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Gallery: The Best of the 2012 Detroit Auto Show

The 2013 Ford Fusion was without a doubt one of the stars of this year’s Detroit show. What does it say about the auto industry that a vehicle as humdrum as a Ford Fusion was the star of the most important North American ...
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Innovations in Driving: How The Rubber Met The Road

Tires are where the rubber meets the road–literally. So you could argue that they’re the single most important factor in determining how a car handles. Yet conceptually, at least, they’ve changed remarkably little sin...
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Hyundai Made A Flying Car (Sorta)

For Hyundai’s annual Idea Festival–a Wacky Races-style competition where engineers show off the most bonkers ideas they can dream up–a team unveiled this crazy flying car. Basically, it’s a multirotor dr...
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Video: Blind Driver Takes Google’s Autonomous Car for a Spin

Future self-driving cars could make traffic smoother and safer, among plenty of other potential benefits, but one thing you don’t hear much about — and should — is their utility for people with physical limitations. For e...
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Detroit Auto Show 2013

Two months ago, it was far from clear whether Detroit’s Big 3 carmakers would even exist by the time their hometown auto show rolled around. Thanks to government funds they made it—and as a result, much of the Detroit show ...
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Cadillac’s Big Step Toward Automotive Autopilot

While Google’s prototype self-driving car does a fine job commanding headlines, automakers have been rolling out the features that will ultimately lead to a road-ready autonomous vehicle. Cadillac Super Cruise is an important...
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Innovations in Driving: The Automatic Transmission

Have you ever looked at a diagram of an automatic transmission? If not, check this out: I defy anyone who isn’t a mechanical engineer or who doesn’t work in the transmission industry to make sense of this schematic. There a...
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Meet The Newest, Most Absurd Supercars From Lamborghini And Ferrari

If you want to check out the best from the States or even Japan–get your eyes on a new Caddy, a new Corvette–the American auto shows are great. But if you want the most bonkers supercars Europe has to offer, youR...
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Your Tire Choice Can Help You Save Money at the Gas Pump [SPONSORED ARTICLE]

One easier and less expensive way to maximize your current vehicle’s fuel efficiency is to change your tires. The tire industry innovators at Goodyear created the Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max tire, which offers well-rounded pe...
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