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It may have the 200-horsepower Veloster Turbo engine

It may have the 200-horsepower Veloster Turbo engine.

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But this Sport is less sporty than the Sport hatch

This Sport is less sporty than the Sport hatch.

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It was developed with Chinese automaker JMC

It was developed with Chinese automaker JMC.

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It's slightly shorter than the Chinese model

It's slightly shorter than the Chinese model.

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Price increases are relatively modest

Price increases are relatively modest.

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This Turbo model has a cool center exhaust

This Turbo model has a cool center exhaust.

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A spokesman says the Nano may need fresh investment to survive

A spokesman says the Nano may need fresh investment to survive.

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Headlights trip up yet another new car

Headlights trip up yet another new car.

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You don't sacrifice much except gusto, and it costs thousands less

You don't sacrifice much except gusto.

First Drive

It packs more appeal than the old Juke — and with a killer Bose stereo

Light and frugal, it packs more appeal than the old Juke.

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It will come with three- and four-cylinder engines in Europe

It will come with three- and four-cylinder engines in Europe.

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Oh yes, you can have something that looks like this. Congrats?

Oh yes, you can have something that looks like this. Congrats?

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How does it match up with the performance establishment?

The 2019 Hyundai Veloster is completely new for its second generation, and it will be hitting dealers soon. And in Veloster Turbo form, it promises to be an interesting entry in the highly competitive affordable sporty car segment, one mostly populated by hot hatchbacks such as itself. The question of course is, can it stand up to the establishment, a group of vehicles including models with decades of history? Ahead of an upcoming drive, we decided to compare its specifications with those of the

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The most passenger capacity in the smallest package

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Nissan's littlest crossover has a little price

We're a bit split in the office about the introduction of the 2018 Nissan Kicks compact crossover and its replacement of the quirky Juke, but one thing we're in agreement about is that the price is a definite improvement. The base model 2018 Nissan Kicks S starts at $18,965, which is more than $2,000 less than the base model Juke in its final 2017 model year.

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$170 million investment replaces current production lines

Toyota will invest $170 million in a plant in Mississippi to build the next generation of its Corolla sedan, the Japanese automaker said on Thursday.

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It's way bigger, but arguably better

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta changed quite a bit from its immediate predecessor. It gained a heaping helping of style, changed up its suspension, and became a bit more efficient. But the differences between those two generations are minuscule next to those between the 2019 and the original 1980 VW Jetta. And those differences have been highlighted by VW, which produced a video showing off examples of each, and a whole bunch of information and specs on the two cars.

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'ElioCoin' cryptocurrency would also fund three-wheeler's production

Troubled three-wheel car startup Elio Motors is getting a $2.5 million lifeline from online retailer Overstock.com to help it pay off debts and accounts payable and fund capital expenditures. Elio simultaneously announced plans to launch a security token offering of a "ElioCoin" cryptocurrency to help it put the vehicle into production.

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It also becomes a bit more expensive

Nissan is updating the Rogue Sport line for 2018.5. It's not a major refresh, but it does make a number of safety features standard on all models including the base-level S. The standard features include automatic emergency braking, blind-spot warning and rear cross-traffic assist. The top-level SL trim also gains another standard convenience feature in the form of adaptive cruise control. This feature will also be available on the mid-level SV in the SV Technology Package.

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