Recent content by Arctor

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    Vauxhall-Opel / Peugeot-Citroen merger?

    This isn't necessarily true. At least locally we've seen a huge increase in the sale of smaller cars.
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    "What Did You Listen To While You Were Driving" Thread.

    I listen to just about everything but this thread needs more QotSA.
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    Lit C-1: An electric, "untippable", enclosed motorcycle

    Great idea, but just too expensive for what it is.
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    VW Golf Mk VII - Details emerge

    The new Mazda6 is set to weigh around 2950lbs, which is also quite remarkable. Seems at least some companies are starting to get it.
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    EU: Cars have to have auto braking systems

    Ugh. Why are we going through all this trouble when we can just educate the drivers better and driving will be safer in general, then we can make the cars lighter again with reduced safety technology and make them more efficient?
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    Officially Official: Porsche releases 918 hybrid details, priced from $845,000!

    If you want to know how it sounds:
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    News: 2014 Mazda6 to Debut in Moscow

    Mazda is seriously moving in the right direction with design. Kind of excited to see the new Miata.
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    The F-type thread

    That's actually a C-X16 concept with a convertible top photoshopped on, not your typical mashup render.
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    2012 Formula 1 Santander British Grand Prix

    I can't wait for Lotus to get a decent qualifying lap/pit crew so they can start winning some races. With Grosjean and Raikkonen showing that their pace is at or near the top nearly every race, they need to just get out front so they can do something with it. The really remarkable thing is just...
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    Side mirror that eliminates 'blind spot' receives US patent

    I have my mirrors set up so that my doors are just out of view, and with slight head movement provide vision to either side fairly easily. Especially in the Miata I need to have them close in so I can see behind me if the rear window starts fogging up.
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    Diablo III

    Just finished, completely satisfied with normal mode (as monk). Nightmare is proving to be a good challenge already which is nice. Now time to play back through on nightmare and also as a wizard.
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    Autoblog: Next Ford Mustang going global

    I don't know why so many people want the Capri back, it was killed off because it wasn't practical or economical enough compared with the hot hatches of the day and I think that trend will only continue if they made a new model.
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    Britain's most vandalised vehicle is...

    How can Porsche have a brand rating of 3.46% while they don't have a single model in the top 10?
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    [18x05] February 26th, 2012

    This feels like a proper episode of Top Gear. Not perfect but hits a lot of the right buttons. 8/10