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 4 Comments on The Innovative 2019 Audi Q8
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The Innovative 2019 Audi Q8

The Audi Q8 is the latest utility vehicle from the premium German brand, one of seven SUVs and wagons available….

 5 Comments on Volkswagen Arteon:
CC Spiritual Successor
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Volkswagen Arteon:
CC Spiritual Successor

You may count yourself among the consumers who have shifted their new vehicle purchase decisions from cars to utility vehicles,…

 5 Comments on End of the Road: Audi TT
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End of the Road: Audi TT

Car models come and go, although there are a few with staying power. The Chevrolet Suburban, Toyota Corolla, and the…

 6 Comments on Where Luxury Meets Performance:
Audi SQ5 SUV
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Where Luxury Meets Performance:
Audi SQ5 SUV

It isn’t too often that I get a performance vehicle, but when one arrives, I rub my hands in delicious…

 1 Comment on Keogh to Volkswagen: A Brilliant Move
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Keogh to Volkswagen: A Brilliant Move

Audi’s U.S. chief heads to Volkswagen. Audi of America’s loss is Volkswagen of America’s gain. This week, Volkswagen announced that…

 1 Comment on About the 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio
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About the 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Stelvio expands Alfa’s North American product line to three. The 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio will soon arrive in dealer showrooms,…

 0 Comment on May Sales Tumble, But the End is Not Near
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May Sales Tumble, But the End is Not Near

Sales setback is temporary with some surprises thrown in. US auto sales fell by 6.1 percent last month, but the…

2016 Infiniti Q70L
 1 Comment on Stretched Sports Sedan: 2016 Infiniti Q70L
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Stretched Sports Sedan: 2016 Infiniti Q70L

Infiniti’s athletic midsize sedan can be had in an extended wheelbase version. The elongated model delivers best-in-class rear seat legroom….

 1 Comment on Auto Reliability: Consumer Reports Slaps Acura, Cadillac and, Yes, the Tesla Model S
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Auto Reliability: Consumer Reports Slaps Acura, Cadillac and, Yes, the Tesla Model S

Lexus Pulls a Clean Sweep. All good things must come to an end. One of those “things” is the ongoing…

 0 Comment on US Congress to Interrogate Volkswagen CEO Today
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US Congress to Interrogate Volkswagen CEO Today

Among the perks of a senior executive are a generous salary, excellent benefits, and stock options. Typically, these are the…

 2 Comments on Diesel Resurrection: How Volkswagen Might Win Back Customers
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Diesel Resurrection: How Volkswagen Might Win Back Customers

Five ways Volkswagen might salvage its US operation. Volkswagen is in a world of hurt, but that pain is entirely of…

 3 Comments on Volkswagen Diesel Cheating May Cost the Company Billions
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Volkswagen Diesel Cheating May Cost the Company Billions

A Volkswagen Group TDI supplied to Audi. Over the weekend, news that the Volkswagen Group had cheated on EPA emissions…

 0 Comment on Cadillac Unveils New Power Dense V-6 Engine
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Cadillac Unveils New Power Dense V-6 Engine

The 2016 Cadillac CT6 ushers in a new era for GM’s preeminent marque, a full-size sedan outfitted with leading-edge technologies….

 1 Comment on Will the New V-Series Change Perceptions About Cadillac?
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Will the New V-Series Change Perceptions About Cadillac?

Cadillac has an incessant image problem, one that has not been resolved by introducing a bevy of new models. Indeed,…

 0 Comment on November 2014: Boom Times for Auto Sales Continue
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November 2014: Boom Times for Auto Sales Continue

November 2014 auto sales increase by 5 percent. The good times are continuing for the US auto industry, now nearing…

 1 Comment on Rocking October 2014 Auto Sales Lift Industry
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Rocking October 2014 Auto Sales Lift Industry

October 2014 sales remain in positive territory. The US auto industry continues to record strong sales even as the overall…

 3 Comments on Acura Mulls a Full All-Wheel Drive Strategy
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Acura Mulls a Full All-Wheel Drive Strategy

Honda’s premium brand looks to the future. When you think of premium and luxury cars, brands such as Audi, BMW,…

 2 Comments on Attainable Opulence: 2015 Hyundai Genesis
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Attainable Opulence: 2015 Hyundai Genesis

Wow. There are very few cars I test drive that surprise me. I expect that certain vehicles will stand head…

 2 Comments on September 2014 Auto Sales: Bada Bing, Bada Boom
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September 2014 Auto Sales: Bada Bing, Bada Boom

Light vehicle sales up 9.4 percent for the month. 4Runner sales helped pace Toyota in September 2014. Analysts had expected…

 2 Comments on Strategic Vision: Tesla, Audi, Jaguar and Kia Top Quality Awards
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Strategic Vision: Tesla, Audi, Jaguar and Kia Top Quality Awards

A look at how consumers perceive todays new cars. June seems to be the month for automotive awards. Earlier in…

 5 Comments on Living Large With the Hyundai Equus Ultimate
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Living Large With the Hyundai Equus Ultimate

The Hyundai Equus is the top-of-the-line model in this Korean brands arsenal, a true-blue full-size luxury sedan that is in…

 6 Comments on Polk Automotive Loyalty Awards Places Ford First Again
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Polk Automotive Loyalty Awards Places Ford First Again

For the fourth consecutive year the Ford Motor Company has finished on top of the Polk Automotive Loyalty Awards as…

 2 Comments on Audi Allroad Shooting Brake Concept Debuts
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Audi Allroad Shooting Brake Concept Debuts

Audi fans may want to pay close attention to what the automaker is revealing at the Detroit auto show this…

 7 Comments on Ford, Toyota Models Pace 2013 US Auto Sales
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Ford, Toyota Models Pace 2013 US Auto Sales

2013 US Auto Sales Recap Updated Jan. 4, 2014. The 2013 US auto sales calendar officially came to end on…

 1 Comment on Volkswagen Milestone Reached: 100,000 Turbo Diesels Sold
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Volkswagen Milestone Reached: 100,000 Turbo Diesels Sold

Volkswagen continues to manifest its diesel leadership among all car manufacturers. For 2013, it has sold more than 100,000 TDI…

 1 Comment on Cadillac CTS Pricing: Going Up
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Cadillac CTS Pricing: Going Up

The General Motors Company has been repetitively telling us that the third generation Cadillac CTS would cost more as the…

 0 Comment on Audi Seeks to Close the Luxury Brand Gap
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Audi Seeks to Close the Luxury Brand Gap

In Mexico for the ground breaking of Audi’s first manufacturing plant in North America. Pictured from from left to the…

 1 Comment on Flagship Hyundai Equus Refreshed For 2014
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Flagship Hyundai Equus Refreshed For 2014

The Hyundai Equus battles it out with Europe’s thoroughbreds. At the 2013 New York International Auto Show, a refreshed 2014…

 0 Comment on Diesels, They Are A-Coming
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Diesels, They Are A-Coming

Corrected: March 12, 2013 Diesels are available in European luxury cars, particularly Mercedes-Benz, Audi and BMW models driven by natty-suited…

 4 Comments on MIT Names Audi, Toyota As Disruptive Companies
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MIT Names Audi, Toyota As Disruptive Companies

The word disruptive suggests chaos or what challenges conventional wisdom to introduce something that is new. Technology Review, a publication…