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Oct 7, 2012 2:38PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Now that self-parking systems are common, the next step is parking without the owner present.

Oct 5, 2012 1:15PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Despite decline, a motorcycle is stolen every 11 minutes in the U.S.

Oct 5, 2012 11:30AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

One for each Justice League character will be custom-built and promoted at U.S. events.

Oct 4, 2012 6:24PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Slower acceleration on hills and when resuming cruise control is the trade-off for better fuel economy.

Oct 3, 2012 11:14AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

A clerical error is blamed for the buyer receiving a $5,000-plus discount on a Traverse, and a communication error for calling the cops.

Oct 2, 2012 11:49AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Prototype Android application uses dual cameras to watch drivers and the road.

Oct 1, 2012 8:21AM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

The automaker "repurchased" two of the all-electric vehicles as a "goodwill gesture."

Sep 30, 2012 12:56PM on Exhaust NotesBy Douglas Newcomb

Enthusiast fans of the brand would rather see videos highlighting BMW’s performance prowess than tech features.

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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