Archive for December 18th, 2013

Want planes? Train in automobiles – ABC News


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Want planes? Train in automobiles
ABC News
MIAMI — Oscar Rodriguez saw the tweet and just shook his head. Driving north on Interstate 95 in a white, grime-covered van with a broken air conditioner and a special odor that comes only from leftover fast-food wrappers, Rodriguez saw Utah State

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

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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Oakland looks to unsnarl car traffic around new plaza – San Francisco Chronicle


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Oakland looks to unsnarl car traffic around new plaza
San Francisco Chronicle
When Oakland's Latham Square opened in August, the colorful plaza with benches, planters, tables and artwork was expected to inspire a pedestrian renaissance downtown. And it has, sort of. On even Oakland's most dreary days, the airy plaza where 

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Is now the right time to buy a new car? Some say yes – NewsNet5.com


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Is now the right time to buy a new car? Some say yes
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WESTLAKE, Ohio – When is the best time to lay down the cash and drive home that new car? Is it at the end of the year when dealers may be trying to dump the left over 2013s? Some experts believe it's worth you taking a look. "The week after Christmas

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Inglewood woman gets new car from ‘Ellen DeGeneres Show’ – Daily Breeze

Inglewood woman gets new car from 'Ellen DeGeneres Show'
Daily Breeze
Inglewood >> Norma Taylor never owned a new car in her life. In fact, for the past two years, she didn't have any car. That all changed after she recently visited the “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.” Taylor had been taking public transportation to her job

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Lansing-built Cadillac CTS named among Vanity Fair’s top 5 new cars – Lansing State Journal

Lansing-built Cadillac CTS named among Vanity Fair's top 5 new cars
Lansing State Journal
Vanity Fair magazine named the redesigned 2014 midsize sedan, built at General Motors Co.'s Lansing Grand River assembly plant, one of its five best new cars of the year. Others making the list are the Jaguar F-Type, BMW's 328i/328d x-Drive Sport Wagon

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Tesla targets 2015 auto show to unveil new, more affordable model – SiliconBeat


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Tesla targets 2015 auto show to unveil new, more affordable model
SiliconBeat
The “Model E” isn't the only new car Tesla has on the drawing boards. Company CEO Elon Musk has said that Tesla plans to make a pickup truck in the next 5 years. And von Holzhausen told Auto Bild that a small “city” car like Smart's electric powered 
Tesla said to be working on a new Model E car, priced at $40000TweakTown
Tesla to unveil new budget model electric car in early 2015GSMArena.com (blog)
Electric Car Prices To Head Downward by 2015NewsFactor Network
U-T San Diego –Los Angeles Times
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Consumer Reports: Best and worst New-Car Values – 7Online.com

Consumer Reports: Best and worst NewCar Values
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Among the 200 plus cars Consumer Reports analyzed, the worst value is the Nissan Armada. It costs more than $55,000, gets only 13 miles per gallon, isn't very reliable and it didn't score well at the test track. The best value car is the Toyota Prius

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Car dealer to pay shutout promo – ESPN


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Car dealer to pay shutout promo
ESPN
The last time the Giants were shut out at home in the regular season was Week 1 of the 1995 season, when they lost to the Dallas Cowboys 35-0. The scoreboard on the Jet Chevrolet ad had Seattle beating New York 24-0. The dealership was off by one point 
Car dealership to pay $420G after Seattle Seahawks shutout New YorkFox News
Seattle Seahawks blank NY Giants – car dealer must pay up on $420000 contest New York Daily News
Seattle car dealership forced to pay out $420000 in cash prizes after Seahawks Daily Mail (blog)
KARE –NFL.com
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Holman Jenkins: Will Tort Law Kill Driverless Cars? – Wall Street Journal

Holman Jenkins: Will Tort Law Kill Driverless Cars?
Wall Street Journal
Toyota had been vigorously fighting hundreds of complaints that its cars are prone to unintended acceleration. Now it's moving toward a global settlement as a consequence of a single Oklahoma lawsuit that appears to establish that Toyota can't prevail

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