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Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn

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Volkswagen's former boss gets $8.2 million payout

Volkswagen's former boss took home $8.2 million in 2015, while the company struggled with its biggest loss in its history.

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Flowered muscle car worth $1.4 million stolen

An avocado-green 1970 Plymouth Hemi 'Cuda worth $1.4 million was stolen from a home in Westchester County, just north of New York City. The good news is it should be easy to spot thanks to its distinctive flower-patterned vinyl top.

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Uber's services for the disabled lack actual cars

Sunday Parker, a 24-year-old who uses a power wheelchair to get around, can't catch an Uber in her Oakland, California, neighborhood where they typically show up within five minutes.

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Boy gets head stuck in car sunroof

Firefighters rushed to an emergency in eastern China -- but nothing was ablaze.

Instead, a 3-year-old boy had managed to get his head stuck in a car sunroof.

According to police, the boy was playing on the front passenger's seat while his father was dr...

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Ford reports record earnings

Ford Motor's profits more than doubled during the first three months of the year, giving the 113-year old automaker its best first quarter in its history.

Germany is giving electric cars a big push.

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Germany's $1.4 billion boost for electric cars

Germany is giving electric cars a big push.

The government has joined forces with three of the country's biggest automakers to launch an incentive program to boost sales of electric and hybrid vehicles.

Buyers will get rebates of 4,000 euros on elect...

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Uber testing 2 minute wait time before it starts charging you

Uber wants passengers to show up or pay up.

The on-demand car service app says it's testing a new program in certain locations where customers will be charged a fee if the driver is still waiting two minutes after the arriving at the pickup location. ...

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BMW is building tricked-out wheelchairs for Paralympics

In 2014, BMW made something rather unusual for a car company. It designed a two-man bobsled for the U.S. Olympic team to use in the Sochi games.

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Mitsubishi's fuel test scandal draws attention of U.S. regulators

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered the automaker to conduct new fuel efficiency tests after it admitted to fudging its numbers in Japan for the past quarter century.

Hillary Clinton in NH

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Hillary Clinton's old car sells for $60K

A man who bought Hillary Clinton's old car for $2,000 turned a nice profit, selling the 1986 Oldsmobile 16 years later for $60,100.

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Gear shift confusion causes Chrysler recall

Fiat Chrysler is recalling 1.1 million cars and SUVs worldwide because the gear selector makes it too easy for drivers to forget to put the vehicle in "Park" before getting out. Doing this could allow the vehicle to roll away.

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Mitsubishi: We've been cheating on fuel tests for 25 years

The situation at Mitsubishi Motors just went from bad to much, much worse.

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