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Junkyard Gem: 1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 4MATIC Wagon

While the selection of US-market station wagons was dwindling rapidly as the 21st century approached and SUVs took over, car shoppers looking for new ’99 wagons still had a few interesting choices when looking for a good-sized cargo hauler that wasn’t …

Chicken Tax Definition

What Is the Rooster Tax?
The Rooster Tax is a 25% tariff on mild vans imported to the U.S., imposed in retaliation for European tariffs on American hen imports. The tariff was imposed in 1964 in an govt order issued by President Lyndon Johnson. Within …

A long day at Europe’s busiest gas station

The first Saturday in August is the busiest day of the year at the petrol station, when European July holidaymakers head home and August sun seekers head south. The busiest day in Europe.
Rising global fuel prices have not stopped thousands of motoris…