Selling flowers out of her VW Beetle helps Rio woman survive COVID-19

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You can't miss the green 1969 Volkswagen Beetle parked at the corner, orchids and ferns crowding its open bonnet, sunflowers sticking out of windows, potted plants on the roof. Turning her car into a flower shop was Valcineia Machado's survival plan after her business collapsed in the COVID-19 pandemic, and she is has become a hit in Rio's Copacabana beach district. At 51, she has reinvented herself, moving from real estate to selling roses and other flower on a busy corner.

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The Ford Bronco’s legacy inspires a new generation of diverse designers

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The Ford Bronco's legacy inspires a new generation of diverse designers originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 13 Jul 2020 13:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Vicki Wood, pioneering and record-breaking race driver, dies at 101

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Vicki Wood, pioneering and record-breaking race driver, dies at 101 originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 16 Jun 2020 10:51:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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