Tag: USA

Dodge Recalls 173 Challengers And Chargers Over Wrong Wheel-Brake Combo

FCA has announced that it is recalling a number of 2019 Dodge Challenger and Charger vehicles. That’s because an incompatible front wheel and brake package was installed, which may allow the front tire to contact the steering knuckle causing tire damage. More specifically, Dodge accidentally put the wrong front wheels onto 173 Dodge Challengers and […]

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2020 Jeep Wrangler EcoDiesel Arrives Stateside, Though Only In Unlimited Guise

The 2020 Jeep Wrangler EcoDiesel will go on sale Stateside before the end of the year, marking the first time a diesel-powered Wrangler is offered in North America. Interestingly, the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel engine will only be available on the four-door Unlimited model, something fans of the two-door version might not appreciate. According to Jeep, the […]

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The Problem With Electric Cars? They’re Still Way Too Expensive!

Practically every automaker, from juggernauts like the VW Group or Daimler to small start-ups, is jumping into the EV bandwagon, yet sales are abysmal – and will probably will continue to be until one big problem is solved: their high prices. According to JATO’s most recent study, which included 43 different world markets, in the […]

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Lordstown Motors Buys GM’s Ohio Plant, Wants To Build “Endurance” Electric Truck From 2020

General Motors has confirmed the sale of its shuttered Ohio plant to Lordstown Motors Corp (LMC), an electric truck startup connected to Workhorse Group. The terms of the deal were not made public, but The General seemed pleased with the arrangement. “GM is committed to future investment and job growth in Ohio and we believe […]

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Neuron EV’s T/One Pickup And Torq Semi Truck Visibly Target Tesla

While EV fans count the days to the debut of Tesla’s electric pickup on November 21, another California-based company has revealed two battery-powered trucks. We’re talking about Neuron EV, a startup founded in 2017 which declares itself the first Electric Utility Vehicle company. Earlier this week at the 2019 China International Import Expo in Shanghai, […]

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Trump Administration Might Not Impose Tariffs On European Car Imports After All

The Trump administration is reportedly considering not putting tariffs on vehicles imported from the EU after holding “good conversations” with European, Japanese and Korean carmakers. Back in May, the White House agreed to delay new tariffs on EU imports for six months. However, while a deal with Japan was struck last month so as to […]

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White House Wary Of FCA-PSA Deal Due To China’sDongfeng Involvement

President Trump’s administration wants to carefully look over Fiat Chrysler’s planned merger deal with the PSA Group, according to White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow. “We will obviously look at it very, very carefully,” said Kudlow in a Bloomberg interview. He then added that “the president has not commented on the deal,” while also stating […]

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HPP’s Pontiac-Faced, Camaro-Based 2010 Trans Am Is A Unique SEMA Car You Can Buy Now

Ever since the Pontiac brand bit the dust in 2010, the Chevy Camaro has become the default vehicle for those interested in Firebird Trans Am conversions. Heide Performance Products (HPP) is one of the first aftermarket companies to start converting Camaros into Trans Ams and you can now buy their first such project, the 2010 […]

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