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Garage and Harley destroyed in Town of Beloit fire

Town of Beloit firefighters and mutual aid from the Town of Turtle Fire Department, were called to Dewey Avenue shortly after 10:00 Tuesday morning.

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Related Topix: Harley Davidson, Fire

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Detroit News

Toyota awarded $4M grant to move 250 jobs to Washtenaw County

The Michigan Strategic Fund awarded Toyota Motor Corp. a $4 million grant Tuesday to move 250 purchasing jobs from Kentucky to its Toyota Technical Center in Washtenaw County's York Township.

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Related Topix: Toyota Venza, Coupe, Toyota Motor, Wagon, Toyota RAV4 EV, Hybrid, Toyota, SUV, Sedan, Toyota Camry, Michigan, Washtenaw County, MI

MLive.com

GM ignition switch compensation program receives more than 300 claims, including 107 death-related

The General Motors Co. ignition switch compensation program has received 309 claims through Monday, including 107 related to fatal accidents.

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Related Topix: General Motors

Autoblog

Death claim in GM ignition-switch lawsuit rises to 100

Nearly 300 people have filed claims in the General Motors ignition switch recall case , with around 100 claiming the defect led to their loved ones' fatal crashes while 184 people claim they were injured in crashes caused by the recalled ignition switch.

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Related Topix: General Motors, Autos

Detroit Free Press

GM's tech center too big to navigate? Grab a bike

General Motors announces Tuesday, August 26, 2014, it is implementing a bike share program at its Warren Technical Center in Warren.

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Related Topix: General Motors, Detroit, MI

Outlook

CCI Imposes Rs 2,545 Cr Penalty on 14 Car Makers

In the first major order against the auto sector, the Competition Commission today slapped a penalty of Rs 2,545 crore on 14 car makers, including Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors, for violating trade norms in the spare parts and after services market.

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Related Topix: Tata Motors

KXVO

2015 Harley-Davidson Model Lineup Delivers More Rush For The Open Road

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Harley Davidson, Harley-Davidson Road Glide, Harley-Davidson Softail, Harley-Davidson Street Glide, Harley-Davidson Trike

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Automotive News

Ford begins 'massive undertaking' to manufacture aluminum pickup

Ford Motor Co. has begun an eight-week closure of its F-150 pickup plant near Detroit to overhaul it for a new, aluminum- bodied version of the top-selling vehicle line in the U.S. "This is historic for the industry, not just for Ford," Joe Hinrichs, Ford's president of the Americas, told reporters today at the company's product development center ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ford F-150, Ford, Truck, Ford F-250, Ford Motor, Detroit, MI

Detroit News

Former Gop VP candidate: Detroit 'warning' to U.S.

Washington - Former Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan says Detroit's Chapter 9 bankruptcy is a warning to the United States and compares the Motor City to the NBC post-apocalyptic drama 'Revolution.'

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Rand Paul, 9, Economics News, Bankruptcy, General Motors

The Daily Breeze

Riding through Death Valley, Nevadaa s high desert is a bikers dream

When you get past the glitter, girls and gambling, Las Vegas, Nev., is primarily high desert.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Harley Davidson, US Military, US Navy, Death Valley National Park, US National Parks

Business Journal

Morning Roundup: Tim Hortons in talks with Burger King, Honda Fit...

Morning Roundup: Tim Hortons in talks with Burger King, Honda Fit recall, and why the Goodyear Blimp is not a blimp Tim Hortons may hook up with Burger King eight years after its breakup with Wendy's, Honda Fits are being recalled to strengthen their bumpers, Dole Food may be bringing 150 jobs to Ohio, Wilmington Air Park lands a tenant promising ... (more)

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Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Tim Hortons, Product Recalls, Honda Motor Co, Ohio, Mcdonalds

CBS Local

Final Workers Returning To Tech Center After Flood

General Motors Co. says the last remaining 2,500 workers displaced following this month's flooding are returning to work at its Tech Center in suburban Detroit.

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The Fresno Bee

Toyota's most rugged Land Cruiser is back in Japan

The 3.6 million yen Land Cruiser 70, the toughest of the Land Cruiser models, arrives at Japanese dealers Monday.

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Related Topix: Toyota, SUV, Toyota Land Cruiser, Toyota Motor, World News, Japan

Sun Aug 24, 2014

ArkansasBusiness.com

Superior Industries Closure Sparks Northwest Arkansas Efforts To Find Jobs for Workers

Cameron Smith: "There's going to be a lot of people to step up. It's a lot of people laid off at the same time.

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Related Topix: Superior Industries International, Manufacturing

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Milwaukee Rally returns with free street parties, more Aug. 28-Sept. 1

On Wednesday, before things get formally in gear, there's a rally kickoff at Quaker Steak & Lube in New Berlin.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Berlin, WI, Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Harley Davidson, Entertainment

Business Journal

West Allis cues up new money for foundry redevelopment, housing rehab

The former West Allis Ductile Iron factory is slated to be torn down under a plan by a company that is buying the plant.

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Related Topix: West Allis, WI, Scott Walker, US Governors, Johnson Controls, Manufacturing, Textiles

Autoblog

Tata approves plans to codevelop two SUVs with Land Rover

Over the course of this year, rumors have been building about Jaguar Land Rover and its parent company, Tata Motors, co-developing vehicles, especially SUVs.

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Related Topix: Land Rover, Land, Land Rover Freelander, SUV, Tata Motors, Autos

MLive.com

Ford Mustang-inspired nail polish sales top 4 million, more 50th anniversary products coming

Power, performance and Americana are three words that could come to mind when thinking about the Ford Mustang.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Ford Motor, Dearborn, MI, Marketing

Automotive News

Supplier Metaldyne Performance files for stock offering

Metaldyne Performance Group Inc., a holding company for three auto suppliers combined earlier this month by private equity firm American Securities LLC, filed with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering of its common shares.

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Related Topix: Plymouth, MI, General Motors, Autos

Daily Press & Argus

'Nasty' Corvette Z06 to start at $78,995

The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 - which General Motors Co. product chief Mark Reuss has called 'the big nasty' - will start at $78,995, while the convertible version will start at $83,995.

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Related Topix: Chevrolet Corvette Z06, Chevrolet, General Motors

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