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Vehicle crashes into used car lot in Colebrookdale

COLEBROOKDALE >> Several used cars for sale were hit when the driver of a sedan veered off the road late Saturday night and ended up in the lot of Irwin’s Auto Repair, 1075 W. Philadelphia Ave. Colebrookdale Police are investigating the accident that occurred at 11:03 p.m. The car was reportedly traveling west on Route 73 and veered off the ... Read More »

New and used the KIA Sportage is simply stunning

How about head-turning looks, a touch of class, comfortable interior and the latest technology? Fitted with LED running lights and tinted glass, the Kia Sportage stands out from the crowd. With front fog and cornering lights, rain sensitive front wipers and electric adjustable heated door mirrors, the Sportage has practicality running throughout. It’s available in a choice of petrol or ... Read More »

FBI used aerial surveillance above Baltimore and Ferguson

The FBI used aerial surveillance above Baltimore and Ferguson, according to reports by the Baltimore Sun and The Associated Press. The Sun reports that the FBI used advanced technology on airplanes to monitor protesters in Baltimore in the week after Freddie Gray‘s funeral, according to documents the Sun obtained under the Freedom of Information Act. According to the AP, FBI Director James ... Read More »

Are Luxury Cars Just Dressed Up Versions Of Regular Cars?

Hello good people of Jalopnik, and welcome to Letters to Doug, your favorite weekly column that involves Doug responding to letters. Although there are many great things about Letters to Doug, like the fact that I get paid to write it, I think possibly the best thing is that you, too, can participate. Just send an e-mail to me at ... Read More »

First Detroit Electric SP:01 rolls off the assembly line

The Detroit Electric SP:01 electric sports car is finally in production, but not in Detroit. Detroit Electric, which bears one of the oldest names in the car business, has been trying to get its act together for years. And while it has finally reached the important milestone of actually making cars, it is not doing so in quite in the ... Read More »

How eBay Broke My Final Garage Rules

​In a fun-filled, often tragic, lifetime of buying, selling, restoring and racing 50-some automobiles since I bought my first car (a 1951 Buick Straight Eight) in 1964, you might say I’ve learned a few things. Or you might not. The smart money says I haven’t, and so does the guy who checks the gas meter in my workshop. Nevertheless, I have come ... Read More »

Electric Car Sales Plunge After State Tax Credit Repealed

Up until June 30, the state of Georgia offered the buyer of an electric car a $5,000 credit. That was on top of the $7,500 credit available from the federal government. Nissan sold 1,020 LEAFs in May of this year and another 1,008 in June. In August, it sold 66 of its all electric vehicles. Why? Because the Georgia state ... Read More »

Migrant gang sex traffickers using UK car washes as brothels

Unsuspecting drivers are being approached by migrant gangs who are offering them girls for sex at car washes. The gangs are being probed by a task force set up to crack down on human trafficking and modern day slavery. A former detective who oversees the operation said he had received complaints from shocked motorists in north Wales who had been ... Read More »

Used-Car Wave May Weigh on Detroit

U.S. auto sales, due Tuesday, are set for their biggest year-over-year drop since the financial crisis. But this isn’t a reason to panic. Neither stock-market jitters nor interest rates are at fault. Instead, blame Grover Cleveland. The former U.S. president decided to commemorate Labor Day on the first Monday in September rather than May 1, like most other countries. This ... Read More »

Mahindra XUV500 Sales Cross 1.5 Lakh Mark

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M) has announced that the company’s XUV500 has achieved a feat of 1,50,000 unit sales including exports. The Cheetah inspired SUV has crossed the milestone in just four years after it was launched in September 2011. The 100% indigenous vehicle was able to make use of the Mahindra’s world class research and development facility at Mahindra ... Read More »