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KickingTiresBankrupt Swedish automaker Saab has found a new suitor; a Chinese-Japanese investment group wants to buy the brand and turn it into a builder of electric vehicles, according to sources who spoke with Reuters and Bloomberg News. The group formed......
KickingTiresIn our joint series with USA Today, Cars.com looked at exactly where automakers are building cars in the U.S. We took a snapshot of assembly plants over three decades from 1982 to 2012 to see where domestic, European and Asian......
KickingTiresAs the economy continues to struggle, federal regulators are taking steps that will undeniably raise the price of new cars. We asked David Strickland, administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, how the feds determine what steps...
KickingTiresLooking for the most fuel-efficient pickup truck available? The Environmental Protection Agency just released its 2011 list of most fuel-efficient pickups, and the Ford Ranger tops the list, according to PickupTrucks.com. For more information, go to...
KickingTiresToyota sold its 1 millionth Prius hybrid in the U.S. this week. The announcement comes as the Prius faces increased consumer demand as well as potential supply constraints. It???s been more than 11 years since the first Prius went on......
Maryland WeatherOn a list of 252 locations in 40 states, ranked nationally by the number of Code Orange Air Quality days so far this year, the Baltimore Metropolitan area comes in with a dismal rank of 17. Only Atlanta, Ga. and......
KickingTiresChrysler and the Environmental Protection Agency announced today a joint venture to develop a hybrid system that could eventually come to the automaker???s large cars and trucks. The powertrain is a hydraulic hybrid system, which is similar to those...
KickingTiresIt???s been more than 30 years since the Environmental Protection Agency allowed a fuel mixture of 10% ethanol and 90% gasoline in America???s vehicle fleet. Today, the federal agency took steps to increase the ethanol mix even further. The EPA......
KickingTiresThe Environmental Protection Agency has approved a higher blend of ethanol for use in gasoline, but only for vehicles built since 2007. The move will raise the amount of ethanol from 10% ??? called E10, which is sold at most......
KickingTiresFord has announced some big fuel-economy improvements for its new V-6 and V-8 engines equipped on the 2011 Ford F-150. The new 302-horsepower, 3.7-liter V-6 is expected to achieve 16/23 mpg city/highway, and the new 360-hp, 5.0-liter V-8 should get......
Palm Beach Politics | Sun Sentinel blogsSheet cake and the ceremonial handing off of deeds for 26,800 acres of farmland marked the celebration Thursday of a newly completed Everglades restoration land deal with U.S. Sugar Corp. The South Florida Water Management District on Tuesday finalized...
KickingTiresThe Obama administration and federal agencies have proposed the first emissions and fuel-efficiency standards for heavy duty trucks and buses. The proposed rules ??? which come from the U.S. Department of Transportation, the National Highway Traffic...
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