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Chrysler says it has no plans to bring a Hellcat 300 to U.S. market
Skepticism regarding rumors that the Chrysler 300 would be the next U.S. model to receive FCA's 6.2L supercharged Hellcat V8 turned out to be warranted as company representatives have since denied any plans to bring such a model to market in America, Jalopnik reports. http://bit.ly/2fiib5J
Forza Motorsport 7 demo officially available
The demo for Microsoft/Turn 10's Forza Motorsport 7 was officially released Tuesday. It is available for the Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs. http://bit.ly/2fih85N
Mitsubishi to revive Evolution nameplate in Tokyo
Mitsubishi will introduce a sporty crossover at this year's Tokyo Auto Show. The design study wears the e-Evolution nameplate, which indicates it will be a high-performance model. The dark teaser image published by Mitsubishi suggests the concept is still far from production.
Citroen C5 to return in 2020
Citroen's C5 sedan recently died without a successor. Many assumed it wouldn't be replaced, the segment it competes in is shrinking at an alarming rate, but company CEO Linda Jackson has confirmed the model will return in 2020.
Volvo to double investment in U.S. plant?
Volvo will allegedly spend more on its first American factory than executives expected. The Post and Courier reports the Swedish company will invest an additional $500 million to add a second assembly line to the facility.
Volkswagen Golf getting RS3's turbo five?
Volkswagen could introduce a high-performance Golf variant positioned above the R after all. German magazine Auto Bild reports the German brand is working on stuffing a 420-horsepower evolution of the Audi RS 3's turbo five under the Golf's hood.
Mazda not looking for partners to build next rotary sports car
Mazda split the cost of developing the Miata with Fiat, but it's not interested in creating a similar partnership to bring a rotary-engined sports car to the market. "Currently we have absolutely no plans to make any such alliances," a spokesperson for the company told Auto Express.