Archive for November 12th, 2012

Yellow metal, automobiles lead in cashing in on Dhanteras fervour – Daily Pioneer

Yellow metal, automobiles lead in cashing in on Dhanteras fervour
Daily Pioneer
Dhanteras fervour prevailed in markets throughout Chhattisgarh as people went for brisk buying to celebrate the auspicious occasion on Sunday, being a holiday as well. Yellow metal, automobile, white goods and utensils suffered the onslaught of the

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Barbara Brotman: To Red Line riders, here’s the lowdown on new ‘L’ cars – Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune
Barbara Brotman: To Red Line riders, here's the lowdown on new 'L' cars
Chicago Tribune
An open letter to riders of the Red Line: Greetings, friends, at this thrilling and historic moment for your rail line. This month, the CTA is going to start putting the controversial new rail cars, with seats facing the center aisle, into service on

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Protests Continue to Hurt Sales of Japanese Cars in China – Wall Street Journal (blog)


Wall Street Journal (blog)
Protests Continue to Hurt Sales of Japanese Cars in China
Wall Street Journal (blog)
SHANGHAI—Japanese car makers suffered a second consecutive month of sharply lower sales in China in a sign of the deepening impact of a territorial dispute between the two major trading partners. Overall passenger-car sales in China rose 6.4% in

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Suzuki cars leave the US. So should you buy one? – Christian Science Monitor (blog)


Christian Science Monitor (blog)
Suzuki cars leave the US. So should you buy one?
Christian Science Monitor (blog)
It also depends on whether your local Suzuki dealer plans to stick around for a few years to service the cars, or whether it plans to close its Suzuki business and transfer warranty claims work to another dealer somewhere further away. RELATED: 10

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Two cars destroyed in Allston arson – Boston.com


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Two cars destroyed in Allston arson
Boston.com
“This one follows the pattern of previous Allston fires in that the cars were parked off the street and unattended,” said Steve MacDonald, a spokesman for the Boston Fire Department. “The other fires we've had, the cars were in driveways in and
Flames engulf 2 cars in AllstonWHDH-TV
Two cars, garage burn in Allston fireMy Fox Boston

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Watch out for flood-damaged cars for sale – phillyBurbs.com


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Watch out for flood-damaged cars for sale
phillyBurbs.com
AAA Mid-Atlantic spokeswoman Jenny M. Robinson said thousands of vehicles were damaged during Sandy, but not all were total losses. She is warning would-be car buyers that many of these drivable, but heavily water-damaged cars, are likely making
Reports of flood-damaged cars from Hurricane Sandy exaggeratedDenver Post
Sandy Damaged Less Cars Than Reports Initially Stated, How Many Were Auto World News
Auto Market WILL NOT Be Flooded With Flood-Damaged CarsInvestorplace.com
Q13 FOX –Journal Inquirer –Daily Astorian
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Romney never overcame bailout opposition in Ohio – Boston.com

Romney never overcame bailout opposition in Ohio
Boston.com
Fairly or not, the perception of Romney as indifferent to the auto industry's fate was ''a coffin nail,'' said John Heitmann, a University of Dayton historian who teaches and writes about the car's place in American culture. Ohio is second only to

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Analysis: Hyundai’s focus on quality risks emerging market share – Reuters

Analysis: Hyundai's focus on quality risks emerging market share
Reuters
The decision to slow down was prompted by fears a growing reputation for well-built cars could suffer in a headlong dash to churn out more vehicles, but it has sparked rumbles of discontent among some executives at the South Korean firm. "Our

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Nissan Unveils Car That Drives and Parks Itself – Tom’s Hardware Guide

Nissan Unveils Car That Drives and Parks Itself
Tom’s Hardware Guide
A Nissan electric car that can park itself and approach its driver when "called" upon was unveiled at the Ceatec 2012 show in Tokyo. Entitled the Nissan NSC-2015, the vehicle is currently a prototype, but its name suggests the company plan to launch

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TALKING CARS: Three cars to drive some day – Wicked Local

TALKING CARS: Three cars to drive some day
Wicked Local
The 911 is a car that you need to drive, it's not just a car to go for a ride in and get you from place to place. The top goes down in seconds with the push of a button. Another big improvement is the Bose audio system. The fit and finish was perfect

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