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Mon 4:24 AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Climate control system monitors carbon-dioxide levels to keep the driver from becoming drowsy.

Fri 7:19 AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Luxury land yacht a standout among more modest cars on Ward's 10 Best Interiors list.

Wed 2:52 PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Smartphone-based infotainment platform brings navigation, messaging and social media to the dash.

Wed 8:54 AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Cameras allow driver to peer through the front and underside of the vehicle to look for obstacles.

Apr 8, 2014 1:10PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Analysis shows car companies with least number of recalls over the past 30 years and which ones alert owners the fastest.

Apr 7, 2014 11:55AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Metrocab is modeled after London’s traditional, boxy black taxi cab, but is mostly emissions-free and can get up to 100 mpg.

Apr 6, 2014 6:47PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Base-level audio system has three unique tone controls — that don’t help sound quality.

Apr 3, 2014 8:47AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Law would allow drivers to take deer and smaller animals without first notifying authorities.

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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