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    Infographic: Ford 6.8L V10 to tow world's largest float

    The Rose Bowl – The Grandaddy Of Them All, as they say – is one of the most storied bowl games in college football, and the pre-game parade is a big part of the pageantry of the event. Last year, Natural Balance broke the record for the world's largest float with an 84,300-pound ...

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    New art reimagines U.S. road network system as a subway map

    As a graphic designer for nearly 20 years, Cameron Booth credits his deep and abiding love for transit maps to his dad's obsession with trains. The Australian-born, Portland, Oregon-based artist has adapted the infographic aesthetic of subway maps to America's road networks, creating some ...

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    Infographic: KBB looks at 2011 in the rearview mirror

    Boy, that 2011 was a doozy, no? Earthquakes, tsunamis and floods; Arab Spring uprisings; Occupy protests, or as the highly respected yet entirely fictional Dr. Peter Venkman once said, "Human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together... mass hysteria!" This year has indeed been one to remember ...

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    Infographic: The ins and outs of owning a tank

    Tanks are a unique form of wheeled transportation. Performance is measured not in terms of speed or quickness, but how much destruction a tank can dish out and absorb in return. Tanks played a huge role in the first and second World Wars, but in our modern age of unmanned drone warfare and ...

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    Infographic: Car thievery gets broken down

    The Highway Loss Data Institute has rolled out its latest figures on vehicle theft, and the crew from CarBuzz have taken the time to compile a list of the 10 models most and least likely to be stolen based on the number of claims per 1,000 vehicles. It should come as no surprise to hear that the ...

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    Infographic crunches the staggering numbers of Formula 1 racing

    Did you know that just the steering wheel in a modern F1 racer costs about as much as your car? That a driver will lose about four and a half pounds over the course of a grand prix? Or that an F1 car gets about 3.1 miles to the gallon? The numbers in Formula 1 racing are absolutely staggering, ...

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    Infographic: NHTSA helps you crack down on auto theft

    What a terrible feeling. You walk outside, ready to head out to work or maybe to a friend's house, and your vehicle is gone. Auto theft is a $6.4-billion-per-year problem. In fact, The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration built a handy infographic to illustrate just how big of a problem ...

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    Infographic: Why is your car insurance so high?

    Car insurance rates are determined with a host of factors in mind. Objective items like a motorist's age and driving record are the most-weighted factors insurers consider, but those items among a couple of dozens of things used to figure out what your premiums will be. Included in the ...

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    Every single car at the Geneva Motor Show, in one image

    We wrote about a ton of new vehicles at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show; 76 of them to be exact. Were we able to get to all of them? No... and apparently we weren't even close. The folks at CarBuzz in the UK put together an image that shows us just how far off we were. If you click the image above, ...

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    The Science Behind Traffic Jams

    The Science of Traffic Jams – Click above to view infographic
    Nothing will ruin a pleasant drive quicker than the sight brake lights coming towards you on the highway. Miles ahead, someone or something has spooked the bejeezus out of traffic and now you're about to pay for it with your ...

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    Transformers infographic lists cartoon's every character

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    Lamborghini Countaches, a Ferrari Testarossa, Pontiac's Fiero and Trans Am in multiple shapes and sizes, more Jeep Wranglers than you can shake a stick at and even a Lancia Stratos. No, we're not talking about the posters plastered on the ...

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    Infographic: The Unstealable Car

    What a theft-proof car requires – Click above to view the image after the jump
    According to, one million vehicles (worth a total of $7.5 billion) were stolen in the United States last year. If you don't want to join a top ten list of vehicles dominated by Honda and Toyota, ...

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    California leads the nation in Tweets about speeding tickets

    Top speeding ticket Tweets: Top States – click above for the complete infographic
    Getting a speeding ticket is like slamming your hand in the car door, breaking your hand and then paying the hospital bill – only worse. Mostly because after the pain of paying the ticket goes away, ...

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    Engine power has increased 112% since 1980... and other fun facts about the Horsepower Wars

    The Horsepower Wars – Click above to view infographic
    var digg_url = ''; In this day and age, even the average sedan is packing some serious heat under the hood. It didn't use to be like this and there was a ...

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    A Prius costs $846/year to fuel... and other fun facts about car costs

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    The average retail price of a vehicle in the U.S. keeps going up and up. But it's the cost of driving a car, not the cost of the car itself, that most people forget to factor in when considering which set of wheels to buy. Follow the jump for our ...

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    Car accidents claim a life every 15 minutes... and other sobering car crash stats

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    Car accidents are the cost of doing business for a society that can't live without its automobiles. Ever since some not so subtle prodding back in the '60s (Thanks Mr. Nader!), automakers have continued to improve the car's ability to not only ...

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    Infographic: One car stolen every 33 seconds... and other fun grand theft auto facts

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    For as many people out there who own a car, there is seemingly an equally large group of people who want to steal them. The funny thing is that car thieves rarely pull a Gone in 60 Seconds and steal expensive, rare autos. Year after year some aging model year of ...

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    390 million vehicles recalled since 1966... and other fun recall facts

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    var digg_url = ''; Ever since Toyota issued the largest recall in U.S. history late last year for faulty floor mats and subsequently found itself under the gun for more ...

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    Speeding Tickets: 65 issued per minute and other fun facts

    It's every driver's nightmare: flashing blue and red lights in your rearview mirror. Speeding tickets can strike a blow to anyone's day. While you pull away from the officer with your ticket in hand, you wonder, "Is going 10 or 15 miles per hour over the speed limit that big a deal?" or "How is ...


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