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Toyota's futuristic, freaky fuel-cell car

Toyota's new Mirai hydrogen fuel cell vehicle is worth a good, serious look. It won't be easy, though. While hydrogen fuel cell cars are mired in controversy, there's one thing everyone seems to agree on about this one.

It is kind of ugly.

Toyota's des...

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Chrysler expands recall to 3.3 million vehicles

Under pressure from federal regulators, Chrysler will expand a recall of cars and trucks equipped with Takata airbags.

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GM halts deliveries to Russia

General Motors has halted deliveries of cars to Russia, making it the latest Western company to pull out of the market in the wake of the ruble's plunge.

The plunge in the value of the ruble means that Western companies don't get as much money when th...

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Toyota has best value: Consumer Reports

If you're looking for a car with the best value, you might want to check out Toyota.

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GM to make more cars in Mexico

GM plans to spend $3.6 billion over the next four years to modernize and expand its production facilities in Mexico.

The investment, which is in addition to $1.4 billion it spent over the past two years, will make GM the biggest auto exporter in Mexic...

Older cars in Cuba

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How long can Cuba's classic cars last?

With U.S. President Barack Obama announcing a historic overhaul in relations between the United States and Cuba, the largest island in the Caribbean stands on the precipice of dramatic change.

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Ford shares tumble 5%

Ford fell nearly 5 percent Monday on reports of a downgrade from a Deutsche Bank analyst.

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Burt Reynolds sells his Trans Am for $450,000

The Pontiac Trans Am owned by Burt Reynolds and based on the one in his movie Smokey and the Bandit sold at auction for $450,000.

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Takata struggled with airbag problems since late 1990s

At the heart of the deadly airbag recall engulfing Japanese airbag maker Takata is an inexpensive chemical called ammonium nitrate.

Takata, one of the world's largest makers of airbags, has long used ammonium nitrate to inflate its airbags during an a...

River Bridge Road reopens

River Bridge Road reopens in Berks

Drivers through one Berks County community can resume their old driving route now that a bridge project is done.

Poll Cold reception for NJ gas tax proposal

Poll: Cold reception for New Jersey gas tax proposal

Some New Jersey lawmakers are saying raising gas taxes is the only way to pay for new road, bridge, and rail projects, but the increase is proving to be a tough sell for residents.

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