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  1. Crash test or early Google Street View attempt!?

    The Lounge
    * Sometimes, others have a unique perspective. For this crash test image, I asked: VW or coupe? But, Ben queried if it might be the 1st Google street view attempt! & instead of a pink Cadillac, a pink Plymouth wagon...
  2. On the fence: SUV gets stuck in smuggling attempt

    The Lounge
    October 30, 2012 8:08 PM BY CHRIS McDANIEL - SUN STAFF WRITER Two men attempting to enter the United States illegally early Tuesday morning were thwarted when their SUV got stuck on top of the border fence 20 miles west of Yuma. Shortly after midnight, Border Patrol agents patrolling the...
  3. Cyclone Power Inc to run patented steam engine in 2011 for land speed record attempt

    The Lounge
    Lest you think the steam engine for automobiles is dead, think again. Cyclone Power Technologies Inc. already has a compact, heat regenerative, external combustion engine that has been developed to achieve high thermal efficiencies and power-to-weight ratio. First things first, though. How about...
  4. Attempt to bar GM, Chrysler lobbying fails

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    WASHINGTON -- A move by a California House Republican to bar General Motors, Chrysler and the former GMAC from lobbying while owned in part by the U.S. government failed today, with House Democrats voting to block the proposal from joining a financial reform bill. More...
  5. Ford Fusion Hybrid set to attempt to travel 1,000 miles on a single tank of gas

    Ford Car Discussion
    Article taken from How far can you get on a single tank of gas? That depends on such details as how much fuel you can fit in your tank, the efficiency of your vehicle and how much control you have over your bladder. Ford seems to think you can eke 1,000 miles out of a single tank...