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Colorado's Great EV Deal: A $10K Leaf and Plug-In Pale Ale

12.23.2015

Fort Collins, Colorado and Orlando, Florida are "deployment communities" for electric cars, and that includes lots of public charging, EV rental cars, and cheap deals. How does a $24,000 BMW i3 sound?

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FACT CHECK: Do Some Modern Cars Get the Same Fuel Mileage as the Model T?

12.23.2015

Yesterday, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ social media team posted a meme suggesting that some cars get the same fuel mileage as the Ford Model T. Is the comparison brilliant or B-O-O-O-G-U-S?

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What's Going "Thud" in the Trunk?

12.22.2015

Everytime Vinnie hits a speedbump in his Nissan Maxima, he hears a thump, like something is loose in the trunk. He's double-checked and can't find the problem. Does Car Talk have a theory?

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Auto News for Monday, December 21

12.21.2015

Cadillac chief marketer admits ELR is "a big disappointment."  And HE probably didn't even have to pay for one. 

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Big Cat Roars: Through Arizona in the Jaguar XF

12.18.2015

The XF is intended as a core vehicle in Jaguar's sedan lineup. It has BMW in its sights

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Sears Craftsman Tools: What Happened?

12.18.2015

Sears used to be the place to buy tools. What happened? Car Talk's intrepid blogger takes a look. 

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Auto News for Friday, December 17

12.18.2015

"I'm sorry Hal, I can't run that yellow," and more stories from Car Talk.

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An Old Fashioned Engine Fire . . .

12.17.2015

Skip's Ford E250 van is giving him trouble. Car Talk's suggestion? Hope for an engine fire.

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Auto News for Wednesday, December 16

12.16.2015

Stories from Subaru, Lexus, Smart and more.

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One More Time, the Return of VW's Microbus

12.15.2015

An electric Microbus-like concept vehicle will be shown at the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas next month, and some think it could turn into a full-fledged production vehicle, in multiple versions. But it may not be a minivan, and it might not happen at all.  

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