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    The Top 10 Hottest Cars at the Detroit Auto Show / NAIAS 2015

    We usually see a few pretty cool concepts and models out of the North American International Auto Show every year in Detroit, but goodness, just about everyone outdid themselves this year. This year’s show is only a couple days old, and it’s already given car enthusiasts way more than they can handle. We’re seeing more […]

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    Verizon Vehicle Wants to be Your New In-Car Companion

    You know how we have modern set-top boxes to bring smart TV stuff like streaming entertainment to old TVs? Verizon has just done the same kind of thing for older cars—it won’t bring Spotify into your ’97 Corolla, but it’ll help you take care of your car and just might get you out of a […]

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    Chevrolet Unveils 2016 Volt and the Bolt EV Concept Car

    Chevy is doubling down on electric at the NAIAS today, officially unveiling the 2016 Volt while showing off a brand new electric concept called the Bolt EV. The big leap forward the Volt is taking this year is in efficiency, thanks to a new 192-cell/18.4-kWh battery and a 111-kW two-motor drive unit. Chevrolet is saying […]

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    Buick Makes it Mark in the Luxury Car Market with the Avenir

    Buick is putting their stamp on luxury at the North American International Auto Show today, unveiling one new production model and one new concept that define high-cost, high-class driving in their own ways—the Avenir concept sedan and the 2016 Buick Cascada, Buick’s first top-down convertible in over 25 years. The Buick Cascada is pretty full-bodied […]

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    New Wearable Headband Keeps Drivers Awake Behind the Wheel

    Everyone knows about the dangers of drunk driving, but the dangers of fatigued driving are just as glaring. Driving while way too tired causes its fair share of accidents, too. That’s why Impecca has created the Alert Band, a new forehead sensor that can warn drivers to pull over and get some rest before they […]

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    Cadillac is Going To Give the Rearview Mirror a Major Upgrade

    Pretty sweet development coming from Cadillac in their 2016 models, starting in the 2016 Cadillac CT6—the rearview mirror is going to do double duty as a LCD display that can stream video from camera on the rear of the vehicle. The rearview mirror will now be equipped with a 171 ppi 1280 x 240 TFT […]

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    Let it Snow! First Impressions of the 2016 Kia Sorento

    The Kia Sorento has been an excellent example of the CUV—the crossover utility vehicle—over the past few years. CUVs combine the size, power, and storage space of a full-size SUV with the performance and unibody construction of a car, making for something that handles and performs well for its large size. We recently got to […]

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    Harman Brings Premium Sound System Revel to 2016 Lincoln MKX

    Ford’s ongoing quest to revitalize the Lincoln automotive brand just got a big boost from a new 10-year partnership with Harman. Starting next year, all new Lincoln models will feature audio systems from Revel, Harman’s premium brand of speakers. The first product of the new partnership, the 2016 Lincoln MKX midsized utility, will be hitting […]

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    7 Car Safety Technologies from Chevy That Could Save Your Life

    Vehicle safety has always focused on keeping drivers safe in the event of an accident. Stronger roll cages and airbags have helped countless people survive crashes, but, as always, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Fortunately, modern technology is enabling car makers to include new features that help drivers avoid accidents […]

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    Lexus Uses Oculus Rift for Test Drive of the RC F

    The upcoming Lexus RC F is set to be one of the next great high-performance V8 cars on the market, marking brand new territory for Lexus. So, to give everyone a taste of what’s to come when production models start hitting showroom floors, Lexus is diving into more unfamiliar territory—virtual reality. At auto shows touring […]

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    Test Driving the 2015 Lexus NX, a Sporty Connected Car

    After making its debut in April at the 2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, the 2015 Lexus NX has arrived stateside. You’ll have to wait until December for the new luxury compact SUV to hit dealerships, but until then, we can let you in on what to expect. The Lexus NX will come in hybrid and turbocharged models, […]

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    2014 Kia Soul is a Still a Party Animal on Wheels: Review

    Don’t be fooled by how cute this cubular shaped car is, because when it comes to driving, the Soul packs a punch and really performs. To that effect, the 2014 Kia Soul has upped the ante by using better quality materials, increasing the shock absorption, and increasing the rigidity by 28.7%. Kia has also redesigned […]

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    2015 Cadillac ATS Gets Wireless Charging

    Cadillac has announced that wireless charging is officially coming to their 2015 ATS sport sedan and coupe. And, fortunately, this is some wireless charging news that should make everyone happy. Despite Cadillac leading with their partnership with Powermat, the new 2015 ATS vehicles will also support competing wireless charging standards, including the most popular, Qi. […]

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    Hot Wheels Gets Into the Car Rental Business

    Kids these days. They just don’t seem to like playing with physical things. Or, they do, but no matter what, toys are going to take a hit from gaming and mobile devices. It’s at least going to be a timeshare, and one that hasn’t exactly been favorable to Hot Wheels, which has been struggling with […]