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1 hr ago | Press-Telegram

Another blow: BMW silences AM on its i3 model

AM radio - America's oldest broadcasting service - was dealt another blow by automaker BMW when the company decided to leave AM totally out of the car stereo that comes in the new all electric BMW i3.


Related Topix: BMW i3, BMW

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6 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

Young Shoppers Are Hot for Hotter Cars

Who says millennials are turning their backs on car ownership? Although they may not be as infatuated with the compact cars from their early years, this generation seems to be increasingly enamored with crossover SUVs, according to Maritz Research, which interviewed 122,000 people for its survey.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Toyota Corolla, Toyota, Sedan, Hyundai Elantra, Hyundai

6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Woman finds 3-foot snake in trunk of new car

A British woman found a three-foot-long boa constrictor in the trunk of a car she bought from a couple - who, coincidentally, were missing their pet snake.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf

8 hrs ago | Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Car found torched after keys were stolen during burglary

Crooks smashed their way into a house in Cotman Road before stealing the keys and driving off with a white Audi A3.


Related Topix: Audi A3, Wagon, Convertible, Audi, Sedan

9 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

Hyundai gearing up to enter compact SUV segment from next year

With an eye on increasing marketshare in India, Korean auto major Hyundai is gearing up to enter the compact SUV and multi-purpose vehicle segments from next year.


Related Topix: Hyundai Santa Fe, SUV, Hyundai, Coupe, Wagon, Hyundai Elantra, Sedan

13 hrs ago | TreeHugger

Explore how an EV or plug-in would perform on your commute

From apps for locating chargers to EV-specific roadside assistance , we've already seen many ways that technology can help alleviate the much-talked about range anxiety of would-be electric vehicle owners.


Related Topix: UC Davis, Honda Civic, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Sedan, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Autos

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Airmen honored for U.S. 95 flash flood rescue

A dramatic rescue of a couple trapped by flood waters was caught on tape and now the seven airmen from Nellis and Creech air force bases, who went above and beyond the call of duty, are being recognized for the bravery.


Related Topix: Flood, Natural Disasters, Creech Air Force Base, US Military, US Air Force, Las Vegas, NV, Mount Charleston, NV, Toyota Prius, Coupe, Hybrid, Toyota, Sedan


Man charged in April stabbing thought he was getting in cab before fight

An April stabbing that left one man dead and another facing murder charges started as a simple misunderstanding, witnesses testified Tuesday.


Related Topix: Nissan Versa, Nissan, Sedan

Car & Driver

Heavy Hitter: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Curb Weight Leaked

Despite its abundant use of lightweight materials throughout its structure and its aero-honed body, the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 will be the heaviest Corvette in history-and not by a little.


Related Topix: Chevrolet Corvette Z06, Chevrolet, Coupe, Chevrolet Corvette, Convertible, Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Automotive News

GM expands website for owners of recalled vehicles

General Motors Co.' s website for owners of its vehicles recalled for faulty ignition switches has been expanded to include all 20 models involved, the automaker said.


Related Topix: Saturn, Coupe, Chevrolet Cobalt, Sedan, Chevrolet, Saturn ION


2016 Mercedes-Benz Amg GT Teased Further: Video

Mercedes-Benz's newest sports car, the Mercedes-AMG GT , is almost here, and now, just a few weeks out from the car's reveal, we have a series of tasty videos to ogle.


Related Topix: Coupe, Porsche, Porsche 911, Convertible

Automotive News

Saab's owner seeks partner to secure brand's future

Saab's owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, says it is in discussions with potential partners as it seeks to restart car production and develop future models.


Related Topix: Saab, Wagon, Convertible, Saab 9-3, Sedan, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Autos


Next-gen Mercedes-Benz A-Class to give birth to new body styles

The future generation of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class is said to come with a variety of new body styles, once it will be hitting the market.


Related Topix: Coupe, BMW 1 Series, Convertible, BMW, Audi A3, Wagon, Audi, Sedan, Audi TT


Corvette Feature Ensures That Valets Do Not Play The Fool

Fancy picking up a new ride to spend your bonus later this year? If you have answered in the affirmative, then surely you would want to check out the 2015 Corvette that is due to be released later this coming September, where it comes with a feature that is capable of recording exactly where your ride goes, thanks to a camera that has been mounted ... (more)


Related Topix: Coupe, Chevrolet Corvette, Convertible, Chevrolet, Gadgets

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Auto Channel

Kevin Rice Named Mazda Europe's New Head Designer

August 18, 2014: Kevin Rice will be appointed as Mazda Motor Europe's new design director effective 1 September.


Related Topix: Wagon, Mazda Mazda6, Mazda, Sedan, Mazda Mazda3, World News, Germany

San Jose Mercury News

Older Honda Accords, Civics continue to top most stolen car rankings

Honda's Accord and Civic sedans were the two most stolen vehicles in America last year, according to the latest Hot Wheels report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau.


Related Topix: Coupe, Honda Accord, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Sedan, Honda Civic, Chevrolet Impala, Chevrolet, Nissan Altima, Nissan

Brandon Sun

New Chevrolet Corvette feature keeps watch on valets to deter high-speed joyriding

Face it. If you own a luxury or sports car, whenever you hand the keys to a valet, you imagine the car going on a high-speed joyride like the Ferrari in the 1980s cult movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."


Related Topix: Coupe, Chevrolet Corvette, Convertible, Chevrolet

Business Journal

Impressive Volkswagen Beetle goes miles and miles with turbo-diesel

This is the snazziest Bug I've ever seen - from original Type 1 and New Beetles to novelties such as Hello Kitty and the Love Bug.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Beetle, Volkswagen, Convertible


Recall Alert: 2013-2014 Ford Escape, Ford Focus ST

Vehicles Affected: More than 130,000 model-year 2013- 14 Ford Focus ST hatchbacks equipped with 2.0-liter engines and manufactured at the Michigan Assembly Plant between Feb. 14, 2012, and Oct. 14, 2013, and Escape crossovers equipped with 2.0-liter engines and manufactured at the Louisville Assembly Plant between Oct. 5, 2011, and April 1, 2013, ... (more)


Related Topix: Ford, Ford Focus ST


Cadillac to fight Audi A3, Mercedes CLA with small rear-drive sedan?

Compact luxury sedans are fast becoming the trend among upscale automakers. Mercedes has the new CLA , BMW has the 1 Series and 2 Series , Audi has the A3 and, though Lexus apparently isn't interested in anything smaller than its CT 200h , Infiniti is getting in on the action with a compact model of its own.


Related Topix: Cadillac ATS, Cadillac, Coupe, Sedan, Wagon, Cadillac CTS, Audi A3, Audi, Convertible, BMW 1 Series, BMW, Lexus CT 200h, Lexus, Autos


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