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Vickers on pole at Talladega, but many drivers are angry and confused about qualifying format

...bottom of the field consisted of championship contenders Denny Hamlin, Harvick and Joey Logano.Brad Keselowski and Matt Kenseth will drop to the back of the field because Keselowski changed his alternator and Kenseth changed his engine.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-18/vickers-pole-talladega-man
New car models for 2015

...gets the two most powerful engines now in the sedan, a 2-liter...will be two aluminum-block engines available in the first year...5-liter four-cylinder engine and a 3.6-liter V-6 with...the second year, a diesel engine will be available. Six-speed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-10-17/new-car-models-2015
What Is It?

...Nash-Healey had an aluminum body and a small engine and was like a sports car. They made...some of their 331-cubic-inch V-8 engines for a new project."A friendship was...six-cylinder, 234.8-cubic-inch engine."The car had a 102-inch wheelbase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-10-17/what-it
GE sees strong US economy as profit rises

...big projects that are based on long-term oil prices.The company's aviation division, which sells and services aircraft engines and accounts for the biggest share of company profits, also performed well. Profit at the division rose 16 percent to $1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-17/ge-sees-strong-us-economy-
Across Georgia

...spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen said in a statement."They radioed in an emergency stating that they had engine trouble ? possible full engine failure. Then again as they were coming back in to the airport they struck power lines," said Gainesville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-16/across-georgia
Slowing global economy could lead Fed to delay rate increase

...consumers in Japan are still spending listlessly after a big sales tax increase took effect in April."The world economy's engines have been sputtering," said Douglas Porter, the chief economist at BMO Financial Group.Against the backdrop of a limping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-14/slowing-global-economy-cou
Severe weather updates

...while in standing water, do not try to restart it. Restarting a vehicle in standing water can cause more water to enter the engine and could cost thousands of dollars to repair.Tips for Driving on Wet RoadsTurn on your headlights - Even if it is daylight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/severe-weather-updates
Swoopier X4 SUV to join BMW's popular X3

...Buyers have a choice of two engines: a new 184-horsepower 2...will take the four-cylinder engine to an estimated 36 mpg on the...Models with 2.4-liter engines get technology that shuts off the engine at stop lights starting sometime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-10-09/new-models-2015
Business news

...fuel economy last year rose one-half mile per gallon over the 2012 model year, mainly because automakers have improved gas engines and transmissions and added turbochargers to give smaller motors more power.Although last year's gain fell short of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-08/business-news
US trade deficit drops to $40.1 billion in August

...percent to a record $198.5 billion, aided by increased sales of petroleum, telecommunications equipment and industrial engines. Imports also rose by a smaller 0.1 percent to $238.6 billion.Even with the falling deficit the past four months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-03/us-trade-deficit-drops-401