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Magnaflow already has cat-back setup for Ford F-150 2.7L EcoBoost

Despite the engine’s newness, the folks at Magnaflow already have a cat-back setup ready for the 2015 Ford F-150’s 2.7-liter EcoBoost mill.

Carlos Ghosn says infrastructure = EV sales

Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn thinks he’s got this whole Chicken-or-Egg Conundrum of EV sales all figured out.

Volvo testing three-cylinder, 180-HP Drive-E engine

Volvo’s upping its Drive-E powertrain game by testing a three-cylinder engine that makes “around 180 horsepower,” according to the automaker.

Three’s Company: We drive the 2015 Mazda3

Its infotainment is a bit bizarre, and it has a manual transmission — and man, is this Mazda3 a good-looking car for the money.

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Yarr she blows: We get a taste of the Toyota Yaris SE

Testing the 2015 Toyota Yaris back-to-back with one of its prime competitors, the sales-leading Nissan Versa Note, has been an interesting experience.

DriveNow launches in London, BMW i3 EVs coming in 2015

Carsharing service DriveNow launched in London this week, and ze Germans said they will bring the BMW i3 electric vehicle (EV) to the party sometime in 2015.

2015 Kia Sedona: One last swing for traditional minivans

As the 2015 Kia Sedona begins trickling into the marketplace, we wonder if it could represent one last big swing for the fences in the U.S. minivan segment.

NEVS seeks reorg extension, says Asian OEMs eye Saab stake

NEVS — A.K.A. Saab — is seeking an extension of its reorganization period as rumors swirl that Mahindra may be taking a majority stake in the company.

Renault-Nissan Alliance says 200,000th EV has been sold

Not only does Renault-Nissan Alliance say it sold its 200,000th EV in early November, it also says Alliance EVs have seized 58% of the global EV market.

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Va-Va-Volvo: Volvo S60 T6 puts me under its powerful spell

The 2015.5 Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E engine had both a supercharger and a turbocharger, and the combo proved both powerful and fuel-efficient — and charming.

Aluminum Ford F-150 MPG numbers are in

In using aluminum more extensively than it has been used in U.S. trucks before, Ford F-150 aims for the MPG crown. The results are not breathtaking.

Fiat 500X launches, Mopar offers 100+ accessories immediately

The 2016 Fiat 500X was unveiled this week during LA Auto Show, and Mopar announced more than 100 parts and accessories for the new model immediately.