Tesla Model 3 Gets a Style Makeover From Vilner

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Tesla Model 3 Gets a Style Makeover From Vilner

Bulgarian tuning shop Vilner doesn’t appear to play favorites. Brands represented in their back pages include Land Rover, Volvo, Mitsubishi, Rolls, Maserati, Jeep, Shelby and BMW, and at least one of their builds has sported two wheels, not four.

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Tesla’s Monthly Fees a Harbinger of the Auto Industry’s Paywalled Future

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Tesla’s Monthly Fees a Harbinger of the Auto Industry’s Paywalled Future

Tesla’s recent announcement that ‘premium’ data will require a subscription indicates the direction mobile data fees may be taking in the near future. As a spoonful of sugar, Tesla is offering Model S and X buyers a one-year trial at no cost to them; a marketing gesture that forestalls the coming discomfort of an additional monthly bill. And they are offering the one-year trial for their entry level car, the model 3, as long as you opt for the Premium trim. Otherwise you get 30 days.

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2021 McLaren 765LT: A New Long Tail from England

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2021 McLaren 765LT: A New Long Tail from England

A new McLaren long tail is in the cards for the 2021 model year, the British automaker revealed this week. The model is called the 765LT, and it is the newest in McLaren’s Super Series, joining the 720S and 720S Spider as one of the company’s rarified upper-echelon offerings; as a direct progenitor, though, it represents the evolution of 2016’s 675LT.

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Aston Martin V12 Speedster: Surreal Fantasy

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Aston Martin V12 Speedster: Surreal Fantasy

This month, another displaced Geneva Auto Show debutante emerged shyly from the virtual margins of the industry: the Aston Martin V12 Speedster. If you look closely, you may notice a certain fundamental automotive accessory is missing on the limited-production model.

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Hispano-Suiza Turns Up Deco Flair for $1.8M Carmen Boulogne

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Hispano-Suiza Turns Up Deco Flair for $1.8M Carmen Boulogne

Last year at this time, two startup companies were vying for rights to the name Hispano-Suiza, a defunct luxury auto manufacturer that was, in its day, the Spanish equivalent of Rolls, Daimler and Bugatti. Like the other marques’ produce, a Hispano-Suiza was a Western European car that was both a cosmopolitan expression and a national one.

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