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Hyundai prices 2018 Accent from $15,830
Hyundai's subcompact Accent was redesigned for 2018, and with that makeover comes a $250 price hike for entry-level models. The top-trim Limited model is a bit more dear than its outgoing equivalent at $19,730 (incl. destination)--an increase of $1,400 over the most expensive 2017 model.
Take a peek inside the new Mercedes-Benz CLS
Mercedes-Benz has released another teaser image to preview the next-generation CLS. The interior receives a wide touch screen borrowed from the S-Class, and the company's Energizing Comfort technology. Full details will be announced in the days leading up to the Los Angeles show.
Volkswagen launching Polo-based crossover in 2018
Volkswagen will continue its crossover offensive by introducing a Polo-based model next year. The soft-roader was previewed by the T-Cross concept, but it will grow a roof and an additional set of doors on its way to production. "You will wonder whether it's a VW at all," an inside told Auto Express. U.S. sales aren't planned.
Second-generation MG6 debuts in China
Remember MG? The company that made tiny roadsters in the 1960s and the 1970s lives on in China, where it has just introduced a brand-new sedan named MG6. The second-generation MG6 ushers in MG's next design language, and it's about to become the British-turned-Chinese company's first hybrid model. European sales will begin sooner or later.
Porsche: no electric 911 for at least 10-15 years
Porsche won't build an all-electric 911 for another 10-15 years. The company is building a prototype powered by a plug-in hybrid powertrain, according to Autocar, but it hasn't decided yet whether to move forward with production.
Macau Grand Prix qualifying ends in mash-up
An immense crash took out nearly every car entered in the Macau Grand Prix's qualifying session. Critics argue the track is far too narrow for modern race cars, which are wider than they've ever been. Luckily, none of the pilots were injured during the accident. http://bit.ly/2jHNSHD
2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS coming to LA
Mercedes-Benz will introduce the all-new third-generation CLS in a few short weeks at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The model will go on sale in time for the 2019 model year. It will ride on the E-Class' platform, but it will receive tech borrowed from the bigger S-Class.