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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.

Nissan LEAF powers London artist’s graffiti

A Nissan LEAF powered the creation of an artist’s unique graffiti installation in London, according to Nissan.

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.

#MASHUP: Nissan LEAF meets Nissan Frontier in EV pickup truck

Nissan’s Technical Center had a crazy idea: Why not take a Nissan LEAF electric vehicle (EV) and slap a bed from a Nissan Frontier pickup truck on the back instead of a hatch? The crazier part? They actually did it.

Taxi Wars, Deutschland Edition: Uber ban lifted in Germany

This week, a court lifted a ban on Uber rideshare service in Germany despite protestations from Taxi Deutschland, a German taxi trade group that fought to keep Uber out of the country.

Ford F-150 parts have UV ray-beating tech

We’ve all seen vehicles that age not-so-gracefully. We’ve even seen our share of vehicles that age disgracefully. A lot of the blame centers on ultraviolet (UV) rays. Ford engineers have been working on Ford F-150 parts to ensure they can withstand the worst UV conditions on earth and still look as good as day one when you make your last truck payment.

Elio to sell equipment from factory ahead of 2015 production

Elio Motors says it will be taking the unusual step of selling some of the equipment it bought from the former General Motors truck plant in Shreveport, LA ahead of its planned 2015 production start date.

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!

Charter Communications orders more than 800 Ford Transit vans

Charter Communications, the nation’s fourth-largest cable operator, has purchased more than 800 new full-size Ford Transit vans for its fleet.

Toyota U2 concept is highly customizable for makers

Inspired by the “maker” movement — that is, young, high-tech do-it-yourselfers — the Toyota U2 concept is highly customizable, according to the automaker.

Real Wraith: Top 5 Rolls-Royce Wraith tech conversation starters

A friend of mine of means told me, “You won’t be able to get gas in the Wraith.” Huh?