, just with a number plate," BMW M boss Frank Van Meel told Road & Track. The CSL designation will replace the GTS badge.   

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