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Honda Accord tops list of stolen vehicles in 2013

...about two months after it had been stolen. It was tucked away in the garage of an abandoned house on Nellieville Road with the engine and transmission missing. His second truck was never recovered.When the National Insur ance Crime Bureau released its annual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-30/honda-accord-tops-list
What Is It?

...tailgate) with several transmission and engine options. When I was playing Little League...the 1956 Dodge wagon with the D-500 engine.Walker Mobley Jr. said the "1956 Dodge...red Ram Power Pack,' which was a V-8 engine rated at 218 horsepower."Wayne Wilke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-28/what-it
Fire department seeks Augusta Commission's approval for ladder-truck refurbishment

...to current National Fire Protection Association standards.The unit's engine will be removed and a remanufactured Detroit Diesel engine will take its place. The engine will come with a two-year warranty. The Allison transmission will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-25/fire-department-seeks-
Georgia State University's Economic Forecasting Center's outlook says state growth will continue in 2014

...previous year, but this year lost ground because of unusually severe winter weather, the economists said."The Peach State job engine is indeed humming," said Rajeev Dhawan, the director of the center.Next year is expected to be back to the 83,000 job...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/georgia-state-universitys-
Readers identify old car as Dodge Brothers Touring

...Brothers cars remained essentially unchanged from year to year, as did Ford. It was powered by a flathead four-cylinder engine with a three-speed manual transmission. It was one of the first all-steel-bodied cars and featured a 12-volt electrical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-27/readers-identify-old-car-dodg
Auto recalls

...ST and Escapes for a problem with wiring harnesses that could cause stalling. The recall affects models with the 2-liter engine.Also recalled were about 1,320 of the 2015 Transit commercial vans for a potential brake fluid leak; 610 of the 2015 Transit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-21/auto-recalls
Need for more passing in NASCAR is studied in Michigan

...more competition by making cars deep in traffic as easy to drive as the lead car.Ideas tested included: strips under the engine to divert air, a taller rear spoiler, different rear gears, less-powerful engines and driver adjustable track bars for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-20/need-more-passing-nascar-s
Ryan Blaney surges past Kyle Busch to win Nationwide race

...the series' season.Chevrolet has won all three manufacturers titles since returning to the series in 2012.Its IndyCar V6 engine program has won 10 of the first 16 races of the season heading into the weekend's event at Sonoma Raceway.Chevrolet supplies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-22/ryan-blaney-surges-past-ky
IPO allowed Google to make big bet it can become indispensable

...250 companies in the past 10 years.The ambitious expansion has extended Google's empire far beyond the influential search engine that processes more than 100 billion queries each month and still brings in most of the company's projected $67 billion in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-23/ipo-allowed-google-make-bi
What Is It?

...disappear after the 1965 model year. All engine choices were V-8s that varied from the...of the Ford 427 big-block. That big engine combination brought Mercury back to serious...427-cubic-inch, 400-horsepower-plus engine. Whichever engine you chose you couldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-14/what-it