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What's The Best Purple Car?

Last week, Pantone announced its Color of the Year for 2022: 17-3938, Very Peri. It’s a deep, cool purple that, according to Pantone, exudes “carefree confidence and a daring curiosity that animates our creative spirit.” I’m not sure a single color can pu

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Blip: Behold, The Worst Picture I've Ever Seen In A Car Brochure

This image is from a 1971 brochure for the GM Ranger, a short-lived GM brand for (mostly) South Africa that was basically re-badged Opels and Vauxhalls. There’s better photos in the brochure, of course, but I’m dazzled by the choice to use this confusing,

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Local Motors Died Trying To Figure Out AVs

Local Motors, the company behind the first car to ever be openly developed and built using crowd-sourcing, is dead.Read more...

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Valentino Rossi Will Return To Racing, With Two More Wheels

Now some feel good news to round out the week. MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi has confirmed he’ll be racing for Team WRT Audi in the coming GT World Challenge Europe series. As it happens, the 2022 season kicks off with one of two home races for The Doctor

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