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The 10 Biggest Auto Death Traps Ever Built

The 10 Biggest Auto Death Traps Ever Built

Driving a car should be confidence inspiring: surrounded by walls of steel, you’re in your own personal fortress, right? Except when those walls of steel are more like sheets of tinfoil, and the slightest impact gets you nice and intimate with the back end of your engine. I'm looking at some of...

10 Most Incredible Monster Trucks on Earth

10 Most Incredible Monster Trucks on Earth

The crazy world of monster trucks – those strange vehicles featuring large wheels and suspensions placed underneath traditional pick-up bodies - is sometimes referred to as a mechanized version of professional wrestling. Certainly the two forms of all-American entertainment inspire larger-than-life...

The 4 Most Reliable Cars of All Time

The 4 Most Reliable Cars of All Time

Over the years, there are certain cars that have stood the test of time for reliability with owners. They are driven well beyond the usual 100,000 mile marker and have a strong resale value with buyers. These vehicles are some of the best on the market, keeping their strong reputation as the years...

7 Sexy Muscle Cars That Make "Green" Seem Lame

7 Sexy Muscle Cars That Make "Green" Seem Lame

Everyone is in love with green cars, but what about the muscle out there?

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How Much Does It Cost to Buy and Maintain a Bugatti Veyron?

Let's say you've hit the mega-million lottery, and you're ready to buy your all time dream car, the Bugatti Veyron. Before you write that check for $1.5 to $2 million dollars, there are some ownership costs you need to know about: - A routine annual service costs roughly $20,000.00, more if they...

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What Are the 10 Cheapest New Cars in the Us?

According to RideLust, the 10 cheapest new cars you can buy today are:2010 Hyundai Accent Blue Coupe, $10,690.002010 Nissan Versa 1.6 Base Sedan, $10,730.002010 Kia Rio Base Sedan, $12,390.002010 Chevy Aveo LS Sedan, $12,685.002010 Chevy Aveo5 LS Hatchback, $12,835.002010 Toyota Yaris 3 Door...

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Volkswagen "The Force" Star Wars Super Bowl Commercial (Video)

VW has dominated pre-SuperBowl buzz for it's Star Wars themed commercial In the Volkswagen commercial for the 2012 Passat, a young boy dressed as Darth Vader goes outside as his dad arrives home from work. The boy then proceeds to unlease "The Force" on the VW Passat, turning its lights on, and...

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What Is a Cow Catcher?

A cow catcher is not a person but a device. It is a contraption attached to the train’s front side. The cow catcher’s function is to clear any obstacles that may litter the train track. The cow catcher was invented in 1838 by Charles Babbage, a British engineer. The cow catcher is still in use...

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10 Great Car Quotes

People in the auto industry have a certain attitude that we love. Rugged straight talk. Realistic. No BS. Matter of fact. Here are ten great quotes from car people: 1. To finish first, you must first finish. – Rick Mears 2. Nobody remembers the guy who finished second but the guy who...

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Is There a Link Between Car Color and Accidents?

In December 2003 researchers from the University of Auckland in New Zealand discovered that certain car colors were more predisposed to being involved in accidents. The study, which was published in the British Medical Journal in December 2003, showed that between the year 1988 and 1999 there...