As an executive sports touring car, the 2006 BMW M6 excels in every category, except perhaps styling. The transmission and chassis settings have learning curves, but the reward is effortless speed and control.
Offering just the navigation essentials and accurate directions, the TomTom One is an affordable and easy-to-use in-car GPS device for first-time buyers or anyone who wants a no-frills nav system.
Last week we wrote a piece on an initiative in California that, if approved by voters this November, would place fees on oil drilling and use the funds to develop an ethanol and alternative energy economy. Read more...Michael Kanellos, CNET News.com
Despite harsh terrain, mechanical problems and corrupt border police, participants in the Mongol Rally are getting through. Read more...Harry Fuller, CNET News.com
In this era of sharp political and religious divides, we can surely agree on one thing. Constantly watching the mileage measurements on the Prius's little video screen is really a mobilized video game. It's NOT simply driving a car. Read more...
Just last summer, hybrid cars didn't make much financial sense. One year and 35 cents a gallon later, they still might not, but they're getting much closer, according to a recent study from car-buying research Web site Edmunds.com.
Police are warning motorists in Wrexham and Flintshire to be on their guard against thieves targeting satellite navigation systems.
Selling electric vehicles with lithium ion batteries isn't getting easier, what with Apple and Dell recalling laptop batteries using the technology because of fire dangers.
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If Ford is forced to sell Jaguar, Aston Martin and Land Rover, who would be the likely buyers, and why?
Lugar asserted that none of the major stakeholders--the oil companies, the car companies, the federal government and U.S. consumers--are taking the necessary, substantive actions to address what he calls a national security emergency.
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