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42 min ago | Limerick Today

Limerick man accused of dangerous driving was training horses on farm

A MAN was acquitted of road traffic offences after an elderly farmer testified he was staying with him at his farm at the time of the alleged offence.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf, iPhone

42 min ago | WHTC

General Motors pulls plug on European Chevrolet Volt

The automaker says disappointing sales of the Opel Ampera are forcing their hand to scrap the car and work on a replacement to be introduced sometime in the next four years.


Related Topix: Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet

Thu Jul 24, 2014


40+ cars that barely avoid the gas guzzler tax

The Gas Guzzler schedule, with mpg ratings and charges that haven't changed since 1991, lays out which fuel-swillers owe what to Uncle Sam.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Coupe, Jaguar, Convertible, Jaguar XKR, Autos

The Washington Post

Ford Discovers Profit in Europe After Workers Waive $63 Million

Ford Motor Co. is finally making money in Europe. The automaker, which hasn't made a profit on the continent in three years, returned to the black last quarter after workers in Germany agreed to waive their bonuses.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Ford Focus, Ford, Sedan, World News, Germany, Dearborn, MI, Business News

Business Journal

Drive a Tesla? PTI now has electric vehicle charging stations

PTI has added eight charging stations for electric vehicles that will be available for no additional charge to travelers.


Related Topix: Nissan, Nissan Leaf

Motor Trend

Nissan Note Nismo Is Japan's Next Hot Hatch

Add another to the list of cars tragically absent from the U.S. market. Nissan announced that this fall it will add another Nismo vehicle to its growing portfolio--this time a performance-bred Nissan Note Nismo.


Related Topix: Coupe, Nissan Versa Note, Wagon, Nissan, Sedan, Nissan Sentra, Autos

Customer Interaction Solutions

TomTom Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results

Full year outlook increased; revenue now expected of at least a 925 million and adjusted1 EPS of at least a 0.25 Our Consumer business held up well in the second quarter, mainly driven by European PND and sport revenue, and we continued our accelerating growth path in Telematics.


Related Topix: Audi A3, Wagon, Audi, Sedan, Convertible

GM delaying in-vehicle app shop indefinitely

Phil Abram, GM chief infotainment officer, said the Chevrolet AppShop, which the Detroit-based automaker announced in January , did not meet the company's expectations to launch this summer.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet Spark EV, Chevrolet

The Detroit News

Henry Payne: Hyundai refines Sonata's allure

My wife's sofas are littered with pillows inscribed with clever sayings. My favorite: "I know I'm efficient.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Hyundai Sonata, Sedan, Hyundai, Coupe, Hyundai Genesis, Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Wagon, Hyundai Elantra, Hyundai Accent, Mazda 3, Mazda

Brandon Sun

Hyundai Motor's 2Q profit dips due to strong South Korean won

Hyundai Motor Co. said Thursday its second quarter profit fell 7 per cent as the appreciation of the South Korean won diluted its overseas earnings, offsetting a sales perk from upgrades to its Genesis luxury sedan and the Sonata family car.


Related Topix: Automakers, Hyundai Motor, Hybrid, Hyundai Sonata, Sedan, Hyundai, Coupe, Wagon, Hyundai Elantra

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Express India

BMW launches ActiveHybrid 7 sedan in India

German luxury car maker BMW today launched all new BMW ActiveHybrid 7 sedan in India priced at Rs 1.35 crore .


Related Topix: BMW ActiveHybrid 7, Sedan, BMW, Motorcycles, BMW Motorcycle, BMW 7 Series, Coupe, BMW M3, Convertible, BMW M4

The Indian Express

Govt refuses to disclose deal with Tata Motors, calls it - confidential'

The state government on Tuesday refused to disclose the agreement it has signed with Tata Motors Limited calling it a "confidential" agreement.


Related Topix: Tata Nano, Automakers, Tata Motors, World News, India,

GM announces six recalls covering 718,000 vehicles

The recall covers more than a dozen vehicle models from the 2011-2015 model years from all four of GM's brands, including some previously recalled vehicles.


Related Topix: Coupe, Convertible, Chevrolet Camaro, Chevrolet, Chevrolet Equinox, SUV, GMC, GMC Terrain, Buick, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Sedan, Chevrolet SS, Wagon, Chevrolet Caprice

The New Zealand Herald

Big reveal of popular Mazda2 hatchback

Mazda has lifted covers on the big-selling little car that marks the next step in its successful SkyActiv programme.


Related Topix: Mazda, Mazda Mazda2

News Shopper

Beckenham mum set for showdown at Brands Hatch after birthday track day sparked racing fever

A Beckenham woman who crunches numbers by day is set for a final 2014 showdown at Brands Hatch after working her way up in the racing world.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Sedan, Honda Civic

The Car Connection

2015 Death List, Convertible Buyers Smarter, Buick's Future Lineup: ...

From The Car Connection : Death List 2015: The Cars That Won't Be Back Next Year The best new cars of the 2015 model year are springing to life--cars like the Subaru Legacy, the Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG, and the BMW i8.


Related Topix: Subaru Legacy, Wagon, Subaru, Sedan, Coupe, BMW i8, BMW, Acura NSX, Acura

Hereford Times

a Newent-Based housing association is trialling an electric car for business journeys.

Two Rivers Housing has borrowed a Nissan Leaf from Five Acres Garage of Coleford for six weeks in a bid to cut travel costs and reduce vehicle emissions.


Related Topix: Nissan, Nissan Leaf

Andover Advertiser

Fiesta is Britain's top selling car

Ford said Fiesta sales had now topped 4,115,000, taking the model past the previous record holder, the Ford Escort .


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Ford, Ford Focus, Ford Escort, Sedan

Globe and Mail

Japan readies fuel cell subsidies in bet on Toyota's next big thing

Toyota's new fuel cell vehicle is displayed at the company's showroom in Tokyo. Toyota's new fuel cell vehicle is displayed at the company's showroom in Tokyo.


Related Topix: Toyota Motor, Automakers, Coupe, BMW 3 Series, Wagon, Hybrid, Convertible, Sedan, BMW

Ealing Times

The Ford Fiesta has become Britain's all-time top selling car.

Ford said Fiesta sales had now topped 4,115,000, taking the model past the previous record holder, the Ford Escort .


Related Topix: Ford Fiesta, Ford, Sedan, Coupe, Wagon, Ford Focus, Ford Escort


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