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  1. Mountain crown for ColumbRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Southland Times

    Things are looking up for Queenstown motocross ace Scott Columb after he was crowned Taranaki's King of the Mountain on Sunday. The 31-year-old former national motocross champion has had a lean run of luck at recent high-profile events.

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  2. Re: Top 5 BMW R Nine T customsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Bike EXIF

    BMW came out swinging when they released the R nineT. Even before the bike went on sale, it was farmed out to some of the world's top custom builders: a clear indication of BMW's new-found love for the custom scene.

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  3. Ken Roczen Dominates Anaheim IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Cycle News

    If there was any question as to the leading contender to claim the Monster Energy Supercross title vacated by Ryan Villopoto, Anaheim II just might have settled that. Ken Roczen raced his RCH Soaring Eagle/Jimmy Johns Suzuki RM-Z450 to a dominating 5.221-second victory over Red Bull KTM's Ryan Dungey, becoming the first multi-race winner of the year.

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  4. Turning on the glitz: Video screens, pricey exhibits built to show off cars, trucks in DetroitRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    A walk around the floor of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit leaves you with one message: The U.S. auto industry, which nearly collapsed six years ago, is back with as much flash as ever. Multi-story exhibits have been under construction since October.

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  5. 2015 North American International Auto Show: How Henny Sees ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Auto Channel

    THE HAGUE, The auto show in Detroit is officially named the North American International Auto Show has been the most important American car show for decades. It was a relief to journalists when in 2005, the L.A. Auto Show decided to move its dates to November.

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  6. Gov. Haley chastises legislators on ethics in inauguralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Aiken Standard

    Republican Gov. Nikki Haley used her second inaugural address Wednesday to chastise legislators and again urge them to reform South Carolina's ethics laws, saying it's their duty to restore the public's trust in government. The governor said the public's confidence is shaken by recent scandals, just as it was following the FBI's 1990 Operation Lost Trust investigation, which resulted in 27 convictions or guilty pleas of state legislators and lobbyists.

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  7. 2015 KTM Jr SX ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Transworld

    The KTM JR Supercross Challenge has long been a part of the Saturday racing experience and we are glad to see it back for another year. Some of the loudest cheers of the night happen when the field of excited kids takes to the track on identical mini-bikes and attempt to take on the same obstacles as the superstars of the sport.

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  8. Nomad's World Ride: Leaving JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Motorcycle USA

    After crossing half the globe, motorcycle adventurer John Nomad arrives at the Yamaha Factory where his Super Tenere was born. Leaving Japan proves to be bittersweet for Nomad, but the journey continues as he works to raise awareness and funds for the John Nomad Sports Academy in Zambia.

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  9. Silvio Calabi: The cars of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Times Herald-Record

    Of all the cars reviewed here in 2014, these are the ones - the ones that bubbled up when someone at the Christmas party asked, “Hey, what have you been driving?” It was a fine year.

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  10. New car price increases slowed down in late 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2011 | Iol.co.za

    Photo: Leon Nicholas THE rate of increase in new car prices fell in the fourth quarter of last year after seven consecutive quarters of year-on-year price inflation, but the price hike still exceeds the consumer inflation rate. Statistics released by TransUnion Auto Information Solutions yesterday revealed the rate of increase in new vehicle prices declined to 7.18 percent in the fourth quarter of last year from a 7.82 percent increase in the third quarter.

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  11. BMW Led Turn SignalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WebBikeWorld

    So all of you cheap BMW Airhead guys who visit a junkyard just to grift a valve cap from a wreck because 25 for a new one is too much -- this article is NOT for you. For the rest of us maniacal LED freaks for whom spending more money is better when it comes to tweaking your ride, rejoice! After all, when you can spend $246.00 -- you read that right, two-hundred-and-forty-six semolians -- to replace four $1.81 turn signal bulbs on your BMW, the answer is...yes! OK, now that the sniveling proletariat has left in a huff, let's get down to business.

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  12. BMW Motorrad UK Reports 2014 Was A Record YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Roadracing World

    All-time high for new bike registrations. R 1200 GS is UK's best-selling motorcycle over 125cc for the fifth consecutive year.

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  13. Japanese automakers debut sports cars, pickups at Detroit showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Japan Times

    The North American International Auto Show opened in Detroit with Japanese automakers debuting sports cars and pickup trucks, taking advantage of U.S. market trends toward less fuel-efficient vehicles as fuel prices drop. With an enthusiastic auto industry reporting annual sales in 2014 of more than 16.5 million vehicles - a figure not seen in the United States since 2007 - and the light truck segment growing about 10 percent, automakers from around the world gathered in Detroit on Monday to unveil more than 40 vehicles, with many shifting focus away from fuel efficiency and toward performance.

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  14. Baggett Fights Back At Phoenix SupercrossRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Paddock Talk

    Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing's Blake Baggett continued to show resilience in the face of adversity in Saturday night's second round of the AMA/ FIM World Supercross Championship in Phoenix, Arizona. Baggett overcame a hard fall in his Heat race, a tough gate-pick and getting caught-up in a first-turn log-jam that caused him to drop to the back of the pack.

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  15. Roczen Increases SX Lead At Phoenix - UpdatedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Paddock Talk

    RCH Suzuki Factory Racing's Ken Roczen increased his lead in the AMA/ FIM World Supercross series after finishing second in Saturday night's Phoenix race at Chase Field in Arizona. Fresh from his opening-round win last weekend in Anaheim, Roczen and the RCH Soaring Eagle/ Jimmy Johns/ Suzuki Factory Racing Team knew that a strong finish at Chase Field would be a key building-block in its mission to lay claim to the 2015 AMA Monster Energy Supercross Series 450 Supercross title.

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  16. California Man Creates Full Sized Hot WheelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WTVY Dothan

    A race car that can withstand eight G-forces on a double-barrel loop. A dune buggy that can hit a ramp and launch into a 360-degree corkscrew flip.

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  17. BTCC announcements and unveils galoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Motorsport.com

    The first public unveiling at the Autosport International Show was Aiden Moffat with his Laser Tools racing Mercedes A Class, built by Ciceley Racing with whom they linked up with at the mid-point of last season. Moffat became the youngest driver in history to enter the series when he made his debut in 2012 at his home track at Knockhill.

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  18. American Space Agency NASA And Automobile Major Nissan Join Hands To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | International Business Times

    The research and development partnership of the two giants will stay for 5 years, in which engineers from both groups will work together to create the new technology usable in both cars and space rovers. Three Generations of Rovers are pictured in the Mars Test Yard at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California in this undated handout photograph.

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  19. BMW doing deals on 2014 plated GS modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | MCNEWS

    Make Life a Ride in 2015 with fantastic ride away offers that provide great savings on selected 2014-plated, class-leading GS models. Whether you're just getting your license, planning that big trip or wanting to head out on the weekends, BMW Motorrad makes it happen.

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  20. Solid Showing for Soaring Eagle/Jimmy Johns/ Suzuki Factory Racing in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Suzuki News

    PHOENIX, AZ Consistency is king in any form of racing. Always has been. Always will be.

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