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Freshened Passat put to test at VW's secret desert proving ground

Volkswagen opened its top secret Arizona Proving Grounds to a handful of publications to show off the hot-weather testing it performs as well as the freshened 2020 Passat it will reveal at the Detroit auto show in January.

Toyota Supra is a samurai with the heart of a BMW

The fifth-generation Supra that debuts at Detroit next month will get an inline, six-cylinder engine — thanks to BMW.

Clock winding down on hopes for AV laws

A year ago, it looked like self-driving legislation was on the road to law in Congress, but Senate supporters have been unable to overcome safety concerns of some Democrats and secure a vote.

Pricey trim levels prove popular with Kicks buyers

Nissan has been surprised to see Kicks customers reaching for higher trims at a faster rate than the base model.

EV forecasts push engine parts makers to act

EVs make up a tiny share of U.S. sales, but the coming wave has engine part suppliers redeploying.