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Learn more about GPS, car stereos, HD Radio, CD and MP3 players and other car tech.

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New car technology that saves you gas money

New car technology that saves you gas money

There's a simple way to reduce fuel consumption that more and more traditional gas engine cars are using to save you gas and money. And it's right beneath your feet!

The #1 safety feature in your car

The #1 safety feature in your car

With all the new safety features in cars, there's one that remains the make-or-break feature you need. Make sure you car has this to avoid serious crash injury...

Electric car deals create short supply

After telling you several weeks ago that automakers are rolling out great leasing offers on electric vehicles, I now have a new situation to report: Electric vehicles are in short supply on dealer lots!  Range anxiety had been a big reason why people weren't buying electric cars. That's the fear ...

Why A Diesel Engine Won't Automatically Save You Money

Have you been eyeing a diesel-powered car in the hopes of bringing down the cost of driving?  Have the advertisements promising 45 mpg got you convinced that diesel is the secret to lowering your cost per mile? As enticing as these ads are, there are costs that cloud the waters ...

Govt mandates rear cameras in new cars

Govt mandates rear cameras in new cars

The government is about to mandate technology in new cars that will save lives and prevent injury. The goal is agreeable to all, but is a mandate the right means to acheive it?

Car tires that get safer with use

Car tires that get safer with use

Car tire safety is about to improve, thanks to new technology that makes the tire safer with daily use.

Is your car spying on you?

What is the proper role of "black boxes" in automobiles? I believe they should be used to make the design and manufacturing of cars safer, not to spy on us. Years ago, I went crazy when a car rental company in New England tracked people via the Event Data Recorders ...

Automatic offers smart driving assistant to save money on gas

Are you willing to put yourself to the driving test? Then get ready for new technology that can grade your performance on the road and maybe save you money. Automatic.com  offers a $100 device that plugs into your car's diagnostic port and then synchs up to your smartphone. With Automatic, ...

How to find the best auto repair shops

When the chips are down and you need a car repair, where's the best place to get it done? Back in 1987, I bought an Acura Integra. When it needed service, a friend who also had an Integra recommended a dedicated shop that only worked on Hondas and Acuras. It's ...

The Clark Smart steps for buying a new car

If you're in the market for a new car, here are my tips for making a smart purchase: First, go to your credit union, online bank or traditional bank and prequalify for a car loan (or apply online.) That tells you how much car you can afford and what type ...

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