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Car collectors say local business took them for a ride
First Coast News
"Nothing ever happened and it went on and on," said Johnson. "He said he ordered parts, they were at the warehouse, never had any." Damon Deas shares a similar story. In his case, he said he took in 1977 Ford Bronco to Pure Performance, and nothing ...


CNET

Ford's Shelby Mustang GT350 hits the track with a rebel yell
CNET
For all its apparent on-track prowess, Ford seems to understand that high performance alone won't make this car a success. GT350 program members confided to CNET that they've been closely monitoring the fortunes of crosstown rival Chevrolet's Camaro ...

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First drive: 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Digital Trends
While European and Italian marques like Triumph, MG, and Alfa Romeo found their niche among U.S. sports car buyers, it wasn't until Mazda introduced its Miata in 1989 that Americans had a genuine power-to-weight champion for the masses…courtesy of ...

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Huffington Post

15 Secret (and Not-So-Secret) Spots In Connecticut's Northwest Corner
Huffington Post
Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, Daniel Day Lewis and Oliver Platt all have homes in these parts. Paul Newman was a frequent visitor - mainly to race his cars at Lime Rock Park. Even the majority owners of Manolo Blahnik have set up shop here (though not the ...


Reuters Business News Schedule at 1230 GMT/0830 AM ET
Reuters
FRANKFURT - Deutsche Bank's new boss hit out at staff in a memo saying performance is "nowhere good enough" after Germany's largest bank warns that its turnaround is at risk from heavy legal charges. (DEUTSCHE BANK-RESULTS/ (UPDATE 2), moved, ... U.S ...

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The Tennessean

Infiniti tests students to find Formula 1 intern
The Tennessean
Infiniti representatives were at Nissan headquarters in Franklin Wednesday to find the best American intern to work on their next Formula 1 race car. As part of the Infiniti Performance Engineering Academy, 12 engineering students from colleges around ...


Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. Announces 2015 Second Quarter Financial Results
GlobeNewswire (press release)
These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other important factors that could cause our actual results, performance or achievements or industry results to differ materially from any future results, performance ...

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GM plans new car family for global markets, $5B investment
Autoblog (blog)
... like the US aren't currently being considered for the new family vehicle. As for where it will be built, the press release specifically says it won't be exported to the US, meaning it will very likely be built abroad using parts from local ...

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Volvo Cars buys 100 percent of Polestar
Inquirer.net
We have decided to bring this experience to more Volvo drivers, placing the full resources of Volvo behind the development of Polestar as the model name for our high-performance cars,” said Håkan Samuelsson, president and chief executive of Volvo Cars.

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Huffington Post

Formula 1 CIO: 11 Ways to Build a High Performance IT Organization
Huffington Post
The Williams Martini race car has about 200 sensors on the car; everything from breaks to tires, two fluid levels, fuel levels, heat, temperature in different parts of the car, and engine sensors. All of these sensors are capturing about 1000 channels ...