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https://www.motortrend.com - Several years ago, some Toyota Prius driver (whom we’ll probably never know) was living in Japan’s cold northern island of Hokkaido and having trouble getting enough grip on a snowy day. Toyota began to hear other stories like this, so it came up with a simple, low-cost solution: a small electric motor on the rear axle that was tuned purely to help get the otherwise front-drive Prius moving on the crunchy white fluff.
https://www.guideautoweb.com - Chevy’s flagship sports car hasn’t changed much since the seventh-generation car was introduced for the 2014 model year, but some trim levels have been added to the Corvette range over time.
https://news.pickuptrucks.com - It's been eight years since small pickup truck buyers had a new Ford Ranger option but given how many of the old Rangers are still being well used, it looks like Ford may have a deep and wide audience ready to take a closer look at this all-new celebrity. It wasn't that long ago when Ford argued it didn't need a small pickup; customer tastes were moving to larger (and in some cases less expensive) half-ton pickups and other manufacturers retreating entirely from the shrinking mid-size pickup segment.
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https://insideevs.com - Class is in session. If you have ever been curious about the drive unit that puts the Chevy Bolt in motion, well, wonder no more.
http://blog.consumerguide.com - This is an installment in a series of posts looking back on show cars that we feel deserved a little more attention than they got. If you have a suggestion for a Forgotten Concepts topic, please shoot us a line or leave a comment below.
https://www.kbb.com - The Chevy Silverado is the second best-selling pickup in America and is all new this year, dropping 450 pounds while improving figures for towing and payload. Silverado owners can choose between six engine options including a diesel, three transmission choices (6-speed, 8-speed and 10-speed depending on engine and trim) and eight models including a new Trail Boss model with a factory 2-inch lift. Of note are unique features like a choice of configurable or power-operated tailgate, advanced driver-assist system and a rearview camera mirror.
https://www.detroitnews.com - "Fins: Harley Earl, the Rise of General Motors, and the Glory Days of Detroit" by William Knoedelseder celebrates the iconic auto designer.
https://www.motorauthority.com - General Motors has once again filed to trademark the "Enspire" name, which points to the possibility we'll soon see a new Buick crossover by that name.
https://www.hotrod.com - There are some moments in life that one feels completely unworthy of experiencing, and driving “Project X” was one of those moments for me. Project X has been around our company since the 1960s being used as a test vehicle and as a way to teach several generations of hot rodders how to build a car.