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Thu 5:36 AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Google, Mercedes-Benz also can now legally test autonomous technology on state roads.

Tue 1:52 PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

New Mustang V6 is off 3 mpg from the previous model with automatic transmission and 1 mpg with manual.

Mon 2:42 PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

CEO Elon Musk says all the company's cars will eventually have 'autopilot' technology.

Mon 8:16 AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Idaho ranks first since it has 'a dichotomy of drivers' that either go too fast or too slow.

Sep 12, 2014 12:23PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Automaker will rely on Apple's CarPlay and Google's Android Auto instead of its own AppShop.

Sep 11, 2014 11:47AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

NHTSA chief calls for car companies to 'move forward aggressively on cybersecurity.'

Sep 9, 2014 11:22AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Project will encompass network of cameras and sensors along 120 miles of freeways.

Sep 8, 2014 8:19AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Although it debuted a car that virtually drives itself, the automaker will focus instead on active safety technology.

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  • Cliff Atiyeh

    Clifford Atiyeh has spent his entire life driving cars he doesn't own. Raised in Volvos, he has grown to love fast, irresponsible vehicles of all kinds. He is the senior news editor at MSN Autos and also reports for Car and Driver, Road & Track, The Boston Globe and other publications.
    In the garage: 21-speed Iron Horse, 2002 Jeep Wrangler X (not his)

  • Doug Newcomb

    Doug Newcomb has covered car technology for over 20 years for outlets ranging from Rolling Stone to Edmunds.com. In 2008, he published his first book, "Car Audio for Dummies" (Wiley). He lives and drives in Hood River, Ore., with his wife and two kids, who share his passion for cars and technology.
    In the garage: 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS, two 1984 Chevrolet Blazers, 2008 Honda CR-V

  • James Tate

    James Tate learned to drive stick at age 13 in a 1988 Land Cruiser - in La Paz, Bolivia. He's since been a mechanic, on a pit crew and has wrenched on every car he's owned since his first 1989 Honda CRX Si (and won't stop until the car is a 1973 Porsche 911 RS). His work has appeared in Car and Driver, Popular Mechanics, Automobile and others.
    In the garage: 1995 Porsche 911 Carrera, 1988 BMW M5