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BMW Dashboard Symbols
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Here’s What You Need to Know About BMW Dashboard Symbols

BMW dashboard symbols can be life-saving if you know how the indicator lights work. These lights act as warning signs…

heated seats
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Heated Seat Subscriptions and Other Tomfoolery

Car manufacturers are pushing subscriptions on buyers to bolster their bottom lines. If automakers have their way, you may soon…

BMW M4 Competition
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Driven: 2022 BMW M4 Competition xDrive Coupe

The ultimate 4 Series is the M4 Competition. We expect BMW to deliver performance options and this German automaker doesn’t…

Mini Cooper S
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Mini Cooper S Maximizes Thrills

There are small cars and then we have the Mini Cooper. Occupying space between “A” and “B” segment models, the…

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Drop-Top Joy: BMW M440i Convertible

The M440i Convertible offers an exceptional driving experience. In a world of crossovers, it is certainly pleasing to find a…

 3 Comments on Vietnamese Automaker VinFast Seeks Billions From Stock IPO
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Vietnamese Automaker VinFast Seeks Billions From Stock IPO

A burgeoning Vietnam economy enjoys steady growth. It has been nearly two years since we mentioned VinFast, the first mass-produced…

 2 Comments on BMW M235i: Not Your Typical Coupe
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BMW M235i: Not Your Typical Coupe

BMW has an all-new model, but that shouldn’t be a surprise. After all, with more than three dozen models offered,…

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About the 2021 Genesis GV80

Genesis gains its first SUV. Hyundai’s Genesis brand has three sedans to show for it, but we’re still waiting the…

 8 Comments on The Toyota Supra Gets a Four-Cylinder Engine and We’re Simply Gobsmacked!
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The Toyota Supra Gets a Four-Cylinder Engine and We’re Simply Gobsmacked!

Year two for the current-generation Supra brings imporant performance changes with it. Toyota resurrected its GR Supra sportscar in 2020…

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BMW X6 M Competition
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SUV Performance!
BMW X6 M Competition

BMW’s formidable line of SUVs is comprised of seven models sequentially named from X1 to X7. This German marque leaves…

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Coronavirus Strikes; Industry Reacts

It was only a matter of time before the U.S. auto industry reacted to the coronavirus pandemic, as both domestic…

 5 Comments on The Refreshed 2020 BMW X1
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The Refreshed 2020 BMW X1

Is it a small SUV or a tall hatchback? One look at the BMW X1 may not make it clear…

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Car Manufacturers: Who Owns What?

The global auto industry consists of dozens of brand names, but not all are marketed throughout the world. Opel is…

 9 Comments on Go Big or Go Home: 2019 BMW X7 SUV
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Go Big or Go Home: 2019 BMW X7 SUV

The 2019 BMW X7 is an all-new model, the latest sport utility vehicle from this German luxury brand. It is…

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All-New BMW Z4 at Pebble Beach

2019 BMW Z4 M40i First Edition wows Pebble Beach. Finally! One of the more anticipated models not named the Toyota…

 2 Comments on Maximum Fun With a Mini Countryman
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Maximum Fun With a Mini Countryman

The Mini Countryman offers an interesting twist on the small SUV frame. Think “Mini” and words such as tiny, small,…

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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,…

2016 Mini Cooper S Convertible
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Drop Top Fun: 2016 Mini Cooper S Convertible

Drop the top in this handsome little British people mover. The Mini Cooper now includes a convertible, available in standard,…

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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…

2015 Audi A3 TDI
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US Auto Sales Set New Record in 2015

Just six years after US auto sales reached the lowest mark in decades, the market has rebounded to the point…

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….

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Turbo, V6 AWD Amplify Lexus RC Line

Apparently, Lexus is listening to its customers. Toyota’s luxury brand, long a leader amongst premium marques, has been playing it…

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Shell V-Power NiTRO+ Premium Gasoline Debuts

Shell United States has developed a new premium fuel, claiming that it will extend engine life and increase efficiencies. The…

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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….

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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,…

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2014 US Auto Sales Magnify Industry’s Strength

Sales rise by 5.9 percent and top 16.5 million units. Merely five years ago, the US auto industry recorded one…

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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…

 3 Comments on Mini Cooper S: Oh, Yes!
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Mini Cooper S: Oh, Yes!

Small car…big fun! A Mini Cooper S will all the trimmings. Ah, Mini! You stole my heart and in more…

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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…

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Killed by Takata; Denied Access by the NHTSA

Two-thirds of the airbag recalls involve Honda vehicles. The news this week turned especially gruesome as the New York Times…