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  1. 2017 Karma Revero hybrid represents renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Door Reminder

    Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://post.cr/2luKyMT If the name sounds far-off vaguely familiar, it is because about five years ago there was a new company that was launching a different electric car. Unlike the Fisker Karma sedan and Sunset convertible from the doomed Fisker Automotive, the new Karma model has been financed by a Chinese automaker who bought the remains of the former company out of bankruptcy.

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  2. Good News: Mercedes' Formula One Car At Least Has A Pretty NoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    Formula One cars have had several nose jobs over the years-some more Squidward-like than others. Others have kept it restrained to a subtle thumb at the end of the nosecone.

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  3. 354-HP 2018 Audi S4 Arrives This Spring; Pricing ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Car and Driver

    After skipping the 2017 model year, the Audi S4 is back for 2018 primed and ready to continue the fight against other luxury sports sedans. With its new 354-hp turbocharged V-6 engine and capable MLB platform, the new S4 significantly ups its performance game, although we're still bummed about the cancellation of the manual-transmission version.

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  4. How Russia's Critics Keep Ending Up DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    Russian police officers stand next to traces of the body of Boris Nemtsov, a former Russian deputy prime minister and opposition leader, at Red Square with the Kremlin Wall in the background in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Photo credit AP The Russian government has been accused of trying to kill another pro-West politician.

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  5. Interiors supplier AGM being acquired by Flex Ltd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    "This strategic acquisition will complement and expand our automotive offerings, particularly in lighting, and will further strengthen certain key strategic customer relationships," said Chris Obey, president of Flex's automotive division, in a Tuesday statement. "The addition of AGM will enhance our ability to provide customers with more complete solutions for innovative interior lighting systems, from plastics through electronics, and drive greater growth of our dollar content per vehicle."

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  6. Here's How Close Harrison Ford Came To Landing On Top Of A Passenger JetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    Harrison Ford, carpenter, actor and plane man, was involved in a "potentially serious incident" last week when he landed on a taxiway instead of a runway at John Wayne Airport here in Orange County, flying right over a passenger jet. Now we have video to show how close he got.

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  7. Watch McLaren's 650S successor drift around a racetrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Autoblog

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  8. DRIVEN: Alfa Romeo's Stevio SUV's First Outing Proves It Is Better Than You ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AutoSpies

    'If you close your eyes in the passenger seat, you'll ask yourself: "what kind of sports car am I in"?' says Alfredo Altavilla, Alfa's COO of Europe, with a twinkle in his eye. Its lack of handling compromise is claimed to be the reason Altavilla and chums cancelled plans for a Giulia sportwagon.

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  9. Electric Car Company (?) Faraday Future Will Race Pikes Peak This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is the most prestigious mountain race in the world. Faraday Future is a car company , or at least a company that aims to make cars.

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  10. Cadillac Announces New Version of CUE and Swears It's BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Car and Driver

    Cadillac 's much maligned CUE infotainment system is getting a behind-the-scenes makeover. After drivers and media alike complained about slow touchscreen response times and cumbersome layouts in previous iterations, executives with the luxury brand said Tuesday that motorists will soon be able to purchase vehicles that contain more seamless systems and a range of new features that allow for more customization.

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  11. Teachers Like This Are the Only Hope for Auto Shop ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Car and Driver

    The options for kids who want to work with their hands are shrinking and becoming dependent on individuals like Robert Roach. Every other Saturday around 8:00 a.m., Robert Roach rolls up the doors of the cluttered auto shop at Carson High in south Los Angeles and welcomes anyone who wants to stop by.

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  12. KAR Auction's Q4 net income drops despite gain at ADESARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ADESA parent company KAR Auction Services Inc. reported a 5.8 percent decline in fourth quarter net income on higher service costs and selling and administrative expenses. Net income at KAR dipped to $45.5 million in the fourth quarter from $48.3 million a year earlier.

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  13. PSA sets sales and savings goals for Opel deal, report says UPDATED: 2/22/17 2:26 pm ET - new storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    PSA Group expects its planned acquisition of General Motors' Opel/Vauxhall division to lead to combined sales of 5 million vehicles by 2022 and save as much as 2 billion euros annually, as talks advance towards a likely deal in early March, sources told Reuters. Savings will come mainly from purchasing and r&d as the PSA pools vehicle architectures and engines with GM's European business, eliminating duplicate technologies, the sources said on Wednesday.

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  14. How To Recharge Your Car's A/C System | Autoblog WrenchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Autoblog

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  15. Inflatable Gorilla Still Missing After Being Stolen From DealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    Kong, a large inflatable gorilla, was stolen from a Texas car dealership this weekend. His handlers, Corpus Christi Fiat, are concerned that if he is not returned home he may pose a danger by offering HUGE SAVINGS to those that may not qualify for such discounts.

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  16. J.D. Power study shows continued struggle with vehicle technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

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  17. GM supplier organized by UAW in Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    Workers at a Kansas City factory that supplies General Motors on Tuesday ratified their first UAW-bargained contract with a nearly unanimous vote. Those workers at Challenge Manufacturing voted 195-1 to approve the contract, according to UAW Local 710 Vice President Jeff Schweedler.

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  18. All eyes will be on Dale Earnhardt Jr. in Sunday's NASCAR Daytona 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AutoWeek

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. will be the man of the moment at Sunday's Daytona 500. The speedway has been a life landmark for Earnhardt Jr. since his childhood.

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  19. Porsche, Lexus, Toyota top J.D. Power dependability studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Evening Sun

    Porsche, Lexus, Toyota top J.D. Power dependability study Here are the auto brands that showed the fewest problems after three years of ownership Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://usat.ly/2m7RP8t Here are the models that J.D. Power designated as being the most reliable, based on the 2014 model year. We start with Midsize Sporty Car: Chevrolet Camaro The 2014 Lexus RX was one of the vehicles that topped the J.D. Power U.S. Vehicle Dependabilty Study Lexus and Porsche are the auto brands that showed the fewest problems after three years of ownership, though technology troubles continue to drag down dependability ratings overall, a new survey from research firm J.D. Power finds.

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  20. Why should self-driving cars look like cars?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TreeHugger

    Writing in this month's Economist 1843 Magazine , Simon Willis looks at the design of self-driving cars. Volvo's chief designer Robin Page tells him: "It's the most exciting period in the history of car design, a new world is being opened up."

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