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  1. Hyundai won't build a sports car, but it wants to get into the performance gameRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    In the past decade, Hyundai has made great strides. It's gone from a bargain brand to one with a diverse lineup that includes everything from the Genesis luxury sedan to the hydrogen-powered Tucson Fuel Cell.

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  2. Wayne Taylor Racing Loses 3rd Place At Rolex 24 For Drive Time ViolationRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Turns out, the Wayne Taylor Racing team actually did go over the maximum time allowed for team member Jordan Taylor to drive in the last hours of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. IMSA announced today that they will move WTR to last place in the Prototype class results for the violation.

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  3. Mercedes-Amg GT Ad CampaignRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | EMercedesBenz

    The Mercedes-AMG GT campaign is beginning its assault on the hearts of sports car enthusiasts under the banner "Handcrafted by Racers". Pure fascination and high-end technology: with the new GT, Mercedes-AMG is positioning itself more emphatically than ever as a sports car brand in its own right.

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  4. Mercedes-Amg GT Starting at $129,900Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | EMercedesBenz

    With the new Mercedes-AMG GT model range, the Mercedes-AMG sports car brand is moving into a new segment. As the second sports car developed entirely in-house by Mercedes-AMG, the GT has everything you would expect from an authentic Mercedes-AMG, from the characteristic styling, thoroughbred motorsport technology to the optimum weight distribution.

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  5. Study finds nine car models that could save your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    Nine car models are so safe they had a driver death rate of zero in a new study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Study finds nine car models that could save your life Nine car models are so safe they had a driver death rate of zero in a new study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

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  6. Deal watch: Norwegian Cruise Line touts new offerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    Norwegian Cruise Line is rolling out a new promotion for the month of February. The Miami-based operator says customers who book a cruise of three nights or longer can choose from one of four value-added perks Deal watch: Norwegian Cruise Line touts new offer Norwegian Cruise Line is rolling out a new promotion for the month of February.

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  7. 10 cars with highest rate of driver deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    Here's our countdown of the 10 cars that IIHS says showed the highest driver death rates between 2009 and 2012. The study looked at vehicles from the 2008 to 2011 model years.

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  8. What red ink? As deficits dip, all sides seek more spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NewsCenter 25

    As the nation's ledger adjusts to decreasing levels of deficit spending, the voices in Washington calling for austerity are barely audible. Republicans want more defense spending.

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  9. The Ten Best Cars You Never See On The Road AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    So I'm having this dream I saw a Turbo Z, but I know it must be a dream because how often do you see these anymore? They made a brozillion of them, you saw them in every cul-de-sac and subdivision in America for 10 years, then they all just disappeared. You'll still see its competitors from time to time-even in rust-central Pennsylvania where I'm from, a 25-year-old Chevy Lumina or Buick Park Avenue can still be heard 3800-burbling along any given road, day or night.

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  10. NHTSA seeking Takata whistleblowers to blow open airbag investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Autoblog

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is amping up its investigation into embattled Japanese parts supplier Takata , actively seeking whistleblowers that know "of possible defects or any wrongdoing" to step forward. "We encourage all individuals with information about the manufacture or testing of Takata air bag inflators, or who have knowledge of possible defects or any wrongdoing by the company, to make this information available to NHTSA," spokesman Gordon Trowbridge told Reuters .

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  11. 2016 Mazda Miata Will Have 155 HP, 148 Pound-Feet Of Torque In AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Reviews are now trickling out of early drives of development prototypes of the 1.5 liter 2016 Mazda Miata , but it appears that the spec of the car that we're getting here in America is also being confirmed: How does 155 horsepower and 148 pound feet of torque sound in a car that weighs around 2,200 pounds? The word comes from driving.ca , which also drove the brand new Miata just this week. The 2.0 liter under the hood has 155 horsepower and 148 pound feet of torque, which is less than the 167 horsepower and 140 pound feet of the current car.

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  12. Despite last-minute driver change, Wayne Taylor Racing loses third spot in Rolex 24Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Remember that late pit stop for Wayne Taylor Racing in the 2015 Rolex 24 for driver Jordan Taylor to swap spots with brother Ricky so Jordan wouldn't exceed the four-hour maximum driving time allowed in a six-hour period? Unfortunately for the team, it was all for naught. An IMSA review of driver stints showed that Jordan exceeded the allowable four hours anyway.

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  13. Ugly car is now sexy, says Ferrari Formula One chief ArrivabeneRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    On the launch of the new SF15-T Scuderia Ferrari, Formula One team principal Maurizio Arrivabene has reiterated that he has targeted at least two Grand Prix wins for the Italian team this season. "I'm just realistic," he said.

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  14. Ferrari Formula One unveils its new SF15-TRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Ferrari has unveiled the SF15-T, the car with which Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen hope to reverse the team's fortunes after a difficult 2014 season. It's also the first Ferrari that James Allison can claim full responsibility for, after he joined while last year's car was already under development.

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  15. Allison confident Ferrari's Formula One power unit has improvedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Ferrari technical boss James Allison says that the Italian Formula One team has made big steps with its power unit, which was a major weakness last season. "The power unit has, along with the rest of the car, been an area of extremely high effort to improve," said Allison.

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  16. Next Nissan GT-R will be a '2+2 hybrid,' development chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    There's been plenty of speculation that the next Nissan GT-R will be a hybrid, and now the carmaker's chief creative officer is confirming this. In an interview at the U.K. launch of the Infiniti Q70, Nissan's Shiro Nakamura told Top Gear that, yes, the new GT-R will be a hybrid.

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  17. LeMay recognizes 67 years of F-Series historyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    The LeMay Museum dedicated an exhibit to America's truck called "F-Series: The Truck that Grew Up with America." The LeMay Museum dedicated an exhibit to America's truck called "F-Series: The Truck that Grew Up with America."

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  18. 1981 DAP kartRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    The winter auctions in Paris during Retromobile week regularly feature historic race cars, selling everything from Formula One racers to retired rally cars from the 1960s. But a week from now Bonhams will offer a DAP racing kart that had been driven by Ayrton Senna during his last kart race in the 1981 season, at the Karting World Championship event in Parma, Italy.

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  19. 2015 Tesla Model S P85D Driven: Now Entering Supercar TerritoryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    Not having to wait is a luxury. Saving time is the justification the privileged give for indulging in fractional jet ownership and hiring personal assistants to attend funerals and bar mitzvahs on their behalf.

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  20. Insurance industry data link NFL games to higher car crash ratesRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The University of Phoenix Stadium will host the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Sunday. Insurance industry data shows that drunk driving car crash rates increase on Super Bowl Sunday.

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