Archive for January 3rd, 2013

1989 Mercedes Benz 560SL Import Classic – $9,500

1989 Mercedes Benz 560SL

This import classic has 160,000 original miles and it is still in good condition
5.5 liter V8 SOHC 4 Stroke automatic transmission
Bore versus Stroke equates to 96.5 mm x 94…

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1966 Chrysler Imperial Crown – $18,000

Chrysler new head stylist, ex Ford designer Elwood Engel, favored crisp, conservative lines
Instead of Virgil Exner baroque curves like the Continental

High roller personal luxury coupe
Smooth h…

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Book Review: Automotive Mysteries, Myths and Rumors Revealed – Hot Rod Magazine (blog)


Hot Rod Magazine (blog)
Book Review: Automotive Mysteries, Myths and Rumors Revealed
Hot Rod Magazine (blog)
Someone said that in some movie we saw once, but it's true. There are a lot of automotive legends floating around car shows and forums and magazines and some of them are so ingrained in our heads that it never even occurs to us to question their validity.

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Audi axes A2 electric car project – Automotive Business Review

Audi axes A2 electric car project
Automotive Business Review
German carmaker Audi has reportedly cancelled its plans to manufacture the production version of its 2011 A2 electric car concept, which was unveiled in Frankfurt in September 2011. Based on the carmaker's A2 model, the new electric vehicle (EV

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Ford to stop vehicle manufacturing in Australia by 2016: report – Automotive Business Review

Ford to stop vehicle manufacturing in Australia by 2016: report
Automotive Business Review
Business Review Sites. Auto Components Design & Production Green Technology Supply Chain Technology · Automobile Distribution Automobile Manufacturing Automobile Technology Chassis & Suspension Design & Development Fleet Management

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Ford December sales reach 10899 vehicles in India – Automotive Business Review

Ford December sales reach 10899 vehicles in India
Automotive Business Review
Business Review Sites. Auto Components Design & Production Green Technology Supply Chain Technology · Automobile Distribution Automobile Manufacturing Automobile Technology Chassis & Suspension Design & Development Fleet Management

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US New-Car Sales to Grow in 2013 – Wall Street Journal


Carscoop (blog)
US NewCar Sales to Grow in 2013
Wall Street Journal
New vehicle registrations—a key indicator of auto sales—are expected to climb 6.6% this year to 15.3 million as consumers with more access to loans and leases continue buying, automotive forecasting firm R.L. Polk & Co. said on Wednesday.
Newcar sales to grow 6.6 percent to 15.3 million in 2013: PolkReuters
Polk Forecasts US New Vehicle Market to Reach 15.3 Million Sales in 2013Carscoop (blog)
NewVehicle Registrations To Grow 6.6 Percent in 2013, Polk PredictsEdmunds.com
Boston.com –CNBC.com –INAUTONEWS
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Italy’s 2012 new car sales at 30-year nadir – MarketWatch

Italy's 2012 new car sales at 30-year nadir
MarketWatch
Italian new car registrations in 2012 fell to their lowest point in more than 30 years, information from the country's infrastructure and transport ministry showed Wednesday, as European consumers shied from making big purchases. Registrations in

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Car Sharing Catches On as Zipcar Sells to Avis – New York Times


New York Times
Car Sharing Catches On as Zipcar Sells to Avis
New York Times
For Avis, the purchase represents a new direction in a fiercely competitive car rental market, and an about-face for Ronald L. Nelson, the company's chairman and chief executive, who had resisted entering the car-sharing segment. “I've been somewhat
The Zipcar revolutionBoston Globe
Avis buys car-sharing service ZipcarNew York Post
Avis Buys Zipcar For $500 Million, Represents New Direction In Car Rental Auto World News
NBCNews.com –Earth2Tech
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Kia announces Google Maps integration for new car models – SlashGear


The Next Web
Kia announces Google Maps integration for new car models
SlashGear
While Google might be working on their own driverless cars of tomorrow, it looks like the company is wanting to expand further into the auto industry. The company is partnering up with Kia Motors to bring Google Maps and Place services into Kia's new
Google partners with Kia Motors to integrate Google Maps and Places into new The Next Web
Hyundai adopts Google Maps, begins the Apple vs. Google in-car warsDigital Trends
Kia integrating Google Maps and Android app connection into new vehiclesTapscape
MotorTrend Magazine –eWeek –The Verge
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