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Ford's Quick Lane Tire Announces Multiyear Extension of Bowl Game Naming Rights

The Detroit Lions and Ford's Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center recently announced an agreement that will extend Quick Lane's naming rights to the annual bowl game held at Ford Field. The renewal guarantees Quick Lane naming rights of the bowl game through 2019...

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Ford Super Duty Sets Flag-Pulling Guinness World Record

When it comes to towing and hauling heavy loads, torque is definitely the name of the game. Ford Motor Company demonstrated this fact this past Saturday when a Ford F-Series Super Duty truck set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for "Largest Flag Pulled by a Moving Vehicle."

The Ford F-450 Super Duty pulled a 4,124 square foot United States flag over four laps at Homestead-Miami Speedway's 1.5-mile track. The 45 by 92-foot flag breaks the previous record held by Chevrolet which was 40 by 80 feet. In order to break the record, the truck had to travel more…

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How Safe Are Self-Driving Cars?

In the six years from 2009 to 2015, Google's fleet of autonomous vehicles was responsible for eleven crashes. Google calls this number a success for its self-driving vehicle research program, but there are certainly some questions that come to mind. Who is to blame in accidents involving these vehicles, and are they safer than regular cars as we are so often told? We found an interesting video from Discovery News delves into these questions...

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Toyota Tundra to Carry Enormous World Series Trophy in Chicago Cubs Victory Parade

Last year, in what can only be described as a serendipitous example of perfect time, Toyota and the Chicago Cubs announced a long-term "Legacy Partnership" that established the automaker as the Official Vehicle of the Cubs and Wrigley Field, beginning with the 2016 Season. Now that season has come to a close and the Cubs are still celebrating their history-making...

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Chevrolet Joins with American Cancer Society to Fight Breast Cancer

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Earlier this morning, Chevrolet announced that its employees, dealers, and customers are coming together in support of the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks during the month of October. Chevrolet employees and hundreds of dealerships across the United States will participate and sponsor local community walks. An especially large gathering of employees will participate in the Detroit walk beginning at Hart Plaza on Saturday, October, 8...

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Get $500 Off at GMT Auto Sales!

Here at GMT Auto Sales, we're proud to serve the various automotive needs of drivers in Florissant with an extensive selection of quality pre-owned vehicles. From spacious SUVs to luxury sedans and minivans to pickup trucks, we can honestly say we have something for everyone in our inventory of more than 1,000 vehicles that offer many great features of new models, at a price point that's much easier on your wallet.

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Ford Uses Captured CO2 to Develop New Bio Foams and Plastics

Ford Motor Company has long been known as an industry leader in sustainability, especially when it comes to developing and implementing alternative materials for use in its vehicles. Examples of this include using coconut fiber in trunk lines and recycling t-shirts and jeans for use in carpeting. Ford's most recent initiative in the area is a new bio-foam that is formulated with up to 50 percent CO2-based polyols...

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Toyota Continues to Lead the Industry in Innovation

According to a recent publication by the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), Toyota is the most innovative automaker in the industry for the second year in a row. Continuing to anticipate the needs of tomorrow and engineering solutions, today, Toyota received more than 1,600 patents from the United States Patent and Trademark Office than any other automaker, more...

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Don't Be Caught off Guard Without a Summer Driving Emergency Kit

When it comes to stocking an emergency kit for your car, it's important to consider the season. As you know, summer has its own complications, so you'll want to be sure you are prepared in the unfortunate event of an accident or breakdown. With help from The Safe Driver blog, we've put together a list of useful supplies to keep in your car to help you make the most of an uncomfortable situation...

 

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