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Pricing for Toyota’s Former Scion Lineup Announced

Pricing has been announced for Toyota’s upcoming lineup of former Scion vehicles. Since Scion, a subsidiary of Toyota, was closed and absorbed by its parent company, their vehicles will be going into Toyota’s 2017 lineup.   2017 Toyota 86 Formerly the Scion FR-S, the 2017 Toyota 86 comes into the market with an improved look and a sportier performance. Toyota has given the 2017 86 a new front end with a next level look featuring LED headlights, a new fog lamp bezel, and a redesigned bumper. A redesigned rear end…

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2016 Honda Accord Coupe | AutoNation Drive

 Style:  2-door Coupe  Seating Capacity:  4 – 5 passengers, depending on size  Base Price:  $ 23,775*  Price as Tested:  $ 31,745 *  Engine:  3.5L SOHC i-VTEV V6 Earth Dreams  Horsepower / Torque:  278 horsepower / 251 lb. ft.  Transmission:  6-Speed Manual (driven), Auto available  Fuel Economy:  18 city / 28 highway / 22 combined  Curb Weight:  3,179 lbs. base (3,397 lbs. as driven)     Front Page: There have been few cars to reach the success of the Honda Accord, whether in the Sedan, Coupe, or Hybrid.  The 2016 Honda…

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2017 Porsche 911 goes full turbo at Frankfurt Motor Show

At the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, Porsche used the event’s bright lit stage to show off updates to the 911’s bread-and-butter models: the Carrera and Carrera S. Earmarked for the 2017 model year, the two trims sport improved looks courtesy of revamped front and rear fascias, new headlights and taillights, and even redesigned exterior door handles. Arguably the biggest change to the 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S, though, sits beneath the thin vertical louvers of the car’s revamped rear decklid: a twin-turbocharged flat-6 engine. Measuring 3.0-liters, the new six-cylinder boxer…

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Official: 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe loses 2.0L turbo four

Hyundai announced to no longer be offering the 2.0L turbocharged four-banger with the Genesis Coupe for the 2015 model year. Although the car maintains majority of its offerings from the outgoing model year, the 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe can no only be had with the brand’s venerable 3.8L naturally-aspirated V6. The only other significant changes is the addition of LED daytime running lights, while the 3.8 R-Spec models now get automatic climate control and a passive entry system. Additionally, the 3.8L Grand Touring model was dropped from the line. The…

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Official: General Motors confirms 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe to come with OnStar 4G LTE connectivity

The all-new 2015 Cadillac ATS is making quite the statement for America’s top brass. And to make sure America’s premiere luxury automaker stays with the competition, following directly in the footsteps of Audi, Cadillac officially announced to be bringing 4G LTE connectivity in addition to OnStar, complete with a WiFi hotspot. The wireless data service will be incorporated with Cadillac’s CUE infotainment system. In addition to providing apps such as iHeartRadio and Pandora with their own Internet connectivity, without the requirement of your smartphone, the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe’s hotspot…

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