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  1. Good thing he's not an executive for one of the big 3 auto-makers...

    The Black Hole
    Ah, the irony and/or hypocrisy (take your pick)... Obama's 850-mile pizza run http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gqW0jeBmxn9ncFJTUwcQ_6duivTAD97FQ5I80
  2. China going to buy up 3 Big automakers

    Off-Topic Forum
    looks like SAIC will buy assets from GM and Chrysler. good or bad?:wrench:
  3. Audi, other automakers want more U.S. production (USA Today)

    Audi News
    A greener version of the sleek Lamborghini Gallardo and a European debut for Nissan's luxury Infiniti brand were bright spots amid the gloom as automakers faced a slowing market at the Geneva auto show on Tuesday. More...
  4. Automakers race to add new gadgets

    Anything Auto
    You can put all the whiz bang you want in the car, but if the car sucks, it still sucks. And every option that adds cost to the car makes the car less attractive.
  5. California sues automakers over polution

    Anything Auto
    http://money.cnn.com/2006/09/20/news/companies/suit_automakers.reut/index.htm?postversion=2006092013 So my question is, who's suing California and it's cities for the poor planning that caused their dependance on cars in the first place. :crazy:
  6. What's with the bad advertising by auto-makers?

    Off-Topic Forum
    They just make their customers look like dipshits (which may be true in many cases...but still). First there were the annoying On Star ads for GM products: Customer: "Hi, I've looked myself inside the car and I don't know what to do" On Star: "Calm down, mam, I can help..."...
  7. What is it with european automakers...

    Anything Auto
    especially those German and Scandinavian automakers. They seem to make some of the nicest, classiest cars on the road. My last trip to Europe, I swear every car I saw just seemed so well made (quite unlike our lovely american counterparts GM, Ford, etc...). Maybe it's because I don't see them...
  8. Automakers to give diagnostic codes to repair shops

    Anything Auto
    Automakers to give diagnostic codes to repair shops Tom Ford Star Tribune Washington Bureau Correspondent Published Sep 27, 2002 CAR27 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Dale Feste, owner of an independent automobile repair shop in Hopkins, said that two or three times each month he couldn't fix a...
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