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AUTOMOTIVE: Auto sales up despite recalls

AUTOMOTIVE: Auto sales up despite recalls

Heavy snowfall and bone-chilling cold hampered auto sales in January and February, but sales are still strong, said Tim Roper, owner of Smith Motors Auto Group, which operates Chevrolet dealerships in Hammond and Lowell.

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
NIPSCO launching second phase of electric vehicle charging stations

NIPSCO launching second phase of electric vehicle charging stations

A Think City electric vehicle is charged at the NIPSCO headquarters in Merrillville. NIPSCO is launcing the second phase of the IN-Charge Electric Vehicle Program with 10 public charging stations planned for the region.

February 18, 2014 2:28 pm
AUTOMOTIVE: Auto sales hit their highest point since 2007 last year

AUTOMOTIVE: Auto sales hit their highest point since 2007 last year

Automakers sold about 15.6 million cars last year, the highest number since 2007, when 16.1 million units were sold.

February 02, 2014 12:00 am
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car

car on the road wiht motion blur background.

January 18, 2014 12:00 am
AUTOMOTIVE: Pickup, car truck sales were hot until last few weeks

AUTOMOTIVE: Pickup, car truck sales were hot until last few weeks

Auto dealers had been enjoying the highest sales since 2007 until the government shutdown paralyzed many consumers with uncertainty, said Tim Roper, owner of Smith Motors Auto Group.

October 20, 2013 12:00 am
Halloween fun

Halloween fun

In this Nov. 14, 1974 file photo, police and members of the Suffolk County Coroner's Office investigate the murder of six people found shot in Amityville, N.Y. The house was made famous in the 1979 film "The Amityville Horror." The Oscar-nominated film is based on the story of the Lutz famil…

October 09, 2013 12:38 pm
New technology replacing the naked eye at Ford plant

New technology replacing the naked eye at Ford plant

Workers at Ford's Chicago Assembly Plant have checked the quality of a vehicle's paint job basically the same way since the plant opened in 1924 - by eye.

September 13, 2013 6:24 pm
AUTOMOTIVE: Car, pickup truck sales taking off

AUTOMOTIVE: Car, pickup truck sales taking off

The auto industry has been having a pretty good year, and has been been boosted by a surge in pickup truck sales, said Tim Roper, owner of Smith Motors Auto Group.

July 21, 2013 12:00 am
New Products for Thursday, May 30, 2013

New Products for Thursday, May 30, 2013

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May 29, 2013 6:30 pm Photos

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Pat O'Connor

Pat O'Connor

Pat O'Connor is shown in his Sumar Special, May 17, 1958, after qualifying at the Indianapolis Speedway for the Memorial Day race. Ray Nichels worked on the car, which crashed, killing O'Connor.

May 23, 2013 7:47 pm
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Smiling teenagers in a car

April 23, 2013 9:32 am
Russian steelmakers to focus on reducing costs

Russian steelmakers to focus on reducing costs

Employees of Volkswagen RUS mount a new VW Passat in Kaluga, Russia. Although the multi-billion dollar commitments by foreign car manufacturers are likely to ensure stable consumption of metal, industry players count primarily on the construction sector and infrastructure development as the …

April 04, 2013 3:26 pm
Merrillville man's song styling wins new car

Merrillville man's song styling wins new car

Glen Kimble, of Merrillville, celebrates at the Kennedy Mazda car dealership in Valparaiso Wednesday morning after receiving the keys to a 2014 Mazda 6 as the winner of the ABC7/WLS Chicago Mazda 6 "Dare to Dream" Search for a Star vocal performance contest. Kimble was also awarded a studio …

March 27, 2013 3:23 pm
Merrillville man's song styling wins new car

Merrillville man's song styling wins new car

Glen Kimble, of Merrillville, celebrates at the Kennedy Mazda car dealership in Valparaiso Wednesday morning after winning a 2014 Mazda 6 in the ABC7/WLS Chicago Mazda 6 "Dare to Dream" Search for a Star vocal performance contest. Kimble also received a studio quality microphone and about 8 …

March 27, 2013 3:23 pm
Dreamer picks up prize

Dreamer picks up prize

Glen Kimble, of Merrillville, sits in his new 2014 Mazda 6 Wednesday morning at the Kennedy Mazda car dealership in Valparaiso. Kimble was awarded the car as part of a prize package for winning the ABC7/WLS Chicago Mazda 6 "Dare to Dream" Search for a Star contest.

March 27, 2013 3:24 pm
Console Color

Console Color

January 22, 2013 9:34 am
Couple in convertible car smiling

Couple in convertible car smiling

January 22, 2013 9:35 am
Body found in car

Body found in car

A woman sits in the back of a Gary police car Thursday night while officers and Lake County coroner's officials investigate the death of woman found inside a Pontiac Grand Am. The woman who died was a passenger in the Pontiac, which was pulled over near 25th Avenue and Harrison Street.

December 06, 2012 9:02 pm
Woman found dead in car in Gary

Woman found dead in car in Gary

Gary police and Lake County coroner's investigators work Thursday night after a woman was found dead inside a car at 25th Avenue and Harrison Street.

December 06, 2012 9:02 pm
Body found in car

Body found in car

Gary police and Lake County coroner's investigators try to piece together the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman found Thursday night inside a red Pontiac Grand Am with significant front-end damage.

December 06, 2012 9:02 pm
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