Aston Martin Expected to Achieve First Profit Since 2010

Until recently, Aston Martin suffered losses as a result of a lack of new models. But this year, Aston Martin is exiting survival mode, and is on track to post its first annual profit since 2010. The automaker is still in the beginning stages of rolling out a barrage of new vehicles as called for…

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Volvo XC40 Enters Production in Belgium

Volvo began production of the XC40 today in Ghent, Belgium. But don’t get too excited, because the small crossover won’t arrive in U.S. dealerships until well into next year. The XC40 is the first vehicle to sit on Volvo’s new Compact Modular Architecture. Co-developed with parent company Geely, this architecture will underpin a range of…

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2018 Mazda CX-5 Adds Cylinder Deactivation

Just nine months after a complete redesign, Mazda’s small crossover receives some additional updates. The biggest change coming to the 2018 Mazda CX-5 is cylinder deactivation technology that comes standard on all models. An official list of fuel economy numbers hasn’t been released. But Mazda told us they’re about 1 mpg higher for city and…

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