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High-performance BMW X4 planned for 2016 launch
The BMW X4 M40i has been seen in development guise since last autumn

New BMW X4 M40i performance SUV planned for 2016

Munich reveals fast ‘M’ version of its X4 SUV with around 350bhp and a claimed 5.0sec 0-62mph time

19 June 2015
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Volkswagen Eos axed from the UK

Volkswagen's grown-up Golf-based convertible has been culled from the model range

15 June 2015
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The styling of the model references the previous Ford GT

2016 Ford GT was 'developed in secret'

Race team Multimatic Motorsports to build Ford GT super car, which goes on sale at the end of 2016 and will be priced at around £240,000

3 June 2015
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Alfa 4C Spider will cost £8000 more than the hard-top version

Alfa Romeo 4C Spider to cost from just under £60,000

Open-top Alfa sports car is available to order now, with prices starting at £59,500

13 May 2015
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The CLA Shooting Brake is on display at the Geneva motor show

Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake revealed

Swoopy, CLS-like looks and load capacity of up to 1354 litres for new Mercedes CLA Shooting Brake, which is already on sale in the UK

5 March 2015
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Printed car pioneer Local Motors printed a car on its stand at the Detroit Motor Show

How 3D printing could revolutionise the car industry

Cutting-edge 3D printing can be used to create a car from scratch in 44 hours - as seen at last month’s Detroit show

15 February 2015
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Volvo will launch full-electric cars when the market is ready

Volvo to focus on plug-in hybrid models, but full EVs also ready

Volvo has electric cars waiting in the wings, but will concentrate on plug-in hybrids until the market's ready

26 January 2015
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New technology has to be in tune with customers' perceptions

Mercedes-Benz to push future technology

After the launch of its F015 concept, Mercedes says the key to complex new tech is to make it relevant and palatable to customers

22 January 2015
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The Volvo S60 Cross Country goes on sale later this year

Volvo plans to grow Cross Country brand

As Volvo gets ready to launch the S60 Cross Country, it says it wants to exploit its sub-brand more aggressively in future

21 January 2015
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The CLA Shooting Brake offers up to 1354 litres of load space

Mercedes-Benz Shooting Brakes winning young buyers

Mercedes' range of lifestyle estates, which is soon to be joined by the new CLA Shooting Brake, is drawing in younger buyers for the brand

21 January 2015
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