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Next M3 will get new twin-turbo six-cylinder

We’ve heard for a while that the next-generation BMW M3 will lose its 4.0-liter V8. In fact, back in July, AutoExpress claimed that the next M3 would feature three turbochargers. Not so, says Autocar. Instead, the Brits claim that “insiders” … Continue reading

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Next BMW M3 to get triple-turbo six

BMW M3 CRT The BMW M3 has grown cylinders over the years like a pubescent pre-teen grows in height. What started out with an inline-four then grew into a straight-six for two generations before packing a V8 into the current … Continue reading

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2012 Buick Regal GS hits track with 270 hp, 15 more than planned

2012 Buick Regal GS makes good use of its 270 hp The 2012 Buick Regal GS is set to hit dealerships this fall, but that means engineers still have time to fine-tune the vehicle before it arrives in showrooms across … Continue reading

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Ford Shelby GT500 gets some intercooler love

Ford Shelby GT500 Spy Shots Our army of spy photographers managed to snap a few photos of a Ford Shelby GT500 strutting a new intercooler. If you take a close look, you can see piping through the upper and lower … Continue reading

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Next Chevy Corvette to offer small-displacement turbo V8

2012 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 According to TheDetroitBureau.com, General Motors is planning to alter its strategy with the next-generation Corvette to appeal to a wider range of customers. Traditionally, the Corvette has always been offered with high-displacement eight-cylinder powertrains, but according … Continue reading

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