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  1. TOTD: Can the 2017 Jaguar XE Topple the BMW 3 Series, Other Rivals?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    ... the model stateside. So can the newcomer XE compete against established nameplates in the category? The BMW 3 Series has been regarded as the most well-rounded vehicle in its segment, and we've praised it for its reassuring ride, excellent handling, ...

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  2. State of Charge: Tesla changes everything, as usualRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | CanadianDriver

    ... has sold fewer than 50,000 cars in total, compared to 1.8 million BMWs sold in 2014. Even just last year's BMW 3 Series sales dwarfed Tesla's cumulative production so far, with BMW selling 476,792 3 Series models in 2014. And yet, there's no doubt ...

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  3. BMW Diesel Model Sales Unaffected By Lower Gas Prices, Exec SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GreenCarReports

    Gas prices are at their lowest level in years, and that's triggered a flurry of speculation from analysts that sales of hybrids and other fuel-efficient vehicles will suffer. That in turn has led to a few confident ripostes from car-company executives saying that isn't the case.

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  4. Review of the Yamaha X-Max: Scooter goes backwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    When Yamaha introduced the TMax in 2001, it invented the maxi-scooter and, in the process, tore up the book. The book I refer to, of course, is Dr Furtwangler's A-Z of Motorcycles, where under S it said: Scooters - underpowered two-strokes with poor handling due to engine at back and small wheels, good for short journeys and annual ride to Brighton to be beaten up by Rockers.

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  5. ROAR: Jaguar's 2015 XE Sports Sedan 'Murders the 3-Series in Terms of ...Read the original story

    Tuesday | AutoSpies

    Many publications are raving about the new Jaguar XE Sport Sedan, Jaguar's new entry into the crowded BMW 3-Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Audi A4 and Lexus IS sport-segment. The reviews are exceptionally positive across publications.

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  6. Volvo's entry car, S60, gets more power, plus fuel economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Tribune

    With new, more powerful turbo engines, the 2015.5 Volvo S60 is a distinctive, European premium sedan that's nimble, quick and has a surprisingly comfortable driver seat for 6-footers. The new S60 with base turbo four cylinder also ranks among the top 10 non-hybrid, non-electric, gasoline-powered, compact and mid-size sedans in fuel economy this year.

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  7. Review: Sleek and safe 2015 Volvo S60Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Campbell Reporter

    With new, more powerful turbo engines, the 2015.5 Volvo S60 is a distinctive, European premium sedan that's nimble, quick and has a surprisingly comfortable driver seat for 6-footers. The new S60 with base turbo four cylinder also ranks among the top 10 non-hybrid, non-electric, gasoline-powered, compact and mid-size sedans in fuel economy this year.

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  8. 10 Best Used Hardtop Convertibles for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Autobytel

    ... can be shifted via either a six-speed manual or a seven-speed, dual-clutch automated manual transmission. The BMW 3 Series is a popular used hardtop convertible thanks to its strong name recognition amongst the luxury set. You're looking at a 3 ...

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  9. 2015 Volvo V60 T5 - Piling on the MilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Automobile Magazine

    ... with the old midsize 740 and V70 models, this 2015 Volvo V60 is actually a compact wagon sized like a BMW 3 Series. The rear seat was tight width-wise for three adults, and I also had to move the front seat forward a bit to allow enough knee room ...

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  10. BMW Is Building A Second-Generation 5 Series GT And It's All Your FaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | CanadianDriver

    Because you didn't buy nearly enough 5 Series wagons when they were available in North America, BMW brought out the 5-Series Gran Turismo. And since you bought a bunch of GTs, BMW is going to build a second-generation version of the sloped pseudo-wagon.

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  11. The New Volkswagen Passat is the Top German Performer in the Battle of the Big Five Company CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Auto Channel

    January 23, 2015: PREMIUM CAR quality with a mainstream new vehicle price tag will spell success for the all new Volkswagen Passat in the battle of the 'big five' company cars, say independent experts CAP Automotive. It's a sector that is hotly contested by five giants of the company car world - Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Ford Mondeo, Mercedes C Class and Volkswagen Passat - which means every new launch is critical for a manufacturer.

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  12. 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe Luxury Car ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Autobytel

    What price personal luxury? Despite belonging to a segment that almost completely disappeared at the end of the 90s in the face of the SUV onslaught, premium coupes are once again flourishing, especially at the entry-level. The 2015 Cadillac ATS coupe joins the already-established Audi S5 , Mercedes-Benz C-Class , and BMW 4 Series two-doors as well as the equally-upstart Lexus RC in presenting the well-heeled with a sweet-looking alternative to a more staid sedan.

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  13. Winnipeg Free Press AutosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... be improved a little, too, as could rear-seat leg room, though the Audi shares similar rear dimensions with the BMW 3 Series. I was also somewhat surprised at the higher-than-expected average fuel consumption -- 11.2 L/100 km in mostly urban ...

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  14. Alfa Romeo's Next Trick Is a BMW M3-Fighting SedanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Jalopnik

    Alfa Romeo promised they would return to the U.S. in a big way, and while the 4C is a superb sports car, it's not ever gonna be a volume seller. That honor will hopefully go to their next car, a BMW M3-fighting sedan that will be unveiled in June and go on sale this summer.

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  15. BMW to replace 335i with 340iRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | INAUTONEWS

    With the facelifted version of the BMW 3-Series being caught on camera, it seems that the German based automaker will not be applying the "classic" modifications which will include the modified front and rear bumpers, the slightly updated grille and some other minor tweaks but it will be also replacing the popular 335i with a more powerful 340i variant. The announcement hasn't been made official just yet and it is actually part of a report, but it seems that the carmaker is getting ready to drop the 335i from its current lineup.

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  16. Test Drive: 2015 Cadillac ATS CoupeRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2013 | CanadianDriver

    Much of the pre-launch reading material on the Cadillac ATS Sedan referenced a recurring theme: through development, each part, component and prototype was designed, built and brought to the 'boss' by the engineers for approval, but the boss kept sending them back with a simple demand. The result, aimed at creating a sports sedan to give comparables from ze Germans a bit of a headache, was about the lightest, most nimble and purest driver's cars in its segment.

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  17. Smart's U.S. Plans, Scion Drops iQ, Honda Civic Type R: What's New @ The Car ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Car Connection

    From The Car Connection : Five Questions: Smart CEO On U.S. Details, Fortwo Electric Drive Depending on where you live in the U.S., you might think of Smart as an oddity, a fashionable little city car, a car-sharing staple, or a common conveyance for urban commuters. In America, it's a brand with niche status.

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  18. Jaguar XD compact hatchback renderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | INAUTONEWS

    Jaguar is on a roll these days and after introducing the impressive F-Type or the XE, the rival for the BMW 3-Series, Audi A4, Mercedes-Benz C-Class or Cadillac ATS, and with the F-Pace in the works, the company's first SUV, time has come to talk about yet another brand new model, which is a simple idea at the moment. The image posted above is showing us how the vehicle may look like if it will be getting the green light and it has been named, for the moment, the XD.

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  19. BMW 3-Series facelift caught playing in the snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | INAUTONEWS

    A facelifted version of the BMW 3-Series is currently in the pipeline and it is getting ready to be introduced, probably close to the end of this year. BMW has some big plans for its future models and while some of them have an uncertain future, like the X3 M, the X4 M or a new flagship model, called the 9-Series, which should rival the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class, others have a straight line which they have to follow, which includes this facelifted version of the 3-Series.

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  20. BMW presents Sheer Driving Pleasure with the BMW Experience Tour 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PR Log

    ... Driving Pleasure in the true sense." Customers will have the opportunity to test-drive the BMW 1 Series, the BMW 3 Series, the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, the BMW 5 Series, the BMW 7 Series, the BMW X1 and the BMW Z4 through exercises like slalom, ...

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