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CARSTAR Wicklunds, the first CARSTAR franchise location, has long supported veterans in the Kansas City region.

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Hyundai Motor America and its Kentucky dealers, including Gates Hyundai in Richmond and Swope Hyundai in Elizabethtown, on Dec. 23 announced donations of $100,000 to Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland (FAKH) and $50,000 to the American Red Cross to support Western Kentucky communities devastated by the Dec. 10 tornadoes.

Monday, 20 December 2021 10:29

More Than 120 New 2022 Corvette C8s Destroyed After Tornado Hits Bowling Green, KY, Factory

Written by Brad Anderson, CarScoops

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Approximately 122 brand new Chevrolet Corvette Stingrays have been destroyed after a tornado hit the Bowling Green Assembly Plant in Kentucky in December.

Monday, 20 December 2021 10:15

Michigan's $25M Catastrophic Victim Crash Fund Hasn't Spent a Cent

Written by Steve McClallen, The Center Square

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Not a cent from a $25 million relief fund created four months ago has been spent on medical providers to stabilize a July 45% fee cut for Michigan’s auto accident insurance providers.

Friday, 17 December 2021 08:52

Chicago Luxury Car Dealer Hit by Daytime Smash and Grab

Written by Steven Symes, Motorious

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A luxury car dealership in downtown Chicago was the target of a brazen smash and grab robbery in broad daylight, shocking many.

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On Dec. 9, two deserving Topeka, KS, residents were presented vehicles to provide independence and the ability to work and take care of their families, thanks to the National Auto Body Council (NABC) Recycled Rides® program, along with the vehicle donors and Washburn Tech.