28 Apr 2015

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Documentary on EBR motorcycles coming to PBS, on-demand

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The documentary 'The Ragged Edge' follows the rise of EBR Motorcycles and its founder, Erik Buell. The film was taped over four years, but finished and edited before EBR went into receivership this year.

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28 Apr 2015 1:01am GMT

What you missed on 4.27.15

We drive the 2015 Mercedes CLS400, learn about the hack of Tesla's Twitter and recap the sale of James May and Richard Hammond's motorcycles at auction in today's recap of auto news.

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28 Apr 2015 12:30am GMT

Ford offering emergency strobes on Super Duty trucks [w/video]

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Have a job to do that you may need to warn others about? Ford is offering optional amber LED emergency strobe lights on its F-Series Super Duty trucks.

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28 Apr 2015 12:01am GMT

27 Apr 2015

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Submit your questions for Autoblog Podcast #428

We're set to record Autoblog Podcast #428 live tonight at 10:00 PM Eastern. Have a look at our rundown of topics, and sound off with your questions and comments via the Q&A module.

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27 Apr 2015 11:45pm GMT

Bosch fuel pumps spark recall of 2015 Golf, GTI and Audi A3

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The 2015 VW GTI, Golf and Audi A3 are being recalled to replace faulty fuel pumps that can fail due to flaking nickel plating. There are 6,204 vehicles in need of repair.

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27 Apr 2015 11:30pm GMT

Would a 30-percent discount make you consider a Chinese car? [w/poll]

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GAC wants to put its GS4 crossover on sale in the US in 2017. To lure buyers, the company wants to undercut the price of segment rivals by 30 percent.

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27 Apr 2015 10:45pm GMT

New Orleans train blown off track in heavy storms

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A train was blown off of a bridge during an intense storm in New Orleans Monday. Harrowing footage of the incident was captured on video.

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27 Apr 2015 10:30pm GMT

Nissan explains its preparation work with the GTR LM Nismo

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Nissan Nismo team reps talk about the design of the GTR LM Nismo endurance racer for Le Mans, skipping the first two races of the season, and failing a crash test in this video.

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27 Apr 2015 9:59pm GMT

Argentine judge deems Clarkson's Falkland plates 'arrogant and disrespectful'

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A Judge in Argentina has ruled on the license plate controversy from Top Gear's Patagonia special, calling the stunt "arrogant and disrespectful" but dismissing the charges.

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27 Apr 2015 9:28pm GMT

Next Hyundai Elantra to debut at LA Auto Show

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Autoblog has learned that the next-generation Hyundai Elantra will debut at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show in November.

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27 Apr 2015 8:58pm GMT

Elon Musk makes minimum wage at Tesla

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Elon Musk will once again be paid the minimum required by California state law, earning just $37,440. And yes, that actually represents a raise.

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27 Apr 2015 8:31pm GMT

Jay Leno checks out the Petersen's 1948 Davis Divan

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Jay Leno invites Leslie Kendall from the Petersen over to the Garage, along with this rare 1948 Davis Divan - an oddball classic trike from post-war California.

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27 Apr 2015 7:59pm GMT

Unemployed Top Gear hosts make scratch selling bikes

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Bonhams auctioned off all of the motorcycles that James May and Richard Hammond consigned, raising over $117k for the unemployed former hosts of Top Gear.

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27 Apr 2015 7:14pm GMT

Ferrari launches 488 GTB configurator

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Whether you've got the scratch to actually buy one or not, you may be tempted to waste some time playing around with the online configurator for the new Ferrari 488 GTB.

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27 Apr 2015 6:30pm GMT

Watch Quentin Tarantino's driving scenes in one awesome master cut

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With clips from Quentin Tarantino classics, this compilation of cinematic driving scenes is sure to appeal to film fans and gear heads alike.

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27 Apr 2015 5:44pm GMT

2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS400 [w/video]

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The 2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS400 has squared off some of its feminine curves, and sharpened its demeanor to boot. Not unlike a certain 1980s 'Russian' ice princess we grew up admiring.

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27 Apr 2015 4:59pm GMT

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Volvo rolls out efficient 'Drive-E' powertrains across its range

Volvo V40 - front cornering

News 28 Apr, 2015

Volvo announces new four-cylinder petrol and diesel engines, improving efficiency and performance across range

27 Apr 2015 4:17pm GMT

UK drivers have fewer parking prangs than European neighbours

Third of European motorists have had parking prangs

News 27 Apr, 2015

A third of European motorists have had parking accidents, while Italians are worst for car damage when parking

27 Apr 2015 4:16pm GMT

2015 Hyundai i40 is priced from £19,600

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News 27 Apr, 2015

Hyundai announces full pricing and specs of its new i40 saloon and Tourer estate range. It's available to order now

27 Apr 2015 12:03pm GMT

Rise in drivers' details being sold to private parking firms

Rise in drivers details being sold to private parking firms

News 27 Apr, 2015

The increase in data being obtained has seen one driver attempt legal action against the DVLA

27 Apr 2015 11:11am GMT

24 Apr 2015

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Land Rover Discovery Sport gets Ingenium diesel engines

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News 27 Apr, 2015

The Discovery Sport was let down by its older diesel engine - but you can now order one with JLR's new unit

24 Apr 2015 3:07pm GMT

“Car people are non-existent as far as our political parties are concerned”

Opinion election

Opinion 24 Apr, 2015

Cars, car drivers, car buyers and car industry employees are conspicuous by their absence from political manifestos, says Mike Rutherford

24 Apr 2015 9:49am GMT

Mazda MX-5 price and release date revealed

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News 24 Apr, 2015

Mazda's fourth generation roadster will start from £18,495, and order books open this month

24 Apr 2015 8:59am GMT

23 Apr 2015

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F1 aerodynamic tech set to improve UK supermarkets

F1 supermarket

News 24 Apr, 2015

Thanks to the world of Formula 1, supermarket fridges will be fitted with energy-saving aerofoils that will solve 'cold aisle syndrome'

23 Apr 2015 3:10pm GMT

22 Apr 2015

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Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe set to rival BMW M4

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News 22 Apr, 2015

Mercedes is readying a storming new C63 Coupe, set to cost from around £61,000

22 Apr 2015 3:52pm GMT

"It's difficult for car makers not to listen to over 61,000 of you"

Opinion 22 Apr, 2015

Cars are better than ever but there's room for improvement, says editor-in-chief Steve Fowler

22 Apr 2015 3:05pm GMT

Next Government urged to issue guidelines on in-car tech safety

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News 22 Apr, 2015

Fears about distracting in-car tech mean the IAM is calling for official action

22 Apr 2015 1:26pm GMT

Renault upmarket sub-brand inches closer

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News 22 Apr, 2015

Renault reveals plans to roll out Ford Vignale-style top-spec Initiale Paris models right across the range

22 Apr 2015 12:07pm GMT

21 Apr 2015

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Driver Power 2015: Brits love hybrids and electrics

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News 23 Apr, 2015

Driver Power features a hybrid car in first place and two electric vehicles in its top ten for the first time ever

21 Apr 2015 4:10pm GMT

Rate your insurance and breakdown cover for a free copy of Auto Express!

Articles 24 Apr, 2015

Tell us about your insurance and breakdown cover provider and claim your free copy of Auto Express

21 Apr 2015 3:07pm GMT

Best cars at the Shanghai Motor Show 2015

Citroen Aircross concept car in Shanghai

Features 21 Apr, 2015

Here are our editor's picks of the best cars on display at the Shanghai Motor Show this year

21 Apr 2015 2:04pm GMT

"Mercedes has risen to the top of the global automotive tree in 2015"

Merc opinion

Opinion 20 Apr, 2015

A World Car of the Year hat-trick is a big win for Mercedes, says columnist Mike Rutherford

21 Apr 2015 8:49am GMT