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Car Ownership - Technology

  • Comparison PDK vs Manual 2015 Porsche Boxster Cayman 003

    Porsche PDK vs Manual Transmission Comparison Review

    The crank starter was automated 100 years ago. The choke valve was automated 40 years ago. Cruise control was automated 20 years ago. The list of vehicle advancements that......

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    5 Common Car Transmission Types

    In the good “old days” — way back in 1985 — new cars and trucks were offered with a choice between a manual and an automatic transmission. The decision was......

  • 2017 Ford Super Duty Aluminum Body

    Ford F-150 Aluminum Body Review

    Five years from now the world will know if Ford‘s decision to use aluminum instead of steel for the passenger cabin and cargo bed of its all-new F-150 pickup was a brilliant move or an......

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    What is Mercedes Night View Assist with Spotlight Function

    Many of the higher-end vehicles from Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Audi, Rolls-Royce, and Cadillac are offered with an innovative night vision system for improved visibility......

  • audi a3 sport

    What Is The Audi A3 Sport Package?

    Audi's A3 is a small 4-door sedan powered by either a 170 HP turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that drives the front wheels or a 220 HP turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that uses Audi's quattro......

  • nissan around view monitor

    What Is The Nissan Around View Monitor?

    The Nissan Around View Monitor is a system that uses multiple cameras and a monitor to make it easier for drivers to park and maneuver in tight spaces. The system uses four wide-angle......

  • 2018 Genesis G90 surroundview camera and nav

    10 Cars with a Surround View Camera

    The surround view camera is one of the most useful new features we’ve come across in a long time. Using an array of cameras around the car (generally mounted in the front bumper,......

  • 2017 Audi Q7

    10 SUVs with Head-Up Displays

    While head up displays used to be limited to high-end luxury and sports cars, these days the systems are available on more and more vehicles, including a full number of SUVs. While some systems......

  • 2018 Lexus LX 570 seats

    10 Top SUVs with Ventilated Seats

    Although people used to shop for sport-utility vehicles primarily because they needed the capability, today’s customers are just as interested in SUVs with ventilated seats and......

  • GMC Truck Wifi

    10 Trucks with a Wi-Fi Hotspot

    When your truck is your office, staying connected is essential whether you’re on the road or at a job site. Wi-Fi connectivity provides a network in and around the truck to allow you......