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    Featured: When to change your winter tires for spring and summer driving
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    Snow is melting, the sun is out, and it's finally getting warmer... Meaning many of us are officially itching to get those winter tires off and put on a fresh set of summer wheels. But when's the best time to make the big switch? Well, for starters you'll get a slightly different opinion ...

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    Video: This Ford Mustang driver proves four wheels are overrated
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    We don't need to tell you that there's something missing in the Ford Mustang image above. What we do need to tell you is that this is not a picture of a parked car stranded on the highway. This is, rather, just one frame from a shocking video that shows a three-wheeled Mustang traveling down the ...

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    Official: Volvo shows inflatable child seat concept
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    #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-505463{display:none;} .cke_show_borders #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-505463, #postcontentcontainer ...

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    Canada: Top 10 worst things to do at a police checkpoint
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    Police checkpoints and roadblocks are designed to keep our roads safe and catch dangerous drivers before bad things happen, but if you really want to know how to act at a police roadblock, it's best to go straight to the source... So why not ask the police officers manning them for a few helpful ...

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    Official: GM midsize SUVs lead safety tests, Honda Pilot disappoints [w/videos]
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    General Motors finally has something to celebrate about. The 2014 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain aced the latest round of small overlap front crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety among nine midsize SUVs, and they both scored a Top Safety Pick+ accolade. However, Honda, ...

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    Land Rover augments off-road reality with amazing Transparent Bonnet tech
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    With very few exceptions, production off-road vehicles all mount their engine up in front. The trouble is that the hood can obstruct the view to the terrain ahead. Leave it to Land Rover, then, to come up with a novel solution. When the doors open at the Javitz Center next week for the 2014 New ...

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    Video: Watch these workers ghost-ride the garbage truck with purpose
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    There's an old phrase that suggests we "work smarter, not harder." This garbage truck driver must have read that as "work like a monumental idiot, not harder." The sanitation worker in Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico basically ghost-rides his garbage truck while running to grab bags that have been left ...

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    Official: National Corvette Museum says last sinkhole car extracted [w/videos]
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    The 2001 Chevrolet Corvette Mallett Hammer Z06 has been plucked out of the sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum, but it definitely couldn't drive away like the 2009 ZR1 did when it came out. With the Mallet finally recovered, all eight 'Vettes that went into the hole are finally out after ...

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    Video: Watch this British motorcyclist tumble down a 40-foot hill
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    The image above is a frame from English motorcyclist Jack Sanderson's helmet cam. After a bit of impatience while riding a seven-mile (11 km) stretch of the A537 called Cat and Fiddle, 21-year-old Sanderson learned why it's one of the most dangerous roads in all of Europe. He took a corner too ...

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    Video: Shocking distracted driving ad is a brutal wake up call
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    It used to be that most of the car-related public service announcements on TV focused on preventing drunk driving and getting people to buckle their seatbelts, but the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched grisly new ads combatting distracted drivers with the slogan "U ...

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