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Want an SUV or Crossover? At Least Make It Green

06.14.2016

There are some great crossover choices that come in hybrid, plug-in hybrid and battery flavors. Maybe not the best ride for the Oscars or a Greenpeace rally, but at least not embarrassing.  

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Picking the Smartest Line May be Dumb

06.14.2016

A reader asks if picking a line like a race car driver on the interstate saves gas. 

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VIDEO: Honda Dumps Rocks into the Ridgeline, Upstages Chevrolet

06.13.2016

Trucks are big money for the automakers, so they all go to great lengths to prove that their truck is the best truck. Most recently, Chevrolet took on Ford over their new aluminium truck beds.

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VIDEO: How to Change a Flat Tire

06.13.2016

Getting a flat tire is pretty inconvenient, but provided you have the right tools, a little know-how and the ability lift 25 pounds, you can get yourself back on the road in no time. We walk you through the steps one at a time in this video we created with our friends at Car Talk.

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