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Sep 20, 2012 3:15PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

You can compete against other Hyundai drivers or with yourself to try to achieve the best fuel economy.

Sep 20, 2012 8:49AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Prototype won't be road-ready anytime soon, but does show promise for other applications.

Sep 19, 2012 8:44AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

With easy software upgrades, Tesla brings future of automotive infotainment to the present.

Sep 18, 2012 11:57AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Automatic Front and Rear Braking steps in to stop the car and avoid low-speed collisions.

Sep 17, 2012 10:23AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

GM’s plug-in hybrid being pressed into military service in “nontactical” capacity.

Sep 16, 2012 6:09AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

With the iPhone 5's new Lightning connector, Apple again leads automotive infotainment around by the nose. That could change thanks to Bluetooth audio.

Sep 13, 2012 10:27AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Camera in the passenger-side mirror shows a wide-angle view of the driver’s blind spot on an in-dash display.

Sep 12, 2012 12:22PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Patrick Dempsey is part of a duo racing in the Maserati MC Trofeo World Series.

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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