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SCOTT STECKLY CRASH SCOTT STECKLY CRASH
In a weekend filled with crashes at Montreal’s famed road course, Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, none topped Scott Steckly’s crash and flip on the final lap of the NAPA Autopro 100 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series race on Sunday. Talk about wrong place, wrong time. read more
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Volkswagen reveals American road map for future cars Volkswagen reveals American road map for future cars
According to, CEO of Volkswagen North America Stefan Jacoby, the German company needs to get a lot more “local” in order to be competitive in the U.S. market. Part of that will be through the new plant under construction in Chattanooga, TN, and the two vehicles that will start rolling out of its...
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Green Update–> BMW Will Steal the 2009 Frankfurt Show Green Update–> BMW Will Steal the 2009 Frankfurt Show
We thought it would be worthwhile to give you a weekly update on what’s happening in the world of green cars—by which we mean hybrids, diesels (bio- and others), electrics of various stripes—all energy-efficient vehicles, in other words. So your humble correspondent has taken on the daunting task...
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2010 Nissan Rogue Pricing Up Slightly, to $21,140 2010 Nissan Rogue Pricing Up Slightly, to $21,140
Pricing for the 2010 Nissan Rogue is up only $120 over 2009 levels. Front-drive models cost $21,140 in S trim while SL models command $22,730. Adding all-wheel drive requires an extra $1200 for either version. There’s also a new 360º Value package for Rogue S models. It bundles 16-inch alloy wheels,...
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BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Concept – Auto Shows BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Concept – Auto Shows
BMW’s latest concept combines a three-cylinder diesel and two electric motors to deliver impressive fuel economy—plus 60 mph in less than five seconds. BMW is using its home-market Frankfurt auto show to display its latest contribution to the hybrid trend, the Vision EfficientDynamics Concept....
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Plymouth Superbird Worth $3 million? Plymouth Superbird Worth $3 million?
You know, car actions, and the value attached to some cars are funny things. For no apparent reason, some car or another can become the flavor du jour amongst collectors (especially at an auction), and the next thing you know, prices rise sky high, and the chances of “normal” gearheads...
Plymouth Superbird Worth $3 million? »
New 6.7-liter Power Stroke Diesel to Debut in 2011 Ford Super Duty Trucks New 6.7-liter Power Stroke Diesel to Debut in 2011 Ford Super Duty Trucks
Ford has announced an all-new diesel engine for the 2011 F-series Super Duty trucks. The V-8 displaces 6.7 liters and uses a single turbocharger. No output numbers have been specified yet, but they should be considerably higher than the 350-hp and 650-lb-ft ratings of the outgoing 6.4-liter Power Stroke...
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2009 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid 2009 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid
This is, as one would know from the title, a hybrid version of the Malibu. The 2009 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is a four-door five-passenger hybrid sedan. The Malibu comes in four trim levels: LS, 1LT, 2LT and LTZ. ? Power and Performance ? The 2009 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid is powered by GM’s small hybrid...
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TOP NASCAR SPECIALTY PAINT SCHEMES TOP NASCAR SPECIALTY PAINT SCHEMES
If you’re like me, you love specialty paint schemes. It’s like when your girlfriend dyes her hair. All the sudden you feel like you’re dating a different woman. Like you’re cheating, only you’re not. It’s hot. You’re into it. You think about taking her to the...
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For a Monday: The “Thank You Wave” For a Monday: The “Thank You Wave”
If you've never seen one, a Thank You Wave looks something likes this I’ve driven in just about all of the West Coast’s big cities, and one thing that readily stands out: Very few drivers know about the Thank You Wave. I live in a midsize city and share the road with about a half-million...
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