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    Report: Chrysler's Hurricane engine detailed ahead of 2016 launch
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    We've been hearing distant rumblings about Chrysler's new Hurricane engine for some time now, but details have been hard to come by. Now, Automotive News is adding some specifics to the scuttlebutt, citing Chrysler documents. According to the industry publication, the Hurricane will blow onto the ...

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    Report: Hurricane Sandy cost automakers 15,000 vehicles, may have ruined up to 200k
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    Hurricane Sandy was the largest Atlantic storm in US history, and its total economic impact is just now coming into view. According to Automotive News, Toyota, Chrysler, Nissan and Honda are set to scrap around 15,000 new vehicles ruined by the storm. Nissan alone accounts for about 40 percent of ...

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    Report: Why Hurricane Sandy fallout will hit luxury carmakers particularly hard
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    When we say the worst of Hurricane Sandy has passed, we're only talking about the weather phenomena; the depth of the storm's other impacts will take time to measure. Many of the estimated 4,751 car dealers in the states affected by Sandy spent the run-up to the storm moving their inventory to ...

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    Official: 600-hp G-Power 1 Series is excessively cool
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    Save some unforeseen circumstance we've yet to encounter, you'll never hear us turn down shoving extra horsepower at a vehicle. The minds at G-Power seem to understand that concept better than most and have just finished pumping a full 600 horsepower into the BMW 1 Series M Coupe. The team is ...

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    Holden restores its first ever concept car, the 1969 Hurricane [w/video]
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    Holden has resurrected the company's ground-breaking 1969 Hurricane Concept with a complete restoration. The low-slung, mid-engine coupe served as a showcase for technology that wouldn't find its way into production vehicles for almost three decades, including a turn-by-turn navigation system, ...

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    Official: Supercharged Hyundai Genesis Hurricane SC to bow at SEMA
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    The 2012 Veloster may be Hyundai's new hotness, but the Genesis Coupe is still its flagship performance car. And with this year's SEMA show right around the corner, Hyundai is quickly readying a full fleet of tuner cars to debut in Las Vegas. Here, we see the Genesis Hurricane SC – a ...

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    Video: Making the best of it by jet-skiing through the streets after Irene
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    Hurricane Irene was an impressive storm by every measure. Despite losing some of its ferocity before making landfall, the system brought torrential rains to parts of the country that were already suffering from severely saturated soil. As a result, widespread flooding occurred up and down the ...

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    Unique Autosports South gets crazy custom-built automotive pool table
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    Unique Autosports pool table by Hurricane Custom Billiards – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We see plenty of automotive-inspired products roll through our tip line, and most of them are pretty subtle: A logo here, a racing stripe there, a touch of carbon fiber or vulcanized ...

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    The world's fastest BMW coupe? 230 mph G-Power M6 Hurricane CS
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    G-Power M6 Hurricane CS - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    The G-Power crew is constantly striving to produce the most insane BMWs on the planet, combining forced induction with thoroughly revised suspensions and aerodynamics to attain completely unreasonable speeds. It's latest creation, ...

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    Leave worried, return in style: Gustav evacuee wins Mustang on the way home
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    Norris Cadiere and his family were among the thousands who evacuated their New Orleans-area homes ahead of Hurricane Gustav last week. The Cadieres, who waited out the storm in Georgia, decided to stop at the Hollywood Casino in Bay St. Louis, MS on the way back to their home in Marrero, which is ...

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    G-Power builds twin-supercharged M6 Hurricane drop-top
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    Click above for high-res gallery of the G-Power M6 Hurricane We were highly impressed with G-Power's M5 Hurricane. After all, it's twin-supercharged V10 produced nearly 50% more power than stock and it had a top speed of 211 mph, which G-Power claims to be faster than any other street legal ...

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    G-Power Hurricane M5 takes the crown as fastest, road-legal BMW
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the G-Power Hurricane.No, the G-Power Hurricane isn't one of Fifty-Cent's Smart concoctions; it's the new record holder for the fastest, street-legal BMW on the globe. The modified E60 M5 was clocked doing 225 mph (360 km/h) at Germany's Papenburg speed bowl ...

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    G-Power Hurricane M5 claims mantle as fastest BMW with 730HP
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    click above to view more high-res images o fhte G-Power Hurricane M5 Coaxing more power from an engine as finely-tuned as BMW M-division's 500-horsepower V10 is no easy task. But that didn't stop German aftermarket tuner G-Power, which managed to get total power output up to a staggering 730 hp for ...

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    Repairing childhood trauma with Power Wheels Jeep Hurricane
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    As a child who was a car geek since he was a knee-high to a back bumper, I coveted a Power Wheels electric vehicle over all the other toys in the JC Penny Christmas Catalogue. Power Wheels were magically self-propelled by something called ewectwicitee and cost hundreds of dollars ($8 bajillion in ...

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    Sales Report: Hurricanes create good looking August sales
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    Last year Hurricanes Katrina and Rita knocked the wind right out of automakers' sails, who were enjoying three months of healthy summer sales fueled by big incentives and employee pricing. From August through October of last year, however, sales were down 21 percent at GM, 13 percent at Ford and up ...

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    Ford still thinking about rocking truck world like a Hurricane?
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    Cancelled last year for a variety of reasons, The Detroit News believes that the Blue Oval has renewed its "Hurricane" next-generation V8 engine program. Despite high gas prices, horsepower and torque continues to sell vehicles, and Ford has found itself falling behind competitors in ...

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    Editorial: Will DCX's move taking Jeep 'out of the woods' dilute the brand?
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    The Jeep Compass, arguably the 2006 North American International Auto Show's leading whipping boy has been outed (along with company's upcoming Patriot twin) by James Healey at the USA Today as potentially damaging brand extensions. The two vehicles are based on the DaimlerChrysler's ...

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