Archive for October 12th, 2012

Forza Horizon review round-up: High praise with the occasional bump – Computerandvideogames.com

Forza Horizon review round-up: High praise with the occasional bump
Computerandvideogames.com
Playground Games took a humungous, beautiful world, packed it full of entertaining challenges and events, added in tons of personality and style, and built it all around the proven Forza tech, giving racing game fans an exceptional automotive

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Auto Review: The Rio deal – Reminder Newspapers


Reminder Newspapers
Auto Review: The Rio deal
Reminder Newspapers
Kia is not only a manufacturer that is expanding into the U.S. marketplace in leaps and bounds, they started in the 1944 making bicycle parts and tubing and ultimately became Korea's oldest automobile manufacturer. Hyundai acquired a controlling stake

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Automobiles in the Park Street Business District: The Early Days – Alameda Sun

Automobiles in the Park Street Business District: The Early Days
Alameda Sun
Alameda's Park Street and environs played a role in the automotive industry from the very beginning. Sometime in the very early 20th century a photographer set up a camera at Park Street and Central Avenue. When he did, he captured something unusual.

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Handsets vs. Dashboards – New York Times

Handsets vs. Dashboards
New York Times
AMERICA'S love affair with the automobile has nearly been matched by its newfound passion for smartphones. So what could be better than joining the two in connubial bliss? Automakers this fall are introducing connected in-car systems that bring apps to

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When a Crisis Comes With a Reset Button – New York Times


New York Times
When a Crisis Comes With a Reset Button
New York Times
The resistance to painful restructuring is reminiscent of how the United Automobile Workers union fought cutbacks by the Detroit companies for years. Contracts and past promises were considered sacrosanct — even the much-criticized “jobs bank” in

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Study Says White Is Most Popular New-Car Color In 2012 – Automobile Magazine


Automobile Magazine
Study Says White Is Most Popular NewCar Color In 2012
Automobile Magazine
The latest results from paint company PPG Industries reveal that newcar buyers favor white above all else. Globally, white was the most popular color and covered 22 percent of all new cars, closely followed by silver at 20 percent and black at 19 percent.
White, silver most popular colors for new car buyers in 2012NOLA.com
White remains world's most popular car paint color, copper and bronze risingAutoblog (blog)
Spot the white car; it shouldn't be hard, according to new studyWTVR
Automotive World –MLive.com –AOL Autos
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What to check in a new car before you drive it out of the showroom – Times of India


Times of India
What to check in a new car before you drive it out of the showroom
Times of India
Advertisement. 12 Oct, 2012, 06.00AM IST, The writer has posted comments on this article Prashant MaheshPrashant Mahesh,ET Bureau. What to check in a new car before you drive it out of the showroom. Story; Comments. Post a comment. Email this article

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Biffle sets new track qualifying record at Charlotte – News & Observer


Fort Worth Star Telegram
Biffle sets new track qualifying record at Charlotte
News & Observer
Greg Biffle will start on the pole for the Bank of America 500 — the fifth race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup — after posting a new track record in Thursday night's qualifying at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Biffle, who is one of the 12 drivers in the
New Sprint Cup cars take to Texas for further testingUSA TODAY
NASCAR's new Sprint Cup car aces Texas Motor Speedway testFort Worth Star Telegram
NASCAR 1st multicar test with '13 cars, new aeroGreenwich Time
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Museveni’s new car goes down badly – The Observer

Museveni's new car goes down badly
The Observer
The debate about the profligate expenditure of the state on cars was thrust back into the public domain after Museveni unveiled a new Mercedes Benz S600 Pullman Guard during the independence golden jubilee celebrations at Kololo Independence

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Glut of trade-ins drops used car prices – USA TODAY

Glut of trade-ins drops used car prices
USA TODAY
2012 – Pricing for used cars are easing a bit, and new cars are the reason. A sustained rise in newcar sales has boosted the supply of late-model used cars. Why? Because now there is a fresh, new supply of traded-in vehicles. More supply means prices

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