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Jason Torchinsky
jasontorch
Senior Editor, Jalopnik • Running: 1973 VW Beetle, 2006 Scion xB, 1990 Nissan Pao, 1991 Yugo GV Plus, 2020 Changli EV • Not-so-running: 1973 Reliant Scimitar, 1977 Dodge Tioga RV (also, buy my book!)
Sep 16
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You’re in luck! Ford is definitely not considering that, too!

Sep 15
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There are more unibody trucks with no break between cab and bed than their are trucks will all-amber taillights. 

Sep 15
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Maybe, but Honda used the under-bumper ones later on Accords and Civics.

Aug 27
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The tech doesn’t matter here because the system, even if it was the absolute latest, is still a level 2 semi-autonomous system and that simply does not work well with how people actually work. Vigilance tasks like this are not compatible with the need for split-second decision making. This isn’t just me saying this; Read more

Aug 27
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You’re not going to really watch a movie in a human-driven car because you’d crash almost immediately. You HAVE to focus on the task of driving, or you go nowhere. In a car with L2 semi-autonomy, you can get so much further without paying attention, until it needs you to, then you’re very boned.

Aug 26
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Because the regulation only specified defogger/defroster, not heater.

Aug 18
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These pics are amazing! Where did you find them? Are you involved with the production?

Aug 18
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ug, this bit of revisionist history again. The Gazebo Acts were PROPOSED in 1867 but withdrawn that same year because of pressure from the Enclosed Garden Guild. Yes, this cast a pall over Gazebo politics for years but it is NOT the start of full Gazebo Protection. I just wish Gazebo History was still a priority in Read more

Aug 10
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I’d rather just start using %.

Aug 10
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I mention that the fan is for aero purposes and not this--and we cover that in other articles. I just want to know if you could move the car with the fan. I know that’s not the point!

Aug 6
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It’s L-shaped, mostly

Aug 6
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full disclosure, that gag was the ENTIRE reason I did this particular video.

Aug 6
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I’m baffled myself.

Aug 6
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the Dragon 64 is essentially a TRS-80 clone. Still, I wouldn’t mind one!

Aug 6
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That’s not a fart joke. It was referencing something else.

Aug 4
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I was trying to explain this very thing to my wife, and it all sounded sort of pervy. I also had to go to urgent care today because it got so bad--arms swollen, blistering, leaking foul ichor--so gross. I’m on steroids and antibiotics now and all bandaged up. Oof.

Aug 2
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There, I changed it, just for you.

Jul 29
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I drove manuals in hours long traffic on the 405 in LA. It’s shitty, but it’s shitty in anything. It wasn’t enough to make me want to quit the clutch.