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Tesla Gigafactory to build Model 3 drive units, add 550 new jobs

The Model 3's drive unit and battery pack are both manufactured at the Gigafactory and sent to Fremont for final assembly.

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2017 Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic arrives in showrooms

The 2017 Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic is short on wheelbase, but not on power.

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Production Volkswagen T-Roc coming next year?

Positioned below the Tiguan, the T-Roc will get removable roof panels.

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Opel introduces 2017 Crossland X

The Crossland X is a city-friendly crossover that replaces the Merivan van.

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MINI shows 2018 John Cooper Works Countryman

With 228 horsepower, the JCW Countryman features MINI's most powerful engine ever.

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Toyota heads to Davos to lobby for hydrogen

The Hydrogen Council also lists BMW, Daimler, Honda and Hyundai on its membership list.

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GM promises 7,000 more US jobs in coming years

The company has confirmed an additional $1B in US factory investments, with plans to in-source axle production from a supplier in Mexico.

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BMW's 2017 2-, 3-Series earn Top Safety Pick Plus awards [Video]

Both models earn 'poor' headlight ratings unless buyers upgrade to the more expensive curve-adaptive lights.

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Audi to build five new E-tron models in China by 2022

The Audi A6 L e-tron is the first locally produced plug-in hybrid model, while the Q7 e-tron will be imported.

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Hyundai's Genesis launches new smartwatch app

The Genesis brand is hoping to lure luxury buyers with a new smartwatch application.

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Automobiles help drive healthy U.S. industrial growth

United States industrial output rose in December on strong automobile production and electrical generation, the AP reports. A strong dollar and cheapening energy prices contributed to a prolonged slump which now appears to be ending.   http://cnb.cx/2iBPL7g

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Land Rover highlights Range Rover history

Land Rover has condensed 48 years of Range Rover history in a minute and a half. The video highlights key dates and models from the off-roader's illustrious production run.   http://bit.ly/2iBHRLd

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McLaren teases next-gen Super Series

The new supercar is twice as aerodynamically efficient, with increased downforce and improved cooling.   http://bit.ly/2iBuv1n

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Swedish ambulances can now jam car stereos to clear traffic

Emergency vehicles send out a signal that causes the car stereo to play an audible warning message, wether the driver is listening to CDs, Bluetooth or FM radio.   http://bit.ly/2iBaNCN

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Mitsubishi to retain independence

Mitsubishi is now controlled by the Renault-Nissan alliance, but the Japanese company will retain a high degree of independence. "Mitsubishi will remain responsible for its product portfolio and designing its own cars. It remains a different company," affirmed alliance boss Carlos Ghosn.   http://bit.ly/2jnhA0d

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Buick Regal gets Apple CarPlay, Android Auto integration

For 2017, the Buick Regal is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and buyers now have three new colors to choose from. The updates are minor because a brand-new model closely related to the Opel Insignia is expected to debut in time for the 2018 model year.   

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Kia to launch standalone performance division?

The Kia GT shown in Detroit might be the beginning of a full-blown performance division. The brand could debut in the next five years, according to AutoEvolution.   http://bit.ly/2iAugE0

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