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Woman who embezzled $1.1 million from BMW dealership sentenced to 30 months in prison

She used some of the money to buy a $50,000 Ford Mustang

She used some of the money to buy a $50,000 Ford Mustang.

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School bus driver fired after driving kids through floodwater

She got out and moved barricades on a closed road

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Rude motorist experiences instant karma

So satisfying.

This guy has obviously never heard the phrase, "No cuts, no butts, no coconuts."

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GM shuts down Tesla's direct sales chance in Connecticut

The fight continues in North Carolina as well.

Two more state legislatures discussed Tesla's efforts to sell its EVs direct to customers this week. The automaker was shut down in CT, and maybe also NC.

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Connecticut inches forward on legalizing Tesla stores

But there's still time in the state's legislative session to reject the automaker.

Tesla may finally be allowed to sell its electric vehicles direct to customers in Connecticut. Maybe.

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Kia Soul EV will go on sale in four more US states

Eastern States Will Get Distribution In The Fourth Quarter This Year

New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Maryland will get the Kia Soul electric vehicle soon.

Tesla not giving up on Connecticut stores

Setback? What Setback?

Tesla says it will continue the fight to sell direct to customers in Connecticut next year, after failing to get a bill passed this year.

First-gen Chevy Volt doesn't qualify for CT's new max EV rebate

Meet The $1M Connecticut Hydrogen and Electric Automobile Purchase Rebate (CHEAPR) Program

Connecticut's new $1-million CHEAPR EV incentive offers up to $3,000 for new plug-in and hydrogen vehicles, but one popular PHEV won't qualify for max amount.

Connecticut Governor ready to roll out EV incentives

Dannel Malloy Looks In NSTAR Settlement Fund For Money

Connecticut Governor Malloy wants to use money from a settlement fund to support EV purchases in the Nutmeg State.

Tesla offering concessions to help pass direct sales bill in Connecticut

Tesla agrees to some compromises to get a direct sales bill established in Connecticut, and it seems like they're not that damaging to the company's plans.

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Connecticut might allow direct Tesla sales

Connecticut Legislators Say State Loses Business, Revenue to New York, MA

Connecticut legislators discuss allowing Tesla to directly sell electric vehicles within the state.

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Connecticut may let Telsa sell EVs directly to customers

Connecticut may legalize factory-to-customer sales channel championed by Tesla.

Connecticut may be the next state to allow Tesla Motors to sell its electric vehicles directly to the public and without third-party dealerships.

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Polaris Slingshot now banned in Connecticut, too

Connecticut is the latest state to decide that the Polaris Slingshot is not a motorcycle and therefore can't be registered for the road there. It appears that the only solution is for Polaris to go to the legislature to create a separate designation for vehicles like its three-wheeler.

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73-year-old racer dies after crashing his MG at Lime Rock

Vintage racing provides fans with the opportunity to watch some of the greatest cars from yesteryear still competing on track against some of their contemporaries. Unfortunately, like any form of motorsports, racing in classics can never be completely safe, a reality sadly illustrated during this weekend's Lime Rock Park Historic Festival on Saturday, August 30.

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Rare early Lamborghini Countach sells for record $1.2 million

Lamborghini may have made headlines with the highly exclusive, $4.5-million Veneno and the even more expensive Veneno Roadster that followed, but when it comes to classics sold at auction, their prices seldom approach the kind of figures attained by

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California, 7 other states ready for 3.3 million EVs by 2025

Spinal Tap waxed poetic about the value of turning things up to 11. So it's a good thing that that's the number of steps

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CT incentivizing dealers instead of buyers to sell more EVs

Maybe we've been going about this all wrong. Navigant Research says a recently introduced program in Connecticut that incentivizes dealers instead of EV customers could be effective because it changes the pressure points for electric vehicles. Navigant (formerly Pike) Research notes

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Connecticut turns EV incentive plan on its head, gets dealers into the game

Here's an idea: instead of getting buyers interested in buying EVs, why not get the sellers keenly interested in selling them. That's the tact that the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is taking with a new promotion called the "Connecticut Revolutionary Dealer Award." It's so simple, it's a wonder no one has proposed it before.

Quick-Thinking Teen Rescues Man From Car Sinking In River

Victim may have been driving drunk, police say

A Connecticut teenager saved the life of an alleged drunk driver who drove into a local marina and found his vehicle submerged in water.

Surprising Vanity License Plates Approved And Banned By DMV

Contradicting standards confuse motorists

The Department of Motor Vehicles decides vanity plates on a case by case basis, leaving many drivers confused by contradicting standards.

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