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  1. Marchionne could become Ferrari CEORead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Don't think that just because FCA is spinning off Ferrari into a separate company that Sergio Marchionne is giving up any control. Not only is he already chairman of the Prancing Horse, but he might also become its next CEO after Amedeo Felisa steps down, anonymous insiders claim according to Automotive News Europe .

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  2. Army picks new vehicle to replace HumveeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    The Army this week selected the company to build its much-anticipated new vehicle to replace the Humvee -- a multibillion dollar contract. Oshkosh Corporation, located in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, won the $6.7 billion contract to produce the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle, which will also be used by the Marine Corps.

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  3. Derrick Rose accused of raping ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    A former girlfriend of Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has filed a lawsuit against the NBA player and two of his friends, claiming that they drugged and gang-raped her two years ago. A representative for Rose said Thursday the allegations are "completely false and without any factual basis," and called the lawsuit "a desperate attempt to shake down a highly respected and successful athlete."

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  4. 2015 Toyota Prius Reviewed: 50 mpg Isn't EasyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    Overview: Combine an engine, an electric motor, and a battery pack and you get the hybrid car, a chimeric mixed-breed vehicle that has existed since the late 19th century but which never got much mainstream traction until Toyota gave us the Prius 15 years ago. This third-generation model arrived in 2010, which is the last time we were motivated to put one on a test track.

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  5. TVR's 2017 Sports Car Is Sold Out Despite Not Existing YetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    TVR is back from the dead, again, again , and its already having some sales success-despite the fact that it doesn't actually have a car yet. That's the word from Autocar , which reports that the newly revived British sports car company has accepted deposits for every car it plans to build in 2017.

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  6. Tesla 'breaks' Consumer Reports scoring scaleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Surpassing the Tesla Model S' recognition as the best-performing car that Consumer Reports has ever tested is no easy feat, but Tesla's P85D variant has done just that-earning a rare overall test score of 100 points and setting a new benchmark. When the Model S P85D was evaluated at Consumer Reports' test track in East Haddam, Connecticut, it initially earned a raw 103-point score in a system that by definition doesn't go past 100.

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  7. Tesla Model S P85D Breaks Consumer Reports' Rating SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    When it first went on sale, the Tesla Model S earned 99 out of 100 points in Consumer Reports ' initial evaluation -- the highest score awarded to any car by the non-profit organization. Now, the new dual-motor Tesla Model S P85D has topped the original score earning 103 out of 100 points using the same score card.

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  8. Daily News Deal of the Week: 2015 Ford F-150Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Though arguments for and against the new aluminum-bodied F-150 continue to rage, the bottom line is that this Ford is the newest and most modern vehicle in its segment. Ford redesigned the F-150 light-duty pickup truck for 2015, taking the bold step of switching to aluminum body construction and debuting a new turbocharged V6 engine designed to maximize fuel economy with no loss of performance.

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  9. Shelby GT350 First DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    "And let me tell you, it is important to have fun in life, of course. But when you're out there partying, horsing around, someone out there at that same time is working hard, someone is getting smarter and someone is winning."

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  10. Kentucky Barn Find: 1972 Chevrolet Corvette StingrayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hot Rod Magazine

    Tony Back is so elated with his Vette Rare Find, a month has passed and he hasn't cleaned the '72 T-top coupe. "Five or six people have come by my house and said, 'I hear you found a barn find.

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  11. New Jeep Cherokee Model to Get 707-HP Hellcat Engine, Sources SayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Following the success of Fiat Chrysler's two Hellcat muscle cars - high-powered versions of the Dodge Charger sedan and Challenger coupe, -- the automaker is planning to put the 707-horsepower supercharged V-8 engine that powers them into a new model of its popular Jeep Cherokee, sources say. Several Fiat Chrysler Automobile insiders confirmed a report by Car and Driver on Thursday that the Jeep brand is getting ready to launch a 707-horsepower SUV that will be known as the Grand Cherokee SRT Trackhawk.

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  12. Spied: 2017 Hyundai Elantra Receives Tamer InteriorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Just yesterday, Hyundai teased us with a seductive silhouette of the redesigned Hyundai Elantra's interior. But now we have a better idea of what the car will actually look like, thanks to our spy photographers.

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  13. Designed largely in Europe, the new Kia Sportage gets a head-turning lookRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Kia's European division has published the first official images of the new fourth-generation Sportage. The crossover is scheduled to greet the public for the first time at the Frankfurt Motor Show that will open its doors in a little over two weeks.

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  14. Two for one: Ford could bring back the Ranger and the iconic Bronco in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    A new report finds Ford is looking into expanding its family of off-roaders with a new Ranger and a long-awaited successor to the Bronco that was phased out nearly 20 years ago. Sources close to the Blue Oval told trade journal Automotive News that executives are seriously considering bringing the Ranger pickup truck back to the United States because the F-150, the company's bread-and-butter model, has gradually gotten bigger and more expensive.

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  15. Meet the ZuluA2, a Land Rover Defender powered by a supercharged 475-hp V8 engineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    The Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the Land Rover Defender are both serious off-roaders, and they've both been in continuous production for decades, but the major similarities between the two stop there. While the G has gradually moved up towards the very top of the Mercedes lineup thanks to potent engines and a posh interior, the Defender has remained a function-over-form workhorse that's usually seen towing something excruciatingly heavy or covered in mud.

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  16. Dodge revealed its all-new Charger and Barracuda Convertible to its dealers in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Dodge is gearing up to introduce some exciting new models , and these new offerings include the long-awaited Barracuda and an all-new Charger. At Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' dealer conference in Las Vegas, the brand showcased its reborn Barracuda, a smaller and lighter model than the Challenger it's replacing, as a convertible.

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  17. The tricky business of octane, power, and MPGRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Given tepid green-car sales numbers this year , consumers in the US aren't making the transition away from internal combustion engines too quickly. Regulations are still mandating cleaner emissions, though.

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  18. Hyundai Elantra interior teasedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Hyundai doesn't seem too concerned about keeping the next-gen Elantra a secret. Following a recent teaser image of the updated exterior , the Korean company is now giving the world a look at the inside of its upcoming sedan.

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  19. Tesla's Model S P85D Gets Consumer Reports' Highest Rating EverRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MSNBC

    The product testing agency on Thursday gave the new high-performance P85D version of the automaker's Model S a rating of 100 - a perfect score - calling it "the best-performing car that Consumer Reports has ever tested." "It really blew up our system," said Jake Fisher, the head of automotive testing for Consumer Reports.

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  20. Donald Trump asks woman to touch his hairRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    The real estate mogul called a woman onto stage -- "And have I ever met you before? No," he said -- to give his hair a quick tug during a campaign rally Thursday in South Carolina. He'd previously had Barbara Walters run her fingers through his hair to confirm that it is real.

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