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Rumor: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica to feature Google's autonomous tech, details may come today

Rumor: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica to feature Google's autonomous tech, details may come today

Last week, we reported on rumors that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Google were preparing to announce a strategic partnership. Rather than carrying out a merger, as FCA had wanted to do with General Motors (and Ford, and Volkswagen), we suspected that FCA might want to install some of Google's... read more

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2015 Ford Ranger for global markets

5 Reasons To Bring Back The Ford Ranger ASAP

Remember the Ford Ranger? The often-maligned pint-sized pickup that disappeared from U.S. showrooms around 2011? According to Detroit News, it could be poised for a comeback... read more August 26, 2015 by


 
Anthony Jannarelly's i-Mo concept

Apple's Car Project Is Picking Up Speed: Top-Secret Tests Allegedly In The Works In California

Back in February, the auto industry was abuzz with rumors about a new, top-secret division at Apple called "Project Titan" that was allegedly building an electric car... read more August 17, 2015 by


 
Ssangyong Tivoli

Rumor: Ssangyong & Mahindra To Sell U.S. Crossover That Will Compete With Jeep Wrangler

While car sales in China seem to be cooling off, and Europe continues to struggle toward economic stability, the U.S. auto market remains hot, hot, hot. That makes it a very... read more June 4, 2015 by


 
Chevrolet Bolt EV concept, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Chevrolet Bolt Electric Car Production Begins In Michigan In 2016

For those who've gazed upon the cute, chunky, Chevrolet Bolt electric car concept and wondered if it will ever go into production, today's your lucky day. According to Auto... read more February 6, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 R-Design

Rumor: Volvo Developing A New Service To Eliminate Stopping At Gas Stations

Last year, Volvo unveiled a service called "Roam Delivery", which was meant to solve a problem that many of us have -- namely, the problem of receiving large packages when... read more February 3, 2015 by


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake

Rumor: Mercedes-Benz U.S. Headquarters Moving From New Jersey To Atlanta, Georgia

Last spring, rumors began circulating that Toyota planned to consolidate its U.S. operations under one roof -- not in California, its longtime base of American operations... read more December 17, 2014 by


 
2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid

Ford Is Developing A New Line Of Hybrids To Take On The Toyota Prius

When it comes to alternative vehicles, no automaker can match Toyota's success on the sales floor. Although Honda beat Toyota to the hybrid punch a decade-and-a-half ago, the... read more August 22, 2014 by


 
2011 MINI Paceman concept

2013 MINI Clubvan, Paceman May Be Followed By Two New Models

When BMW brought the retro-styled MINI to U.S. showrooms in 2001, it was an instant hit with shoppers, but the car had its share of critics, too. "Yeah, it's a nice, modern... read more July 16, 2012 by 4


 
2011 Saab 9-4X

Hold The Phone! Saab Not Dead, Sale Announcement Today

Poor Saab. More importantly: poor Saab fans. Just when they've come to terms with the death of their favorite car company, another rumor hits the interweb about Saab being... read more June 13, 2012 by 2


 
VW Bulli Concept from Volkswagen Group of America

Volkswagen To Launch Retro-Styled Bulli Concept For 2014: Rumor

When Volkswagen unveiled its Bulli concept vehicle last March at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, the response from the press and the public was fairly unanimous: "Build it!" Now... read more August 15, 2011 by 4


 
2011 Jeep Patriot

Report: Jeep Working On A New Compact Crossover/SUV

Just yesterday we chased up rumors of a diesel-powered Wrangler for the U.S., and today, the Jeep whispers are circulating again, this time with a compact B-segment crossover... read more March 4, 2011 by 0


 
Volkswagen, Alfa Romeo logos

Rumor: Volkswagen Wants To Purchase Alfa Romeo

According to an article in Germany's Automobilwoche, the Volkswagen Group wants to bring another child into its already-crowded family of brands: Alfa Romeo. Citing an... read more August 23, 2010 by 0


 
Tim Cook

Rumor: GM Eyeing Apple Exec For Its New CEO?

On Christmas Eve, we reported that General Motors had just hired Microsoft CFO Chris Liddell to be its new chief financial officer, and that he was rumored to be in the... read more January 4, 2010 by 11


 
2010 Mazda RX-8

Rumor: Mazda To Re-Launch RX-7, Retire RX-8

Folks of a certain age will no doubt recall the snazzy Mazda RX-7. In the early 1980s, while Van Halen fans were cruising the strip in Trans-Ams and Firebirds, their equally... read more December 28, 2009 by 1


 
2009 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class

Rumor: Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake?

In America, station wagons began falling from favor in the late 1970s, when vans and, subsequently, SUVs became the preferred family ride. Today, however,  there appears to... read more December 23, 2009 by 1


 

 
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