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Audi issues recall for E-Tron over potential fire risk

It's a small recall, and no incidents have been reported

It's a small recall, and no incidents have been reported.

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Mail trucks are reportedly catching fire at an alarming rate

More than 120 fires in the past five years

More than 120 fires in the past five years.

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Classic Chevrolets burn to the ground on an HBO film set

Fire at a period-correct 1990 dealership claims classic Corvettes, Camaros, and pickups

Fire at a period-correct 1990 dealership claims classic Corvettes, Camaros, and pickups.

NHTSA opens probe into 3 million Kia, Hyundai vehicles for fire risks

The automakers have recalled 2.3 million cars since 2015 over engine fire risks

The automakers have recalled 2.3 million cars since 2015 over engine fire risks.

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Fatal Tesla Model S crash illustrates challenge of EV fires

Many first responders don't know how to extinguish battery fires

Many first responders don't know how to extinguish battery fires.

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After fiery Tesla crash, a closer look at how door locks work in emergencies

Model S driver died; how other automakers do latches, and the unusual Model 3 setup

Model S driver died; how other automakers do latches, and the unusual Model 3 setup.

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Jeep Wrangler burns when fireworks were set off inside the vehicle

No one thought to call the fire department

No one thought to call the fire department.

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F1: Hamilton fastest as Ericsson has fiery crash in France in practice

Concern as Ericsson remained in car while flames rose

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Watch a massive fireball engulf cars on a freeway in China

Thankfully, everyone survived after a spill of liquified petroleum gas ignited.

Dash cam footage captures a fiery inferno that enveloped several vehicles on a freeway in China.

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Dramatic video shows floor buffer trigger Chevy dealership fire - 30 cars destroyed

A floor cleaner and spilled gas started the blaze at Buff Whelan Chevrolet.

It was the largest fire in the history of Sterling Heights, Michigan.

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Rats set fire to New York car while Tony Hawk films it

"I smelled roadkill."

Hawk, rats... Predator, prey... Get it? Come on, work with me here.

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Cop and Good Samaritan honored for rescuing couple from burning car

A bad week for burning cars. A good week for Good Samaritans.

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Bulldog 4x4 Fire Truck | Autoblog Minute

Bulldog takes 2,000 gallons water and foam where you need it to go. By Howe & Howe this 4x4 fire truck gets the job done. Equipped with emergency sirens.

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Woman dragged from burning car by good Samaritan

Drunk driver, car fire, daring rescue: This story has it all!

Mail carrier saves Christmas from burning mail truck

Neither snow nor rain nor burning mail trucks...

The postman who saved Christmas.

Navigating deep snow can have fiery results for unsuspecting drivers.

A video of Cleveland area firefighters putting out a car fire during a raging snowstorm last weekend highlights largely unknown fire dangers for motorists.

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An electrical fire is delaying Ford's October sales numbers

Dealers can't report sales due to a fire-induced power outage.

A fire led to a power outage which is leading to delayed sales reporting.

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