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Ford Jacks Up the F-150's Fuel Economy

Ford's industry leading F-150 Series pick up truck has certainly taken it on the chin a lot lately. Over the past three decades the truck has been the best selling vehicle in America, but its top ..
(September 17, 2008)
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Tesla Motors Sedan is California Bound

The state of California received some very good news lately when electric car manufacturer, Tesla Motors, purchased an 89 acre spread near San Jose. The property will be used to build the company's ..
(September 17, 2008)
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GM Gives Its Go Ahead to Thrifty Pontiac G3

A not so new Pontiac model will be making its way to the market in Spring 2009, and if you think you've seen the car before, you're right. Currently being sold in Canada as the Pontiac G3 Wave, GM ..
(September 18, 2008)
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Will Opel's Minivan Be Made Available For Saturn?

Opel and Saturn: An Unlikely Pair Automotive enthusiasts familiar with the Saturn brand of vehicles can get a strong hint where the nameplate is going by keeping their eyes on German automaker Opel. ..
(September 18, 2008)
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2009 Hyundai Azera - Where Luxury Meets Affordability

Just for the record, the Hyundai Azera is not a luxury car. That's okay with most buyers as the Azera offers many of the luxury appointments of a car in a class above Hyundai, while offering Hyundai ..
(September 16, 2008)
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Small Diesels Could Power Future Hyundai's

When you think of diesel engine technology, companies such as Volkswagen, Honda, and Mercedes probably come to the forefront, but not Hyundai. The Korean automaker builds reliable gas engines, but ..
(September 16, 2008)
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Saving Gas Through Cylinder Deactivation

One way that automakers are helping to improve gas mileage is to employ advanced technology including cylinder deactivation. With this technique, your V6 or V8 powered car only uses half of its ..
(September 03, 2008)
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Enhance Your Pickup Truck's Appearance With a Tonneau Cover

If you own a pickup truck, installing a quality tonneau cover can be a great idea, one that will enhance your truck's look and increase its value. For just a little money, you can get a tonneau cover .
(September 03, 2008)
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Honda Insight Returns and is Greatly Improved

When it comes to hybrid cars, the name “Toyota Prius" is almost always mentioned as the best example of a vehicle that runs on dual gas-electric power. Toyota's most popular hybrid model earned .
(September 03, 2008)
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Even Luxury Car Buyers Are Staying Away From This Market

The tough automotive climate has been a real drain on the economy. Along with a plunging housing market and consumer concern over high gas prices, the cost of material goods, and food, the toll has ..
(September 04, 2008)
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A Compact Car For Lincoln?

Ford's luxury marque, Lincoln, has finally been seeing some life lately, thanks to the company putting more effort into reviving this once storied brand. Selling off Aston Martin, Jaguar, and Land ..
(September 04, 2008)
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Kia Koup - What a Concept!

Kia has an image problem. Well, not really. The South Korean automaker is often found in the shadow of Hyundai, the automotive giant which owns a significant chunk of the company. Kia is actually ..
(September 05, 2008)
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Is it a LaCrosse Or an Invicta?

When it comes to brand excitement, Buick doesn't jump to the top of the heap. Long noted for building near-luxury cars more akin to Cadillac, Buick hasn't had too many exciting models to brag about ..
(September 05, 2008)
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Improved MPG Coming to a New Car Near You!

You won't have to wait several years for all new car models to arrive to get higher gas mileage. Today, every automobile manufacturer is looking for ways to squeeze an extra mile per gallon or two ..
(August 25, 2008)
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For Volkswagen, Car Sales Remain Strong

As recently as one year ago, had you mentioned to most automotive analysts that Volkswagen (VW) would be the top performing automaker in the world, mostly everyone would have disagreed with that ..
(August 25, 2008)
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Toyota Retooling to Get Back on Track

Toyota has been taking quite a bruising this year. No, the company's misfortunes aren't as bad as what Chrysler LLC, the Ford Motor Company, and what General Motors Corporation have been experiencing .
(August 25, 2008)
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Lexus Luxury, Soon to Be Globally Available

When the Toyota Motor Company introduced its luxury Lexus line in the late 1980s, car critics immediately seized upon the brand's Mercedes-like look. No one knew for sure at that time whether Lexus ..
(August 26, 2008)
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Beware of Flood Damaged Cars!

Be On The Look Out For Storm Ravaged Vehicles In the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, tens of thousands of cars were scrapped, damaged beyond repair by flood waters, wind damage, or other ..
(August 26, 2008)
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Short Take 2009 Dodge Ram

I've been keeping a keen eye on the developments surrounding the impending release of the 2009 Dodge Ram, the next generation of this popular pickup truck. Though the truck is the same size as its ..
(August 26, 2008)
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MG? Not in America!

Britain's famed automotive brand, MG, most noted for its line of sexy roadsters, isn't coming back to the US after all. True, the company is now owned by SAIC, a Chinese automotive manufacturer, but ..
(August 27, 2008)
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Short Take 2009 Ford Escape

When it comes to small SUVs, the Ford Escape is a clear leader in a crowded segment. Literally. Since its introduction in 2001, the Escape is serving a niche that had long been neglected by Ford ..
(August 27, 2008)
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Short Take 2009 Ford Focus

It is almost a stroke of luck that the Ford Focus is doing so well. Redesigned for the 2008 model year, critics noted that Ford Europe was receiving a thoroughly modernized and updated model, while ..
(August 19, 2008)
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Short Take 2009 Infiniti G37 Convertible

Infiniti's G Series is a proven competitor to the BMW 3 Series, with the G37 coupe demonstrated to be an especially worthy alternative to Germany's best cars. For 2009, Infiniti has extended the G ..
(August 19, 2008)
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Three Chrysler Models Get Axed

America's Number Three Automaker The new Chrysler LLC, the latest iteration of America's #3 automotive manufacturer will be chopping three models from its automotive line. According to The Detroit ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Upper Echelon Universities Discard Student Loans

The cost of higher education continues to grow and at a pace well above the inflation rate. The pressure that these costs is putting on many middle class families has forced students to explore every .
(August 13, 2008)
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