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    Pirelli P Zero Tires Deliver Colorful Custom Style & App-Driven Performance Data at werd.com

    Pirelli P Zero Tires Deliver Colorful Custom Style & App-Driven Performance Data

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    Customize your ride with Pirelli’s latest tire technology, their new Formula One-inspired P Zero high-performance tires that feature bright colored sidewalls & graphics that will never fade. Choose red, yellow, silver or white. These tires also feature the new Connesso chip, which measures tire pressure, tire temperature, vertical load, wear, and kilometers driven per tire with all the data sent directly to the driver’s smartphone.

    The M4 CS is BMW’s Latest Limited Edition Coupe at werd.com

    The M4 CS is BMW’s Latest Limited Edition Coupe

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    BMW has created a sporty new variant of their M4 Coupe. The limited-edition M4 CS. With an increase of 10 horsepower over the standard M4, the CS inline turbocharged 6-cylinder snaps from 0-60 in 3.9 seconds with a top speed of 174 MPH. It features Adaptive M suspension, Alcantara seats & door panels, and to shave pounds, a lightweight roof made of carbon-fiber reinforced plastic.

    Mercedes Unveils the Upgraded & Updated 2018 S-Class Sedan at werd.com

    Mercedes Unveils the Upgraded & Updated 2018 S-Class Sedan

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    Officially unveiled this week at the Shanghai Auto Show, the updated Mercedes S Class sedan is fresh. It got a full interior redesign similar to new E-Class models that features two widescreen displays & massaging seats. The exterior got a new grill and rear fascia & bumper as well as new LED taillights. Push-button cylinder deactivation improves fuel economy and the new autonomous driving mode is more accurate & reliable than ever. The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class is expected to arrive in the United States this fall.

    The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Makes Other Muscle Cars Look Weak at werd.com

    The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Makes Other Muscle Cars Look Weak

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    With the most powerful V8 ever put into a production car,  the forthcoming Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is supercharged drag racer that generates a neck-snapping 840 horsepower, making it a straight-line monster. So fast the NHRA banned it from competition. It’s a speeding ticket waiting to happen, if they can catch you. The Demon tears off the line going from zero to 60 in 2.3 seconds pulling 1.8 G’s (neck-snap) and posts a quarter-mile drag time of 9.65 seconds at over 140 MPH.

    Jeep Announces the 707-Horsepower Grand Cherokee Trackhawk at werd.com

    Jeep Announces the 707-Horsepower Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

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    If you ever pondered the possibilities of going full Frankenstein & merging a Jeep with a muscle car, the forthcoming Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is that monster come to life. It’s Jeep’s top-of-the-line sport utility fitted with a 707-horsepower, 6.2-liter supercharged V8 powerplant capable of 0-60 mph in just 3.5 seconds and a top speed of 180MPH.

    Infiniti’s New QX80 Monograph is a Jumbo SUV with a Floating Roof at werd.com

    Infiniti’s New QX80 Monograph is a Jumbo SUV with a Floating Roof

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    Due to be unveiled at the New York International Motor Show this week, Infinity’s re-designed flagship SUV, the 2018 QX80 Monograph features a new Rover-esque “floating roof” design achieved by a combination of blacking out the A-Pillars & dark tint on the glass. Few other details on this luxury Super-Size SUV are available until it rolls out under the lights this week at the Javits Center in NYC.

    David Brown Makes the Original Mini Cooper Cooler Than Ever at werd.com

    David Brown Makes the Original Mini Cooper Cooler Than Ever

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    Modern Mini Coopers are cool but there’s no substitute for the ultra-compact original. And now David Brown Automotive is making them better that ever: completely customized and cleaned-up the classic silhouettes, reworking the original drivetrain to thoroughly modern standards as well as building them out with properly luxurious interiors. In terms of power & performance, they are up to 50% more powerful & feature new custom-crafted gearboxes, disc brakes & everything else you can imagine.

    Nissan Brings GT-R Track Edition to the United States at werd.com

    Nissan Brings GT-R Track Edition to the United States

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    For the first time ever, Nissan is bringing the 565-horsepower GT-R Track Edition to the U.S. In addition to the twin-turbo V6 it’s loaded with a long list of Nismo upgrades inside and out, and features a lightweight, track-tuned suspension system, oversized Brembo brakes, Recaro racing seats, and copious amounts of carbon fiber.

    2018 Dodge Durango SRT at werd.com

    2018 Dodge Durango SRT

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    In terms of power, the 2018 Durango SRT rivals Mercedes’ 577-hp AMG GLS63 as the fastest three-row vehicle on the road. Powered by a 392-cubic-inch Hemi V-8 engine, the new Durango SRT generates 475 horsepower tons of torque. That translates to 0 to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds and a snappy quarter mile at 12.9 seconds. Dual exhaust, red leather interior, & Brembo discs all the way around. It’s practically an SRT Charger with seating for 6.

    2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Wagon at werd.com

    2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Wagon

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    The world’s wickedest wagon will once again be available in the U.S. The 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S wagon is coming & it’s the baddest long-roof Benz ever. Powered by a 4.0-liter V8 with a pair of twin-scroll turbos, this wagon outputs a whopping 603 horsepower and 627 lb-ft of torque. Adjustable AWD allows you to switch 100% of the torque to the rear wheels for “drift” mode like the sedan when the car is in Race Drive Mode. Yeah, Race Mode. This is our kind of grocery-getter.

    2018 Jaguar F-Type 400 Sport at werd.com

    2018 Jaguar F-Type 400 Sport

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    The forthcoming F-Type 400 Sport got a bump in power over last year’s—a V6 that now cranks out 400 horses. Most of the other upgrades & updates on this performance 2-door are cosmetic: some new Sport badges & branding and an app created with GoPro called ReRun. The app combines your GoPro footage with speed, steering, throttle, and other data from the car.

    2018 Mercedes-Benz E-class Coupe at werd.com

    2018 Mercedes-Benz E-class Coupe

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    Mercedes’ mid-range E-class coupe underwent a serious update for 2018. Wider, longer, and slightly taller than the outgoing model, it sports a clean side profile free of B-pillars, for smooth, unbroken lines. For the U.S. market, the new coupe will come standard with a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V-6  and a new 9-speed automatic transmission. Rear-wheel-drive and 4MATIC all-wheel-drive versions will be offered.

    Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain at werd.com

    Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain

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    Is it a wagon revival? Audi’s got their Allroad, Volvo just rolled out their V90 Cross Country & now this. Mercedes might just pull into the lead with the new E-Class All-Terrain. It is a top-of-the-line luxury wagon with 4MATIC all-wheel drive and an adjustable suspension system called Air Body Control to optimize ground clearance;  it’s built for cruising through snow and off the beaten path. Protective wheel well flares keep dirt and dings off the paint and the front end borrows styling from their SUV line. Two diesel engine options are on offer, both with the nine-speed 9G-Tronic transmission.

    2018 Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid at werd.com

    2018 Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid

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    The Panamera was re-designed in 2017 to be lower, wider, and visually more Porsche-like. The next model on deck, the 2018 Panamera 4 E-Hybrid adds plug-in e-fficiency to the mix. It’s powered by a 330-horse twin-turbocharged 2.9-liter V-6 with a top speed of 172MPH. In full electric mode it delivers 136 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.

    2017 Porsche Panamera at werd.com

    2017 Porsche Panamera

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    For 2017, Porsche has redesigned the Panamera.  Most will agree that the outline of this 2nd-generation, aluminum-body sedan is an improvement on the original design. It is longer, wider, & taller, but has a lower roofline, giving it more familiar Porsche styling. It will be available with a twin-turbo 2.9-liter V6 that outputs 440 HP or a 550 horsepower twin-turbo V8 that goes 0–60 in 3.6, with a top speed of 190 MPH.