German prosecutors search Daimler offices in emissions inquiry

German authorities have reportedly searched Daimler's offices to look for evidence in an ongoing emissions investigation.Prosecutors... READ STORY

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VW details Tiguan's new 2.0-liter TSI engine

The revised engine is expected to be more efficient than the 1.8-liter EA888 Gen 3 engine used in the current Passat, Jetta, Beetle and Golf.

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Dodge Challenger SRT Demon to start at $86,090

The Demon Crate, front passenger seat, rear seat and other accessories are available for just $1.

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Limited-edition Bentley Continental GT celebrates racing

This is most likely the last limited-edition Continental GT.

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Subaru details electrification strategy

Subaru's EV will be based on an existing model.

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Musk says updated Tesla Autopilot 'smooth as silk'

The software update will roll out to vehicles with Autopilot 2.0 hardware starting next month.

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Toyota explores bitcoin-derived tech for 'mobility ecosystem'

The company wants to use blockchain and distributed-ledger tech for sharing driving data and performing ride/car-sharing transactions.

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Smart slashes Fortwo EV price for 2017 redesign

The all-new Fortwo electric drive will start $1,200 below the outgoing model.

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Analyst: Tesla Model 3 will break even at $41,000 per unit

UBS believes GM is losing around $7,400 on each Chevy Bolt, primarily because of low sales volume.

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Honda reopens Mojave Desert proving grounds with $25M upgrades

The company also refurbished its 4.5-mile road course and 78.5-mile oval track at the Mojave Desert proving grounds.


Lamborghini expands factory

Lamborghini is expanding its factory to build the Urus SUV. The new facility includes a logistics center, a paint shop, an assembly line, additional parking spots, and even test track.   http://bit.ly/2rbSUyn


Hyundai could release high-performance Tucson

Hyundai's N division could launch a high-performance variant of the Tucson. "We have a good platform with the Tucson to make a high-performance SUV," said N boss Albert Biermann in an interview with Drive.   


MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies

Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden has died of severe brain damage after getting hit by a Peugeot on his bicycle. The accident took place late last week on Italy's Adriatic coast. Footage from a security camera suggests 35-year old Hayden ran a stop sign, according to Italian newspaper Rimini Today.   


Indy pole sitter robbed at gunpoint

Scott Dixon, the pole sitter for this year's Indy 500, and retired driver Dario Franchitti were robbed at gunpoint on Sunday night at a Taco Bell drive-thru not far from the historic racetrack. No one was injured in the robbery but the thieves made away with the drivers' wallets. Police announced a short while later that two teenagers, ages 14 and 15, were arrested and charged for the incident.