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China is on course to build the best cars in the world for the right price

Credit: business-standard.com China pays relatively low wages and has millions of skilled workers steeped in the nation’s strong manufacturing culture. Europeans and other western nations have dominated automotive excellence for over a century. Whether it is the satisfying thud of the door closing on a Volkswagen from Wolfsburg, or the beauty of a Ferrari from […]

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Polestar 3 EV SUV Powertrain, Design Details Revealed by CEO

Credit: caranddriver.com Set to arrive in 2022, the EV subbrand’s third model will be a two-row electric crossover with single- and dual-motor powertrain options. Polestar CEO Thomas Ingenlath revealed some more details about the upcoming Polestar 3 SUV. It will be a two-row crossover with a sloping roofline, and it will offer single- and dual-motor […]

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How To Bulletproof a Car

Credit: caranddriver.com Armoring passenger cars has become big business, especially in places such as Brazil, where the murder rate is five times that of the big, bad U.S. of A. Although automakers have tiptoed into the bulletproofing game—BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and for a time, Ford, have offered bulletproof versions of their products—the vast majority of cars […]

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What’s the Fastest Car in the World?

Credit: auto.howstuffworks.com It’s a question people have been asking basically since the horseless carriage took over as a form of transport: What’s the fastest car? As early as 1914, speed freaks took to venues like the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah to definitively find an answer. Then, pioneering performance driver Teddy Tetzlaff pushed a custom […]

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5 Important Tips for Checking a Used Car Before Buying

Credit: actionautoutah.com So, after careful consideration, you’ve decided to buy a used a car. Congratulations! Now comes the most important part of the process – inspecting it. Today, we will look at the most essential tips when checking a used car. One of them involves using an OBD scan tool to get the best value […]

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What will the cars of 2050 look like? What will power them? Will they even have a steering wheel? Sven Beiker peers under the bonnet of tomorrow’s autos.

Credit: bbc.com Car companies have recently been telling us what the car of 2020 will be like: autonomous is one word used, electric is another, and it will be connected to the internet too. Sound exciting? It is, but it’s doubtful you’ll find all of this on the forecourt in the next seven years (cars […]

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10 Factors That Affect Your Car’s Resale Value

Credit: auto.howstuffworks.com If you’re trying to sell your car or trade it in, you might be surprised by how much (or how little) everybody else thinks it worth. Of course, things like the car’s mileage, the time of the year and the economy will always factor in, but truth is, there are other things you […]