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1.41 Million Older GM Cars Recalled For Fire Risk: Buick Regal, Chevrolet Impala, More
1.41 Million Older GM Cars Recalled For Fire Risk: Buick Regal, Chevrolet Impala, More

General Motors is recalling roughly 1.41 million older Buick, Chevrolet, Oldsmobile, and Pontiac vehicles to fix a potential fire hazard. According to Detroit News, some of those vehicles may suffer from leakages that could allow oil to come in contact with hot elements, like the exhaust manifold...Read More»

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Thunderbird, Monte Carlo: Coupes Staged For A Comeback?

There’s no shortage of new coupe models on the market this year. With the recent arrival of new two-doors like the BMW 4-Series, Lexus RC, and Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe, and the anticipated arrival of the Infiniti Q60 later this year, it’s tempting to declare that coupes in general...Read More»

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Recall Alert: GM Cites Potential Fire Hazard in 1.5 Million Sedans

Clearly, this is not GM's week. Yesterday, everyone was talking about the company's nearly inevitable "surgical bankruptcy". Today, everyone's talking about a mechanical problem that could start engine fires in about 1.5 million GM sedans. At fault is a leak that could allow oil to drip onto the...Read More»

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Racing Results: July 14-16, 2006

Normal service was resumed this past weekend, as most of the big series were in action. The action, and the weather, was hot just about everywhere, with Formula 1 celebrating the 100th anniversary of the inaugural French Grand Prix at Magny-Cours and NASCAR visiting lobster country with the Nextel...Read More»

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Racing Results: July 7-9, 2006

It was kind of a quiet weekend, with many of the big series taking a well-deserved break. NASCAR was, of course, in action with the Nextel Cup and Busch series at Joliet, Illinois’ Chicagoland Speedway, while the Craftsman Truck Series was at the popular Kentucky Speedway. Meanwhile, the Champ...Read More»

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Racing Results: June 30 – July 2, 2006

It was a good weekend for road racing fans, with Formula 1 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the United States Grand Prix, the Crown Royal IROC series on the road course at Daytona (for their first road race in 14 years) along with the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series and the American Le Mans...Read More»

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Racing Results: June 16-18, 2006

For sports car fans, this was the biggest weekend of the year, as the 74th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans took place in France, featuring most of the world’s top high-performance car manufacturers pitted against each other for bragging rights. It drew 235,000 spectators, making it one of the...Read More»

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Racing Results: June 2-4, 2006

What a busy weekend! There was racing all over the place, with all three of NASCAR’s top series at Dover’s “Monster Mile,” the IRL and Grand-Am at historic Watkins Glen, Champ Cars at even more history Milwaukee (racing since 1903), the World Rally Championship in Greece for the Acropolis...Read More»

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Racing Results: May 19-21, 2006

  We had racing all over the world this past weekend. NASCAR’s Nextel Cup was at home in Charlotte for the annual crash-fest known as the Nextel All-Star Challenge, with the Craftsman Truck Series as the support event. Up in Circle City, they finally got qualifying in for the Indianapolis 500...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-door Coupe SS Angular Rear Exterior View
Racing Results: May 5-7, 2006

  It was another busy weekend. Formula 1 was at Germany’s Nurburgring for the Grand Prix of Europe (an excuse to give Michael Schumacher’s homeland two races each year), while NASCAR’s Nextel Cup and Busch series ran night races on Friday and Saturday at the lovely three-quarter-mile...Read More»

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Racing Results: April 28-30, 2006

  Many of the major series were off this weekend, as so racing fans were limited to NASCAR’s Nextel Cup and Busch series at the ultra-fast Talladega Superspeedway, and the Craftsman Truck Series at Gateway International Raceway near St. Louis. Speaking of ultra-fast, the NHRA Powerade Drag...Read More»

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Racing Results: April 14-16, 2006

We hope everybody had a good Easter weekend. It is a traditional weekend off for all the major racing series, and only the NASCAR Busch Series was in action, racing Saturday at Nashville Superspeedway. Things will be back to normal next weekend. NASCAR Busch Series: Harvick Wins at Nashville There...Read More»

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Racing Results: March 31 – April 2, 2006

There was plenty of racing on the schedule this past weekend, with a little something for everybody. Formula 1 took to the streets of Melbourne’s Albert Park for the Australian Grand Prix while NASCAR’s Nextel Cup and Craftsman Truck series were bumpin’ and bangin’ on the historic half-mile...Read More»

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Racing Results: March 3-5, 2006

All of the action was South of the Border this past weekend, as the NASCAR Busch Series and the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series made their second annual visits to Mexico City’s Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, and the World Rally Championship contested the Rally of Mexico in and around the city of...Read More»

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Racing News and Notes, Feb. 13, 2006

Here’s the news from the world of motorsports: Formula 1 • Testing Update: Formula 1 pre-season testing continued apace last week, with the majority of teams working at Spain’s Jerez de la Frontera circuit. Renault, McLaren, Honda, Williams, Toyota, BMW, Midland and Scuderia Toro Rosso all...Read More»

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Racing Results: September 2-5, 2005

On a Labor Day Weekend of mixed emotions, it was hard to fully enjoy oneself pursuing leisure and athletic activities with the knowledge that so many thousands were suffering the ravages of Hurricane Katrina along the Gulf Coast. Still, the show must go on, and many racing folks made generous...Read More»

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Racing Results: August 12-14, 2005

Lots of racing this weekend, and lots of rain, too. Wet weather put a crimp in qualifying for the NASCAR Nextel Cup race at Watkins Glen (but not the Busch Series) and in the IRL’s qualifying at Kentucky Speedway, and also delayed the start of the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series race at Nashville...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-door Coupe SS Front Exterior View
Racing Results: July 15-17, 2005

It was another busy weekend of racing as we hit the summer’s midpoint, with NASCAR’s Nextel Cup and Busch series doing the business at New Hampshire International Speedway, the Indy Racing League rockin’ at Nashville and Champ Car strafing a new airport course in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-door Coupe LS Engine
Racing Results: July 8-10, 2005

There was lots of good racing this past weekend, with some compelling strategy, surprise winners and all the things that make this sport great. Formula 1 had one of its biggest races of the year at Silverstone, the NASCAR Nextel Cup and Busch series were at Chicagoland (Joliet, Ill., actually), the...Read More»