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Suzukis, Harley-Davidsons recalled

...cutting off air flow. If that happens, it can cause the gas tank to deform, causing cracks, fuel leaks and possible fires...one that has a filter on the end. They'll also replace gas tanks if necessary.Owners will be notified this month. Those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-04/suzukis-harley-davidsons-reca
The Way We Were: Older Memories

...opening and remove ... even got a couple of cents for returning the bottle. As a teenager I remember filling up my gas tank for 15 cents a gallon (Bring back the "gas wars" !).Columbia Road was a dirt road during my earliest years. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-24/way-we-were
Deputy shot, suspect dead at Georgia courthouse

...box of candy. Still, she said she decided long ago that she would steer clear of Marx. "I decided he was not a person I was going to cross in any way because he would probably slash my tires or put something in my gas tank," she said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-06/deputy-shot-suspect-dead-ga-
Quick turnarounds are vital on pit road for Sprint Cup Series teams

...gain as much time getting onto pit road without alerting the sport's radar guns. And pit crews are asked to fill the gas tank and change four tires without making a mistake in 13 seconds or less.Sunday's race at Sonoma Raceway was a perfect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-25/quick-turnarounds-are-vita
What Is It?

...seat and trunk area). As said earlier, keep these coming."Robert Hardy said it was the 1952 Cadillac and said "the gas tank cap was up under the taillight. You have to lift up the taillight to put gas in the car. I was going to Tubman Junior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-03-20/what-it
2014 Ford Escape SE has fuel-savvy power

...tank holds almost 15.1 gallons. Regular gasoline is all that's needed, and the Escape includes Ford's innovative gas tank that has no fuel cap, just a self-sealing opening.The Escape is at the top of fuel economy among nonhybrid, gasoline-powered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2013-11-21/2014-ford-escape-se-has-fuel-
What Is It?

...subcompact, whose design let the gas tank filler neck break off and the tank...Pinto (I owned a 1980 model), rear gas tank exploding, stopped making them...modern-day Model A ? until the gas tank."Ted Shelton said: "I remember...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-02-20/what-it
Matt Kenseth soaring into Chase after Bristol win

BRISTOL, Tenn. - Matt Kenseth had old tires, a sputtering gas tank and Kasey Kahne in his rearview mirror in the closing laps of a race for the third time this season.The result was the same as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-25/matt-kenseth-soaring-chase
Chrysler agrees to recall of Jeeps at risk of fire

...vehicle safety, contends that the Jeep gas tanks can rupture if hit from the rear...died in fiery crashes in Jeeps with gas tanks positioned behind the rear axle...install trailer hitches to protect the gas tanks. The company said vehicles without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-06-18/chrysler-agrees-recall-jee
What Is It?

...highlights its 370Z-inspired taillights and the interior center console that mimics the shape and appearance of a motorcycle gas tank. I wonder whether those were actually given parameters when the car was being designed? Even they had to call it something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2013-06-20/what-it