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Butter Fried Chicken

This butter fried chicken recipe is in my head more often than not. That's saying something. It's one of our monthly meals at the Zimmern house, and …

GM’s plan to turn the car into a smartphone on wheels

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: Kevin Fitchard<p>At CES in January both Ford(s f) and General Motors(s gm) unveiled their connected car open development …

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

Two-headed turtle hatches in San Antonio

A two-headed turtle born last month at San Antonio zoo has become so popular that it has its own Facebook page.<p>Zoo officials say the animal, named …

What Are Some Good Tactics To Use To Lower The Price Of A Car While Negotiating With A Car Sales Person?

<i>Answer by Jason Lancaster, President of Spork Marketing,</i><p>My short list of negotiating tactics:<p><b>1. Don’t negotiate.</b> Tell the salesperson and sales manager that you’ll sign the paperwork the minute they hit your target figure. Politely decline any counter-offers, give them your phone number, and leave. …

2014 Roush Stage 3 Mustang

Up until now, it's been some years since I managed to get behind the wheel of the hot Mustangs tuned by the folks at Roush Performance. My memories of those vehicles are fond, as the Roush up-fits usually make for better-driving examples of the iconic Ford pony, with better-tuned suspensions, …

Code Monkeys—Not Grease Monkeys—are the Future of Car Modification

By creating a shift knob that vibrates when it's time to change up, Ford's Zac Nelson represents the next set of automotive tinkerers.<p><b>The phrase "car modification" bring to mind</b> images of grease-stained burly persons clad in oil-spotted coveralls, toiling away at the aluminum and steel heart of …

CES

Callaway to Build Chevy's C7 Corvette GT3 Racers

The competition arm of Callaway Cars, perhaps most famous for creating outrageous Corvette spin-offs—its Aerowagon conversion kit is our current favorite—has announced that it once again will be producing the FIA GT3 race version of Chevrolet’s sports car. This time, of course, the racing model …

Sports Cars

2015 CLS will be first US Mercedes to get 9-speed

Earlier this week, we heard that Mercedes-Benz will be introducing its nine-speed automatic transmission in Europe, but while this 9G-Tronic will first launch over there in the E-Class, we'll get our first crack at this gearbox in the 2015 CLS-Class. According to <i>Edmunds</i>, the nine-speed CLS will go …

"Master Piece" RWB Porsche 911

Ferrari 458 with $1M wheels still hasn't found a buyer [w/video]

Rule number one of modifying a car: When it comes time to sell, people want to pay for the car, and could care less how much you spent in the aftermarket. This is a lesson that the guys at Latitude Wheels in Miami are currently learning.<p>The wheel company's "flagship show car," a 2011 Ferrari 458 …