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The Nissan Frontier Replacement You Can’t Have in America Is a Solid Truck

The 2018 Nissan Frontier can be the cheapest new pickup truck in America, undercutting largely because it hasn’t been redesigned since 2004. That’s not the case outside the U.S. though, where the Navara has replaced it. Here’s what America’s missing in Nissan’s latest diesel-powered mid-sized pickup.

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The 2018 Mercedes-AMG C63 S Wagon Is The Perfect Size And So Is Its Insane Engine

If smaller cars are good, and station wagons are good, and big burbly V8 engines are good… you’re going to enjoy meeting the 503 horsepower 2018 Mercedes-AMG C63 S wagon.

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The Skoda Yeti Is Cheerful As Your Family Dog

“What the hell is a Skoda Yeti,” you may be wondering, assuming you were even able to get passed the strange anthropomorphic face of this car, with its grille like an old Englishman’s mustache and headlights like a set of reading glasses perched on the bridge of a nose. Well gather ’round, and meet one of the neatest…

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Yeah I’m All About Electric Scooter Sharing Now

Electric scooter sharing is bad business and a public nuisance. Venture capital funded companies like Bird that have dumped miniature EVs in cities are already getting chased out of San Francisco and Austin. But if you don’t care about any of that, the things are really fun and cheap to ride.

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Driving A Toyota MR2 Turbo Will Make You Want A Toyota MR2 Turbo

There are plenty of fun cars you can buy right now, but enthusiasts often run into the same problem with the new toys: too much digitization, too much assistance, not enough flavor. A 1991 Toyota MR2 Turbo might not catch today’s cars in a zero to 60 sprint, by my God, it’s got the teeth to make up for it, and then…

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The 2018 Volkswagen Up GTI Is As Fun As Tiny Cars Get

We knew that the 2018 Volkswagen Up GTI was probably going to be the greatest car ever made last May. A year later, and after a week of driving it across Europe, I’m happy to confirm that the 2018 Volkswagen Up GTI is, in fact, the greatest car ever made forever and ever, amen.

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All 19 Of The Subaru Ascent’s Cupholders, Ranked

The 2019 Subaru Ascent is a car made for the great excesses of America, including our insatiable need for large road beverages. It touts an astonishing 19 cup and bottle holders, some of which are vastly better than the others. I bought a completely ridiculous Double Gulp from 7-11 to find out which ones you really…

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Here’s A Close Comparison Between The 2018 Mazda 6 And The 2017 Mazda 6

The 2018 Mazda 6 is a competent and comfortable cruising machine, but the refrain every critic seems to be singing about loudest its praise for its design. It’s a great looking car, and taking a closer look here really let you see what a fresh set of lights and bumpers can do for a car’s design.

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What Do You Want To Know About The 2018 BMW M240i Coupe? 

It’s a beautiful day here in Manhattan, Memorial Day is right around the corner and I’ve got a shiny 2018 BMW M240i Coupe to kick off this happy time with. What do you want to know about it?

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The 2018 Audi RS6 Performance Is The Ultimate Audi Wagon Right Now

The 2018 Audi RS6 Performance will be the last iteration of the company’s third-generation “C7” look for the hugely powerful people hauler, and it’s a glorious sendoff. The 597 horsepower station wagon screams.

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