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powertrain

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2015 Acura RDX

The Acura RDX becomes a simpler, more refined SUV for the 2015 model year with a new engine and AWD system, but terrible dashboard tech hurts the bottom line.

July 8, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 8, 2014
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​Volkswagen XL Sport is an efficient supercar with Ducati power

VW's XL1 was a 261 mpg hyper-efficient beast, but for the Paris Motor Show, VW is giving it a power boost to create this, the 168 mph XL Sport concept.

By October 3, 2014

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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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With Toyota in its rearview mirror, GM talks fuel-cell cars (Q&A)

Toyota has unveiled plans to sell a clean and green hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle in the US next year. CNET talks with a GM exec about the challenge of competing.

By June 28, 2014

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Toyota to launch first hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle for about $70K

Toyota isn't exactly pricing its first hydrogen fuel cell vehicle to move. But it does appear to be price competitive with the Tesla Model S.

By June 25, 2014

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Japan putting 'full weight' of government behind fuel-cell vehicles

The Japanese government is getting behind fuel-cell vehicles in a big way. This follows recent comments from a Toyota executive that battery-powered cars are not the future of long-range alternative fuel cars.

By May 28, 2014

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2015 Acura TLX gets a new look, new name

The tech and powertrain changes to this 2015 sedan run so deep, Acura decided to just rename it.

By April 17, 2014

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GM to invest $49 million in Bedford power-train plant, will create or maintain 91 jobs

General Motors will invest $49 million to purchase tooling and equipment for the Bedford, Ind., power-train plant. The investment will also create or retain 91 jobs.

By June 9, 2011

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2015 Jeep Renegade goes rogue ahead of Geneva debut

We get an early peek at the newest model from Jeep.

By March 3, 2014

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ALTe Powertrain Tech retrofits trucks as plug-ins

Are conversions a quicker route to electric vehicles? Start-up has marketing deal to retrofit vans and pick-ups for fleet owners as extended-range EVs.

By April 7, 2011