Daily driver vs built racer: We look at a couple of Audi B5 A4s

My buddy Joel enjoys the Audi B5 A4 so much, he has one as a daily driver and another as a track/project car. The daily driver is sweet. Check it out:

First Pioneer, now Alpine hitting streets with Apple CarPlay

Married to your iPhone? Your only choice for full-on Apple CarPlay integration used to be Pioneer, but Alpine has now introduced its iLX-007 receiver.

Boss vs JVC: Battle of the Amplifiers

With condensation in the Sony X-plod amplifier I wanted to use, I need to replace it. The only question: Boss Onyx amplifier or JVC DRVN amplifier?

An in-depth look at Mustang modding: EcoBoost vs GT

The gap between the Mustang Ecoboost and GT is about $7,000. That’s $7,000 in upgrades one could put into the EcoBoost — in my opinion, the better option.

Full-size Ford Transits get “Vandemonium” treatment at SEMA

With the intro of the full-size Ford Transit this year, Ford’s SEMA stand gave the bigger van the “Vandemonium” treatment. Prepare for cool van overload.

“Windowless plane” takes invisible hood tech to the skies

A British developer is taking Land Rover’s invisible hood idea to the skies in an OLED setup that can make it seem you’re flying by the seat of your pants.

Toyota Sleeper Camry is my kind of Camry

I’m not a huge fan of the Toyota Camry. It’s more vanilla than vanilla. But I do love a good sleeper, and the 850-horsepower Sleeper Camry is just that.

Scosche launches 29 “Custom Kit, Factory Fit” install kits

Scosche Industries announced 29 new aftermarket stereo installation kits that purport to offer “Custom Kit” with a “Factory Fit,” as the company put it.

A comparison between JVC and Boss head units

The Boss BV9364B head unit makes a strong case in terms of power-per-dollar, but the JVC KW-V50BT has slick features to go with its much higher price.

Air shifters may offer advantages for some

Though I like manual transmissions, I’ve come to understand automatics have advantages in some applications. That’s also true of air shifters.

First Kenwood, Now JVC: The race to the holidays continues

JVC announced it is shipping four in-dash receivers just in time for the holiday shopping season from its anticipated 20 new-for-2015 products.


Karma Go touted as affordable in-car 4G hotspot alternative

Karma is positioning its 4G LTE wifi hotspot called the Karma Go as an affordable, portable alternative to equipping your new car with OEM 4G capability.