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NEW CAR: A completely insane electric Lamborghini

Lamborghini Terzo Millennio-Concept

It would fit nicely into some superhero’s garage, or in some sort of sci-fi racing video game. It’s the Lamborghini Terzo Millenio, a prototype that exists as an indication of Lamborghini’s future direction. We will never see a Terzo Millenio as presented this week by Lambo out on the road, but its design, its technologies and its electric powertrain could ...

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Mazda’s rotary engine could serve as an EV range extender

It left the market with the 2012 Mazda RX-8, but the rotary engine remains at the heart of several rumors and news about future Mazda models. Recently, Mazda’s head of engine development, Mitsuo Hitomi said the rotary engine could be used as a range extender for a future Mazda electric vehicle. At the Tokyo Motor Show, Mr. Hitomi offered a ...

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Toyota GR HV SPORTS: the next Toyota 86?

Toyota GR HV

Toyota was busy at the Tokyo Motor Show this week. A handful of models were introduced including the Toyota GR HV SPORTS concept, a coupe that immediately reminds us of the current Toyota 86. That shouldn’t come as a surprise when we know that the GR HV SPORTS is actually built on the current 86 platform. That said, Toyota did ...

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