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2019 Ram pickup to offer mild hybrid system

The 2019 Ram 1500 pickup, unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show this year, will feature an eTorque 48-volt mild-hybrid system. The hybrid system comes standard with q V6 engine and is optional on the Hemi V8 engine. The 2019 Ram 1500 has a more refined and slightly sportier appearance. While its dimensions have grown, the truck is 225 pounds lighter.…

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Volkswagen shows Tiguan SUV plug-in concept at Detroit Auto Show

The Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active concept made its debut at this year’s North American International Auto Show, pushing the boundaries of how plug-in cars are expected to look. Plugincars.com reports that the vehicle features all-terrain tires, a heavy-duty aluminum roof-rack outfitted with LED spotlights, and several tweaks to front fascia that give the SUV an unmistakably rugged styling rarely seen on…

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