Brett Solomon has been covering the world of car electronics since 1993 as a true enthusiast. He was the Editor-at-Large of CarSound & Performance Magazine. More recently, he has written for the automotive trade, but he still loves the consumer! He is a member of the International Motor Press Association.

Call me Low-Cal Al: Testing the 2.7L Ford F-150

Just after Lyndon tested the 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine, I was able to get my hands on the baby of the family: The 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 in the Ford F-150.


Fully Evolved: 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution reviewed

Mitsubishi may have a bad rap for its financials, but it’s still capable of producing a hell of a car, as the final Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution shows.

Product Review: Coolreall Box 21

Coolreall has a new jumper box on the market that should prove handy for those who are prone to killing their car batteries.

Review: JBL GX600C Component System

The JBL GX600C component speaker set impresses with its low cost of entry and clear stereo imaging.

QNX rocks wildly-modded infotainment at Connected Car Conference

A QNX-equipped Maserati at the Connected Car Conference showed some interesting infotainment integration ideas.

Disco-Tech: We test the Land Rover Discovery Sport

The Land Rover Discovery Sport proves to be the right-sized Land Rover SUV, especially if you find the Evoque’s sloping roof too…evoqative.

Call me Al: Fab Ford F-150 tailgate tech is built for me

It’s not all about the aluminum, baby. For short folks, the improved Ford F-150 tailgate step may be simple, but it’s also a godsend.

Perfect Fit? Well, when it comes to Honda Fit MPGs, yes.

After a week with a 2015 Honda Fit, I was surprised by both its willingness to rev and its superb fuel economy. Best of both worlds? Indeed.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory 3D prints a Shelby Cobra

If you had a big enough 3D printer, you might reasonably want to 3D print a Shelby Cobra, right? That’s what Oak Ridge National Laboratory did.

Perfect Fit? On Honda Fit EX infotainment System

Honda was all-in for technology when it designed the Honda Fit. The center stack is dominated by a large flush-mount infotainment touchscreen.

Perfect Fit? We spend some time in the new Honda Fit

The Honda Fit finds no shortage of fans. Count us among them. But with the newest generation of the car, we wanted to test it for two reasons:

Exclusive: We hear Ford Explorer Platinum’s Sony sound

Ford and Sony invited us to hear the Ford Explorer Platinum’s upgraded Sony sound system, and we came away impressed. Here are some first impressions:

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