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Op-Ed: The 10 coolest movie cars you can buy

Sofa seat belts on; this week sees the release of Need For Speed on DVD. The film’s raison d’etre is to see how many ridiculously fast cars they drive (and destroy) in 132 minutes of fully-leaded action.
In the Media by Drew Hendricks

Supreme Court rules that police can't stop you for your car color

Pensacola - Most headlines such as this read "can't stop you for the color of your skin." After a recent ruling even the color of your car should not matter to police.
In the Media by Walter McDaniel - 2 comments

'Whisky powered' cars being considered

Glasgow - The company Celtic Renewables has partnered with a Belgian pilot plant to bring its bio-fuel made from whisky production residue to an industrial scale.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 4 comments

Rock throwing at Lamborghini Aventador caught on camera

A rock throwing Lamborghini Aventador incident was caught on camera on the streets of Playa Vista, California. Automobile blogs could only speculate on what caused the supercar to be stoned.

Technology driving big changes for car shopping

The days of sauntering onto a car lot, ill-equipped with knowledge or insight, and falling prey to the cunning ways of the opportunistic car salesman are long gone.
In the Media by Michael Essany

All new cars will have backup cameras by 2018

With the growing number of vehicular accidents, the government is recognizing the need for stricter safety utilities, including mandatory backup cameras.
In the Media by Jenna Cyprus - 1 comment

Op-Ed: Website scams UK motorists to part with more money Special

London - A website has been set up for U.K. motorists who are paying their annual driving tax. The problem is, the site charges a handling fee, unlike the official government website, and it can take multiple payments, according to one concerned reader.
Digital Journal Report by Tim Sandle - 3 comments

Surging market for electric vehicles in 2014 and beyond

Manufacturers are offering more electric vehicles than ever. With market prices falling, consumers are welcoming this rapidly growing technology. From the environment to the macro-economy, humanity has much to gain from this emerging industry.
In the Media by Ashton Jones - 2 comments

CDC launches campaign aiming to protect children in cars

Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death for children in the U.S. The CDC has launched a campaign to reduce the number of injuries and deaths.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Sporty Stingray and Jaguars spotted in Jacksonville Special

Jacksonville - A chic outdoor mall south of downtown Jacksonville, Fla. appears to be one place where the sleek, speedy animals of the car world roam. A local importer showcases feline machines around a high-end watering hole, which seems to draw other fast creatures.
Digital Journal Report by Kay Mathews - 5 comments

Hamburg working to eliminate cars within city limits by 2034

Hamburg - How could a major city in the world, a city of almost two million people, one larger than Philadelphia, exist without cars? How is it possible? The city of Hamburg, Germany, is trying see that it happens in the second-largest city in the country.
In the Media by Mike White

Hybrid cars fail to ease Pakistan's gas woes

Islamabad - Pakistan last year announced measures to boost the hybrid car market, hoping they might help wean the country off its costly addiction to imported fuels, but seven months on the plan looks to have stalled.
In the Media by Masroor Gilani (AFP)

As luxury reaches masses, will auto brands lose prestige?

Detroit - American consumers have a taste for luxury and automakers are rushing to deliver by upgrading interiors, loading up on fancy features and expanding their offerings with stylish new models.
In the Media by Mira Oberman (AFP)

Cuban car prices skyrocket under new law

While Cubans are finally able to purchase cars without government permission for the first time since 1959, prices on new and used vehicles are creating the ultimate sticker shock.
In the Media by Lizz Riggs - 2 comments

Toyota plans to launch zero-emission 'car of the future'

Toyota executives have announced plans to launch a fuel-cell powered car in 2015. With zero emissions and low cost, the cars are expected to be commonplace sooner than expected.
In the Media by Cameron Christner - 7 comments

Penguin huddles are like ‘traffic jams’

To stay warm and conserve energy during the breeding season emperor penguins form huddles, with thousands of birds packing in close together. New research describes the movement like "waves in a traffic jam."
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

No deaths reported in 60+ car pileup in Massachusetts

On Sunday morning, freezing conditions were blamed for a 65-car pileup in central Massachusetts. No deaths were reported.
In the Media by Owen Weldon - 1 comment

Hyundai to market hydrogen vehicle

In 2014, car manufacturer Hyundai plans to start selling a Tucson SUV powered by a hydrogen fuel cell to the U.S. market. The aim is to make the first mass-produced alternative fuel car.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 5 comments

Data from self-driving cars will set us free, says Urmson

Santa Clara - Data from Google’s autonomous-car project show that self-driving cars are not only better than humans in driving situations, they can protect drivers from moving violations too.
In the Media by Kirstin Stokes Smith - 4 comments

Op-Ed: New auto lending trends may signal long-term trouble

After the housing finance bubble burst, mortgage lending went through tremendous change in an effort to keep consumers from purchasing more house than they could afford. Now, some of those same concerns are surfacing in the auto-lending sector.
In the Media by Lori Weaver - 1 comment

Only 1 hybrid in the 'Green Car of the Year' candidates for 2014

The 2014 green car of the year finalists were announced this month. You thought it would be a list of hybrids or electric cars? Think again. The improvements in the combustion engine have come a long way.
In the Media by Elizabeth Parker - 4 comments

Canadian auto manufacturing to decline 25% by 2020

Oshawa - Joe McCabe, president of the auto consulting firm Automotive Compass LLC, claims that vehicle production in Canada is predicted to decline by as much as 25 percent by 2020.
In the Media by Ken Hanly - 1 comment

Norway to place 'disco poles' to scare elk away from busy roads

After several traffic incidents involving elks, Norway is trying out a new system using "disco poles" to scare the wandering animals away from oncoming cars on busy roads.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 2 comments

NYU finance professor says Tesla stock worth under $70

Ever wondered how Tesla Motors is doing in the field of stocks and market shares? A finance professor from NYU makes a prediction but doesn't even come close.
In the Media by Jenna Cyprus

Top 10 auto insurance tips every driver should know Promoted

Auto insurance isn't just a pragmatic opt-in; it's the law. How, then, can consumers fulfill their legal obligation to be insured while fulfilling their wallet's desire to be, well, not completely emptied?
Promoted Content by Kelli Korducki

Canada preparing for self-driving cars

Canadian drivers could have a self-driving vehicle in as little as four years. This will end up impacting technology and society in bigger, and possibly confusing, ways.
In the Media by Johnnie Guerrio - 5 comments

What drivers should do when they're in an at-fault car accident Promoted

When a driver is determined to be at fault in an accident, this anxious situation often invites a number of fears and unknowns along with it.
Promoted Content by Alexandra Christopoulos - 1 comment

Will hacking into car systems soon be an everyday concern?

Hackers have recently been demonstrating how they can take control of a car from a distance. All that's needed is some know-how and a laptop or even a smartphone.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 13 comments

Video: Around 30 police horses stampede in Mexico City

Mexico - Around 30 police horses escaped and galloped crazily down one of Mexico City's busiest streets, injuring one person and damaging 11 cars on Tuesday.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 3 comments

Hot new cars for fall 2013 Promoted

From the sporty 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C to the next iteration of the ever-popular Mini Cooper, these are the top five cars you'll want to check out this fall.
Promoted Content by Annette McLeod - 4 comments
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The Yorkville Exotic Car Show in Toronto
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