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  1. Road & Track: "Subaru EyeSight System with TSA Option – 2012 New York Auto Show"

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    Road & Track: "Subaru EyeSight System with TSA Option – 2012 New York Auto Show" Wow, these companies really profit from insecurity. Since we are already tracked via smart phones, I'm betting the images are then transmitted "somewhere else" without the owner's knowledge.
  2. "Driving green means not changing your oil until you need to"

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    Some of you may have already seen this today on Yahoo: "Driving green means not changing your oil until you need to". California can never be green enough. And one of the "commenters" got it right: this probably would lead to service stations charging more.
  3. 2013 Dodge Dart

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    Some of you may have already seen this in the news: Dodge is bringing back the Dart. For those who've owned the original, does this modern interpretation seem worthy of the name? "2013 Dodge Dart aims for center of compact sedan segment" "Comparing the Compacts: How Will 2013 Dodge Dart...
  4. "2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Debuts In L.A. With 650-HP"

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    I'm not a Ford guy by any means , but this deserves a big loud "Daaaaaaaaayumn!" :thumbup: "2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Debuts In L.A. With 650-HP"
  5. Hybrid Performance: Toyota's Latest Camry Hybrid

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    I was reading Motor Trend's "First Test: 2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE", and they say: "Going from 0-60 mph takes 7.2 seconds, a half-second quicker than the 2007 model. The quarter mile is completed faster (15.5 seconds at 91.5 mph versus 15.9 at 89.1)..." I say, performance-wise, that's not...
  6. Ford EcoBoost 3 Cylinder

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    The Busted Knuckle Garage posted on their Facebook page today about Ford's new 1.0 liter, 3 cylinder Ecoboost engine making about 120 hp and 125 lb/ft torque. I went ahead and looked it up and it is slated to start showing up in production cars as of April 2012 in Europe, making its way...
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