Daily Archives: October 3, 2014

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Classic and ClassyCar Show

The Classy and Classic Car Show was held in conjunction with Homecoming Week for North Dakota State College of Science. Horsepower took over Dakota Avenue in Wahpeton Thursday evening as car enthusiasts displayed and viewed some beautiful cars. Above: The famous ‘57 Chevy Bel Air tailfins were designed to duplicate the wide look in the car’s rear end. Many motors were on display as well, drawing …

Ferrari 'unique but not untouchable'

Ferrari is unique but not untouchable, says Fiat boss

Warren Buffett Buys New-Car Retail Chain

Warren Buffett wants to sell you a car. His Berkshire Hathaway Inc. would acquire an about $8 billion retail business with operations from Florida to California, and use it to snap up family-owned dealerships elsewhere. The retailer, which will be named Berkshire Hathaway Automotive, can leverage Berkshire’s other companies to provide car sales, financing and related services. “We’re certainly …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge are MirrorLink-Enabled

PARIS–(BUSINESSWIRE)– Mondial de L’Automobile – The Car Connectivity Consortium (CCC), an organization driving global technologies for smartphone-centric car connectivity solutions, today announced that the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge are MirrorLink-enabled. The news represents a tipping point for the global MirrorLink ecosystem and demonstrates Samsung’s commitment to all …

CAR NEWS: The Volkswagen XL Sport is sexiest-looking two-cylinder car ever

Based on the economical XL1

Verizon Wireless And AT&T Fight For Car Connectivity

Cellular companies are now fighting for the right to connect to your car. Much of the news surrounding the rush for in-car connections sound like the controversies surrounding cellular service. But instead of talking about mobile gadgets like smartphones and tablets, these cellular companies are trying to gain exposure to drivers. So how exactly does Verizon Wireless And AT&T Fight For Car …

Illegal car cleaners thrive on streets despite crackdown

 The police have launched a crackdown on illegal car cleaners in the streets, but the latter continue to proliferate in various parts of the Saudi capital to offer their services and augment their meager income.

TrueCar And U.S. News Expand Auto-Buying Program That Reaches Over 4 Million Monthly Car Researchers

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — TrueCar, Inc. (TRUE), the negotiation-free car buying and selling platform, and U.S. News & World Report, a multimedia publisher of consumer advice, rankings and news, today announced a two-year extension of the U.S. Over 40,000 vehicles have been sold to users of the program with buyers saving an average of $3,221 off MSRP. As part of the …

TroubleShooters: SUV bursts into flames after leaving lot

A teenager was behind the wheel of a car when it started smoking and later burst into flames, less than an hour after it was bought. When she couldn't get her money back from the person who sold it to her, she came to the Action News TroubleShooters for help.

Now Playing in Jaguars, Land Rovers: Rivet News Radio

HearHere Radio Inc. and Jaguar Land Rover Automotive PLC have partnered to bring Rivet News Radio to luxury car owners worldwide. Announced today at the Paris Motor Show, Rivet News Radio has been selected to be one of the first preferred services for JLR’s InControl Apps audio system.