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3 hrs ago | Bike EXIF
Is there any remaining doubt that Rough Crafts is one of the world's top custom Harley builders? On the evidence of this new Dyna, I don't think so. 'Urban Cavalry' is not your typical Harley build.
5 hrs ago | CBS Local
A deal has been reached to end a strike at the Lear Corp. plant in Hammond, Ind. after nearly 800 employees walked off the job Saturday morning.
10 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Ferrari President Luca di Montezemolo, right, and Fiat and Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, attend the presentation of the new Ferrari, named LaFerrari, during the first media day of the 83rd Geneva International Motor Show, Switzerland. On Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler announced that Montezemolo will leave the company next month after managing the growth of the luxury brand.
14 hrs ago | Concord Monitor
"Any car that was only available as an automatic was a deal breaker," said Dewing, 44. "I love to drive. I want to know that I am actually driving, that I am in control of the machine."
Biking runs in Ives Brothers' blood "That's why they call it 'The Wall of Death' and not 'The Wall of Slight Accident.' " Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/09/13/oc-bikefest/15611227/ Ives Brothers manager and father Shawn Ives, left, announces the show as John Lanfair, from right, Kyle Ives, and Cody Ives gear up for a performance inside the Wall of Death at OC BikeFest Saturday, September 13 in Ocean City.
A 30x50-foot garrison flag was suspended by two Topeka Fire Department ladder trucks for Cpl. Jason Harwood's funeral Saturday.
An Acura RLX sedan demonstrated an unusual way to tow another car this week: the vehicles were not physically attached. The second car drove itself, following instructions beamed over by the first in a feat of technology that indicates a new stage in automation is happening faster than many expected.
Hundreds of workers demanding higher wages walked off the job Saturday at a Lear Corp. plant in northwest Indiana that makes automotive seats, beginning a strike that could affect a major Ford assembly plant in Chicago. The plant, in Hammond, employs 760 workers making seats for the Explorer and Taurus models produced at Ford's Chicago Assembly Plant.
Toyota is announcing a recall for about 130,000 examples of the 2014 Tundra Tundra pickup in Crew-Max Cab and Double Cab configurations. According to the company, the "garnish on the center pillars" inside the trucks might not have been installed correctly.
Global auto majors, including General Motors and Honda, today said the government should remove 'obstacles' and make policies more business friendly if India has to successfully achieve Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make In India' goal. They highlighted issues, ranging from difficulty in getting business permits to taxation, infrastructure and logistics, which they said are acting as 'obstacles' in the growth of the auto industry here.
Major brand sponsors are watching closely to make sure the National Football League doesn't fumble the investigation into how its executives handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case. For big companies like Anheuser-Busch, General Motors and Procter & Gamble, an NFL sponsorship is a coveted prize.
The Washington Community School District will be applying for a grant that would allow two students to work for a local manufacturer for class credit. This is a STEM grant offered through the state STEM board, said Washington Superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgensen.
Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for select models of the Ford Escape Hybrid and Mercury Mariner Hybrid SUV. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the vehicles could suffer from stall-like conditions, increasing the risk of an accident.
Towable builder K-Z Inc., a division of Thor Industries Inc., will introduce its new line of Durango Gold fifth-wheels at the Elkhart County RV Open House, Sept. 16 According to a press release, the new Durango Gold is the pinnacle of over 42 years of innovation and engineering excellence.
Ferrari will build more cars than previously planned after Sergio Marchionne, CEO of parent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, takes the top job at the supercar maker next month. The plan contrasts with the strategy of Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, who announced his resignation as Ferrari chairman on Wednesday after 23 years following a clash with Marchionne.
BALOCCO, Italy -- Jeep will begin later this month its foray into the market for subcompact SUVs -- the industry's fastest-growing segment -- when it puts on sale the "It's the first example of cross-country collaboration," CEO Sergio Marchionne told reporters today at a news conference near Balocco, outside of Turin, Italy, where FCA has a test track. "It's great to see," he said, looking at the boxy SUV with its rounded edges parked nearby.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 03:16 pm
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