Lyndon Johnson-- yes, that's his real name-- is a journalist, editor and avid fan of cars and motorcycles. In his spare time between writing/editing for a small-town weekly newspaper and nailing perfect rev-matched downshifts while managing Facebook's Manual Transmission Preservation Society, he freelances at Technology Tell's In-Car Tech Tell.

Aluminum 2015 Ford F-150 SuperCrew crashes well

The much-ballyhooed aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 apparently does well in crash tests — at least in SuperCrew guise.

2016 Ford Explorer Platinum gets Sony sound

The 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum will get a Sony sound system inspired by Sony’s premium home audio equipment.

Shanghai: Cadillac CT6 to get PHEV version

At Shanghai Auto Show, GM’s range-topping division announced its coming range-topping car, the Cadillac CT6 will get a plug-in hybrid version.

Think parallel parking tech is new? Check out this Cadillac.

We’re getting used to cars that make parallel parking drastically easier or even do it for us. But 60 years ago, a Cadillac was breaking that ground.

NHTSA grants five-star rating to Kia Sedona

In stark contrast to the minivans that had crash test troubles lately, The returning Kia Sedona got a five-star NHTSA crash safety rating.

Mazda Road to Indy drivers talk anti-distracted driving

Drivers in the Mazda Road to Indy series spent the race weekend spreading an anti-distracted driving at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

Yard tech: RC lawn mower is ridiculously cool [VIDEO]

Last week, I was frustrated by my push mower’s handle falling off. If I had this RC lawn mower, that wouldn’t even be a concern.

It’s not techy, but dang, I want this Chevy truck

I stumbled across this old Chevy truck on the classifieds this weekend, and though there’s nothing techy about it, I’m drawn to it like a moth to flame.


Officially official: Elio Motors going public

We saw the Elio Motors three-wheeled car at NYIAS just days before the company announced its intention to offer the public a chance to invest in the company

Brown, blue interiors come to Chrysler 200

Car interiors have been some combo of gray, tan, or black for too long. Thankfully, the Chrysler 200 is bringing brown and blue interior options for 2015.

VIDEO: Nissan AroundView Monitor goes deep sea exploring

Nissan’s AroundView Monitor has spoiled us in the past, and has been copied by a number of manufacturers. But how would one use it to explore the deep sea?

Ford expands SYNC AppLink reach to 3M more vehicles

Ford said it recently enabled three million owners of 2010 to 2013 vehicles with first-generation Ford SYNC infotainment to download AppLink to their cars.

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