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HYBRID OR GAS? Toyota Prius C Vs. Yaris

08.31.2015

A streetside pair-up of two small four-door Toyota hatchbacks, the Prius C and Yaris, got us thinking about which would be the better buy. Let’s take a look.

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FRANKFURT PREVIEW: 2016 Kia Sportage – Crossover Boldness

08.31.2015

The surging compact crossover market demands that carmakers bring their best, and Kia’s German-designed 2016 Sportage shows the boldness that’s required here.

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STREETSIDE: 1979 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme – Rococo Formality

08.31.2015

The year 1979 was a performance low point, so cars had to grab attention in other ways. In the case of this Cutlass Supreme, it was with rococo formality.

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Jeremy Clarkson to Make $15 Million Per Year at Amazon

08.31.2015

The departure of Jeremy Clarkson from Top Gear had fans of the show crying crocodile tears over the fate of their favorite politically incorrect host. James May and Richard Hammond opted to follow him out the door and the trio has landed a hefty contract for a new show with Amazon.

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