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Jeff Gordon has knack for finding unprotected barriers

...track bar runs along the rear axle. By moving it up or down, it changes the centerline of the car to change a way a car handles in the corners.Earnhardt tinkered with it in practice and wasn't impressed."I've been messing with it a lot...
Man arrested after Broad Street break-ins

...sheriff's Lt. Calvin Chew, Randall Logan Crawford, 21, of Lucky Bear Lane in North Augusta, was spotted pulling on car handles on the 900 and 1000 blocks of Broad Street around 1 a.m. Crawford was charged with four counts of entering an automobile...
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Drivers look to qualify at Indy

...2007 Indy winner Dario Franchitti, one of 22 drivers who qualified last weekend. "It's about balance and how the car handles in traffic and how it runs through a full tank of fuel. "We're getting there," added Franchitti, who will start...
GM recalls Impala, LaCrosse

...controls the brakes. The software may not detect a malfunctioning sensor. If the sensor fails it could change the way the car handles and cause a crash.GM says no crashes have been reported.
Corolla grows into a mini Camry

...of torque is the same engine found in the base Camry. Steering has a mainstream feel - neither sporty nor numb. The car handles predictably, with road bumps managed by the suspension for a comfortable ride. Most safety equipment is standard...
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New cars frustrate Earnhardt

...chalked up his remarks to frustration with the car, and Darby indicated NASCAR wasn't considering any changes on behalf of its star driver. Numerous drivers have complained about the way the car handles, but not as forcefully as Earnhardt.
Car Buying 101 can see whether it has what you need. 3. Look to see how the seats feel and how the transmission acts and the car handles, Mr. Ruth said. 4. Most important, said Clayton Dilliplane, of Stokes-Hodges AutoMall, is to ask questions...
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Michigan track to Yeley's liking

...make mistakes and the guys do their job, it makes things so much easier to have track position up front because the car handles so much better. That's why we put a lot more emphasis on qualifying." Kendall Newberry/associated press [CAPTION...
Newsmaker: Rusty Wallace

...he's been like that forever." He's the type of guy, you go, "How you running for today's race?" "My car handles like crap."'He goes out and wins.' "I feel bad about the day, I don't have a chance in heck.'He goes out...
Formula 1 race much anticipated much grip in the turns, the driver's body gets compressed against the side of the seat. No matter how well a car handles, it often takes days for the throbbing pain to leave a driver's neck. What soothes the ache, however, is a car...
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