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This photo provided by Scion shows Scion's new-for-2013 FR-S sport coupe. the FR-S, for Front-engine, Rear-wheel drive Sport, grabs attention from onlookers no matter who is behind the wheel and even if the car is being driven leisurely. This new model puts some verve into a commute or a trip to the relatives' house, too. (AP Photo/Scion)

Sexy Scion Flagship Debuts: FR-S Coupe

The secret is out: You don’t have to be a fanatical driving enthusiast to love Scion’s new-for-2013 FR-S sport coupe. Yes, the sleek, sexy-looking two…



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Ford Has Prettiest, Affordable Hybrid Car

Who says that fuel-thrifty gasoline-electric hybrid cars have to be snub-nosed, rounded and ho-hum to look at? Not designers at Ford Motor Co., whose 2013 Ford Fusion…



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BMW Recall: BMW Recalls 1.3 Million Cars Worldwide

BMW AG announced Monday that it is recalling about 1.3 million cars worldwide for a possible battery cable cover problem that could start a fire….



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Luxury & Charity Ferrari-Maserati

Around 100 Long Island VIPs gathered at Plainview’s Ferrari-Maserati dealership in November to peruse the luxury cars, snap pictures and try top cuisine. It was…



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Mileage Rules Bump Car Costs, Savings at the Pump

A Nov. 16 proposal by the Obama administration proposed doubling Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards to 54.5 mpg by 2025, up from 27.3 mpg…



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Ford Drops; Lexus, Mazda and Jeep Improve in Latest Consumer Reports Survey

Ford’s dashboard doldrums persist. The automaker’s buggy MyFord Touch multimedia system, rolled out in summer 2010, contributed toward a steep decline in J.D. Power and…