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Kia Teases e-AWD Soul Concept for Chicago Auto Show

Kia Teases e-AWD Soul Concept for Chicago Auto Show

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Kia Motors America will unveil an advanced and capable electric all-wheel drive (e-AWD) concept vehicle at the upcoming Chicago Auto Show. From what we can see of this front-end...

 

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Chevrolet Releases First 2016 Volt TV Ad

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Toyota to Trial New SiC Power Semiconductor Technology

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Using a Camry hybrid prototype and a fuel cell bus, Toyota Motor Corporation will bring a brand new technology to the streets of Japan for testing this year. The tests will...

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