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Sure, you’ve been told you were going to eat your words by one person or another, but how often have you been dared to eat their words? That is the basic premise behind a South African ad campaign for the 2012 Golf R by Volkswagen. Based on the old saying that a car really eats [...]

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BMW wanted to honor its hallowed brand Rolls Royce. The company decided to do so by offering the Mini Goodwood (Rolls sits on the Goodwood estate in England). They added plenty of appointments and standard features, but instead of sticker shock you will feel like you have been hit with a sticker bomb. The base [...]

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Many tags have been used to describe the Lexus RX 450h: luxurious, decently fuel efficient, well appointed, but too powerful has never been one of them. Until now, anyway. The New York Taxi and Limousine Commission, in its infinite delirium, recently banned the 450h for just that reason. The ruling only affects 6 cab companies, [...]

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The Chevrolet Cruze and the V6 version of the Camaro were already getting respectable mpg. Each is gaining slightly in the 2012 versions. Chevy has also changed a few of the features on both cars. Here are some of the changes you can find in the 2012 models. Chevrolet Cruze 1.4L engine now gets 24 [...]

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The Sorento and Sportage are the two best selling models for Kia. Each has been updated and altered for 2012 in hopes of keeping customers coming to the lot. The 2012 models should be arriving on lots soon and here are a few of the upgrades you can expect to see. Sorento Direct-injection 2.4-liter four-cylinder [...]

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