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  1. Analyzing Possible Aerodynamic Secrets Of The Nissan GT-R LMP1 CarRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    See that long-nosed bloblet on Circuit of the Americas? Members of the Total Arse Racing Team took a few photos of what is reportedly the Nissan GT-R a Reada Here's the Le Mans race car that everyone is talking about in the carbon-fiber nude. The Nissan GT-R LM Nismo had largely been kept out ofa Reada When it rains it pours - about 24 hours after our little amoeba friend appeared on the 'Net showing the Nissan GT-R LM LMP1 going through its testing cycle at the Circuit Of The Americas, thanks to diligence on Jalopnik's behalf, more images, vastly more descriptive ones at that, pop up.

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  2. Mitsubishi Plug-In Hybrid Crossover Concept Bound for GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    There are still a like of what-ifs clinging the Mitsubishi's continued presence here in the U.S, and the automaker hasn't been helping its case with production delays and unfulfilled promises. Mitsubishi has previously indicated a future strategy focusing on plug-in hybrid SUVs and crossovers as the crux of its brand re-imagination, and apparently the next phase of that effort will be a compact crossover concept slated for the Geneva auto show.

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  3. Mercedes harkens back to tortoise and hare for Amg GT Super Bowl spotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Autoblog

    With just six automakers scheduled as advertisers during this year's Super Bowl , they sure aren't trying to keep things a surprise ahead of the kick off. After already teasing its spot days ago, Mercedes-Benz is the latest to fully reveal a minute-long commercial for the game.

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  4. Here's The Sweet Mercedes Fire Truck Racing Van On Dubs You Asked ForRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    This Mercedes Sprinter in fire-department tuner car livery is for those of you who habitually answer the question "why" with "why not?" Seriously though, I find this unjustifiably alluring. HRE Wheels is using this van to shill their new TR1 Series rims, which can be sized from 20" to 22" tall and 9" to 12" wide.

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  5. Auto sales forecast calls for a hot JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Projections call for a seasonally adjusted, annualized selling rate of 16.4 million to 16.6 million this month, up from 15.3 million a year ago. That's on pace with last year's total sales of 16.5 million.

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  6. Zetsche, other top auto chiefs to lobby for EU-U.S. trade dealRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche, Volkswagen boss Martin Winterkorn and other captains of Germany's automotive industry will gather in Berlin Wednesday to try to rally support for a transatlantic free trade deal that faces potential collapse. Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic are pushing for an accord known as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership to eliminate all major trade and non-tariff barriers between the U.S. and European Union.

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  7. Aston Martin gets cash backing to overhaul lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Aston Martin's main financial backer has pledged to provide cash for a refreshed model lineup that the supercar maker plans to reveal at the Geneva auto show in March. Investindustrial S.p.A., which bought a 37.5 percent stake in the British manufacturer in 2012, will invest fresh cash in Aston Martin if needed, Andrea Bonomi, the private-equity firm's chairman, said in an interview today.

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  8. Toyota takes aim at Musk's criticism of hydrogen 'fool cells'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Tesla's Elon Musk has called hydrogen fuel cell cars "a load of rubbish" and "fool cells," and he's nowhere near alone in his disdain for the technology. Toyota has been fighting back waves of condescension for years now, and did so again when Senior VP Bob Carter took the stage at the recent J.D. Power Automotive Summit this month.

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  9. Why Edmunds took a sledgehammer to its 2015 Ford F-150Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Autoblog

    The discussion around repair bills for the aluminum-bodied 2015 Ford F-150 pickup continued from the beginning of last year to the end , and haven't abated; as an aside, some Tesla Model S owners have been shocked at disquieting repair estimates for minor damage to their aluminum wunder -sedans. Edmunds decided to inject some fact into the fray: it bought a $52,000 long-term 2015 F-150 and clouted it with an eight-pound sledgehammer.

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  10. Here Are Ten Of The Best Six-Cylinder Cars On eBay For Less Than $6,000Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    With V8s going the way of Friendster, six-cylinder cars are quickly becoming all the rage, as the #millennials so often say. Last week I asked you bargain-seeking bunch to find the best cars for sale on eBay for less than a $6,000 budget As car manufacturers shy away from the old eight-cylinder engines of yesteryear, more and more of their top model trims will come equipped with a... Read... With V8s going the way of Friendster, six-cylinder cars are quickly becoming all the rage, as the #millennials so often say.

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  11. County votes 5-0 to approve Hyatt at Sac InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 on Tuesday to approve a planned $24 million hotel at the Sacramento International Airport. The hotel will be funded by a developer who is planning on building a five-story, 135-room Hyatt Place.

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  12. The Staggering Cost Of Making An Auto Insurance ClaimRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a veteran Chicago-based consumer automotive journalist devoted to providing news, views, timely tips and reviews to help maximize your automotive investments. In addition to posting on Forbes.com, I'm a Contributing Editor for Consumers Digest magazine and write frequently on automotive topics for other national and regional publications and websites.

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  13. AM General Selected to Continue Mercedes R-Class ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Pretty soon the mighty Humvee will have something in common with the Mercedes-Benz R-Class. AM General, maker of the Humvee , and Mercedes announced today that the three-row R-Class crossover will be built at AM General's Commercial Assembly Plant in Mishawaka, Ind.

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  14. Podcast #415Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Episode #415 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Chris Paukert, and Rob Sass from Hagerty discuss the new Land Rover Discovery Sport, the Arizona auctions, and Cadillac's plans for a new, small crossover. Of course, the podcast starts with what's in the garage and finishes up with some of your questions, and for those of you who hung with us live on our UStream channel , thanks for taking the time.

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  15. Why Does My Pontiac's Horn Go Off at Night?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Q. I enjoy your column in the paper and I have a question. I have retired and as a result drive my car less than 7000 miles a year.

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  16. What Does Nissan Need To Do To Guarantee That The Titan Becomes A Force To Be Reckoned With?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    Nissan USA wants to sell 100,000 Titans annually when the new model, with its more extensive lineup, arrives for the 2016 model year. In the nameplate's best-ever year, Nissan sold 86,945 Titans in the United States.

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  17. Why Nightvision In Cars Isn't Totally UselessRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Just a few weeks ago, we declared nightvision one of the most useless options you can get on a car. And from the outside, it totally appears like that's the case.

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  18. Soros could follow Buffett with auto dealership acquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Autoblog

    In October, billionaire Warren Buffett and his Berkshire Hathaway investment company bought Van Tuyl Group , the nation's largest privately owned auto dealer body, for an undisclosed sum. The investment gave him access to 78 stores in 10 states and potentially opened the door for Chinese auto sales in the US from BYD , another Buffett investment.

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  19. Porsche may bring back 'Club Sport' name with a more hardcore BoxsterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    A new, sport-oriented variant of the Porsche Boxster is on its way, and speculation seems to hint that it will be a follow up to the 2011 Boxster Spyder. The Spyder was lightened version of Porsche's two-seat convertible, removing non-critical components like the radio and parts of the mechanical drop-top.

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  20. Cadillac's President Feels Performance Cars Are Critical For It To Be Successful - Do You Agree?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    For years, Cadillacs were thought of as "a couch on wheels," as the brand's marketing chief, Uwe Ellinghaus, put it in a conversation with us in Detroit last week. But times have changed.

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