New 2016 Mercedes GLE-Class SUV comes to replace your ML-Class

Where it once stood alone, the Mercedes-Benz midsize SUV is now one of roughly 20 such models for sale in the United States. And despite having its best sales year ever in 2014 — at 46,726 copies — the M-Class was passed by the BMW X5 and the lighter, less expensive models from Asian luxury makes.

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    Leave it to tuner Steve Saleen to put the Mustang head-to-head with the Dodge Challenger's supercharged kitty

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  • DeltaWing unveils new GT race car, paves way for street version

    The DeltaWing has been one of the most innovative motorsports stories in years, proving that you don't need silly horsepower numbers to be fast. That car competes in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship in the prototype class, as well as at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. But this weird looking…

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  • How to Win America's Longest, Toughest Endurance Race

    They call it the world’s toughest car endurance race for a reason. Despite a performance advantage over those chasing us, our transmission seemed sure to fail. We were just nine hours into this 25-hour marathon and already we were limited to running just fourth and fifth gear.

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  • Living with the Mazda3 Long-Term Tester: Interior Quality and Quirks

    With many cars, even after a year of driving age starts to slowly take a toll. Having personally owned a 2007 MazdaSpeed 3 and a Honda Civic, I find the fit and finish of our long-term Mazda3 tester to be a huge leap forward.

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  • 2015 U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study Results

    Customers with run-flat tires are less satisfied with their tires and replace their tires more frequently in the first two years of ownership than customers with non-run-flat tires, according to the newly released J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study.SM

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  • Is a New Lincoln Continental Debuting In New York?

    The Lincoln Continental once stood for American style and luxury, and it looks like it might be about to stage a comeback. There are indications that the Continental will be making a surprise return at the New York Auto Show next week. The leak comes from an in-progress website that has since been…

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  • Updated 2016 Mazda6 remains fun, but limited

    Mazda’s midsized family sedan is refreshed for 2016, building upon its attractive styling, agile handling, and impressive fuel economy. But it is a car that goes up against tough, balanced compet...

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  • Ride Like a Cop - The 2015 Urban Adventure LA From Aether Apparel and RawHyde Adventures

    Although I arrived on time, Aether Appeal was already packed with more BMW GS’s than I’d ever seen in one place. Each one was individualized, and every one had a differing shade of dirt worn like badges of honor. While the GS was the majority, there were all

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  • New Ford Focus RS Won’t Be Here Until Next Spring

    For the longest time, Ford kept the Focus RS a strictly European car. Even though every journalist and enthusiast begged Ford to bring the hot hatch over, Ford stayed stingy. However, with the launch and the huge success of the much loved Focus and Fiesta ST, Ford saw that it could be time for the

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  • Run-Flat Tires Letting Air Out of Customer Satisfaction

    Customers with run-flat tires are less satisfied with their tires, and replace their tires more frequently in the first two years of ownership, than customers with non-run-flat tires.

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  • Farewell to Dane Westby

    Racers ride knowing the risks on the track, motorcyclists ride knowing the risks on the street. Earlier this week that risk took the life of AMA racer Dane Westby. He was involved in a motorcycle accident near his home in Tulsa,

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  • ‘Furious 7′ Car Guru Talks Paul Walker, Off-Road Chargers, and Skydiving Cars

    If you’ve ever watched a Fast & Furious movie and thought, “Hmm, I wonder if there’s a person who specifically picks out all these amazing cars?” We’re here to answer that question – yes, there is. His name is Dennis McCarthy and while his full title is Picture Car Coordinator, it might as well be

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  • The $250K Jet Capsule is Your Luxury Mini-Yacht

    The Jet Capsule is a mini-yacht that’s just the thing for when you want to have a little fun with your friends away from the prying eyes of the servants. It looks like an escape pod launched as some ship was about to go down, but it’s a small boat with all the luxuries the

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  • Would You Believe British Airport Cops Drive Raptors?

    Ok, maybe not the Raptors that you’re thinking of. British airport cops have managed to take one of the coolest names in the automotive (and dinosaur) world — the Raptor — and turn it into something only mall cop Paul Blart could love. In England, a Raptor is a supercharged Segway that bears no…

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  • Would You Buy the $55,000 Hayabusa Powered Tanom Motors Invader?

    Forget the boring modern closed cockpit car and the snowmobile styling of the Spyder. The Tanom TC-3 packs a 197 hp Hayabusa motor, carbon fiber with a sequential shifter, and a huge rear tire that flat rips

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  • What Country Powered Itself Entirely On Renewable Energy For 75 Days?

    The idea of an electricity grid powered entirely by renewable energy may seem like a utopian dream, but one country has recently achieved it, albeit briefly. This was largely thanks to heavy rainfall, which powered four hydroelectric plants during that period, the state-run Costa Rican Electricity…

  • Watch the 717HP Hennessey Mustang Exercise on Track

    The all-new 2015 Mustang GT is already a properly good pony car, what with its howling 5.0-liter Coyote V8, 435 horsepower on tap, knockout looks, and revised suspension. But many good things can be made better, and if power output is of your concern – Hennessey Performance has an answer.  It comes…

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