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This Cheap, GM-Backed EV Should Be Here in the United States
The $9,000 Kiwi EV looks like a sci-fi prop... in a good way.
Why Do Car Designers Like Hiding Turn Signals and Brake Lights?
Are like brake lights and turn signals considered unfashionable in car design circles?
Hybrid 992 Porsche 911 Spotted At the Nürburgring, And That’s A Good Thing
The ultra-fast new Porsche might get even faster.
When Engineered Engine Noises Are Fine, And When They’re Not
Fake engine noises can be very good, depending on how your ears are getting them.
Why Is It Always So Hard To Find a Decent Auto Body Shop?
I pride myself on being a go-to person about repairs, bodywork, flipping cars... yet, it turned out, a shop I recommended did shoddy work.
Car Dealer Markups Are Stupid and You Shouldn’t Pay Them
Dealership experience matters, folks.
It Pains Me To Say It, But Stop Yearning For the Suzuki Jimny
Still... what purveyor of the Slow Car Fast gospel wouldn't love a tiny, 4WD, stick-shift truck with great clearance and such brilliant styling?
Maine’s Crackdown on JDM Vans Represents a Real Danger for Every Grey-Market Import Car
Maine's arbitrary registration bans on imported Japanese vans is punitive for no good reason.
The Best ‘First Mod’ for Whatever Old Car You Just Bought Is Always the Same Thing
Restoring rubber parts and doing basic maintenance will take you further than aftermarket upgrades.
After 2,500 Miles Here’s What Still Bothers Me About My Fiat Abarth
I’ve put more than 2,500 miles on my bargain Fiat 500, and it’s largely a delight. But it's not perfect.