Even In The Snow, The Answer Is Always Mazda Miata: Video

Even In The Snow, The Answer Is Always Mazda Miata: Video

I hear it all the time: “I put my sports car away for the winter. It doesn’t do winter. It can’t. It’s rear-wheel drive.” I’ve even heard this from Mazda Miata drivers. To every one of them I say this: You’re wrong. Full disclosure: Mazda flew me out to beautiful Crested Butte, Colorado, put me up in a fancy ski resort, fed me, took me up a ski… High Gear Media Network Feed

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NHTSA Says Google Can Test Cars Without Drivers Or Even Steering Wheels

NHTSA Says Google Can Test Cars Without Drivers Or Even Steering Wheels

In a letter posted on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website this week, NHTSA told Google it can test autonomous cars without drivers, steering wheels, brake pedals, or throttle pedals. The move fits with the promise the Department of Transportation’s made in January to remove obstacles to the development of autonomous… High Gear Media Network Feed

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2016 Toyota Prius: Lower Price, Higher MPG Adds Up To Even Better Value

2016 Toyota Prius: Lower Price, Higher MPG Adds Up To Even Better Value

The entire 2016 Toyota Prius Liftback lineup has been priced. Well, almost all of it has—because we’re still waiting for details and all the pertinent numbers on the reformulated Prius Plug-In that’s expected in the next year. The Prius family has, for years, included some of the highest achievers of the EPA fuel economy ratings… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Big-Block Smart Returns With Even More Power: Video

Big-Block Smart Returns With Even More Power: Video

It’s called the “Nu Big Thing.” You’ve seen it grace these pages before, and each time we’re amazed at just what it and the team behind it are doing. The car is a Smart car thing that’s been modified with a new engine. This new powerplant is a litter more motivated to move the Smart forward. Gone is the inline three-cylinder engine, and it’s been… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Ferrari Lightweight Tech Even Encompasses Seat Trim

Ferrari Lightweight Tech Even Encompasses Seat Trim

Like most other automakers in this expensive space, Ferrari offers up a more bespoke automobile for its more discerning clientele. The program is called Tailor Made, and its latest creation made its debut during the recent 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed. The creation is this Bianco Italia and Blu Hellen California T. The idea behind the Tailor… High Gear Media Network Feed

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New ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Trailer Reveals Even More Vehicular Mayhem: Video

New ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Trailer Reveals Even More Vehicular Mayhem: Video

Max Rockatansky is back, only this time he’s played by Tom Hardy instead of Mel Gibson, and it’s not gasoline that’s scarce in his world but water. We are, of course, talking about the fourth installment of the Mad Max franchise, Mad Max: Fury Road, which hits theaters on May 15 and has been directed by the franchise’s… High Gear Media Network Feed

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