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5 Things That Make the 2017 Ford Fusion so Technologically Advanced

In January, Ford introduced the all-new 2017 Ford Fusion, complete with technological innovations that make it stand out in its class. Here are five reasons it stands out: It combines all-wheel drive and a twin-turbocharged V6 engine. The combination is a class-exclusive and is set to outpower the 2016 BMW 340 with a projected 325 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque.

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Some 2016 Nissan LEAF Trim Levels to get 100+ of Range

Watch out Chevrolet Volt and Toyota Prius, the 2016 all-electric Nissan LEAF will be getting an EPA-estimated best-in-class range of 107 miles when it debuts in showrooms this autumn. Previously, the LEAF sported a 24 kWH battery. With the model’s new 30 kWh battery, Nissan is able to get 27-percent more range out of each charge. The new battery is standard for

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Chevrolet Introduces Smartphone Cooling Technology in 2016 Impala, Volt, Cruze and Malibu

In-car smartphones use is hot. For phones that get too hot to handle, Chevrolet has a solution- an industry-first cooling system built into the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu. Active Phone Cooling, available in the 2016 Impala, Volt, Cruze and Malibu, will allow wireless charging while  simultaneously externally cooling the phone using the vehicle’s HVAC system. No other automotive manufacturer offers a similar solution for in-vehicle

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