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2014 Buick LaCrosse

Embossing the LaCrosse with a little more gloss.<p>There must be a special place in heaven for writers who create press releases for "new" cars that aren't really, well, new. It can't be easy. Take the "new" 2014 Buick LaCrosse, which is being debuted at this year's New York auto show. We see a fair …

2014 Buick Regal / Regal GS

A cleaner interior and a weaker GS mark this mid-cycle update.<p>As the handsome, Opel-sourced Regal has come to the fore of Buick’s renaissance, we wonder how apt its name is anymore. Is today’s Regal really “resembling, or fit for a monarch, especially in being magnificent”? Well, probably not. But …

2014 Honda Odyssey

It now has an onboard vacuum. Seriously.<p>In retrospect, it was crystal clear. When Honda released an image of the Odyssey Logo created entirely from Cheerios to tease the debut of this refreshed 2014 model, every single family man in the office should have made the obvious connection. Curiously, it …

Volkswagen Details U.S.-Spec 2015 Golf and GTI Powertrains

When Volkswagen debuted the seventh-generation, 2015 Golf at the last year’s Paris auto show and the 2015 GTI at the Geneva show earlier this year, the automaker tantalizingly revealed nearly everything about both rides. That is, everything except final engine options for the U.S. market. Oh sure, …

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How to Make Hot Sauce

Community Tested<p>So you love a killer hot sauce? Making a simple one from scratch lets you create just the right amount of heat. Choosing the right …

Robot Meets 3D Printer: The DeltaMaker, a recent success on Kickstarter, is an elegant 3D Printer built on a delta robot platform. http://blog.makezine.com/2013/03/21/the-deltamaker-robot-meets-3d-printer/

How to Build a Hexagon Picnic Table

1<p><b>Gather the required materials (see, Things You'll Need, below).</b> You want to buy good quality materials with minimal knots, splits, or warping. …

How to Create Coconut Ginger Hand Scrub

Whether you're looking for a great way to slough off dead skin cells or you need a gift for a friend with a personal touch, creating your own coconut …

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Why Pallets Are Great for DIYing (When You Pick Out the Right Ones)

We've seen countless upcycled and hacked together projects with wood shipping pallets over the years, and more often than not they're ugly, but …