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Drive better with the new Garmin Drive product line

If getting directions from your GPS just isn't enough anymore, you may want to consider looking into the new Garmin Drive product line, which seeks to increase drivers' situational awareness.
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Faraday Future’s FFZERO1 isn’t a car, it’s a template for the future of transport

The design exercise isn't destined for production, but is an example of what its planned modular platform is capable of.
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US Department of Justice sues VW, Audi, and Porsche for alleged Clean Air Act violations

On January 4, the U.S. Department of Justice filed a civil complaint against Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche for allegedly violating the Clean Air Act. The complaint accuses the brands of fitting nearly 600,000 diesel engines with an illegal…
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To save Subaru owners money, Liberty Mutual’s RightTrack app offers real-time driving tips

Liberty Mutual and Subaru have introduced the RightTrack insurance app at CES 2016. Powered by the Clarion Smart Access platform, RightTrack gives drivers real-time feedback on their driving style, which can lower insurance premiums and…
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Volvo and Ericsson don’t want autonomous-car passengers to ever go without Netflix

Volvo and Ericsson plan to develop an "intelligent" media-streaming system for future self-driving cars that will tailor video streaming to a specific route, in order to help passengers make the most of their free time.
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FCA jumps on the CarPlay/Android Auto bandwagon with its 4th-gen Uconnect system

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' Uconnect infotainment system will get several updates, including available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, the carmaker announced at CES. The new system will arrive later this year.
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Bosch’s next-gen touchscreen uses haptic feedback to generate the feel of real buttons

Bosch will show the future of in-car tech at the annual CES show. The company has developed a new touchscreen that generates the feel of real buttons, and it is working on a state-of-the-art wrong-way detection technology that can save…
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GM just joined forces with Lyft in a major way

To celebrate the new year, General Motors has just invested $500 million in Lyft, and between the two of them, they're going to create an "integrated network of on-demand autonomous vehicles in the U.S."
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Toyota updates in-car connectivity and safety features for 2017 model year vehicles

Toyota has announced a series of car connectivity features to improve vehicle safety and convenience. The updates will be introduced on 2017 model cars in the U.S. and Japan before a global rollout.
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Toyota is first to sign on for Ford's SmartDeviceLink app platform

Ford can now claim Toyota and suppliers QNX and UIEvolution as partners in its SmartDeviceLink app connectivity platform. Ford is courting other carmakers as well, hoping to turn the platform into an industry standard.
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First-ever BMW 5 Series plug-in hybrid could offer over 20 miles of emissions-free driving

BMW will launch two plug-in hybrid variants of the next-gen 5 Series. The 530e will offer 280 hp and a 20-mile electric range, while the more powerful 540e will up the ante with 326 ponies but it will only boast 18 miles of emissions-free…