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Gen Y auto buyers lean to hybrids – latimes.com

When it comes to their autos, members of Generation Y want hybrid cars stuffed with …

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Saudis See No Reason to Raise Oil Output Capacity – WSJ.com

A senior oil executive said Saudi Arabia is unlikely to proceed with plans to raise its oil output capacity to 15 million barrels a day, as expansion plans in other producing countries such as Iraq and Brazil should be enough to satisfy world markets.

“There is no reason for Saudi Aramco to pursue 15 million barrels [of output capacity],” Saudi Arabian Oil Co. chief executive …

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Carmaking in America: A sadder, wiser union | The Economist

TWO years ago General Motors (GM) went bankrupt. High labour costs, short-sighted management and global economic turmoil forced what was once America’s mightiest firm to seek refuge from its creditors. Only a federal bail-out saved GM from the scrapheap. Now, after a dramatic restructuring, the company is in reasonable shape, but another recession could …

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Flying car cleared for highway use – latimes.com

The first flying car just got one step closer to gliding, and then driving, onto the market.

On June 30th the Transition Roadable Aircraft, as the car-plane hybrid is called, was granted a series of special exemptions by the …

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Flying car cleared for highway use – latimes.com

The first flying car just got one step closer to gliding, and then driving, onto the market.

On June 30th the Transition Roadable Aircraft, as the car-plane hybrid is called, was granted a series of special exemptions by the …

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Flying Car Maker Gets Regulatory Clearance – Driver’s Seat – WSJ

Terrafugia, Inc., the Woburn, Mass., company developing a flying car or “roadable aircraft” called the Transition, says it received special exemptions from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Electric cars: Highly charged | The Economist

CHINA has lots of people, not much oil and rulers who love big projects. Small wonder that makers of electric cars see it as the market of the future. The Chinese government wants to have 500,000 electric cars, lorries and buses on the country’s roads by 2015 and 5m by 2020. It is providing customers with subsidies worth up to …

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Used-Car Values Soar, Especially for Fuel-Efficient Ones – NYTimes.com

Cars are not supposed to be a good investment. But Spencer Hunter, an Oregon patent lawyer, recently turned a small profit selling his 13-month-old Toyota Prius.

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Tips for car buyers: If you must buy a car now, here’s what to do – latimes.com

Rising prices and a looming vehicle shortage make this summer one of the worst times in years to go car shopping. But if your vehicle is on its last leg or your lease is about to come due, here are some tips on how to…

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