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LA Auto Show: New Connected Car Apps And Leveraging User Data

Bringing cars and tech together creates a lot of questions that are only beginning to be fully understood by businesses or consumers.

11/20/2013

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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.

10/24/2013

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New Chevy Will Run On Natural Gas And Gasoline

“It’s very, very affordable, less than two dollars a gallon,” says Kelly Blue Book analyst Alec Gutierrez. “It get’s you HOV access in states like California. But, the big, big hurdle is the infrastructure isn’t quite available yet.”

10/16/2013

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New Tests Show Technology Can Prevent Crashes

“If you have an option to buy one of these systems, it’s definitely worthwhile, and some of the systems may be more value for the money than others,” says David Zuby, chief research officer for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

09/27/2013

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September Car Sales Set To Soften

Part of it is an anomaly with this year’s calendar that saw much of Labor Day weekend pushed ahead into August.

09/23/2013

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GM Moves To Put Bailout In The Rear View Mirror

The company has regained its investment grade status from a top ratings agency.

09/23/2013

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Do Parents Really Know What Their Teen Drivers Are Doing?

“What we found was somewhat of a disconnect between parents view of their teens behaviors and what teens were telling us in terms of their views and their behaviors,” said Chris Mullen, director of technology research for State Farm.

09/16/2013

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Crossovers, Camaros And Corvettes Make An Impression At Frankfurt Auto Show

Some American style cars are coming to Europe. Crowds gathered around a Corvette Stingray and a Chevrolet Camaro.

09/11/2013

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Ford Promises More Products For Tough European Market

Ford is showing a new S-Max at the Frankfurt show, which will hold its press preview days on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week, before opening to the public on Thursday. Ford also has a new Mondeo with a Europe only Vignale trim. That’s a special upscale designation for people who want something more high end.

09/10/2013

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Car Sales Heading Toward Post-Recession Peak

Pent up demand, low-interest rates and attractive year-end deals pushed August car sales to levels not seen in six years.

09/05/2013

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Is This The New Look Of Cadillac?

Cadillac’s sleek new Elmiraj concept car will give you an idea of where the brand is heading, as it tries to compete with upscale imports from BMW and Mercedes.

08/26/2013

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Ford SUV Runs Purely On Gas! Satire Site Praises The Innovation

Everything the article says is true, other than the name of the fictional vehicles, and made up quotes from Ford Product Development VP Raj Nair.

08/21/2013

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