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Can hackers take over your car?

...accelerating and shifting. Electronic gas pedal position sensors, for instance, are more reliable than the old throttle cables. Electronic parts also reduce weight and help cars use less gasoline. The networks of little computers inside today's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-04/can-hackers-take-over-your-ca
Business briefs

...machinery and equipment through the Screven County Development Authority. Capro Inc., which manufactures brake and throttle cables for lawnmowers in Swainsboro, will receive $300,000 to build warehouse space. Strong Financial to pay trading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/21/bus_416260.shtml
Business
Near-perfect drive for winning Porsche at Rolex 24

...They pushed the winning Porsche hard during the night, leading several times before tire problems, two broken throttle cables and, finally, a broken header, ended their hopes of victory. "That Prototype car really gave us a good run for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/03/nas_374455.shtml
Nascar
Harvick takes New Hampshire pole

...star from one of auto racing's most famous families, while Irwin was the 1999 Winston Cup rookie of the year. The throttle cables on both cars were believed to have gotten stuck, sending them crashing nearly head-on into a concrete barrier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/12/oth_312485.shtml
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