Ford F-150, Chevrolet Corvette Tie For "Most American-Made" Vehicle


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When buying a new car, we know that many shoppers want an "American" vehicle. (Though for others, it's not such a big deal.)  The problem is, we live in an era of international corporations, meaning that parts and production for a single vehicle can be spread around the globe. As a result, it can be very hard to s...Read more

Honda Takes A Less-Graphic Approach In New Anti-Texting Ad: Is This More Effective?


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Last week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration published a heart-stopping PSA for Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Now, Honda has posted one of its own -- one that takes a considerably less graphic approach. Is one more effective than the other? As you'll see from the clip embedded above, Honda opted ...Read more

Hungry For Apple CarPlay But Don't Want To Buy A New Car? Pioneer Has Aftermarket Options


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Apple fans have a reputation for doing crazy things to get their hands on the latest products from Cupertino. So far, this year's most anticipated offering is Apple's in-dash CarPlay system, which gives drivers easy access to music, messages, and more without having to fumble with their iPhone. ALSO SEE: Honda Takes A ...Read more

Now In The Netherlands: A Smart Highway That Glows In The Dark


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Europe has brought us many things: liposuction. Cursive. Velcro. The continent's latest innovation is somewhat subtler: a short stretch of glow-in-the-dark highway in the Netherlands.  According to Ars Technica, a 500-meter length of road near the city of Oss has been painted with photoluminescent paint. That pain...Read more

Study: Long Commutes Are Just As Stressful As Low Pay


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Decades ago, cruise ship company Cunard began advertising with a now-famous tag line: "Getting there is half the fun". It was catchy, but also grimly ironic, since Cunard was part of the same corporate cluster that ran the Titanic and the Lusitania. Few would claim that getting "there" is fun anymore -- least of a...Read more