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Hyundai Motor Group And Rimac Automobili Partner Up For High-Performance EV

Hyundai has just announced that they will invest EUR 80 million in Rimac to develop high-performance EV and FCEV prototypes by 2020. We’re not sure who to take more seriously anymore. Rimac was already on our must-watch list for future product and technology development and now that Hyundai and Kia have decided to work with the Croatian EV company, Hyundai’s suddenly jumped ...

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Volkswagen SportWagen and Alltrack Killed Next Year?

The Golf Sportwagen wagon isn’t in Volkswagen’s plans for next year. Quebec publication Le Guide de l’Auto is reporting that the Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen won’t return after the 2019 model-year. A release obtained by the site and intended for Volkswagen dealerships apparently confirmed that the Sportwagen is out. The more rugged Alltrack version is also on the way out. That said, consumers will still ...

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Toyota unveils all-new 2019 Corolla Hatchback

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback

Announced today, the new 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback that we will see for the first time next week at the New York International Auto Show means the end of the Corolla IM, and by the same token the association that still existed with Scion which disappeared in 2016. The Corolla IM, previously the Scion IM, was added to the Corolla ...

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A small affordable Mercedes-Benz presented in Geneva

Mercedes-Benz A Class

After its announcement a few weeks ago, the new 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class was officially unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show. Featuring a 2.0-liter turbo four-cylinder engine delivering 221 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, it will be the most affordable Mercedes-Benz for sale in Canada when it enters the market. It will also offer 370 liters of cargo space, optional ...

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The Toyota GR Supra Racing Concept from Geneva

Toyota GR Supra Racing Concept

Well, it was not the “real” Supra, but we have to deal with it. It is the Toyota GR Supra Racing concept, a model developed by Toyota Gazoo Racing that proves Toyota’s commitment to revive the legendary Supra. The latter will be unveiled in 2019, probably at the Detroit Auto Show. In the meantime, let’s take a look at this ...

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The 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric unveiled in Geneva

2019 Hyundai Kona

The Hyundai Kona is already one of Canada’s most anticipated SUVs of the year, and now we’re getting a new 100% electric version with impressive features. Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show, this new electric Kona offers two engines, one of which can reach 470 kilometers of range! The first engine develops 133 horsepower and can reach 100 km/h in ...

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