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After Plunging Off Cliff, Crash Victim Rescued 17 Hours Later

A young man was rescued Wednesday 17 hours after his car plunged 60 to 80 feet off a cliff in rural North Carolina....

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Chevy Gives World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner A Recalled Truck

Madison Bumgarner helped the San Francisco Giants win their third World Series Championship in four years last night. The feat earned him MVP status, as well as a 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, currently...

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Chevy News and Reviews

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Crew Saves Man Trapped Under Truck In Minutes

Utility workers are being hailed as heroes after their quick actions saved a truck driver's life last week in Iowa....

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1 In 5 Vehicles Has Been Recalled This Year

CNN Money is reporting that 2014 has seen a total of 544 recalls, or about two a day, so far. Those recalls have afflicted 52 million vehicles, or about one in every five on US roads...

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Automotive News, GM News

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Ferrari California T Streaked With Color By Photographer

Like Ferrari, Oefner combines art, design and science in his creations. So he was a natural choice when the automaker began looking for a unique way to introduce the 2015 Ferrari California T to the...

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Chrysler Recalls Over 566,000 Trucks, SUVs

Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 566,000 trucks and SUVs in two recalls for malfunctioning fuel heaters that can cause fires and a software glitch can disable the electronic stability control....

CATEGORIES: Chrysler News and Reviews, Fiat News and Reviews, Auto Sales

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Halloween Is A Scary Day To Be On The Road

Halloween is consistently one of the worst holidays to be on the street. October 31 sees a huge share of pedestrian deaths, car thefts and car vandalism....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Car Crashes

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Aging, Obese Crash Test Dummies In Development To Replicate US Population

America's well-publicized weight problem and aging population of baby boomers is collaborating to bring about a change in the humble crash test dummy, as automakers and safety regulators are...

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Car Crashes

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Gas Prices Tumble To Lowest Level In Nearly 4 Years

AAA's predictions of cheap gas for the coming fall season are already being realized. Gas prices across the country are dipping to the lowest levels seen in almost four years....

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Street-Legal Batmobile Is Ultimate Expression Of Super Fan's Passion

A street-legal Batmobile was built by super fan Zac Mihajlovic, who spent two years constructing an exact, 20-foot replica of the Dark Knight's ride from the 1989 film "Batman." He even went so far as...

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Classic Car Collection Up For Sale

A family in Henry Ford's hometown of Dearborn, Michigan are selling an incredible collection of classic cars this weekend, many in mint condition and still with that new car smell....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Famous Cars

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Motorists Losing Right To See Automated License-Plate Reader Data

Law enforcement agencies know a lot about the whereabouts and daily habits of millions of American motorists through the use of automated license-plate readers. Motorists, on the other hand, don't...

CATEGORIES: Speeding Tickets, Driving Laws

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Texas Guardrail Manufacturer Found Guilty Of Defrauding Federal Government

Trinity Industries, makers of the ET-Plus, has been found guilty of defrauding the federal government under the False Claims Act. Specifically, the company was accused of making a design change to its...

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Driving Laws, Traffic

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Air Bag Recall Warning Expanded To 7.8 Million Vehicles

The U.S. government is telling 3 million more car owners to get their air bags repaired immediately, but its message has generated some confusion about which cars are actually affected....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Automotive News, Car Safety, Car Crashes

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General Motors Recall List

It seems General Motors can't go more than a few weeks without issuing a major recall. Since the initial ignition lock recall on February 10, over 25 million vehicles have been recalled for defects....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Automotive News, Chevy News and Reviews, GM News, Car Safety, Buick News and Reviews, Cadillac News and Reviews, GMC News and Reviews

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Takata Air Bag Recall List

The already record-breaking rate of automotive recalls this year shows no signs of slowing down, especially since millions of cars with defective airbags made by global supplier Takata are under...

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Takata Airbag Victim Looked Like She Had Been Stabbed

A woman named Hien Tran of Orlando, Florida, was killed by what looked at first like stab wounds on her neck. Actually, Tran may have been injured by shrapnel exploding from her Honda's faulty Takata...

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, Automotive News, Car Safety, Car Crashes

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Translogic 161: Detroit Bike Culture Explored

Bike culture has taken over Detroit, from group rides that attract massive crowds to new manufacturing in old factories....

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Teens Need Parent Involvement To Stay Safe While Driving

While deaths are trending downward, this week's National Teen Driver Safety week serves as a reminder that car accidents remain the number one killer of kids in the US....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety, Driving, Driving Laws, Car Crashes

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Activist Citizen Pulls Over Cop, Issues A Warning

In a classic tale of the hunter becoming the hunted, a police officer in Washington was recently pulled over and asked for I.D. by a concerned citizen....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Traffic

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