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2018 BMW 4-Series Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

The 2018 BMW 4-Series is better equipped from the factory than previous years. Base coupes start at more than $44,000 and are equipped with synthetic leather upholstery, 18-inch wheels, a moonroof, power-adjustable front seats, automatic climate controls, Bluetooth connectivity, a 6.5-inch infotainment screen, and a rearview camera. That’s good base equipment, good options are available, and BMW offers its typical menu of (pricey) comprehensive add-ons—three points there. Its base infotainment screen is big enough to earn another point, but its…

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The Porsche 911: A quick video history

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email It’s hard to imagine a world without the Porsche 911 running rampant in the streets and tearing through packs at race tracks, but how did we get to this point? As Donut Media explains in the above video, the Porsche 911 was introduced in 1963 as a replacement for the the long-in-the-tooth Porsche 356 — the car Porsche developed right after WWII. Originally slated to be called the Porsche 901, Peugeot swooped in and claimed all…

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2019 Hyundai Veloster First Look

After nearly a decade on the market, the funky three-door Hyundai Veloster gets a whole new look. The redesigned Veloster, revealed at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show, also brings upgrades to available powertrains and several new interior features to the mix. To infuse a bit of pep to the standard Veloster, a new base engine has been added as well as a new high-performance Veloster N. Instead of the 1.6-liter non-turbocharged engine, the base Veloster now has a 2.0-liter engine…

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‘World’s Greatest’ Car Salesman Refuses to Relinquish Title Without Proof

For over four decades, Joe Girard has held the Guinness World Record for the most automotive sales in a single year. The 89-year-old retiree is so proud of his achievement that his own website proclaims him as the greatest retail salesman in history while simultaneously urging you to purchase his sales training books, DVDs, and audio CDs. However, he appears to have been trumped by a Cadillac and Chevrolet salesman from Dearborn, Michigan. Girard is having none of that and has decided to…

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Nearly 75,000 Toyota Tundra, Sequoia trucks and SUVs recalled

Two separate issues have prompted Toyota to recall close to 75,000 late-model SUVs and pickups, the automaker said Tuesday. The recalls cover certain 2017 and 2018 model year Sequoia SUVs and Tundra full-size pickups that either need new software or may have been inadvertently assembled with rear seats that weren’t tightened correctly at the automaker’s factory. The larger recall covers about 65,000 2018 Sequoias and Tundras that Toyota said in a statement will require a software update to correct “a…

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2019 Acura RDX Protoype First Look

Don’t be fooled by the “prototype” label on the Acura RDX Prototype. For all intents and purposes, you’re looking at the all-new 2019 Acura RDX, the third generation of the company’s compact SUV. The RDX is an important vehicle for the brand thanks to its intrinsic popularity coupled with the boom in sales of two-row compact SUVs. To that end, the RDX Prototype’s chiseled bodywork has a familial look and is draped over a new platform that won’t be shared…

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