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The New Toyota Prius Can Burn Your Eyes When You See It

By   September 3, 2016

Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius

We don’t usually talk about boring cars like the Toyota Prius, for obvious reasons. However, when I saw the rear end of a new Prius I thought, wow, I didn’t think the styling could get worse than it was. Then I saw the front and I just kept yelling, “my eyes, my eyes!”

Some things cannot be unseen, and the image was burned into my eye sockets causing me great physical pain. The redesigned front looks like a monster in a Godzilla movie that was based on a catfish. At nights I have nightmares of it as if I had eaten bad sushi.

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24 Hours Of Le Mans Gets Own Version Of The Heidi Game

By   June 20, 2016

Porsche 919 Hybrid at Le Mans

Porsche 919 Hybrid at Le Mans

This year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans featured one of the most exciting finishes in recent history. However, if you were watching it on Fox Sports 1 you were probably caught off guard during the last hour which included the exciting finish. Coverage was switched to Fox Sports 2 which was a last minute programming change. This was a change that was not well communicated and left many wondering how to watch the last hour of the race.

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Porsche Gets Ready To Defend Their 24 Hours Of Le Mans Title

By   June 3, 2016

Porsche 919 Hybrid

Porsche 919 Hybrid

We are about two weeks away from the most notable endurance race in the world. The 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans will start on June 18th. The famed race is a key one for manufactures who put their latest performance technologies to the grueling test.

Over the years no manufacture is more tied to the event than Porsche. The German performance car maker has achieved overall victories a record 17 times at the Circuit de la Sarthe. That includes their win this past season, which also saw the manufacture take home the World Endurance Championship (WEC) title.

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