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Cat Freed After Being Trapped In Car Engine

A kitten was freed after being stuck in a car’s engine for hours–even while the car’s owner was driving the vehicle around Prince George’s County.


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Volunteer Fire Company Holding Fundraiser To Pay For New Truck

The volunteer fire department in Ferndale realized the time had come for it to give Anne Arundel County its fire engine back and buy one of their own.


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And The Winner Of ‘Performance Engine Of The Year’ Goes To…

The votes are in from the 2012 Engine Technology International judging for the best engines in world.


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2 Rescued After Explosion Starts Sailboat Fire

A Pennsylvania man and his 3-year-old son were rescued in a northwest Maryland river by a passing boater after an engine explosion set his sailboat on fire.


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Volunteer Works To Restore Engine For Use In Md.

Jamie Haislip has gone from playing with model trains as a youngster to working with a 44-ton railroad engine as an adult.


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GM Insists The Small Block V-8 Is Here To Stay

With automakers focused on hitting fuel economy standards for 2015 and beyond, it seems like the days of the small-block V-8 are surely numbered. After all, most automakers are downsizing engines and introducing hybrids and […]


2011 Chevrolet Volt on test in Little Rock, Arkansas, July 2011

Even A 3000-MPG Chevy Volt Has To Turn On The Engine Sometimes

As Chevrolet very often point outs in marketing its 2011 Volt extended-range electric car, more than 70 percent of U.S. vehicles cover less than 40 miles a day. That means that if you recharge a […]



Volvo Adding Jobs At Md. Engine Plant

Swedish truck maker Volvo says it expects to add at least 50 jobs at its Hagerstown engine-and-transmission plant.



2012 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Half Will Have Four-Cylinder Engine

<!– 2012 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Half Will Have Four-Cylinder Engineview gallery //–>For 2012 the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is going to get a partial redesign and a sleek new Coupe body style—and, for the first time in years, a […]



2006 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Engine Stalling Investigated

While Toyota clearly hopes the worst of its recall problems are behind it, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened a new investigation into an older Toyota vehicle. On February 15, the NHTSA opened […]