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The 10 millionth mid-size car was a Misano Red 2012 Audi S4

Audi Celebrates Building 10 Million A4 And 80 Mid-Size Cars

Coinciding with the reveal of its facelifted 2013 Audi A4 range, the automaker from Ingolstadt has announced that it’s reached a new milestone concerning its popular mid-size model. Factoring in the original four generations of […]

10/27/2011

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Theft Suspect Arrested In Montgomery County

Montgomery County police say they have arrested a man suspected of stealing items from vehicles in the Bethesda and Potomac areas.

10/26/2011

First 2011 Nissan Leaf delivered to buyer, San Francisco, Dec 2010, photo by Eugene Lee

Why Offer Electric Cars? Because They Sell More Gasoline Cars

Amidst supposedly slow sales–actually limited mostly by low production–one benefit to automakers of offering electric cars has nothing to do with cars that plug in. Not only do electric cars attract radically different buyers to […]

10/14/2011

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More Than 100 Metro Workers Get Take-Home Vehicles

More than 100 Metro employees are provided vehicles owned by the transit agency that they can drive home each day.

09/13/2011

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AAA: Top Vehicle Picks For Tailgating

SOUTHFIELD (WWJ) - For many Americans, football season means it’s time to load up their car or truck for tailgating prior to the game. AAA Auto Buying experts are kicking off football season by releasing their […]

09/08/2011

2012 Volkswagen Passat

2012 Family Sedans Under $20,000

Looking for a way to maximize your purchasing power and still come away with a comfortable, stylish family sedan–one that knows how to get out of its own way on the road, one that saves […]

09/08/2011

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Connected Vehicle Tests To Begin In Official Trials

Over the last few months the race to develop connected vehicles that “talk” to each other as they’re driven along has picked up the pace, with several technology companies and carmakers developing systems to make […]

08/26/2011

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It’s Official: We Now Have One Billion Vehicles On The Planet

How many vehicles are there on Earth? We’d ask you to guess, except the headline above gives away the answer. According to industry trade journal Ward’s, which added up both reported vehicle registrations and historical […]

08/18/2011

Toddler in car seat

Sixty Percent Of Car Seats Tested Contain Toxic Chemicals

Results of 105 car seats tested by HealthyStuff.org reveal that more than half (60 percent) contain at least one of the toxic chemicals tested for, including hazardous flame retardants and chemical additives. But some car […]

08/11/2011

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AAA: 25 Percent Of Drivers Can’t Afford A Major Repair

Just in case you need proof that most Americans are suffering in this stagnant economy, try this experiment: next time you’re at shopping mall or discount store, take a look at the cars around you. […]

08/05/2011

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Best Family Cars for First-Time Dads

So you’re going to be a first-time dad.  Mazel tov!  To say your life will change is a monumental understatement, and it extends beyond kid-friendly furniture and converting your home office into a nursery.  There’s […]

08/03/2011

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