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2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Limited: More of the same, only cheaper

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan LimitedAn all-new version of the Volkswagen Tiguan with seating for up to seven is in dealers now, but if you’ve got a hankering for the old model, VW has a value-laden option for you. The German automaker is releasing a low-price version called the 2017 Tiguan Limited available now from $ 22,860 including a mandatory $ 865 destination charge. That’s…
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Trump administration scraps infrastructure advisory council

New York City's Manhattan Bridge (photo by Ludovic Bertron)Following the high profile dissolution of both the American manufacturing council and the strategic and policy forum, President Donald Trump is abandoning plans to form an infrastructure advisory council tasked with tackling the country’s crumbling roads and bridges. The council, which was created via executive order last month, was charged…
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Are self-driving cars the beginning of the end for the steering wheel?

Ford removable steering wheel and pedals patentWith the dawn of self-driving vehicles emerging on the horizon, many have speculated on the demise of the steering wheel. Some manufacturers, like BMW, vow that their cars will always have a steering wheel. Others, like Ford, openly embrace the idea of cars that could be operated without either a steering wheel or pedals, at least for use in…
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