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Weekend Motorsport Roundup; July 21-22

Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what’s going on in the world of racing, where you can see it, and where you can talk about it all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend?

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9 Members of the Same Family Killed in Freak Boat Accident That Left 17 Dead

Tragedy struck Table Rock Lake near Branson, Missouri on Thursday night when a tourist duck boat capsized, claiming the life of 17 people. There were 31 people on-board, ranging in ages from 1-76. One family, The Colemans lost nine family members.

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An Upgraded Version Of Our Readers’ Favorite Vacuum Has Never Been Cheaper

Shark’s Navigator Lift-Away is one of our readers’ favorite affordable vacuums, but the Shark DuoClean Lift-Away has everything you like about the Navigator, but with two unique brush rolls.

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There’s Never Enough Cars

Be free from the cold, standstill chains of your workplace, and hop in a car because it’s the dang weekend. Meanwhile, we’ve been soliciting your Instagram posts and telling you to use the #DriveFreeOrDie hashtag, and now we’re going to drive toward the sunset of freedom with some posts, including asbestos, Cuba, a…

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Watch The Ultra-Fast Electric Volkswagen I.D. R Set Its Pikes Peak Record From Every Angle

About a month ago, Romain Dumas squeezed himself into the fully-electric Volkswagen I.D. R and laid down the fastest ever climb time up Pikes Peak: 7:57.148. Today, VW has released every video angle the company collected of the record-smashing run.

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What’s The Most Important Maintenance After Buying a Used Car?

I’m throwing my well-used Honda S2000 up on a lift this weekend for the first time for some light maintenance, and I also want to give it a full look over while it’s up there. The car’s new to me and I haven’t done a real deep-dive yet (which I maybe should have done before letting all my co-workers hoon it.) What…

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Trade Secrets of Toyota, Tesla and More May Be Exposed by Data Breach at Robotics Supplier

Thousands of documents detailing assembly line schematics, robotics configurations, and other trade secrets for automakers like Volkswagen, Toyota and Tesla were found on a publicly accessible server belonging to an automotive robotics supplier. It is potentially very bad news for these car companies, and here’s why.

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Mission: Impossible 2 Is What Happens When You Call Tom Cruise Boring

Mission: Impossible Fallout, the sixth movie in the franchise, comes out next week, and it’s getting rave reviews so far. Apparently it’s really good! It’s a perfect opportunity to reflect upon the second Mission: Impossible movie, which is special for being pretty much the only one in the franchise to be considered…

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Your Bugatti Chiron Has Been Recalled

Good day sir or madam. Do excuse me for bearing bad news, but it’s come to my attention that your Bugatti Chiron has been recalled. You will soon be contacted by a team of “Flying Doctors,” who will handle everything for you. Because that’s the kind of care you get when you spend over $1 million on a car.

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The 10 Best Deals of July 20, 2018

We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today.

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