Month: April 2014

Ayrton Senna: Where the legend began

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Thirty years ago this month, a race that put the all time greatest Formula 1 drivers head-to-head was dominated by an unknown Brazilian by the name of Ayrton Senna. XCAR tells the story of how this came to be and how an infamous rivalry with Alain Prost was born.



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Barra Saluted for ‘Courage’ (4/30/14)

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Honor comes as details emerge on another safety issue; Tesla ‘gigafactory’ backup plan; Snyder: Time for sales to hit fast lane.

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BluClik remote helps keep hands on wheel, not phone

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Control your digital media in the car without fumbling with your phone thanks to iSimple’s Bluetooth remote.



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$20 off refurbished Garmin nuvi 2457LMT 4.3″ GPS w/ lifetime maps at TigerDirect

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$20 off refurbished Garmin nuvi 2457LMT 4.3″ GPS w/ lifetime maps



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11 best concept cars from the 2013-2014 auto show season (pictures)

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During this past season of international auto shows, automakers showed off their newest cars in cities from Detroit to Geneva. But we love the concept cars best, as they show what car designers could do with the regulatory and marketing gloves removed.



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Smartphones: Why low cost is high priority

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CNET’s Brian Cooley explains why the next big thing in smartphones may just be a small price.



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The Push to Drop Ignition Keys (4/29/14)

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GM recall could spell the end of 65-year-old technology; profit for VW; UAW seeks mediation; Kia, CarMax flee NBA team.

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