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U.S. agency submits auto tariff report probe to White House

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. Commerce Department sent a report to U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday that could unleash steep tariffs on imported cars and auto parts, provoking a sharp backlash...
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Watermelon farmer Chastain gets top 10 at Daytona 500

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Ross Chastain always has watermelons around victory lane, a nod to his roots in the family fruit farming business. He may not spend much time on the...
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I drove the world's best-selling electric car for a weekend - and I realized why electric cars need more than 200 miles of range

I drove the world's best-selling electric car for a weekend - and I realized why electric cars need more than 200 miles of range

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

I drove the 2018 Nissan Leaf for a weekend in December. The vehicle performed as I would expect given its size and price, but its 151-mile range presented challenges. I was...
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Tesla needs to expedite its plans for an electric pickup truck before it loses a key advantage

Tesla needs to expedite its plans for an electric pickup truck before it loses a key advantage

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The auto industry is making some serious noise about electric pickup trucks. Last week, Amazon led an investment of $700 million in electric startup Rivian , which debuted a...
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Google Play Will Automatically Update Android Apps-Even if Users Aren't Logged Into Google

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Android phone users who can't be bothered to upgrade apps are about to get some help from Google Play. The service will automatically upgrade some pre-loaded apps, even if a...
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Google Play Will Automatically Update Android Apps-Even if Users Aren't Logged Into Google

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Android phone users who can't be bothered to upgrade apps are about to get some help from Google Play. The service will automatically upgrade some pre-loaded apps, even if a...
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Honda Recalling Pickups for Catching Fire When Washed

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Got a dirty Honda Ridgeline and some joker has scrawled “Wash me” in the dirt on your pickup? Ignore that advice, since Honda and the National Highway Traffic Safety...
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How to rent a car using your Costco membership

How to rent a car using your Costco membership

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Costco members can rent cars at discounted prices through Costco Travel . The retailer's car rental program allows members to reserve vehicles from participating Alamo, Avis...
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U.S. factory output drops, autos fall the most since recession

2 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

U.S. manufacturing output fell steeply in January as motor vehicle production posted its biggest fall since 2009, with declines in a broad range of goods likely to fuel fears...
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US industrial output tumbled 0.6 percent in January

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune   |   3 articles

U.S. industrial production fell 0.6 percent in January, stemming in large part from an 8.8 percent plunge in the making of motor vehicles and auto parts.
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