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A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced to death a man who had killed two spectators while drifting in his souped-up drift machine. The sentence, which should be carried out by a man and a sword, is thought to have been handed down because the man killed a second person while drifting while he was [...]

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The 2013 Kia Sorento is getting some major upgrades. Its body is being redesigned to have more painted surface and less scratch resistant flat black plastic and new bumpers. It will likewise be fitted with 19-inch wheels and LED lights. This last feature is something that just a year or two ago was only found [...]

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Luxury automaker Audi has announced that this fall it will release from its stables the 2013 S6 and 2013 S7. The S-series are the sporty versions of Audi’s popular midsized sedans, the A6 and A7. Putting the “s” into “sporty,” the S-series executive sedans will feature identical turbocharged engines and adjustable suspensions. This engine will [...]

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Confirming what many auto-industry insiders had already suspected, the president of Audi of America, Johan de Nysschen, has finally admitted that he is has left the luxury auto brand following close to 20 years of service. The admission that came in the form of an email failed to reveal what de Nyscchen will be doing [...]

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A 68-year-old Chinese woman has died after being buried alive by the same young, hip couple who had just ran her over with their modern, hip car in the eastern province of Zhejiang.   The victim was hit by the soulless couple’s vehicle as they were returning home in the early morning hours after spending [...]

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