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Junkyard Gem: 1977 Ford Mustang II

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:15:00 EST

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(image) A rare factory V8-equipped Mustang II, found in a Denver wrecking yard prior to some hot-rodder grabbing the front suspension.

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Junkyard Gem: 1996 BMW 750iL

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:55:00 EST

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(image) There's no depreciation like European luxury depreciation, especially with an incredibly complex V12-powered technological masterpiece.

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Junkyard Gem: 1983 AMC Eagle Wagon

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:30:00 EST

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(image) So many AMC Eagles were sold in Colorado that plenty of them still roam the mile-high streets of Denver. This one is retiring after 34 years of service.

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Suspect leads LAPD on slow speed chase down the 405

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:20:00 EST

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(image) A man charged with attempted murder led Los Angeles police on a strange and erratic chase along the 405 freeway earlier this week.

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Junkyard Gem: 1989 Ford Taurus SHO

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:44:00 EST

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(image) With its 220 Yamaha horses and a 5-speed manual transmission, the Taurus SHO was quite a performance machine by 1989 standards.

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Wheelchair using passenger films Uber driver refusing to pick him up

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:41:00 EST

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(image) A wheelchair-bound freelance journalist was left at the curb by a heartless Uber driver this month and he got it all on video.

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Politician's funeral procession features pole dancers

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 10:34:00 EST

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(image) A Taiwanese politician's racy funeral procession literally stopped traffic as it paraded dozens of scantily clad pole dancers through city streets last week.

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Video shows trucker was using his phone right before driving off a bridge

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 10:22:00 EST

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(image) The Florida Highway Patrol released a video this week showing a truck driver looking at his phone moments before he drove his truck off a highway overpass.

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Modern day cowboy ropes calf from the hood of a moving cop car

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:28:00 EST

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(image) A modern cowboy saved the day in Paris, Tennessee last week when he jumped on the hood of a police cruiser and roped a runaway calf.

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Help crowdfund Motoroso, an automotive enthusiast project site

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 17:21:00 EST

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(image) Think of Motoroso a bit like Pinterest, but for car mods, projects, and inspiration.

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Video shows Buffalo cop striking suspect with SUV

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 14:43:00 EST

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(image) An officer with the Buffalo, NY Police Department is under investigation after a video surfaces showing him running down a suspect last Saturday with a police SUV.

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Man in Scotland loses his friend's BMW for six months in parking garage

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 10:14:00 EST

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(image) Losing your car in a multi-story parking structure is a pretty easy thing to do if you're not paying close attention.

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Reporter sits in freezing car to show effects of cold on pets

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 09:29:00 EST

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(image) A television reporter in Boise, Idaho sat in a cold car and recorded a story to show that a cold car is just as dangerous as a hot car.

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Falcon hitches ride on man's windshield in SoCal desert

Wed, 04 Jan 2017 09:30:00 EST

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(image) A couple in southern California picked up a surprising hitch hiker on New Years Day when a friendly peregrine falcon landed on their car during a desert road trip.

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Junkyard Gem: 1985 Toyota Celica Liftback, Rusty Jones Failure Edition

Wed, 04 Jan 2017 08:50:00 EST

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(image) These cars were once everywhere, but most rusted to nothingness decades ago. This one lasted 32 years before showing up in this Denver self-service wrecking yard.

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New York police officer jumps into moving car to save toddler

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 19:20:00 EST

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(image) A police officer in Suffolk County, New York is being hailed for his heroism this week after leaping through the open window of a moving vehicle to save a toddler's life.

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Listen to the strange, sad tale of race car driver and drug trafficker Randy Lanier

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:40:00 EST

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(image) This audio documentary from motorsport journalist Marshall Pruett is the definitive account of an extraordinary fall from grace.

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Cell phone thieves target gridlocked drivers

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:29:00 EST

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(image) The Chicago Police Department released a statement last week warning drivers to be on the lookout for cell-phone thieves snatching phones out of cars stuck in heavy traffic.

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Junkyard Gem: 1982 Honda Prelude

Mon, 02 Jan 2017 08:06:00 EST

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(image) The 1979-1982 Prelude was a good-looking little coupe based on the Accord. Most were used up and discarded decades ago, but this rare example showed up in a San Francisco Bay Area wrecking yard last month.

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What world record would you like to set or break in a car?

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:14:00 EST

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(image) After a year of increasingly absurd and irrelevant record stunts, we're looking for the brain trust to restore our sanity.

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