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Posts from March, 2016

NASCAR driver Derek White wanted in massive tobacco smuggling investigation

Mar 31

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Quebec police issued a warrant for the arrest of NASCAR driver Derek White, as well as 60 other people, Wednesday, according to Bloomberg.

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NASCAR driver Derek White wanted in massive tobacco smuggling investigation originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 22:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration is exhaustive, obsessive

Mar 31

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One of Ford’s most iconic GT40 racecars is undergoing a comprehensive restoration in time for the 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

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Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration is exhaustive, obsessive originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 19:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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This man daily drives a mid-engined 1980 Renault 5 Turbo 2

Mar 31

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The mid-engined hatchback is a ridiculous proposition, but maybe less so for someone born and raised in Le Mans. He drives a 1980 Renault 5 Turbo 2 with the joie de vivre that only a Frenchman could mustre.

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This man daily drives a mid-engined 1980 Renault 5 Turbo 2 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 19:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Musk: ‘We may need to increase production plans for the Model 3’

Mar 31

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Elon Musk responds to a poll where the majority of respondents say they’d place a deposit for a Tesla Model 3.

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Musk: ‘We may need to increase production plans for the Model 3’ originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 18:14:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Hacker jury rigs Amazon Echo into voice-controlled remote start

Mar 31

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A hacker has managed to link up his Amazon Echo so that all he has to do is mutter a few words and his GMC will start up. Welcome to the future, kids.

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Hacker jury rigs Amazon Echo into voice-controlled remote start originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Watch the latest Civic Type R hit the track in Japan

Mar 31

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Best Motoring’s Keiichi Tsuchiya checks around a new Civic Type R around the tight Nikko Circuit in Japan. The turbocharged coupe looks like a handful.

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Watch the latest Civic Type R hit the track in Japan originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Mercedes-AMG considering independent showrooms

Mar 31

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Mercedes-AMG will expand its lineup from 38 to 48 vehicles and is even flirting with the idea of opening up standalone showrooms. That doesn’t sound good.

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Mercedes-AMG considering independent showrooms originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Nurburgring removes Nordschleife speed limits

Mar 31

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A fatal crash on the Flugplatz section last March involving a spectator caused the Nürburgring track management to impose speed limits on the 14-mile Nordschleife, or North Loop. When the track opens again for the 2016 season, these limits will be lifted.

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Nurburgring removes Nordschleife speed limits originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 16:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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New Fisker Karma will be pretty familiar

Mar 31

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Karma Automotive won’t mess too much with extended-range plug-in’s design or performance.

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New Fisker Karma will be pretty familiar originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 16:27:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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The essential drone buyer’s guide

Mar 31

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We’ve compiled some of the best consumer drones on the market, available now to Autoblog readers at ultra low prices.

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The essential drone buyer’s guide originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Mar 2016 16:05:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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