A trio of Mazda6 race cars powered by SKYACTIV-D diesel engines will face off at the Thunderhill 25-Hour race in a dealers-versus-factory showdown that you can stream live online — for all 25 hours, if you like.
I’ve talked badly about my dumb-yet-faithful LG501C Tracfone. Black Friday has finally put it out of its misery and has allowed me to usher myself into the modern era of in-car connectivity.
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.
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 dad and a fair amount of auto reviewers can’t seem to fall in love with the Ram 1500′s rotary gear selector, but I think it’s an idea whose time has come.
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 »
Who needs the hassle of setting up a VBOX BMW Group Technology Office USA and BMW M announced the release of ‘BMW M Laptimer’ App for iPhone iOS7 in iTunes App Store (https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/id684370062). ‘‘BMW M Laptimer’ app is a learning tool that records data directly from BMW vehicles’ equipped with the BMW Apps option to more »
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Auto Show (LA Auto Show) has announced several major exhibitors set to showcase the latest features in the automotive aftermarket and specialty vehicle industries at the Show’s highly-anticipated Aftermarket Hall, where attendees can discover and purchase virtually anything imaginable associated with cars, trucks, vans and SUVs, November 22 – more »
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 »
I have to give it to Audiovox (through their Advent division) for helping to streamline the process of getting an electric vehicle charging station with a J1772 connector into your garage. Automakers have come up with some ad-hoc solutions, or you would go to your local electrician and he or she would probably source 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 »
General Motors announced Thursday, Nov. 7 that its Chevrolet Tahoe PPV would expand with the addition of an automatic four-wheel drive pursuit vehicle to the existing two-wheel drive pursuit and four-wheel drive special service models.