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8 people wounded in shooting near Fort Worth car wash

Police say eight people were wounded early Sunday in Fort Worth, Texas, when a person began shooting toward groups of people near a car wash and multiple people returned fire

FORT WORTH, Texas — Eight people were wounded early Sunday when a person began shooting toward groups of people near a Fort Worth car wash and multiple people returned fire, police said.

Police said in a statement that the eight gunshot victims were taken to hospitals and were

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The Ford Mustang is best-selling American muscle car this year, but it’s a really close race

The American muscle car race is shaping up to be a two-model affair this year. 

The 2021 Mach 1 is the latest version of the Mustang.
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The Ford Mustang is currently in the lead after six months with 31,950 deliveries, but the Dodge Challenger is hot on its tail at 30,148.

The Chevrolet Camaro can barely see their taillights at

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GM Discontinues CD Player From Passenger Cars For 2022MY

According to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), CD album sales in the US plummeted by 97 percent since their peak in 2000. It’s also now at its lowest since 1986, which gives us concrete proof that CDs aren’t selling like they used to anymore.

But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t people with a huge CD collection. The clincher, however, is that they won’t be able to play their CDs in 2022 model year General Motors passenger vehicles. According to GM Authority, the CD player option in Chevy Express and GMC Savana passenger vans will not

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If you bought a car last year, it could now be worth more than you paid for it

In that case, you likely made an amazing investment because you could now possibly sell your one-year-old car at a profit or, at least, get back nearly what you paid for it, according to an analysis Edmunds.com conducted for CNN Business.

Normally, a dealer selling a one-year-old used car will get about 80% to 85% of its original price, according to Edmunds.com. But, according to the site’s most recent figures, car dealers can now sell one-year-old used cars for about 95% of the original price. That’s the average. And some used cars and trucks are worth even more than they … Read More

Jeep named most patriotic auto brand and #1 overall

Americans of all ages can apparently agree on one thing: They salute Jeep.

The SUV maker has once again topped the annual Brand Keys survey of most patriotic American brands.

The market research outfit surveyed 5,804 people ages 16 to 65 across the political spectrum and asked them to rank 1,172 brands on a single criteria: patriotism.

Jeep retains strong ties to its World War 2 legacy and builds most of its models at U.S. factories.

Among automakers, Ford which employs more hourly workers in the U.S. than any other automaker and sells the most vehicles that are built here,

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Texas car wash shooting leave 8 people injured

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Investigators say several different guns were used in the shooting.



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Eight people were injured in a shooting near a car wash in Fort Worth, Texas, early Sunday morning after a group of men got into an argument.

One of the men left the scene during the argument, returned with a gun and began firing “toward groups of people,” Fort Worth Police said in a news release. Multiple people returned gunfire, the release said.

An officer heard gunfire around 1:30 a.m., Fort Worth Police said in a news release. When officers arrived at the scene to investigate,

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Next Gen Car Club Show and Shine to feature close to 300 vehicles

Event taking place this Sunday evening in Tatawaw Park, to feature competitions and awards while acting as fundraiser for Moose Jaw Humane Society

Moose Jaw will become a hotspot for some of the hottest cars and trucks from throughout Western Canada during the Next Gen Car Club Show and Shine this Sunday evening in Tatawaw Park.

Event organizer Jaideep Singh estimates that close to 300 vehicles of all stripes, sizes and vintages will take part in the event, which begins with registration at 4 p.m. and runs until 9 p.m. in the former Wild Animal Park.

“It’s going to be

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Why pushy car salesmen are biting the dust

Last weekend, I headed to the mall to shop for some lipstick, a pair of black pumps and, while I was at it, a new car.

These days, Westfield London, an urban mall, is one of the hottest places around for those in an automotive frame of mind. Sprinkled among shops selling Tag Heuer watches, Tiffany’s jewellery and Apple iPhones are outposts of five different car brands including Tesla and Polestar, Volvo’s electric-only marque.

The contrast between the first UK outlet of Genesis, the high-end arm of South Korea’s Hyundai, and the suburban dealership where I bought my first car

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Historic North Shore Line train car restored for service; see it in person starting Sunday | Local News

Volvo to Go All-Electric and Sell Cars Exclusively Online by 2030. The automaker made the announcement on March 2. There is no long-term future for cars with an internal combustion engine, Henrik Green, chief technology officer, via statement. We are firmly committed to becoming an electric-only car maker and the transition should happen by 2030, Henrik Green, chief technology officer, via statement. Though dealerships will remain, they will be repurposed for deliveries, service and test drives. All sales will be made online, whether the customer makes the purchase at home or at a showroom. Retailers will be critical to

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