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EVs Could Be Cheaper than Gas Cars by 2020

03.24.2015

Is 2020 the magic year, for electric cars becoming cheaper than gas-powered models? One study says yes. 

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What's Causing Periodic Engine Misfire?

03.24.2015

Jim hit a big puddle a while back, and now his engine misfires when it's rainy or humid. Can Car Talk help him out? 

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Auto News for Monday, March 23

03.23.2015

GM to launch Teen Driver system on '16 Chevy Malibu. Perfect for the one teen in America willing to be seen in a Chevy Malibu.

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Big Daddy (and Mommy) Are Watching: The 2016 Malibu Offers Built-In Teen Safety

03.23.2015

Debuting at the New York Auto Show, the new Chevrolet Malibu turns off the radio if young drivers don't buckle up, keeps stats on on-road behavior, and all but slaps the cuffs on, for speeding.

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VIDEO: First Day of Spring - When Will This Subaru Melt Out of the Snow?

03.20.2015

It's the first day of spring. But when will this ice-bound Boston Subaru see the sun's rays? We're taking bets. Ante up!

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Auto News for Friday, March 20

03.20.2015

Clarkson supporters deliver petition to BBC in a tank. We can't think of a better way to send the message that you're not a violent maniac. Car Talk takes on the news, here.

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Life is Too Short to Worry About Shifting

03.19.2015

Maurice takes issue with some of Car Talk's previous directives about how best to downshift. Will Car Talk try to convince him? Or is life to short to worry about how you shift?

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Mais Non: Top Ten Euro Vehicles You Can Keep Overseas

03.18.2015

Americans often get caught up in all things European, and cars are no exception. But maybe they shouldn't be... Here are ten cars that Europe can keep.

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Will Formula Racing Make EVs Cool?

03.17.2015

Wait a minute. Those hot shot Formula One- looking race cars are entirely electric? Uh huh.

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Felicia's Car Can't Take the Heat

03.17.2015

Felicia's car dies whenever the temperature reaches the high 90s; unfortunately for her she lives in the southwest. Will Car Talk have a fix for her? Or should Felicia start packing? Find out here. 

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