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How to Protect Your Car in a Hurricane

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They come from the sea. With blisteringly high winds, the damage sweeps in. Lives are lost and millions of dollars in damage is done. A hurricane is a severe weather event and can strike anywhere there’s an abundance of water. You may have experience with these scary situations. Experience or not, being prepared is the […]

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How to Prevent Car Theft

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Cars are an investment — not counting the potential money loss if you’re left without transportation and can’t get to work. Unfortunately, that investment also makes them a target for thieves, especially if you’ve spent your money on a sports or luxury car. If you’re worried about your car, there are steps you can take […]

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Ranking the Best Car Movies Ever

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There’s nothing quite like a good car movie. Even the cheesiest ones get your blood pumping as soon as that key turns and the engine roars. Everyone’s got their own list of favorite car movies, including me. Here are my favorite car movies of all time, ranked. The Transporter Jason Statham will transport anything for […]

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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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10 Best Sleeper Cars

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In the past 20 years, emissions laws have tightened the strings a little on performance models. A single performance-oriented model in a company’s lineup is doing pretty well these days, but while many driver-focused models are designed with “look at me” aesthetics and loud exhaust, a select group of enthusiasts seek out more subtle performance […]

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How to Replace the Headlights in Your Car

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Many of the car repairs we used to take for granted as do-it-yourself tasks have mushroomed into something akin to brain surgery thanks to computerization, emissions equipment and the increasingly complicated way modern cars are built. Thankfully, for the home mechanic, there are still a few holdouts. Headlight repairs are one of these. On most […]

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7 Tips to Keep From Locking Yourself out of Your Car

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Cars are only getting smarter, and the security measures that come standard on new models are no exception. Many new rides offer keyless start, and locks that work based on the proximity of your “fob,” the dongle that has effectively replaced conventional keys. But humans are forgetful creatures — no amount of technology will change […]

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Your Guide to The Best Car Shows in 2017

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What do Frankfurt, Tokyo and Detroit all have in common? If you said long lines and poor air quality, well you’re right, but these cities also host some of the world’s largest auto shows. Automakers don’t typically get the chance to interact directly with the car-buying public, except for Tesla with its unorthodox direct-sales strategy. […]

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