Archive for January 7th, 2012

1997 Chevrolet Corvette C5 – $12,800

Coupe auto trans 108k new tires and all maintenance up to date including hoses belts all fluids and tune up.

Bucket Seats
Tilt Wheel
Power Seats
Custom Paint
Air Bag
Power Windows

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1985 Mercedes Benz 300TD Wagon – $12,300

1985 Mercedes 300T Turbo Diesel Wagon with jump seat. 172,000 mi. Interior is excellent. Includes air conditioning, ABS breaks, leather interior, power steering, power locks, power window, and power seats….

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Auto steelmaker will not get DOE loan – Chicago Tribune


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Auto steelmaker will not get DOE loan
Chicago Tribune
Congress has drawn no conclusion about the merits of Severstal's application, but the Energy Department said that after careful review it had decided that financing for the wholly owned subsidiary of Russia's OAO Severstal would not go forward.
Energy Dept. pulls plug on $730 million auto loanThe Hill (blog)
Energy Department Decides Against Severstal LoanWall Street Journal
Steel company Severstal denied $730M federal loanDetroit Free Press
SteelGuru
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Argentina Raises Taxes On High-End Imported Automobiles – Wall Street Journal

Argentina Raises Taxes On High-End Imported Automobiles
Wall Street Journal
By Taos Turner Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES BUENOS AIRES (Dow Jones)–Argentina's government raised taxes on high-end imported cars and motorcycles on Friday, saying the measure is needed to protect the local automobile industry. Consumers will now have to

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It’s Electric. Should It Look Electrifying? – New York Times


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It's Electric. Should It Look Electrifying?
New York Times
A CENTURY ago, when electric cars were popular — especially in cities and among women drivers — they looked discernibly different from gasoline-powered automobiles. In the age of the horseless carriage, the transportation historian James Flink wrote,

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Kemp Auto Museum Features Classic, Rare Automobiles – Patch.com

Kemp Auto Museum Features Classic, Rare Automobiles
Patch.com
The museum has dozens of gleaming automobiles nestled side by side on a polished black tile showroom floor that reflects the cars' images as if they were parked next to water. It opened in 2006 primarily to showcase an impressive collection of

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Detroit Art Shows: Auto Art, Poor Man’s Artist Talk, Stilettos – Huffington Post

Detroit Art Shows: Auto Art, Poor Man's Artist Talk, Stilettos
Huffington Post
Those dazzled by the lines and curves of automobiles should definitely navigate to the lobby of the Chase Tower Building in downtown Detroit this month. The space will be the temporary home of "Detroit Knows Cars: The 2012 Motor City Automobile Fine

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New diesel technologies cleaner and fuel efficient: Praful Patel – Economic Times

New diesel technologies cleaner and fuel efficient: Praful Patel
Economic Times
"While in Europe and many advanced countries we are seeing that a lot of automobile manufacturers are moving away from petrol technology to diesel versions. We in India still have misconceptions," he said at the 11th Auto Expo here.

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3 freight trains derail in Indiana, cars burn and smoke forces temporary … – Washington Post


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3 freight trains derail in Indiana, cars burn and smoke forces temporary
Washington Post
VALPARAISO, Ind. — Three freight trains derailed in northwest Indiana on Friday, leaving several mangled train cars on their sides along the tracks and forcing nearby residents to temporarily leave home as smoke billowed from the wreckage.
3 trains in accident in northwest IndianaCNN International

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7 Electric Cars To Watch In 2012: Get Charged Up – Huffington Post


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7 Electric Cars To Watch In 2012: Get Charged Up
Huffington Post
While these two vehicles served as front-runners for the coming electric vehicle revolution, 2012 may prove to be the year of the electric car. Some of the world's biggest automakers will be bringing new electric vehicles to market in 2012.
All these electric cars – who's going to buy them?The Guardian
America's Sad Love Affair With the Electric CarMotley Fool
This Week in Clean Economy: Can Electric Cars Win Over Consumers in 2012?Inside Climate News
Green Car Reports –Jalopnik
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