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The key ring is dead; Long live the ring key

Tired of carrying bulky fobs on your key ring? Startup Token may have the answer for you. This ring is the kind that goes on your finger, not in your pocket, and it can remember all sorts of things, including the signal that unlocks and starts your car.   http://tcrn.ch/2tTtT9s

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First Honda Civic Type R fetches $200,000 for charity

Honda's partnership with Bring a Trailer resulted in a $200,000 auction price for the first 2018 Honda Civic Type R, the proceeds of which will benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. Additionally, more than $9,000 was raised by Bring a Trailer users in separate donations.   http://bit.ly/2tiNinh

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Here are seven places where you never want to live

Real estate listing service Trulia has compiled a list of houses for sale in seven communities where you'll never see a car, describing them as "peaceful" and "idyllic" towns where "getting around is all about golf carts, bicycles, or your own two feet." Scratch these off your list of retirement options.   http://on.trulia.com/2tichab

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2018 VW Tiguan first drive

We get behind the wheel of VW's all-new 2018 Tiguan compact crossover.   http://bit.ly/2tSbZnC

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Ford stopping Focus production for a year

Ford will stop building the Focus for the North American market halfway through next year. Production of the next-gen model will kick off in China a year later. "We think we'll be able to bridge that gap with a combination of stockpiling, and the EcoSport coming in, which will help us have another product in that price band," the brand told Automotive News.   

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Dodge debuts new Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody

On the heels of the new Challenger SRT Demon is Dodge's alternative for the road course fanatic. Meet the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody--a super-wide, supercharged coupe with more tire than any other factory Challenger before it. The Widebody pairs the 707-horsepower Hellcat powertrain to a set of 305/35ZR20 Pirelli P-Zero tires for what Dodge says is the most corner-capable Hellcat ever.   

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More Americans hitting the road on July 4th than ever before

AAA expects 44.2 million Americans to hit the road during the Independence Day holiday, an increase of 2.9 percent over last year. The study finds gas prices and car rental rates are lower this year than in 2016.   

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Ram shows Tungsten Edition trucks

Ram has launched yet another limited-edition truck. Named Tungsten Edition, the luxurious model builds on the Limited trim with a dark chrome grille, black headlight bezels, and color-coded parts such as the bumpers, the mirror caps, and the door handles. Inside, there's Natura Plus leather upholstery, power-adjustable pedals, and front seats that are both heated and ventilated, among other equipment.   

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Goodwood attendees can help build a full-size LEGO McLaren 720S

Visitors to this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed are in for a real treat. McLaren is inviting event-goers to help build a 1:1 model of its 720S completely out of LEGO. The car is already partially completed, with more than 267,000 pieces already assembled. Fans will contribute more than 12,000 additional bricks to complete the project.   

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Dodge offers SRT looks for all 2018 Durango models

Fan of the new Dodge Durango SRT, but not quite ready to drop that kind of coin on a three-row family hauler? Fear not; Dodge has you covered. For the 2018 model year, the R/T will adopt the aggressive fascia of the SRT model, and customers can option out other bits of SRT appearance gear no matter what engine they choose.   

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