Study: To cut teen car crashes, start school later in the day

Published: November 25, 2014

The New York Times reports that a key factor contributing to the rate of teenage auto accidents may be the time that the school day begins.

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Stunt driver sets new world record for tightest parallel park [Video] - Published: November 25, 2014

Chinese stunt driver Han Yue broke the record in a MINI Cooper S during the recent China Drift Championship event at Chongqing Olympic Park, sliding into a space about 3.1 inches longer than the car.

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Tesla, BMW chat over possible partnership, Elon Musk says - Published: November 25, 2014

The collaboration could potentially involve battery technology, charging stations and lightweight components

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The 5 most fuel-efficient diesel vehicles - Published: November 24, 2014

But diesel fuel is more expensive, you might say. Why would I want to buy one? Well, one of the big reasons is the cost savings over time.

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GM ignition switch compensation chief pushes back deadline to file claims to Jan. 31, 2015 - Published: November 24, 2014

The extension largely stems from the age of GM vehicles affected by the ignition switch problem.

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Lexus cancels RC convertible, focuses on new crossover based on next-gen LS platform [Report] - Published: November 24, 2014

Lexus’ LF-C2 concept, essentially a convertible version of the RC coupe, turned out to be one of the star attractions of last week’s 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show but sadly it appears there are no plans to put the stunning concept into production.

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2016 Toyota Mirai power-out jack could run your home in emergencies - Published: November 24, 2014

Toyota executives say they haven't decided whether to offer the power-out capability on the 200 Mirais that will be sold in the U.S. next year.

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Recalls recap: Manufacturers on this week’s list include Land Rover, Mini and Volkswagen - Published: November 21, 2014

In case you missed it: Recalls on vehicles from Nov. 15 through Nov. 21, 2014. Materials for this recap are copied directly from the www.nhtsa.gov website.

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Legislators want nationwide recall of Takata airbags, introduce new whistleblower protections - Published: November 21, 2014

By almost any metric, the long, drawn-out, still-evolving Takata airbag recall has been a disaster. But a push to simplify the patchwork of recalls and protect auto industry employees who expose internal problems could alleviate confusion now and prevent similar troubles in the future.

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2016 Chevy Volt: Front styling teaser photos, charging details released - Published: November 21, 2014

A bit more of the styling of the all-new 2016 Chevrolet Volt has been revealed, in photos that Chevy released from a sneak preview of the car this week for current Volt owners in Los Angeles.

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Infiniti Q60 Concept to debut at 2015 Detroit Auto Show? - Published: November 21, 2014

New models on the horizon for Infiniti include an entry-level Q30 hatch and a QX30 crossover spinoff, but before these arrive we’ll see a new Q60.

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