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Luxury-car side mirrors targeted by Manhattan thieves

Nineteen high-tech mirrors have been swiped

Nineteen high-tech mirrors have been swiped.

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Manhattan could become first U.S. city to levy a congestion charge

The dollar amount is nearly three times the average mph in Midtown.

An NYC task force proposes a congestion charge, with cars paying $11.52 to drive in certain parts of Manhattan.

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Luxury Soho NYC residences offer car sharing or $550,000 parking spaces

This in a complex where a studio apartment costs $1 million

This in a complex where a studio apartment costs $1 million

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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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Watch as a driver in Manhattan makes 240 consecutive green lights

There is fun to be had even at reasonable speeds.

An early morning drive shines a whole new light on a city.

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Bugatti opens two new US showrooms with no new cars to sell

Bugatti just opened two new showrooms here in the United States: one in New York and another in Miami, with more to follow. But with the Veyron sold out and the Chiron yet to arrive, neither has any cars to sell at the moment.

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Drive races BRP trike vs Sea-Doo around Manhattan

Drive and Jalopnik race around Manhattan on a pair of Bombardier Recreational Products - a Can-Am Spyder F3S and a Sea-Doo GTX - to see which is faster: land or water.

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Cadillac moving to NY as separate business unit

Cadillac is under new leadership, and the automaker is committed to turning itself (back) into a global luxury powerhouse. It's got a strong product offensive (of products currently in showrooms, and much more on the way), and now it will have a new location to call home.

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Cadillac to move select offices from Detroit to Manhattan?

Under Johan de Nysschen, Infiniti moved its headquarters from Yokohama, Japan, to Hong Kong. Now at Cadillac, it appears the Brandon Turkus

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NYC mayor importing traffic safety program from Sweden to end road deaths

The streets of New York City are getting a Scandinavian makeover to be safer for pedestrians. Mayor Bill De Blasio has taken inspiration from Sweden's Vision Zero law, which has as it's goal the eradication of roadway deaths. He is bringing many of its concepts to the Big Apple.

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Watch this driver hit 55 consecutive green lights in Manhattan

Sometimes you just have to take joy in the little wins in life. It's not always about getting the big promotion at work or winning the lottery, sometimes it's just enough to hit a green light at the perfect time. And sometimes that turns into two lights, then three, and if you are the guy in the video below, it turns into 55 consecutive green signals.

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BYD electric buses can run 30 hours between charges

Don Henley once sang of a New York Minute. When it comes to BYD and the testing of its all-electric buses, though, the time measurement of choice is 30 hours. That's how long buses made by the China-based automaker can run between electric charges, according to recent tests.

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NYC's new mayor to replace Central Park horse carriages with EVs [w/poll]

In his dozen years in office, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg did his best to cut down on traffic congestion and spearheaded the conversion of the city's taxi fleet to hybrids. But his successor is out to eliminate another kind of vehicle – the horse-drawn carriage – from the streets of Manhattan.

Man Who Lapped Manhattan In 24 Minutes May Have Car Seized By Police

Speed demon 'AfroDuck' could lose his BMW Z4 roadster

New York police aren't content with simply arresting the daredevil who raced around Manhattan in record time; they want his car as well.

Fleeing SUV Smashes Through Gang Of Motorcyclists

Police are investigating what started confrontation in Manhattan

After a fender bender, a group of motorcyclists surrounded an SUV on a New York City street. Then the Range Rover accelerated through the crowd.

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Police arrest 'Fastest Lap Around Manhattan' driver [w/video]

Don't speed. Don't drive recklessly. Don't try to break the unofficial record for a lap of Manhattan. And if you go against this reasonable advice, do not, under any circumstances, record it and post the video on YouTube. If you do, you'll end up like Christopher Adam Tang - under arrest and facing a bevy of charges relating to the video.

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NYC chef busted for hoarding gas after restaurant fire injures 3

After the flooding and power outages, one of the biggest impacts Superstorm Sandy has had in the Northeast remains a rash of gasoline shortages. To get around the problem, Fei Teng, a 42-year-old sushi chef at a Manhattan restaurant called 1066 ENO, was reportedly hoarding gas in the restaurant's basement using soy sauce buckets. How do we know this? According to the New York Daily News, another restaurant employee accidentl

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New Yorkers want parking ban to curb... sex in cars?

To some residents of Midtown Manhattan, sex is a problem. Specifically, sex in cars is a problem and they've asked the Community Board to ban weekend parking on their streets.

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