Amir Iliaifar

Amir Iliaifar

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Associate Automotive Section Editor for Digital Trends, Amir Iliaifar covers the ever increasing cross-section between tech and automobiles. When he's not out reviewing the latest car and car tech, Amir can be found waking up at ungodly hours of the morning in order to watch his beloved football clubs: Arsenal F.C. and Juventus F.C.. You can find him on Twitter (@digitalamir) and Instagram (digitalamir), or contact him directly at ailiaifar@digitaltrends.com.
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Car Review

2013 Cadillac XTS Review

2013 Cadillac XTS review.
Cars

Automotive tech a la carte: Upgrade your ride with these technology add-ons

You might not have the fanciest set of wheels but that doesn't mean you have to go and throw huge cash down on a new ride. Instead, try these simple add-ons to bring your car's sophistication up a few notches.
Cars

460 horsepower, 30mpg: How GM’s Corvette engineers pulled off the impossible

Sports cars aren't exactly renowned for their fuel economy and efficiency but according to Chevy engineers, the 2014 Corvette Stingray is aiming to change all that.
Car Review

2014 Acura RDX Review

2014 Acura RDX review.
Cars

BMW’s i3 needs to shock the EV market if it wants to be Bavaria’s battery-powered champ

Being first to market can be crucial for new and emerging technologies, and with the impending release of BMW's eco-conscious "i" sub-brand, the German automaker would do well to roll out its electric i3 city car sooner rather than later.
Cars

Holy Rollers: Vatican vehicles past and present

Pope Francis has asked his flock to trade opulence for austerity, but the Vatican's garage full of Popemobiles are some of the most expensive cars built the last 83 years.
Cars

Lose your license in style with the world’s 13 fastest production cars

When it comes to pure speed we already know the fastest cars are often the most expensive, but which ones deserve to be parked in the garages of our dreams?
Cars

Review: Can Kia’s Cadenza command $41,000? Maybe with an Audi badge

First impressions are hard to shake but when you’re a car company it’s important to move past negative preconceptions. With the release of its first-ever luxury car, the 2014 Kia Cadenza, the Korean automaker is looking to shake its…
Car Review

2014 Kia Cadenza Review

2014 Kia Cadenza review.
Cars

‘GlassTesla’ app harnesses the power of Google Glass to control your Model S

It was bound to happen and now it has. A San Jose-based developer has just introduced a new app that allows users to harness the power of Google Glass to control various functions of their Model S.
Cars

Review: Comfy and hideous, Infiniti’s 2013 QX56 is the sweatpants of the SUV world

Are advanced automated driving aids and a fleet-footed V8 enough to make up for the 2013 Infiniti QX56's poor fuel economy and bumbling road manners? Or is it bested by some of its more refined luxury rivals?
Car Review

2013 Infiniti QX56 Review

2013 Infiniti QX56 review.