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Mercedes E-Class protects your family during a Loch Ness monster search

Mercedes-Benz E-Class television commercials showcase "intelligent" tech features that protect family members on a Loch Ness monster watch. If a collision is imminent, the car tries to protect your ears, and moves you away from…
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Honda is cooking up an 11-speed transmission with three clutches, but why?

A Honda patent application reveals plans for an 11-speed, triple-clutch transmission from the Japanese carmaker that seems aimed at improving efficiency. There's no telling when it might go into production, though.
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Missed the first round of Ford GT production? This is your lucky day

The Ford GT will stay in production for an additional two years, giving buyers another opportunity to own the supercar, which is already sold out through its first two years of production. Ford will also keep racing the GT.
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Marvel superheroes and villains inspire custom Harley-Davidson motorcycles

In celebration of Captain America's 75th anniversary, designers from Marvel and Harley-Davidson teamed up. The team created more than 25 custom motorcycles. Each motorcycle is based on a different Marvel Universe hero or villain.
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Thinking of buying a new car? Consider doing it from your smartphone

Looking to avoid car salesmen at all costs? You might consider turning to your smartphone instead. At least, that appears to be the modus operandi for a surprising proportion of respondents in a recent study by Roadster.
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Got $9 billion? Lyft would like to talk to you about buying it

As per a report from the New York Times, the transportation giant has been relatively open to the notion of selling itself to a larger company, having faced numerous challenges like regulation, competition, and more.
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If Uber and Lyft switch to self-driving cars, what about the drivers?

Uber and Lyft are in the news with experiments with self-driving cars. What happens to ridesharing service drivers if autonomous cars take over? The short term answer is "nothing," but in the longer term, there's reason for concern.
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Carpooling with strangers didn't work for Lyft

Lyft's Carpool concept sounded good -- Silicon Valley commuters make a few bucks driving others to work and get to use the HOV lanes. But it didn't work. Not enough drivers signed up for the program since March, so now it's on "pause."