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  • 100-Year-Old Car Salesman Still Knows How to Close a Deal

    Derrell Alexander started selling Chevys when Harry Truman was president — and still comes to work six days a week.

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  • 2016 Dodge Caravan Confirmed By Spy Shots

    Chrysler plans to launch a new version of its iconic minivan next year — and today spy shots confirmed the Dodge Caravan would live on as well.

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  • 2015 Saleen Mustang S302 Black Label Arrives as a 750-hp Hellcat Killer

    Leave it to tuner Steve Saleen to put the Mustang head-to-head with the Dodge Challenger's supercharged kitty

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  • How to Win America's Longest, Toughest Endurance Race

    They call it the world’s toughest car endurance race for a reason. Despite a performance advantage over those chasing us, our transmission seemed sure to fail. We were just nine hours into this 25-hour marathon and already we were limited to running just fourth and fifth gear.

    Motoramic
  • 1975 Mercedes-Benz Unimog is Adorable and Headed to Auction

    First, you had your G.I. Joes. Then you made couch forts. Then you played paintball and spent hours with your friends doing Call of Duty online co-op. It’s time to upgrade and take the next step in your life-long interest in the military by buying an authentic Mercedes-Benz Unimog. This gorgeous…

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  • This BMW i8 is Gray and Yellow Because Abu Dhabi

    Leave it to the people of the United Arab Emirates to try to jazz up one of the jazziest cars on the market. After photos of a lime green BMW i8 surfaced earlier this year, photos of this dark gray version with bright yellow accents recently popped up from the same Abu Dhabi Motors dealership. The…

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  • Whispering Death: The Story of the M1 Abrams Tank

    The 1980s was a decade of both exhilaration and trepidation. Americans were shaking off the effects of Vietnam and Watergate and rediscovering patriotism. Personal promised a new information era. And, last but by no means least, disco and the leisure suit were both finally dead. At the same time,…

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  • Top 5 Coolest Small CUVs, According to You

    The fastest growing automotive segment in America is the small CUV, and that got us thinking, since so many people are buying in, “Which of today’s small CUVs is considered the ‘coolest’?” We posed that question to readers a few days ago, and while some of you rather humorously likened it to…

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  • Mercedes F 015 Car of the Future (CNET On Cars, Ep. 62)

    Mercedes asks what shall we do when driving ends, the new safety tech that must be on your new-car shopping list, and the Top 5 affordable cars according to CNET ratings.

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  • 7 eBay Cars that Look Fast and Furious

    Unless you’ve been living underneath a rock for the past decade and a half, you’ll undoubtedly have heard about the Fast and Furious movies. The original 2001 blockbuster has since spawned numerous sequels with the seventh – Furious 7 – slated to hit theaters on April 3.  To celebrate the…

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  • The one time when being married may cost you less

    Being married could actually help consumers pay less in auto insurance, an insuranceQuotes.com study found.

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  • Could This Be The Apple Car?

    There’s been plenty written about the potential Apple car. Now, though, we have an interesting guess as to what it might look like when it hits the road. This version is quintessentially Apple with smooth lines, tons of technology, and that iconic Apple logo prominently featured. These Apple car…

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  • Watch Tyga’s $3 Million Supercar Fleet in His ’40 Mill’ Music Video

    Tyga doesn’t want to be famous. He just wants to be rich. I’m gonna call bull on that first part, but regardless, a good way to achieve either one is by making Kanye West-produced bangers like “40 Mill,” one of his best singles to date. If nothing else, he certainly wants to get everybody’s…

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  • ‘Top Gear’ Working to Get Back on TV by 2016

    It seems the ‘fracas’ has come to its inevitable close. In a statement released Wednesday by BBC director general Tony Hall, Jeremy Clarkson will not have his Top Gear contract renewed, effectively ending his uninterrupted 13-year run on the show.  The move casts doubt on whether the popular…

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  • Real Video Shows Distracted Teen Drivers Moments Before Things Go Wrong

    We've all been there: motoring along, our minds somewhere else, when suddenly our attention snaps back to the road, and we realize that we're barreling toward the back end of a car or a semi or a squirrel. It happens.  ALSO SEE: Ford Feature Can Limit Your Speed According To Signs It happens most…

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  • Pennzoil's Hellcat-Starring 'Airlift Drift' Is Obviously Fake, Awesome Anyway: Video

    As an enthusiast, sometimes, you almost have to feel bad for oil companies—or at least their marketing departments. Now, tire companies don't exactly have it easy—consumers gravitate toward the cheapest round, black option—but at least tires are visible, and attentive drivers can actually feel the…

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  • Porsche Bullies Aston Martin Into Changing GT3 Name

    Naming cars today is a bloody hard conundrum to crack. Gone are the days of Falcons, Interceptors, Novas, and Barracudas, and in their place names like the CT6, or 991, and S660. It’s essentially easier to find the Holy Grail than name a car. Something Aston Martin just found out. Last month, the…

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