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Please Enjoy These Excellent Butt-Clenching Saves From the Goodwood Revival

The Goodwood Revival is awesome in many ways—it takes place in England, you get dressed up, everyone looks fabulous—but perhaps the most awesome thing about it is that the priceless vintages cars actually get driven and raced against each other. Is it terrifying at times? You bet it is.

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Tell Us About Your First Exposure to Cars Being Cool

Back in the 1980s, it was a pretty common occurrence for tv shows and comic books aimed at children to focus on a troop of do-gooders trying to take down an evil gang of baddies. Each of the characters named and drawn differently so that an interstitial commercial could tout the infamous “Collect Them All” line when…

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Comment of the Day: America Is Doomed Edition

Earlier today we put the 2019 Cadillac XT4 through its paces. One of you noticed something odd.

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The 10 Best Deals of September 17, 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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There Won’t Be a 2019 BMW Z4 M and That’s Bullshit

Here we are, in a day and age where BMW has brought back the 8 Series and co-developed the new 2019 BMW Z4 roadster alongside the damn Toyota Supra revival, which sounds like an 18 year-old’s fever dream circa 2012. It’s too bad BMW is going to ruin it.

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This Epic Ford Super Duty vs. Tow Truck Battle Ended in an Arrest

If there’s any vehicle that might have a chance at breaking free from a massive Ford F-450 tow truck, it’s a Power Stroke diesel-powered Ford F-250. Watch this huge Super Duty yank the tow truck’s front end sky high as the former’s driver attempts to free his apparently repossessed truck.

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A New Wheel-Driven Speed Record Has Been Set At The Bonneville Salt Flats

I was out at the Bonneville Salt Flats this past week to drive some old and slow cars fast-ish on the salt, but while I was there puttering around, something much more important happened: Team Vesco’s Turbinator II set a new world record for a wheel-driven car, an insane 483 mph.

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Unattended Car Shuts Down Parts of Phoenix Airport for Hours, Delays Hundreds of Flights

In a true showcase of the joys of air travel, the Phoenix-based Arizona Republic reports that a “suspicious” unattended rental car shut down parts of the Sky Harbor International Airport down for four hours—delaying about 300 flights and canceling dozens of others. The driver ultimately got parking citation and a $56…

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Peugeot Is Cooking Up a Cool Looking Retro Concept

Remember when retro was cool again with the 2005 Ford Mustang and every automaker lost their mind for awhile, and then eventually calmed down? Well retro is far from dead it seems as Peugeot has a concept coupe inspired by the Peugeot 504 coupe from the 1970s.

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What’s Your Favorite No-Annual-Fee Credit Card?

We’ve asked our readers about their favorite travel rewards credit cards in the past, and if you’re willing to pay the annual fees, these cards can provide a ton of value. But no-fee cash back cards should have a place in your wallet as well, so we want to hear your recommendations. Any credit card with no annual fee…

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