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  1. Paul Walker's Death: Details Emerge About Crashed Porsche Carrera GT

    10:47 am PST 12/01/2013
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    The car was reportedly last listed for $359,000. One driver told Autoweek that handling the vehicle was "scary" even for pro drivers. READ MORE

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  2. L.A. Auto Show Wrap-Up: Self-Driving Cars Steer Future Shock

    10:21 am PST 11/25/2013
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    Technology is reshaping the auto industry as thoroughly as it is transforming Hollywood and will be just as disruptive. "This is fundamentally changing how we drive," said Sven Beiker, of Stanford University's Center of Automotive Research. READ MORE

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  3. L.A. Auto Show: Porsche Unveils Macan SUV

    5:16 pm PST 11/21/2013
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    Introduced by Maria Sharapova, the car is the automaker's entry into the exploding category already staked out by BMW, Range Rover and Audi. READ MORE

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  4. L.A. Auto Show: Jaguar Introduces F-Type Coupe

    11:53 am PST 11/21/2013
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    The vehicle evokes the marque's classic E-type, a favorite of Steve McQueen, with modern styling and performance. READ MORE

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  5. Mercedes, Audi, Ford and Google Race to Develop Driverless Cars

    10:00 am PST 11/21/2013
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    Top automakers and tech companies aim for self-driving cars in the next five years. READ MORE

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  6. L.A. Auto Show: Mercedes Vision Gran Turismo to Star in New Edition of Video Game

    5:54 pm PST 11/20/2013
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    The concept car, built as source material for the car racing franchise, was the talk of the show. READ MORE

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  7. L.A. Auto Show: Connected Cars Will Rule in 2014, Audi Unveils Connected A3

    8:49 pm PST 11/19/2013
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    Passengers in Audi's 2015 A3 can access streaming high-definition video on up to eight devices. "The connected car is a whole new environment," says an expert. "Your car is functioning like a giant, moving smart phone." READ MORE

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  8. George Clooney, Elon Musk Trade Tesla Barbs

    10:38 am PST 11/13/2013
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    The mogul dismisses the actor's complaints about his car often leaving him "stuck on the side of the road." READ MORE

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  9. Dax Shepard Takes on New Lamborghini Blancpain Race Series

    1:34 pm PDT 10/22/2013
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    The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo race series is part of a three-prong strategy to provide Lambo enthusiasts with a high-speed thrill. READ MORE

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  10. 'Anchorman's' Ron Burgundy Promotes 2014 Dodge Durango (Video)

    11:26 am PDT 10/07/2013
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    The series of ads featuring Will Ferrell's fictional newsman are the first components of a multiplatform marketing partnership between Paramount and the automaker. READ MORE

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  11. On the Road: New Alternatives for Outside Broadcast Vans

    5:34 pm PDT 09/25/2013
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    A 4K-supported production system on a three-wheeler moped rolled out recently in Denmark. READ MORE

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  12. Hollywood's New Favorite Cars Are Armored and Electrified

    9:00 am PDT 09/20/2013
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    Celebrities from Steven Seagal to Kanye West are rolling in the latest status ride: Luxury vehicles that can take a bullet -- or shock a paparazzo. READ MORE

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  13. Hollywood's New Favorite Cars Are Armored

    9:00 am PDT 09/20/2013
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    From bulletproof Mercedes and BMWs to Cadillac Escalades, THR's Michael Walker and the guys from Texas Armoring Corp. go over a few of the armored luxury vehicles driven by Hollywood's elite. READ MORE

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  14. DeLoreans Getting $45,000 'Back to the Future' Makeovers

    3:03 pm PDT 09/14/2013
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    People are spending thousands of dollars to have the vehicles outfitted to resemble the one that starred in the 1985 movie. READ MORE

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  15. Claire Danes Ends Up in Jail, Kisses Puppies in Comedic New Audi Ad

    6:00 am PDT 09/12/2013
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    "I was happy to take a little time out from saving the world," says the actress of her "goofy" new TV campaign, which will air during this year's Emmy Awards. READ MORE

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  16. James Bond Submarine Car Sells for Nearly $1 Million

    12:41 pm PDT 09/10/2013
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    The Lotus Esprit, one of several used in 1977's "The Spy Who Loved Me," was discovered "Storage Wars"-style in a Long Island container. READ MORE

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  17. Frankfurt Auto Show: Hybrids, Electrics From BMW, Mercedes and Volkswagen to Dominate

    12:13 pm PDT 09/09/2013
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    German automakers make zero-emissions vehicles and hybrids -- Hollywood's hot cars du jour -- a priority at Europe's biggest auto show, and, says VW executive Rudolf Krebs: "The time is ripe to introduce electric mobility on a large scale." READ MORE

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  18. Report: More Than 35 Percent of Electric Cars Are Sold in California

    6:33 pm PDT 09/04/2013
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    Los Angeles and San Francisco lead the state in purchases, while abundant charging stations and tax credits are fueling sales of Tesla and Nissan all-electric models. READ MORE

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  19. Mercedes Developing Google Glass Integration

    10:06 am PDT 08/28/2013
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    The collaboration is a part of a drive to integrate personal electronic devices with a vehicle's infotainment systems. READ MORE

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  20. Peter Jackson's Weta, Park Road Post Earn 3D Awards for 'Avatar,' 'Hobbit' Work

    5:05 am PDT 08/26/2013
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    3D Society’s Technology Awards will also be presented to companies including Dolby, Regal and Mercedes-Benz at the Sept. 18 ceremony. READ MORE

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  21. Vintage Ferrari Sales Set Records at Monterey Car Auctions

    3:37 pm PDT 08/18/2013
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    Jay Leno and Patrick Dempsey are among the stars at the automotive event, where cars with Hollywood histories have mostly fizzled. READ MORE

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