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2014 Pebble Beach: L.A. collector shows off his Ferraris

Standing next to his five brilliant red supercars on the Quail lawn Friday afternoon, David Lee is the perfect example of how Ferrari's unrivaled racing history translates into sales.<p>The Los Angeles-based businessman got into car collecting several years ago, and soon a Ferrari Enzo, Porsche …

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Siemens baut Autobahn mit Oberleitungen in Kalifornien - 30 Kilometer lange Elektroautobahn

Siemens erhält den Zuschlag für eine elektrifizierte Autobahn in den USA. Auf der 30 Kilometer langen Strecke sollen Hybrid-Lkw mit Strom aus …

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Apple devices banned as Chinese government purchases -- report

The iPad and MacBook are apparently no longer on a list of products approved for government use due to security concerns, Bloomberg reports.<p>Apple is reportedly facing a purchasing ban on certain products for Chinese government use.<p>The powers-that-be in Beijing have excluded the iPad and MacBook …

July Car Sales, Crash Tests, And Dead Green Cars: The Week In Reverse

Automakers report July car sales, the IIHS crashes small cars, Honda kills two green cars, and we catch up on this week's car recalls. It's the Week …

US-Amerikaner kaufen wieder so viele Autos wie vor der Krise - USA: GM, Ford, Toyota profitieren, VW verliert

Im Juli 2014 standen die US-Amerikaner beim Autokauf Schlange. GM, Ford und Toyota meldeten Zuwächse von neun Prozent und mehr. Nur VW verlor …

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2015 Audi R8 LMX V-10

And then there was light.<p>The race to get laser headlights to market was sprinkled with drama, and the question of whether Audi or BMW won is probably not entirely settled. We have written about it before—BMW has already staged a handover ceremony for the first eight vehicles, but the Audi R8 LMX is …

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

The Hellcat V-8 sinks its claws into the Charger.<p><b>What It Is:</b> A pair of Dodge’s full-size, four-door bruisers wearing front and rear camo, reported to be packing a version of the Challenger SRT’s Hellcat V-8. Caught testing in southeast Michigan, the partial cover-up on these Chargers can’t hide the …

Convertible owners more educated, well to do

A new study from Experian Automotive seeks to quantify the traits that identify the convertible-loving droptop driver. Of course, after reading through the findings, this just kind of confirms a lot of things that have been kind of obvious about convertible owners for kind of a long time.<p>They're …

Fahr - Zeug — Man kann ein Auto nicht wie ein menschliches Wesen...

Die Geschichte einer Invasion

Unsere Geschichte beginnt am Samstagmorgen, auf dem Weg in die Niederlande. der gewählte Grenzübergang ist in Oeding, aber so weit muss man erst einmal kommen. Denn schon am Ortseingang geht kaum noch etwas. Stau. Kleine Anmerkung am Rande: Kaum ein niederländisches oder lokales Kennzeichen. Hier wird klar, warum viele Anwohner für diesen Zustand den Begriff “Invasion” verwenden. Aber zurück zum Thema. Die Grenze ist jetzt überquert, die erste Tankstelle hinter der Grenze kommt in Sicht, auf …

VW confirms SUV for Chattanooga; will add 2,000 jobs including new R&D center

Broadcasting from its "Mobile Life Campus" in Wolfsburg, Germany (and crowing about Germany's World Cup win last night), Volkswagen has just announced that its new "Midsize SUV" will be built at the company's Chattanooga, TN manufacturing facility. Further, the company says it will establish a new …

Last Volvo XC90 rolls off assembly line in Gothenburg

It was back in 1998 when Volvo set about developing its first SUV. The brief was to build a seven-seater that wasn't "too large", and several design proposals were considered. Three and a half years later Volvo revealed the XC90 at the 2002 Detroit Auto Show and the rest, as they say, is …

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Wer hätte es gesehen? Links die Plastik - Variante, rechts das Leichtmetall

Wer hätte es gesehen? Links die Plastik - Variante, rechts das Leichtmetall

Wunderwaffe Plastik - Die Alternative zum Leichtmetall

Ein Problem, das wohl jeder kennt: Eine kurze Unachtsamkeit, ein vorstehender Stein, oder ein unvorsichtiger Abschlepper, schon ist es geschehen. Ein Kratzer in der Felge. Die Einen mag das nicht kümmern, ist ein Auto doch nur ein Gebrauchsgegenstand, aber manch Anderer wird sich über den Fehler ärgern. Denn: Ist die betroffene Felge eine Leichtmetallfelge, so kann dies ein sehr teurer Kratzer werden. Je nach Hersteller beginnt die Preisliste zwischen 80 und 100 Euro, Ende offen.<p>Kann man solche …

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Uber ride results in kidnapping, high-speed chase

The safety of ridesharing services has been called into question by some, and alongside those concerns have come a couple stories of rides-gone-wrong …

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VW issues NA Golf and GTI stop-sale over steering issue

Volkswagen is issuing a stop-sale and recall for the 2015 GTI and Golf because of a problem with the front stabilizer link fasteners. The stop-sale covers 705 vehicles at US dealers, and, according to <i>Automotive News</i> an additional 108 cars in Canada. Company spokesperson Jeannine Ginivan also told</i> …

Nissan invented something every car needs

What with airbags, electronic stability control, and crumple zones galore, you could be forgiven for thinking there was no safety feature left …

Subcompact cars making space in American market

Americans’ relationship with small cars has historically rated between hate and tolerance, but that’s changing. For reasons that range from economics to changing demographics and notable sophistication, subcompacts are finding love in America.<p>“A couple of things are driving the segment,” said Steve …

Google picks 5 charities to create ideas for Glass

WASHINGTON (AP) — Google has chosen five charities to develop ideas using Web-connected Google Glass to enhance their work.<p>After receiving 1,300 …

Unterstützung für Webvideos: NRW startet erste Youtube-Filmförderung

Das Bundesland Nordrhein-Westfalen hat Gefallen an Webvideos und Youtube gefunden. Mit einem neuen Programm will die Filmförderung Talente locken. Die Bewerbungsphase läuft.<p>Staatliche Institutionen gelten im Allgemeinen nicht gerade als Orte der Neuerungen und Innovationen. Vollkommen unbeweglich …

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2016 Mercedes G-Class, Kahn WB12 Vengeance, Freightliner Inspiration Truck: This Week’s Top Photos

Mercedes-Benz announced a round of updates for its iconic G-Class off-roader this week. While the big news was the addition of a new V-8 engine in …

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Robin van Persie a doubt for Netherlands' semifinal clash with Argentina

Netherlands and Argentina are set to face off tonight, with only minor glories at stake: the right to play in the 2014 World Cup final. But will Netherlands have to play without one of their biggest stars?<p>Striker Robin van Persie did not train with the team on Tuesday. He's come down with a stomach …

Blue Jays end five-game skid with win over Angels

After some tough outings, R.A. Dickey's knuckleball was back to doing the kinds of things that leave hitters walking back to the dugout shaking their heads.<p>Dickey scattered four hits over seven innings for his first victory in over a month, Jose Reyes homered and drove in three runs and the Toronto …

Already? Porsche Boxster Spied With Refreshed Face

Spy photographers caught the Porsche Boxster out for a joyride, and it appears as though the sports car already went back for some nips and tucks. With barely any camouflage to hide the minor changes to its face, the Boxster shows off a slightly revised front end.<p>Like the refreshed 911s we’ve …