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8 vehicles vandalized at Augusta Ford dealership

At least eight vehicles were vandalized by juveniles Friday at an Augusta car dealership...were called about 6:50 p.m.A manager said at least seven other vehicles were marked with yellow paint, some with profane language.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-14/8-vehicles-vandalized-
Homeless man charged with break-ins

...property.He was also linked to the break-in of three storage sheds and two vehicles at Broadway Baptist Church on Barton Chapel Road in April. In one of the vehicles, the battery had been removed but had been left on the ground nearby.At the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-15/homeless-man-charged-b
Sun visors in my cars are killing themselves

...distracting when you're behind the wheel.At our house, the problem is made more irritating by the fact that three family vehicles have now had sun-visor malfunctions.The third one happened the other day when I turned into some glare and snapped it down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bizarre/2014-12-16/sun-visors-my-cars-are-kill
Suspect remains at large after high-speed car chase

...Richmond County Sheriff's Office.Deputies attempted to stop the truck on Windsor Spring Road but the suspect began forcing vehicles off the roadway, while increasing his speed to more than 80 miles per hour.The suspect made a series of turns ? driving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-16/suspect-remains-large-
No quick solution to Georgia highway woes

...roads, and billing alternative-fuel vehicles per mile driven. And they agree that...eliminate the exemption for government vehicles from the gas tax and dedicate the so-called...because the ever-improving efficiency of vehicles results in reduced gas consumption...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-14/no-quick-solution-georgia-
US factory output eclipses pre-recession high

...has thrived despite the global slowdown.Strong domestic sales helped boost auto production 5.1 percent last month. Motor vehicles sold in November at an annualized clip of 17.2 million, a 4.6 percent increase from the prior year, according to Autodata...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-15/us-factory-output-eclipses
Electric cars gain a toehold in Atlanta

...aren't underpowered golf cart-like vehicles, for one thing. The coolest and most...minuscule number, it suggests that the vehicles have passed a big milestone: the market...because of greater sales of electric vehicles; the credit was nearly repealed earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-07/electric-cars-gain-toehold
Stay Safe While Running at Night

...disorientating. I can't quite tell how fast I'm running or if I'm keeping a steady pace. The flash of headlights from passing vehicles doesn't help. Two years ago I learned to be very cautious while training at night. I had to twice dodge a vehicle to avoid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/steven-schretzmann/2014-12-11/sta
Business news

...the Presage, X-Trail and other models totaling 83,000 vehicles in Japan, about 6,000 in China, another 49,000 in Europe...passenger side air bags.Honda Motor Co. is recalling 400,000 vehicles worldwide for the Fit, Stream, CR-V and other models...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-11/business-news
Billions needed to fix SC roads

...state Sen. Nikki Setzler, a Democrat from West Columbia, sets aside about $60 million yearly from sales tax collected on vehicles to be used for adding lanes to existing interstate highways. The intermodal plan found that in 2011, 31 percent of the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-08/billions-needed-fix-sc-roads