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Auto News for Friday, August 28

08.28.2015

Smart ForTwo takes on more American dimensions. The car’s the same size, but now they’re calling it Smart ForOne.

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Today: What's the Advantage of Having Two Tailpipes?

08.27.2015

John remembers when cars had true dual exhaust systems. He wonders if today's two-tailpipe cars have any advantages over the single tailpipe variety. Car Talk's explanation here.

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Can Keyless Entry be a Deadly Option?

08.27.2015

A new federal suit charges that automakers need to retrofit cars so that people don't leave them running in the garage--and invite carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Auto News for Wednesday, August 26

08.26.2015

NHTSA investigates FCA for SUVs that roll out of Park. "We're just happy they roll." -Soon to be fired FCA spokesperson.

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Is LED in Device Charger Drawing Down the Battery?

08.25.2015

Alan unplugs all the chargers for his electronic gizmos when he parks overnight. Is he wasting his time? Car Talk explains how long it would take for an LED light to impact the battery, right here

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$2 a Gallon: What It Means

08.25.2015

It doesn't mean a return to gas guzzlers, but 30-mpg crossovers will have a field day. And will they sell a lot of Ferraris and Lamborghinis in depressed Middle Eastern countries?

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Take the Quiz!

08.25.2015

Can you drive a stick-shift? Would you ever date or marry someone who couldn't? Vote here.

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Auto News for Monday, August 24

08.24.2015

Buick to Import Future Lineup from Overseas. And just like that, Toyota Camry loses title of “Most Boring Import

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A Gallery of Swellery: Pebble Beach Edition

08.24.2015

We’ve long admired the work of California-based photographer George Saitas. Some of his jaw-droppingly beautiful photography of Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, right here.

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Top 10 Reasons Why The Concours d’LeMons Trumps Pebble Beach

08.24.2015

You won't find champagne flutes or canapés at the Concours d'LeMons, but if you're lucky, you just might get a hot dog roasted from the back of a tail pipe. More fun from this offbeat show, right here.

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