Posts Tagged: "Autos"

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2014 Kia Forte- Lower, Longer, Wider… And Sexier?

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Last week I reported on Kia’s 2014 release of their Sorento CUV. You can read that here. Now for a brief rundown of what we can expect of Kia’s 2014 Forte. The Kia Forte slots into their lineup between the Rio sub-compact sedan and the best-selling Optima mid-size sedan. The 2014...

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The 2014 Kia Sorento Is Here; SX-L Trim Level Added

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Dateline: 1994 Cue “Nocturnes” (2) for piano by Fryderyk Chopin… Lorena Bobbit is found not guilty by reason of insanity (if you don’t know the offense, look it up); Nancy Kerrigan is clubbed in the knee by an assailant under orders from a clearly disturbed ex-husband of Tonya Harding’s, Jeff...

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2013 Chevrolet Spark EV (pics/video)

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Chevy’s Spark minicar is becoming an electric vehicle come 2013, which is GM’s first full EV since their EV1. The Spark EV joins Chey’s growing electric vehicles that includes the Volt extended-range EV and the 2013 Malibu Eco with eAssist technology. Chevy plans to start out the new EV model...

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BRABUS Creates 4WD Full Electric E-Class Prototype

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Known for their aftermarket creations, BRABUS has decided to get into the electric car game and debuted a high-performance 4WD full electric prototype at the Frankfurt Motor Show back in September. While they didn’t create the car from the ground up, they did use a Mercedes-Benz E-Class as the base...

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The Cadillac Ciel Concept: GM’s New Futuristic Droptop

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Cadillac has officially unveiled its Ciel Concept. The oversized, four-seat convertible was first shown off to the public at the 2011 Pebble Beach Councours D’Elegance. It’s named for the French translation for sky, which is adequate given that the car’s design was inspired by the natural beauty of the California...

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Superbus: A 155mph Extra Long Limo

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The Superbus might be best branded a misfit given its unorthodox nature.  This massively long car, or bus, travels at a speed of  up to 155mph and is designed for cities that don’t want to invest in a permanent railway system.  Range is purported to be just over 125 miles. It measures...

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Great, Now Cars Are Tweeting

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AJ tweets a lot about personal issues. No, AJ isn’t your friend’s annoying little brother, it’s a 2011 Ford Fiesta. A computer in the car monitors its systems, like speed and engine data, and translates that information into tweet-ready sentences like “It’s getting pretty dark; time to put the headlights...