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Feb 13 2013
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This describes about a quarter of the cars droning past my office near campus. 

Jan 28 2013
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So, did you know the new Mazda6 GX race cars are bacon-powered? No joke. . .

Dec 18 2012
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Girlfriend just overcooked a turn driving in a snowstorm in the Saab 900SE. Took on a curb at full lock, shattering the wheel, and tucking it back into the wheel well. Nice. Read more

Dec 13 2012
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I was just walking across the street and I heard a diesel car coming towards me. I couldn't tell what it was from the headlights, but as soon as got under the streetlight it was clear it was a Chevette. It was 20 degrees and icy out, so I don't know why the hell somebody would be driving around 30+ year old diesel Read more

Dec 9 2012
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Happy winter, Jalops. Hope ya all got your snow tires and Christmas trees.

Dec 6 2012
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It is dark times. The snow is flying, and I've dropped insurance on the miata. I guess the Volvo 245 is the beast of burden for the next couple of months. . .although the miata does do better in the snow. . .and has better tires. . . . maybe I've dropped the wrong car. Oh what have I done.

Dec 5 2012
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This seems like hollow data, but sort of interesting on public opinion of mandatory ESC. It is unarguable that ESC does save lives, but where should auto makers draw the line on driver-selection? Obviously a Golf R should be able to shut off ESC, but should a Camry? Read more