Technically Speaking

In this ongoing series, Digital Trends contributor Marcus Amick talks with the designers, engineers and decision makers that shape the technology in the cars we drive.

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Like it or not, insurance rates are being driven by tech that tracks how and where you drive

With more than 900,000 people signed up for Progressive’s snapshot, the carrier is a driving force in the world of telematics-based insurance pricing. But more of the technology centered rates are definitely on the horizon.


How Chevy pulled out the stops (and piled in the tech) for the new Corvette Stingray

Top Chevy exec says the new 2014 Corvette will exceed everything in the segment. But it's his scope of potential new buyers that's most intriguing.


Will we ever see an electric R8? Audi’s product guru talks 2014 and beyond

Following my test drive of the new Audi R8 in Malibu, we had the opportunity to talk more with Mark Fruechtnicht, Audi’s product manager for the R8, about changes found in the 2014 model.