JR Motorsports Finds a New Sponsor in Tire Pros

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No. 8 Tire Pros Chevrolet/Image Credit: JR Motorsports By: Kasey McNerney The NASCAR Xfinity Series has a new sponsor hitting the track. Tire Pros, the largest franchise network of independent tire dealers in the country, has announced a partnership with championship-winning team JR Motorsports and its No. 8 Chevrolet. A subsidiary of American Tire Distributors, […]

Celebrating Trailblazing Women in Automotive – Part Two

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By: Annie Boss Women’s History Month is coming to a close, and we’d like to finish on a high note with Part Two of our Trailblazing Women in Automotive Series. We’re here to honor some of the important and impactful contributions made by women in the automotive industry. Emily Post While Emily Post may be more famous for her numerous writings on etiquette (get your elbows off the table!), […]

The 2021 Hyundai Tiger Mobility Vehicle

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Hyundai TIGER X-1 UMV Is the Ultimate Walking, Wheeled Delivery Drone Hyundai made waves in 2019 with its CES showing of the Elevate concept—an “Ultimate Mobility Vehicle” that featured motorized wheels attached to five-jointed “legs” that enabled it to walk and climb, as well as drive. The best-known walking vehicles in our collective consciousness are those […]

Oil-Burning, Not-Diesel Toyota Hilux

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This Toyota has a Chevy small-block that gets 9 miles to the quart. The diesel-powered Toyota Hilux is one of the most indestructible vehicles on the planet. This 1974 Hilux that David Newbern is loaning to Mike Finnegan and David Freiburger is not. But the Roadkill crew was invited to participate in Cleetus McFarland’s 2.4 Hours of […]

Business in the Front, Party in the Back: Your Guide to the Australian Ute

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Here in the US, we have a love/hate relationship with car/truck hybrids. We’ve produced two — the Chevrolet El Camino (and its twin, the GMC Sprint) and the Ford Ranchero — and they have both rabid fans. In Australia, though, car/truck hybrids know as “utes” are popular alternatives to the compact pickups from Toyota, Nissan, […]