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2016 Ford F-150 Adds Fuss-Free Auto-Steering For Trailer Backup

2016 Ford F-150 Adds Fuss-Free Auto-Steering For Trailer Backup

If you’ve ever had to back a vehicle and trailer up into a tight space like a driveway, loading dock, or boat launch, you know that it really isn’t as easy as it looks. The trouble, of course, is that you don’t always turn the steering wheel the same direction to get your intended... read more

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David Hasselhoff and KITT from Knight Rider

Carduino Could Make (Almost) Any Car A Smart Car

Over the past few years, we've told you about several products that connect drivers to their cars in new and helpful ways. According to Wired, a start-up called CarKnow plans... read more November 26, 2014 by 


 
Volvo Sensus infotainment system  -  in 2016 Volvo XC90

2016 Volvo XC90: Tablet-Like Sensus Is The Future Of Infotainment

Is it any surprise that we're all very visual when it comes to staying in touch in our vehicles? What most drivers are accustomed to seeing, almost constantly, are tiled... read more October 12, 2014 by 


 
2014 Honda Civic EX CVT  -  Driven

Your Next Vehicle Is More Likely To Have A CVT: Here’s Why

Like it or not: Nearly every new vehicle—we're talking around 95 percent—has an automatic transmission of some sort. And manual transmissions are rare today... read more May 25, 2014 by 


 
Audi R8 LMX

Audi Says It's First With Laser Headlights on R8 LMX

To drum up a little extra anticipation for the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans and its R18 e-tron quattro race car, Audi pulled the cover off a limited-edition version of the Audi... read more May 9, 2014 by 


 
2014 Nissan Rogue Smart Rearview Mirror

2014 Nissan Rogue Moves Forward in Reverse With Smart Rearview Mirror

Nissan was one of the first automakers to introduce a 360-degree camera system to make parking easier, and it now offers this technology on its entry-level hatchback, the... read more April 15, 2014 by 


 
Chevrolet cars now with 4G LTE capability

GM, Audi Roll Out 4G LTE Plans: The Car Goes High-Speed (Data)

General Motors [NYSE:GM] has announced at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that it will be installing high-speed 4G LTE data connections—including hot-spot... read more January 6, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volvo V60

2015 Volvo V60 Wagon To Debut Engine Tech Headed For S60, XC60

When the 2015 Volvo V60 sport wagon arrives in January 2014, it will be the first model from Volvo to arrive with the automaker's new Drive-E powertrains, which will... read more September 18, 2013 by 


 
2013 Toyota Avalon

The Worst New-Car Features Of 2013

For better or worse, automakers and suppliers are getting inventive, pushing some innovative features into new vehicles. Some of them hit the mark, making our time in... read more September 4, 2013 by  7


 
Nissan Altima Tire Pressure Assistant

The Best New-Car Features Of 2013

Some of the best ideas need no explanation, and many are relatively simple—things that make you ask, why didn't anyone come up with this before? That’s probably... read more September 3, 2013 by  12


 
GM Remote Link

GM Moving Remote Start, Door Unlock, & Others To Standard Features List

General Motors has announced today that it will be moving a few optional extras over to the standard features list. When a customer takes delivery of a 2014 Buick, Cadillac... read more June 5, 2013 by  4


 
MyFord Touch made simpler for 2013

Screen Test: Five Frustrating Infotainment In-Car Interfaces

Driving sure isn't what it used to be. And while that might apply just as well to how that new car accelerates, steers, or rides, here we're talking about what's... read more April 20, 2013 by  3


 
Ford Atlas Concept revealed at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Ford Likes Turbocharging In Trucks, GM Dodges It: Which Is Better?

The Ford Atlas concept from the Detroit Auto Show, which gives a first glimpse of the all-new, next-generation versions of the F-150 pickup, has a lot of tech and design... read more January 21, 2013 by  8


 
Qi wireless charging  -  in 2013 Toyota Avalon Limited

2013 Toyota Avalon: First To Offer Wireless Charging For Phones

Tired of the tangle of cables, or misplacing them? Wireless charging for your smartphone sounds like a great idea, especially in the car. And if you're considering a 2013... read more December 19, 2012 by  0


 
BringGo app, in 2013 Chevrolet Spark

2013 Chevrolet Spark: Is A Smartphone App The Future Of Navigation?

The new 2013 Chevrolet Spark minicar is already one of the lowest-priced models for sale in the U.S. market; and late this year it's going to delight a lot of no-frills... read more October 15, 2012 by  0


 
2013 Honda Accord Sport

2013 Honda Accord: Attention To G-Forces Yields A Better CVT

Honda says that it's turning to continuously variable automatic transmissions (CVTs) for its all-new 2013 Accord for one very important reason: gas mileage. Just as Nissan... read more September 10, 2012 by  1


 

 
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