How Do You Get To Work? In A Major City, You Probably Drive Alone For 25.8 Minutes

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Centuries from now, our descendants may look back in wonder and amusement at the automobile. (Assuming humanity hasn’t destroyed itself, of course.) Cultural anthropologists will give tours of history museums, announcing with dramatic flair, “Back then,

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Oregon’s OReGO Program Gives Drivers An Option: Pay Gas Tax Or Pay By The Mile

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Our roads are in terrible shape, and we are largely to blame.

Things wouldn’t be so bad if our elected officials had occasionally increased the federal gas tax, which funds road repair and construction at the national, state, and local levels. Unfortunately,

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LoJack Releases Sixth Annual Vehicle Theft Recovery Report

LoJack Corporation announced yesterday that law enforcement officials recovered more than $83.5 million in stolen vehicles equipped with the LoJack Stolen Vehicle Recovery System in 2014.* Released today, LoJack’s sixth annual Vehicle Theft Recovery Report**, infographic (click to download) and slideshow (click to download) reviews auto theft trends over the past year based on vehicles equipped with the LoJack® Stolen Vehicle Recovery System, according to a press statement.

Highlights detailed in the LoJack’s sixth annual Vehicle Theft Recovery Report include:

  • The Honda Civic ranked as the most stolen and recovered vehicle equipped with a LoJack® System
  • The average value of vehicles recovered by law enforcement is more than $10,000
  • For the sixth consecutive year, California, Texas and Florida continue to top the list as the top three states respectively with the most LoJack system-equipped stolen and recovered vehicles
  • Oregon, Washington D.C., Maryland, South Carolina and Oklahoma, all new to the 2014 report,

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Are Xxr 521 Rims Worth Their Weight In Gold? | Taking A Look At

Are you looking out for some good wheels and tires for your vehicle? Well if this is the case then here are certain important points that you will have to look out for. These points will help you get the best wheels for your vehicle.

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The BMW 8 series is one of the cars that should have been a hit but wasn’t. It was far too expensive and Mercedes-Benz was doing better for less money at the time. It looked good though and the handling was extremely brilliant for a large car. It had big wheels and tires and race spec suspension but somehow, it did not sell well. BMW had a 10 year run from 1989-1999.

They are no stranger to the aftermarket wheel industry. Having many of the hottest style you’ve been looking for your car, truck or sport utility vehicle. Whether its

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2015 Cadillac Escalade Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

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With more refinement, higher-tech and a more comfortable cabin, the 2015 Cadillac Escalade takes both the Cadillac brand and the Escalade nameplate into new territory. Embodying the spirit of tasteful excess, the Escalade is unique in the marketplace for its capabilities.

This is, of course, a great thing. Some other luxury utes have faded into the woodwork, and others aren’t quite up to the most extreme tasks. GM makes the Escalade precisely for the folks who want everything of everything. They tow, they trailer, they tailgate, and they do not go quietly.

Those drivers will find the Escalade to be more of everything this year. It is the Cadillac of GM SUVs, and that is no small thing. It’s quieter, it’s smoother, it’s more attractive, and it’s more fully equipped, just like GM’s other upgraded SUVs and the pickup trucks that spawned

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