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This week on Jay Leno's Garage, Jay drives a bubblegum pink AMC AMX. It has quite a history, too, as the prize for being Playboy Playmate of the Year and a slight connection to the Manson murders.

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All-Wheel-Drive Battery-Powered Concept Revealed At Top Marques Monaco

The Toroidion 1MW supercar has had its official reveal at Top Marques in Monaco. This megawatt electric concept hails from Finland, and is the first fruit of a four-year effort.

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The 2015 Shanghai Motor Show; driving the 2016 Mazda CX-5; automakers warning gearheads to stop repairing their own cars. Those are Autoblog's stop stories for Monday, April 20, 2015.

ETC

A Hyundai dealer in Texas has created a lucrative side business as the go-to place to buy a Chevy SSR. It's also a major supporter of the model's enthusiast community.

Shanghai

Infiniti has revealed the Q70L Bespoke Edition at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show, graced with an interior designed to bridge the gap between production and concept cars.

Shanghai

Honda is showcasing the Concept D crossover at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show, previewing a production version to follow as the company's flagship model in China.

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Total Converting French Refinery To Make Biodiesel

Meet Tesla's assembly robots named after X-Men characters. Carlos Ghosn says China needs to ramp up EV incentives before Nissan will introduce more. Total will convert French petroleum refinery to make biodiesel.

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As Tesla struggled in 2013, the company was so close to being gobbled up by Google that Elon Musk and Larry Page shook on a preliminary deal.

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US-Spec Miata Production Now Underway

Production of the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is now underway for the US. The company is also spilling the beans on the standard features for all of the trims and the full pricing.

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2015 Shanghai Motor Show

We're set to record Autoblog Podcast #427 live tonight at 10:00 PM Eastern. Have a look at our rundown of topics, and sound off with your questions and comments via the Q&A module.

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Aston Martin undertakes to replace every model in its lineup, and add as many as three new ones, within the next five years as part of its ambitious Second Century revitalization plan.

Shanghai

Nissan has revealed the all-new Lannia sedan at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show, designed and developed specifically for young buyers in the Chinese market.

Shanghai

Ferrari rolled into the Shanghai Motor Show this year with a rather stunning take on the California T customized through the company's Tailor Made program in Grigio Ingrid with a deep brown leather interior.

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Lamborghini puts a greater emphasis on its own heritage with the Polo Storico division, charged with maintaining classic Lambos and archiving their history.

Shanghai

McLaren introduces the 540C coupe at the Shanghai Motor Show. Aimed at the Chinese market but apparently available worldwide by special order, it comes with 533 horsepower and a starting price of 126,000 pounds, which is a little less grunt and a 17,000-pound savings over the 570S.

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Plant Tab May Hit $5 Billion When All Said And Done

Tesla has spent $62 million so far prepping its Gigafactory in Nevada.

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Ford announces plans to expand its engine plant to be the largest in Mexico, and build its first transmission facility south of the border, as part of a combined $2.5-billion investment.

Shanghai

Volvo presents the XC90 Excellence at the Shanghai Motor Show with the Lounge Console concept, packing even more luxury for customers who prefer to be driven than drive themselves.

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451 Ram owners drove to Arlington, TX, to set a new world record for the longest parade of pickup trucks, coinciding with the Academy of Country Music Awards at the home of the Dallas Cowboys.

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A DARPA test back in March has successfully launched two different rear-facing weapons from a Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor cargo plane.

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Rounding Out The Package Without Dulling The Edges

Mazda's CX-5 has always been a small crossover with driverly appeal. The newest refresh may push it into the sweet spot of the segment, for everyone.