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Tesla Motors and the Transportation Revolution

A recently-established California car manufacturer is spearheading the transport revolution from petrol engines to all-electric cars.

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Mk IV Volkswagen Buyers Guide

Frugal used car buying doesn't have to be "automotive time-out." Mk IV Volkswagens can be your German-built escape pod from econo-car detention.

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Cost of Limos and Limousine Service

Learn all about limos and limousine service: How much does it cost for limousine service? How much does a new or used limo cost to buy? Could you buy a cheap used limo and make money renting it out?

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How to Reupholster a Vehicle Bench Seat

If you have a bench seat that needs reupholstered, it is actually a lot simpler than it looks, and you will have a professional-quality custom interior.

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Installing and Using a Power Inverter in a Prius

An inverter can be an inexpensive way to get some electrical power in an emergency. Here is how to install an inverter in a Toyota Prius for use as a generator in a blackout or power outage.

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The 2004 British GP: Michael Schumacher’s 80th Career Win

The 2004 season was turning competitive quite late in the year. However, Michael was still winning. Could he continue his winning ways in the 2004 British GP? Let’s find out.

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Dale Earnhardt: Quick Facts

This article explores the life and legacy of former NASCAR driver, Dale Earnhardt.

How to Program a Ford Key Fob to Your Car

This here is a quick "how to" tutorial on programming a Ford key fob.

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The Best Leather Driving Gloves Online for Women & Men

Because I appreciate vintage styles, driving gloves are definitely on my list of things that make life worth living, but leather driving gloves do more than just look good, they feel good and keep your hands a little warmer.

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Cool Kit Cars and Body Kits for Sale

Kit cars and body kits for your cars are a slick way to enjoy the car of your dreams without breaking the bank. Check out these cool kits and cars!

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The 2004 Australian GP: Michael Schumacher’s 71st Career Win

After a close battle in the 2003 season, Michael would want to start the 2004 season on a winning note. Can he do it? Let’s find out.

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Michael Schumacher – The Lone Warrior Against the McLarens

In 1998, Ferrari was a distant shadow of the all-conquering McLaren F1 car. Michael Schumacher in a Ferrari was the only who could keep up and win. Find out more.

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The 2000 Japanese GP: Michael Schumacher’s 43rd Career Win

A win at the Japanese GP would seal the season for Schumacher, but Hakkinen wouldn’t make it easy. Could Michael win? Let’s find out.

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The Rear-Engine, Air-Cooled 1965-69 Chevrolet Corvair

Sporty, sleek, and cool-looking, the Chevy Corvair is the poor man's classic car.

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Fastest Cars in the World: The Bloodhound SSC, Thrust SSC, and Turbinator

These are the three fastest land vehicles in the world. Two are supersonic, while the third one is the fastest subsonic car. Let's take a look at them.

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What Is a Torque Converter?

Torque converters are an integral part of the drive train in automatic transmissions, but what are they? And what do they do exactly?

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The 1995 French GP: Michael Schumacher’s 14th Career Win

Leading the points table by a mere seven points, would Schumacher be able to win the French GP to extend his lead? Let’s find out.

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The 2002 Canadian GP: Michael Schumacher’s 59th Career Win

Having missed a win at the Monaco GP, Michael would be going all out for a win at the Canadian GP. Could Michael bring out his magic at the track? Let’s find out.

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How to Open Your Toyota Prius Trunk (a.k.a Boot) When Your Battery Is Dead

Just discovered that your Prius's trunk lid doesn't open because the battery is dead? Here's a photographic step-by-step guide (because your Prius owner manual sucks).

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The EV Revolution

A look at the history of electric vehicles and two of the main options today, the Chevy Bolt and Tesla Model 3.

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Are Hybrid Cars Really Worth It?

This article examines the functions, features and efficiencies of hybrid cars and whether they could be the right choice for you.

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The Top 5: Best Cheap Sports Cars for Teenagers

If you are a young adult looking for a sporty car on a budget, this is the list for you! A rundown of the top five cheap sports cars, as well as a number of honorable mention entrants.

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The 1998 Hungarian GP: Michael Schumacher’s 32nd Career Win

Michael Schumacher and Ferrari were hoping for the world title in 1998. Schumacher played his role well to win the Hungarian GP. How did it all play out? Read on to find out.

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The 1999 Monaco GP: Michael Schumacher’s 35th Career Win

After the victory at the San Marino GP, Michael and the Ferrari team were expected to come out all guns blazing at the Monaco GP. Could they win? Let’s find out.

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Car Modding, Car Tuning and the Science of Horsepower: The Mods

It's time for the fun stuff. Let's have a look at the awesome mods and power-adders that'll make your car a terror on wheels. Add some horsepower and have fun doing it!

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The 2006 European GP: Michael Schumacher’s 86th Career Win

With his first win at San Marino, Michael would be charged up to go for another victory. Could he do it at the 2006 European GP? Let’s find out.

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How to Drift a Car Using the Hand Brake: A Beginner Lesson

How to drift a car using the e-brake/hand brake technique.

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The 1992 Belgian GP: Michael Schumacher's 1st Career Win

Driving the fourth best constructor’s car, on a track dominated by Senna, Mansell and others, did Schumacher stand a chance to win the 1992 Belgian GP? It didn't seem that way, but he won. How? Read on.

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How to Make Money From Your Classic Car

Are you the owner of a classic car but find it's costing you too much to maintain and drive it? Let's look at some options where it can earn you money.

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2014 Chevy Volt Review

A review of the 2014 Chevrolet Volt from an owner's point of view. Styling, comfort, operation and operating costs are all reviewed.

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The Advantages of Ethanol for High-Performance Cars

Few variables have more impact on your vehicle’s performance than the type of fuel you put into the tank. As the owner of a high-performance car, consider the benefits of ethanol and other biofuels.

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The 2002 German GP: Michael Schumacher’s 62nd Career Win

World champion Michael Schumacher had to continue his winning ways to get home the constructors’ title too. Could he win the 2002 German GP? Let’s find out.

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The 2003 Spanish GP: Michael Schumacher’s 66th Win

Having won only one race in the 2003 season, can Schumacher and Ferrari win the Spanish GP as well? Read on to find out.

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Top 10 "Black Sheep" Cars That Never Belonged in the Lineup

Ever looked at a car and wondered which genius at the car company decided that it was a good idea to put this car in their lineup? Discover the black sheep of the modern auto industry.

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The 2000 Canadian GP: Michael Schumacher’s 40th Career Win

Despite leading the Monaco GP, Michael had to retire because of a suspension problem. He would like to make up in Canada. Could he win? Let’s find out.

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When Crude Oil Prices Fluctuate -What's the Best Day to Buy Gas?

Which day of the week should you purchase gas? Are all gas prices the same regardless of the state you live in or travel through? Is there a bad day to buy your gas? Find out the answers to these questions by reading further.

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Review of the Toyota Aqua (Prius C)

The Toyota Aqua is a hybrid vehicle developed for the Japanese market. It is a mini-hatchback with class-leading fuel economy. It is re-branded as Prius C in Western markets.

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10 New Automotive Technologies for 2017

A roundup of ten emerging technologies set to disrupt the automotive industry the most in 2017 and beyond. From autonomous vehicles to 3D printed manufacturing to electric axles and more.

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Why Electric Vehicles Are Worth It

Electric cars are growing in popularity, but are they worth it?

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The 2002 French GP: Michael Schumacher’s 61st Career Win

With the possibility of winning his fifth world title, Michael Schumacher would be eyeing a French GP win. Would he be able to win the race? Let’s find out.

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S15 Conversion: Fitting an S15 Front End to a Nissan S13 or S14 240SX/Silvia/180SX

In the land of automotive conversions, the S15 Silvia front-end conversion is certainly one of the most popular. Fitting an S15 front end to a Nissan S13 or S14 240sx/Silvia/180sx is a relatively simple task.

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My BMW Sucks: A History of My Experience With a 2005 BMW 325l

Though I really wanted to love it, my 2005 BMW 325l severely let me down. This article will detail my struggles with the German car.

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The Real Cost of a Ferrari

As a family car, a Ferrari could never compete with a safe 4WD, but as a gift for a man who has spent decades working hard and driving kids around, what could be better than a beautiful red Ferrari?

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Vehicles With the Best and Worst Gas Mileage

Gas mileage charts allow you to easily compare and contrast mileage between vehicles. Which car gets the nod for the best gas mileage? Find out with our gas mileage chart!

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The 1994 Brazilian GP: Michael Schumacher’s 3rd Career Win

Schumi was transitioning from a rookie to a championship contender. The 1994 Brazilian GP was the first race of the season. Can he win with stalwarts like Senna around? Let’s find out.

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The 2000 Italian GP: Schumacher Equals Senna’s Record of 41 Wins

So, what happens when Schumacher equals the late legend, Senna’s record? He bursts into tears. Read on to find out.

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The 1997 Monaco GP: Michael Schumacher’s 23rd Career Win

Four races down and Schumacher was yet to win in the 1997 season. Could he win in Monaco? Let’s find out.

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The 2000 European GP: Michael Schumacher’s 39th Career Win

After a hat trick of wins, Schumacher made the podium just once in the next two races. Could Michael win the European GP, the sixth race of the season? Let’s find out.

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How to Get Better Fuel Economy From Your Prius

This article is dedicated not to the hard core hypermiler, but rather to the everyday Prius driver that wants better fuel economy from their Toyota Prius.

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List of Michael Schumacher's 91 Career Wins and the Story Behind Each

One of the all-time greats of Formula 1 also has one of the most career wins. When and where were these 91 victories? Let's find out.