Archive for November 7th, 2011

1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V Bill Blass Series – $16,000

The year 1979 is sure to be the last year of the big American cars built in history. This rare 1979 Lincoln Continental, Bill Blass Collector series will surely be a part of that history. 86,600 original miles and in …

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LONDON 2012: Olympic torch to be carried by planes, trains and automobiles … – More Than The Games


More Than The Games
LONDON 2012: Olympic torch to be carried by planes, trains and automobiles
More Than The Games
By Sportsbeat staff NINETY-five percent of the British population will be within ten miles of the London 2012 Olympic flame as it makes its 8000 mile journey around the United Kingdom. Organisers have confirmed more details of the route and revealed

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Honda gives new car to million-miler – Independent Online


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Honda gives new car to million-miler
Independent Online
Honda's North American division has awarded Joe LoCicero a brand new 2012 Accord sedan after he hit the one-million mile (1 609 000) mark in his 1990 model. Joe's million-mile journey over the past 15 years is “a testament to Honda's reliability,

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New Car Technology and Car Electronics – SBWire (press release)

New Car Technology and Car Electronics
SBWire (press release)
The future of the group and the MirrorLink standard will be discussed at the Car Connectivity Consortium Summit. This new car technology standard could make life easier for connected drivers. And Nokia announced car mode an application designed for the

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Porsche to showcase two new cars at LA Auto Show beginning 16th this month – Rush Lane


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Porsche to showcase two new cars at LA Auto Show beginning 16th this month
Rush Lane
Los Angeles Auto Show is to be held from November 16 and will see a number of top auto companies from around the world showcase their newest designs. Porsche will be putting up on display two new cars for N America and one of them will be the all new
New Porsche model set for world debut in LAAuto123
Porsche to premiere two new models at LA Auto ShowSpeedLux
Porsche to Bring New 911 Carrera and a World Premiere to LA Auto Show, What Carscoop (blog)
CarBuzz – Car News and Reviews
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Japan executives, unions demand lower auto taxes – CBS News

Japan executives, unions demand lower auto taxes
CBS News
Reducing the tax burden would potentially add some 920000 vehicles to annual auto sales in Japan, according to a government estimate. Japan's annual sales of new autos have shrunk to about 4.25 million vehicles, falling from a peak 7.8 million vehicles

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Put brakes on your car’s depreciating value – WJXT Jacksonville

Put brakes on your car's depreciating value
WJXT Jacksonville
An average vehicle will only retain about 35 percent of its original value after a five-year ownership period, meaning that a $50000 new car today will only be worth somewhere close to $17500 after five years. Cars begin to depreciate as soon as you

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4 cops hurt as 2 squad cars crash on South Side – Chicago Tribune


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4 cops hurt as 2 squad cars crash on South Side
Chicago Tribune
Four Chicago police officers received minor injuries Sunday night when two squad cars collided at a South Side intersection, police said. The pin-in crash occurred at about 8:30 pm at 87th Street and Martin Luther King Drive, police said, citing early
Four city cops injured when squad cars collideChicago Sun-Times

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Truck fire has signs of ‘Allston Flamer’ – Boston Herald


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Truck fire has signs of 'Allston Flamer'
Boston Herald
At least eight cars have been destroyed in the student-heavy neighborhood since August, including four in one day on Sept. 25, and residents dubbed the unknown firebug the “Allston Flamer.” All involve fires set in unlocked cars during the early
Allston serial arsonist returnsWHDH-TV
Pickup truck set on fire yesterday morning in AllstonThe Boston Globe

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‘Cars 2,’ ‘Crazy Stupid Love’ come to DVD – Deseret News


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'Cars 2,' 'Crazy Stupid Love' come to DVD
Deseret News
"Cars 2" (Disney/Pixar/Blu-ray, 2011, PG, two discs, $39.99). Considered by many to be Pixar's first misfire, this sequel to "Cars" does go awry in several ways, not the least of which is making the subordinate character of Mater the tow truck the
Rainbow: 'Cars 2' grinds my gearsOmaha World-Herald
Projections: 'Cars 2' Speeding to the TopHome Media Magazine
New on DVD: 'Cars 2,' 'Crazy, Stupid, Love'Eagle Tribune
Indie Wire (blog) –National Post (blog) –Collider.com
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