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  1. Agency issues ultimatum on nationwide airbag recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Virginian-Pilot

    In a continuing standoff over the recall of defective airbags, federal safety regulators have demanded that Takata, the Japanese supplier of automotive parts, expand the recall nationwide beyond the limited geographic area it currently covers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration told Takata in a letter Wednesday that it had until Tuesday to expand the recalls, which cover driver's-side airbags, or face further legal action and civil penalties.

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  2. Spirit of Zeller: a BMW R nineT homageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Bike EXIF

    Thanks to BMW Motorrad's aggressive marketing strategy, custom R nineTs were popping up before the bike had even hit showroom floors. And now that the furor has died down, local distributors are having a go too.

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  3. Rockstar Energy Suzuki Wins Ronde Des Sables MXRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Paddock Talk

    Just two weeks after getting back aboard his Rockstar Energy Suzuki RM-Z450, Clement Desalle showed incredible form to win Sunday's gruelling Ronde des Sables race in France as fellow Suzuki-man Steve Ramon also raced to the podium with third position. Desalle entered the race as part of his preparation for the 2015 MXGP season; and his first race after a broken scaphoid ended his 2014 championship bid and required surgery and three-months of recuperation.

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  4. Global automotive instrument market forecast to be worth US$16.2Bn by the end of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | PR-inside.com

    The big rise comes as the fact that low- and medium-range automotive models are shifting towards all-digital TFT-LCD instrument from mechanical ones while top-grade automobiles are mostly employing TFT-LCD with ever-increasing display size. For example, the latest edition of Benz S Class employs 12-inch TFT-LCD, so does Citro?n Grand C4 Picasso whose 12-inch TFT-LCD instrument were provided by Magneti Marelli.

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  5. Angus Reekie wraps up Nakedbike TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | MCNEWS

    KTM's two-wheeled testosterone machine the 1290 Super Duke R now has an Australian Road Race Championship title under its belt, after the weekend's sixth and final round of the Australasian Superbike Championship at Eastern Creek. In the hands of master blaster Angus Reekie, the Super Duke R came from behind to claim the Australasian Superbike Championships Naked Bike category, while Reekie was also awarded the winner's trophy for Pro Twins combined classification.

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  6. New KTM Exc Factory Editions Now AvailableRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Motorcycle World

    In order to celebrate KTMI s successful enduro racing season, the ultra-cool 2015 KTM EXC FACTORY EDITION range, with various upgrades over the standard models, are now available to purchase in KTM dealers. In order to celebrate KTMI s successful enduro racing season, the ultra-cool 2015 KTM EXC FACTORY EDITION range, with various upgrades over the standard models, are now available to purchase in KTM dealers.

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  7. Police Reports, November 8-18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Newtown Bee

    Town police, Newtown Hook & Ladder volunteer firefighters, and the Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Corps responded to a two-car accident on southbound South Main Street at its intersection with Prospect Drive and Pecks Lane at about 1:34 pm on November 18. In the incident, motorist Christopher Puleo, 21, who was driving a 2003 Acura sedan, struck the rear end of a 2003 Saturn sedan driven by motorist Christopher Kelly, 38, police said. Puleo received an infraction for failure to drive a reasonable distance apart, police said.

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  8. Circus clown found but bikes still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | NEWS.com.au

    MORE than 100 firefighters from 20 stations are struggling to contain a massive blaze at a Sydney industrial complex edging close to nearby homes. REALITY show First Contact has had mixed success in changing the "racist" views of its Australian stars, with Sandy not even attending the reunion show.

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  9. SWM and the Simple Single: More ThoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Motorcycle Daily

    We have spent years watching manufacturer after manufacturer invest huge amounts of money into the development of American-style cruisers. Purposely eschewing state-of-the-art technology for air-cooled, pushrod designs.

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  10. KTM release limited editionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Motorcycle News

    KTM has released a very limited range of 'Factory Edition' EXCs to celebrate their continued success in all enduro disciplines. Available on the 125, 250 and 300cc two-stroke models along with the 250, 350 and 450 four-stroke bikes, the 'Factory Edition' bikes feature a host of top specification items from the official KTM PowerParts range.

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  11. L.A. Auto Show: The cars you need to seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | USA Today

    L.A. Auto Show: The cars you need to see USA TODAY Cars has the pictures and facts you have to see. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1uTlrTE The Mazda CX-3 Crossover is unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show, November 19, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

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  12. Cyclist pushed off his bike after argument outside Wargrave schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Get Reading

    Thames Valley Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident outside the Robert Piggott CofE Junior School in School Hill, Wargrave at 8.30am yesterday The incident took place when the silver Yamaha TW 125 motorbike and a green Jaguar XK8 convertible collided at the junction of Davis Street and Davis Way in Hurst at 6.14pm A middle-aged man was pushed off his bike into a hedge after a dispute with a woman outside a school yesterday morning. Thames Valley Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident outside the Robert Piggott CofE Junior School in School Hill, Wargrave at 8.30am yesterday.

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  13. Infiniti Q60 Concept To Debut At 2015 Detroit Auto Show?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | BenzConnection

    Infiniti may have just lost its turnaround strategist Johan de Nysschen but the automaker has no intention of slowing down the expansion plans devised under the guidance of the South African executive. Infiniti recently appointed a new chief in the form of former BMW exec Roland KrA1 4ger , and at last month's Paris Auto Show it gave us a preview of a new flagship model with its Q80 Inspiration concept .

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  14. NHTSA Calls for Recalls of Takata Airbags in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Fox News

    The airbags, which can explode and spray metal shrapnel upon inflating, were used by several of the world's top manufacturers of cars and trucks. Since 2008, about 16 million vehicles with Takata airbags have been called back for repairs.

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  15. First Ride: 2015 KTM FreerideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Cycle News

    The KTM Freeride has been available to the European market for a couple years now in both street-legal electric and 350 four-stroke forms. But in 2015, for the first time, the U.S. will see an off-road version of the Freeride-a 250R two-stroke model.

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  16. Ford recalling 65,000 Fusion sedans in North America, Reuters reportsRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Ford recalling 65,000 Fusion sedans in North America, Reuters reports Ford is recalling 65,000 Fusions in North America, or about 56,500 in the U.S., 6,000 in Canada and 2,350 in Mexico, Reuters reports. The automaker is recalling the vehicles due to a programming fault that allows the key to be removed from the ignition even if the car is not in "park" 30 minutes after the ignition is off.

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  17. 2015 Husqvarna FE 350 S and FE 501 S ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Motorcycle.com

    In the dirtbike world, Husqvarna is enjoying a resurgent buzz that rivals Indian , the only difference being that, unlike the American iconic cruiser brand, Husqvarna has never gone out of business in its 110-year existence as a motorcycle manufacturer. Their stories are similar in that both brands evoke passionate memories of glorious years at the top of their respective genres.

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  18. Ford expands Ranger recall on additional Takata air bag defect, Bloomberg saysRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Ford expands Ranger recall on additional Takata air bag defect, Bloomberg says Ford has increased the scope of its Ranger pickup trucks recall after an incident in Malaysia alerted the car company of a defect in the Takata air bags that was not previously known, says Bloomberg. Reference Link Ford wary of expanding South African investment, Reuters says Due to repeated disruptions to its operations from strikes, Ford is reticent to expand its investment in Its South African operation, says Reuters.

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  19. First Ride: 2015 Husqvarna ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Cycle News

    Now you have even more dual sporting options with the introduction of the all-new Husqvarna FE 350 S and FE 501 S. Photography by Steve Cox My recent journey to Sweden left me a little unfulfilled. You see, I went there with fellow journalists to sample Husqvarna's latest offerings, a sort of sneak peak of the company's 2015 off-road and MX models.

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  20. Jeff Fredette falls short in completing his 34th International Six Days EnduroRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Jeff Fredette poses with his family; that's his mother to his left. Photos courtesy Mark Kariya and ISDE Team USA.

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