October 20, 2020

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    Car crash in Housatonic River in Seymour

    Police identify Two Died After Car Goes Into Housatonic River, Seymour

    Cops have identified the two people who died after their vehicle ended up in the Housatonic River in Seymour, Connecticut, on Friday afternoon. Connie Crowell, 54, and her son, John Crowell, 22, were pronounced dead at the scene. Connie and John were from Monroe, police noted. The incident took place at Roosevelt Drive. Connie and […]

    USA
    Paradice Classic Cruisers

    Paradice Classic Cruisers hosting car show to be held on 23 June

    Paradice Classic Cruisers, a member of the Connecticut Council of Car Clubs, is returning to Litchfield Crossings, New Milford, Connecticut on 23 June for a night of cruising and family-friendly fun. The Cruise Night Extravaganza will be located between the parking lots of Panera Bread and Webster Bank, off Route 7 and Dodd Road. All […]

    Events & Shows
    Gold Star memorial bridge, Connecticut

    Connecticut man livestreams his car crash car at 100 mph

    A Connecticut man has crashed his car as he accelerated more than a bridge at 100 miles per hour — and livestreamed the whole incident, police said. Kenneth Hofler, 23, of Middletown, whose license was already suspended, used his phone to record himself as he accelerated along the Gold Star Memorial Bridge Saturday morning, according […]

    USA
    Tesla Model 3

    Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot crashes into police car on highway

    A Tesla Model 3 was engaged in Autopilot when it rear-ended a parked police car in Connecticut during the weekend, the Stamford Advocate initially reported on Saturday. The driver informed police that he was looking at his dog in the backseat when his Tesla Model 3 rear-ended a cruiser, then continued to also strike a disabled vehicle. Tesla […]

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    Images of 2017 Kia Cadenza

    U.S. states investigating Hyundai, Kia over vehicle fires

    A group of U.S. states is probing Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors for possible unfair and deceptive acts associated with reports of hundreds of vehicle fires, Connecticut Attorney General William Tong stated on Monday. The South Korean automakers have recalled over 2.3 million vehicles since 2015 to address numerous engine fire risks in a range […]

    Hyundai
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    Volkswagen Settles 10 US State Environmental Claims For $157 Million

    Volkswagen stated on Thursday it has consented to pay $157.45 million to settle environmental claims from 10 American states concerning its excess diesel emissions, as the automaker plans to move past the scandal. The settlement spans states including New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Washington, along with some customer claims. In last year, the German […]

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    Vince McMahon

    Vince McMahon In Car Accident Near WWE Headquarter In Stamford

    According to a TMZ report, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Chairman Vince McMahon was involved in a car accident on 21 March, that left his black Bentley banged up. The accident supposedly took place about a mile away from WWE headquarter in Stamford, Connecticut. Law enforcement sources validated that Vince was driving the vehicle when something […]

    USA

    No to New Gas-Powered Cars by 2050, Eight US States and Five Countries agrees

    Beyond irrelevance on an international range, exactly what do Rhode Island as well as the Netherlands have in common? Both have governments that wish to outlaw sales of new gas- and also diesel-powered cars within 35 years. In fact they’re not the only one. Rhode Island as well as 7 other states of the USA […]

    Cars

    Brand new Audi R8 bought with lottery prize money gets destroyed in fire

    The Connecticut Powerball winner Rahul Patel lost his one-week old Audi R8. The sports car was believed to have been destroyed by fire. Like the old saying goes, you win some, you lose some. As luck would have it, the losing part i.e. Audi R8 was substantially low than the winning part i.e. the lottery […]

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