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Tony Swan, looking like he enjoyed the high-tech tools of being an auto journalist, was spotted in the San Antonio airport in April of 2017.

Prominent Minnesota auto writer leaves too soon

For most of the 55 years I knew Tony Swan, he and I were the only two regular auto journalists in the country who were from Minnesota. I stayed, Tony flew to the heights, until h

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The new A4 price reflects its new stature, technology.

Audi A4 matures into sports-luxury sedan

Audi's A4 exemplified the heritage of dedicated performance technology and cost-effectiveness when introduced 23 years ago, and the 2018 model still sets standards.

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Mazda is racing to keep up with its own technology. After an upgraded 2017.5 model, the 2018 Mazda6 becomes a hot performer with a turbo version of its 2.5 engine.

Mazda6 adds turbo power in 2018 model

Mazda is racing to keep up with its own technology. After upgrading the Mazda6 as 2017.5 model, the 2018 beats an impending new model with the addition of a turbocharged engine.

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Top down, windows down, the 124 Spider can help stretch summer into fall.

New Fiat 124 is Miata kin that loves pasta

Fiat has recreated its iconic 124 Spider, with a high-tech Fiat turbo drivetrain in a restyled Mazda Miata body.

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Running swiftly and silently, 2018 Leaf updates world's top-selling EV.

Nissan offers reason to turn over a new Leaf

Nissan introduced the first all-electric Leaf as a 2011 model, and for 2018 it completely renewed the world's top-selling EV with proper style to go with its strong, 150-mile per

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We paused in our test Santa Fe to observe a fly fisherman on a mountain stream.

All-new Santa Fe part SUV and part slot car

Hyundai has sold 1.6 million Santa Fe SUVs since its 2000 inception, and new style, platform and drivetrains for 2019 reaffirms Santa Fe as Hyundai's SUV flagship.

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NX300h wears new Lexus signature styling well, adding sportiness.

NX300h style polarizing, spirit electrifying

Toyota's luxury Lexus line has proliferated in producing a fleet of SUVs, and the new NX300h moves to the top of the group with AWD and a potent hybrid drivetrain.

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Ford's EcoSport looks like a tiny SUV, and with 4WD, it performs like one, too.

EcoSport SES 'deja vu' is not entirely the same

The Ford EcoSport is a mini-SUV, but the SES model, which looks a lot like the FWD EcoSport, offers 4WD, so it even acts like a real all-weather, all-terrain SUV.

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Jeep's new Compass is truly a global exercise, with an engine of South Korean, Italian and U.S. heritage.

New Compass pays tribute to fallen FCA leader

The sudden death of CEO Sergio Marchione shocked FCA, but his heritage will live on in vehicles like the new Jeep Compass.

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