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2 hrs ago | The News Tribune

John Force leads Funny Car qualifying

The 65-year-old Force had a run of 4.085 seconds at 308.07 mph in his Ford Mustang.


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Convertible, Ford, Dodge Dart, Sedan, Dodge

5 hrs ago | The Car Connection

New Car Sales, Jaguar XE, Tesla Sales: What's New @ The Car Connection

Car sales made big gains in July, with the Big Six brands leading the way. GM and Ford posted gains of about 10 percent, behind big sales of vehicles like the Camaro and F-150, while Chrysler was up 20 percent, and Nissan, 11 percent, with the Altima sedan still moving quickly off lots.


Related Topix: Jaguar XE, Jaguar, Convertible, Sedan, Auto Dealers, Coupe, Ford Mustang, Ford, Ford F-150, Truck, Nissan Altima, Nissan, Hybrid, McLaren MP4-12C

10 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

Honda Vehicle Sales July 2014

August 1, 2014: Honda Accord posts best July sales in five years Honda CR-V mints all-time July record Acura MDX posts best July sales in four years, setting a new monthly record American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported July 2014 Honda and Acura vehicle sales of 135,908 units.


Related Topix: Honda Accord, SUV, Coupe, Wagon, Honda CR-V, Honda, Hybrid, Sedan, Automakers, Honda Motor Co, Acura, Acura MDX, Acura TLX, Acura TL

14 hrs ago | WHO-TV

Is Your Car One of the Most Hackable?

A report shared exclusively with CNNMoney shows that the 2014 Jeep Cherokee, 2015 Cadillac Escalade and 2014 Toyota Prius were the most 'hackable' of 20 car models reviewed by automotive security researchers.


Related Topix: SUV, Jeep, Jeep Cherokee, Cadillac, Hybrid, Cadillac Escalade, Toyota Prius, Coupe, Toyota, Sedan, Audi, Convertible, Audi A8, Dodge Viper, Dodge, Computer Security, Science / Technology

17 hrs ago |

Ford's US sales up 10 percent in July

Sales of the Escape small SUV were up 19 percent to 26,558, while the Explorer mid-size SUV rose 32 percent to 16,797.


Related Topix: Ford Fiesta, Ford, Sedan, Wagon, Hybrid, Ford Escape, Ford Explorer, Ford Taurus, SUV

20 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

Few takers for rally opener

SUNDAY'S Raynor King Memorial Rally in Frome, Westmoreland, saw only five entries and only four finishers led by winner Kyle Gregg.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Sedan, Honda Civic

Yesterday | AutoSpies

BMW 13 VS Nissan Leaf - Which Will The Tree Huggers Adore Most?

More new models than ever are being launched, while lots of brave buyers are taking the plunge.


Related Topix: BMW i3, BMW, Autos

Thu Jul 31, 2014


Could BMW Really Make A 6-Series Shooting Brake Wagon?

Like many of you, when I think of the BMW 6-Series, I think of this . But I've had to get over that as BMW's big coupe has expanded into the four-door real with the 6-Series Gran Coupe .


Related Topix: Coupe, BMW 6 Series, Convertible, BMW, Wagon, BMW 6 Series Gran, Hybrid, BMW 5 Series, Sedan, BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo, Autos

The New Zealand Herald

Jaguar buys up worlds biggest collection of British cars

Jaguar Land Rover has announced that it has purchased the largest privately owned collection of British cars in the world, securing this important collection for future generations and lovers of the swoopy lines of cars of old.


Related Topix: Coupe, Jaguar XK-Series, Jaguar, Convertible, Jaguar XK, Jaguar XJ-Series, Jaguar F-Type, Jaguar XJS, Jaguar XJ, Sedan

Automobile Magazine

Volkswagen Faces Big Problems In the U.S.

"The U.S. is a case of disaster." So said Bernd Osterloh, Volkswagen board member and VW's works-council chief while discussing his company's failure to crack the U.S. market the way it said it would several years ago, when VW blurted out its ambition to be the largest carmaker on earth by 2018.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf, Automakers, Volkswagen of America


Nissan to pursue FWD NA1 4rburgring lap record with Pulsar Nismo

Europeans get very serious about their hot hatches. So do the Japanese. In fact there's been a whole back-and-forth lately over who makes the fastest one, and now Nissan looks set to throw its racing hat into the 'Ring.


Related Topix: Nissan, Nissan GT-R, Coupe, Honda Civic, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Sedan, Ford Focus, Ford, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf, Autos


Icon Helios streamliner with Tesla bones is a dream from which we don't want to wake

When it comes to truly, genuinely interesting automotive design and craftsmanship, Icon is one of the finest outfits in the game.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Sedan, Honda Civic, Autos

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Aiken Standard

SRS selected for National Electric Vehicle Pilot Program

Submitted photo DOE-SR Fleet Manager Chris Goodman, left, charges the Chevy Volt, the first electric vehicle at the Savannah River Site, while members of the SRNS and DOE-SR Fleet Management team Tim Armstrong, Kevin Heath and Pete Ladomirak perform a 360 degree walk around inspection before driving the government vehicle.


Related Topix: Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet, Alternative Energy, Energy

Breightmet mum wins A 200,000 on National Lottery

Suzanne Richards could soon be made redundant from her job at Morrisons - but now has her eye on a career makeover by setting up a mobile beautician's business.


Related Topix: Home, Home Buying, Toyota Yaris, Toyota, Sedan


2016 Chevy Volt to make auto show debut this season

Ever since we saw that spy shots of the 2016 Chevy Volt , we've been hungering for more information on the next-gen version of GM's green halo car.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Traverse City, MI, Autos

Motor Trend

Toyota GT86 CS-R3 Rally Car to Make WRC Debut

The new Toyota GT86 CS-R3 rally car will be reliving the glory days of the Toyota Celica TA64 Twin-cam Turbo from the 1980s when it makes its official debut next month at the ninth round of the FIA World Rally Championship.


Related Topix: Coupe, Convertible, Toyota, Toyota Celica, Milestone S.r.l, WRC, Video Games, Deep Silver, Autos

5 EXCITING cars launches in August

With Raksha Bandhan round the corner, August has quite a line-up too. Let us peek into the list for August 2014.


Related Topix: Suzuki SX4, Suzuki, Sedan, Ford Fiesta, Ford

Observer & Eccentric

Concours drives crowds to Plymouth Township's Inn at St. John's

Sunday's Concours d'Elegance of America packed in the crowds - and mostly dodged the rain - for its fourth year at The Inn at St. John's in Plymouth Township.


Related Topix: Canada, Plymouth Township, MI, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Farmington Hills, MI, Coupe, Ford Mustang, Convertible, Ford, Chrysler Imperial, Chrysler, Sedan

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Automotive News

Honda profit rises 7 percent on cost cuts, Japan sales

Honda Motor Co.' s April-June operating profit rose 7 percent from a year earlier to 198 billion yen , as lower sales in the United States were offset by costs cuts and the company's stronger focus on Asian markets.


Related Topix: Honda Accord, SUV, Coupe, Wagon, Honda, Hybrid, Honda Vezel, Sedan, Automakers, Toyota Motor, Acura, Acura TSX, Acura TLX, Acura ILX

Bellingham Herald

Toyota remains at top in sales after first half

1 in global vehicles sales after the first six months of this year, followed by Volkswagen which bumped General Motors out of second place as the U.S. automaker grapples with a recall scandal.


Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Motor, Automakers, Wagon, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Toyota, Sedan, Toyota Camry, General Motors


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