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Goodyear Acquiring Cooper Tire in $2.8 Billion Cash and Stock Deal

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. will acquire fellow Ohio-based tire manufacturer Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. for approximately $2.8 billion in a cash and stock transaction, the companies announced […]

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Jaguar Announces Plans to Go All-Electric in 2025, Land Rover to Introduce 6 Electric Models by 2026

Jaguar Land Rover, one of the most storied companies in automotive history, has just announced that it will transform the Jaguar marque into an all-electric luxury brand starting in 2025. […]

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A Closer Look at the New 3rd-Generation 2022 Nissan Frontier Mid-Size Pickup Truck

When was the last time we wrote about the Nissan Frontier? (checks watch) Turns out, never. That’s probably because Nissan hasn’t brought out a totally new one in a long […]

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Production Begins on 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat: The Most Powerful SUV Ever

Last summer, the folks over at Dodge revealed plans for a Hellcat version of its Durango SUV. Because: Hellcat all-the-things. Now, we have confirmation that Dodge wasn’t bluffing, because production […]

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Ford Unleashes 2021 F-150 Raptor, Specs, Engine, Transmission, Features & More

Introduced in 2010, the original Ford F-150 Raptor kicked off the hardcore off-road performance category that’s soon to be occupied by newcomers like the Ram TRX and Jeep Wrangler 392. […]

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Ford Unveils 3 Bronco Race Trucks to Compete in the King of the Hammers Off-Road Race

For off-road racing fans, the annual King of the Hammers competition is a really big deal. Taking place in Johnson Valley, California, it’s a weeklong festival of off-roading that attracts […]

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SSC Tuatara Becomes the World’s Fastest Production Car with a 282.9 mph Speed Run Average

With a certified two-way average of 282.9 miles per hour, the SSC Tuatara is now the world’s fastest production car. The speed runs occurred January 17, 2020 at the Johnny […]

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GM Announces Plans to Eliminate Tailpipe Emissions by 2035, Be Carbon Neutral by 2040

General Motors announced today that the company plans to eliminate tailpipe emissions in all of its light duty vehicles by 2035. In other words, its mass-market lineup of cars, trucks, […]

FCA-Peugeot Merger Done: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep & Ram Now Owned by Stellantis
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FCA-Peugeot Merger Done: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep & Ram Now Owned by Stellantis

On January 19th, 2020, the New York Stock Exchange listed the Stellantis ticker symbol STLA for the first time. That pretty much put the cap on a merger over a […]

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NHTSA Officially Permits the Sale of Turn-Key Replica Cars from Low-Volume Auto Manufacturers

Way back in 2015, Congress passed legislation that allowed low-volume motor vehicle manufacturers to start selling “replica” cars based on vehicles that were at least 25 years old—for example, a […]