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Brabus Launches Online Configurator

posted by on 22 October 2012 in Aftermarket and Industry News

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German Mercedes-Benz tuner Brabus has built an online configurator tool that allows customers to “try on” the company’s latest bits without making the plunge. More…

Koni and TC Kline Racing Team Up for BMWCCA Oktoberfest 2012

posted by on 13 September 2012 in Aftermarket and Industry News

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Koni Shock Absorbers and TC Kline Racing are joining forces to offer complimentary shock absorber inspections and dyno testing, rebuild services and tuning advice at the BMW Car Club of America’s Oktoberfest national convention track events at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Sept. 20-23, 2012. “This is our way to say “thank you” to BMW […] More…

2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK350

posted by on 11 September 2012 in First Drive

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What, you can’t tell the 2013 Mercedes GLK from last year’s? That’s OK, take a look inside, where it counts. Here’s our assessment of the much improved 2013 GLK 350. More…

Volkswagen Unloads Full Details and Pics of Next-Gen Golf

posted by on 4 September 2012 in Automotive News

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Volkswagen released photos and full details of the next-generation Golf (Golf 7) today. The new car will be longer, lower and lighter than the current model, giving it leaner-looking proportions than it hasn’t had since the Nineties. The technology package, at least for Europe, will be quite extensive, including adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, city […] More…

Paris Sculpture Foretells Next Mercedes S-Class

posted by on 4 September 2012 in Automotive News

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Mercedes-Benz will once again use a three-dimensional art installation to preview the shape of an upcoming model. In this case, it’s the flagship S-Class sedan as foretold by the sculpture “Aesthetics S.” More…

Triumph Announces Pricing for 2013 Trophy Lux-Tourer

posted by on 4 September 2012 in Motorcycle News

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The 2013 Triumph Trophy SE will hit the US in January as a serious contender in the luxury touring category, starting at $18,999. More…

Porsche 911 Carrera 4 to Debut in Paris

posted by on 27 August 2012 in Automotive News

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Following the logical progression after the launch of the new 911 coupe and convertible, Porsche today announced the arrival of the 991-generation Carrera 4 and Carrera 4S with all-wheel drive. More…

2012 Pebble Beach Concours Galleries Live

posted by on 19 August 2012 in Cultural and Events News

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This weekend we’ve been on California’s Monterey Peninsula for the annual classic automobile pilgrimage. Today was the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, where 225 of the world’s finest cars and motorcycles were proudly displayed. Click the 450-picture photo gallery. It’ll be almost as good as actually being there. More…

2012 Jaguar XJ Supersport Speed

posted by on 16 August 2012 in First Drive

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So what if you can’t actually use the elevated 174-mph speed limiter. At least you know you could. We did it on the Autobahn with Jaguar’s XJL Supersport with Speed package. More…

All-New 2013 Range Rover Breaks Cover

posted by on 15 August 2012 in Automotive News

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Argue about the styling flourishes all you want, but the new Range Rover is all-aluminum and shed nearly half a ton off the old one… More…