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pickups

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Makers see life in troubled small pickups

Compact pickup sales are down, but new, more stringent corporate average fuel economy rules may be prompting automakers to view the segment more favorably.

By Oct. 5, 2011

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GM's next pickups: More technology

Automotive news reports on GM's development plans for its line of pick-up trucks.

By Feb. 22, 2010

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GM, Chrysler full-size pickups likely to get fuel-saving V-6s, too

Automotive News reports on GM and Chrysler moves to sell pick-up trucks with V-6 engines, after Ford set an example with its F-150.

By Aug. 16, 2011

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Our cars: VW Amarok - A new challenger appears

The XCAR crew have a new car to help them on their travels. Welcome to the "Rok".

By Apr. 13, 2014

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Chevrolet teases the Colorado's return to the pickup party

Chevrolet finishes the refresh of its pickup lineup with the new, midsize Colorado, set to debut in Los Angeles next week.

By Nov. 15, 2013

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Tomorrow's trucks may be brawny but lightweight

Automotive News reports on how future pick-up trucks will get better fuel economy without sacrificing capability.

By Jul. 11, 2011

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Band to take the stage with 3D-printed instruments

New Zealand design engineer Olaf Diegel has 3D-printed an electric guitar, bass, drum set, and keyboard that will be played live at the EuroMold design fair in Frankfurt, Germany.

By Nov. 26, 2013

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In the age of Prius and Tesla, can the Chevy Volt succeed? We ask GM.

After a little more than three years on the market, the plug-in hybrid Volt is approaching 60,000 units sold. Is that enough momentum to compete with the mind share of the Prius and Tesla? We ask General Motors.

By Apr. 12, 2014

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Marissa Mayer's secret mantra: Thank you, Jerry Yang, thank you

Another drab quarter makes it plain: the only thing keeping the wolves from starting to bay for change is Yahoo's ownership position in Alibaba.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Reality check on Facebook's Oculus shift

[commentary] Facebook says that its purchase of Oculus is a long bet on the future. And that wager on virtual reality is rooted in the actual reality of the social network's past and present.

By Apr. 7, 2014