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Stripper Name or Car Paint?

08.02.2013

Which car gets your vote for Ugliest Paint Color of All Time? We've got a few ideas of our own...

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Pedaling the ELF to Cambridge (Our Fair City)

08.01.2013

Mark Stewart bought his electric commuter vehicle in North Carolina. Then he decided to drive the thing back home to Massachusetts.

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Worst Car Colors: The Polls Are Open

08.01.2013

From "Look-at-Me Green" to "Big Bird Yellow" to "Mary Kay Pink", there are some pretty vile car colors out there! What hue leaves you reaching for your blindfold? We're putting it to a vote, right here. 

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In Defense of the Midlife Crisis

08.01.2013

Rita thinks she's having a midlife crisis. She's getting ready to buy the Jeep she's always wanted, but she wants to know, how old a model can she get without compromising too much on reliability. Tom and Ray think this question misses the whole point of buying an irresponsible car. Read their impassioned defense of the midlife crisis, right here. 

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Henry is Eight!

07.31.2013

Our pal Henry just turned eight! It's a big deal--you see, Henry was diagnosed with cancer the day before he was born. We're working to help Henry and other kids like him and we'd love for you to join us. Find out how, right here.

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Today: Don't Ignore the Tie Rod

07.30.2013

Bo's 1987 Honda Accord needs $750 worth of repair between a new C.V. boot and tie rod. But the car itself is barely worth that. What can he afford to ignore? Tom and Ray offer him a hands-on solution for the C.V. boot but insist that he fix the tie rod right away. 

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BMW's i3 Electric Has Gala Global Launch Party

07.30.2013

BMW is making a big show of launching its first-ever electric car (in New York, London and Beijing), and it promises to be hugely fun to drive. But is $41,000 a competitive price? 

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Driver Distraction - on a Larger and Sadder Scale

07.30.2013

Distracted driving is even more dangerous when mass transit is involved.

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A Note From Catherine "Frau Blucher" Fenollosa

07.29.2013

Our own Catherine "Frau Blucher" Fenollosa explains what the Pan Mass Challenge means to her family. Read on to find out why we're supporters.

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Vlad the Impala

07.29.2013

Consumer Reports just rated the 2014 Chevrolet Impala an "excellent" 95 out of 100 and Jim Hanna's still reeling from the shock.

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