Will the Old Car Hobby Die Out?

10.17.2016

Let's face it, collector cars are mostly owned by people 60 and above. If young enthusiasts climb on board, maybe we'll still be going to Pebble Beach and Amelia island in 2030.  

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Will Americans Buy Cars From India?

10.11.2016

Indian carmaker Mahindra & Mahindra is planning a beachhead in America. Don't laugh--India's Tata is already selling us Jaguars and Land Rovers.

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The Great Supercar Value Drain: Why Econoboxes Rule

10.07.2016

Supercars and econoboxes both lose a lot of value when you drive them out of the lot. But with an Elantra you're out at most $10,000 after five years, compared to a Rolls that has made off with more than $100,000.

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The Case for Winter Tires...On a Skating Rink!

10.04.2016

Notre Dame's skating rink was the setting for a showdown between all-season and winter tires. Guess which ones won?

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Shopping at the Army's One-Stop Trade Show

10.04.2016

In the heart of the nation's capital, generals kicked the tires on the latest tanks, and checked out the latest in armor-piercing rounds, mine ploughs and sniper rifles.

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Reading, Writing and Diesel Exhaust: Jenna Bush on Cleaner School Buses

09.29.2016

Former First Daughter (and former teacher) Jenna Bush is advocating for propane-powered buses. The air inside a diesel bus can be eight times dirtier than the outside air.

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In L.A. and Other Gridlocked Cities, Rush-Hour Traffic Never Reaches the Speed Limit

09.23.2016

With cheaper gas and an end to the recession, we're heading back out on the congested highways. On the worst roads, Americans are spending an extra 3.5 days in traffic every year.

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Performance Tune Your Car! But Kiss Its Resale Value Goodbye

09.19.2016

A lof of people want their cars to go faster, but it's often not worth the money--and stock is best when it's time to move on.

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Rocky Mountain High: Volvo's New Cross Country

09.16.2016

Volvo's new wagon slots in between the S90 sedan and the XC90 SUV. All are built on the same platform, and share four-cylinder engine tech.

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From the Cockpit, It's Ford's Self-Driving Car

09.13.2016

We're getting closer to taking the driver out of the equation. Ford is putting its autonomous vehicles into shuttle service on its Dearborn, Michigan, corporate campus by 2018. Meanwhile, journalists get to go along for test rides.

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Please, No: Failed Automotive Trends

09.09.2016

Automatic seatbelts and semi-automatic transmissions, plus the supposed demise of the convertible and the incredible disappearing CD player.

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Virtual Car Keys Are Coming...to Your Smartphone

09.06.2016

That key fob you've been jingling in your pocket since the dawn of time? Wave it goodbye. It's migrating to an app, and we're going to be emailing keys to friends. Should we be worried?

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Car Sales Are Down--And Here's Why

09.02.2016

It's simple: our old cars are lasting longer, there's less meaningful choice, and the prices are high.

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The End of the Private Car? It's Coming.

08.30.2016

The future is a shared, autonomous electric pod. Is that scary? Here are the benefits.

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Montauk by Seaplane: The Volvo S90 in the Hamptons

08.24.2016

The new flagship Volvo S90 bristles with technology, as does the Cadillac CT6. Both are taking on the German competition.

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