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Corvette Racing at Daytona: 20th Season, Title Defense Begin Now

GTLM championship squad aiming for another Rolex 24 victory DETROIT (Jan. 19, 2018) – It’s time for Corvette Racing’s return to the biggest stage in North American sports car racing as it kicks off its 20th season of competition. The Rolex 24 At Daytona marks the first event of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and […] The post Corvette Racing at Daytona: 20th Season, Title Defense Begin Now appeared first on Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle. Source link

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Kelly Rowland Has A New Rover

It looks like Kelly Rowland is a dedicated Range Rover fan (as is just about everyone else within a 50 mile radius of Los Angeles) because she was recently seen out in a new gray one. The last time we spotted Kelly she was in her Jaguar, but in the past we’ve seen her in her old black Rover. All in all, it seems like Kelly has pretty good taste in cars and I’m sure we’ll see something new from…

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2018 Hyundai Tucson Facelift Spied in Europe

Displayed at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the last generation of South Korean carmaker mid-size SUV, the Hyundai Tucson, has enjoyed an excellent level of sales locally and overseas, from… The post 2018 Hyundai Tucson Facelift Spied in Europe appeared first on The Korean Car Blog. Source link

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GM Escapes $1B Stock Payout in Ignition Case

GM ultimately admitted delaying a necessary recall which eventually involved millions of vehicles. General Motors just avoided a $1 billion bill, as a New York bankruptcy judge threw out a settlement agreement that would have forced GM to pay $1 billion in stock to owners of cars with defective ignition switches. The case is part of the automaker’s recall of 2.6 million small cars equipped with faulty ignition switches that resulted in the deaths of 124 people. The vast majority…

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Alta Motors Drops Pricing on 2018 Redshift Lineup, Bigly

Good news from Alta Motors, as the San Franciscan company is sizably dropping prices across the board on its lineup of Redshift electric motorcycles. The price changes for 2018 affect the Redshift MX (motocross), Redshift EX (enduro), and Redshift SM (supermoto) models, with MSRPs that align these machines much closer in price when compared to their established thermic counterparts. As such the new pricing is as follows: 2018 Redshift MX ($10,495), 2018 Redshift EX ($12,995), and 2018 Redshift SM ($13,495)…

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Diesels Reportedly Won’t Return to Mercedes-Benz’s U.S. Lineup

Last year, Mercedes-Benz dropped plans to have its cars’ diesel engines certified for sale in the U.S. again. The decision was made partly because diesels accounted for only a tiny percentage of its American sales, but Volkswagen’s diesel emissions scandal played a role, as well. At the time, Mercedes left the door open for diesels to return, but now it looks like that’s unlikely. Speaking to The Detroit Bureau at this year’s Detroit auto show, Ola Kallenius, Mercedes’ head of R&D, said that even though Mercedes’ newest generation of…

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NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for January 19, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Gov’t Report wants 0.05 BAC Level for DUI— –Chamber of Commerce wants to Hike US Gas Tax by 25 cents— –Cost of Driving is down, except for tolls and insurance— –Detroit Auto Show 2018— –Iowa bill to ban Speed Cams— –Nebraska bill to raise Speed Limits— Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week Government-commissioned report on drunken driving recommends lowering threshold to 0.05 Most…

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