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Illinois Car Museum will give away DeLorean if Chicago Cubs win World Series

Autoblog - 1 hour 10 min ago

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A museum in Illinois is giving away a DeLorean, but only if the Chicago Cubs win the 2015 World Series as predicted in the science fiction film Back to the Future II.

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Illinois Car Museum will give away DeLorean if Chicago Cubs win World Series originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:28:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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The List #0231: Climb Mount Washington

Autoblog - 1 hour 38 min ago

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Mount Washington is the highest peak of the Presidential Range at 6,288 feet, making it a daring hill climb for any driver. But there is no more dangerous time to visit than in the dead of winter. Once the Auto Road ices over, the only way to make the treacherous trek is in a four-track vehicle.

Join hosts Jessi and Patrick as they check "climb Mount Washington" off of their list!

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The List #0231: Climb Mount Washington originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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2015 VW e-Golf gets cheaper Limited Editon, starts at $33,450*

Autoblog - 2 hours 8 min ago

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If you've been thinking about getting your hands on the VW e-Golf but couldn't quite stretch to the full $35k starting price, we've got good news for you. Volkswagen has announced a cheaper Limited Edition for $2,000 less.

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2015 VW e-Golf gets cheaper Limited Editon, starts at $33,450* originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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FCA chief 'concerned' about Apple disrupting auto industry

Leftlane - 2 hours 9 min ago
Sergio Marchionne suggests Apple's arrival could help the whole industry, but the tech giants should not "underestimate carmakers' ability to respond."






Nissan's Ultimate Smart BBQ e-NV200 is crowd-funded fun in Japan

Autoblog - 2 hours 40 min ago

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A crowdfunding campaign in Japan is hoping to host several parties with the Ultimate Smart BBQ Vehicle in Japan. This custom e-NV200 boasts a full kitchenette, karaoke machine and deployable drone for an a emissions-free shindig.

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Nissan's Ultimate Smart BBQ e-NV200 is crowd-funded fun in Japan originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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How they did: February performance vs. industry

Leftlane - 2 hours 53 min ago
The U.S. automotive industry grew 5.3% overall in February. How did each brand stack up?






Chevy previews 2016 Malibu ahead of New York debut

Autoblog - 3 hours 8 min ago

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Chevrolet is bringing an all-new Malibu to the New York Auto Show and is previewing it in this teaser image.

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Chevy previews 2016 Malibu ahead of New York debut originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Last original Aston Martin DBS found in barn headed to auction

Autoblog - 3 hours 37 min ago

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The final Aston Martin DBS made heads to auction in March 10 with dull paint, a dinged body and missing parts. Still, auctioneers in the UK think it might sell for as high as $61,500.

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Last original Aston Martin DBS found in barn headed to auction originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Acura TLX earns 5-star NCAP crash rating for 2015

Leftlane - 3 hours 39 min ago
The new TLX has earned top crashworthiness honors from both the NHTSA and the IIHS.






Suzuki iK-2 and iM-4 concepts suggest future style

Autoblog - 4 hours 7 min ago

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For a relatively small Japanese brand, Suzuki brought quite a bit to the Geneva Motor Show with its iK-2 and iM-4 Concepts. The vehicles show off the company's future styling, next-gen platform and two future powertrain ideas.

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Suzuki iK-2 and iM-4 concepts suggest future style originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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McLaren teases Sports Series again [Video]

Leftlane - 4 hours 32 min ago
The promotional video shows the entry-level McLaren drifting during extreme cold-weather testing.






Skoda Superb goes even bigger for its third-generation [w/video]

Autoblog - 4 hours 36 min ago

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It might be closely related to the Volkswagen Golf, but the Skoda Superb delivers a much larger, passenger-friendly, four-door package.

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Sbarro Aria Concept is a better class project than we ever managed

Autoblog - 5 hours 7 min ago

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The Sbarro Aria Concept is the fruit of a 12-week student design project, and looks like it would be a hoot to toss around some Alpine roads.

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Sbarro Aria Concept is a better class project than we ever managed originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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MIT puts V2V technology on its 2015 Top Ten list

Autoblog - 5 hours 37 min ago

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Ahead of autonomous vehicles, lightweighting, and hydrogen fuel cells, the MIT Technology Review puts vehicle-to-vehicle communications on its list of Ten Breakthrough Technologies of 2015. But with car hacking making more headlines more frequently, will V2V be just another way to for your car to be remotely commandeered?

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MIT puts V2V technology on its 2015 Top Ten list originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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We obsessively covered the 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Autoblog - 15 hours 37 min ago

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Have a look at our full roundup of coverage from the 2015 Geneva Motor Show.

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We obsessively covered the 2015 Geneva Motor Show originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Spania shows off GTA Spano, 'the main focal point' at Geneva

Autoblog - 15 hours 58 min ago

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Spania seems to think the GTA Spano is the most important, most highly anticipated vehicle on display at the Geneva Motor Show. That's clearly not the case, but it's pretty cool, regardless. See for yourself.

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Spania shows off GTA Spano, 'the main focal point' at Geneva originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:40:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Ruf RGT 4.2 offers 518 hp of naturally aspirated power

Autoblog - 16 hours 18 min ago

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Ruf brings its own take on naturally aspirated Porsche power to the Geneva Motor Show. Its RGT 4.2 boasts a 4.2-liter flat-six pumping out 518 hp and 369 lb-ft of muscle.

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Ruf RGT 4.2 offers 518 hp of naturally aspirated power originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:20:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Techart Porsche 911 Targa 4S is a tuner's attempt at being tasteful

Autoblog - 16 hours 37 min ago

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Ignore the violent shade of yellow, and it's easy to see that Techart has managed to modify a car without ruining its aesthetics.

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2016 Kia Cee'd GT Line brings new 1.0-liter engine to Geneva

Autoblog - 17 hours 17 min ago

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The Kia Cee'd GT Line might look like just another hatchback that's offered to European customers on the outside. However, underneath the vehicle hides two of the Korean brand's latest powertrain innovations.

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2016 Kia Cee'd GT Line brings new 1.0-liter engine to Geneva originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:21:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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