Archive for December 17th, 2013

Paragon wins two contracts with Fiat Group Automobiles – Automotive World

Paragon wins two contracts with Fiat Group Automobiles
Automotive World
Paragon is pleased to announce that it has won two major contracts with Fiat Group Automobiles UK; the renewal of its contract to manage its import centre operations for all Fiat Group vehicles arriving into the UK, and a new contract for the delivery

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The 7 Automobiles With Spotless Driver Safety Records – Wall St. Cheat Sheet

The 7 Automobiles With Spotless Driver Safety Records
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Seven automobiles were never involved in a crash that proved fatal for the driver between the years 2006 and 2009. Used car shoppers may want to highlight these vehicles during their search for a trustworthy used automobile. Here are the seven vehicles 

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Healthy snacking tips for planes, trains and automobiles – Philly.com


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Healthy snacking tips for planes, trains and automobiles
Philly.com
For many of us the holidays mean travel, and lots of it! With the abundance of temptation to overindulge this time of year, it can be even more important to seek out healthy options while on the go. The key to staying healthy on the go is preparation

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100 years later, Aston Martin stays true to its classy sports car lineage – Los Angeles Times

100 years later, Aston Martin stays true to its classy sports car lineage
Los Angeles Times
Such princely sums for a car were unimaginable in 1914, when founders Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford first started building cars to race up a course called Aston Hill. The company would spend the next 30 years building racing and road cars, while 

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Take a video stroll through Paul Walker’s stunning car collection – Digital Trends


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Take a video stroll through Paul Walker's stunning car collection
Digital Trends
The death of Paul Walker, star of the Fast and Furious films has been an unmitigated tragedy. We know him from his films, but we gearheads also know him as one of us. And this video of his car collection serves as a reminder of just what a passionate
Paul Walker owned a cool collection of carsBollywood Life

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Hypnotizing video somehow reorganizes the cars on the road by color – Gizmodo

Hypnotizing video somehow reorganizes the cars on the road by color
Gizmodo
There is no CG in this video and yet it messes with reality so much that it sure seems like it's complete make believe. Instead, Cy Kuckenbaker simply removed and reorganized cars of the same color to make it seem as if they were driving together in a

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EPA: Cars getting lighter, more fuel-efficient – Christian Science Monitor


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EPA: Cars getting lighter, more fuel-efficient
Christian Science Monitor
You might be forgiven for thinking that as cars get ever heavier, better equipped, safer, more practical, more powerful and faster, fuel economy would suffer. Skip to next paragraph. GreenCarReports. The website focuses on the auto industry's future

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Are electric cars going to make it harder to fix our cities? – Treehugger


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Are electric cars going to make it harder to fix our cities?
Treehugger
He believes that " if someone's going to drive, anywhere, an EV is better than a gas car." Of course he is right. I keep referring to the Livermore Lab Graph That Explains Everything and keep saying that transportation is our single biggest problem

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Tesla Launches Chinese Site As It Prepares To Sell Its Electric Cars In China – TechCrunch


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Tesla Launches Chinese Site As It Prepares To Sell Its Electric Cars In China
TechCrunch
Tesla Motors has launched its Chinese site, Tousule.cn, as it prepares to sell its electric cars, the Model S and Model X, in China (h/t TechNode). The site is currently taking pre-orders with with a reservation fee of RMB 250,000, or about USD $41,000
Tesla Motors plans to debut cheaper car in early 2015Los Angeles Times
electric cars leave winter drivers out in the coldWTAM.com
Ford Motor Company (F) Officially Joins the Race to Build Self-Driving CarsNext iPhone News
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Slow down there fella! Study finds ads for fast cars have more spelling and … – New York Daily News


New York Daily News
Slow down there fella! Study finds ads for fast cars have more spelling and
New York Daily News
Sports car drivers might want to slow down, at least when posting classified ads trying to sell their speed machines. A study conducted by Grammarly, an online spelling and grammar check, found that online ads for sportier vehicles were significantly

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