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Putting it into park: Weekend Linkage

The 82nd Annual International Geneva Motor Show is happening right now in a little European country called Switzerland, but there’s nothing little about the cars and trucks making their world debut. Check back next Wednesday to see our favorite picks.

- You’ve heard of playing polo with horses, but what about cars?

- “Flash Cars for Kids” guarantees young ones will grow up to be gear heads

- Six Ways to Save on Gas

- Danica Patrick has decent odds at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend

Putting it into Park: Weekend Linkage

Happy Friday! If you’re going shopping this weekend, good luck because it will probably be a gauntlet. If you decide to ride out the weekend at home, perhaps these auto links will be of interest to you.

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- China’s car contributions to the world are slightly cool, weird but mostly ugly

- The 2011 Mojo Motors Blog Gift Guide highlighting all the best gifts for car peeps is here

- Nissan is going buck wild with electric cars and premiered 5 electric concepts in Tokyo

- A new study finds fat kids are safe in normal-sized car seats

- Read the worst towing stories from Boston, MA

- Car and Driver’s 10 best future used cars


Photo credit: MSN Cars UK

Cars of the Frankfurt Motor Show

burnout frankfurt motorshow imageThe biennial Frankfurt Motor Show, also known as the International Automobile Exhibition and International Motor Show, opens to the public today and continues running through September 25. During the past few days, automakers have been releasing a stream of concepts and new models for 2012 and beyond. This has thrown Twitter into a frenzy of #iaa hashtags and enough pictures to keep your eyes locked in place for hours. Make the jump to see what’s looking hot, not hot, and a couple in between.

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