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Posts from August, 2017

U.S. senator asks FBI to probe Trump adviser Carl Icahn over biofuels push

Aug 31

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Senator Tammy Duckworth cites a potential conflict of interest.

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U.S. senator asks FBI to probe Trump adviser Carl Icahn over biofuels push originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 17:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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New study: ‘People are downright scared of robot cars’

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Recent study shows the risk-reward argument everyday consumers have over the tech.

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New study: ‘People are downright scared of robot cars’ originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 17:13:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Junkyard Gem: 1983 Volvo 760 GLE Turbodiesel Sedan

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Four doors, four-speed manual transmission with overdrive unit, and a turbocharged oil-burning engine driving the rear wheels. This 1983 Volvo 760GLE Turbodiesel sedan in California is now done, after 34 years.

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Junkyard Gem: 1983 Volvo 760 GLE Turbodiesel Sedan originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 16:03:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Unlocking Your Car Door Using A Tennis Ball | Car Hacks

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In this episode of Car Hacks, Amr discovers whether or not he can open a car door with just a tennis ball.

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Unlocking Your Car Door Using A Tennis Ball | Car Hacks originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 16:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Rolls-Royce Cullinan and BMW 8 Series spied south of Death Valley

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The cars were likely hot weather testing in the California desert.

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Rolls-Royce Cullinan and BMW 8 Series spied south of Death Valley originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 15:28:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Hurricane Harvey damages refineries, releasing thousands of pounds of pollutants

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12,000 pounds of airborne chemicals were released after the storm caused ExxonMobil to shut down its facility in Baytown, TX.

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Hurricane Harvey damages refineries, releasing thousands of pounds of pollutants originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 15:22:39 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Wheels & Paint | Autoblog Details | Complete Detail ep 4

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On this episode of Autoblog Details, we’ll be exploring the step-by-step process for properly washing your wheels and paint.

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Wheels & Paint | Autoblog Details | Complete Detail ep 4 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 15:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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2019 Bentley Continental GT: High fashion at its best

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The styling of a six-figure, ultra-luxury Grand Tourer must evolve slowly.

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2019 Bentley Continental GT: High fashion at its best originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 14:40:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Harvey to drive vehicle sales: 500,000 may need to be replaced

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DETROIT — Tropical Storm Harvey is likely to briefly depress already-slowing U.S. auto sales, but will eventually boost demand as damaged cars are replaced, analysts said on Tuesday.

The catastrophic flooding in Houston, the fourth-largest U.S. city, could mean 2 percent fewer vehicles will be sold in August than previously expected, according to Edmunds.com.
​”In subsequent months we’ll likely see a slight localized bump in sales as the recovery takes hold and people are able to buy repl

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Harvey to drive vehicle sales: 500,000 may need to be replaced originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Blockchain technology moves into car sharing, mobility services

Aug 31

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It’s the technology that makes cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin work.

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Blockchain technology moves into car sharing, mobility services originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:05:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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