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Audi Unveils Refined 2019 A7 With Flagship Tech

With the exception of a refresh three years ago, the A7 has remained unchanged since it arrived in 2012. Since then, its’ fastback shape has been the source of much mimicry, but no equal. Now, it’s entering its second generation as the 2019 Audi A7 with a refined design, more innovative technology, and better performance.

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Pecheles Automotive Celebrating 50 Years



Fifty years ago, a man named Joe Pecheles had a dream. He dreamed of starting his own business with a car company that was fairly new to America: Volkswagen. Sixty-five years ago, Volkswagen entered the US market with a complete thud, selling two cars that year -- yes, two. Soon though, it was selling well. So well, in fact, that Joe Pecheles saw a growing market in Greenville, NC, and secured the Volkswagen franchise.
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New Ford F-150 Hits The Showroom


Weire heading into what could be the most interesting era in the history of the pickup truck. Introducing the all-new 2015 Ford F-150. The 2015 redesign is easily the most substantial of any F-series remake in the model's 67-year history. Here are five key features:

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Washington, NC Has a Lot of Firsts



Little Washington is a town of firsts, including being the first city to be named Washington. Did you know the first Estuarium in the world is in Washington? The Estuarium describes North Carolina's estuaries and how they have shaped the history and culture of this region. When opened in 1998, it was the first "Estuarium" in the world.
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Historic Maritime Machinery Dedicated



The final project of the New Bern 300th celebration was officially dedicated and turned over to the city by the Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corp.

The massive winch, with one gear wheel weighing seven or eight tons, was purchased by Barbour Boat Works for aiding large steel hull vessels in and out of the water at its planned Neuse River Facility, on property now owned by Maola Milk. The project did not come to pass…
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Our Own Local Hope On Wheels National Ambassador: Ashley



Ashley Burnette from Raleigh, NC, is proud to be a 2014-2015 Hyundai Hope On Wheels National Youth Ambassador. Now celebrating a year and a half in remission, Ashley is eager to share her story of hope with kids and families across the country affected by pediatric cancer.

On August 27, 2010, at the age of seven, Ashley was diagnosed with Stage IV Neuroblastoma and later developed evidence of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. After noticing that she…
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The New Audi A3 Sedan: The Luxury Compact Car Goes Big

Winning the 2015 World Car of the Year for its premium design, craftsmanship and impressive performance shows just how the compact luxury Audi A3 performs: it likes to go big.



Shining a Light on Design

With clean and chiseled lines, the A3 has exterior styling that’s less flash and more substance. Its available class-exclusive full LED headlights shine much brighter than halogen and Xenon headlights, making it clear how the A3 has design that outshines the competition. This is beauty -- and brawn.

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