Autos Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Refreshing or Revolting: 2016 Chevrolet SparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Motor Trend

    Last year, Chevrolet only sold 39,000 units of the Spark here in the U.S., but the all-new 2016 Spark is hoping to change that number. The pint-sized Spark will now be sold in 40 countries around the world, and the second-gen model will be longer, lower, and more powerful than the model it replaces.

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  2. Could someone recommend a site that specializes in car repai...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Motor Trend

    Your best bet is looking up an auto forum specific to your car model. That would be a place where owners at various skill levels are most likely to talk about specific problems and how to fix them.

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  3. Job alert Verizon IndyCar Series president of competition and operations departments post availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | AutoWeek

    We're talking about being president of IndyCar's competition and operations departments. The latter isn't that intimidating.

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  4. 5. TrueCar hit with another dealer lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Automotive News

    A group of 100 auto dealerships that are part of TrueCar's network are suing the online car-buying service for not disclosing to consumers the nature of the fees that dealers pay the company for each sale. The suit, filed today in state court in Los Angeles, alleges that TrueCar is engaged in "deceptive business practices" because its advertising touts transparent pricing but doesn't disclose the transactions fees of $299 for new cars and $399 for used cars that many dealers pay TrueCar for each sale handled through the buying service.

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  5. Audi exec denies plans for turbo R8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Autoblog

    Sometimes smoke doesn't lead to fire. Rumors indicated Audi might drop a turbocharged engine into the latest R8 , but now a top executive is throwing a bucket of cold water onto the burning speculation.

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  6. Mexico would extradite 'El Chapo' -- if caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman would be extradited to the United States if he happens to be caught again, under a Mexican court order announced by authorities. The court ruling obtained by the Mexican attorney general's offices marks a reversal from last year when authorities captured Guzman but declined to extradite him immediately to the United States.

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  7. Alfa Romeo's renaissance will include the addition of two crossovers to its lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Digital Trends

    Alfa's renaissance has been slow-going, but Italian media source Club Alfa is now reporting two new crossovers are planned to inject a stream of customers into the brand. The Italian marque has been lumbering along for a while now with very few, low-volume models, but its revitalized lineup will feature new body styles aimed at steering German luxury car buyers toward its passion purchases.

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  8. Mumps outbreak at University of IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Medical experts say parents who decide not to vaccinate their children can have a profound affect on public health. Let's examine how many people in the U.S. are part of that group.

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  9. Lynn Anderson, 'Rose Garden' singer, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    July 31: Lynn Anderson, whose version of the song " Rose Garden" was one of the biggest country hits of the 1970s. Lynn Anderson, whose version of the song " Rose Garden" was one of the biggest country hits of the 1970s, has died.

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  10. Recharge Wrap-up: London's BYD-ADL buses, Shell downsizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Autoblog

    California might switch from natural gas to electricity to power its buses. The California Air Resources Board is considering a mandate that buses be zero-emissions by 2040.

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  11. West Nile Virus was discovered in a crow in Saginaw TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | NewsCenter 25

    The Saginaw County mosquito abatement commission tells NBC 25 the crow was found in a Saginaw Township field on Tuesday, July 28. West Nile Virus is transmitted through the bite of a mosquito that picks up the virus by feeding on an infected bird.

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  12. Buy Pro Wrestler CM Punk's First Car And The Vomit Stains Are FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Jalopnik

    CJ Wilson Automotive is auctioning longtime pro wrestler and fighter dude CM Punk's first car for charity right this very moment. Yes, the car is a Chevy Monte Carlo.

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  13. Teslas are about to start driving themselves on the highway, Elon Musk says on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | TreeHugger

    Teslas are a bit like smartphones in that they get wireless software updates once in a while that bring new features and improvements to both the user interface of the car and to the actual operation of the vehicle . For example, the company claimed that its 6.2 update made it "impossible to intentionally run out of range."

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  14. Lexus RC200t Turbo Four Unveiled for Europe, Likely for U.S., TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Car and Driver

    Toyota of Europe has announced the addition of a turbocharged four-cylinder engine in the Lexus RC coupe lineup, in the new RC200t. Like its sibling, the IS200t , the smaller-engine RC coupe is expected to come to the U.S. market, as well.

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  15. FCA profits surge in second quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Autoblog

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles gave the cash register a beating in the second quarter, improving its net profit to 333 million euros , which is a 263-percent jump over its reported Q1 profit of 92 million euros . At the same time, FCA improved its global profit margin to 7.7 percent.

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  16. Ford GT Race Car Secretly Tested Three Weeks Before RevealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Motor Trend

    While it only seems fitting that the Ford GT returns to Le Mans 50 years after sweeping the podium, testing of the mid-engine supercar began even before the car was announced. In fact, testing of the new Ford GT began three weeks before the car was revealed at the 24 Hours of Le Mans .

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  17. Vanning, West Coast style: The band reaches OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | AutoWeek

    The state south of Washington . A place with many fine attributes, including: good coffee, volcanoes, colorful shoes, artisanal foods and always-ripe-and-tasty invasive blackberries.

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  18. Comment Of The Day: Truth And Lies EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Jalopnik

    Lifting one's burdens is always impressive, but the greatest burden of all is that of a myth. One myth loomed over us all, a staggering hill of things that are probably lies.

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  19. Military still dealing with cyberattack 'mess'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    A key military email system remains offline, one week after a cyberattack that one Defense Department official described as "serious." For nearly a week, some 4,000 key military and civilian personnel working for the Joint Chiefs of Staff have lost access to their unclassified email after what is now believed to be an intrusion into the critical Pentagon server that handles that email network, several officials have told CNN.

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  20. IOS 9 makes the iPhone a smarter smartphoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    But as Android has gotten easier to use over the years, iOS has grown more complex. With iOS 9, Apple's latest mobile operating system that will launch in the fall, the iPhone is officially "all growns up."

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