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Car Tech 101: Horsepower vs. Torque

Brian Cooley explains the sometimes tricky relationship between the two ways your engine's power is measured.

By February 26, 2013

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Lamborghini debuts 910 horsepower Asterion plug-in hybrid

Lambo wants in on the new wave of hybrid supercars, so it's brought the 910-horsepower Asterion concept to the 2014 Paris Motor Show.

By October 2, 2014

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Chevy's 625-horsepower blow-dryer

Chevy previewed the 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible today ahead of its unveiling during the New York auto show next week, its most powerful open-top to date.

By April 11, 2014

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Nissan cranks 400 horsepower from three cylinders

Nissan announced specifications for the gasoline engine component of its ZEOD hybrid gas-electric race car, which will compete in the 24 hours of Le Mans and FIA endurance races.

By January 27, 2014

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Tesla Model S gains Autopilot, all-wheel-drive option

At an event crowded with Tesla fans in Los Angeles, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk announced advanced driver-assistance systems in the Model S, along with an all-wheel-drive option.

By October 9, 2014

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CNET on Cars 12: BMW 750Li vs. Lexus LS 460

In this episode, we find out if the BMW 750Li or Lexus LS 460 F Sport are more CNET-style, why you may be obsessing about the wrong thing about your engine, and the Top 5 ways The Man decides what technology is in your car.

By February 25, 2013

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2016 Mazda MX-5 getting 2.0L Skyactiv engine in US, possible 'i-stop' tech

A possible reason for Mazda being so cagey about nailing down specs for the next MX-5 is the possibility that we'll see a decrease in stated power.

By October 2, 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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Polestar takes world's safest car to the track

Volvo's reputation for safety is unparalleled, but that doesn't mean the cars can't also be fun. Tuner company Polestar lets CNET editor Wayne Cunningham drive laps in its special-edition S60.

By September 24, 2014

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Get a Sony Vaio Tap 11 hybrid PC for $379.95

Originally $800, this refurbished 11.6-inch tablet includes a keyboard, kickstand, and 128GB SSD.

By August 29, 2014