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off-roading

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The Mercedes G-Class: Luxury off-roading from the '70s

When most people think about luxury off-roaders built in the '70s, they think of the Range Rover. However, Mercedes has one of its own -- it's a bit of legend, and it's called the G-Class. Or G-Wagen to its mates.

By December 4, 2013

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Tough all-terrain wheelchair takes user off-road

An Austin, Texas, high school robotics team full of young tinkerers builds a tough off-road wheelchair for a young man with cerebral palsy.

By August 23, 2013

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Google takes Street View off-road with backpack rig

At its "Next Dimension" Google Maps event, the company shows off a backpack rig for mapping places inaccessible to vehicles. Also: 1 billion users access Google Earth each month.

By June 6, 2012

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Toyota's new compact concept is for urbanites in need of utility

Compact, spacious, and flexible: the Toyota Urban Utility concept debuts in San Francisco.

By September 9, 2014

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Our cars: VW Amarok - 'Rok this town

The new XCAR long-termer continues to do its duty, but how does it stack up against its predecessors?

By April 26, 2014

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Intel kicks off ultrabook road trip in New York

The chipmaker is traveling the globe to show consumers some of the newest PCs and tablets.

By May 17, 2013

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Mercedes G-Class, Sprinter 4x4, Unimog, Zetros off-road test

Mud? Check. Four of Mercedes-Benz' most insane off-roading vehicles? Check. Casual disregard for personal safety? You betcha!

20 Images By December 16, 2011

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Land Rover Discovery Vision concept charts its path with lasers

The Discovery Vision concept, unveiled during the 2014 New York auto show, includes a wide array of technologies aimed at scanning and coping with difficult terrain.

By April 16, 2014

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Sporting Trials and the Story of Lotus Cars

This is the little-known story of Lotus cars and the grassroots motorsport that inspired Colin Chapman to build super-lightweight race cars. Many folks may know a little bit about the original Lotus 7 from the 1950s, and their modern kit car incarnations, but what happened to the Lotuses numbered 1 through 6?

By February 27, 2014

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The XCAR review of 2013: July

A month dominated by German cars, we looked at the Audi RS 6 AND R8 V10 Plus, as well as the Mercedes-Benz SL 350 and G-Class. Also, a mental buggy made an appearance.

By January 1, 2014