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IIHS Top Safety Picks: Ford, Subaru Make Grade, Unhappy Toyota Airs Concern

IIHS Top Safety Picks: Ford, Subaru Make Grade, Unhappy Toyota Airs Concern

Toyota, the number one-selling automaker worldwide, is firing back today at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Picks for 2010, saying that the automaker is confident its vehicles are among the safest on the road today and is committed to the highest levels of vehicle... read more

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2010 Chevrolet Aveo LT w/1LT

5 Worst Cars for Holiday Road Trips

You're probably planning the holiday driving routine this week--so you can stock up on music, DVDs and other mobile anesthesia for the long road ahead. But what car should... read more November 16, 2009 by  0

2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Why Are There "Chick Cars," "Guy Cars," "Gay Cars," and "Lesbian Cars?"

How is it that the Mercedes SLK is not considered a chick car when there is a Neck Scarf that blows warm air over your hair and shoulders? Perfect for the young lady late for... read more November 16, 2009 by  1

2010 Ford Fusion

Tire Talk: Subtle Signs Can Tell You a Lot

Although it's tough finding a talking tire one did appear somewhere recently your car's tires can tell you a great deal about how they are feeling, just by looking at them... read more November 16, 2009 by  0

2010 Honda Accord Crosstour EX-L

The Rise Of 'Boomer' Coupes - Honda's Accord Crosstour and BMW's 550i GT

One of the highlights of trucks and SUVs is a high hip point (known as the 'H' point in design parlance). The height of the seat makes it easier for driver and passenger to... read more November 15, 2009 by  2

2005 Chevrolet Cobalt SS Supercharged

Even Autowriters Have Bad Days, The Ones You'd Rather Forget

Even autowriters have days they'd rather forget, but which end up pleasantly surprising you. Today, believe it or not, this jaded car writer was pleasantly surprised. Today... read more November 15, 2009 by  0

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Coupe Bi-Color Edit

'Auto-Wraps' Aren't Edible, but Real Ones Are Helfpful in Your Pocketbook

Lately, if you've driven the streets of Boston, you've likely seen our local transit authority's light rail vehicles (LRVs) sporting huge ads for Coors or some other product... read more November 12, 2009 by  0

2009 Ford Flex

AAA Safety Tips Show Everyone Has Responsibility for a Safe Drive

Imagine this scene: It's a bright Saturday morning and you are getting ready to go on a shopping expedition with some friends. You've just purchased a new 2009 Ford Flex and... read more November 9, 2009 by  0

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A Brief History Of Auto Safety Technology

Call it the elephant in the room. The one nobody likes to talk about. Way more fun to think about performance and luxury and style, right? But here's the catch. The more we... read more November 9, 2009 by  0

Duesenberg tire

What Are Your Tires Trying To Say To You?

Hey, its getting a little low in here. My side is scraping the ground, In case you hadn't noticed. And I'm feeling a little unbalanced, not to mention my back is out and I... read more November 9, 2009 by  0

bentley power on ice 2009 007

Drowsy Driving Prevention Week: An Overdue Answer To An Overlooked Problem

While there are many sexy causes out there that attract attention all the time with their marches, telethons, walks, special months, there are some causes that, while... read more November 5, 2009 by  0

2010 Dodge Ram 2500

All New 2010 Dodge Ram Heavy Duty Lineup

When looking at the full-size pickup selection of the last 10 years you will notice that Dodge has been ahead of the curve for style, power and durability. With the addition... read more November 1, 2009 by  1

2009 Ford Flex

Ford Flex Finds Its Niche and Turns a Few Heads

Ford stepped into the unknown last year when it introduced its Flex, however, from the number that have been on the road lately, it looks like this slow-to-catch-on vehicle... read more November 1, 2009 by  0

2007 Honda CR-V 2WD 5dr EX-L Engine

Batteries, Like Anything Else, Need a Charge From Life

With winter nearing, it's a good time to make sure your battery is in good shape; there's nothing worse than being stuck at the side of the road with a battery that's flat as... read more November 1, 2009 by  0

2011 Mazda2 interior

The Wooden-Bodied Ryan Travit

The Wooden-Bodied Ryan Travit Ken Ryan is not your typical car guy. Having spent a number of years abroad in Europe and around the world he has owned more interesting and... read more November 1, 2009 by  0

Evo MR in the snow

Advanced Winter Driving: How To Control A Slide

If there is one thing about winter, it is this: it presents drivers with a unique set of driving requirements that can put any driver to the test. For example, if it's early... read more October 28, 2009 by  0


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