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Entries from February 2010

Russian Ghost Rider

February 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Russian car VAZ circling the parking lot without a driver. How the heck did it manage to go around that long? Clip source stated this was caused by “improperly installed alarm system”.

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FIAT Abarth 500C

February 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Italian car tuning studio, Fiat’s official tuning brand, has unveiled its latest work based on the FIAT 500C before of the italian convertible’s world debut at upcoming Geneva Motor Show. The FIAT Abarth 500C benefits from a more powerful turbocharged engine as well as chassis upgrades and a full suite of aero tweaks to reduce [...]

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Lexus CT 200h

February 12th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Good news for lexus fans: luxury automaker has announced that it will unveil the production version of the first full hybrid vehicle that bears the name CT 200h at the Geneva Auto Show in the beginning of March. The five-door model is designed to go against the Audi A3 and the BMW 1-Series hatches with [...]

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Kia Ray Concept

February 11th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Kia has unveiled its new plug-in Hybrid concept today at the 2010 Chicago Auto Show. The new concept, called Ray, is more stylish than other hybrid models like the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight. The futuristic character is continued in the interior that is comprised of eco-friendly and lightweight recycled materials in white tones that [...]

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Peugeot 207 S16

February 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Peugeot has unveiled its 207 S16 special edition that will be produced in a mere 250 examples, all of which will be sold on the UK market. Unfortunately, the Peugeot 207 S16 is nothing more than a facelifted 207 Sport 1.6 VTi. Changes include the standard Bianca white finish that’s complemented by a full 207 [...]

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Porsche 911 Trying to Escape Police

February 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Background info: A 42-year old man from Netherlands is caught after a bizarre chase. The man driving a Porsche 911 GT3 drove at speeds exceeding 200 km/h (125 mph) on the highway. The traffic cops gave him the stop sign from an undercover surveillance car. The Porsche took a last second exit and went off. [...]

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