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    Report: Elon Musk offering more of his own money to help widen LA's 405 freeway

    While Henrik Fisker was in Washington, D.C. being grilled by Congress over government loans received by his former company, Fisker Automotive, Tesla co-founder Elon Musk was offering to give the California government money to help widen the 405 freeway. With delays and cost overruns plaguing the ...

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    Video: Did LA's Carmageddon scare trigger a baby boom?

    If you ask us, the whole "anything-ageddon" craze that has permeated the news networks is getting a bit old. Take last year's "Carmageddon," which turned a 10-mile Los Angeles freeway closure into a two month-long, End of Days-style scare-fest. By the time the dreaded weekend arrived, the entire ...

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    Video: Carmageddon fears fizzle as 405 reopens ahead of schedule

    Carmageddon has come and gone. In reality, it never quite showed up. Los Angeles officials had been warning of the impending 405 freeway closure for months now, and it appears the populace was listening. According to reports, area freeways were relatively empty and travel through Southern ...

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    JetBlue's $4 flights over LA's Carmaggedon completely sold out

    Well, at least the JetBlue was offering $4 flights across Los Angeles. Not surprisingly, all of the seats on the special deep-discount flights are now officially booked and completely sold out in just two hours. In an effort to give the city's motorists another option to avoid the much-dreaded ...

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    Report: Carmaggedon Radio coming to SiriusXM for LA drivers, others taking advantage of freeway shutdown

    Motorists in the Los Angeles area are facing down what could be one of the worst traffic situations in California's already tangled history. Beginning on the evening of Friday, July 15, a 10-mile section of the 405 freeway will be closed so that construction crews can bring down part of the ...

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    Planned 405 Freeway closure has LA motorists thinking Carmageddon

    If you've ever driven through Los Angeles, you understand how terrible the traffic can be. There seems to be no rhyme or reason to it, and your commute can come to a grinding halt regardless of the hour or day. For one weekend, however, LA commuters will know exactly when traveling on the 405 ...

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    Reader Spy: Porsche Panamera on the 405 Freeway

    Click image for photo galleryKudos to Autoblog reader and opportunistic spy photographer Herschel Brown, who snagged this green Panamera mule cruising the 405 Freeway near Carson, CA early yesterday morning. The car itself is just like some of the others we've seen before, but Herschel grabs a ...


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