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Total recall, yet again: Volkswagen and Mazda recall over 600,000 vehicles

Avoiding disaster before it happens appears to be the name of the game for Volkswagen and Mazda, who have recalled a combined total of some 613,000 vehicles, citing issues with steering loss and faulty airbags as the culprits.

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First Bugatti Veyron sells for $1.8 million at auction

The first Bugatti Veyron crossed the auction block last week at $1.8 million, a relatively small increase over the roughly $1.2 million price tag of a new Veyron in 2005, the first year of production.

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BMW’s next M3 could be faster and more efficient thanks to a plug-in hybrid drivetrain

Set to bow in 2020, the next BMW M3 could get a gasoline-electric plug-in hybrid drivetrain. Although the move is controversial, going hybrid will allow BMW to pack more power into the M3 while complying with international CO2 regulations.

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Lamborghini’s next limited-edition supercar could be a LaFerrari-fighting hybrid

Lamborghini is reportedly planning to unveil a hybrid supercar at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. The car would be the latest of numerous limited editions to come out of Lamborghini recently.

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Britax recalls 200,000 car seats after seeing a Facebook post

Proving that platforms like Twitter and Facebook really are an integral part of customer service, car seat manufacturing company Britax has recalled 37 models of its products following a customer’s Facebook post from last month.

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Amazon boss admits Top Gear hosts were ‘very, very, very expensive’

Although he declined to say precisely how much Clarkson, Hammond and May will get for their upcoming Prime car show, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos admitted it was a "very, very, very expensive deal" for the company.

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Stories you missed this week: Tinder dumps its CEO, Samsung’s dueling Galaxies

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why, we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you.

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Stop wasting gas in the city with the app that knows when traffic lights will change

EnLighten taps into your city’s traffic control system to know when lights will change, advise your speed accordingly, and save you gas and aggravation.

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Lamborghini’s 750-hp Aventador Superveloce Roadster roars into Pebble Beach

Essentially an open-top race car for the road, the Lamborghini Aventador Superveloce Roadster is powered by a 6.5-liter V12 engine that makes 750 horsepower. Just 500 examples will be built, and each one will cost over half a million.

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Documents show Apple has been scouting car-testing sites near San Francisco

Documented exchanges between Apple and a known car testing facility have fanned the rumors of Apple’s possible autonomous car. The test facility is a disused naval base that is closed to the public and guarded by military personnel.

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Tianjin explosion destroys over 8,000 new cars in China

The tragic explosion in Tianjin, China has caused untold amounts of devastation and anguish, and the car industry is not immune. Approximately 8,000 new vehicles were destroyed after the blast enveloped a car lot, with even more suffering irreparable damage.

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