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2014 Tech Car of the Year: A carbon fiber hyper hybrid

CNET's judges weighed in on the best cars we drove this year, picking the most advanced from an impressive field. In addition, check out the Car Tech 10, our awards for a variety of achievements in the automotive industry.

By December 17, 2014

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BMW debuts spectacular SUV performance with X5 M, X6 M

At the upcoming Los Angeles auto show, BMW will introduce the latest generation of its X5 M and X6 M SUVs, which exhibit sports-car-like performance.

By November 6, 2014

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With accessible XE, Jaguars could be as common as BMWs

The recently unveiled Jaguar XE gives the brand a car that can compete with the BMW 3-series, extending the range of the British automaker to, almost, everyman levels.

By September 25, 2014

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Hyundai Genesis Coupe will drop 2.0T engine with next update

Hyundai's sports coupe is losing the smaller of its two engine options for the 2015 model year.

By June 2, 2014

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BMW Concept X5 eDrive test drive: A big SUV with a big battery and a plug

BMW has been making waves with its i3 and i8, but now it's time for the company's more-traditional cars to get some bigger battery packs. We take a prototype plug-in hybrid X5 SUV for a quick spin.

By April 16, 2014

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New York showcases the cars of your future

For the New York auto show, opening this week, automakers have lined up a wide range of new models for every consumer need.

By April 14, 2014

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BMW X4 fills in another gap

BMW will show an all-new model, the 2015 X4, at the New York auto show next week. As you might imagine, it's like the X6 but smaller.

By April 9, 2014

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2015 Volvo XC90 Plug-In Hybrid could arrive summer 2015, execs say

Volvo expects to launch its first plug-in hybrid, an SUV, in the US next year.

By January 30, 2014

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Corvette chief engineer Tadge Juechter on the evolution from Stingray to Z06 and C7.R

The new Corvette Stingray has been winning awards left and right since its unveiling last year. We speak with the car's chief engineer about the just-unveiled Z06 edition, and how that became the C7.R racer.

By January 14, 2014

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Audi Sport Quattro concept highlights 30 years of tech progress

At the upcoming Frankfurt auto show, Audi will show the Sport Quattro concept, not only a 30-year anniversary marker for its original Sport Quattro, but an illustration of incredible technological progress.

By September 4, 2013