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13 Crazy Real-Life Facebook Tributes

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 02.06.2012 | Technology

There's no doubt that Facebook has had a long and lasting influence on our society. Through strengthening revolutions, connecting people across the wo...

Guilty Plea In Porsche Kidnapping

AP | By LAURA CRIMALDI | Posted 12.03.2011 | Crime

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- A man living in Massachusetts pleaded guilty Friday to charges that he and a cohort kidnapped a college classmate from his luxury ...

Why Was It So Hard To Say Goodbye To A Car?

Holly Robinson | Posted 01.01.2012 | Women
Holly Robinson

Yes, I know it sounds stupid, but I cried all afternoon over selling a car. There I stood, weeping as if someone had just dumped my new Porsche into a river.

Katherine Bindley

Study: Do We Really Like Rich Men More? | Katherine Bindley | Posted 08.18.2011 | Women

That guy smiling from behind the wheel of his shiny Porsche may indeed be trying to impress a woman with it, but he's probably only interested in a fl...

Today In History: 06/08

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.08.2011 | Home

There's no denying it: the digital age is unforgivingly fast-paced. But how can we move forward if we never take a moment to reflect on where we've...

Hong Kong Branding Secrets

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jonathan Littman

The past week I've enjoyed a rare window into Asian culture and thinking. I hopped a Saturday night flight on Singapore Airlines from San Francisco an...

Classic Car Club: Access To The Cars Of Everyone's Dreams

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's a scientific fact that the three easiest ways to get laid are to be rich, famous, or drive a sick car, the confluence of which explains why Jas...

PHOTOS: Can't Afford A Porsche? Build One Yourself!

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From Inhabitat: If you can afford to buy a Porsche (muttering curses at you under our breath), good for you. For the rest of us, why not follow one i...

McLaren's All-New 2012 MP4-12C Introduced in Beverly Hills

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

After over one million miles of prototype testing, the first new road car from McLaren since 1993 is ready.

Homemade Electric Porsche (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Jeff McCabe didn't have $125,000 for the Tesla Roadster, so he decided to make an electric car on his own, for a quarter of the price. McCabe recent...

American Car Quality Tops Foreign Car Quality, Finds J.D. Power And Associates

AP | STEPHEN MANNING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — U.S. automakers have surpassed foreign brands for the first time in a survey that measures the quality of new cars and trucks. J.D...

Building Up China's Brand

Gary Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gary Shapiro

Chinese companies have a shot at being world class brands if they invest in quality, play by the rules and invest in marketing and in the countries where they want their brands to gain market share.

The Most Reliable Cars 2010: JD Power (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Daniele Sahr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

We've all heard the bad news about the recent spate of auto recalls. But, thankfully, not every make of vehicle has problems with "uncontrolled accele...

Geneva Motor Coolest New Cars (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The 80th Geneva Motor Show, Europe's only annual auto exhibition, opened to the public today. At this year's show, 250 exhibitors from 30 countrie...

The $350,000 Lexus LFA: Automaker Only Allowing Elite Buyers Who 'Drive In The Right Places' (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Grace Kiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Lexus is proclaiming its new $350,000 LFA model, which can accelerate to 60 mph in 3.6 seconds and hit speeds as fast as 202 mph, a "two-seat supercar...

Is Harley-Davidson the Next Casualty?

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

How can Harley-Davidson stem the bleeding of red ink?

Robert Kindler's "2BG2FAIL" License Plate Changed To "MNA GUY"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In his book, "Too Big to Fail", the New York Times scribe Andrew Ross Sorkin included a photo of a banker's license plate he saw in Greenwich, CT that...

Auto Giants Reposition Globally

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Diane Francis

Cars are not longer just big business; companies have to build vehicles, but also be able to create multilateral partnerships which include workers, politicians, civil servants and investors.

Porsche Accuses Volkswagen Of Extortion

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Porsche accused Volkswagen and its key shareholder Lower Saxony of extortion following a magazine report that VW and the regiona...

German Arsonists Torch Porsches, BMWs Over Economic Woes

Bloomberg | Brett Neely | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When Berlin resident Simone Klostermann returned from vacation and couldn't find her Mercedes SLK, she thought it had been towed. Police told her the ...

January Car Sales -- a Final Reckoning Begins in Earnest ?

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Until the travel business picks up and businesses in general start replacing their vehicle fleets, Detroit will be outside looking in.

How Porsche Hacked The Financial System And Made A Killing

Radian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A "short squeeze" sounds inconspicuous enough; you wouldn't tell it by Bloomberg's language, but Merckle's Volkswagen bet lost out to one of the most ...

Car sales, 2008; even worse than we thought

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Monday brought three conference calls, each about an hour, with executives from each of the Detroit Three announcing, dissecting and, most of all, spi...

Porsche Takes Majority Of Volkswagen

AP | MATT MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BERLIN — Porsche said Monday that it had increased its stake in Volkswagen AG to more than 50 percent, a move that gave it indirect control of t...

Bottom Line: 2008 Car/Truck Sales Probably Worst Since 1974

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

The only other time the industry has seen a 3-million (or more) unit plunge was following the 1974 oil shortage.