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Ford Escort Coming Back?

April 2nd, 2014

All-New 2015 Ford Escort Spied

Ford will move to bring back its classic Escort nameplate with the introduction of an all-new model set to hit the Chinese and possibly other world markets for the 2015 model year. Spied here cold weather testing in Scandanavia, the new Escort is sized roughly like the current Ford Focus, but will be a lower-cost model designed to be attainable for a greater number of buyers in China and other emerging car markets.

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Obama Announces Second Cash for Clunkers Program

April 1st, 2014

Barack Obama Restarts Cash For Clunkers

In a move that surprised lawmakers concerned about excessive government spending, Barack Obama and the United States Federal Reserve looked to reverse sagging auto industry momentum and spending with the re-introduction of the popular “Cash For Clunkers” program. The program will this time give up to $10,000 toward the purchase of a new vehicle for those who choose to take any nearly any old polluting car off the road.

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The World’s Perfect House For Car Enthusiasts

March 21st, 2014

Project Garage Condo

Have you ever dreamed of the perfect garage with which to work on all your vehicles while living in opulent comfort at the same time? A 6SpeedOnline.com user “HIRISC”, who identifies as “Chris”, has worked tirelessly to create the space of his dreams, complete with hydraulic lifts, all the tools needed to restore classic Camaros and build race cars, along with the comforts of home like multiple flat-screen TVs, a kitchen, bathroom with shower, video game console complete with racing car chair setup, and even a cigar smoking and lounging patio.

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2015 Porsche Cayman GTS Unveiled

March 20th, 2014

2015 Porsche Cayman GTS

Porsche has just unveiled the latest addition to its lineup for the recently redesigned Cayman mid-engined sports car, and with more power plus all the goodies from the company’s performance catalog that you really want, the new GTS is the most desirable Cayman model yet. And it represents one more reason to choose the sweet-handling Cayman over the much pricier 911.

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Official Apple iOS Integration is Coming

March 12th, 2014

Apple CarPlay Allows In-Dash iPhone Control

Any news from Apple Inc. is big in the tech world, but what about when it pertains to the car industry? Apple made headlines with the official launch of its CarPlay service, which will pair your iPhone 5, 5S, 5C or above with your car’s infotainment system in new and interesting ways. CarPlay is designed to be easy and safer to use behind the wheel, relying on Siri voice control and built-in switchgear so you never have to reach for your phone.

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