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2020 Aston Martin DBX pursuing Porsche Cayenne
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15th Jul 2019
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2020 Aston Martin DBX pursuing Porsche Cayenne

Aston Martin is busy testing its first-ever SUV, the Aston Martin DBX, with sights set firmly on the Volkswagen Group's extensive portfolio of luxurious crossovers – particularly the Porsche Cayenne. Speaking exclusively to CarAdvice at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Ian Hartley, Aston Martin's senior manager of vehicle dynamics, said the Porsche Cayenne is the DBX's main target.
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Paul Maric
Thanks to V2X, self-driving vehicles will be the best listeners on the road
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15th Jul 2019
3 min read

Thanks to V2X, self-driving vehicles will be the best listeners on the road

From the 1958 Chrysler Imperial with cruise control to the Tesla Model S equipped with Autopilot, cars continue to advance and remove the driver from the equation. When it comes to going from A to B, drivers are the biggest problem on the road - we’re only human. But no matter how advanced the car, it needs the help of its surroundings to know what's around the corner.
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Geoff Quattromani
Ford and Volkswagen alliance expands to electric, autonomous tech
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15th Jul 2019
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Ford and Volkswagen alliance expands to electric, autonomous tech

Ford's next generation of electric vehicles will be underpinned by Volkswagen's modular electric platform (MEB), after the two companies expanded their technology and platform sharing alliance. The Blue Oval will use Volkswagen's new MEB electric platform on at least one 'high-volume, fully-electric vehicle in Europe' to be released in 2023.
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Scott Collie
Cadillac commits to the manual transmission
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13th Jul 2019
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Cadillac commits to the manual transmission

The motoring world is moving away from manual transmissions, but Cadillac has committed to keeping three-pedal performance cars alive. Having launched the warmed-over CT4-V and CT5-V, vehicles similar in approach to AMG 43 or BMW M Performance models, Cadillac confirmed there are proper M and AMG rivals in the works – and they'll have manual variants.
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Scott Collie
2020 Acura MDX, mystery flagship sedan leaked
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12th Jul 2019
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2020 Acura MDX, mystery flagship sedan leaked

Acura's next-generation MDX SUV and a mysterious large sedan have been uncovered by a curious owner. The owner of a current-generation RDX SUV was digging through the software on his car's infotainment system and came across pictures of the two models by accident.
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Scott Collie