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Vitamin D-A-D: Top 10 Convertibles to Keep Dad Happy

To celebrate Father’s Day, we’ve collected a list of 10 cars that should keep dad happy. Not only are the following set of wheels fun to drive, but they have tops that fold away (or come off), giving dad plenty of access to sunlight, which happens to be a great ...
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Your Say: Top 10 Sub-$30,000 New or Used Summer Road Trip Car

Summer is finally here, and with it comes beach, barbeque, and road trip season. In a Thread of the Day earlier this week, we asked you to name the ultimate new or used summer road trip car with a price tag under $30,000. For today’s Your Say, we’re going to ...
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Top 10 Stylish Family-Friendly Vehicles for Mother’s Day

For most enthusiasts, horsepower is usually a top priority when shopping for a new car. While there’s nothing wrong with basing a car-purchasing decision on power, some moms may focus on something slightly different. Whether they’re shuttling around the kids, running errands, or commuting to work, many moms want a ...
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What Does That Do? Top 10 Car Features With Amusing Names

Our desktops are usually cluttered with features and spec charts full of info that rarely surprise us. But once in a while an item will make us pause and ask, “hmm, what the heck does that do?” Listed below are just 10 examples of car features with interesting names and ...
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Top 10 New Car Future Classics

We’ve all seen televised classic car auctions where a one-owner piece of vintage iron fetches six-digit sums, and we’ve all wondered the same thing, “How did that guy know his car was going to be a classic one day?” Not long after, you probably looked at what’s in your driveway, ...
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Top 10 Quickest 0-60 MPH Vehicles Motor Trend Tested in 2012

When it comes to chest-beating and proclamations of vehicular superiority, the 0-60 mph acceleration time is the go-to metric for straight-line enthusiasts worldwide. It’s hard to fault, really – there’s nothing quite like the brute force of launching a car from a dead stop to 60 mph. Which are both ...
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Your Say: Top 10 New Car Headlight Designs

We’ve seen plenty of aftermarket headlight replacements, but nothing can top a solid, OEM headlight design. Headlight technology has progressed rapidly, with HID and LED options vastly increasing possibilities for designers, and since headlights are such an important part of a car’s styling, we’re highlighting some well-executed examples in this ...
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12 12-Cylinder Vehicles on 12-12-12 at 12:12 P.M.

For a brief moment today — 12/12/12 — it’ll be 12:12 p.m. With the world ending next week, we don’t have too much time to enjoy 12-cylinder cars. To celebrate, we’re going to take a look at 12 of our favorite 12-cylinder vehicles, including two bonus fantasy picks. With the engine ...
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Top 10 Cars That Could Use a Corvette V-8

General Motors makes a damn good V-8. The company’s small block pushrod V-8s are among the most loved by enthusiasts not only because of the power and reliability they offer, but also because its compact size allows it to squeeze into all but the smallest of engine bays – even ...
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Top 10 Most Efficient Non-Hybrid or EV 2013 SUVs (By Combined Mileage)

Unless a hybrid or EV powertrain sits under the hood, most SUVs don’t quite make it to 30 mpg combined. But they’re getting close. With technologies like direct injection, turbocharging, and CVTs, 2013-model-year SUVs are often nearly as efficient as similarly sized sedans, and our list includes everything from a ...
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