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Dodge reveals its all-new SRT Viper in New York

Just a few moments ago, Ralph Gilles, President and CEO of Chrysler’s SRT and Motorsports division, took the covers off the company’s new SRT Viper, ending months of speculation over the return of America’s most recognisable performance car.

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2013 SRT Viper. New Engine. New Logo. New Look.

Tomorrow begins the dawn of a new era for American sportscars – at least that’s what the folks at Dodge SRT would like us to believe. With just over 23 hours until the new 2013 SRT Viper is unveiled at the New York Auto Show, speculation is rife about the new car’s design and performance.

Mazda previews its all-new CX-5 Crossover SUV

Mazda previews its all-new CX-5 Crossover SUV

I’m sure I’m not alone in finding Mazda’s tech-speak a little challenging to decipher. We’ve become so used to such all-encompassing phrases such as Efficient Dynamics, Intelligent Performance and ECOnetic that initially Mazda’s SKYACTIV has me wondering if the Japanese car maker has invented some form of anti-gravitational device. And how does SKYACTIV fit with ZOOM-ZOOM? Or is that SO last decade?

Jaguar's XF receives a long-overdue makeover

Jaguar’s XF receives a long-overdue makeover

The one thing that’s truly bothered me about Jaguar’s XF is its front-end design. When the XF-Concept first appeared at the North American International Auto Show in 2007, it was widely hailed as a stunning return to form and arguably the best looking executive saloon ever produced by the brand.

Mazda's new compact SUV to be named CX-5

Mazda’s new compact SUV to be named CX-5

Mazda announced today that its all-new compact crossover SUV, which is scheduled to launch in the UK in 2012, will be called the Mazda CX-5. The new CX-5 is based on Mazda MINAGI concept car, which debuted at the Geneva Motor Show in March this year and will be shown at the New York International Auto Show that opens in a few days time (April 20, 2011).