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Freightliner Trucks Begins Production on New Cascadia

PORTLAND, ORE –February 1, 2017 – Freightliner Trucks announced today it has begun production on its new Cascadia®. Designed and engineered with an emphasis on six Real Cost of Ownership solutions the new Cascadia sets the benchmark for fuel efficiency, safety,...

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Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale January 2017 Auction

Barrett-Jackson, Scottsdale AZ January 2017 - Yet another amazing event filled with breath-taking beauties on four wheels. Generating over $100 million in sales and raising over $2 million for charities. "Many vehicles set record auction prices" stated Darren DiMaria...

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FERRARI 166 Spyder Corsa

The Corsa was one of the 166 models that Ferrari built for racing. Just like the other models in the 166 series, the car used a 2 liter V12 engine. The body was a spider version which came on the market in December 1947. The car's chassis was registration number 002C...

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Popular Light Truck Accessories that add Value

Accessories are big business For many years light-duty pickup trucks were very basic, utilitarian vehicles. The light-truck arm of the automotive aftermarket grew into over a $12 billion business by providing owners with truck accessories that enhance the performance,...

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Ferrari debuts its Japan-exclusive J50

Tokyo, 13 December 2016 – During a special celebration held at the National Art Center in Tokyo to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Ferrari in Japan, Ferrari revealed a new strictly limited series of bespoke cars, the J50. The Ferrari J50 is a two-seater,...

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Nikola One Truck Unveiled

New company introduces a hydrogen-electric Class 8 truck Nikola One The Nikola One utilizes a fully electric drivetrain powered by high-density lithium batteries. Energy will be supplied on-the-go by a hydrogen fuel cell giving the Nikola One a range of 800 - 1,200...

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Recognize the Colors, Recognize the Value

Setting oneself apart from the pack Each week we present the Ferrari Friday segment and thought it was finally time to explain why. In the US auto industry, we have the "big 3" and of course worldwide you have dominant players who focus on the mass production, high...

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National Auto Body Council Gives Away 6 Cars

Recycled Rides Program does it again at SEMA DCI Solution is truly proud to be a part of this great organization. The NABC presented six automobiles to families in need at last weeks SEMA show including two military veterans. It was truly a heart-warming experience. A...

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The Pickup Truck: Utility vs Luxury

"We're not going to develop a fat cowboy truck for North America" - Volker Mornhinweg, Mercedes Benz Being that DCI Solution is based in Cowboy country, we kinda take offense to that statement. But this article is about the Pickup Truck so we will focus on that. The...

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Ferrari F12 tdf Review: 770bhp supercar

The Ferrari F12 tdf isn’t brand new, is it? Nope, we drove it in Italy late last year, which led us to name it the scariest car of the year, and Chris Harris has made two separate video films with it – this one, filmed at Fiorano and another for the last series of the...

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