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Opel Plans a Hybrid Astra OPC Hot-Hatch with 300 HP

2013 Opel Astra OPC

The eight-gen hatchback will sport a radical look inspired by the Mokka SUV. The latest addition to the PSA Group, Opel is set to release the 2021 Astra small family hatchback. The upcoming Astra will be based on the group’s brand new EMP2 platform and designed radically, similar to the …

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2022 Lexus LS 500 Gains a Touchscreen and Better Ride

2021_Lexus LS 500 F Sport

The Japanese luxury carmaker has made some much-needed upgrades to the 2022 Lexus LS, including a large touchscreen inside. The Lexus LS may not be the most popular luxury sedan, especially in recent times. Nonetheless, the Japanese carmaker still nurtures its flagship model, which just received a plethora of upgrades. …

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Aston Martin and Mercedes-Benz Deepen Their Relationship

Aston Martin and Mercedes-Benz Deepen Their Relationship

Aston Martin would get hybrid and electric technology from Mercedes, while the German manufacturer increases its stake in the British brand. Struggling British carmaker Aston Martin announced the continuation of its partnership with Mercedes, allowing it to gain access to more German-made power units. Aston Martin and Mercedes have been …

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Mercedes-AMG One Hypercar will Have Over 1,200 HP

Mercedes-AMG Project One

Mercedes-AMG already teased us with 1,000 hp, but it seems the production model One hypercar will be even more powerful. Following its 2017 launch at the International Motor Show in Germany, the AMG One project stumbled upon repeated development delays. It now seems like engineers might have finally completed their …

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BMW X8 M to Have 750 HP Hybrid Twin-Turbo V8

BMW X8 M

Spy pictures reveal a squared-off design with much of the elements borrowed from the X7. However, the X8 will have a more aggressive stance and a lower roofline. BMW should soon launch its brand-new flagship SUV, the X8. If everything goes as planned, it should be released as a 2022 …

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Ford Escape PHEV Delayed to 2021 Due to Kuga Recall

2020 Ford Escape PHEV

Ford is delaying production of the Escape Plug-in Hybrid to 2021 as its cousin, the Kuga faces unexplained fire issues in Europe. The company already recalled as many as 20,500 models after seven fire cases were reported in European Kuga models. Consequently, the upcoming Escape production has been immediately suspended, …

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