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Just Another Day At The Garage

Just Another Day At The Garage

There's always tension at an auto repair shop, but not much excitement. The closest anyone gets to an adrenalin rush is when something remarkable is noticed when a car makes it to the lift. Oddities like a squirrel setting up housekeeping in the air filter housing, or discovering that the little... read more

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Vladimir Putin trying to start Lada Granta

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Fails To Start Lada: Video

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin must have been slightly embarrassed this week when at a press event for the new Lada Granta, a car built by the much-maligned vehicle... read more May 13, 2011 by  2


 
Volkswagen Transporter van thrown into the air

Volkswagen Torture Testing Its Vehicles: Video

Before the proliferation of electronic sensors and computer technology in the world of cars, engineers actually used to go out and beat the hell out of the cars they were... read more May 4, 2011 by  6


 
Ford Fiesta vs. Lamborghini Gallardo

Ford Fiesta Beats Lamborghini Gallardo In Shootout? Find Out Why: Video

Forget the argument that people buy Lamborghini Gallardos and Ford Fiestas for very different reasons and instead view the two cars in a much more objective manner. One is a... read more May 3, 2011 by  2


 
Shockwave in Transformers 3 – Dark of the Moon

Transformers 3 - Dark of the Moon Third Trailer Released: Video

It’s almost here. Transformers 3 - Dark Of The Moon is set to open nationwide on July 1 and we now have the third trailer for the movie. Packed in the video below is... read more April 28, 2011 by  1


 
Semi truck goes drifting video

Nitrous Laden Semi Goes Drifting Gymkhana Style: Video

Drifting is a relatively new form of motorsport where the driver intentionally over steers, causing loss of traction in the rear wheels through turns, while maintaining... read more April 27, 2011 by 


 
Katie G., last year's 2010 Shell V-Power 'Fuel My Passion' finalist

Shell 'Fuel My Passion' Contest Offers Free Gas For Five Years

Worried about high fuel prices? Shell has you covered with its "Fuel My Passion" contest, offering one lucky person five years of free gas. Entering is simple -- all you have... read more April 14, 2011 by 


 
Libido-driven used car ad. Image via Tosh.0

Used Cars And Women: You Know You're Not The First, But Do You Care?

Sex sells--it's an advertising mantra we've all heard and seen in practice. Today's entrant puts a bit of a creative spin on the sale of previously-owned cars. A used-car... read more April 12, 2011 by  3


 
Russian driver leaves Range Rover Sport on apartment steps

Suspected Drunk Driver Parks Range Rover Sport On Apartment Steps: Video

Ever considered just leaving your luxury SUV parked on the steps of an apartment building when you couldn’t find a regular parking spot? Probably not, but the driver of... read more April 12, 2011 by 


 
Woman forces man to buy Buick in Shanghai

Video: Shanghai Woman Forces Man To Buy Buick

Driving through a dealership, apparently threatening to steal, then run over, the man you're dating to convince him to buy you a new Buick Regal is daring. It also works... read more March 31, 2011 by  1


 
Chevy's 'Diamonds and Dreams' makeover in Granite, CA

Video: Chevy Builds Field Of Dreams In California -- Your Community Could Be Next

About a year ago, Chevrolet launched an online contest for communities across the U.S. The five grand prize winners of the "Building Diamonds and Dreams" competition would... read more March 29, 2011 by 


 
UFO over road. Image by Markusram.

Man Gets High On Fake Weed, Leads Cops On Chase To Save Girlfriend From Aliens

Richard Donald Blanscet's Wednesday night antics should vault him to Internet stardom. Why? He got high on Mr. Nice Guy "synthetic marijuana" then hopped into his burgundy... read more March 17, 2011 by  13


 
Experian Automotive's CheckMyRide.com

Love Your Car? Share That Love On The New Social Network, CheckMyRide.com

People are passionate about their cars -- if they weren't, we'd be out of a job. But some people are more enthusiastic than others, and for those folks, Experian Automotive... read more February 23, 2011 by 


 
Vintage Valentine

For Valentine's Day: 5 Cars That Say 'I Love You', 5 That Say 'I Love You Not'

When a Roman priest was beheaded some 1741 years ago, no one could've predicted that his life would eventually be celebrated with mass-produced greeting cards and Whitman's... read more February 14, 2011 by  1


 
Screencap from Dodge 'Snowpocalypse' commercial

Ha! Dodge Laughs In The Face Of The Snowpocalypse

If you've been in Tahiti the past few months, consider yourself lucky, because those of us in North America have been subjected to a nonstop barrage of winter storms... read more February 8, 2011 by 


 
Chrysler's 'What's My AQ?' trivia game

Chrysler Launches 'What's My AQ?' Trivia Game

Stuck indoors on this cold, wintry Thursday? Of course you are. That makes today the perfect day for a timewaster, and Chrysler has a one that'll do just fine. The game is... read more February 3, 2011 by  1


 
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