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Chatham County, NC
 3 Comments on N.C. Gov. Cooper Outlines VinFast Deal
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N.C. Gov. Cooper Outlines VinFast Deal

VinFast set to establish a presence in central North Carolina. We reported earlier this week that VinFast, a Vietnamese automotive…

 2 Comments on Vietnam Automaker VinFast Eyes Chatham County, North Carolina Property
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Vietnam Automaker VinFast Eyes Chatham County, North Carolina Property

VinFast, TIP, and North Carolina. More than 24 hours after we reported the story, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper announced…

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 4 Comments on Toyota Makes a Home in North Carolina With an EV Battery Plant
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Toyota Makes a Home in North Carolina With an EV Battery Plant

Toyota Motor North America announced on Monday that it selected a site near Liberty, NC, for its new electric vehicle…

 9 Comments on On the Road With an Updated Volkswagen Tiguan
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On the Road With an Updated Volkswagen Tiguan

The Volkswagen Tiguan offers room for five or seven. Volkswagen has made great strides in recent years by bolstering its…

 2 Comments on Spotlight: 30th Annual Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show
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Spotlight: 30th Annual Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show

America and Chevrolet in 1969 Probably the most significant event of 1969 was the July 20th lunar landing of the…

 5 Comments on Spotlight: 24th Annual Rod & Custom Show Presented by the Stray Cats
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Spotlight: 24th Annual Rod & Custom Show Presented by the Stray Cats

Stray Cats and a classic car show. Labor Day weekend is the unofficial end of summer for some parts of…

 4 Comments on Spotlight: Capital City Cruisers 2018 Car, Truck & Bike Show
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Spotlight: Capital City Cruisers 2018 Car, Truck & Bike Show

Capital City Cruisers hosts their 12th annual event. Weeks of above normal rainfall in the Carolinas means one thing: if…

 7 Comments on Spotlight: 2018 Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show
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Spotlight: 2018 Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show

2018 Piedmont Classic Chevy Club Car Show As an automotive writer, most of my focus is on what’s new and…

 7 Comments on Electric Avenue: BMW 740e
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Electric Avenue: BMW 740e

The 740e is BMW’s big PHEV. Certain dreams of mine were recently fulfilled when a handsome, shiny BMW 7 Series…

 0 Comment on Deep Purple 1919 Pierce-Arrow Wins Best in Show at Pinehurst Concours
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Deep Purple 1919 Pierce-Arrow Wins Best in Show at Pinehurst Concours

It’s a wrap for the 2015 edition of the Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance. This year’s show was the largest one yet…

 2 Comments on Tesla Motors Opens First North Carolina Supercharger Station
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Tesla Motors Opens First North Carolina Supercharger Station

Electric vehicle maker extends its supercharger network. Burlington, NC, may not be an instantly recognizable location for people outside of…

 4 Comments on On the Road with the 2013 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn
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On the Road with the 2013 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn

Aligning the right vehicle for the proper trip can sometimes prove challenging. A convertible is ideal for excursions to the…

 2 Comments on Going Blue With the 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Premium
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Going Blue With the 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Premium

Fourth-generation Subaru Forester debuts. Subaru has the midas touch as everything it makes seems to turn to gold. This Japanese…

 0 Comment on 5 Ways to Celebrate the 4th With Your Car
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5 Ways to Celebrate the 4th With Your Car

Friends, family, food and fireworks. There is something special about the 4th of July, a date marking America’s independence from…