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One-In-Four Cars Sold At CarMax Locations Had Open Safety Recalls

More than 25 percent of used vehicles sold at eight CarMax locations across the U.S. contained safety defects that weren’t repaired, despite being under recall, according to a review by car safety advocates. Some of the cars included unrepaired Takata airbags, which have been linked to numerous deaths.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Trump Finally Grants Shipping Waiver For Puerto Rico

After the administration originally denied a request to waive the Jones Act for Puerto Rico to make the shipment of food, fuel and other hurricane-relief cargo easier following devastation from Hurricane Maria, CNBC reports that the President Trump has now waived the act’s shipping restrictions for the area.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Awful Homeowners’ Association Hassles Man’s Street Legal Upside-Down Camaro

We can’t say we’re big fans of homeowners’ associations around here, as they tend to be garbage busybodies who insert their nose into your project car. One even recently decided to hassle one of the most infamous builds in 24 Hours of Lemons history—the running, street-legal Upside-Down Camaro. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Forza Motorsport 7 Is Dazzling, Unpredictable And Will Make You Want To Drive All 700 Cars

I just couldn’t do it. I couldn’t catch Forza Motorsport 7’s simulated driver. He threw his Porsche 918 Spyder around the corners so well, his lines so perfect, that I just could not close the gap between us. But then, it started to rain.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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FoodSavers Pay For Themselves, and Here’s a Rare Chance to Get One For Less Than $50

We’ve all had to throw away leftovers or cuts of meat and cheese that spent a little too much time in the fridge or freezer, but vacuum sealing your foods can keep them safe from freezer burn pretty much indefinitely, and dramatically extend their shelf life everywhere else.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Doctors Who Ran Illegal ‘Pill Mill’ Had A Hell Of A Car Collection And Now It’s Up For Auction

I’m not sure how well you follow medical and pharmaceutical-related crime news, but it seems two doctors from Mobile, Alabama, Xiulu Ruan and John Patrick Couch were convicted earlier this year of illegally prescribing narcotics and other drugs—you know, running a pill mill. Both doctors had impressive car…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Doctors Who Ran Illegal ‘Pill Mill’ Had A Hell Of A Car Collection And Now It’s Up For Auction

I’m not sure how well you follow medical and pharmaceutical-related crime news, but it seems two doctors from Mobile, Alabama, Xiulu Ruan and John Patrick Couch were convicted earlier this year of illegally prescribing narcotics and other drugs—you know, running a pill mill. Both doctors had impressive car…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Racing Legend Allan McNish Will Lead Audi’s Formula E Team

One of the most recognizable and widely adored faces of Audi’s world-beating Le Mans prototype program will now head up their Formula E team. Audi unveiled their first full-factory Formula E car today and announced that Allan McNish would be the Team Principal for the newly rechristened Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The Most Ticketed Car Show In America May Be ‘Canceled’ But We’re Here Anyway

The most ticketed car show in America, also known as H2Oi, is officially canceled. Done. Finito. But that doesn’t matter. We’re in Ocean City, Maryland, with the crew of Car vs. America, and it’s absolutely crawling with stanced cars. (And blog editors-turned-television-presenters.)Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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