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Toyota’s Texas Move Isn’t the Earthquake Californians Are Really Dreading Toyota’s Texas Move Isn’t the Earthquake Californians Are Really Dreading
All the jerks with jerking knees were quick to pounce on Toyota’s announcement that it’s moving its U.S. headquarters to Plano, Texas, to join Frito-Lay, Ericsson, Capital One, JCPenney, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, and Yum! Brands on the city’s long roster of corporate HQs. The move is being held...
Toyota’s Texas Move Isn’t the Earthquake Californians Are Really Dreading »
New vs. Old: Stingray vs. Testarossa, WRX vs. S4, Boxster vs. NSX, and More! New vs. Old: Stingray vs. Testarossa, WRX vs. S4, Boxster vs. NSX, and More!
If “A Brand-New Car!” represents the modern-day American Dream, what then is a well-cared-for, pre-owned vehicle? If it’s something less than dreamy, certainly a used vehicle doesn’t present quite the new car’s depreciation nightmare. Which is what enabled us to put together this quintet...
New vs. Old: Stingray vs. Testarossa, WRX vs. S4, Boxster vs. NSX, and More! »
2014 Ram 2500 HD 4×4 6.4-Liter Hemi Tested: Making the Case for Gas 2014 Ram 2500 HD 4×4 6.4-Liter Hemi Tested: Making the Case for Gas
For truck buyers whose paychecks are dependent on hauling capability, the longstanding school of thought is that diesel power is the only choice once you enter three-quarter-ton-and-up territory. After all, it’s hard to argue with the massive low-end grunt of an oil-burner when you’ve got a weighty...
2014 Ram 2500 HD 4×4 6.4-Liter Hemi Tested: Making the Case for Gas »
Trick, Baby: 2015 Canyon/Colorado Jump Seats Transform for Proper Child-Seat Fitment Trick, Baby: 2015 Canyon/Colorado Jump Seats Transform for Proper Child-Seat Fitment
Mid-size pickups are wonderful things, offering genuine utility in a wieldy package. But as family vehicles, they often come up short. And even if you have an extended cab with rear jump seats, the proper fitment of a child safety seat is generally next to impossible. To address the situation, GM is...
Trick, Baby: 2015 Canyon/Colorado Jump Seats Transform for Proper Child-Seat Fitment »
The Continental: Audi’s van Meel Off to BMW, VW’s Golf R Wagon, and a Fiat Exec Dishes on Electrics The Continental: Audi’s van Meel Off to BMW, VW’s Golf R Wagon, and a Fiat Exec Dishes on Electrics
Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental. In January, the head of Audi’s quattro GmbH performance division,...
The Continental: Audi’s van Meel Off to BMW, VW’s Golf R Wagon, and a Fiat Exec Dishes on Electrics »
Denza EV Photos and Info: Daimler and BYD’s Electric Love Child Denza EV Photos and Info: Daimler and BYD’s Electric Love Child
It may have been unloved, but the first-generation Mercedes-Benz B-class nevertheless lives on via two vehicles in China. Daimler’s Chinese partner BAIC used it as the stylistic inspiration for its E-series, which amounts to little more than an unfortunate attempt to cash in on the reputation...
Denza EV Photos and Info: Daimler and BYD’s Electric Love Child »
Better Late Than Never: Aston Martin Engineering New Platform for Next-Gen Models Better Late Than Never: Aston Martin Engineering New Platform for Next-Gen Models
After a decade of building the essentially the same, admittedly gorgeous, car in various iterations, Aston Martin has confirmed that it is developing an all-new platform for the next generation of its slinky sports cars. Aston’s current VH platform underpins everything the company currently sells,...
Better Late Than Never: Aston Martin Engineering New Platform for Next-Gen Models »
Toyota to Move U.S. Sales and Marketing Operations to Plano, Texas Toyota to Move U.S. Sales and Marketing Operations to Plano, Texas
It seems there’s no part of American heartland Toyota can’t win over. After entering NASCAR in 2004 as the sport’s first-ever factory-backed effort from an import brand—and establishing itself in the South and Midwest with six assembly plants starting in 1983—the Japanese stalwart is now...
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Google Shows Off How Its Autonomous Vehicles Aren’t Killing Cyclists or Hitting Parked Cars Google Shows Off How Its Autonomous Vehicles Aren’t Killing Cyclists or Hitting Parked Cars
Green means “go,” right? Well, that’s a relief—Google has announced in a blog post that, after nearly 700,000 miles of real-world testing, its self-driving cars have gotten the hang of the urban jungle. While it’s reassuring that Google’s autonomous cars are capable...
Google Shows Off How Its Autonomous Vehicles Aren’t Killing Cyclists or Hitting Parked Cars »
Car Dent Repair 101 Car Dent Repair 101
Five years ago, I was at the grocery store one busy, Friday afternoon.  The weekend rush was happening all throughout the aisles.  As I moved around the crowded store (pushing my cart aimlessly) something truly evil and sinister was taking place in the parking lot.  When I came out with my bags and...
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