Archive for December 28th, 2013

Automotive review of 2013: the best – and worst – cars and motoring moments – MSN UK

Automotive review of 2013: the best – and worst – cars and motoring moments
MSN UK
2013 has been chock-full of landmark cars and big motoring events. And what better way to kick off our look back at the year past then with a brand new American icon. This year marked the 60th anniversary of the Corvette, and Chevrolet marked the

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Top 10 Car Reviews of 2013 – Rocklin and Roseville Today

Top 10 Car Reviews of 2013
Rocklin and Roseville Today
Each week veteran auto review specialist Jeffrey Weidel provides meaningful insight on what's hot and what's not in the automotive industry. In this installment, we recap Jeff's top car reviews for 2013 as voted for by our viewers. Click on each link

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CAR-Research XRM launches Showroom WatchDog software – Automotive Business Review

CAR-Research XRM launches Showroom WatchDog software
Automotive Business Review
With this call center service, auto dealers can find out why customers didn't make a purchase, the calls try to determine if the salesperson completely followed the Road to the Sale process, and the calls can track down the specific ad source that led

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Have You Ever Been Burned By Buying From A New Car Brand? – Jalopnik

Have You Ever Been Burned By Buying From A New Car Brand?
Jalopnik
Have You Ever Been Burned By Buying From A New Car Brand? Car companies that are new to the world, or new to a particular market tend to offer sweet deals of surprising features and affordable prices. But there can be a drawback, as one Jalopnik reader 

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RIVERSIDE: Woman wins new car – Press-Enterprise


Press-Enterprise
RIVERSIDE: Woman wins new car
Press-Enterprise
Christmas came a few days later this year for Joan Darrin, of Temecula, when she got behind the wheel of her brand-new 2013 Ford Fusion hybrid. Darrin is the winner of The Press-Enterprise/Fritts Ford car giveaway sweepstakes. “This is my Christmas 

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Sweetened deals heat up December auto sales – USA TODAY

Sweetened deals heat up December auto sales
USA TODAY
In December 2012, the average incentive on a new car or truck hit $2,381 — the highest point of the year, according to Edmunds.com. Since then, incentives have continued to slowly but steadily creep upward. This year, December's incentives also are

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Driving In California? 7 New Car Laws For 2014 – Neon Tommy


Inland Empire News
Driving In California? 7 New Car Laws For 2014
Neon Tommy
Clean Air Vehicle Decals/"HOV Stickers" (AB 266, SB 286): Cars with Clean Air Vehicle decals that use carpool lanes without having to meet minimum occupancy requirements will be allowed to continue doing so until January 1, 2019. 2. Commercial Driver's 
Will your car be sporting a computerized license plate?Sacramento Bee

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New Hampshire firefighter responds to daughter’s fatal car wreck – Fox News


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New Hampshire firefighter responds to daughter's fatal car wreck
Fox News
A New Hampshire volunteer firefighter was one of the first responders on the scene of a car wreck that killed his daughter Tuesday morning, authorities said. Investigators say that 30-year-old Katie Hamilton, of Brookline, N.H. was killed after her SUV
New Hampshire firefighter responds to fatal car wreck that claims daughter's lifeNBCNews.com (blog)
New Hampshire Firefighter Pulls Dead Daughter from Car on Christmas EveGuardian Express
Dad unknowingly pulls dying daughter from Christmas Eve car wreckNew York Daily News
Opposing Views
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The NYPD’s New, Smarter Car Is Already Cruising Around Brooklyn – New York Magazine


New York Magazine
The NYPD's New, Smarter Car Is Already Cruising Around Brooklyn
New York Magazine
On Thursday, the NYPD announced that a prototype of a "smart" Ford hybrid squad car has been part of its fleet for about a year. The cruiser, which is based out of Brooklyn Heights' 84th Precinct and usually assigned to areas like the Manhattan and
The NYPD's High Tech New Police Car Can Spy On EveryoneJalopnik
Technology Fuels New Police CruiserWall Street Journal
Supersmart cruiser could be future of NYPDNew York Daily News
NBC New York –Engadget –Headlines & Global News
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Classic car business finds new home – Las Vegas Review-Journal


Las Vegas Review-Journal
Classic car business finds new home
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Some of the cars available at Classic & Collectable Cars in Las Vegas, are seen Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. Michael Nicholl, the owner of the business, received an SBA loan to turn a burned-out bakery into the home for the classic auto business. (Jerry

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