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  1. GM to invest $175 million at Lansing Grand River plantRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | INAUTONEWS

    The largest US automaker is going to spend $175 million to upgrade the assembly facility that is currently producing the Cadillac ATS and CTS, upgrading the plant in order to be ready to start building the sixth generation Camaro later this summer. The factory has been running at low yield capacity, with just one shift dedicated to making the luxury models from Cadillac - the luxury automaker has seen deliveries of the passenger car models dipping in recent months as the US consumers are geared towards sport utility vehicles and pickup trucks, including in the premium segment.

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  2. Automakers ahead of schedule for 2020 fuel economy targets 0Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UnionLeader.com

    The auto industry is making significant strides toward increasing fuel efficiency and is ahead of schedule in meeting strict federal fuel economy goals, according to a new analysis by the Union of Concerned Scientists.

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  3. Toyota Auris facelift - details of new engines releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Details on the new engines offered in the facelifted Toyota Auris , which surfaced in March at the Geneva show , have been let loose. First up, the all-new 1.2 litre petrol turbo , which joins the existing 1.33 litre Dual VVT-I and 1.6 litre Valvematic engines.

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  4. Ford to offer access to electrified-vehicle patents for a feeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Ford Motor Co said it would give other automakers access to its electrified vehicle technologies for a fee to accelerate research and development of such vehicles. Ford's offer comes nearly a year after a move by Tesla Motors Inc, the California electric car maker, to share its patents with other companies, though at no charge.

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  5. Honda expands airbag recall in US, Japan by 690k carsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    It keeps coming. Honda has further recalled around 690,000 cars in the USA and Japan to replace air bag inflators made by Takata after the parts supplier finally agreed to follow US orders to expand some of its previous recalls.

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  6. BMW will create a hole in its lineup for a rear-wheel drive 2 Series Gran CoupeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    BMW's lineup seems to add a new model every few weeks, yet apparently there are new gaps to be filled after each addition. With this in mind, it comes as no surprise that BMW will work its Gran Coupe styling down the line to its new 2 Series in the next few years.

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  7. SINGAPORE: Uber sets up car rental firm in S'pore to recruit driversRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Uber, the transport app provider, has set up its own fully-owned car rental company here, a world's first for the San Francisco-based company. Lion City Rentals has been running for three months now, drawing a steady line of customers.

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  8. Can You Identify This Vehicle?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    I could use your help. I need to identify the make and model of a vehicle from video that was taken from inside that vehicle.

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  9. American Honda announces expanded Takata Airbag recallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Takata Corporation of Japan has expanded a current defective airbag recall to 34,000,000 vehicles in North America. This action represents the largest product recall in U.S. history.

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  10. Mini Cooper 4-door: I'd like to call it 'mini-mine'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Mini came out with a larger 4-door Countryman, which retained much of the original's charm, but as a crossoverish wagon I had mixed feelings. This time, Mini hits my sweet spot. New for 2015, the 4-door benefits from a thorough overhaul that ushered ...

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  11. Drugs and firearms located during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | News Democrat

    Officer Chris Bellar and his K-9 partner Jaxx discovered crystal methamphetamine, a small amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and several firearms while searching the vehicle being driven by 51-year-old Michael Donaghey of Clarksville, Tenn. An officer initiated a traffic stop on the black Dodge Ram being operated by Donaghey and during the stop it was discovered Donaghey was operating the vehicle on a suspended license.

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  12. Snowmobile club launches dream lotteryRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Amherst Daily News

    The Cumberland Snowmobile Club has launched a campaign to raise money for its trail groomer and is selling tickets through a Dream Ride Lottery that will see the winner select either a Kia Rio, a snowmobile, an all-terrain vehicle or an RV valued at $15,000. The club has launched a campaign to raise money for its trail groomer and is selling tickets through a Dream Ride Lottery that will see the winner select either a Kia Rio, a snowmobile, an all-terrain vehicle or an RV valued at $15,000.

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  13. Fiat Chrysler Increases Number of Takata-Related Recalls to 4 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    The Takata airbag recall grew to new heights last week when it was announced the number of affected vehicles was expanded to include a whopping 33.8 million vehicles in the U.S. Now, Fiat Chrysler has increased its number of Takata-related recalls to 4 million vehicles in the U.S., including 1.6 million newly affected cars from the 2008-2011 model years. FCA says that the newly identified vehicles are involved in two previous campaigns , bringing the total of affected vehicles in the U.S. to an estimated 4,066,732 units.

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  14. Volkswagen's facelifted Golf will feature gesture control technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Volkswagen is preparing to give the Golf a mid-cycle update, and a spokesperson for the automaker has provided us with a better idea of what we can expect from it. Staying true to tradition, the Golf will only get minor, evolutionary design tweaks such as a revamped lower bumper up front, updated lights on both ends, and the expected assortment of new paint colors and alloy wheel designs.

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  15. Millionaire at 26 with just one dealRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    JUST 26, SHE HAS MADE HER MILLION: Property agent Shirley Seng, 26, hit a $1.5 million jackpot last month when she sold a penthouse in Le Nouvel Ardmore for $51 million. It is believed to be a record price for a penthouse in Singapore and made the Nanyang Polytechnic graduate a millionaire overnight.

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  16. Whitfield Tax Assessor's Office Sending Out Annual Notices SoonRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    In pursuant to O.C.G.A. 48-5-306, all Whitfield County property owners will be receiving the state-required annual assessment notice around the first week of June, according to officials with the county Tax Assessor's Office.

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  17. Designing the Fiat 500XRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Auto Field Guide

    Although the 500X is based on the same platform as the Jeep Renegade, although it has AWD capability, this is a stylish Fiat and as such if it is a crossover vehicle, it is an urban crossover. Danilo Tosetti, Fiat senior designer, born in Asti, about 35 miles southeast of Turin, says, "I like very much to be in Fiat because I am Italian and Fiat is Italian and creates original and iconic vehicles.

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  18. Silvercar, a 1-make, 1-model car-rental company, coming to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Silvercar renters drive an Audi A4 equiped with Bluetooth, a navigation system and Wi-Fi. Users can reserve the cars online or through their mobile phones.

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  19. Ford recallRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTNH

    The first recall involves 19,500 2015 Ford Mustangs. USA Today reports there is a problem with the heat shield around the gas tank on Mustangs with 2.3-Liter engines.

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  20. Over 8 Million Sales of Mercedes-Benz C-Class Saloons and EstatesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

    May 28, 2015: Since the launch of the C-Class in 1982, Mercedes-Benz has delivered over eight million Saloons and Estates of this model series to customers. The brand has sold more than 250,000 Saloons and Estates of the current, fifth model series alone since it was introduced in 2014.

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