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This Gauge Alone Makes The Classic Mini EV An Instant Winner

Mini is officially getting into the EV conversion racket, but this time, I’m rooting for the electric conversion of these classics because of a cleverly retrofitted gauge. Look, if classic cars must be converted to EVs, there’s a right and wrong way. It s

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Flying Taxis And eVTOLs Aren't Flying Cars, Let's Call Them What They Really Are

It seems like every day I see something in my aviation news feed about some sort of new “flying car” being built by some random startup that says it’s revolutionizing transportation. These vehicles are neat, but call them what they really are: electric ve

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Here’s How Car Companies Are Making Money These Days

These past years in the auto industry have been strange. Plants have shut down over Covid, supplies dwindling to a trickle, yet profits are up. How do they do it? Maruti Suzuki in India makes the case clear. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Janu

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This Borescope Displays Your Dying Engine In High Definition, With A Caveat

There comes a time in about every gearhead’s life when they want or need to see the inside of something. It could be an old classic they just rescued, a car they let sit for too long, or a dying engine. A cheap borescope gives you vision where you can’t g

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