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  1. 'Passion' leads to big prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Manawatu Standard

    New wheels: Feilding High School student Heinrigh Beuks, 18, in car, with BCITO skills broker Hayden Burmeiter and Callum Dicksborne, 18, Bailey McPhee, 17, Anthony Clinton, 17, and Kieran Clinton, 17, and the Ford Mustang and trailer-styled sandpit they built for the BCITO Build-Ability Challenge, which they won. Five Feilding High School year 13 students teamed up to take on the BCITO Build-Ability Challenge and were named the supreme winners yesterday.


  2. Factors that helped Honda's turnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago |

    The turnaround in Honda Cars' fortune in India is as much a result of the general uptick in consumer sentiment as it is about the company's relentless focus on quality, rues Rohit Nautiyal hat can the auto industry learn from the rise, the slide and the resurgence of Honda Cars India? In this industry, a company's strategy needs to be adaptable in order to keep up with the pace of change. Indeed, in a crowded market, all businesses should be identifying potential customers and their emerging needs and looking at ways to engage with them -- and ultimately convert them into loyalists.


  3. Guest Opinion: Alt-Fuel Vehicles Remain UncompetitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CSP

    Just how high would retail gasoline prices have to be to make the Chevy Volt competitive with basic gasoline-burning vehicles? A flex-fuel car would require a pump price of $6.90 per gallon; a Volt, $12.50, according to a Lundberg Survey report excerpted below. The report focuses only on claims that alt-fuel vehicles are cheaper to drive.


  4. Hell Yes The BMW i8 Can DriftRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    The first thing you need to know about this video is that it's an ad for chipmaker Qualcomm. But it also features a BMW i8 , racing driver Nelson Piquet Jr., and racing driver Nelson Piquet Jr. drifting a BMW i8.


  5. 2014 GTA Pro-Am by Shift-S3ctor Round 3 - Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Super Street

    It isn't all that often time attack series travel to Willow Springs International Motorsports Park to take on the technical, 1.8-mile, 15-turn Streets of Willow. Usually, it's the big track people hit; by many standards Streets is too short, not to mention the circuit boasts very few areas to really open up a vehicle.


  6. 2014 BMW 640i Gran Coupe ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KickingTires

    I know looks are subjective, but let's be honest, the 6 series Gran Coupe is an absolute beauty.


  7. Lone Star Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Formula 1 Blog

    Saturday will see round four of the FIA World Endurance Championship, with the championship heading to the USA's Circuit Of The Americas headlining the "Lone Star Le Mans" event alongside the USA's own TUDOR United Sportscar Championship and Continental Tyre Sportscar Challenge. The WEC will see 31 entries spread across four classes.


  8. NHRA's Charlotte misadventure: There's a problem in Pro StockRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    NHRA had a problem yesterday at what's considered the "Bellagio of dragstrips" zMAX Dragway. The four-lane tour de force constructed by Speedway Motorsports adjacent to Charlotte Motor Speedway is host to two NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series weekends each year: the Four-Wide Nationals in the spring and the Carolina Nationals in late summer.


  9. Cruise Night draws crowd to downtown MorrisRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Morris Daily Herald

    A beautiful evening for the fourth Morris Cruise Night of the 2014 season held Saturday, with 736 cars representing 130 cities lining the streets of Downtown Morris.


  10. Ferrari to Celebrate 60 Years in U.S. with $3.2-Million Limited-Edition ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Car & Driver

    You know how Lamborghini has mastered turning existing cars into super-limited, super-expensive special editions-think the Murcielago-based ReventA3n and the Aventador-based Veneno? Now it's Ferrari's turn do dip its paw in the honey pot. In his last official act as CEO, Luca Di Montezemolo will unveil a U.S.-only special-edition Ferrari built to celebrate the automaker's 60 years of doing business here in the States.


  11. M1 Racing's Bowlin Has Solid Outing in UtahRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    M1 Racing's Walt Bowlin of Tarpon Springs, Fla., used the 2014 season finale of the SCCA Pirelli World Challenge series on Friday and Saturday at Miller Motorsports Park as preparation for a full effort in that series in 2015. His main objective was simply to gain experience in this form of racing, and he came away with an eighth-place finish on Friday and a ninth on Saturday in the GT-A class with his Tampa Bay Jaw Surgery Centers Audi R8 LMS ultra in twin 50-minute races.


  12. Mercedes' S550 plug-in hybrid returns 84 mpg, hits 60 mph in 5.2 secondsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Mercedes-Benz has revealed a plug-in hybrid version of its S-Class flagship, and the German automaker says it's one of a kind. "The S550 plug-in hybrid is the first luxury sedan with the performance of a V8 and the fuel consumption of a compact model," said Prof.


  13. View video in new pageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Automobile manufacturer Local Motors created a drivable electric car using a 3-D printer. Printing the body only took 44 hours.


  14. Kia Racing Wins 2014 Pirelli World Challenge ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WJRT

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  15. Mercedes-Benz boosts supply of CLA compact sedansRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Between the Super Bowl ad and a pricetag of $29,990 to start, the Mercedes-Benz CLA has been in short supply ever since it was introduced. But help is on the way.


  16. Bow Tie Briefs - Chevy News - January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Super Chevy Magazine

    It was kind of a clever idea-leave the sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum open-but in the end, it was determined that the feasibility of that was simply impractical. At its quarterly meeting, the National Corvette Museum Board of Directors decided to completely fill the sinkhole.


  17. 3D Printing Dinosaur Bones: You Won't Believe This Man's Crazy JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Sure, it's going to be big... but how big? TJ McCue decided to hop into an RV and find out. He's in the middle of an eight-month road trip around the U.S., stopping more than 100 times along the way to see how American businesses -- and individuals -- are putting 3D technology to use.


  18. BMW's Formula E i8 may be a 'connected car,' but it sure looks slippery in this videoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    How is tech company Qualcomm illustrating the future of the connected car? By drifting a wirelessly charged BMW i8 around a racetrack, of course. In August, we reported that Qualcomm was testing wireless charging technology for electric vehicles like the BMW i8 and i3.


  19. Limited-edition, NART-inspired Ferrari headed exclusively to United StatesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    A new, limited-edition Ferrari is about to break cover, and the entire 10-car run, which pays tribute to a legendary Ferrari motorsports division, is destined for the United States market exclusively. We're not sure if this makes up for the Aston Martin Lagondas we won't be getting -- we're partial to the "why not both?" school of thought -- but we'll take what we can get.


  20. GMG Closes Out 2014 With Quiet Finale in UtahRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Following Friday's wild Race One in which the entire Global Motorsports Group organization had a busy day of car swaps, engine changes, and eventually podiums, Saturday's Race Two would feature a much more subdued event. With the long straights and thin air of Miller Motorsports Park rewarding the turbocharged and higher horsepower vehicles, the team would close out the 2014 Pirelli World Challenge season with a pair of top-10's.