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The 4Runner that's not 4turning

06.30.2016

Winter is coming, and Luis finds that it's a stark reminder that he'll have steering problems. But is his mechanic giving him a snow job?

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Auto News for Wednesday, June 29

06.29.2016

Today's news: Toyota recalls, the future of EV rebates, and the Takata CEO's resignation.

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Advice For Bringing Fido on Vacation

06.29.2016

Is your dog a model hotel guest? Or would he be better off skipping this year's road trip? Advice from Car Talk's pet experts. 

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Newer Engines Are Packing More Ponies

06.28.2016

Gary asks a great question: are today's engines producing more power per liter, or have horsepower ratings changed? Ray explains how even the most mundane modern cars produce impressive power.

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Auto News for Monday, June 27

06.27.2016

South Korean officers arrest VW exec for emissions manipulation. Where’s Danno when you need him? Let’s book ‘em here, too! More auto news, here.

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The Big Brexit Vote Could Spell Curtains for Britain's Auto Industry

06.27.2016

Britain's already expensive cars (built with foreign partners) face extinction because of new European tariffs.

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VW Cops a Plea

06.27.2016

The end to an ordeal endured by close to half a million American purchasers of Volkswagen turbo-diesel engines may draw to something like a close in federal court tomorrow, but it may not feel like it to all owners.

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Auto News for Friday, June 24

06.24.2016

Stories from VW, FCA, Chevrolet and more.

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Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?

06.23.2016

And how exactly did it do that? Animal crossings here. 

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Tesla and SolarCity: For Elon Musk, it's Personal (and a Family Affair)

06.23.2016

Elon Musk wants Tesla Motors to merge with his cousin's photovoltaic company. It's a decision made from the heart, not the head, but it may be a good idea anyway. 

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