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Audi Sport rules out drift mode

Audi won't develop a drift mode to keep up with rivals Ford and AMG. "I don't like them. I do not see the reason for them," said the company's R&D boss.


Mercedes CLS going six-cylinder-only?

The next Mercedes-Benz CLS might not offer a V8 engine. The range-topping model will allegedly be axed to make space for the production version of the GT concept.


Piech sells stake in Porsche Holding SE

Ferdinand Piech is selling his 15-percent stake in the company that controls Volkswagen Group. The sale -- which is expected to bring in several billion dollars -- is the final move in a family dispute that has lasted for years.


Uber suspends self-driving program

Uber has suspended it self-driving car program after one of its Volvo XC90-based prototypes was involved in an accident. The police say the prototype wasn't responsible for causing the crash. (Photo by Fresco News)


Nissan announces GT-R Track Edition

Nissan is expanding the GT-R lineup with a mid-range model named Track Edition. Priced at $127,900, it gets Nismo-developed Blistein dampers, more carbon fiber trim, and Rays wheels.


Ferrari celebrates 70th with limited-edition watch

Ferrari has teamed up with Hublot to celebrate its 70th birthday with a limited-edition watch. Penned with input from the Prancing Horse's design studio, it's limited to just 210 examples. Pricing hasn't been announced.


Audi RS 6 Avant could reach U.S. shores

The next generation of the Audi RS 6 Avant could be sold in the United States, according to <em>Car & Driver</em>. The wagon segment is small, but the company is trying to make a business case for it. If it's approved, it won't arrive before 2019.


Tesla Model Y "a few years away"

Tesla's Model Y compact crossover is "a few years away" from making its debut, according to Elon Musk. The family-friendly model will be to the Model X what the Model 3 is to the Model S.    


Next Honda Civic Si to get 192 lb-ft of torque?

A leak suggests the next Honda Civic Si will offer 192 pound-feet of torque from a 1.5-liter turbo four. It's expected to offer about 225 horsepower, a figure that would put it about on par with the Volkswagen GTI.


Toyota files patent for electric supercharger

Toyota is developing an electric supercharger, according to a recent patent filing. Details remain scarce, but Motor1 reports the unit could debut next year under the hood of the next-generation Supra.