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How Millennials Are Buying Cars

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Being thrust into adulthood on the back of a recession that resulted in scarce job opportunity and low wages caused a butterfly effect in the world’s largest generation. Millennials approach major purchases differently than the generations before them — partially for financial reasons, but also because they hold different values than their parents. Car culture […]

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The time Firestone flew me to Virginia to off-road the new Destination M/T2 tire on some Jeep Rubicons

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Well, that was quite the trip. Last month, I got an email inviting me to test the new Firestone Destination M/T2 tires in an off-road driving experience in Orange, VA. I thought it was fake. Why would they invite me? Perhaps they found my Ultimate Guide to Tires article, or the *one* time I wrote about Jeep Rubicons. […]

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Driverless Cars Could Cover ¼ of Miles Driven in 2030

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In the distant future, we’ll all be shuttled about by self-driving electric cars that communicate wirelessly using innovative network technologies that make them resistant to threats and less likely to commit accidents. That’s all well and good, but what about in the near future? The dream of autonomous cars is here, and it makes sense […]

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Are More Women Joining the Auto Industry?

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In spite of the massive strides made in workplace equality, the automotive industry is still a traditionally male-dominated field. Women in the industry face sexist and misogynistic behavior, often because their male counterparts believe they don’t or shouldn’t know anything about cars due to their gender. However, in spite, or perhaps because, of this stigma, […]

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Why You Should Have a Cheap Car to Have Fun With

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Every so often, you spot one. The glorified crapcan, replete with bumper stickers no self-respecting human would choose to display on a vehicle of status and “wash me” engraved in its protective layer of dust. Yet it runs impeccably and just by looking, you know this car’s driver isn’t bothered about the condition of their […]

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My Thoughts on the 2018 Mustang

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The Ford Mustang has been with us since 1964. It is one of the most recognizable cars on the road. Whether you love or hate the Mustang, you have to credit the team at Ford for reinventing America’s pony car six times, and those are just the major redesigns. 2018 brings us a refreshed version […]

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Best and Worst from the North American International Auto Show

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It’s been over sixty years since America’s motor city was born in a cloud of red, white and blue tire smoke — and baby, Motown’s got a brand-new bag. A high-quality, very possibly imported bag that can pair with your smartphone wirelessly, to be exact. Changing consumer demands and competition with Vegas’ Consumer Electronics Show […]

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