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Fresh But Familiar

Cargazing By Derek Price The Kia Soul started out with lots of boxy competition. Through the years, its square-shaped rivals — the Honda Element, Scion xB and Nissan Cube — have all died off. You could say it’s the Soul

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Full Luxury Experience

Cargazing By Derek Price When you build a mid-sized, mid-priced car, there are two ways to go about it. One is stretching and adding content to your cheaper models. The other is shrinking and taking content away from your more

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MINI Has Surprises

Cargazing By Derek Price The vehicle I’m driving this week offers two things I wasn’t expecting from a MINI Cooper: ample cabin space and part-time electric propulsion. That’s because this version isn’t the ordinary flavor of the Cooper — now

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