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These radar detector apps should help during your summer travels

If you’re traveling this Memorial Day weekend, you may want to look into radar detector or GPS smartphone apps. Considering all the warm-weather construction and the abundance of law enforcement officers who will be giving out tickets, this info could prove quite useful.

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TN officially recognizes Uber, Lyft with new regs

Tennessee General Assembly has sent a bill to Gov. Bill Haslam’s desk that issues formal regulations of ride-share services like Uber and Lyft.

New BMW ConnectedDrive Portal goes live

BMW announced its new BMW ConnectedDrive Portal has gone live and can be accessed anywhere there is an internet connection.

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Ghosn pens “The truth about Autonomous Drive cars”

Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn wrote an editorial about the future of autonomous drive cars, which of course interests us.

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.

Spaceship: The 2015 Ford Transit Connect visits us

Some would struggle to deliver a family-friendly vehicle based on a commercial platform, but the Ford Transit Connect does it well.

Could Nuance Dragon Drive Mobile give us talk-to-start?

Nuance Dragon Drive Mobile promises to bring the next generation of voice recognition capabilities to the car. Talk-to-start? Maybe not — yet. But soon?

Exclusive: We try SYNC 3 in the new Mustang

Ford’s new SYNC 3 system seems to be the best infotainment of the bunch. I was able to try it out today in an actual Ford Mustang. Are you ready for this?

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Medallion prices down, but Uber ain’t killed NYC taxis yet

Uber’s rise in New York City may have cheapened taxi medallions there, but it hasn’t hurt the company that grants loans to taxi companies to buy medallions.

New Audi Q7 doing it big at NAIAS

The 2016 Audi Q7 reportedly is the first-ever vehicle to be honored with the “Best Designed Interior” award at North American International Auto Show.