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CineEurope: How AMC is "Premiumizing" the Moviegoing Experience in European Theaters

Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter - Jun 14, 2017
In just one year, AMC Entertainment has landed with a significant amount of noise from across the Atlantic. The cinema giant — thanks to the deep pockets of new Chinese owner Wanda — completed its purchase of the U.K.-based pan-European Odeon ...  


Acura NSX: Crazy geeky fun - Jun. 20, 2017

CNNMoneyCNNMoney - Jun 20, 2017
I had been looking for an excuse to go visit my mother's hometown when someone handed me the keys to an Acura NSX. My excuse was now in place.  

Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo launches Stelvio SUV, but brand building will take time

Detroit Free PressDetroit Free Press - Jun 25, 2017
Alfa Romeo enters the compact premium SUV market with its Stelvio, giving the Giulia a partner as the brand continues its reintroduction to America.  


Amphicar Floats In Memory Of Stafford Springs Native, With Hopes Of Future Cruises

Hartford CourantHartford Courant - Jun 15, 2017
"The original sports utility vehicle," says David Icaza about the "Amphicar," an amphibious car made in Germany in the 1960s. This 1967 Amphicar is owned by a Canton woman and her sister and is now at D&J Care Care Center on Main Street in Manchester ...  

Armstrong Siddeley

Tain lays on a classic Father's Day treat

www.north-star-news.co.uk (subscription)www.north-star-news.co.uk (subscription) - Jun 16, 2017
Tain lays on a classic Father's Day treat. Stuart Mackay's 1956 Armstrong Siddeley 346 MKII will make the journey from Inverness to take part in the show. TAIN is gearing up for its 10th Vintage, Historic, Classic Car and Motor Cycle Rally 2017 at the ...  

Aston Martin

Exclusive: China problems force Aston Martin into global recall of 1658 cars

ReutersReuters - Jun 20, 2017
BEIJING British sports car maker Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd is ordering a global recall of 1,658 Vantage cars after problems with a routine transmission software update led to incidents in China in which some cars stalled and lost power, its CEO told ...  


Lexus RX 350 vs Volvo XC90 vs Audi Q7

Business InsiderBusiness Insider - Jun 23, 2017
Consumers have more luxury SUV choices than ever, so choosing the right vehicle can be difficult. Here are three of the best options currently on the market.  

Austin Healey

Lions Tales: How Austin Healey and a line-out steal etched Justin Harrison's debut into Lions history

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Jun 22, 2017
On the morning of making his debut for Australia - the Test series decider against the British and Irish Lions in July 2001 - Justin Harrison opened the door of his hotel bedroom to find a bunch of bananas lying on the floor. He picked them up, peeled ...  

Austro Daimler

Polizei- Giulia Boliden auf den Fersen

Krone.atKrone.at - May 25, 2017
Max Lampelmaier hat die Ehre den Austro Daimler ADR 6 Sport "Torpedo" BJ 1929 zu pilotieren. Dieses Fahrzeug wurde extra für "Bergkönig" Hans Stuck sen. angefertigt und ist normalerweise nur im "Fahr(T)raum"- Museum von Ernst Piëch zu bewundern.  

Auto Union

Just Listed: 1957 Auto Union DKW Munga 4

AutomobileAutomobile - May 24, 2017
If you think Audi's SUV/truck lineage began in 2005 with the Q7, check out Bring a Trailer's wild 1957 Auto Union DKW Munga 4. As the name implies, this is a relic from before Audi became Audi, and if you're in the mood to cause a stir at Audi meetups ...  


Sergio Garcia tied at the top after third round of BMW International

ESPNESPN - Jun 24, 2017
Richard Bland and Sergio Garcia were tied at the top of the leaderboard ahead of the final round of the BMW International Open after posting rounds of 67 on Saturday. Englishman Bland, who is searching for his first European Tour title, made a ...  

Baker Electric

How Environmental Groups Are Responding to Trump's 'Solar Wall' Pitch

Daily SignalDaily Signal - Jun 25, 2017
Solar installers from Baker Electric put in new solar panels on a residential roof in San Diego. President Donald Trump has touted using solar panels as a way to mitigate costs for the wall along the southern border. (Photo: Mike Blake/Reuters/Newscom).  


George Strait's Bentley goes up for sale | WFAA.com

WFAAWFAA - Jun 27, 2017
If you really want to get to Amarillo by morning, write this down. This Bentley formerly owned by George Strait is for sale, but the current owner is not about to give ...  


Sold for £600000: a 1968 Bizzarrini 5300 GT Strada

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Feb 3, 2017
If history is written by the victors, as some clever person once said, then the car pictured here provides a very good example. Ferrari is a name known by every human on the planet, other than those that spend their days firing blowdarts at monkeys ...  


BORGWARD Group AG Officially Appoints Exclusive Distributors in UAE Kuwait and Bahrain

Tires & Parts News (press release) (registration) (blog)Tires & Parts News (press release) (registration) (blog) - Jun 12, 2017
Renowned global automotive manufacturer, Borgward has appointed exclusive distributors for countries in the Middle East region including UAE, Kuwait and Bahrain. The companies that have been appointed as Borgward's exclusive dealers in these ...  


The Bugatti Chiron Can't Max Out its 310-MPH Speedo Until Someone Makes a Tire That Can Withstand Those Speeds

RoadandTrack.comRoadandTrack.com - Jun 20, 2017
The Bugatti Chiron has a top speed electronically limited to 261 mph, but what it could do with the limiter removed is anyone's guess. The Chiron's speedometer reads up to 500 km/h (310 mph), but don't expect the car to be able to hit those sorts of ...  


Motormouth: Torque converter could be culprit in Buick's stalling

Minneapolis Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune - Jun 19, 2017
Q: My granddaughter's 1999 Buick Century started stalling when she slows down or comes to a stop. It is worse when warmed up and when fuel is less than half full. The car restarts and it runs fine otherwise. We have had it to three different mechanics.  


Cadillac Has Only Changed the Engines in its Daytona Prototypes Once This Season

The DriveThe Drive - Jun 21, 2017
Race engines don't have a particularly long lifespan. It's common practice to use them for one race, analyze the internal wear and overall damage, then move onto the next. Cadillac has taken a different route with its 6.2-liter V-8 found in the DPi-V.R ...  


Man Wearing Chevrolet Baseball Cap Robs NE Albuquerque Bank
Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) - Jun 19, 2017

A man wearing a Chevrolet baseball cap robbed a northeast Albuquerque bank Friday, June 16, 2017, and fled in a gold Chevy SUV. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his mid- to late 30s, approximately 5'9” to 6” tall, and weighing about 200 ...  


Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) Recalls Old Minivans in North America

CNBCZacks.com - Jun 16, 2017
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCAU - Free Report) is recalling 297,000 old minivans in North America, due to a wiring problem, which can lead to unintentional airbag deployments, per a Reuters news. The wiring might short-circuit, resulting in driver ...  


Cisitalia, il raduno dell'auto "più bella del mondo"
La Repubblica - Jun 9, 2017

Dal 1 al 3 settembre i fan della Cisitalia, storica casa torinese, si ritroveranno sulla Cosa Adriatica per celebrare i 70 anni della 202, una della vetture più famose del marchio. Fu presentata al pubblico all'inizio di settembre del 1947 con la ...  


MediaCom scoops €875m media account for Peugeot-Citroen owner PSA Group

CampaignLiveCampaignLive - Jun 27, 2017
MediaCom has won the estimated €875m (£773m) global media account for PSA Group, the maker of Peugeot and Citroen. Citroen C3: 2017 'Baby' TV campaign. The WPP agency is believed to have beaten Publicis Groupe's Zenith in a final run-off, after ...  


Ex-managers at Santa Barbara mattress firm sue over pay
Pacific Coast Business Times - Mar 6, 2015

Along with Ergomotion, other defendants named in the case include Softide and Ergomotion's founder and former CEO, Alain Clenet. Vera and Grillo are seeking a collective minimum of $1.2 million in damages. “This is a case of corporate greed and ...  


Daihatsu looks to Brazil for growth

Japan TodayJapan Today - Jun 18, 2017
Daihatsu Motors says it plans to launch compact cars in Brazil, as parent company Toyota Motor Corp looks to its minicar subsidiary to help it expand in emerging markets and produce lower-cost, quality vehicles. Toyota, the world's No. 2 automaker ...  


Daimler vs Tesla: The Electric Truck War | OilPrice.com

Business Insider AustraliaOilPrice.com - Jun 18, 2017
Daimler has plans to take on Tesla to compete in the electric truck market as both companies are aiming to revolutionize the industry.  


Datsun redi-GO 1.0 likely to be launched soon

Deccan ChronicleDeccan Chronicle - Jun 20, 2017
The Datsun Redi Go is based on the same CMF-A platform as the Renault Kwid. They also share the same powertrains and can be called twins, like the Terrano-Duster or Sunny-Scala. However, what's missing from the redi-GO is the 1.0-litre engine option ...  

De Tomaso

De Tomaso Pantera Designer Tom Tjaarda Dies at 84

The DriveThe Drive - Jun 5, 2017
Tjaarda was regarded as one of the most experienced American car designers, having worked on the styling of as many as 84 cars throughout his lifetime. Legendary vehicles such as the De Tomaso Pantera, Ferrari 365 California Spyder, and the original ...  


UAF Professor drives DeLorean from Michigan to Fairbanks

webcenter11webcenter11 - Jun 27, 2017
UAF Professor Rob Prince arrived back to Fairbanks last week, driving a DeLorean while on the road making his latest documentary, called "Back to Alaska: The DeLorean Road Trip." Prince arrived in Fairbanks late Friday evening where his family and ...  


Chicago investor buys DeSoto shipping center | Real Estate | Dallas ...

Dallas Business JournalDallas News - Jun 20, 2017
An Illinois-based investor has purchased a DeSoto distribution center to add to its Dallas holdings.Brennan Investment Group bought the DW...  

Detroit Electric

Smarter Energy transfers 40% shares of Detroit Electric to Far East Holding Group
盖世汽车新闻 (press release) - May 26, 2017

Shanghai 26th May 2017 Gasgoo - Smarter Energy released announcement on May 24th that it plans to transfer 40% shares of Detroit Electric to the shareholder Far East Holding Group for free. Far East Holding Group will enjoy rights and burden ...  


Most beautiful town in Kansas? Let's explore and find out ourselves

Wichita EagleWichita Eagle - Jun 22, 2017
“(Tanner will) get a lot of emails I'm sure, touting this town or that, and some who agree with her comments about Dodge City, but wouldn't it have been better to celebrate a western Kansas town getting accolades than to do this?” Bluhm wrote. “What ...  


Mike Campbell to Sell Heartbreakers–Signed Duesenberg Guitars for Charity

Reverb NewsReverb News - Jun 21, 2017
As one of the founding Heartbreakers of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Mike Campbell's passion for music runs deep. Through his work with the Tazzy Fund, the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Famer has demonstrated an equal passion for helping dogs in need.  


This 1959 Edsel Villager Wagon is a Long Hauler. We're Not Worthy.

Hot Rod NetworkHot Rod Network - Jun 14, 2017
The drivers are the guys from American Powertrain and the wagon is a 1959 Edsel Villager that they purchased at a Moonshine Festival about five years ago in Alabama. It already had a 302 with Granada disk brakes and an 8.8 rearend. To get it ready for ...  

Facel Vega

Audi, BMW, Aston Martin... Les décapotables luxueuses et dans le vent

Challenges.frChallenges.fr - Jun 21, 2017
C'est un club très fermé, dont sont exclues les marques japonaises, coréennes, suédoises et françaises (depuis la disparition de Facel Vega en 1964). Les anglaises, avec Jaguar et Aston Martin, ont la plus forte personnalité. Les allemandes se ...  


A Coming Pop For Fiat Chrysler

BenzingaSeeking Alpha - Jun 20, 2017
The company operates under the Dodge, Ram, Chrysler, Jeep, and Fiat brands in North America. In total, the company sells 2.2 million vehicles per year, or about 180,000 per month. Generally, that number increases in the summer months when dealerships ...  


This Is How Japan Throws A Ferrari Party
Jalopnik - Jun 19, 2017

This was the seventh year Japan's Ferrari owners have held this track day, but what made this year more special was they teamed up with Cornes, an official Ferrari dealer in Japan, and for the the first time made it open to the public. The Ferrari Club ...  


Ford to move US production of Focus to China

BBC NewsBBC News - Jun 20, 2017
Ford is to move US production of its new Ford Focus car to China in 2019, despite having faced pressure to keep manufacturing jobs in America. The carmaker said the decision would not lead to layoffs in the US. But the move marks another change to its ...  


2017 GMC Canyon Denali​: Midsize pickup gets tony truck trim ...

STLtoday.comSTLtoday.com - Jun 25, 2017
The new-for-2017 Denali trim gives this toniest GMC Canyon such standards as leather, heated and vented seats, heated steering wheel and Bose premium ...  


Erste Adresse für Goggomobil-Fans

Stuttgarter ZeitungStuttgarter Zeitung - Jun 21, 2017
Als Kind war Uwe Staufenberg fasziniert von den kleinen knatternden Kisten. Seit 33 Jahren liefert er Ersatzteile für Goggomobile in die ganze Welt. Er selbst ist nach wie vor ein großer Fan und hat in seiner Sammlung einige besondere Modelle. Das ...  


Sell your own: 2006 Hummer H3

Autoblog (blog)Autoblog (blog) - Jun 23, 2017
At the time of the Hummer launch in 1992, America's mood was pretty good, we'd pushed Iraq out of Kuwait, and the economy headed for an uptick. It may not have been the best of times, but it was the perfect time to introduce a thirsty, in-your-face SUV.  

Hispano Suiza

Hispano-Suiza T49 Wins FIVA Award

Sports Car DigestSports Car Digest - Jun 13, 2017
The 1927 Hispano-Suiza T49 'Weymann' Sport Saloon by H.J. Mulliner owned by Marco Gastaldi won the 'Trofeo FIVA' to the best-preserved pre-war car at the 2017 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. Patrick Rollet, President of the Fédération Internationale ...  


Honda identifies problem part in engine failures

Indianapolis StarIndianapolis Star - Jun 24, 2017
PLYMOUTH, Wis. — Honda Performance Development believes it has unearthed the answer to the problem that has plagued its cars all season long: engine ...  


Hupmobile showroom was part of Omaha's Auto Row on Farnam Street

Omaha World-HeraldOmaha World-Herald - Mar 22, 2017
Hupmobile was one of many car manufacturers born in the excitement of the automobile's early years. Robert Hupp worked for Olds and Ford before he went into business with his brother and produced a two-passenger roadster in 1909. Henry Ford was ...  


Quick Take: 2018 Hyundai Kona

AutomobileAutomobile - Jun 26, 2017
NAMYANG, South Korea – Amidst Hyundai's sprawling, city-like research and development center, a gaggle of 2018 Kona crossovers awaits on the test-track ahead. Camouflaged and black vinyl-cladded prototypes zip by as finely-dressed security personnel ...  


Isuzu announces production of 40000th N-Series gasoline truck

Fleet Equipment MagazineFleet Equipment Magazine - Jun 20, 2017
Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced that the 40,000th gasoline-powered Isuzu N-Series truck has been produced at the Spartan Motors Inc. facility in Charlotte, Mich. The truck rolled off the line on June 8. “From April 2015 to June 2016 ...  


Jeep tops Cars.com list of American-made vehicles, ousting Toyota

CNBCCNBC - Jun 26, 2017
Two Japanese car models have dropped out of the top-10 list of most American-made vehicles. American car maker Jeep took the top two spots on the list with two SUV models. The shake-up illustrates the complexity in determining what qualifies as ...  

Jeep Willys

Millonaria condena por secuestro de Consuelo González

La Nación.com.coLa Nación.com.co - Jun 23, 2017
Los siete hombres armados a bordo de un Jeep Willys J6 carpado, la obligaron a transitar por la carretera en dirección a Campoalegre pero con rumbo a la Inspección de Otás. Cruzaron raudos la vereda Chía, Las Torres y El Paraíso, donde fue recibida por ...  


Koenigsegg sells its last Regera

Autoblog (blog)Autoblog (blog) - Jun 14, 2017
Just over a year after Koenigsegg revealed the production specification Regera at the Geneva Auto Show, and over two since the concept's reveal, the hypercar has finally sold out. The company announced that the 80th and final example has been ordered.  


Malton & Norton's David Hague sets course record in Lagonda Trophy triumph

The Press, YorkThe Press, York - May 25, 2017
UP-AND-COMING Malton & Norton Golf Club star David Hague ended just one shot short of a championship record as he stormed to the Lagonda Trophy title at Gog Magog GC. The amateur ace did set a new course record, though, as he finished the four ...  


Obituary: Evelyn Esther Lancia Gritsko, 89
Patch.com - Jun 19, 2017

Beside her parents, she is predeceased by her beloved husband Francis M. Gritsko and brother Bert Lancia. Calling hours are Friday, June 23, 2017 from 5pm to 7pm at the Smith Funeral Home, 135 N Broad St., Milford. A Mass of Christian Burial will be ...  

Land Rover

Land Rover Reveals Level 4 Self-Driving Range Rover Sport

The DriveThe Drive - Jun 22, 2017
On Thursday, Jaguar Land Rover fired its most powerful shot yet into the realm of autonomous vehicles: a self-driving Land Rover Range Rover Sport. The vehicle, according to Autocar and Top Gear alike, is capable of Level 4 autonomous driving, which ...  


Lexus Loses Its Luster in JD Power Quality Study

BloombergBloomberg - Jun 21, 2017
Toyota Motor Corp. has long ruled over quality studies among American car owners, with its luxury Lexus line being the top nameplate for 14 of the 31 years J.D. Power has done the survey. This year, Lexus finished below average for the first time, and ...  


Saturday Session Of Bertoia's Two-Day Auction

Antiques and the Arts OnlineAntiques and the Arts Online - Jun 20, 2017
... just a puff over the high; a Marklin Horizontal Steam Engine with Gyro, water pump, governor, scale boiler and fire box, yellow and brown colors throughout, went over estimate at $1,560, and a JF Rosef Falk Stationary Locomobile Steam Engine, circa ...  


This is what it's like to drive a Maserati in the San Francisco Bay ...

SFGateSFGate - Jun 20, 2017
Try riding a mechanical bull for three days straight, while playing a video game, and getting blasted with a fire hose every time you make a the slightest error.  


2030 Mercedes-Maybach Study Is For Rich People Who Like Concerts
Carscoops - Jun 20, 2017

The designer behind this so-called Mercedes-Maybach ECHO concept, is Hawan Park, who managed to sketch a car that looks both futuristic as well as expensive, while also explaining how the vehicle's wooden core helps disperse sound. Wood is of course ...  


Mazda: The Soul of Motion

The AdvocateThe Advocate - Jun 16, 2017
Mazda is not the biggest player in the automotive world, and financial markets don't shudder when the company introduces new vehicles. And Mazda is fine with that. The company just keeps rocking along building vehicles that connect with people. Mazda ...  

Mercedes Benz

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van FAQ | Trucks.com

Trucks.comTrucks.com - Jun 19, 2017
From the beginnings of its success story to a glimpse at the future, here's how the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van became an international icon.  


440,162 Miles On A 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer LS Sportwagon: The ...

The DriveThe Drive - Jun 20, 2017
Need to hide from people in plain sight? This 13 year old Mitsubishi wagon was made for the job.  


Russia says informed about recall of nearly 7000 Nissan cars

ReutersReuters - Jun 20, 2017
T) is recalling 6,944 Nissan Murano Z51 cars sold in Russia between June 2013 and November 2016, Russia's standards agency, Rosstandart, said on Tuesday. The cars are recalled due to a technical failure in power steering system, which the company will ...  


Oldsmobile Homecoming car show

Lansing State JournalLansing State Journal - Jun 17, 2017
Classic cars filled the lot at the 25th-annual Oldsmobile Homecoming at the Auto Owners Insurance Complex Saturday. There was plenty of opportunities to take pictures and talk to proud owners. FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn. Photos:2017 Oldsmobile ...  


City Council appoints Debbie Lindsey-Opel to vacant at-large seat

Corpus Christi Caller-TimesCorpus Christi Caller-Times - Jun 20, 2017
Debbie Lindsey-Opel believes in a form of government focused on "taking care of the basics," and she'll soon bring that mentality to the Corpus Christi City Council. The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to appoint Lindsey-Opel as its ninth member ...  


Peugeot 308 Review: Another journey on the road to quality

The IndependentThe Independent - Jun 16, 2017
Peugeot are puzzled about why their mid-market contender (in the jargon of the industry the “C” sector) is the best seller in France, but limps home in seventh place in Britain, way behind the likes of the Ford Focus, Vauxhall Astra and VW Golf. The ...  

Pierce Arrow

Big Reveal: Pierce Arrow Building D Conversion

Buffalo RisingBuffalo Rising - Jun 20, 2017
Another legacy industrial building is heading towards a residential future. Sinatra & Company Real Estate is partnering with Barry Fichman of New York City to convert a portion of the Pierce Arrow complex along Great Arrow Avenue near Elmwood into 72 ...  


Where in Plymouth? June 21

Wicked Local PlymouthWicked Local Plymouth - Jun 22, 2017
If you think you know where this photo was taken, call 508-591-6619 or send email to where@wickedlocal.com. Reporters travel all over Plymouth each week in search of stories. In their travels, they pass many well-known places and many that are not so ...  


'Rock the Block' returns to Pontiac for revitalization projects

The Oakland PressThe Oakland Press - Jun 23, 2017
About 200 Habitat for Humanity volunteers worked on 13 preservation projects, including cleaning up backyards, painting porches and more, for this year's Rock the Block program in the Ferry Farms neighborhood of Pontiac on Tuesday, June 20 and ...  


Porsche wins 24 Hours of Le Mans for third straight year

ESPNESPN - Jun 18, 2017
LE MANS, France -- Veteran German driver Timo Bernhard led Porsche to a dramatic third straight win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, preventing a huge upset victory for the lesser-category Oreca team Sunday. After a series of mishaps to prerace favorites ...  


Four-wheel steering for new Renault Megane RS

CarBuyerCarBuyer - Jun 23, 2017
The 2018 Renault Megane RS will feature four-wheel steering – a first for a hot hatchback. The new car will make its public debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Its 4CONTROL four-wheel steering system is designed to improve agility ...  

Rolls Royce

Rolls-Royce Dawn Black Badge Debuts At 2017 Goodwood Festival Of Speed

ForbesForbes - Jun 28, 2017
Rolls-Royce has revealed its latest bespoke motor car, the Dawn Black Badge, to be presented at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this week. The annual summer event celebrates speed in all its glory, featuring historic motor racing vehicles and the iconic ...  


The Saab 92: Born from Flying Barrels

AutoweekAutoweek - Jun 19, 2017
The Saab 92, which debuted in 1949, was the first production car made by the the aircraft and armaments manufacturer known as the Svenska Aeroplan Aktiebolaget. It was a rounded-off, barrel-shaped little car with a 25-hp two-stroke engine … which ...  


Ralf Waldmann: Mit Suter MMX500 beim Sachsenring-GP

Ralf Waldmann wird am Donnerstag um 11 Uhr mit einer 190 PS starken 580-ccm-V4-Suter um den alten Sachsenring brettern. Bei der Generalprobe stürzte er – mit einer Honda 250. Ralf Waldmann, 20-facher GP-Siege (125 und 250 ccm) und dazu ...  


2017 Skoda Octavia Facelift Review: A Charming Drive, For Drivers and Drivens Alike

News18News18 - Jun 27, 2017
When it comes to the driving experience then Skoda pretty much hits the nail on its head. The driver-side seat is 12-way electrically adjustable with memory function and the steering wheel is reach and height adjustable as well. This allows the driver ...  


TG's guide to concepts: the Spyker D12 Peking-to-Paris

Top GearTop Gear - Jun 19, 2017
You'll remember the C8 Spyker. Glassy cockpit, aerospace air intakes, a big fishy grille up front and the most intricate, art-deco interior this side of Horacio Pagani's ensuite. In 2006, Spyker decided to experiment with combining those elements and a ...  


South Bend's Studebaker Fountain project receives a $75000 contribution

South Bend TribuneSouth Bend Tribune - Jun 24, 2017
John M. Studebaker purchased the fountain in 1906 and donated it to the city. It stood for 35 years in Howard Park, but then fell into disrepair and was removed. The top two-thirds of the fountain were in the possession of a local family, who donated ...  


The all-new 2018 Subaru Crosstrek is only $100 more expensive ...

CNETCNET - Jun 15, 2017
Whenever an automaker rolls out a new generation of a certain vehicle, there's always the possibility that it'll be a fair bit more expensive than before. That's not ...  


TTYL, TVR: Blackhawks lose Trevor van Riemsdyk to Vegas Golden Knights in NHL expansion draft

Comcast SportsNet ChicagoComcast SportsNet Chicago - Jun 22, 2017
As was expected, the Blackhawks lost defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk on Wednesday night, with the 25-year-old selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL's expansion draft. They couldn't have picked a more smiley player. Good luck in Vegas, ...  


Redesigned 2018 Toyota Camry Adds Flavor, Inside and Out

ConsumerReports.orgConsumerReports.org - Jun 21, 2017
The Toyota Camry has long held the distinction as a thoroughly competent family car but a real snooze-fest on the road. To be fair, we said the last one was pleasant and capable, with sound handling. No matter how it's phrased, the Camry's bad rap ...  


Stuffing An Audi TT Engine Into A Trabant Is So Perfect I Can't Even Handle It

JalopnikJalopnik - Jun 7, 2017
Thank goodness we live in modern times, where stuffing a much newer, much more powerful West German engine into an ultra-light cotton-composite East German car is a real thing that can happen. Meet the most perfect brown Trabant 601S of all time: the ...  


Group test: Fiat Tipo vs Vauxhall Astra

iNewsiNews - Jun 26, 2017
The all new Fiat Tipo is trying to establish itself in the budget hatch stakes. It's not only less expensive than the Ford Focus or VW Golf, it beats them both on boot size and claims the same sort of 75mpg fuel consumption. Although the latest ...  


Volkswagen's Slovak Unit and Union Reach Wage Deal, Ending Six ...

ReutersNew York Times - Jun 25, 2017
Volkswagen's Slovak unit said on Sunday it had reached a wage deal with a trade union to end a six-day strike that has hit production at the country's biggest ...  


Volvo Takes on Tesla with Announcement of Its New Electric Vehicle Brand

FuturismFuturism - Jun 22, 2017
A string of recent reports from Volvo has suggested that the Swedish car company is preparing to take on Tesla with an electric vehicle (EV) division. The company has released plans for their upcoming Tesla Model 3 competitor, an SUV slated for release ...  

Car Salesman

Pittsfield PD: Car salesman arrested for assault during test drive ...

WRGBWRGB - Jun 20, 2017
PITTSFIELD, MA (WRGB)--A car salesman in Massachusetts is facing charges after being accused of assaulting a woman during a test drive.We're told Kaleb ...  

Taxi Driver

Ban lifted for taxi driver who ran down passenger

Irish TimesIrish Times - Jun 20, 2017
A taxi driver who “snapped” and ran down a passenger that ran away without paying the fare has had his four-year driving ban lifted. David Ryan (59) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to dangerous driving causing serious bodily harm to the ...  

Automobile Designer

tamás túri unveils REVO, the ultimate two-seater bike to roam around cities

DesignboomDesignboom - Jun 18, 2017
industrial and automobile designer tamás túri presens REVO, an all-black bike featuring different sized wheels and an unusually long saddle. even though the design offers an extremely narrow wheelbase, it still preserves the performance of a regular ...  

Automotive Designer

Van Driver

Van driver who hit and killed a three-year-old boy is CLEARED of ...

The SunThe Sun - Jun 20, 2017
Clinton Pringle was on a family holiday in Jersey when he was hit as he crossed the road.  

Truck Driver

Moving Truck Driver Arrested On DUI Complaint After Owasso Crash ...

News On 6News On 6 - Jun 20, 2017
Police have arrested the driver of a rental truck on a DUI complaint after he rolled the vehicle onto its side outside the entrance to an Owasso convenience store ...  

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