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Ryan Newman Hospitalized After Last Lap Daytona 500 Wreck [UPDATE]

The 62nd running of the Daytona 500 ended late on Monday night after a rain delay Sunday night. The event, however, ended in tragedy after a brutal last lap crash saw No. 6 driver Ryan Newman hospitalized while Denny Hamlin celebrated victory.

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This $50 Jump Starter Works on Trucks, Tractors, and Yachts

Gooloo 1500A Car Jump Starter | $50 | Amazon | Promo code N9EX9Q5M

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Monday’s Best Deals: Presidents Day Sales, Cooks Signature Dutch Oven, Sonic the Hedgehog Monopoly, and More

A 2-port Anker USB-C charger that powers two MacBooks at once, a $37 Dutch Oven, a Sonic the Hedgehog Monopoly board game, and an extensive list of Presidents Day Sales kick off Monday’s top bargains.

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Spice up Your Look in Discounted Shoes, Sunglasses, and Denim at Zappos

Presidents Day Sale | Zappos

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Your Classic Chevrolet C10 Wallpaper Is Here

The Mid-to-late 1960s was perhaps the best period for vehicle design. A time when advancements in manufacturing, a growing economy, and total unawareness of the impending oil and pollution crisis allowed car companies to try designs that were never seen before, and some that would never be seen again.

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Let’s Explore The Bi-drive Recreational All-terrain Transporter

There are car company names that are acronyms like Fiat and Alfa, and plenty of model names that are initialisms, like the NSX or the BRZ, but not many model names that are acronyms. Subaru made one starting in 1978 called the BRAT, which stands for Bi-drive Recreational All-terrain Transporter.

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Watch The Delicate Tranquility Of A 2,872 Horsepower Dodge Viper Dyno Pull

While many car manufacturers were finding clever ways to squeeze hundreds of horsepower out of three and four-liter engines, Dodge did what Dodge does best and just made a pushrod engine with ten huge pistons, each made by melting down an entire Dodge Neon.

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NASCAR Once Ran 62 Races In One Season

Today is the first of 36 races in this year’s NASCAR Cup Series. The top-level of NASCAR always runs a lot of races compared to most other racing series, but they used to run a lot more each season. In the 1950s and 60s, there were more than 40 races in every season except three. Most of those seasons had 49 or more…

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Explore Motor City Car Design With A Preview Of The Detroit Institute of Arts Exhibit

The history of automotive design owes a lot to the Italians, the Germans, the Japanese, and the design studios of Southern California. But Detroit has always had its own language that has been shaping automobiles for well over a century.

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An Audi E-Tron Towed A GM EV1 From Tulsa To Austin, Range Was Affected

There isn’t a lot of data out there about how towing affects EV range, largely because there is such a diversity in trailer aerodynamics and mass. Thanks to the Oklahoma Chapter of the Electric Auto Association, we have some idea of how towing a 4000-pound car trailer affects the range of an Audi E-Tron.

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