I may not have been a huge fan of the Starlink infotainment system in the 2014 Subaru Legacy, but those sweet Harman Kardon speakers made up for a lot.
COLUMBIA, MD – iBiquity Digital Corporation, the developer of digital HD Radio Technology for AM and FM audio and data broadcasting, announced at the LA Auto Show that the 2014 Civic is the first Honda vehicle to launch integrated audio and real-time traffic information using the HERE mapping service, the BTC and HD Radio Technology. more »
Although Lyndon has been showered with some Chrysler products of late, this is my first experience with the 8.4″ UConnect infotainment system. And color me impressed. I was jaded from the experience in my father’s 2012 Chrysler Town & Country minivan that it was going to be lackluster. I’ll call Chrysler out on that more »
My USB stick’s playlist tended to get a bit bonkers in the 2014 Ram 1500′s Uconnect system, and I may have nobody but myself to blame. Here’s what happened:
According to Audi, it probably will. Will it work in Lyndon’s neck of the woods? I hope we are able to find out. Audi of America announced that the long-awaited connected car future will arrive in the U.S. next Spring with the arrival of the all-new, technology-rich Audi A3 sedan. The 4G LTE capability designed more »
This week finds me in Dodge’s upper-crust base model. First impressions are very good. I only had time for a quick drive around the block so far, but penalty econobox this is not. However, the price is driven up incrementally. The basic Dart starts at $15,995, but that is a rather Spartan example of what the more »
The flagship of Chrysler, the Chrysler 300S, is getting Beats by Dr. Dre sound along with a host of other tweaks.
Growing up in the environs of New York City I had the pleasure of Canal Street. Before it became the go-to bastion for fake Burberry scarves and Louis Vuitton handbags, it was the car audio mecca. Although most of the brands were the typical lower-priced Pyramid and Metrosound that you would expect in a Bakaara-market more »
Chevrolet makes a lot of hay talking about how quiet its new Silverado is. Logically, its sister GMC Sierra proved church mouse quiet, too.
Chrysler Customers Purchasing Any 2014 Model Year Vehicle to Get Every Available Premium Satellite Radio Channel, Plus SiriusXM Internet Radio
NEW YORK – Sirius XM Radio and Chrysler Group LLC have announced that all Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, SRT, Fiat, and Mopar customers will receive a one-year SiriusXM subscription when purchasing any 2014 model year vehicle with a satellite radio-equipped Uconnect System. The one-year SiriusXM subscription includes every premium channel available on their satellite radio, more »
I just returned from CES Unveiled event in NYC. This is the pre-press conference for the CES show in Las Vegas. According to Karen Chupka, Senior Vice President of Events, nine of the top ten automakers will be displaying their wares at the event. The list was rattled off too quickly to see who the more »
HD radio is a funny thing. Like over-the air HDTV, you either get it, or you don’t. Most of the time, ruralites like me don’t. But I was surprised at how often the HD radio receiver in the Hyundai Santa Fe I tested recently picked up distant HD signals.