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Friday Jul 11 | Times Herald

Classic cars park in a classic spot

Dale Barrett knew his wife, June, was the woman he wanted to marry when she presented him with a 1958 Oldsmobile 88 two-door sedan.


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Friday Jul 11 | The Daily Herald

From the Archives - July 11, 2014

The YWCA is hosting its Second Annual Pig Races at the 2013 Van Wert RibFest. Six races will take place Aug. 3 in the Covered Show Arena at Van Wert County Fairgrounds.


Related Topix: Van Wert, OH, Delphos, OH, Life, Hobbies, Ham Radio, Oldsmobile Toronado, Fort Jennings, OH

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Motley Fool

A Deep Dive Into Tesla Motors Inc: Part I

There's no doubt that the company is a disrupter, but the question is, how much disruption is already priced into the shares? I'm going to take an in-depth look at the company in this four-part series.


Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Startups, Tesla Model X, SUV, Tesla Roadster, Convertible

WBAB-FM West Babylon

As Heard on Roger & JP: WATCH: Banned Swimsuit Flight Safety Video

Air New Zealand has done some attention-worthy safety videos before , however its Sports Illustrated swimsuit model safety video has gotten some negative attention.


Related Topix: Coupe, Oldsmobile Alero, Hatchback, Sedan, Celebrities, Jerry Seinfeld


Hot-Rodded Oldsmobile Cutlass Stolen, Later Found In Pieces: Video

As a gearhead, few things match the pain of having your car stolen. Just a few moments of the underworld's time can rid you of a project that ate up years of your time, money, experience and love.


Related Topix: Oldsmobile Cutlass

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Alcoa's Aerospace Move Adds Compelling Value to Aluminum Miner

To some, this seemed nothing more than talk. But it's a great idea, and Alcoa is taking steps to make it happen.


Related Topix: Alcoa, Mining

Mon Jul 07, 2014

MSN Money

10 tips for buying your next car for less

After a house, a vehicle is probably the biggest purchase you'll make. Unfortunately, while your house might appreciate -- that is, gain value over time -- your car will eventually turn into a nearly worthless hunk of metal, plastic and upholstery.


Related Topix: Toyota Sienna, Toyota, Oldsmobile Silhouette

USA Today

Ford posts 35% six-month sales gain in China

Ford posts 35% six-month sales gain in China The Focus compact, also sold in the U.S., is the most popular model Check out this story on Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.


Related Topix: Ford, Ford Fiesta ST, Autos

Globe and Mail

German government takes aim at foreign drivers with new car toll

Vehicles drive along the A9 highway in the north of Munich, southern Germany, July 7, 2014.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Auto Dealers

Marietta Times

GM dealers awaiting recall instructions

More ignition problems resulted in another 8.2 million vehicles being recalled by General Motors this week, bringing the total number of cars recalled by the company so far this year to 29 million.


Related Topix: Pontiac, Automakers, General Motors, Chevrolet TrailBlazer EXT, SUV, Chevrolet, Chevrolet TrailBlazer

Fri Jul 04, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Missing Woman

Law enforcement in Mellette County, South Dakota are searching for a missing 71-year-old woman.


Related Topix: Mellette County, SD, Norris, SD, Oldsmobile 88

The Georgia Straight

Homeless in Vancouver: Patchwork motorhome is a beauty of a beast

Your name is Shawn, Irish, pursuing an acting career. I was watching the game with a friend and was a little loud, rude obnoxious and stupid.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Airstream, Oldsmobile Toronado

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Hot Rod Magazine

Vote! The Best Looking GM a-Body for 1964: Chevy, Olds, Buick, or Pontiac?

It's 2014, the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the new-for-1964 General Motors A-Body platform that included the Chevrolet Chevelle, Oldsmobile F-85/Cutlass/4-4-2, Buick Special/Skylark, and Pontiac Tempest/Lemans/GTO.


Related Topix: Coupe, Pontiac, Pontiac GTO, Hatchback

Tire Business

Ford opens 88 dealerships in China in one day

If anyone needed another reminder of why China is now the No. 1 automotive consumer market, here's the latest bit of proof: Ford opened up 88 dealerships in China June 19. No, that's not the number of dealerships opened up since the start of the year.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford, Ford Escort, Sedan

WPTV Local News

23-foot tall 'Transformer' created from old car

Just days after the opening of the fourth "Transformers" movie, fans of the movie are descending on a home in Wisconsin.


Related Topix: Coupe, Oldsmobile Alero, Sedan, Hatchback

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Motor Trend

TOTD: What is the Ugliest Car of All Time?

While we've previously asked about cars you find visually appealing , today we want to know which car you think is the ugliest of all time.


Related Topix: Pontiac Aztek, Pontiac, SUV, Coupe, Oldsmobile Alero, Hatchback, Sedan, Acura, Acura ZDX, Convertible, Audi, Audi A5, Autos

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Ex-Sen. Howard H. Baker Jr. remembered for crossing the aisle

Former Senate Majority Leader Howard H. Baker Jr. was remembered Tuesday for being able to forge compromises amid bitter partisan differences.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, Al Gore, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell

The Washington Post

S&P 500 Hits Record on China Manufacturing as Tech Shares Rally

The Standard & Poor's 500 Index rose to a record, after posting the longest streak of quarterly gains since 1998, as technology and consumer shares rallied while data showed China's manufacturing expanded in June.


Related Topix: IBM, Financial Markets, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Urban Outfitters, Retail, Apparel


Growth at U.S. Factories Holds Near Fastest Pace of Year

Growth at U.S. factories held in June near the fastest pace of the year, a sign that manufacturing helped boost the economy in the second quarter.


Related Topix: Tempe, AZ, Auto Dealers, US News

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Washington Post

GM Recalls 8.45 Million Vehicles Including for Ignition Fix

General Motors Co., which has already called back more than 20 million cars in North America for various fixes this year, recalled 8.45 million more today for defects including ignitions and electrical malfunctions.


Related Topix: Pontiac, Coupe, Chevrolet Cobalt, Sedan, Chevrolet, Chevrolet TrailBlazer EXT, SUV, Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet Monte Carlo, Chevrolet Impala


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