Here's How You Might Drive Your Next SUV From A Smartphone

Land Rover went a little bland with the design on their Discovery Vision Concept, but they made a good effort to compensate by cramming in a Starship Enterprise complement of gadgets. And the remote-control driving feature is far and away the coolest one. » 4/16/14 10:19am 4/16/14 10:19am

Mopar Already Offers A Lowering Kit For The 2015 Jeep Renegade

Surely there are literally people out there who just can't wait to make the 2015 Jeep Renegade they can buy in a year look more like a Scion xB. At least that's what Mopar thinks, as Renegade accessory list is already as long as a medieval scroll. » 3/04/14 7:33pm 3/04/14 7:33pm

This iPad Car Holder From Hammacher Is An Exciting New Way To Die In A …

You know how you've always wanted your mangled corpse to be pried out of the remains of your smoldering car, but have always been too ashamed to make it happen because of the crappy paperbacks and magazines you read while driving? Then, buddy, are you in luck. » 8/28/12 2:30pm 8/28/12 2:30pm

BrakeNutz. Yeah, You Read That Right, Brake... Nutz.

Let's say you're looking for a way to spice up the tail-end of pickup truck and regular truck nutz » 10/06/08 4:30pm 10/06/08 4:30pm just don't do it for you. Perhaps something more tasteful and yet more flashy — literally. Enter BrakeNutz, a clear set of polycarbonate Nutz with dual-element LEDs inside. Those strategically placed lights are wired to…

How To Buy A Toyota Emblem...From A GM Dealership?!

We all know the Chevy Cavalier. You may also remember Toyota sold a badge-engineered platform prostitute version in the Japanese Domestic Market that was built by GM. But — did you know you could actually buy a Toyota emblem from a GM dealership with a valid GM part number? We assumed we could. But intrepid souls at » 7/09/08 11:15am 7/09/08 11:15am

A Look Back At Digital Gauges

Whether you're a fan of digital gauges or not, you no doubt remember their prevalence during the glorious 1980s. Everything from the Dodge Daytona Shelby Z to the Nissan 300ZX Turbo to the Chevy C4 Corvette complemented the era's best futuristic vehicle design with digital gauges. Motive Magazine highlighted some of… » 7/08/08 2:20pm 7/08/08 2:20pm

Party-A-CarGo Kicks Tailgating Up A Notch

With football season looming, it's time to begin preparations for tailgating season. And if you want to enjoy all of the fun of tailgating — music, beer and more beer — without any of the hassle, the Party-A-CarGo box is the way to go. This diamond-plated supercooler includes everything you need for a good time,… » 6/30/08 4:30pm 6/30/08 4:30pm

Truck Antlers Provide Outlet For Censored Truck Nutz Owners

Listen up, hunters. You no longer have to wait for Easter or Christmas to dress up your ride: There are finally stupid accessories for you, too! Meet Trunk Antlers. As the slogan goes, "They turn your truck ... into a buck." You stupid fu...oh, wait, that was it. » 6/25/08 3:30pm 6/25/08 3:30pm

Mercedes-Benz Adds Factory iPhone Integration

Mercedes-Benz is getting hip with the youngsters by announcing that it will support the Apple iPhone by way of a center-console mounted cradle. The good news about this is that the switching between audio and telephone functions seems to be pretty seamless using the center display and steering-wheel controls. The bad… » 6/19/08 2:40pm 6/19/08 2:40pm

FM Transmitter Looks Like A Shift Knob To Entertain, Confuse, Baffle

In an attempt to help your FM transmitter "blend into your car's dashboard," Green House has produced and released a pretty simple FM transmitter that looks like a shift-knob. It plugs into the standard 12V DC power outlet and includes an audio jack for plugging in an MP3 player and a USB port for charging supported… » 6/03/08 1:00pm 6/03/08 1:00pm

Griffin Launches Two More Auto iPod Accessories

Using an iPod or iPhone in a car is going to be that much easier thanks to the latest round of goods from Griffin Technology. The WindowSeat is an oddly named, but simple gadget. It's a suction windshield mount for the iPhone or iPod Touch. If the next generation iPhone gets some legitimate GPS, this will be a nice $30 … » 5/29/08 2:40pm 5/29/08 2:40pm

Bluetooth Handsfree Visor Car Kit Has Caller ID

This post is dedicated to the residents of the second best state in the continental United States: California. You folks only have a little over a month left until the handsfree type of devices are required by law so we're here to help you get ready for that with some viable options for continued chatter. One option is … » 5/28/08 2:00pm 5/28/08 2:00pm