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Tundra Owner Melts Truck Evacuating Patients from Camp Fire, Toyota Will Replace Truck

Allyn Pierce, a registered nurse, risked his life and sacrificed his truck to save lives while his hometown of Paradise, California burned. Toyota steps up and offers a brand new…

Allyn Pierce, a registered nurse, risked his life and sacrificed his truck to save lives while his hometown of Paradise, California burned. Toyota steps up and offers a brand new Tundra.

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Do I need a car to visit California?

Visiting California without a car… Is that really doable? Contrary to popular belief, for a young couple visiting from Europe, it turned out to be a breeze.

Visiting California without a car… Is that really doable? Contrary to popular belief, for a young couple visiting from Europe, it turned out to be a breeze.

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New California HOV sticker applications to roll out in October

The DMV will begin mailing partially completed applications for the new California HOV lane sticker after October 1, 2018 to all those who obtained their green or white stickers on…

The DMV will begin mailing partially completed applications for the new California HOV lane sticker after October 1, 2018 to all those who obtained their green or white stickers on or after January 1, 2017, according to California’s Department of Motor Vehicles.

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In Search of the First Datsun 510 Street Tuner in the USA

Way back before “The Fast and the Furious” made it onto the silver screen. Before Hot Import Nights first came to town. Before hot rodding a Honda or Acura was…

Way back before “The Fast and the Furious” made it onto the silver screen. Before Hot Import Nights first came to town. Before hot rodding a Honda or Acura was the dream of every high school gearhead in the San Gabriel Valley. Before import tuners were known as import tuners, and even before Nissan was known as Nissan here in the States, there was the Datsun 510.

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Volvo’s 39 minutes of fame

Being a fan of Volvo, for their safety and… bla bla… Mainly because I’m half-Swedish, I decided to follow up on the article we published just a little while ago…

Being a fan of Volvo, for their safety and… bla bla… Mainly because I’m half-Swedish, I decided to follow up on the article we published just a little while ago about the interesting way Volvo was releasing their most exclusive S60 sedans, the Volvo S60 T8 Polestar Engineered: only through their mobile app(!)…

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Subscribe to LACar (and a Volvo?)

Subscriptions, in my mind, once mainly meant receiving a magazine daily, weekly, or monthly. Then came the shaver-heads and toothbrushes that are sent out to you on a set schedule….

Subscriptions, in my mind, once mainly meant receiving a magazine daily, weekly, or monthly. Then came the shaver-heads and toothbrushes that are sent out to you on a set schedule. Contact lenses, I just learned, are also offered in this way (I’m a new contact wearer). But seeing the word subscription applied to a car is relatively new to me. Did a good-old “lease” become blasé? Enter, the S60 T8 eAWD Polestar Engineered!

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THE LION AND THE LAMBO 14-year old pro racer Steven Aghakhani gets a Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo EVO

More often than not, we all see things at least a little (and sometimes vastly) differently from each another. Our interpretation of colors, sounds, and even our feelings of cars…

More often than not, we all see things at least a little (and sometimes vastly) differently from each another. Our interpretation of colors, sounds, and even our feelings of cars change based on our age, geographic area, and socio-economic background, just to name a few reasons.

Occasionally, stepping out of our comfort zone and delving into the thoughts of others provides some curious insight. In this case, LACar is peering into the mind of one special 14-year old, Steven Aghakhani.

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IRWINDALE IS BACK!

For Immediate Release December 30, 2017: Irwindale, Calif. – – It was announced on Thursday evening that Irwindale Event Center, the home of Irwindale Speedway and Irwindale Drag Strip, will…

For Immediate Release

December 30, 2017: Irwindale, Calif.

– – It was announced on Thursday evening that Irwindale Event Center, the home of Irwindale Speedway and Irwindale Drag Strip, will remain open and in full operation under a new multi-year agreement with a group of motorsports enthusiasts led by Tim Huddleston and Justice Brothers and the property owners.

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Tires that Conserve Fuel: That’s How I Roll

by Reed Berry Needless to say, one of the most important safety features on your vehicle is the set of tires on which you ride.

by Reed Berry

Needless to say, one of the most important safety features on your vehicle is the set of tires on which you ride.

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