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Amish Uber: Share a ride in a horse and buggy

Why would you ever hail a cab when you can hail a horse?

Why would you ever hail a cab when you can hail a horse?

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This Polaris off-roader is a mini beast

Polaris has added a new off-roader to their trim line. The 2018 RZR XP Turbo S is a 2-seater buggy designed for the adrenaline junkie. Priced at $27,499 the Turbo S includes DYNAMIX Active Suspension and a glove touchscreen that lets you monitor the vehicle, GPS mapping, and much more. Learn more at polaris.com Transcript: Off-roading mini beast. RZR XP Turbo S is the newest trim level in the Polaris RZR XP lineup of off-roaders. It's a 2-seater buggy designed for the adrenaline jun

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Alpine Climb ice buggy racing series proposed

A British entrepreneur is hoping to start a new motorsports series in the winter where bespoke buggies would blast up European ski trails. Check out the concept in this promotional video.

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VW Up Buggy may be headed to showrooms

Volkswagen showed six conceptual takes on its Up at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, one of those being the Up Buggy. Although

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SRI has EV fun in 535-hp off-road racer in Baja

The first electric vehicle ever to compete in National Off Road Racing Association's (NORRA) General Tire Mexican 1000 completed five of the race's nine stages while averaging a faster speed that its team expected earlier this month, Plug In Cars says.

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Watch Top Gear complete a world record double loop

The Top Gear team has made a bit of history at the Top Gear Festival in Durban, South Africa, as a stunt driver pulled off a double loop in front of a crowd of over 15,000. The event involved a 26-foot tall double loop track that looks to have come right out of a Hot Wheels box, except that it weighs over eight tons. The stunt vehicle of choice was a custom-made buggy with a throttle lock

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Four Amish charged with illegal alcohol possession after crashing into police car

Residents of Amish communities famously eschew almost all trappings of modernity. No TV, no telephones, limited use of electricity, and, gasp, no Autoblog! But there comes a time in a young Amish person's life when they're allowed to go out and taste the world. And sometimes alcohol.

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Volkswagen brings Buggy Up! concept back from the beach

Typically an automaker releases information on its latest concept cars in the days and weeks running up to the auto show where it's set to be unveiled. But when we got to Frankfurt this year, Volkswagen had a few surprises up its sleeve that were neither previewed beforehand nor unveiled at the VW Group event the night before the Messe opened its doors to the gathered press.

Cornell's SAE Baja buggy helps us get even with would-be alma mater

Cornell's SAE Baja Buggy – Click above for high-res image gallery

eBay Find of the Day: Malcolm Bricklin's very own 1970 Meyers Manx SR

Malcolm Bricklin's 1970 Meyers Manx SR - Click above for high-res gallery

Micron to use Baja 1000 to prove chip reliability

Testing new semiconductor products doesn't always have to be boring - or at least not when a chipmaker is run by an ex-motocrosser. Micron CEO Steve Appleton will be driving a Porsche-powered Baja Tour Car buggy in the upcoming SCORE Baja 1000, and his company's Lexar flash memory and image sensing products will record the entire journey. This is said to be the first complete video recording ever assembled of the race, which underscores the nastiness of this environ