Spirit of Daytona race team has transitioned to a sports car builder

Godwin Kelly
| The Daytona Beach News-Journal

DAYTONA BEACH —  A little local team has transitioned from racing cars to building them.

After making a big impact in one of America’s top motorsports series, the Spirit of Daytona team now builds cars for teams in the Global MX-5 Cup tour, which has been a companion series to IndyCar this year.

The Spirit of Daytona, which darn near won the 2015

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Dirty dog? Driver slammed online after travelling with pet in BlueSG car, Singapore News

Dogs are known for their love for the outdoors, and many owners often drive them around the island with their cars.

But owning a car in Singapore is not cheap, so some pay a premium for pet-friendly transport services such as GrabPet or private taxis to ferry their fur kids.

One driver sparked debate online on Sunday (Oct 11) evening after she was spotted taking her dog out on an

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Crime Syndicate Targeted Luxury Car Owners

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This wasn’t just a simple case of car theft.

According to a recent report, a crime syndicate targeted the owners of luxury vehicles in Malaysia with a creative scam. And while this happened in another atmosphere, we’ve seen somewhat similar crimes in North America. Besides, these sorts of schemes tend to travel the globe, so nowhere is entirely safe.

Law enforcement says the

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How to get a free 4-hour grace period on your next car rental

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You probably already know The Platinum Card® from American Express comes with a big, long list of travel-related perks included with its $550 annual fee (see rates & fees).

There are Platinum cardholder perks ranging from a

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Waterlooville cyclist captures moment young girl travelling in car with no seatbelt

Police were able to take action over the July 15 incident that happened in London Road, Waterlooville.

This was because the cyclist reported it, and submitted the footage, to the Hants Snap initiative.

Officers are accepting footage of road incidents from the public so they can take action.

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This driving offence took place on July 15, 2020,
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First Ninja Burglar, now luxury car thefts: ‘These thieves think Todt Hill is a bank!’

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Suspiciously eyeing a stranger walking past her home Thursday afternoon in Todt Hill, a woman who has lived in the area on and off for decades said neighbors have been on edge.

“There’s too many prowlers around here and I don’t like it one bit,” she said. “Someone is lurking around your property — it’s scary.”

Police in recent months have responded to several thefts of

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Take a tour of designer Ian Callum’s wonderful car collection and studio

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Jonny Smith, host of the YouTube channel The Late Brake Show, caught up with legendary designer Ian Callum in his workshop/studio where Callum is working on his Singer-style reimagination of the Aston Martin Vanquish, the VC25. The space is also where he also stores his beautifully curated collection of cars.

“What I like about my cars is that they are of a

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Luxury car market stirring as travel spend diverted

Customers who would previously have gone on an overseas trip at least once a year can no longer do so, and fine dining has also been curtailed because of restrictions. Extremely low interest rates and the offer of a five-year warranty at Mercedes-Benz has also helped momentum.

“There are actually free funds and people want to reward themselves still. Buying a fine car is still a big reward,” Mr von

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Avis extends layoffs as coronavirus continues to hurt car rental business

Syracuse, N.Y. — Avis is extending the furloughs of 50 workers and has made permanent the layoffs of 17 others as the coronavirus pandemic continues to take a toll on the travel industry.

a sign on the side of a road: A sign directs Avis customers where to return car rentals at Syracuse Hancock International Airport on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020.

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A sign directs Avis customers where to return car rentals at Syracuse Hancock International Airport on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020.

Avis Budget Car Rental LLC filed a notice under

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Road Trip Tips for Better Car and RV Camping During COVID

Of the many gloomy impacts of COVID—canceled travel, systemic uncertainty, furloughed and lost jobs, a hiatus from hugs, and the cancellation of Hollywood blockbuster season—one silver lining stands out: the resurgence of the great American road trip. With record-low gas prices, a pent-up hunger for freedom from home, and a widespread unease with public transportation, RV sales have spiked to an all-time high. Further, campgrounds are packed, trails are noticeably

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Best dog car travel gear and accessories

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Best dog car travel gear and accessories


  • If you’re gearing up for a road trip with your dog, you’ll need some things to keep them safe, comfortable, and loving life on the road and off.
  • The safest way for your dog to travel is in a crash-tested crate or harness that attaches to a seat belt in the back seat.
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New car sales in Australia slump but luxury brands buck trend during coronavirus pandemic

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New car sales in Australia have slumped since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, but one sector is bucking the trend – luxury brands.

Overall sales have fallen 20% as people have lost jobs and income, overseas factories have closed down and the recession has begun to bite.

But sales of luxury brands have declined much less sharply and, in at

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7 Best Car Seat Stroller Combos of 2020

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Of all the items you’ll need for baby in the first few years, a car seat and a stroller are undoubtedly some of the most important. They help you get from point A to point B with your little one safely and securely

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Luxury Car Service Orlando Team Celebrates More Than Two Decades Of Excellence – Press Release

The Transporters has the knowledge and experience to provide First Class Limousine Service, Black Car Service, and Airport Transportation. The drivers have an extensive understanding of the Central Florida cities and their tourist attractions, surrounding hotels, area airports, and popular nightlight spots.

The Transporters and Wayne Thornton are pleased to announce that their luxury car service Orlando firm has reached a two-decade milestone of service in the Central Florida area.

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Rental car tips: How to find the best prices during covid-19

For many Americans, embarking on road trips has been a way to keep traveling during the pandemic. And if you’re not a car owner, now may be a good time to rent one.

According to data from CheapCarRental.net, a car-rental comparison engine, road trip travel is up, but the travel industry as a whole is still hurting. As a result, rental car rates in the United States are down by

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