2016 Chrysler 200, DeLorean Comeback, McLaren P1 GTR: What’s New @ The Car Connection

February 2, 2016

From The Car Connection:

2016 Chrysler 200 Review

The Chrysler 200 made its debut last year, and is a dramatic improvement over the former model of the same name (and yes, the Sebring nameplate, too). For 2016, these stylish mid-size sedans return for their second model year with just a few feature changes, some interior improvements, and three new exterior colors.

Brand New DeLorean DMC-12s Coming Soon, Thanks To The U.S. Congress

Rejoice car geeks, movie fans, and sci-fi nerds: the long-lost DeLorean DMC-12 could be coming back to showrooms soon. Whom do we have to thank for that? The U.S. Congress, apparently.

Tesla Applies For Dealership License In Michigan. This Ought To Be Interesting

For years, Tesla Motors has fought to undo, overturn, and slip through loopholes in state franchise laws that prevent automakers from selling vehicles directly to consumers. But now, in an interesting twist, Tesla has begun applying for a dealership license.

McLaren P1 GTR

McLaren P1 GTR

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From Motor Authority:

Go Inside The Workshop Where McLaren P1 GTRs Are Kept And Maintained

In a small corner of McLaren’s sprawling headquarters in Woking, England is a small shed set up for the P1 GTR. In case you’re not familiar with the car, it’s a more extreme version of the P1 supercar designed and built exclusively for the track, meaning the engineers weren’t limited by any regulations or design rules when coming up with the specifications.

Ford GT Ordering Starts This Month

Ford’s new GT supercar is already one of the most desirable cars on the planet, and that’s before the Blue Oval has listed any of the performance specs or even mentioned a price. That was to be expected, though, given the fact Ford will only offer the car for a limited time.

Hyundai & MINI Hire Some Big Names For Super Bowl 50: Video

When it comes to Super Bowl spots, animals and celebrities tend to be the two most popular options. We’ll be seeing both during Super Bowl 50, where on February 7 the Carolina Panthers will take on the Denver Broncos at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

Denise Gray, CEO of LG Chem Power Inc.

Denise Gray, CEO of LG Chem Power Inc.

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From Green Car Reports:

Denise Gray, CEO Of Battery Maker LG Chem Power: Five Questions

Denise Gray is used to challenges in her career, generally over new technologies. As a young engineer at GM, she first designed electrical components, then got her first major managerial role on the team to develop what became the 1997 Corvette.

Top Six Trends In Plug-In Electric Cars Through 2020

Five years after the first mass-market electric car hit the market, cars with plugs haven't lived up to the most optimistic projections for their adoption. They are at least pacing the rate of hybrid cars over their first five years, but numerous factors have challenged what advocates see as an obvious evolution.

Diesel Has An Endpoint, Says Fiat Chrysler's Marchionne

The ongoing Volkswagen emissions scandal has many analysts, pundits, and automotive executives pondering the future of diesel in the U.S. So far, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Sergio Marchionne has been on the more optimistic side.

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