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Intraphex delivers full infotainment and nav when Chevy may not

Intraphex introduced multiple OEM integration kits that enhance and upgrade the capabilities of the infotainment screens for popular GM makes and models.

WTF-SPORT, Hybrid Edition: Lexus GS 450h gets F-SPORT variant

We’ve tested a 2013 Lexus GS 450h and found it to be a veritable hot rod among hybrids, with tuning seemingly focused more on outright performance than on maximum fuel economy. To further that hi-po hybrid strategy, the Lexus GS 450h is getting an F-SPORT model.

UberCHOPPER takes Uber to the air

Want to share a car? Uber’s got an app for that. Want to share a helicopter? If you’re near Malibu, you can do that, too — today only — via UberCHOPPER.

Prepare yourselves: Volvo Sensus Connect is coming

The Swedes are saying every 2015.5 model gets Volvo Sensus Connect, Volvo On Call, and integration with the Volvo On-Call smartphone app.

The Lengthy Li: Backseat fun in the BMW 750Li

Luckily for those of us with children who aren’t entertained by simply looking out the windows, the BMW 750Li’s rear-seat entertainment system delivers.

Fortissimo Fiat: On Fiat 500L fuel economy and infotainment

So after chillin’ in the Fiat 500L for the week, the fuel economy numbers are in. And I’m tired of pulling over to enter nav destinations.

Garmin Connext is MirrorLink in reverse, for airplanes

What if you could make MirrorLink work backwards? In effect, that’s what Garmin has done for pilots of general aviation aircraft.

Noteworthy: I like the Nissan Versa Note’s Versa-tile head unit

Unlike some econobox head units that force you into an either/or scenario, the Nissan Versa Note’s head unit can display nav directions and media details

2015 Hyundai Elantra touts robust infotainment selection

The 2015 Hyundai Elantra will be all-new. With the new model will come new infotainment options that present a robust choice for shoppers in the segment.

Rogue wave: We test the new-for-2014 Nissan Rogue

Let’s say it now: We like the new exterior and improved technology of the redesigned-for-2014 Nissan Rogue, but there are things we’re not crazy about, too.

Rover Takeover: Why the nav system in the Range Rover Sport is your travel companion.

Even Siri’s capabilities aren’t up to the Range Rover task — an exhaustive analysis of what services you can find at the next exit ramp!

Pioneer AppRadioLIVE goes LIVE

Pioneer AppRadioLIVE app brings car-focused smartphone app connectivity to aftermarket head units.