Monthly Archives: March 2015

This chart shows how short Tesla's challengers have fallen – so far

This chart shows how short Tesla's challengers have fallen – so far
The only car that's projected to have a greater range than a Tesla is Audi's Q8 e-tron, a yet-to-be-produced crossover SUV from the German automaker. But the Q8 e-tron is one of the select few cars that costs more than even the costliest Tesla. The …
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The Brutal Battle of the World's Most Boring Cars

The Brutal Battle of the World's Most Boring Cars
“Over time, you're going to see this demand migrate over to mid-sized SUVs,” he explained. “It's just kind of starting now.” Practicality, however, is a powerful thing. The mid-sized sedan still suits the needs of a wide swath of drivers. It isn't too …
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Omega Platform Mixed Material Usage Previews General Motors Weight Saving

Omega Platform Mixed Material Usage Previews General Motors Weight Saving
The platform supports a longitudinal engine placement, and may also see a full-size Cadillac crossover come of it, and even a Buick flagship, via Avenir. The most … This has shown an incredible demand for larger vehicles once again, sedans and SUVs …
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Acura Speeding Toward the Big Apple with NSX Supercar and ILX Endurance

Acura Speeding Toward the Big Apple with NSX Supercar and ILX Endurance
NEW YORK, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Fresh from its first victory with the Acura TLX GT in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge racing series, Acura will showcase an audacious new ILX endurance race car alongside the new Acura NSX supercar in a display …
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Cargazing: Lexus mixes attitude with turbocharger

Cargazing: Lexus mixes attitude with turbocharger
Cargazing: Lexus mixes attitude with turbocharger. Special to the Record-Eagle/Len Ingrassia 2015 Lexus NX 200t luxury crossover features sculptured fender flares. … It is dissimilar in performance, ride and handling. The new NX 200 represents the …
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