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  1. Watch This Confidential Introduction To The Edsel, Only 60 Years Too LateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jalopnik

    At one point, the narrator in this 30-minute secret pre-release promo film for the Edsel says "Edsel: the car that's already making automotive history for the Ford Motor Company!" That's a very prescient statement. The Edsel absolutely made automotive history.

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  2. Cadillac drops hint in Oscars ad, Volvo teases XC60, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Rejoice everyone, not only is Monday almost over, but so is February. The dreariest, coldest, sometimes warm-ish, slog of a month is coming to a close.

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  3. You Can Own The BMW 7 Series Tupac Was Shot In For Only $1.5 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    If you actually believe Tupac Shakur died.... you can now submit your information to purchase the BMW him and Suge Knight were shot up in six days before his death back in September of 1996. A website called 'Moments In Time' is featuring the BMW 7 Series , evidently with the bullet holes in the passenger side since-repaired, on sale for the low bid of just $1.5 million.

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  4. Roborace Debuts Autonomous Robocar in SpainRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    If you're tired of watching real, live people drive race cars, you won't have to suffer much longer. Roborace revealed its Robocar autonomous racer today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

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  5. Of Course Car Companies Knew The Takata Airbags Were DangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    It isn't exactly earth-shattering news that automakers were well-aware that Takata airbags were a disaster waiting to happen. But a court document filed on Monday illustrates the extent of how much-and how long-four automakers knew.

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  6. Ford Sees Self-Driving Vans, Drones Working Together to Deliver FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    We've seen plenty of self-driving prototypes intended to transport people, but we've yet to encounter a completely autonomous process for transporting goods directly to a customer's doorstep. With the new Autolivery concept, Ford has envisioned a future of self-driving vans and drones working together to achieve this goal.

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  7. Mother And Child Killed After Speeding Porsche Crashes Into Parked CarRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    A 24 year-old allegedly lost control of his speeding Porsche on a motorway in Greece yesterday and crashed into a mother and her 3 year-old daughter sitting in a parked car. Four people, including two in the Porsche, were killed in the crash and subsequent explosion.

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  8. Takata agrees to $1B plea deal to settle airbag caseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Takata agrees to $1B plea deal to settle airbag case The Japanese auto supplier pleaded guilty Monday as a corporation in federal court Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2lOaEMv epa04770644 Erland Zeka removes a Takata brand air bag inflators as he performs the service recall on a 2005 Honda Accord LX at Suburban Honda in Farmington Hills, Michigan USA on 27 May 2015. Under pressure from US transportation regulators, the Japanese manufacturer Takata on 19 May 2015 acknowledged a safety defect in airbags it supplied to 11 automakers and agreed to a recall of nearly 35 million automobiles in the United States.

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  9. GM dials up discounts on pickups as rivals tread on turfRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    General Motors boosted incentives on its pickup models this month after its biggest foes gained ground, intensifying a price war within the U.S. auto market's most hotly contested segment. Discounts averaged about $6,996 for the Chevrolet Silverado and $5,315 for the GMC Sierra this month through Feb. 12, according to J.D. Power dealer data obtained by Bloomberg News.

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  10. Comment Of The Day: A Normal Part Of The Ownership Experience EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Why do we keep making fun of supercar fires-especially Ferrari fires-here at Jalopnik? Because they just keep on happening. Ferrari fires seem all but inevitable at this point, so I'm not sure why alleged odometer rollbacks are even necessary, as reader farscythe points out.

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  11. Pininfarina H600 Concept is a Geneva-Bound Hybrid SedanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Pininfarina is teasing a new hybrid luxury sedan called the H600 "with new energy propulsion" ahead of the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. The Italian design house, now owned by Mahindra of Mumbai, India, is tight-lipped on other details about the concept car other than that it sports "eco-friendly technology."

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  12. The One That Got Away: BMW Debuts 1-series Sedan for China OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    We're used to Europe having cars that aren't coming to the United States, but China getting exclusive new models is a sign of the strong growth in that area of the world. With China now BMW's biggest market, the company introduced the new, China-exclusive 1-series sedan.

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  13. High Five: Italdesign Automobili Speciali Unveils Its First SupercarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    Italdesign is bringing a new vehicle to the 2017 Geneva auto show , and this time, it doesn't have " concept " attached to it-although, at only five planned units, it's almost as unattainable as a concept car. The currently nameless V-10-powered, mid-engined supercar is the first release from Italdesign Automobili Speciali, the famed design firm's recently announced ultra-limited-edition division.

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  14. Uber's self-driving cars ran through 6 stoplights in California, NY Times saysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    According to internal documents seen by The New York Times , Uber's self-driving cars ran six red lights in the short span of time that the company was shuttling customers around in autonomous vehicles in San Francisco, California. The autonomous vehicle pilot program was announced suddenly in December and quickly drew controversy as the media noted that Uber wasn't registered on the California DMV's list of companies approved to test self-driving cars.

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  15. Takata pleads guilty to fraud in faulty airbag cover-upRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Autoblog

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  16. New Fate Of The Furious Trailer Reveals The Ghosts In Toretto's PastRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    What ghosts? Who knows! But they seem to be there. The first trailer for the eighth installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, The Fate of the Furious , revealed that Dom Is The Bad Guy.

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  17. Long-Buried Jeep Pulled from Garage After 40 Years [w/ Video]Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    A Jeep buried in sand in Massachusetts 40 years ago finally has been dug out. Work crews late last week pulled out the rusted remnants of what John Munsnuff says was once his family's "beach buggy" at the home they've long owned near Ballston Beach in Cape Cod.

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  18. I Know How To Make Autonomous Car Racing Interesting: They Must Blow Each Other UpRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Autonomous car racing is real and happening soon. From a technological standpoint it's all quite impressive, but there's one big problem: it sounds boring as all shit to watch.

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  19. Renault-Nissan alliance to start autonomous EV testingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Autoblog

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  20. Ferrari Accused Of Allowing Illegal Odometer Rollbacks In New LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Ferrari's relationship with the concepts of "truth" and "fairness" has occasionally been a bit like one of their cars on a set of bald tires: fast and loose. Now, in a lawsuit from a longtime Ferrari salesperson, the company is accused of authorizing the use of devices that allow used Ferraris odometers to be rolled back, sometimes all the way to zero.

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