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The Vitpilen 701 is a Husqvarna Built For The Streets at werd.com

The Vitpilen 701 is a Husqvarna Built For The Streets

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Husqvarna’s off-road, motocross and supermoto bikes have a devoted following; and with the introduction of the all-new Vitpilen 701, they’ve got another unique bike on offer for road riders. Powered by a single-cylinder KTM motor—borrowed from the Duke 690, it is a minimalist, lightweight ride made for cutting through the urban jungle. Available in the U.S. in May.

For 2019, Ford is Bringing Back the Mustang California Special at werd.com

For 2019, Ford is Bringing Back the Mustang California Special

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Landing in the sweet spot between a standard Mustang and the bad-boy Shelby model, the 2019 Mustang California Special is powered by a GT motor with 460 hp and 420 lb-ft from a 5.0-liter V-8. The six-speed manual transmission also now offers automatic rev-matching technology. Visually it stands apart with upgrades like a fading stripe package, blacked-out grill, and special 5-spoke wheels. It goes on sale this summer, just in time for drop-top weather.

2018 Jack Daniel’s x Indian Scout Bobber at werd.com

2018 Jack Daniel’s x Indian Scout Bobber

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Jack Daniel’s & Indian teamed up on a limited edition version of the Scout Bobber, honoring the volunteer fire brigade that protects Jack Daniels’ distillery and first responders everywhere. Key features include a tone-on-tone matte black paint scheme which has never been done by Indian before, 24 karat gold graphics on the tank and fenders, and a perforated leather seat with “Jack Daniel’s” embroidered in gold thread. Only 177 of the bikes will be produced.

The Himalayan is Coming To America at werd.com

The Himalayan is Coming To America

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After its successful launch in Europe, beloved British bike brand Royal Enfield is bringing the lightweight Himalayan to the states. The 411cc ADV is powered by a new air-cooled & fuel-injected 4-stroke, which produces 23.6 foot-pounds of torque, offering ample power and grab even at low RPMs.

Soar The Seven Seas in a Foiler Flying Yacht at werd.com

Soar The Seven Seas in a Foiler Flying Yacht

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Okay so it doesn’t actually “fly” but Enata’s made-to-order Foiler Flying Yacht comes pretty close. It’s an ultra-luxe 32-foot, 8 passenger vessel with retractable foils that lift the hull up out of the water to cruise on a cushion of air. It’s powered by a pair of 320hp BMW engines as well as a pair of Enata Torpedo electric engines that combine to give it a top speed of 74 MPH.

Porsche Rolls Out the Mission E Cross Turismo at werd.com

Porsche Rolls Out the Mission E Cross Turismo

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The Mission E Cross Turismo from Porsche is yet another wild ride unveiled this week at the Geneva Motor Show. This all-new model is all electric and all-terrain. It boasts a range of up to 300 miles and produces 600 horsepower. In just 15 minutes, it can be charged back up enough for another 250 miles. All that & it still actually looks (and reportedly drives) like a Porsche.

The Latest From Range Rover is the SV Coupe, an All-New 2-Door SUV at werd.com

The Latest From Range Rover is the SV Coupe, an All-New 2-Door SUV

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Like a more compact Range Rover Sport, the new SV Coupe is a 2-door, hence the name, for what is obviously an SUV. Unlike all the luxury hybrids and electrics rolling out in Geneva this week, the SV Coupe is powered by a 5-liter turbocharged V8 and for those select few who might actually dare to venture off the pavement, it features Rover’s Terrain Response 2 multi-mode drive system.

Bentley Introduces Its First Hybrid at werd.com

Bentley Introduces Its First Hybrid

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With the 2019 Bentayga, Bentley is rolling out its first-ever hybrid. Powered by a turbocharged 3.0-litre V6 paired with an electric motor that delivers a 31-mile range in full EV mode. Aside from the drivetrain, the Bentayga Hybrid is every bit as luxurious as the $230K V8 model they released earlier this year.

Jaguar Introduces I-PACE Electric Crossover with 240-Mile Range at werd.com

Jaguar Introduces I-PACE Electric Crossover with 240-Mile Range

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At long last, Jaguar’s I-PACE crossover SUV has arrived. The all-electric “truck” boasts a range of 240 miles on a full charge and charges from 0 to 80 percent in about 90 minutes on a public 50kW charger. A quick 30-minute charge will give you around 80 miles of range. The Tesla-esque I-PACE also features Amazon Alexa voice assistant and uses AI to learn and tailor the driving experience to you.

Audi’s New A6 Gets a Tech Overhaul at werd.com

Audi’s New A6 Gets a Tech Overhaul

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For 2019, the 8th generation Audi A6 sedan got hooked up with some fresh tech upgrades: Virtual Cockpit gauge display, a 10-inch display to view MMI Navigation Plus, a smaller 8-inch touchscreen to control the nav, climate, and text inputs. There’s also Connect Key keyless lock/unlock & remote car start from your Android smartphone. Under the hood, the new A6 is powered by a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 that outputs 340 horsepower plus a mild hybrid, that uses a 48-volt battery for start/stop and fuel-savings while it coasts at speeds from 34-99.

The Limited Edition Curtiss Warhawk Marks the Return of An American Original at werd.com

The Limited Edition Curtiss Warhawk Marks the Return of An American Original

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It’s been over 100 years since Curtiss has produced a motorcycle and with the limited-edition Warhawk, they’re back with a bike that really stretches the limits of the imagination. Powered by a 150hp V-Twin powerplant that carries it to a top speed of over 165 MPH, it features all aluminum, handbuilt construction with wishbone suspension front & rear giving it that distinctive, once-in-a-hundred-years look.

Volvo’s 2019 V60 is a 390-Horse Hybrid at werd.com

Volvo’s 2019 V60 is a 390-Horse Hybrid

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For 2019, Volvo has unveiled a totally re-designed V60 wagon. Using the same design language found in the new flagship V90 estate, the V60 is lower, longer, and wider than the outgoing model and the powertrain is a plug-in hybrid that combines a 313 horsepower supercharged and turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four with a 65W electric motor mounted on the axle. All together it outputs 390 horsepower; not too shabby for a grocery-getter.

Porsche Rolls Out The 2019 911 GT3 RS at werd.com

Porsche Rolls Out The 2019 911 GT3 RS

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The forthcoming 2019 911 GT3 RS is a track-ready super car replete with roll cage, wings, spoilers, and generous use of carbon fiber and magnesium details throughout. It has a top speed of nearly 200 MPH and uses Porsche’s Torque Vectoring Plus and rear steering to keep it pinned to the pavement in tight corners. It will be officially unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show.

Ferrari Introduces Its Most Powerful Car Ever at werd.com

Ferrari Introduces Its Most Powerful Car Ever

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Due to be unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show, the special-edition Ferrari 488 Pista is the successor to the 458 Speciale. A truly track-focused supercar, this racing-inspired V8-powered beast cranks out 710 horsepower, making it Ferrari’s most powerful V8 ever. Top speed: 211 MPH.