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BMW’s ConnectedDrive: Remote Navigation

BMW’s ConnectedDrive: Remote Navigation

What is an all-electric model without some nifty technology? Just your everyday e-car of course! No automaker wants to be called “everyday” or normal, they want to bring to the table the next big thing. The engineers at BMW have done just that with their new i3 and i8 all-electric concept models. Not only do…

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The Chevrolet V8 – A history

The Chevrolet V8 – A history

Chevrolet was not the first American manufacturer to build a V8 engine – that distinction goes to Cadillac (1914) – but Chevrolet certainly has built the most famous one.  Today some 105 million V8 engines of varying displacements have been built by Chevrolet and the tradition continues today. The story of the Chevrolet V8 goes…

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A diesel-powered Mini?

A diesel-powered Mini?

Unless you are a Mini Cooper enthusiast, you may not know that Mini has a diesel version that has been making its way to the shores of the US for many years. Yes, the diesel Minis have been available for several years in other countries but for a variety of reasons they haven’t been imported…

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