Volvo and Uber team up to develop self driving cars


Volvo and Uber have announced a new partnership that will develop new base vehicles that will be able to incorporate the latest developments in AD technologies and fully autonomous driverless vehicles. As part of the partnership the base vehicles will be built by and then purchased from Volvo by Uber. Volvo and Uber are contributing a combined $ 300 million to the project.

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The Honda Civic Hatchback is Back this Fall

Out of Japan, a piece of news that will greatly please the many fans of the Honda brand: the 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback will make its much anticipated debut this coming fall.

Derived from the European version, the new sporty hatchback will also serve as the base of the new Type R performance edition, which is set to debut in spring 2017. Worldwide production for the model will be at the carmaker’s Swindon plant in England.

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Mazda reveals the 2017 MX-5 RF Launch Edition


Mazda has announced plans to introduce the MX-5 RF Launch Edition, which will be limited to 1,000 vehicles in the U.S. The MX-5 RF Launch Edition will be painted in Machine Gray Metallic paint color with an Auburn Nappa leather interior trim with a hand-painted black roof panel.

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Subaru Eyes the Electric Car Market

According to articles appearing in Automotive News and in the Detroit Free Press, Subaru will begin production by 2021 of a new vehicle platform to be used in all models produced by the carmaker, including the Forester and Outback.

The latter model will be able to be fitted with a gasoline-powered, hybrid, plug-in hybrid or electric engine.

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Porsche 911 GT2 RS Mule With PDK ‘Box Eats Up The Nurburgring

The angriest version of the 991 family is on its way and boy does it sound pissed off.

Porsche was caught testing a 991 GT2 RS mule around the Nurburgring which sounded pretty ferocious thanks to the twin-turbo flat six hanging out at the back. Continue reading “Porsche 911 GT2 RS Mule With PDK ‘Box Eats Up The Nurburgring”