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New Guinness World Record for Electric Vehicle Range set by ITAP

ITAP Phoenix

Your first question might be: “What is ITAP?” So, let’s start with that. ITAP, or IT Asset Partners is a hybrid recycling company that exist to handle our E-Waste. What is E-Waste? Essentially what is sounds like: spent electronic components. So, what’s so special about this record? Ah. That’s the thing. ITAP created an electric car, called the Phoenix, that is ...

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CAR NEWS: A base Honda Civic Type R?

Hot compact cars are the meat and potatoes of last decade’s tuning craze but they remain exceptionally popular nearly 20 years later. When one intends to tune a car, the goal is to modify and personalize to one’s tastes. Performance is always high on the list of desirable upgrades but the current crop of hot-hatches and sport compacts is already ...

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QUICK CAR REVIEW: 2017 Honda Pilot Touring

2017 Honda Pilot Touring

Good Pilot. No longer better than the others. The Honda Pilot and I go way back. With it and its non-identical twin, the Acura MDX, I’ve travelled to a past favorite vacation spot no less than five times. There was never any hesitation when it came time to select a large comfortable travel partner for four adults, loads of gear ...

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CAR REVIEW: 2017 Honda Civic Type R

I am a recent electric car convert. As proof of this, the wife and I are planning a future budget that will include room for an EV. Deep down however, she and I are both still bonafide petrolheads. As we both love and own sporty compact cars, the hot-hatch segment is one of our favorites. Every opportunity I got to ...

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CAR NEWS: Mazda at the 45th Tokyo Motor Show

As we prepare ourselves mentally, and physically, for the trip to Japan to cover what is arguably the most important Asian auto show, our enthusiasm level grows. A large number of Japanese car manufacturers are slowly but surely dropping hints as to what we can expect once there. Mazda’s going to be keeping us busy with a number of unveilings. ...

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