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GM looking to raise budget

Filed under: Motorsports , Hybrid , Japan , Toyota Drivers in Japan have once again taken to the track in an effort to wring maximum mileage from their Toyota hybrids. Continue reading

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Saab running out of options

Filed under: Hybrid , Europe , Technology , BMW , Lexus , Toyota , Diesel Automotive News reports Lexus won’t be getting any diesel engines from BMW as part of the new collaboration between parent company Toyota and the German automaker. BMW and Toyota are set to team up on next-generation green technology, though the two will apparently stick to crafting a new lithium-ion battery instead of swapping diesel tech. BMW will serve up a few small-displacement diesel engines for use in European Toyota models, but it won’t supply direct-competitor Lexus with any oil-burning lumps Continue reading

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’93 F-150 Lightning for sale

Filed under: Etc. , Government/Legal , Safety , Cadillac , Toyota , Fiat The 2012 Toyota Camry and 2012 Cadillac CTS have joined the ranks of vehicles that have earned the coveted five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration . Continue reading

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Chinese bank to help Saab

Filed under: Coupe , Videos , Toyota Toyota is an auto sales juggernaut, but when it comes to sports cars, the Japanese automaker tends to come up exceptionally short. Continue reading

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Modified ’73 Porsche 911

Filed under: Concept Cars , Coupe , Tokyo Motor Show , Hatchback , Toyota , Electric The Tokyo Motor Show wackiness has officially begun, and the first far-out concept comes courtesy of Toyota and the Fun-Vii. Forget custom paint jobs and vinyl graphics, the Fun-Vii lets you change the exterior design “with the same ease as downloading an application,” allowing drivers to display everything from custom messages to flashy graphics through some manner of magical exterior display technology Continue reading

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Doc Browns Delorean up for sale

Filed under: Coupe , Performance , Etc. , Japan , Videos , Toyota Toyota has released a new teaser for the company’s upcoming FT-86 that gives us all a glimpse into the vehicle’s design process. Continue reading

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1989 Toyota MR2 on sale

Filed under: SUV , Plants/Manufacturing , Chrysler , Jeep There will be a new Jeep model to replace the Liberty . It will be built at the Toledo North Assemby Plant, and the plan will include creation of a second shift that will augment the Ohio plant’s workforce by 1,100-plus positions Continue reading

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Guy gets $500,000 in cocaine with van

Thoroughly overhauled for the 2013 model year—with more style, more power, better fuel efficiency and an improved MyFord Touch system—the Ford Flex is scheduled to make its world premiere during next week’s L.A. Auto Show. “Flex appeals to people who want to stand out from the crowd and has the highest retention rate of any vehicle in the Ford lineup,” said Mark Fields, Ford president of the Americas Continue reading

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Reskinned 2011 Mustang GT

Filed under: Aftermarket , Concept Cars , Motorsports , SEMA Show , Budget , Performance , Hatchback , Toyota , Racing Toyota tucked its Yaris B-Spec Club Racer amongst a flotilla of pickups at SEMA 2011 . Continue reading

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Online Find of the Day: 1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Strassenversion

Take a look at what’s going on in Automotive News, courtesy of Auto Concepts Northwest! Be sure to check out Auto Concepts Northwest for all of your Auto Detailing needs. Porsche is planning a full-on return to Le Mans in … Continue reading

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