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What Does Your Car Really Say About You? Look To...Google, Of Course

What Does Your Car Really Say About You? Look To...Google, Of Course

As you head out to shop for a new vehicle this weekend—or at least think about what your next vehicle might be—you've come to the right place for plenty of up-close information and driving impressions. But for a completely different spin, you might want to try another trick: Open Google... read more

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BBC infographic: identify these cars from film and TV

Friday Timewaster: Identify These Famous Cars From Film & TV

It's Friday, November 1: if you're not lying on the sofa nursing a Halloween hangover or tidying up your ancestors' graves, chances are, you're stuck at work, skimming... read more November 1, 2013 by 


 
Austin Coulson riding the world's smallest car

Like Small Cars? Here's The World's Smallest -- And It's Street-Legal

Small cars are big business these days. Thanks to stricter regulation of fuel efficiency and tailpipe emissions, everything seems to be downsizing, from the family sedan to... read more September 13, 2013 by 


 
Kia Soul commercial featuring Lady Gaga's 'Applause'

Pop Culture Clips: Kia Channels Lady Gaga, RuPaul Drives

It's Friday, it's August, and it's National Duck Out For A Drink Day. Add those three facts together, carry the one, and you'll discover that most of your co-workers have... read more August 23, 2013 by 


 
Highclere Castle, site of the TV series Downton Abbey (photo by Richard Munckton)

So, Downton Abbey Is The Ford Fiesta Of Television, Which Makes Mad Men...?

Celebrities take a lot of flack. Sometimes, the criticism is justified, like when athletes fire off stupid, insensitive tweets or actors have alcohol-fueled meltdowns on... read more January 23, 2013 by  1


 
Home of Cate Leger and Karl Wanaselja in Berkeley, CA

Motor Home: Architect Uses Auto Parts To Build Dream House

At some point or other, most of us have slept in our cars. It's rarely a comfortable experience, but when you're locked out of the house or too tired to drive, a reclined... read more December 16, 2011 by 


 
2012 Fiat 500 'Seduction' commercial

Sexy 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth Ad Gets The Pop-Up Video Treatment

By now, you've probably seen the sexy new "Seduction" commercial for the 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth -- the one where a humdrum cubicle clone has a close encounter with an Italian... read more December 9, 2011 by  1


 
Kia Soul hamsters in 'Share Some Soul'

Kia Soul Hamsters Live To Dance Another Day (Now With Aliens)

In advertising, there are three things that sell: sex, babies, and cute, fuzzy animals. (Note: each should be used separately.) As proof of the third item on that list, we... read more August 26, 2011 by  1


 
Carfellas

Carfellas: Discovery's New Show About Ex-Cons, Cars & Cannoli

If you're the sort of TV fanatic who dreams about a mash-up between the brashness of The Sopranos and the waistbands of Pawn Stars, we've got good news: the Discovery Channel... read more August 24, 2011 by  8


 
Backseat Driver app from ToyToyota

ToyToyota Lets Your Kids Be The Backseat Driver

No, we’re not kidding. Automaker Toyota has a new brand, ToyToyota, and with it a new game perfect for keeping the kids entertained in the back seat... read more July 22, 2011 by 


 
Dancing in the Queens Midtown Tunnel

Health Warning: New York Traffic Causes Spontaneous Dancing

There’s an old cliché that says when life hands you lemons, make lemonade. When life hands you exhaust fumes, courtesy of blocked traffic in New York... read more July 18, 2011 by 


 
Erik Estrada in the Batmobile

Carmageddon Los Angeles, Brought To You By Erik Estrada (UPDATED)

UPDATED: See clips below. If you've lived or driven in Los Angeles, California, you probably understand the importance of Interstate 405. It's a huge route for both commuters... read more June 24, 2011 by  2


 
2012 Volkswagen New Beetle in Britney Spears' 'I Wanna Go' video

Britney Spears Flashes The 2012 Volkswagen New Beetle: Video

There are at least two things on Planet Earth in need of serious makeovers: Volkswagen's New Beetle and pop star Britney Spears. We're happy to report that one of them has... read more June 23, 2011 by  3


 
Ford Capacitive Touch Center Stack

Ford Is Improving Tech, Boosting Safety, And...Bolding Fonts?

Overnight, Ford sent out a barrage of press releases about the company's latest accomplishments. And jammed amongst the stories of tech developments and safety improvements... read more June 22, 2011 by 


 
Gettin' real in the Whole Foods parking lot. Image: Fog and Smog Films

Getting Real With A Toyota Prius In The Whole Foods Parking Lot

Times have changed in the Gangsta’s Paradise we call Los Angeles. Where it used to be all about rolling in your slammed ’64 Impala and busting caps from your AK... read more June 14, 2011 by  1


 
2012 Hyundai Genesis Sedan R-Spec

If BMW Is Chipotle, Hyundai Is Taco Bell: Today In Analogies

Have you ever wondered what car company your favorite fast food restaurant equates to? Apparently the CEO of Taco Bell, Greg Creed, has, because he’s quick to equate... read more June 7, 2011 by  5


 
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