Archive for August, 2013

America’s Love Affair with Automobiles Declining – Day News

America's Love Affair with Automobiles Declining
Day News
Researchers noted that driving in the United States is on a downhill trend. Apparently, many Americans have lost the interest to own a car or to drive one – America's love affair with automobiles is declining. The interesting results were revealed by

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Advocate for gays in US military killed in New York state car crash – (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle
Advocate for gays in US military killed in New York state car crash (blog)
PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Darren Manzella, a gay combat medic discharged from the Army after criticizing the military's 'don't ask, don't tell' policy in a 2007 television interview, has died in a traffic accident in western New York. He was 36. His aunt
'Don't ask, don't tell' activist dies in NY wreckThe Advocate
'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' activist dies in NY car

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Did ‘Iron Man’ Influence Volvo’s New Concept Car? – Variety
Did 'Iron Man' Influence Volvo's New Concept Car?
In the image (shown below), various items are represented as having influenced the Swedish carmaker's designers while drawing up the new sports car — including a metal thermos, jet engines, Apple's ear buds for the iPod and watches. But tossed into
Volvo's Concept Sportscar Signals A New Design Direction [Video]PSFK
Volvo's entirely different type of car: XC90Daily auto news
Volvo Concept Coupe set for Frankfurt reveal, embodies new design
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Robot Taxis Can Save The World—Here’s How – Slate Magazine

Slate Magazine
Robot Taxis Can Save The World—Here's How
Slate Magazine
Google's interest in Uber is likely connected to their ongoing investments in driverless or autonomous cars, and it shows that the potential of this technology is much greater than is commonly realized. By the same token, however, the stakes in ongoing 
Dispatch From 2023: Google Considers Buying 250000 Driverless Cars From Forbes

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GM to offer nearly self-driving car by 2020 – USA TODAY

GM to offer nearly self-driving car by 2020
GM and other automakers such as Mercedes, BMW and Lexus already offer radar-guided cruise control systems that keep their cars a safe distance from other vehicles and even stop before a crash. They also have systems that warn drivers if they're

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1982 Porsche 928S Import Classic – $10,000

This import classic currently has 72,000 miles and in great mechanical condition
Blue exterior and with a premium Tan leather interior
Equipped with a V8 automatic transmission
This vehicle has been garage…

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1988 Jaguar XJS – $12,000

1988 Jaguar XJS

This convertible import classic currently has 62,500 miles and in great condition
Classified as a Hess and Eisenhart with only 900 of these units manufactured for this year
Black Met…

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1984 Chevrolet Camaro Berlinetta American Classic – $6,995

1984 Chevrolet Camaro Berlinetta

2 owners of a Only 107,000 miles on it.
Equipped with Rebuilt Chevy 350 sb bored 40 over with a slight over stock cam shaft, cast iron heads, a 92 TPI fuel injection…

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1934 Ford Custom – $89,500

1934 Ford Custom. Good Texas 1934 Title, All steel body, Pete and Jakes Powder Coated Frame, Crate Chevy 350 HO engine, 700R transmission, Super Bell Front Axel, Uni steer, Power Disk Brakes, Cruise Contro…

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1977 Chevrolet Corvette American Classic – $8,900

1977 Chevrolet Corvette

Powered by the 5.7 liter L8 2 V8 TH350 cubic inch
Automatic Turbo Transmission
4 barrel carburetor, Gas engine and rear wheel drive
36,000 Original Miles This Americ…

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