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2014 Ford Escape (credit: Ford Motor Company)

Automakers Finding Many Customers Now Appreciate Simplicity

Ford says it will soon start adding old fashioned buttons and knobs to its audio systems.

06/19/2013

2014 Toyota Corolla (credit: Toyota Motor Corporation)

Sporty New Corolla Aimed At Youthful Buyers

It seems that the under-50 crowd wants more than just reliability in a compact car.

06/19/2013

2013 Chrysler 300C (credit: Chrysler Group LLC)

Road Test: 2013 Chrysler 300C

In this edition of Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi, Vinnie reviews the 2013 Chrysler 300C.

06/06/2013

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Cheap Leases Offered To Spur Electric Car Sales

Auto companies are hoping lower lease prices can put a charge into sluggish electric car sales.

06/06/2013

2013 Chrysler 300 (credit: Chrysler Group LLC)

Inside The Industry: Management Shuffle At Chrysler

The departure of a top Chrysler executive has led to a shuffling of CEOs at the company’s brands.

04/16/2013

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Chesapeake College Hosts Commercial Fishing Forum

Chesapeake College will host a symposium on the economic impact of the commercial fishing industry.

04/14/2013

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Auto Industry Has Breakthrough Sales Year In 2012

Volkswagen leads all automakers with a 35 percent sales increase for the full year.

01/04/2013

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VIDEO: 2013 Honda Civic CNG, Clean But Gutless

Car enthusiast Mike West test drives the Honda Civic CNG and decides it’s still a work in progress.

09/07/2012

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Car Buyer Satisfaction Hits An All-Time High

Customer satisfaction with vehicle purchases has hit an all-time high, tying a mark set back in 2009.

09/07/2012

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Grades For Claims: The Democratic Party & The American Auto Industry

Three popular auto-related claims from the Democratic Party are examined and graded for accuracy.

09/06/2012

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U.S. EPA Sets Gas Mileage Standards: 54.5 MPG By 2025

With the best hybrids getting about 50 miles to a gallon now, can all new cars really hit 54.5 by 2025?

08/31/2012

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Cars Sales On Track To Jump 18.7% Over August 2011

New car sales have been breaking records in 2012. There’s little sign of that changing.

08/31/2012

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