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The Mad Greek Makes Millions Serving Gyros in the Desert

Against all odds, 28-year old road trip icon <b>The Mad Greek</b> rakes in $4 million a year. Yes, that’s big money for any restaurant in this day and age — but it’s especially impressive for an aging diner with sky high operating costs that trades in a style of food that’s languished for years elsewhere …

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Ten electric cars we’re excited about in 2018

BMW i8 Roadster<p>Yes, it’s just a BMW i8 without a roof. And yes, it’s taken BMW an unholy amount of time to get around to it, but the i8 Roadster is …

All The Cars That Died In 2017

A lot of cars died in 2017. For some, they will be dearly missed; for others, this was probably for the best. While everyone else is making lists of …

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2018 Kia Stinger punches above its weight -- hard

As it turns out, Kia is quite serious about taking on Audi and BMW with its 365-horsepower five-door GT.<p>Every once in a while, a car company will invite automotive journalists to try out competitors' wares when introducing the media to their latest vehicle. It doesn't happen terribly often, but …

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Mercedes Will Build Electric SUVs at its Alabama Assembly Plant

The company's just invested $1 billion into electric car and battery production.<p>Mercedes-Benz has been building sport-utility vehicles—the M-class and now the GLE-class—at its plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, for 20 years. And now the company has announced a major investment in the facility aimed at …

The 46 hottest cars at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

The 2017-2018 auto-show season is kicking off in style with the Frankfurt Motor Show. Carmakers from around the world have gathered in Germany to display their latest and greatest. Some of the cars presented to the public provide a glimpse into the companies' coming product offers, while others are …

The Bentley You Need For The Zombie Apocalypse Is Finally For Sale

You sleep with your sawed-off shotgun across your lap and your fingers wrapped loosely around the handle of your machete (because remember: blades …

Jay Leno Reveals The Burt Reynolds’ Limited Edition 2017 Trans AM SE Bandit: ‘The Bandit’ Is Back

Burt Reynolds is back with a brand new Bandit. No, it’s not just the movie, even though <i>Smokey and the Bandit</i> did return to theaters this summer, …

This is BMW's all-electric Mini Cooper, production model due in 2019

BMW late last year confirmed it was working on an all-electric version of its popular Mini Cooper. At the IAA Cars 2017 trade show in Frankfurt next …

Volkswagen to Bring Back the "Magic Bus," This Time Electric-Powered

Will design longevity work for VW again?<p>Volkswagen, whose reputation is still reeling from their emissions-cheating scandal, desperately needs a hit …

The New BMW Z4 Is The Most Promising Car From BMW Since The 2 Series

After years of sitting in the shallow end of BMW’s lineup as a sort-of also-ran, the German roadster is back with the new Z4, and it’s the most …

Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Electric Bus Confirmed for U.S.—in 2022

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Ferrari Is Being Extremely Silly And Calling Its SUV An 'FUV' Instead: Report

Ferrari swore it would never build an SUV, but in the automotive market, that’s a ridiculous problem to make for itself. So Ferrari’s solution is to …

Here's every new car you can buy with a manual transmission in the U.S.

Ever wondered what the entire list of manual transmission cars available for sale in the U.S. right now looks like? Well, here it is, and there are …

Oh Boy You Can Finally Buy A Chevrolet Caprice Cop Car For Cheap

If you are a fan of GM rear-drive sedans that come from the Land Down Under but don’t quite have the cash for the Chevrolet SS, now is the time to …

I Have No Idea Why So Many People Who Buy Corvettes Never Drive Them

Cars are made to be driven. Now, if you are some ultra-rich collector and you’re going to drop a several million on a Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic to …

Volkswagen Boss Confirms I.D. Buzz for Production

The Volkswagen I.D. Buzz concept reportedly has been approved for production and will mark the return of the Microbus to Volkswagen’s lineup.<p>News of the I.D. Buzz’s green light for production comes via Volkswagen board member Herbert Diess, who spoke to the U.K. publication <i>Auto Express</i>. “Emotional …

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Toyota Ends Tesla Partnership, Working On ‘Flying Car’ With Cartivator

<b>UPDATE: 5:30 a.m. EDT —</b> Toyota confirmed it had liquidated its entire stake in Tesla, Bloomberg reported Saturday, citing a spokeswoman for the car …

Here's Why You Need To Buy A Cheap Lamborghini Murcielago Right Now

The sports-car market can be a strange place. Cars that aren’t all that special can command a crazy premium while others can be had at a relative …

The BMW 228i Is The Best Enthusiast Bimmer You Can Buy

Quick: What's the best brand new BMW a true driving enthusiast can buy right now? I know what your immediate answers are, but if you think deeply …

The Chevy Corvette Carbon 65 is a limited edition anniversary gift to the world

Only 650 Carbon 65 Edition cars will be made.<p>2018 marks 65 years since the Chevrolet Corvette was born. The first Corvette was produced on June 30, 1953 at the Flint factory in Michigan, and all of the 300 Corvettes built in 1953 were white with a red upholstery. To commemorate the anniversary, …

10 Dream Cars of the '90s That Are Now Affordable

Get these before their prices climb.

Watch This Moving Car Get Struck By Lightning As A Reminder Not To Piss Off Any Gods

If you’ve never seen a car struck by lightning before, let this video from Morocco be the one to send you into a YouTube binge. It looks like the car …

The car that saved Porsche isn't perfect, but it's close

The Porsche Boxster is one of the most successful and controversial sports cars to hit the market recently.<p>Upon its debut in 1996, many Porsche purists saw its water-cooled engine and mid-engine layout as an affront to brand's iconic rear-engine, then-air-cooled 911 flagship.<p>At the same time, the …

Fortress of Supertude: The Most Insane Supercars at the 2017 Geneva Auto Show

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Classic Car Face Off: BMW 3.0 CS Coupe vs Mercedes-Benz 280SL Pagoda

We recently just did a photo comparison between the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio and BMW 6 Series Convertible, as the former is all-new. During …

Tesla will launch its Model 3 later this year — but I'm still crazy about the company's first car

You never forget your first Tesla.<p>In 2010, right after the company had survived a near-death experience, I was offered the chance to sample what was then the carmaker's only vehicle: the original Roadster.<p>It's hard to overestimate the importance of this car, which sold for over $100,000, turned in …

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Lost ‘Bullitt’ Ford Mustang allegedly found in Mexico

One of the most legendary cars in Hollywood history may have been found after nearly 50 years.<p>The 1968 classic “Bullitt” had two stars in it: Steve …

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