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UV rays: the new solution to reduce body repair time

Reducing cycle times when repairing a vehicle is one of the most important challenges that body shops face. To maximize the performance and the rotation rate of the vehicles to be repaired, there is now the possibility of using new primers and specialized ultraviolet lamps.  These are particularly effective in reducing…

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What not to miss at the last Chicago Auto Show

The Chicago Auto Show, which ended last Monday, is a must-attend event in the automotive industry in the United States. Electric and hybrid vehicles were not in the spotlight for this edition.  The manufacturers instead took advantage of the event to unveil the latest versions of their already existing models.Discover the…

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Volkswagen Tiguan: the Match special series is coming

Like the Golf, the Volkswagen Tiguan benefits from the special Match series before the imminent arrival of the restyled version in 2020. The Tiguan Match is available at a minimum price of $ 43,280 with the 2.0 TDI 150 engine. For the end of 2019, the Volkswagen Tiguan is adopting the special…

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Tesla range: increased power and route planning

True computers on wheels, Tesla models are regularly updated like a phone. After the big update “version 10.0”, it is a lighter optimization, but not least, which is deployed. It concerns power and route planning. During the conference announcing the good results of Tesla in the third quarter of 2019, which signals…

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Peugeot e-Expert and Opel Vivaro-e (2020). Utilities powered on

After the Citroën e-Jumpy, PSA unveils the electric version of its compact utility vehicles. Available in two autonomies (200 and 300 km), the Opel Vivaro-e and Peugeot e-Expert will be marketed in the second half of 2020. Reducing CO2 emissions is not just about cars. The utilities are housed in the same…

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Renault Kangoo 3 (2020). The unmasked utility version

A year before the official presentation, the new Renault Kangoo is revealed in 3D images which are used for filing patents. Facing the Citroën Berlingo and Peugeot Partner, the utility vehicle at the Rhombus has a secret boot: its side doors without a center leg. 2020 will be the year of…

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Mercedes G-Class: EQG version coming soon

The G-Class is certainly a 4×4, but it is nonetheless an icon of the Mercedes range. Also to keep it in the catalog as long as possible, the German manufacturer has announced that it will enter the era of electrification. The G-Class, which celebrated its 40 years of presence on the market…

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Mazda CX-5 Kuro Edition: a new special series priced

The Japanese SUV Mazda CX-5 welcomes a new limited edition Kuro Edition on its 150 hp diesel. The equipment is progressing, as is the price… reducing the customer advantage to a few hundred euros. Explanations. In Japanese, Kuro means black. A nod to the specific “Black Mat” color of the rims of the new…

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Car of the year 2020: the Peugeot 208 and Renault Clio finalists

The election for the Car of the Year 2020 is approaching and we now know the list of seven finalists. Among them, the freshly renewed Peugeot 208 and Renault Clio. The Volkswagen Golf 8, whose marketing will take place in the spring, is eliminated. Each year since 1964, a European jury of…

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2020 Mercedes S-Class: the V12 will always be there

While it was thought that Mercedes would abandon the V12 engine on its new S-Class, the brand’s CEO confirmed that this noble mechanism will always be present under the hood of the limousine with the star. Accompanying the many photos of camouflaged prototypes of the new S-Class, rumors concerning the…