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Supercar Taxis: The Only Way to Travel!

09.03.2014

You can flag down a Tesla Model S in Oslo, a Lamborghini Gallardo in Bangkok, a Maybach in Moscow and Ferraris in Muscat and Warsaw. A world tour of the fanciest taxis, right here. 

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The Case of the Disappearing Oil

09.02.2014

Loretta's  2005 Chrysler Pacifica Touring is losing oil but it doesn't appear to be leaking or smoking. Can Tom and Ray solve this automotive mystery? 

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The World's Most Expensive Celebrity Cars.

08.31.2014

Rappers love Maybachs and Bugatti Veyrons, but Paris Hilton likes to be seen in a pink Bentley. Proving once again that money can't buy taste.

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The Future of Package Delivery: A Hybrid Truck With Drone Backup

08.29.2014

Amp Electric Vehicles has a new hybrid truck that nearly triples delivery fuel economy, and launches (and recharges) a Horsefly drone for short-range packages.

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Automotive Haiku!

08.29.2014

Automotive Haiku- the new genre that's sweeping the poetry world! Read our collection of car-inspired haiku, and send us your own submssion. 

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Today: Is Car Safe Without Sway Bar?

08.28.2014

The sway bar was dangling from Claude's stepson's car, so the mechanic removed it. Tom and Ray say the car is safe to drive, but the mechanic should have worked a little harder to keep the bar. Find out why, right here.

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Apple's CarPlay Could be Great, But Delays are Ominous

08.27.2014

With a 2014 release date and a roster of automakers lined up, Apple had the momentum, but delays are a problem. Interested? Tell us why--or why not--right here.

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Manual vs. Automatic: Which Gets Better Mileage?

08.26.2014

Barbara grew up knowing that manual transmissions got better gas milage than automatics. But dealers are telling her now automatics have the edge. Can Tom and Ray set the record straight?

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Road Trip America: Heading for the Highway on Labor Day

08.25.2014

A new survey says nine out of 10 Americans "like creating memories with family and friends on car trips."

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Today: A Man, a Plan, a Can of Sardines

08.21.2014

A prank is in the works. Will Tom and Ray help K.J. out with "Operation Sardine Can?" Find out here.

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