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Enjoying Your Shiny New SUV? (My Junk Heap Will Bury It)

Peter Mandel | Posted 09.08.2014 | Fifty
Peter Mandel

Everyone nowadays seems to enjoy new-car interior air. But give me a whiff, any time, that brings back memories of adventures and interesting trips over a bunch of years. Here's a look at a few automobiles that I'd pick in a second over a Lexus, that I would drive again with pride -- if only they were still here.

Teens Try To Steal Elderly Woman's Car But Can't Drive A Stick

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.25.2014 | Weird News

Three teens tried to steal an elderly Seattle woman’s car at gunpoint on Saturday but realized too late that none of them knew how to operate the ca...

Car Thieves Caught Because They Can't Drive Stick

Colorado Springs Gazette | JAKOB RODGERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A couple of teenagers learned just how difficult it can be to operate a stick-shift transmission Saturday morning....

So You Want to Save the Planet? Drive Stick

Matthew DeBord | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Matthew DeBord

You can still achieve some sustainable progress by buying a car that runs on gas, but that manages relatively high mileage. And you can max out your mileage by going for a stick shift.

Los Angeles Auto Show -- Clean Diesels Clean Up

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

At this year's Los Angeles Auto Show, the 205-mile per hour, $100,000, 2009 Corvette ZR1 is relegated to the very rear of the Chevrolet exhibit, like the "adults only" section in video stores.