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Maybe We Really Only Need One Two-Liter Inline-Four Cylinder Turbo Engine

Cars are really, really expensive right now, and that’s a problem. I was thinking about ways that cars could possibly get a bit cheaper, and that line of thinking brought me to the idea of commoditized components that could be standardized across the indu

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GM, Ford Are Giving Back... To Those People Who Say The Election Was A Fraud

Less than a year after pledging to stop or alter donations to lawmakers who lied about 2020 election results — Detroit automakers are already back to giving them money.Read more...

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Feds Are Suing An Auto Shop For Paying An Employee's Final Paycheck In 100,003 Pennies, 750 Dimes, 2 Quarters And A Nickel

A Georgia auto shop allegedly retaliated against a former employee by dumping over 100,000 pennies, and other assorted change, in the man’s driveway as payment. Now the government is suing the shop, as Business Insider reports. Read more...

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Volkswagen Had A Surprisingly Good Year

It wasn’t that long ago that Volkswagen basically gave up on making money in the U.S., for the short-term. But that was before the Taos, a retrograde sort of machine that was inevitably thus very popular with American car buyers. On Friday, VW said it had

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