As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.
CNET On Cars is all about the biggest piece of tech in your life: Your car. Brian Cooley gets his hands on all the high tech cars, reveals their new technologies and shows you how they perform in the real world.
For Road Trip 2015, CNET talks with the University of Michigan's Peter Sweatman about the rapid merging of computers and cars, and the fake city in Ann Arbor where it's being put to the test.
Volkswagen's new MIB II infotainment system for its 2016 models rolls in a heap of new features, including compatibility with both Google and Apple's car systems.
Head-up displays, projecting navigation and driver information on the windshield, may seem like complex technology, but with its SenseHUD, SenseDriver Technologies shows that they don't have to be.
Brian Cooley discusses why LATCH fasteners (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) are such a pain and offers up three cars that get them right.
Ferrari released photos and details of its 488 Spider, a new roadster with a retractable hard top to be unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show in September.
Brian Cooley takes a look at invisible car technologies that aim to make it easier for the driver to see out from the car -- no more car roof pillars or second-row headrests blocking the driver's view of the road.
Along the way to fully self-driving cars, we'll make several stops, one of which may be the crash-proof car. Brian Cooley explains.
Ford Edge is nothing but better, except for one glaring exception in the middle of the dash.
Vinli goes beyond basic fuel economy monitoring with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi hotspotting, GPS and more.