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Ferocious Canine K900: On fuel economy and Surround View

The K900 proudly wears a Kia badge, as well it should. Don’t think “overpriced Kia.” Think “half-priced S-Class.”

GM seeks trendy tech ideas in Innovation Challenge

The folks running GM’s Innovation Challenge are on the search for ways in which trendy technologies like augmented reality might improve car manufacturing.

Hitachi, Clarion join in effort to promote connected car tech

A collaboration between Hitachi and Clarion reportedly will give drivers and manufacturers insights that will have implications for future connected cars.

Clarion Builds: What is the best music to restore to? To install a system to? To drive to?

As part of the Clarion Builds project, Clarion partnered with Pandora for a custom channel designed to help you groove to while you work and then play.

Ferocious Canine K900: Kia K900 sets sights on other automakers’ HUDs

I gotta give it up to Kia and Hyundai for winning my unofficial Heads-Up Display (HUD) competition of 2014, especially with the Kia K900.

Chevrolet Silverado Toughnology Concept swipes at aluminum F-150

A press release about the 2015 Chevrolet Silverardo Toughnology Concept took a few interesting swipes at the aluminum chassis tech of the 2015 Ford F-150.

2015 Subaru Impreza improves MPG, quietness, technology

The 2015 Subaru Impreza reportedly improves upon already segment-leading fuel economy in addition to sound-deadening and technology tweaks.

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?

Autoliv Electronics Night Vision makes night driving safer

Autoliv night vision systems in the BMW 750Li and Rolls Royce Wraith are phenomenal. So why don’t we get them here in the States? We asked Autoliv.

Life with LaCrosse: Learning about 2015 Buick LaCrosse’s 4G LTE hotspot

Confession time: I didn’t get to use the 4G LTE hotspot in our 2015 Buick LaCrosse tester. However, I learned more about how GM’s 4G LTE integration works.

Toyota FT-1 Vision Gran Turismo now available for download

The Toyota FT-1 Vision Gran Turismo is drivable by us mere mortals only in the digital realm of Gran Turismo 6, where it became downloadable last week.

Real Wraith: On Rolls-Royce Wraith Bespoke Audio System

With the Rolls-Royce Wraith, Rolls went their own way and developed the 1,300-watt, 18-speaker Bespoke Audio System in-house, with pretty awesome results.