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Why Obama’s Plan To Tax Cars By The Mile Is Wrong

[credit provider=”respres via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/respres/2544979655/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] A draft of a transportation bill written by the Obama administration sets out a plan for taxing drivers for every mile they drive. The idea has backers in Congress who say fuel taxes won’t keep paying for roads much longer. It won’t work. But here’s […]
Why Obama’s Plan To Tax Cars By The Mile Is Wrong
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Why I Hate How Ferrari Spins

[credit provider=”Jalopnik”] I told the blokes here at Jalopnik I was pissed at Ferrari and wanted to tell a few people. They said I could do it here. Stay with me, this might take a while. zone: collapse size: 300×600 keywords: mtfIFPath=/assets/vendor/doubleclick/, origin=jalopnik, visited=jalopnikfront, visited=gawkerfront I think it started in […]
Why I Hate How Ferrari Spins
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First Drive Of The 2012 Fiat 500

[credit provider=”Jalopnik” url=”http://jalopnik.com”] The Fiat 500 set to invade American shores after a several-decade hiatus isn’t the same car that’s caught on in Europe. It’s better, with more engine, revised suspension and upgraded safety. The Mini Cooper just got pwned.Disclaimer: Chrysler and Fiat wanted us to drive the 500 and […]
First Drive Of The 2012 Fiat 500
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2011 Chevy Camaro Convertible: First Drive

[credit provider=”Jalopnik” url=”http://jalopnik.com/5743351/2011-chevy-camaro-convertible-first-drive”] The Chevy Camaro convertible drives just like the Chevy Camaro coupe… except with one key difference; with the top down you can actually see out the back of it.Camaro’s been fighting the new Mustang for over a year now like a heavyweight with one hand tied behind […]
2011 Chevy Camaro Convertible: First Drive
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The JFK Ambulance That’s About To Go On Sale Is A Fake

[credit provider=”Jalopnik” url=”http://jalopnik.com/5739333/president-kennedys-ambulance-is-a-fake”] This Saturday’s auction of the ambulance that carried President John F. Kennedy’s body has garnered worldwide attention.The only problem? It’s a near-perfect fake.
The JFK Ambulance That’s About To Go On Sale Is A Fake
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Can Cops Actually Manipulate Traffic Lights For Tickets?

[credit provider=”Jalopnik” url=”http://jalopnik.com/5738860/can-cops-manipulate-traffic-lights-for-tickets”] Ever wondered whether a suspiciously long (or short) traffic signal change, combined with a police cruiser hiding nearby, was an attempt to boost tickets?Could police be changing signal timing?
Can Cops Actually Manipulate Traffic Lights For Tickets?
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The Amazing Carbon fibre Loom Toyota Didn’t Want You To See

[credit provider=”Jalopnik” url=”http://jalopnik.com/5737631/the-amazing-carbon-fibre-loom-toyota-didnt-want-you-to-see”] Fifteen months ago, we tried to show you a video of the amazing carbon fibre loom Toyota invented to weave parts for the Lexus LFA. Lexus yanked that video, concerned competitors would steal the technology.Now it’s back online.
The Amazing Carbon fibre Loom Toyota Didn’t Want You To See
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The Weirdest Car Auction Ever

[credit provider=”Jalopnik” url=”http://jalopnik.com/5732769/the-metal-freak-show-from-barrett+jackson/gallery/”] Next week, Barrett-Jackson holds its 40th annual collector car auction in Scottsdale, Ariz., featuring hundreds of rare, expensive machines.These aren’t those.
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The Camaro Outsold The Mustang, And It’s Great News For America

[credit provider=”Jason Lawrence via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/3554901750/”] For the first time since 1985, the Chevy Camaro outsold the Ford Mustang over an entire year, with 81,371 buyers to the Mustang’s 73,716. It’s a great day not just for muscle cars, but for America. Here’s why.To many people, focusing on which Rust […]
The Camaro Outsold The Mustang, And It’s Great News For America