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Refreshing or Revolting: 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe vs. 2018 Lexus LC

The 2019 BMW 8 Series revives a nameplate that hasn’t been seen in this market in 20 years. But the idea of a flagship coupe isn’t new. Other automakers have launched big, luxurious two-door grand tourers of their own before and since—including Lexus, which has the seductive-looking and surprisingly fun-to-drive LC 500. How does the BMW’s […]

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Roborace Proves Human Drivers are Optional in Goodwood Hillclimb

Technology firm Roborace succeeded at making history at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. Its Robocar was the first autonomous race car ever to climb the hill at the event, and as you can see in the video below, it did a pretty good job. Automated computer systems and a variety of sensors give the […]

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Video: Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign Runs the Goodwood Hillclimb

Over the years, the Nissan GT-R has become a bit dated due to a lack of a full redesign. Now, a collaboration between Nissan and Italdesign has resulted in a fresh reinterpretation of the sports car. The Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign debuted at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, where it was recorded running the famous […]

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BMW M Performance Parts Concept Rolls Out at Goodwood

BMW is turning the sporty style of its BMW M2 up a notch with the premiere of the BMW M Performance Parts Concept at the Festival of Speed in Goodwood this week. The frozen black BMW M Performance Parts Concept wrapped with gold accents is 132 pounds lighter than the M2 it’s based on and features […]

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Tesla EV Federal Tax Credits to Begin Winding Down

After hitting 200,000 sales, Tesla will have to start rolling back federal tax credits on its electric vehicles starting next year. Tesla will continue to offer the full $7,500 tax credit through the end of the year. Starting January 1, 2019, customers will only be eligible for $3,750, and that number drops to $1,875 on July […]

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