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  1. Trio of Porsche plug-in hybrids set for Paris exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    At the upcoming Paris Motor Show, Porsche looks to solidify itself as "the only brand to offer three plug-in [hybrid] models," with planned showcases of the Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid, the Panamera S E-Hybrid , and the vaunted 918 Spyder . The Cayenne S E-Hybrid will be making its world premiere at the event, and it will do so alongside updated gas-only brethren: the Cayenne S, the Cayenne Turbo, and the Cayenne Diesel.

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  2. This Amazing Battle Of Idiots Over a Traffic Lane Is AstoundingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    I'm not sure if there's a better illustration than the inanity of road rage than the sight of these two belligerent morons battling for a place in a lane of traffic. The Audi seems to be the initial aggressor, but the Suzuku Wagon R doesn't exactly handle things like a rational non-simpleton.

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  3. 2015 Ford F-150 claims segment's best payload, towing ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Autoblog

    While we are set to drive the new, 2015 Ford F-150 in the coming days, there's a big piece of news on the latest-generation of the Blue Oval's bread-and-butter pickup coming out of Dearborn, and it focuses on the truck's hauling and towing abilities. The new F-150 will have a maximum payload of 3,300-pounds , and, perhaps more importantly, a 12,200-pound tow rating , which for the first time are compliant with the Society of Automotive Engineer's J2807 standards .

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  4. UAW, 2 German labor groups join forces in bid to organize VW Tenn. plantRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Automotive News

    The UAW and two top German labor groups have signed a letter of intent to jointly organize the Volkswagen AG assembly plant in Chattanooga, a top UAW official said today. The latest move may be a step toward the UAW gaining bargaining rights to represent the hourly workers at VW's only U.S. plant, according to the letter, a copy of which was obtained by Reuters.

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  5. Toyota to recall 690,000 Tacomas in U.S. to fix suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Toyota Motor Corp. said it would recall about 690,00 Tacoma 4X4 and Tacoma pre-runner pickup trucks in the U.S. to fix issues with the vehicles' rear suspension system. "The involved vehicles' rear suspension system contains leaf springs that are constructed of either three or four leaves.

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  6. Who Will Be The First To Offer A Serious Competitor To The GLA45 AMG?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    The all-new 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG will compete in the fast-growing compact SUV segment. Mercedes will compete against the Audi Q3 and BMW X1 but the GLA45 AMG features the world's most powerful series-produced four-cylinder engine with 355 horsepower.

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  7. Ten Of The Most Dependable Cars You Can Buy On eBay For Less Than $5,000Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Here are the most reliable and dependable cars on eBay for less than $5,000. I recently laid out reasons why you shouldn't finance new cars, and hundreds of you replied that used cars are a headache that most peoplea Reada After I asked you thrifty, frugal, and dare I say, cheap lot to give me the most dependable cars for less than the price of a new car's down payment , you answered with some astonishingly solid examples.

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  8. Pickup Truck Cargo Bag, Water Blade, Mechanics Tool Set [Deals]Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Truck owners can head over to Groupon today for a Ruffsack Cargo Bag for just $50 . This water resistant bag can fold up and fit under your front seat when not in use, and includes tie-down points at each corner to keep it secure.

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  9. Ask Comedian And Top Gear USA Host Adam Ferrara AnythingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Top Gear USA will be back on your TV tubes this Tuesday for the final part of its fourth season. Host and funnyman Adam Ferrara is here now to answer all the questions you could possibly have about the end of season four, what's next, and what he has to say about cars.

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  10. Ellen DeGeneres sends up Matthew McConaughey's Lincoln adRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Lincoln had to have known that when it released its new ad campaign for the new MKC with Matthew McConaughey, it would open itself up to a bit of good old fashioned ridicule. The television commercial was, after all, good for a laugh or two.

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  11. Legendary F1 champion Niki Lauda thinks Formula E is 'not motor sport'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    It's hard to argue against Formula E's historical significance and consumer market influence, but that doesn't mean you have to like it. Since its inception this year, the one-make, single-seater, all electric race series has drawn both acclaim and ire from the automotive community.

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  12. Investors get Ford business update todayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | USA Today

    Ford executives will put their best financial foot forward today in a series of presentations for investors who have been invited to Dearborn for an overview of the automaker's business plan. CEO Mark Fields - Investors get Ford business update today Ford executives will put their best financial foot forward today in a series of presentations for investors who have been invited to Dearborn for an overview of the automaker's business plan.

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  13. Traffic Ahead: Fenway In For a Tight SqueezeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Starting September 29, motorists who use the Bowker Overpass in the Fenway are in for a headache. Due to an upgrade of the "structural capacity of the existing bridge deck," MassDOT will reduce the number of inbound lanes towards the Fenway, Boylston Street, and Longwood Medical area to two.

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  14. NHTSA To Review 4.9 Million Chrysler Vehicles For A Shitload Of ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Stalling. Fires. Fuel pump shutoff. The horn honking itself. These are just some of the problems Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram owners say they have experienced thanks to a faulty totally integrated power module , and now the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says they're looking into it.

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  15. 2014 Lexus IS Long-Term Update 6: IS 350 F SportRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    In previous updates I've touched substantially on how the various IS cars drive, so I'd like to use this one to talk about how you interact with them. Sure, interactivity is just one aspect of the car, but when it controls so many vehicle functions, there's no getting around the fact that you'll be dealing with it on a daily basis.

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  16. Honda Civic Type R Concept Revs to 7000 RPM, Has Adaptive SuspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Honda's highly anticipated Civic Type R hot hatchback is nearing to its production debut, and the company is revealing more specs of this turbocharged Civic at this year's Paris auto show. Although Honda will only show another concept version of the Civic Type R, the company is giving more information about the car's suspension and other tech specs before the Type R debuts in production form early next year.

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  17. 2015 F-150 With 12,200 lbs TowingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Sorry my link isn't working. Also noted these rating are said to be J2807 certified.

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  18. West Africans in Detroit rally over Ebola outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NewsCenter 25

    Detroit's West African communities are rallying to raise money and awareness to help families suffering from the Ebola virus overseas, as well as those in Michigan feeling the effects of the crisis. The Detroit News reports the Liberian Association of Michigan on Saturday held a prayer vigil and panel discussion.

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  19. With Sales Sputtering, Toyota Seeks Broader Appeal For Prius LineRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... which nominated me and some colleagues for a Pulitzer Prize for our coverage of General Motors. I've also covered autos for Edmunds.com, AutoTrader.com, Automotive News and Advertising Age. I am a major contributor to Chief Executive Magazine, ...

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  20. Deaths linked to GM ignition-switch defect rise to 23Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Automotive News

    The number of deaths linked to a faulty ignition switch in General Motors cars rose by two last week to 23, according to a report today from the lawyer overseeing a program set up to compensate accident victims. Since Aug. 1, 867 claims for compensation for serious injuries or deaths said to have been caused by the switch had been received by the program, which is being overseen by lawyer Kenneth Feinberg.

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