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Ford Transit PTV touted as new-age paddy wagon for police

If you thought the Police Interceptor was the only thing Ford’s got going for cops, check out the Ford Transit PTV, a Transit dressed in paddy wagon drag.

Pioneer TS-G series speakers launch

The Pioneer TS-G series of speakers are said to be capable of improving your OEM car audio in a budget-friendly way.

Voxx Prestige car remotes go slimmer, shoot longer

Voxx Electronics’ Prestige Security and Remote Start line is going slimmer for 2014 while at the same time improving operating range, the company said.

Snapsheet founder talks about making insurance claims easier

Little did you know it, but Snapsheet is probably behind your car insurance company’s slick mobile app that helps you get estimates and file claims easier. We talked to Snapsheet founder Brad Weisberg and found out what inspired him to create the company.

Ford will Automatic-ally turn on your house lights, summon Siri

GM was one of the first manufacturers to deliver Siri Eyes Free push-to-talk in the Spark and Sonic. But what about Ford and its progressive stance on mobile electronics? How’s about a little Apple integration for us Blue Oval peeps?

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Voxx launches forward collision, lane departure warning system

Voxx International launched its first forward collision and lane departure warning system with a built-in DVR to record what happens on the road ahead.

NYC cabbies gotta know what time it is, but this is ridiculous

Hublot’s special NYC Taxi edition King Power 692 Bang wristwatch is an uber-exclusive — and likely uber-expensive — way for cabbies to tell the time.

Mazdaspeed can help your MX-5 dash look like an F1 race car’s

Mazdaspeed will facilitate the purchase of AiM motorsports dashboard information units for Mazda vehicles through their Mazdaspeed racing program.

Car Tech Demo Days: Good time to buy 12V products at specialty retailers

Everyone wants the latest technology, but not all of us can drop big coin on a new car. During Car Tech Demo Days, it’s the aftermarket to the rescue!

My low-tech tailgate lock gets Piston Slap’d

Tailgate thievery is a real thing. How do you combat it using just a couple of dollars, five minutes of your time, and a low-tech tailgate lock? Here’s how:

Intraphex delivers full infotainment and nav when Chevy may not

Intraphex introduced multiple OEM integration kits that enhance and upgrade the capabilities of the infotainment screens for popular GM makes and models.

Got a start-stop problem? Don’t want one? Change the belt.

Start-stop technology works great for saving gas at long traffic lights. But now that we have the first generation of start-stop vehicles on the road, many of us are finding the belts that take the most abuse are the belts that spin the engine back up.