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  1. LTMW Porsche 997 GT3 - Wider is BetterRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Super Street

    Sorry, we're not sorry if you hate the next few pages-but we can appreciate all rad cars whether Honda or Nissan, BMW or Porsche. And at this year's SEMA show, if we had to pick one European car that stopped us in our tracks, it was Darren Yoo's LTMW built 2007 Porsche 997 GT3.

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  2. Nogaro Kicks Off Exciting 2015 Blancpain GT SeriesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Paddock Talk

    It will be at the French Circuit Paul Armagnac in Nogaro that the 2015 Blancpain GT Series will get underway. This first meeting will count towards the Blancpain Sprint Series as well, with several new faces - and cars! - on what arguably must be the fastest GT grid in the world.

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  3. BMW to issue safety recall on 40,000 motorcyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Los Angeles Times

    BMW plans to issue a safety recall on more than 40,000 of its motorcycles. Affected models have a defective rear flange that could cause the brakes to fail or the rear wheel to fall off.

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  4. April Fools' Day: The best tech hoaxes we've ever seenRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    It's become an annual tradition at this point: on the first day of April, tech companies from across the world take it upon themselves to share their latest projects, products, goals, and so forth, but really, they're all just nonsensical hoaxes. April Fools' Day is celebrated every year on 1 April.

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  5. 2015 GTR: 'Godzilla' challenges luxury performance hierarchyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Examiner.com

    The Nissan GT-R is a versatile performer, at home on challenging, winding mountain roads, the highway, or urban streets. With 545 horsepower, tven the Premium model has enough under the hood to satisfy most drivers.

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  6. PWC ready for St. PetersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Highlands Today

    The Pirelli World Challenge 2015 season continues Thursday through Sunday with GT, GTA, GT Cup presented by MOMO and GTS teams and drivers heading to St. Petersburg to compete on the 14-turn, 1.8-mile temporary street course. Sixty-three drivers will take to the track for Rounds 3 and 4 and the Pirelli World Challenge Cadillac Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, part of the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg weekend.

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  7. Re: BMW K 1600 GTL Project: The BuildersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Bike EXIF

    Harley-Davidson dominates the heavyweight custom scene in Japan: many of the top builders work on no other marque. But BMW has just disrupted that paradigm with its ' Ignite Straight 6 ' project: it's given its luxury K 1600 GTL tourer to two of Japan's most esteemed motorcycle craftsmen.

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  8. BMW K 1600 GTL Project: The BuildersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Bike EXIF

    Harley-Davidson dominates the heavyweight custom scene in Japan: many of the top builders work on no other marque. But BMW has just disrupted that paradigm with its ' Ignite Straight 6 ' project: it's given its luxury K 1600 GTL tourer to two of Japan's most esteemed motorcycle craftsmen.

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  9. Hagerty Names 2015 'Hot List' Of CollectiblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Boston.com

    Performance enthusiasts can opt for a sports sedan - often a luxury model - or go for lots of horsepower or maybe pick something that looks a lot like a rally car. While most of us travel in the mainstream - or sit together in traffic - there are an awful lot of compact and midsize sedans that look remarkably alike.

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  10. BMW R&D chief sees hurdles to deeper collaboration with AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BMW's R&D chief said he saw hurdles to deeper collaboration with Apple beyond making products such as the iPhone work well in vehicles, but stopped short of ruling out the possibility of developing a car with the tech giant. A BMW logo is seen on a car at the Brussels International Auto Show January 22, 2015.

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  11. We Did It, We Convinced Hyundai Their Pickup Truck Is CoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Jalopnik

    This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important - all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time.

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  12. John Phillips: I'm Helping to Kill the Sports CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Car and Driver

    In an interview with Bloomberg News, BMW's head of sales, Ian Robertson, recently said : "The sports-car market is roughly half of what it used to be. Post-2008, it just collapsed.

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  13. BMW R&D Exec Says RWD Is Far from Dead and He Wants "More Personality Into the Cars"Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Car and Driver

    Klaus FrA hlich is BMW's new board member of research and development, and with the rollout of a large number of new models, some of which seem to go against the core of the brand, he has a lot on his plate. While we don't expect him to turn the brand upside down, our recent conversation indicates that he plans to introduce a few unique twists that will set him apart from his predecessor Herbert Diess, who left BMW to take over as CEO of the Volkswagen brand.

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  14. Brynne Edelsten shows off her newly toned physique in croptop and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Daily Mail

    The terrifying moment William Hurt and Kurt Russell's son ran for their lives seconds before train killed camerawoman on movie set 'This is a devastating lesson': Expelled leader of racist OU frat chant apologizes - as parents of the second student brand their son's actions 'disgusting' 'This is my family': Black chef who is now unemployed after students' racist chant shut down Oklahoma fraternity says he will never find such a good job again University of Oklahoma fraternity's 'house mom', 79, says she's 'heartbroken' to be portrayed as racist after being caught on camera chanting the n-word PIERS MORGAN: These racist white brats make me sick but perhaps this disgusting fraternity video will finally make America's bigoted youth grow up Contradictions in Hillary Clinton's press conference raise new questions as she says private email server was first set up for Bill and swears she only ... (more)

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  15. Apple patent hints at an iCar: Wireless charging paper makes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Daily Mail

    The horrific moment Suge Knight backs up, then revs forward to run over two men outside Compton restaurant ...and the rapper says the footage exonerates him University of Oklahoma fraternity CLOSED after sickening n-word chant is caught on camera the SAME day as Obama gave powerful Selma 50th anniversary speech 'Phony ass b***es, you're the ones saying racism DOESN'T exist': Oklahoma University football star and NFL draft propect's angry reaction to fraternity's racist chant Angry activist and friend of MLK says she skipped Selma anniversary march because George W. Bush was there and he stands for 'violence, and war, and stolen elections' 'We're still out there': KKK spreads 4,000 fliers in Alabama as marchers gather to honor legacy of pivotal civil rights battle 'Our march is not over': Obama urges Malia and Sasha to continue struggle for civil rights as thousands march at Selma for ... (more)

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  16. Forget charging stations, this TYRE could soon power your electric car as you driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Mail on Sunday

    Dog owners describe horror of watching their pets suffer violent seizures, kidney failure and even death after eating Beneful food, alleged to 'contain a lethal toxin', at the center of a $5m lawsuit University of Oklahoma fraternity CLOSED after sickening n-word chant is caught on camera the SAME day as Obama gave powerful Selma 50th anniversary speech Angry civil rights activist and friend of MLK says she skipped Selma 50th anniversary march because George W. Bush was there and he stands for 'violence, and war, and stolen elections' 'We're still out there': KKK spreads 4,000 fliers in Alabama as marchers gather to honor legacy of pivotal civil rights battle 'Our march is not over': Obama urges Malia and Sasha to continue struggle for civil rights as thousands march at Selma for 50th Bloody Sunday anniversary Veteran police officer who shot unarmed black teen in Wisconsin killed another ... (more)

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  17. Reader's Choice Best Standard of 2015: Triumph Street Triple RRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Motorcycle.com

    In the field of Standard motorcycles on the market today, there's quite an impressive field to choose from. For our 2015 Reader's Choice awards, we gave you six: the BMW R NineT, Triumph Street Triple R , BMW S1000R , Honda CB500F , and two Yamaha siblings - the FZ-09 and FZ-07 .

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  18. Geneva Motor Show 2015 in pictures: From concepts and supercars, to...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    The Geneva Motor Show is the auto industry's only neutral-ground show. It is in Switzerland after all.

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  19. Daimler reportedly to announce Sprinter van plant expansion in North CharlestonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Charleston Business Journal

    Daimler is set to announce plans Friday morning to build Sprinter vans and create 1,200 jobs at its existing North Charleston plant, according to several state politicians.

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  20. Here Are Four Reasons Why You Should Not Buy A Nissan GT-R Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Jalopnik

    In 2008, Japanese car manufacturer Nissan raised its sizable middle finger to the establishment and released the world-beating R35 GT-R, a car that would eat the collective lunches of Porsche, Audi, and BMW for a seriously bargain price. However, in 2015, things aren't so peachy.

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