Archive for October 7th, 2012

The Luxury Review Unveils new Fisker at Petersen Automotive Museum – Examiner.com


Examiner.com
The Luxury Review Unveils new Fisker at Petersen Automotive Museum
Examiner.com
Bradford Rand held his annual “The Luxury Review” at Los Angeles' Petersen Automotive Museum on Wednesday evening. Based out of Manhattan, “The Luxury Review” is an invitation only tastemakers and media meets luxury brands, goods and services

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Quad Citians’ check out Classic Automobiles – cbs4qc.com

Quad Citians' check out Classic Automobiles
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By: Christine Souders. newsroom@cbs4qc.com. Some antique cars got time to shine in the Quad Cities on Saturday. Drivers are on a four-day road trip throughout the Quad Cities, making stops at the John Deere Pavilion and the Rock Island Arsenal Island.

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Car makers that might as well back out of US – MarketWatch

Car makers that might as well back out of US
MarketWatch
Among the September car and light-truck successes of Fiat's (MCI:IT:F) Chrysler, Honda Motor Co. Ltd. and Toyota Motor Corp., and the disappointing results of General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM) and Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) are all-but-forgotten automobile

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47 Cars Involved in Multiple Crashes on Interstate 75 Between Sarasota and … – NBC4 Washington


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47 Cars Involved in Multiple Crashes on Interstate 75 Between Sarasota and
NBC4 Washington
Gulf Coast authorities say 52 people were transported to local hospitals after 47 cars crashed in the southbound lanes of Interstate 75. Authorities say there are at least seven crashes along I-75, which are expected to block southbound traffic for
53 cars involved crashes along I-10 in Fla.Sacramento Bee
30-car accident shuts down I-75 SB at exit 213Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Florida I-75 Mess: 52 Hurt, 47 Cars, 12 AccidentsNewser
WOGX –The Ledger
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Perceptions lag reality in US cars – The Detroit News

Perceptions lag reality in US cars
The Detroit News
A few weeks ago, a neighbor of mine — an unabashed Honda fan — purchased a new Acura TL just before going on a vacation in California. There, he rented a new Lincoln MKS sedan to transport his family. When he came home, he admitted that he was

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Honda recalls 2002-2006 CR-V for fire risk – USA TODAY


San Francisco Chronicle
Honda recalls 2002-2006 CR-V for fire risk
USA TODAY
Customers concerned that their switches may have been damaged that way can ask a dealer to inspect their cars. Most vehicles will only need to have a cover plate installed inside the switch to prevent any liquid from coming in, Miller said. Honda said
Find a car:MSN Autos (blog)
Honda Civic, Pilot Recall Affects 820000 CarsHuffington Post
Honda recalling 820000 cars for possible headlight failureFox News
SouthCoastToday.com –The Inquisitr
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NASCAR Notebook: Teams get early peek at 2013 models – Florida Times-Union

NASCAR Notebook: Teams get early peek at 2013 models
Florida Times-Union
“With a different car, we'll look at what it's going to take for [restrictor] plate size and some other things, but the main concern is how the cars draft, how they react in the draft, and obviously to get more one-on-one racing,” said Robin Pemberton

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Which are better, diesel or hybrid cars? – USA TODAY


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Which are better, diesel or hybrid cars?
USA TODAY
2012 – Diesels and hybrids have drastically different powertrains, but they both help commuters improve their fuel economy compared with a traditional gas-powered car. The 2013 Volkswagen Passat TDI with a six-speed manual and the 2012. Honda Insight
Diesel Cars Are Fun High-MPG Alternative to HybridsCare2.com

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women of car shows – still unattainable – OCRegister

women of car shows – still unattainable
OCRegister
Much has changed at auto shows – no sequins, no hand-held mics, no Mercurys, and they no longer call the women "models" – but they still use women to sell cars to men. "Sirens of chrome," is what agent Margery Krevsky dubbed them in her book, "Sirens

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Does $5 gas = buy a hybrid or electric car? A cost/benefit analysis [Updated] – Los Angeles Times

Does $5 gas = buy a hybrid or electric car? A cost/benefit analysis [Updated]
Los Angeles Times
Walking the dog the other morning, I heard an odd whistle and hum behind me; it was one of my neighbors returning home (I happened to be standing in front of his driveway at the time), driving his new Nissan Leaf electric car. "How do you like your Leaf?

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