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Toyota teaches tech at the track with the Scion FR-S

At a recent Toyota Onramp event, we hit the racetrack in the 2014 Scion FR-S sports coupe to learn about the automaker's CAN-Gateway ECU tech.

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2014 BMW 328d xDrive Sports Wagon

Wagons are hot and diesels are hot. Brian Cooley checks out how well BMW combines the hotness in the 328d diesel wagon.

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Land Rover Discovery Sport loses concept styling

Photos of Land Rover's latest new vehicle looks like a big departure from the concept shown in New York last April.

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Energica Ego is a two-wheeled electric rocket with a $34,000 price tag

The culture of fast, exotic, Italian performance motorcycles dates back to the dawn of the vehicle. Now, a new Modena-based company is bringing that tradition into the future, with a lightning-fast battery-powered superbike.

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2015 Energica Ego electric superbike looks fast and futuristic (pictures)

Is this what the future of Italian motorcycles looks like? Energica certainly hopes so. Meet the 2015 Ego electric superbike.

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Tiny Kinivo kit gives cars Bluetooth music streaming, hands-free calls

The Kinivo BTC455 modernizes your car with Bluetooth, letting you wirelessly play music from your phone and make hands-free calls.

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Fiat 500L concept gets down with the surfing set (pictures)

Fiat released photos of a design concept based on its 500L model and inspired by Vans sneakers that it will bring to the Vans US Open of Surfing.

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Tesla and Panasonic said to reach agreement on Gigafactory

Tesla and Panasonic have reached an agreement on the so-called Gigafactory, a factory for building batteries for future Tesla electric cars.

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Mini drivers rally from San Francisco to Boston (pictures)

For the 2014 edition of the bi-annual Mini Takes the States rally, hundreds of Mini owners set off from the San Francisco Bay Area for a two-week road trip to Boston.

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Hot Wheels' real-life Darth Vader car (pictures)

Mattel's Hot Wheels line of model cars turns to the Dark Side at San Diego Comic-Con, with a full-size Darth Vadermobile. And yes, it's fully operational.

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Elon Musk named his Tesla Model S 'Old Faithful,' he tells Colbert

In an upcoming software update, Tesla owners can attach a name to their engine-less electric rides. For Musk, it's "Old Faithful," he tells Stephen Colbert.

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BlueDriver makes your phone into a diagnosis tool for your car

OBD-II diagnostic device BlueDriver interprets engine error codes to suggest what might need fixing, and lets you know if your car is ready for a smog check.

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