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2020 Honda CR-V Gains Hybrid Option

Several global markets have had a hybridized Honda CR-V for awhile now, but it will finally join the U.S. lineup for the 2020 model year. Honda has announced the 2020 CR-V Hybrid along with some other subtle changes to the compact SUV.  The most obvious change extends to the entire 2020 CR-V lineup, which is a few design changes to…

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GM Tells Union They Must Pick Up Health Care Costs During Strike

General Motors said Tuesday the United Auto Workers will have to pick up the tab for members' health insurance during the union's national strike against the automaker. The news was not well received by the UAW, who is blasting GM for using current health care benefits against them.  "It's unfortunate that General Motors is using current heath care benefits -- that over…

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Mazda Debuting EV During Tokyo Motor Show

Mazda has confirmed plans to reveal an electric vehicle at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. This EV will be an all new model, not just an electrified variant of an existing Mazda badge.  News of the reveal was confirmed by Mazda spokesman Yoshikazu Nagai in a recent interview with Automotive News. Despite the confirmation itself, Nagai offered little in the way of…

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UAW Calls For National Strike Against General Motors

The United Auto Workers union has called for its members nationwide to strike against General Motors. The bold move comes as the two parties are reportedly still far apart on many critical items during the negotiation of their new collective bargaining agreement.  GM's contract with the union technically expired on September 14th. UAW officials were unwilling to extend the existing…

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2020 Cadillac CT4 Revealed (Again)

The 2020 Cadillac CT4 sedan has already been revealed in V-Series flavor, but now the luxury brand is taking the wraps off the rest of the CT4 lineup. Featuring an all-turbocharged engine lineup and what Cadillac calls an expressive design, Caddy is hoping to appeal to a new generation of luxury buyers.  Based on the next-generation Alpha platform, the CT4…

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Jaguar Previews Electric Flagship Sedan

Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed the next-generation Jaguar XJ sedan will be a battery-electric vehicle. The confirmation came via JLR CEO Ralf Speth, who offered a sneak peak of the new sedan during the reveal of the Land Rover Defender.  "Based on our rich knowledge and experience gained from the I-Pace, Formula-E and I-Pace eTROPHY, our engineering team is in full…

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2020 Land Rover Defender Revealed

Land Rover has finally taken the wraps off the 2020 Defender, formally releasing a returned legend. As expected, this Defender is an ultra-modern redux that still pays homage to the original.  Let's start with the Defender's design. It will be offered in Defender 90 (two-door) and Defender 110 (four-door) flavors. Both feature an overall shape that honors the Defender tradition;…

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2020 Land Rover Defender Breaks Cover

As is usually the case with high-profile future vehicles, the 2020 Land Rover Defender appears to have leaked out ahead of its reveal later this week. The images come courtesy of a South African automotive magazine and they appear to be the real deal.  The images first popped up on an Instagram account, but the images are photos of SA4X4…

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2020 Porsche Taycan Aims to Take on Tesla

It's been a long time coming, but Porsche has finally revealed its first battery-electric car, the 2020 Taycan. Not only is the Taycan the first fully-electric Porsche model, but it's also the first product EV ever to feature an 800-volt charging system.  If the Taycan looks familiar, that's because the production car is very closely related to the 2015 Mission…

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