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Ford's Better Ideas: Improved SYNC, a New Focus RS and a Museum Tour

12.12.2014

Jim Motavalli heads to Ford country, and finds a new pocket-rocket Focus, improved (thankfully!) SYNC, and a not-half-bad tour of the company museum.

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Time to Feed the Guppies?

12.11.2014

Kathleen wants to know why there's a warning light on her mom's minivan that looks like a yellow-orange fishbowl. Our verdict? Bad icon design. Now Car Talk wants to know: What do you see?

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Tesla's Model X Will Have Lots of German Competition

12.10.2014

It's getting crowded at the expensive end of the market! The Model S had the field to itself, but the Model X will have to duke it out with a bunch of similar models, many of them from Europe.

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Car Talk Auto News

12.10.2014

Nine cars destined for the next James Bond flick have been stolen in Germany. Anti-pursuit missiles, cloaking device and "convert to submarine" features all used in getaway. More auto news from Car Talk, right here.

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Prepare Yourselves. Winter Is Coming.

12.09.2014

"The Beetle was legendary in its ability to freeze its occupants to death after the first 11 miles." Guest blogger Craig Fitzgerald digs up some vintage ads, amazing in their ability to make terrible winter cars look good. 

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David vs. Neighbor: Who's Right?

12.09.2014

David lets his neighbor park in his spare garage. The problem? The neighbor likes to warm up the car, with the door closed. Will Car Talk tell him to cut it out?

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Today's Auto News

12.08.2014

Tesla says Model X will have towing capability, order now for 2016 delivery. Hey, if you can afford a Tesla, can’t you afford to have someone else do your towing?  More auto news from Car Talk, right here. 

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Racer Ray Evernham Tells Auto History Lessons

12.07.2014

Americarna heads into its second season with Elvis' last car, fiberglass sportsters, woody wagons and other vehicles that tell our country's story.

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Today's Auto News

12.05.2014

Burt Reynolds' personal 1977 Trans Am from Smokey And The Bandit for sale. For an extra 25 grand he'll throw in his mustache, too. All the automotive news that's fit to print (plus a little extra) right here.

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About Auto News

12.04.2014

Car Talk’s Auto News blog shares the latest news that you might actually care about.

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