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As mobile office or living room, the Black Label is a long-haul specialist

As mobile office or mobile living room, the Black Label is a long-haul specialist.

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Lighter, more powerful version of the Huracán is the best-performing Lambo of all time.

The 2018 Lamborghini Huracán Performante is 88 pounds lighter than the standard Huracán Coupe, and the suspension is stiffened by 10 percent.

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Kia gets a lot of things right in this usable PHEV.

In the science of the plug-in hybrid, there's little new.

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Opulent, Effortless, And Too Good For Children

The 2017 Audi Q7 is lighter and more tech-laden than before, making it better equipped to do battle with the growing crop of luxury three-row crossovers.

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The Micro Machine Gets Smarter

The 2016 Smart ForTwo finally ditches that horrible automated manual transmission. But even beyond that, the new car is vastly improved in many ways, as we found out during a test in Portland, OR.

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Third Gen's The Charm

The Audi TT might not be a style icon anymore, but it's evolved into a better sports car than ever before. Following our test of the Euro-spec model last year, we test the US-spec car on the roads of northwest Oregon.

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The British Are Coming, And This Time It's Real

Our second drive in the 2017 XE sedan has us convinced that Jaguar has a winner. Bring on the BMW 3 Series.

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Grip It And Rip It

Volkswagen hired a photographer to come shoot the handful of journalists that it brought to drive the 2015 Golf R at Buttonwillow Raceway north of Los Angeles. This fact, though unremarkable in and of itself, was something I hadn't noticed until I was well into my track time – probably ten laps deep on a day that would see me run twice that number. In any event, I noticed the intrepid shooter as he was sprinting from one side of the track to the other somewhere before Turn 2, while I was b

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The Four-Ring Brand's First Production E-Tron Has Us Pretty Amped

Over the years, we've had a chance to test a lot of Audi E-Tron vehicles, from very early all-electric prototypes (back then we only got to sit in the passenger seat) to the A6 L E-Tron PHEV and the A1 E-Tron plug-in hybrid. All of them were concepts and promises, merely whispers of what was possible, even as the Nissan Leaf, Chevrolet Volt and two Tesla models were making waves in the marketplace.