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  1. Return of the Straight-Six Jaguar, BMW & more - MT/Leftlane

    European Competition
    Cat's Out of the Bag: Jaguar-LandRover Future Plans Revealed - MotorTrend by Kelly Pleskot / April 29, 2015 Jaguar Land Rover has ambitious plans for the next few years, when it will bring out the XE sedan and F-Pace crossover. But that's only the beginning of what the British automaker has in...
  2. Hyundai Coupe bucks trends, drops 2.0 4-cyl - Leftlane

    Asian Competition
    Hyundai to push Genesis coupe upmarket, drop four-cylinder engine - Leftlane By Justin King Friday, May 30th Hyundai ...plans... to better compete with US rivals such as the Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger. Bucking the industry trend, the company will be dropping the...
  3. 2015 F150 consumer-tested since 2011 - TruckYeah, Leftlane

    Ford Truck Discussion
    swiped from Jpd80 @ GMI Even Owners Didn't Know They Were Driving 2015 Ford F-150 Prototypes LINK Last night we learned the Barrick Gold Mine has been working 2015 Ford F-150 prototypes since 2011. They weren't the only company testing the trucks, but nobody knew what they were driving. Seems...
  4. Focus+C-Max production hiatus - Leftlane

    Ford Corporate News
    UPDATE Ford sets two-week shutdown at Michigan Assembly Plant - Detroit News October 22, 2013 at 6:18 pm Karl Henkel Ford Motor Co. says it will idle its flexible Michigan Assembly Plant for two weeks later this year because of excess inventory levels on two small cars. The Dearborn automaker...
  5. preParis Lexus 'CX' - Leftlane

    FIN Auto Show Coverage
    Spied: Lexus' smaller CX crossover - LeftlaneNews By Drew Johnson Friday, Sep 7th, 2012 Our spies have just spotted what could be Lexus' Paris surprise – a smaller crossover to slot beneath the RX. Believed to be called the CX, the crossover's development appears to be somewhere between the...
  6. Ford cuts summer downtime - Leftlane

    Ford Corporate News
    Ford to boost production by slashing summer down time - Leftlane By Drew Johnson Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 @ 6:08 pm ...“We are working most of our North America plants at maximum capacity and we are adding production shifts in three of our assembly plants this month alone,” said Jim Tetreault...
  7. Leftlane samples Ford’s new EcoBoost four-cylinder turbos

    Ford Brand News - Global
    Turning turbo: Leftlane samples Ford’s new EcoBoost four-cylinder turbos Left Lane By Andrew Ganz For Americans, it’s a shame that Ford’s much-vaunted EcoBoost technology didn’t debut in products relevant to (and accessible by) a wide swathe of the population. First launching in cars like...
  8. Leftlane News: ZR-1 Details Released

    General Motors Discussion
    Leftlane News: ZR-1 Details Released San Diego, Ca. If any one car junkie was in denial that the there is a piston WW III underway, with Fatwas and crusades everywhere, here is living proof. The Mushroom cloud from the GT-R is still raining radiation on us, and Chevy has just dropped its...