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Cars: Use Tarps and Cooking Spray to Deal With Excess Snow

Cars: Use Tarps and Cooking Spray to Deal With Excess Snow

It’s that time of year where the holiday winter wonderland has been replaced by dreaded frozen mud, so here are some of our best tips for clearing out snow this winter.Let’s start with the snow shovel. While it does a great job scooping accumulated snow off front steps and walkways, it tends to get a…

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Cars: More examples of the Ford GT, a 647-horsepower Le Mans car for the road, are going up for auction as the carmaker’s 2-year resale ban expires

Cars: More examples of the Ford GT, a 647-horsepower Le Mans car for the road, are going up for auction as the carmaker’s 2-year resale ban expires

A 2017 Ford GT owned by Le Mans class winner Sébastien Bourdais will head across Mecum Auctions' block soon, where it's likely to sell in the seven figures.The GT is Ford's roughly $500,000 Le Mans car for the road, which comes with 647 horsepower and a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission.The listing comes two years after Bourdais…

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Cars: Wall Street is quietly retreating from its enthusiasm for Tesla’s self-driving car plans (TSLA)

Cars: Wall Street is quietly retreating from its enthusiasm for Tesla’s self-driving car plans (TSLA)

Tesla has dramatically improved its car business and last week posted an impressive, profitable quarter that beat Wall Street expectations.Tesla's business is now good.But it's an electric-car business, and the transportation-of-the-future narrative has shifted to self-driving cars.Tesla is working on an autonomous solution, but the likes of Waymo and Cruise are far ahead.Visit Business Insider's…

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Cars: Going electric is good for your love life,

Cars: Going electric is good for your love life,

This could be you. Image: Getty Images / Maskot By Sasha Lekach2020-02-11 15:20:00 UTC Love is in the air. Or maybe it's just the electric charge from that EV plugged in for the night.  Whatever it is, electric vehicles may help those on the prowl ... or at least make you look like a more…

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Cars: Police detain 185 climate protesters at Brussels car show

Cars: Police detain 185 climate protesters at Brussels car show

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Police detained 185 protesters in central Brussels on Saturday after the environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion staged demonstrations at a car show in protest at the auto industry's role in CO2 emissions that cause climate change.The protest came only days after the European Commission unveiled ideas on how to finance its flagship…

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Cars: A car dealer is selling Al Capone’s bulletproof 1928 Cadillac sedan for $1 million — see inside

Cars: A car dealer is selling Al Capone’s bulletproof 1928 Cadillac sedan for $1 million — see inside

Al Capone's former vehicle, a bulletproof 1928 Cadillac, has been listed for $1 million with Celebrity Cars.Celebrity Cars claims the Cadillac is one of the earliest bulletproof cars.Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Al Capone's former vehicle, a bulletproof 1928 Cadillac, has been listed for $1 million.Al Capone was an infamous gangster in Chicago…

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