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Dear Car Talk | Dec 11, 2019

There are several wrenching decisions to make

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A Robot Arm chooses candy at the 2019 Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal
Dec 06, 2019

Cool Car Tech at Web Summit 2019

Jim Motavalli

Innovations at the cutting edge of electrification and autonomy were on display at the Web Summit in Portugal, Europe's brash response to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

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Jokes about jobs
Dec 06, 2019

Bad Jokes: Career Day?

Staff Blog

Bad jokes about worse jobs.

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Electric Nissan Leaf Plus
Dec 05, 2019

Shooting Sparks: The Electric Leaf Plus and Kia Niro Head to Head

Jim Motavalli

Battery cars are getting serious, offering more than 200 miles of range and decent performance. Prices are still too high, and charging takes too long, but we're making progress.

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Getting Grilled on the Latest in Car Safety
Dec 05, 2019

Getting Grilled on the Latest in Car Safety

Dear Car Talk

So what are those odd doo-dads on new car grills?

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Don't Expect Great Gas Mileage from a Truck
Dec 03, 2019

Don't Expect Great Gas Mileage from a Truck

Dear Car Talk

It won 't be a gas-sipper, but these tips might help

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Happy Thanksgiving from Car Talk
Nov 28, 2019

A Real Turkey of a Joke

Staff Blog

Did you hear the one about the turkey farmer? A terrible joke for Thanksgiving.

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Black Friday Jokes
Nov 26, 2019

Lame Joke: Black Friday Edition

Staff Blog

Black Friday Jokes, each one more cringeworthy than the last!

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Even Honda Parts Start to Fail after 17 Years
Nov 26, 2019

Even Honda Parts Start to Fail after 17 Years

Dear Car Talk

This old window regulator earned its retirement

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