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Apple Watch controls functions of BMW i models

BMW said its BMW i Remote app is available for the Apple Watch and can be used to remotely check and control functions in BMW i models.

Have we seen the last of the Fast and Furious?

Frank Cruz recaps the Fast and Furious 7, and takes a look at the future of one of the greatest movie franchises of all time.

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.

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.

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.

China gets a limo’d Volvo XC90. Actually, we all do.

China loved Volvo enough that a Chinese company saved the brand. Fitting, then, that they get this superluxe Volvo XC90 at the Shanghai Auto Show.

You can take GMC Canyon for a virtual test drive

Wanting to drive a GMC Canyon? You can take it on a virtual test drive via GMC’s “Canyon Experience” website.

Behind the wheel of a BlueIndy electric rental car

We test drive the BlueIndy electric cars that will be available for rental in Indianapolis in June to find out whether they’re a good deal.

MINI Augmented Vision is BMW’s Google Glass

MINI Augmented Vision looks like old-school pilot goggles but performs very much like a BMW-flavored Google Glass with improved car connectivity.

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Can’t get to NYIAS? Tour it in Google Maps!

In case you can’t make it to NYIAS — and for the record, neither could I — Google has teamed up with show organizers to offer a virtual tour.

Harman scoops up Bang and Olufsen for the car

Harman bought Bang and Olufsen. What’s it take to buy your own high-end OEM speaker manufacturer? About $157 million US dollars, in case you were wondering.

Spaceship: Ford Transit Connect LWB fuel economy notes

OK, after living with the Ford Transit Connect Titanium for over a week, the results are in on the fuel economy. The question: Can it best V6 minivans?