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Posts from December, 2016

Recharge Wrap-up: Cadillac CT6 Plug-In on sale in China, Oregon utilities spur EV adoption

Dec 31

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China gets American EV luxury. Oregon utilities are promoting EVs by building chargers. Some job losses will be offset by new positions at Continental.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Cadillac CT6 Plug-In on sale in China, Oregon utilities spur EV adoption originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 17:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Apple sued over patents for locking out FaceTime while driving

Dec 31

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Apple has a patent on technology that would lock down a phone while a user is driving. The lawsuit claims that failure to implement the tech makes Apple culpable in the victim’s death.

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Apple sued over patents for locking out FaceTime while driving originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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This 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL is an unrestored beauty with a great backstory

Dec 31

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And that owner was a pretty nifty guy.

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This 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL is an unrestored beauty with a great backstory originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:02:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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What world record would you like to set or break in a car?

Dec 31

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After a year of increasingly absurd and irrelevant record stunts, we’re looking for the brain trust to restore our sanity.

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What world record would you like to set or break in a car? originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:14:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Why Acura should build a hybrid Integra successor using NSX tech

Dec 31

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It could be called RSX again, or ILX Sport, or all sorts of things.

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Why Acura should build a hybrid Integra successor using NSX tech originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 14:32:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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The cars and trucks we're looking forward to most in 2017

Dec 31

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Next year is shaping up to be a great one for cars, SUVs, and trucks. Here's what has us excited.

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The cars and trucks we're looking forward to most in 2017 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 12:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Dump trucks filled with sand will guard New Year’s Eve revelers in NYC

Dec 31

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The heavy objects are meant to act as a deterrent to anyone planning an attack like the one in Berlin.

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Dump trucks filled with sand will guard New Year’s Eve revelers in NYC originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 10:53:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Ultra-cheap Fiat 500e EVs about to hit used car lots

Dec 31

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How would $6,500 strike you?

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Ultra-cheap Fiat 500e EVs about to hit used car lots originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 10:35:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Autoblog’s top 50 car photos of 2016

Dec 31

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Click through this mega-gallery to see what we drove and drooled on this year.

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Autoblog’s top 50 car photos of 2016 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 10:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Junkyard Gem: 1996 BMW 318ti

Dec 31

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The entry-level US-market BMW of the middle 1990s, and one of the more uncommon examples of the junkyard-plentiful E36 3 Series. Spotted in a San Francisco Bay Area self-service yard recently.

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Junkyard Gem: 1996 BMW 318ti originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Dec 2016 09:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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