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This is Mercedes’ Autonomous Car Concept

Here’s a view of the autonomous concept car Mercedes-Benz showed off on the eve of CES. Called the...

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CNET Picks Top Car Radios

CNET this week offers consumers suggestions on the top car receivers to choose in a number of categories....

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Car AV Best of CES Winner: CNET

Car infotainment was represented in the nine CNET Best of CES Award Winners in 2013, as announced Thursday...

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2012 Top “Tech Cars” of the Year

CNET nominees for the cars with the highest tech features in 2012 include 5 models many of which...

Mercedes-Benz’s New Radio Works with Siri

Mercedes-Benz appears to be the first auto maker to include Siri in its infotainment system. Drivers of an...

CNET Announces Factory Car Radio of the Year

The honor of OEM Car Radio of the Year 2011 went to the Fender audio system in the...

New Nexus on Verizon Gets Rave Reviews

“This is easily the best smartphone to ever hit Verizon Wireless,” said the Boy Genius Report (BGR) Wednesday...

Car Stereo Top Picks from CNET for Holiday Gifts

Among the 20 CNET “Editors’ Top Picks” for electronic gifts the holiday….right up there with the newest Kindle,...

New Aftermarket Category? Electronic In-Cabin Air Purifiers

Luxury cars already have high tech air purifiers with HEPA filters but how about an aftermarket version for...

More on Head-Up Displays from BMW, Pioneer

BMW will expand inclusion of its head-up display to almost all of its vehicles and has made the...

6 Ways iPhone 4S Misses Mark in Car: CNET

Despite the ground-breaking capability of Siri voice control, CNET claims Apple missed many opportunities for improving car use...

New BMW Ties Radio to Engine

Here’s the latest form of tying the radio to car functions. The 2012 BMW M5 car radio mimics...

Remote-Park Car with an iPhone

First parking assist wowed us and now parking your car from your iPhone tops that. Yup. You exit...

Spotify Launches Today: Can 10M Europeans be Wrong?

Spotify, the popular European music service, finally launched in the U.S. Thursday delivering on-demand access to 15 million...

Top 10 Cities for Auto Theft

California is a great state, but it has the most auto theft, according to the National Insurance Crime...

More Low Cost Driver Safety on Way

Low cost $200 - $250 collision-avoidance safety systems will be more widely available on compact cars in the...

Ford Demos Car to Car WiFi to Prevent Accidents

Ford is demonstrating a car to car communication system based on WiFi and GPS that can alert the...

GOgroove FlexSmart X2 for the Car

Is it us, or are there suddenly more car audio devices on flexible stalks that plug into the...

And Now, On Driver Safety…

How about a left-turn crash detector? BMW is developing such a feature because left turns, along with U-turns,...

Sat Radio 2.0 May Offer On-Demand Programs

Satellite Radio 2.0 will get a fall launch by Sirius XM, and it will offer on-demand programs and...