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    Hennessey Viper beats Veyron in 0-200 dash
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    Road & Track thought it might be fun to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend by taking a half dozen supercars out to Lemoore. That would be the nearly three-mile-long runway at the Naval Air Station Lemoore in California's San Joaquin Valley. Not that the air base isn't a nice place to visit, but the reason they were there was to test the cars' ...

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    VIDEO: 2006 Paris Motor Show Booth Tour - DaimlerChrysler
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    We've finally made it to our third video in our five-part series of booth tours from the 2006 Paris Motor Show. As I've said before, we're cutting on our teeth on this video stuff with the footage we gathered at the Paris show, and today's video brings you the both of DaimlerChrysler, specifically Dodge and Mercedes-Benz. From the Dodge booth we, of course, ...

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    Report: SLR Roadster "well on its way to production"
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    Click to enlargeThat's what the British magazine Auto Express is reporting. According to them, the Woking, Surrey-built droptop will be unveiled within the next six months. Based on the Vision SLR Roadster concept car (above), the supposed production version will share its coupe sibling's power and performance credentials. Prospective customers should ...

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    Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren captures London Land Speed Record
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    Weekly British automotive mag Autocar recently shut down the London City Airport because they wanted to find out what car was the fastest in London. Amidst a field that included hometown hero Bentley's Continental Flying Spur, as well as a Ford GT (it lost to the British-built SLR by nary 1.4 mph, fix!), Corvette Z06, Shelby Daytona Cobra, Porsche 911 ...

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    DaimlerChrysler recalls the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren
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    DaimlerChrysler has announced that it is recalling 2005 and 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren models due to a problem with the electrical system. The $450,000, 617-hp car with a top speed of 208 mph could catch fire due to the high temperatures generated by the electrical system and the resulting damage inflicted upon the vehicle's alternator. So ...

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    And we didn't think the SLR McLaren could get any beefier...
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    AutoWeek spies have caught the beefed-up 2007 Mercedes SLR McLaren -- we're talking 641 hp, a weight savings of 90 lbs. thanks to carbon fiber and other considerations, and a 0-62 mph time of 3.6 seconds -- faster than the Murcielago and Carrera GT. AutoWeek also comments on the changes to the front and rear fascia, which should serve to help ...

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    Time flies with a Tag Heuer SLR for Mercedes-Benz watch
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    The old cliché “Time flies when you’re having fun” would easily apply to the Tag Heuer SLR for Mercedes-Benz automatic chronograph. So would “Time is money”. The new timepiece features push-pieces arranged at 45-degree angle to the dial and embeded next to the case. It’s a more flush arrangement than your average ...

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    Celebrity Watch: Paris Hilton pimpin' a brand new SLR
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    Paris Hilton apparently  awoke one morning and realized to her haute couture horror that the silver Bentley Continental GT she’s been rockin' just doesn't go with her Spring wardrobe. What’s a hotel heiress to do? Go shopping -- and shopping she did, picking up a handsome black Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren. Really, it’s the perfect ...

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