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Automotive Rewrites: Literature Gets the Car Talk Treatment

02.10.2016

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single mechanic in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a boat. More here! 

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Man Seeks Subaru

02.09.2016

Jay is hoping to buy a used Subaru but the local car dealer who specializes in Subarus has made some suspicious claims. Can Jay trust him? Car Talk's advice right here. 

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Road Rage: Why We Snap

02.09.2016

http://www.fxnetworks.com/shows/american-crime-story/episodesRemember Michael Douglas in Falling Down? A new book claims we all could do something like that, given the right trigger.

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Spit and Polish!

02.08.2016

Why did the moose lick the car? Our wildlife biologist explains. 

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Every Subaru Sold In New England Comes From This Guy

02.08.2016

Ernie Boch, Jr. is the CEO of Subaru of New England. He was on CNN talking about his support for Donald Trump and compared his choice for president: "it’s 2 a.m. and there’s a few girls at the bar, you have to go home with one of them,” Boch said. “So, you have to pick who you are with.”

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Turd of the Week: Projector-Beam Headlights

02.08.2016

"If I had driven this truck at night before buying it, I would have not purchased it." This week's loser, right here. 

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FCA's Mopar Madness and the Descent into Mopar Murder

02.06.2016

What the bottomless demand for trucks and truck-identified cars means for FCA.

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Today: The Tale of the Haunted Minivan

02.04.2016

"I guess my question for you guys boils down to this: Should we call a mechanic, or an exorcist?"

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West Coast Fever: Cutting Petroleum Use by 50 Percent With the Prius (and Cars Like It)

02.04.2016

The 2016 Prius ups the ante to 52 mpg combined (56 with the Eco model), and its one big reason why the three west coast states are on target to cut oil addiction 50 percent by 2030.

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Ford to Japan: Drop Dead

02.03.2016

After years of trying to sell cars there, Ford is dropping out of the Japanese market (Indonesia, too). What's the matter? We buy their cars, don't we? It seems it's a bit of a cultural clash.

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