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Gasoline, Created From Air, Heading To Motorsports - Eventually

The idea of using air to create gasoline sounds like the stuff of science fiction, on par with the efforts expended by ancient alchemists to turn lead into gold. If such a process were successfully developed, it stands to reason that it could make its inventor very, very wealthy. As New Scientist... read more

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Low Resistance, Good Wet Weather Grip From Continental Tire

Tires: Round and black. That's all there is to it, right? Wrong. It goes without saying that as the sole contact patch between car and road, your tires are incredibly... read more June 1, 2011 by 

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Mercedes Can't Sell Clean Cars Thanks To Dirty U.S. Fuel

The engines of today may operate along familiar principals to the internal combustion engines of yesteryear but their efficiency and cleanliness is almost beyond comparison... read more March 24, 2011 by 

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NHRA's Big Go - Only the Beginning

NHRA’s Countdown to One got off to a rollicking start at the 56th Mac Tools US Nationals on the O’Reilly Raceway Park dragstrip last weekend. This is the first of... read more September 19, 2010 by 

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Top Five Affordable Wagons

Don't give me that "wagons aren't cool" mumbo-jumbo. I already know they aren't, and that is why they sort of are. Let me explain. These days there has been a sort of trend... read more September 14, 2010 by 

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Honda Civic Si: Big Fun, Little Cash

Alright, so I have picked on the Honda Civic quite a few times. It is time to give credit where credit is due. Think about a band that you never listened to because of... read more September 11, 2010 by 

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Porsche Panamera Personalization Program

In every group of people considering something universally accepted as extraordinary, there’s always that certain few that go, “Yeah, that’s cool, but what... read more September 11, 2010 by 

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Who Has The Cheapest (And Most Expensive) Gas in the World?

Driving a luxury car has its perks. Like extreme tush comfort. And basking in the envy of others. But it usually comes at a cost, and not just the one on the window sticker... read more August 30, 2010 by 

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Roush Adds Pep To The Already Powerful 2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0

Many have been waiting for a little something out of Livonia, Mich., and now we can thank Jack Roush and Roush Performance as they have unveiled the ROUSHcharger system for... read more August 27, 2010 by 

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College Car Guide's Car Buying 'Cliffs Notes': The Inspection

So you've searched, and searched, and searched until finally you have found a few cars you want to go check out. Awesome! However, it isn't just a matter of going and driving... read more August 26, 2010 by 

2000 Honda Civic Si

College Car Guide's Car Buying 'Cliffs Notes': The Search

Part One: The SearchThere are endless places to start looking if you want to know what car to buy. First, you have to think of what you need. What exactly do you plan to do... read more August 25, 2010 by 

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Video: The Art Of The Sleeper

In one of my Big Fun, Little Cash posts I mentioned how the Taurus SHO has a serious "sleeper" factor.  In case you didn't know what I meant by that, this post is for you. ... read more August 23, 2010 by 

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GM Reviving Performance Focusing On Small Cars

 General Motors has a large stable of performance cars, from the Top-of-the-heap Chevrolet Corvette to the affordable Cobalt SS.  However, the economy isn’t what it used... read more August 23, 2010 by 

2010 Acura TL SH-AWD

2010 Acura TL Review

Although some drivers seem to think the front of the Acura TL looks a little strange, it hasn't prevented numerous sales of the vehicle. The grille has a lot to do with the... read more August 22, 2010 by 

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New Lancia Stratos Facts, Gets Own Site

 The most exciting car to come into the light of day this summer has to be the Lancia Stratos Prototype running around.  But now the veil has been lifted and the world can... read more August 17, 2010 by 

2011 Chevrolet Cruze

KBB'S Top Ten Back To School Cars

Kelley Blue Book is a quintessential online automotive resource. People constantly use their website for price quotes to negotiate trade-ins, purchasing prices and advice for... read more August 16, 2010 by 


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