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Porsche Classic restored a Carrera GT at owner’s request

After 15 years, this Porsche Carrera GT received a new lease on life. At the owner’s request, he or she commissioned Porsche to perform a full restoration to make the Carrera GT even better than when it came off the assembly line, and Porsche shared the results in a Monday announcement. Porsche Classic spared no expense with the request, which we assume involved the owner handing over a blank check. The team completely disassembled the supercar down to its individual parts. Each part was separately checked and refurbished, or replaced as needed.…

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More power, more gears, more tech

The truck wars are on for 2019. On Monday the 2020 Ford F-250 Super Duty reported for duty with a tweaked design, new and updated powertrain options, and more tech to make towing easier. 2020 Ford Super Duty F-450 Gas or diesel 2020 Super Duty buyers will have three engines to choose from: two gas- and one diesel-powered. The standard gas-powered 6.2-liter V-8 returns, but a new Ford-built 7.3-liter gas-powered V-8 engine option joins the lineup this year as does an upgraded 6.7-liter turbodiesel V-8 engine. Ford said the updated…

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Decision to bring Audi RS 6, A6 Avant to US coming soon

Audi plans to make a decision on whether it will introduce a new generation of the A6 Avant and the hotter RS 6 Avant for the U.S. market soon. CarBuzz initially reported in January that its own source was told by Audi executives that the company had given both wagon models the green light for the U.S., and that they will arrive with the next RS 7 Sportback. However, Audi spokesman Mark Dahncke told Motor Authority on Monday that information is not correct. He said that Audi is actively considering…

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