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Mazda CX-30 debuts to bridge the gap between CX-3 and CX-5

With crossover SUVs all the rage, Mazda introduced a new model at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show curiously called the CX-30. The CX-30 naming strategy completely tosses out the idea that the larger number after the CX prefix corresponds with how large the vehicle is. The CX-30 will squeeze in between the CX-3 and CX-5 when it goes on sale, while the CX-9 remains the largest crossover Mazda sells. Also of note, the information Mazda released corresponds to the European-spec model. Mazda USA spokesman Drew Cary told Motor Authority the…

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Aston Martin AM-RB 003, Audi Q4 e-tron, Pininfarina Battista: Today’s Car News

Aston Martin showed off its forthcoming AM-RB 003 hypercar, which the firm’s CEO has previously said will challenge the Ferrari LaFerrari and McLaren P1 in performance. Incredibly, it will do so with a V-6 engine, which Aston Martin is developing in-house. Audi is working on a new Q4 compact crossover SUV but concurrent with development of the internal-combustion version will be a battery-electric Q4 e-tron based on the Volkswagen Group’s new MEB platform for EVs. A concept of the Q4 e-tron shows the design we can expect. Pininfarina unveiled an…

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Q4 e-tron concept previews Audi’s first EV based on MEB platform

While Audi has confirmed the brand will introduce a gasoline-powered Q4 crossover SUV to slot between the Q3 and Q5, the automaker is also working on an electric Q4 e-tron which it previewed in concept form Tuesday at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. The market launch has been confirmed for late 2020, meaning we could see it arrive for the 2021 model year. The Q4 e-tron will be a different beast to the regular Q4, as Audi has confirmed it will be the brand’s first model based on the…

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Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster storms Geneva

If the Lamborghini Aventador SVJ coupe is too constricting, the Italian firm has a remedy. On Monday, the Aventador SVJ Roadster arrived ahead of its formal debut at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. The Aventador SVJ Roadster brings all of the coupe’s power and technologies with the freedom of a droptop roof. Thus, the same 6.5-liter V-12 from the SVJ coupe is on tap with 759 horsepower and 531 pound-feet of torque. The roadster configuration costs little in terms of performance as it sprints from 0-62 mph in 2.9 seconds, compared…

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