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It seems Ford has started a tradition for itself: Every ten years they celebrate by creating a monster of a car to celebrate their historical victory at Le Mans back in 1966 with their world-beating GT40. Of course this seems to only be the second time Ford has done this, but some say life doesn't begin until your forty anyway, so we'll assume that the same can be said for anniversaries of beating the snot out of Ferraris in front of the world.
Well, it seems that the words, "Toyota" and "recall" are slowly becoming synonymous. Unfortunately for the Japanese car maker, they have had to recently send out a call-back for 159,700 RAV4 models built between May 13, 2003 and October 25, 2005. This time around it is because these cars have an airbag that may go off without notice and without a crash. It seems that moisture can get in and mess with the inflator, causing it to rupture, and thus deploy the the dual-stage front airbag unexpectedly.
They say that timing is everything, and this dynamic can have sweeping implications. You can enjoy more opportunities if you strike while the iron is hot, and this certainly enters the equation when you are thinking about buying a new car.
With the 2016 BMW M6 recently unveiled, BMW has quietly revealed that it will also herald the arrival of a newly updated Competition Package that promises to endow the car with more power, as well as several pieces of new technology aimed at enhancing the driving experience of the M6 as a whole.
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With the 2015 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este set to take place in Italy later this month, BW has released a lone teaser image of the slick concept car it plans to unveil at the show—a 21st century tribute to the legendary 3.0 CSL Coupe.
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This is one of my favorite times of year, and, of course, many people would probably say the same thing since the weather is warming up. However, here in Las Vegas, the weather has been nice for a while now. I love this particular time of year because I'm a fan of horse racing, and it is Triple Crown season.
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In the course of automotive history, there have been thousands of cars that have elicited almost as many emotions from us. Some cars like the Edsel or the Pontiac Aztek make us cringe and wonder if the best thing those designers ever created was their resume. Then, on the opposite end of the spectrum are the cars that we simply love instantly like the Tri-Five Chevrolets or the first generation Thunderbird. Then there are cars that simply blow out minds with their combination of speed and beauty. Cars that blend the perfect mix of power, and esthetic appeal are few and far between, but when they do come along, they ingrain their images in our memories forever. One of the best examples of these cars was the very first McLaren F1 created by Ameritech.
When you buy a new motor vehicle, whether it is really new or just new to you, the right way to go will depend upon your objectives. There are those who want to buy their dream cars, and they don't necessarily think about the long run, because they intend to trade up before the cars rack up too many miles.
Rod Stewart is a genuine rock and roll legend who is often overlooked when conversations take place about the true greats. When you look at his list of accomplishments, you recognize just how successful he has been over the years.
Following hints that appeared to suggest that the iconic G-Class was in for a downsized future, Mercedes-Benz has revealed the new engines and subtle tweaks that will make their debut on the Euro-spec version of the G-Class, with many of these updates eventually making their way to U.S.-grade cars in the near future.
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Throughout its history, Porsche was always known as a company that has produced some of the world's greatest sports cars. The company only recently entered the SUV and CUV market segments with the Cayenne and the recently launched Macan CUV. However, the company's April sales figures appear to reveal that Porsche has transformed into a company that relies on its SUVs for strong sales versus its traditional sports car lineup.
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