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Salem-News.com (Oct-17-2012 15:40)
Teaching Sharks to HuntSalem-News.com
CAR SHARKS and CLOSERS is a hard hitting, 374 page training manual geared toward automobile dealers, sales managers, sales closers and salespeople, but applies to everyone involved in the sales business.
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Gary Swanson’s book CAR SHARKS and CLOSERS has just been released. It is available in paperback and Kindle formats at Amazon.com.
Salem-News.com (May-16-2012 21:04)
Remembering Auto Legend Carrol ShelbySalem-News.com
R.I.P. Carroll Hall Shelby: 1923-2012Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Apr-08-2011 23:58)
Cars, Planes and TrainsTim King Salem-News.com
Who did what first and why?
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Some of the finest cars on the road, both today and yesterday, interestingly have their roots in the air. Saab is certainly the success story, the Messerschmidt has to be the most unique, and the most grand aspect may be the way the engine of America's finest classic, the Duesenberg; became one of the most widely used airplane engines in the world.
Salem-News.com (Oct-30-2010 15:08)
Electric Supercar Cruises at 55mph for 375 Miles on 6-Minute Charge!Terrence Aym Salem-News.com
DBM Energy, a German company, has revealed a revolutionary prototype battery technology that's achieved a quantum leap forward.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-11-2010 14:10)
Dragging the Gut Drives Crowds to Relive The Good Ole Days in McMinnvilleBonnie King Salem-News.com
Live music, free movies and a sock hop were the precursor for a night of cruising reminiscent of years gone by...
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McMinnville, Oregon had a real blast from the past over the weekend. A cruising event known locally as dragging the gut that's been banned since 1989, was reborn with a vital resurgence.
Salem-News.com (Oct-07-2010 12:52)
McMinnville Cruisers Return to Drag the GutBonnie King Salem-News.com
Festival in downtown "Mac" brings back tradition many have missed.
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“Dragging the gut” is something fairly unique to McMinnville, Oregon. It’s a term most towns didn’t use, one that is perhaps even a bit unappealing to outsiders.
Salem-News.com (Oct-01-2010 21:06)
AAA kicks off annual Car Care Month October 1
Proper Car Maintenance Saves Money and the Environment
(PORTLAND, Ore.) - AAA's annual Car Care Month begins today, and AAA Oregon/Idaho wants to remind drivers that proper car maintenance can not only save money but is also better for the environment. During the month of October, you can take your vehicle to any participating AAA Approved Auto Repair shop for a complimentary 35-point visual inspection (a $60 value) for anyone who calls to make an appointment. Certified technicians will inspect batteries, vehicle belts, hoses, tires, lights and fluid levels, and notify you if any problems are found.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Sep-03-2010 19:11)
The Annual Night of Fire Lights it Up for Crowds TonightSalem-News.com
Come early or come late, the car show and festivities will be going strong into the night.
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The Night of Fire is back! Organizers say they have been working non stop to make this Night of Fire the biggest show ever.
Salem-News.com (Jul-04-2010 23:07)
New Technology and Blind Ambition Places Sightless Drivers Behind WheelSalem-News.com
National Federation of the Blind to Debut Car That Can Be Driven Independently by the Blind at Rolex 24; NFB, Virginia Tech, and Grand-Am Form Historic Partnership to Advance Innovative Technology
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The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) and other agencies, demonstrated the first street vehicle equipped with technology allowing a blind person to drive independently.
Salem-News.com (May-24-2010 19:29)
Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races Salutes 100 Years of Alfa RomeoSalem-News.com
The event is a fundraiser for the Community Transitional School, a Portland-based organization helps children who are homeless or otherwise at risk of school failure.
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The Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races will celebrate the 100th anniversary of Italian car manufacturer Alfa Romeo - one of the most iconic brands in motorsports - at this summer's event.