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Ford Recalling 33,000 C-Max Hybrids

Ford is recalling more than 33,000 C-Max Hybrids because the roof might not properly protect the heads of those inside in case of a crash.

07/29/2013

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Ford Recalling 465,000 Vehicles Over Fuel Tank Leak

Ford is recalling about 465,000 cars and SUVs because the fuel tanks can leak and cause fires.

06/04/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Ford Taurus SEL w/EcoBoost

This past Saturday morning on Drivetime we reviewed the 2013 Ford Taurus. Lots of changes to the Ford flagship sedan in looks and high tech equipment but the biggest and best change may be the one under the hood as the Taurus gets the i4 EcoBoost engine for the first time.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/07/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Ford Focus ST 5 Door Hatchback

If you are Ford, you already have a winner in the Focus. It is one of the best small cars out there in all of its variations.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/07/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Ford C-Max

On this edition of  Drivetime, we look at the Ford attempt at meeting the Toyota Prius head on… the C-Max Hybrid. The crossover, which slips into the void left by the old boxy Escape, is […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/21/2013

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Consumer Reports Tests Latest Electric Cars

More and more car companies are coming out with vehicles that are all-electric and require no gas. Several claim the equivalent of 100 miles per gallon or more. The government tax credit of up to $7,500 could have you thinking about getting an electric vehicle.

01/24/2013

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Local Student Wins Car In Giveaway To Support Children’s Hospital

It sometimes seems like everywhere you turn, there is another contest to win some huge prize. Sometimes, you don’t even have to play to win.

01/15/2013

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Autoweek Magazine Editor Talks About Consumer Electronics Show

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is the place for the latest and most innovative high-tech items that are coming to market.

01/13/2013

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi: The Drivetime Daily – More From Los Angeles

Some more notes from the Los Angeles Auto Show… Technology and ecology are carrying the day in L.A. as several manufacturers are stepping up the tech game.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/30/2012

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi: The Drivetime Daily

Some news and notes from the second day of the Los Angeles Auto Show press preview.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/29/2012

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Ford’s ‘My Key’ Gives Parents Control Over Young Drivers

Car crashes are the number one killer of teenagers nationwide. It’s an alarming statistic and now, carmakers are introducing technology to help keep young drivers safe.

11/26/2012

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Opinion: Auto Manufacturing Is Back In America. Obama Was Right, Romney Was Wrong.

Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.

10/29/2012

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Opinion: The Auto Bailout Wasn’t A Safe Financial Deal For America

Yes, it’s great that all turned out well for the auto workers, but it is absolutely horrendous to know that the American taxpayers via President Obama’s actions could have been left standing for billions of dollars – and still might.

10/29/2012

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Truck Crashes Into Store, Takes Off Without Any Loot

A bizarre crash took place Friday. Someone plowed through the front of a liquor store and left without taking anything.

10/26/2012

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Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi – First Impression: 2013 Ford Explorer Limited

After a complete makeover for 2011, Ford’s entry into the family size or full size SUV market the 2013 Explorer gets a few subtle changes that actually improve on the 2011 North American Truck of the Year.

07/20/2012

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