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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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2017 Ford Raptor Swoops will be a high tech marvel

The Ford Raptor is an extension of the automaker’s main F-150 line, but designed for dedicated off-road users — plus it gets extra tech upgrades for 2017.

My first impressions of the Volvo V60 Cross Country

Contrary to the image some stuck-in-the-past people may have at the name “Volvo,” the Volvo V60 Cross Country really is a sexy vehicle.

Grimey from the garage? Dispense Fast Orange hand cleaner like a rockstar!

Fast Orange hand cleaner now comes in a bottle with a rocker cap that can be used one-handed, according to Fast Orange maker Permatex.

The Tesla P85D is VERY impressive

Whether the Tesla P85D is in Sport mode or Insane Mode is irrelevant, this thing hauls no matter what!

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Lockheed Martin brings the frickin’ lasers!

You thought the Audi headlights with frickin’ LASER BEAMS were cool? Lockheed Martin has a real laser that can disable a car in an instant.

Mazda and iRacing collabo to bring cup cars to the screen

Mazdaspeed partnered with iRacing to create a realistic racing simulation of the next Mazda Miata cup car, and it is too cool.

Josh Carter’s bug eye WRX has a killer sound system

When asked what his favorite aspect of the sound system is, Josh said, “My favorite aspect right now is the fullness of the sound I have.” I agree.

Behind the wheel of Ubisoft’s racing game “The Crew”

Decision time: I get behind the wheel in Ubisoft’s arcade racing game, “The Crew” to decide once and for all if it hits all the right buttons for me.

A year-end thanks from your friends at Car Tech Tell

It’s been quite a year here at Car Tech Tell. We wanted to take a moment to thank each of you out there who has made it possible.

Saab gets stay of execution by court order

Those hellbent on transforming Saab into a new-age purveyor of Swedish-built, Asian-financed EVs now get a bit longer to reorganize their finances.

Audi gets steamy in film adaptation of “50 Shades of Grey”

Audi of America announced the brand will be featured in “Fifty Shades of Grey,” which will be released to theaters February 13, 2015.