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  1. Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' suspension upheldRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    The National Football League has upheld a four-game suspension of New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady for his role in the football tampering scandal known as "Deflategate," the league announced in a news release Tuesday. Commissioner Roger Goodell, in affirming the suspension he handed down in May, said new information about the destruction of Brady's cell phone showed the four-time Super Bowl champion "sought to hide evidence of his own participation in the underlying scheme to alter the footballs."

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  2. 9 reasons travelers hate LaGuardia AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Vice President Biden famously said LaGuardia Airport reminds him of being in a "third-world country." Flyers couldn't agree more.

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  3. Hyundai compact truck based on Santa Cruz concept set for approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Automotive News

    Positive public reaction on the auto show circuit has reportedly helped persuade Hyundai to build the Santa Cruz truck. Photo credit: BLOOMBERG Hyundai appears to be edging closer to building a compact pickup to take on the Toyota Tacoma, Nissan Frontier and Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon.

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  4. Hellcat's A Poppin': Dodge Doubles Production of 707-HP Muscle CarRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | MSNBC

    Apparently the folks at Dodge have a tiger by the tail, or more specifically: a Hellcat. The new 707-horsepower models are proving to be so popular, the company is doubling the production output for 2016.

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  5. Alex Tagliani joins Team Penske for Mid Ohio Xfinity raceRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | AutoWeek

    The journeyman race-car driver will take the wheel of the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang for Team Penske in the Nationwide Children's Hospital 200 Xfinity race on Aug. 15. "It's an honor to be back in the 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang," Tagliani said.

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  6. Ford Releases Shelby GT350R Curb Weight-Here's What We Think It Will Actually WeighRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Car and Driver

    Ford has at long last revealed a key Mustang Shelby GT350 specification: the lightweight, hard-core R mode l's weight. The automaker's just-revealed 3650-pound weight claim for its latest super-Mustang is promising, especially paired with the coupe's 526-hp special flat-plane-crankshaft 5.2-liter V-8 .

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  7. 2016 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon Duramax Diesel Details and Pricing ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Car and Driver

    General Motors made us wait a year for its Duramax four-cylinder diesel, but this fall it will join the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel as only the second compression-ignition engine offered to U.S. pickup buyers outside the heavy-duty segment. For 2016, the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon gain this third engine choice beyond their 200-hp2.5-liter inline-four and 305-hp 3.6-liter V-6.

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  8. GM Reveals Diesel Engine Specs on 2016 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Motor Trend

    GM has revealed more details about the upcoming Duramax turbodiesel in the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups . With the 2.8-liter Duramax diesel, rated 181 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque, the two-wheel-drive models can tow up to 7,700 pounds while four-wheel-drive models can tow up to 7,600 pounds.

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  9. Ford surges with record 2Q profitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Autoblog

    We already knew that the second quarter of 2015 has been good to General Motors . For Ford , though, it's been even better.

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  10. Go big or go home: Callaway unveils Z06-based Corvette with 757 horsepowerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Digital Trends

    When the DT Cars team drove the Corvette Z06 as part of our inaugural Car of the Year Awards in April, the vehicle's performance capabilities were never in question. Simply put, it's one of the best-handling cars any of us had ever driven, and with 650 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque on tap, it's not exactly a dud in a straight line.

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  11. 4. GM prices diesel Colorado from $31,700; towing capacity set at 7,700 poundsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Automotive News

    Chevy will offer the 2.8-liter Duramax diesel in mid- and upper-trim LT and Z71 crew cab models, in both two-wheel-drive and four-wheel-drive configurations. DETROIT -- The diesel-powered Chevrolet Colorado will be priced from about $31,700 to $38,700, including destination charge, when it debuts this fall.

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  12. Millennials: You Are Doing Leasing WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jalopnik

    According to a new study by Edmunds , Millennials lately are leasing cars much more than older buyers. While leasing can be great way to get a new car and keep your monthly budget manageable, some young buyers don't seem to be approaching leases the right way.

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  13. GM adds diesel engine to Chevrolet, GMC pickupsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    General Motors is joining the diesel club when it comes to its light-duty pickup trucks. GM just added a 3.8-liter Duramax turbo-diesel engine to its two midsize pickups, the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon.

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  14. This Texas Couple Has 79 Dodge Vipers NowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Wayne and D'Ann Rauh just collected two customized Dodge Viper GTCs from the Conner Avenue Assembly Plant, bringing their total collection to a whopping 79 Vipers. Only in Texas.

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  15. Volkswagen Overtakes Toyota as World's Largest Automaker Through JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Toyota sold more cars than any other automaker last year, but Volkswagen is poised to steal the crown. During the first half of the year, Volkswagen was the world's top-selling automaker, pumping out 5.04 million vehicles.

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  16. Ferrari 488 Spider is Just as Quick as GTB, Will Debut in FrankfurtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    The follow-up to the Ferrari 458 Spider is coming to Frankfurt in the form of the 2016 Ferrari 488 Spider. Like the 488 GTB coupe , the 488 Spider is powered by a twin-turbo 3.9-liter flat-plane-crank V-8.

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  17. Chevrolet prices Colorado diesel at around $31,700Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Chevrolet's diesel-powered Colorado pickup will start at about $31,700 and run to roughly $38,700, including destination, when it debuts this fall, Automotive News reports. Chevy is offering the 2.8-liter Duramax diesel in mid- and upper-trim LT and Z71 crew cab models with both two-wheel drive and four-wheel drive, adding it might offer the diesel on base and Work Truck models if demand warrants it.

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  18. Miss the C30? Volvo will return to the hatchback market in 2017 with a new V40Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Americans have been clamoring for the Volvo V40 ever since the Golf-sized hatchback was introduced in Europe in 2012. Volvo has carefully listened, and one of the company's top executives has revealed the second-gen V40 will be designed with the United States market in mind.

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  19. How I Changed My Mind About Changing The NA1 4rburgringRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    A lot of people bristle at the idea of ever changing the Nrburgring . Given its long and storied history as a kind of sacred place where machines and humans are put to the ultimate test, why would you want to change anything? That's what I thought too, until I realized the 'Ring has already changed a lot.

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  20. Daimler, Renault-Nissan say Mexico JV plant has initial capacity over 230,000 carsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche, left, and Renault-Nissan's Carlos Ghosn, in Paris last year, expanded their companies' ties. Photo credit: Bloomberg their new production plant for Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti cars in Aguascalientes, Mexico, will employ some 3,600 staff and have an initial production capacity of more than 230,000 vehicles.

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