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Fire claims collector cars and couple’s recently remodeled home

ST. HELENA — Madeline Buty and Jason Curliano had just put the final touches on their retirement home on a hill overlooking the vineyards of Napa Valley. They hung the last picture on the wall Saturday.

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NHS Doctors Ditch Cars For E-Bikes To Hasten Home Visits

Doctors were among the earliest adopters of the newfangled motorcar. An early-1900s medical man in a motor car (and, yes, most were men) extended his reach, allowing him to arrive at destinations in some comfort, and, compared to traveling by horse-and-cart, enabled many more house calls per day—with each call-out attracting a fat fee.

The creation of the NHS in 1948 did away with such fees, but still, doctors preferred to dot around in their motor cars—for the first half of the Twentieth Century, the person most Britons associated with car ownership was the local doctor.

With mass car ownership, the benefits of motoring have been slowly eroded for all. Swift, door-to-door travel was available to the first motorists but today’s cohort cause, and therefore have to contend with, chronic traffic congestion. Add in draconian parking restrictions—draconian

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Some Tesla Model Y owners report odd-looking cooling mount inside cars

  • Tesla owners have found parts inside their Model Y cars held on by straps that don’t appear to be standard. 
  • In forums, some owners said the parts looked like someone had “made a run to Home Depot to make Q2 numbers.”
  • It isn’t clear how widespread the possible use of the non-standard parts is, or if they can cause any issues with the cars’ performance. 
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

 

Some Tesla Model Y owners have made an interesting discovery when exploring the inner bowels of their vehicles.

Someone made a run to Home Depot to make Q2 numbers,” someone said on the Tesla Motors Club forum last week, along with a photo of what appears to be a cooling unit held in place by plastic straps and faux wood.

The user said it wasn’t in an easily accessible place, beneath the vehicle’s frunk insert, but they

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