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Disney Sued for Not Building Flying “Star Wars” Car

Disney Sued for Not Building Flying “Star Wars” Car

The Star Wars films give us an exciting glimpse into the future of technology, but does that mean its owners are responsible for bringing about that technology? That’s what one Delaware man claimed in a lawsuit filed against the Walt Disney Company, which was ruled upon Wednesday. The allegation was that Disney (who now owns […]

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No Funny Stuff: Mustang Funny Car Driver Bob Tasca Breaks Sound Barrier

No Funny Stuff: Mustang Funny Car Driver Bob Tasca Breaks Sound Barrier

NHRA team owner and Motorcraft/Quick Lane Mustang Funny Car driver Bob Tasca III has a need. A need for speed. That love for going super fast super quickly extends even beyond piloting a Ford Mustang Funny Car 330 mph — recently, he broke the sound barrier at the helm of an F-15 Eagle, which achieves […]

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Massachusetts Owl Survives Getting Hit by a Car

Massachusetts Owl Survives Getting Hit by a Car

Some birds are angry, while others are just lucky. The owl who made headlines earlier this week falls into the second category.  Change It Up: The importance of oil changes The story It all started on Monday when a driver was traveling down Interstate 495 in Franklin, Massachusetts. Suddenly, the vehicle collided with an owl, […]

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Car Accident Risk Increases with Pregnancy

Car Accident Risk Increases with Pregnancy

Pregnant people often wonder about the risks of flying, but it turns out driving is also a cause of concern while pregnant. A study published in the “Canadian Medical Association Journal” back in 2014 found that driving could be riskier during pregnancy. Built-In Safety Features: 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander The results of the study and how […]

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Renting an Accessible Car If You Have a Disability: What You Need to Know

Renting an Accessible Car If You Have a Disability: What You Need to Know

Tips for temporarily borrowing a wheelchair van when travelling

You can’t bring your own accessible vehicle everywhere you go. When you fly somewhere and need mobility solutions, you can’t hop into just any car you’re given. If you need certain accommodations in the vehicles you drive, renting any regular car, SUV, or van won’t do. Here’s how you can go about renting an accessible […]

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F1 Power Tracks No Longer Scare Honda

F1 Power Tracks No Longer Scare Honda

Red Bull-Honda’s Max Verstappen believes the team no longer needs to fear the Formula One tracks that had once been “quite painful” for it in the past. Since the start of the hybrid power unit era, Red Bull had depended on specific circuit characteristics to help it compete for wins. Its chances to win went […]

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4 Toe-Tapping Musicals for Car-Lovers

4 Toe-Tapping Musicals for Car-Lovers

Of all the types of entertainment that car culture has pervaded — from rap music to action-packed movies to children’s shows — it’s had very little crossover onto the live stage. Theatrical productions have very rarely involved or focused on automobiles, probably because they’re so hard to get up on stage and integrate into the […]

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NC RV Dealership in Trouble for Flying Huge American Flag Near Highway

NC RV Dealership in Trouble for Flying Huge American Flag Near Highway

Battle continues to rage on since 2015

A Camping World RV dealership continues to take heat from the Statesville city government over flying a huge American flag too close to I-77. Statesville, North Carolina, initially took issue with the dealership over its flag’s size back in 2015, but the company’s president and CEO, Marcus Lemonis, insists that it will not be coming […]

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Gold Star Flying: Real ID Driver’s License Needed

Gold Star Flying: Real ID Driver’s License Needed

You Get a Gold Star, You Get a Gold Star, Everybody Gets a Gold Star

If your 2020 vision involves flying to an undisclosed location, TSA checkpoints are going to need to see some Real ID, which affects your driver’s license. Back in 2005, Congress passed the REAL ID Act as federal law in response to 9/11. This legislation requires certain stipulations for ID cards — like driver’s licenses —to enter federal […]

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How to Protect Your Car’s Paint Job

How to Protect Your Car’s Paint Job

Whether you’re looking to keep your daily driver looking spiffy or you want to preserve your dream machine, it’s likely you’ll need to know how to maintain your car’s paint job. And it’s not just about vanity — a well-manicured finish helps bolster your car’s resale value. So here’s a look at five ways to […]

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Choosing a Car or Automotive Franchise

Choosing a Car or Automotive Franchise

You might be a car salesman looking to branch out on your own, or a small-business owner wanting to enter a new market. Whatever your situation, it’s worth looking into a car or automotive franchise if you’re considering franchise opportunities. Auto parts franchises and car dealership franchises are some of the most popular types of […]

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Lurking Turkey Pecks Cars in Missouri Neighborhood

Lurking Turkey Pecks Cars in Missouri Neighborhood

Some birds can wreak havoc on vehicles by flying into them. Others prefer to reside among humans and hang out around cars. A turkey in one Springfield, Missouri, neighborhood falls into the second category. Meet Richard Resident Morgan Kyle said that the bird first arrived last summer near South Harvard Avenue, by her home. She claimed […]

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5 of the Latest New Car Features

5 of the Latest New Car Features

Flying cars aren’t a thing yet, but that doesn’t mean today’s cars don’t have pretty cool advanced technology features that make driving an unforgettable experience. Typically, the latest advancements are found in higher-end cars, but even mainstream models have developed significantly. Whether you’re looking for an F-150 for sale or a sedan or crossover, you’re […]

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3 Iconic Cars From Classic Television: Which Do You Remember?

3 Iconic Cars From Classic Television: Which Do You Remember?

Thanks to today’s streaming services, you can tune in to a huge variety of classic television shows that you remember fondly from your youth, no matter which era you grew up in. From Netflix to Hulu to Comcast TV, you can revisit your favorites and all the characters you loved. Some shows featured classic vehicles […]

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Bummer: Charlotte Restaurant Survives another Car Crash

Bummer: Charlotte Restaurant Survives another Car Crash

Welcome to Charlotte, NC, where people drive like bulls in a china shop. Ok, maybe just the southeastern part, as I am sure this local cafe would agree. Learn Why: Charlotte is one of the best places to live in North Carolina The good news is that this Charlotte restaurant survives another car crash, and no […]

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What Is a Car Bra, and Why Do People Cover Car Bumpers?

What Is a Car Bra, and Why Do People Cover Car Bumpers?

Have you ever seen a beautiful, athletic-looking sports car travelling down the road … only to be baffled to see its dazzling fascia masked by a bumper cover? These unsightly black vinyl coverings — known as a front-end bra or car bra — obscure the glamorous automotive shape underneath. It makes you wonder why an […]

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3 Weird Roadside Attractions in South Carolina

3 Weird Roadside Attractions in South Carolina

The Palmetto State is home to many notable people and locations known nationwide. However, not many are aware of some incredibly unique spots that can be found along its roadways.

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Drunk Birds in Minnesota Wreaking Havoc on Cars

Drunk Birds in Minnesota Wreaking Havoc on Cars

Just one hour north of Iron Range, the town of Gilbert has experienced an epidemic (or rather, birdemic?) of drunk birds. Residents claim that they’ve been seeing birds flying into cars. The reason for this avian intoxication seems to be an early frost in northern Minnesota. Birds like waxwings and robins usually feed on crabapples during […]