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Noise, Vibration & Harshness

Snow And Ice: Teach Your Children

I remember too well my first winter driving disaster, sliding the nearly new parental Saab 99LE sideways through a stop sign at the bottom of our hill and across a major truck thoroughfare.
| May 22, 2012
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Dyer Consequences

Large and in Charge

I'll be the first to admit that I don't pay nearly enough attention to Class 6 medium-duty electric trucks.
| May 21, 2012
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By Design

Ford Fusion

Mainstream fashion.
| May 14, 2012
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Dyer Consequences

Boost Pressure

The turbofication of everything is already firing nostalgia for normal aspiration.
| May 08, 2012
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Noise, Vibration & Harshness

The Return Of The Dutch India Company

The last time we checked in on Vredestein was ten years ago, when the semiobscure Dutch tire company airlifted a large deportment of international journalists to party for thirty-six hours in Jerez, Spain.
| May 08, 2012
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Dyer Consequences

Hot Plates

Vanity license plates are more popular than ever.
| Apr 18, 2012
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By Design

BMW 3-Series

Not as simple as it first seems.
| Apr 18, 2012
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Noise, Vibration & Harshness

God Save The Mini

I discovered the Kinks, probably my favorite band of all time, when I was twelve years old. I was lying in bed, dreading the start of another school week and listening to the AM radio, as was my wont on a Sunday evening.
| Apr 02, 2012
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By Design

Honda EV-STER

All it needs is an engine.
| Apr 01, 2012
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Vile Gossip

The Rolex 24 at Daytona

One for next year's calendar.
| Apr 01, 2012
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Noise, Vibration & Harshness

Good Luck with That

Today being the first day of the rest of our life sentences, I turn now from the uncharacteristically sour remarks of my February column about being serially rear-ended to focus on a more positive trend line.
| Mar 28, 2012
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The Ten Truck Commandments

I'm a judge on a panel that bestows an annual truck award.
| Mar 28, 2012
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Noise, Vibration & Harshness

Sending Maybach Back To Where It Came From

As much as we love German cars, we can't help thinking that the people who make them are kind of weird sometimes.
| Mar 27, 2012
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Vile Gossip

Dear Chevy Suburban: We love you. You're perfect. Now change.

We live with a Chevrolet Suburban. It's our third one, a 2007 four-wheel-drive, half-ton LT model bought at the end of 2007, the day before deer-hunting season opened.
| Mar 22, 2012
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By Design

Volvo Concept You

Different, but the same.
| Mar 01, 2012
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