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Massive Recall for Ford Focus Could Have an Impact on 140,000 Cars

Ford Motor Co. may have been able to weather the total collapse of the economy and struggling American car market. Can it weather a massive recall on one of their signature cars?

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Car Buyers Paying $2,000 More for Vehicles Than They Did a Year Ago — Dollars and Sense

As gas prices rise, consumers often consider switching to smaller, more fuel-efficient cars.

But while those cars are usually less expensive than their bigger counterparts, increased demand has resulted in higher sticker prices.

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F.A. Porsche, Designer of the Legendary Porsche 911, Dies at the Age of 76

Fans of Porsche models like the 911 are in mourning after its iconic designer, Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, died earlier this week at the age of 76.

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Could the Car You Buy Depend on Whether You’re a Republican or Democrat?

Doing some car shopping? According to a new survey, your choice won’t just be based on color or price — it could have something to do with your political leanings, too.

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Category: Auto, Politics
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Will Uninsured Drivers Still Be Able to Buy Gas?

Uninsured driving is a serious matter in the eyes of the government, but perhaps none more so than for UK officials. In fact, some government authorities from across the pond would like to prohibit gas stations from letting those people fill up their tanks.

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High Gas Prices Mean More Americans Use Public Transportation — Dollars and Sense

While public transportation was the primary way Americans got around in the 1940s, the boom in car ownership eventually meant fewer people on subways and buses.

But thanks to high gas prices and an improving economy, that seems to be changing.

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Toyota Recalls Almost 700,000 Vehicles for Brake Light and Airbag Issues

If you bought a new Toyota car or truck in the past few years, you could be getting a recall notice. The automaker says more than 680,000 vehicles may have brake light and airbag problems.

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What Was the Most Stolen Car of 2011?

When it comes to grand theft auto, thieves seem to go for the largest vehicles possible.

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Category: Auto

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