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Alpina rolls out a 600-horsepower BMW 5 Series -- but it'll cost you

Built on BMW's own assembly lines, the B5 Biturbo brings M5 power -- and then some -- to both sedans and wagons.

By November 23, 2015

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Best tech cars of 2015

The following cars represent the most technically advanced available.


Nokia sells Here maps business to carmakers Audi, BMW and Daimler

The deal shows how important mapping and location data are to the future of the car industry, particularly in the coming era of self-driving cars.

By August 3, 2015


Get 50GB of iDrive Android cloud storage for 99 cents

That's not 99 cents per day or even per month -- that's 99 cents for an entire year. And every year after that.

By April 9, 2014


Everything you need to know about the Dawn, 'the sexiest Rolls-Royce ever'

Rolls-Royce's new 2016 Dawn convertible features V-12 power, gorgeous open-pore wood, night vision and a transmission that takes its shifting orders from satellites.

By September 15, 2015


BMW finally embraces touchscreens, adds gesture control

The next generation of BMW's iDrive infotainment control system may very well use a touchscreen, and let drivers accept phone calls and adjust volume with gestures.

By January 6, 2015


Spotify launches in BMW dashboards

At the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, BMW announced it added Spotify to its roster of ConnectedDrive apps.

By November 20, 2014


BMW iDrive 4.2

At the 2013 New York International Auto Show, BMW rolled out an update of its popular iDrive system, which now includes a 4G hot spot and four new apps.

By March 28, 2013


Self-driving cars, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto take over CES 2015

It was a stunning CES for automotive tech, with major advances in self-driving car technology being shown off by Audi, Mercedes-Benz, BMW and a number of automotive suppliers. In addition, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will connect with your favorite phone in many cars.

By January 8, 2015


2014 Tech Car of the Year: A carbon fiber hyper hybrid

CNET's judges weighed in on the best cars we drove this year, picking the most advanced from an impressive field. In addition, check out the Car Tech 10, our awards for a variety of achievements in the automotive industry.

By December 17, 2014


What mattered on Day 1 at CES 2015

The crowds have hit the ground running at CES in search of the novel and interesting technology that wasn't covered on Press Day. Here's everything you need to know from Day 1.

By January 6, 2015