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run-flat tires

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Smarter Driver, Understanding run-flat tires

You may have heard about run-flat tires but unless you drive certain cars, odds are you probably don't have them. CNET's Brian Cooley explains why this forward thinking tire technology just couldn't become the standard for all tires.

By July 14, 2013

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Flat tire? MapQuest iPhone app now offers roadside assistance

You can now get membership-free towing and other services from Urgent.ly via the app, but you'll have to pay for the work itself, of course.

By November 11, 2014

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Out with the air: Bridgestone shows off tires you never have to inflate

Bringing new meaning to the term flat tire, the Japanese company shows a second-generation prototype of its airless tires at the Paris Motor Show.

By October 3, 2014

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Bluetooth sensors constantly check car tire pressure, send alerts

Just replace the valve caps on your tires with these Fobo Tire sensors making a run on Indiegogo and you'll always know when your tires need a burst of air.

By September 11, 2014

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Corvette chief engineer Tadge Juechter on the evolution from Stingray to Z06 and C7.R

The new Corvette Stingray has been winning awards left and right since its unveiling last year. We speak with the car's chief engineer about the just-unveiled Z06 edition, and how that became the C7.R racer.

By January 14, 2014

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BMW i3 declassified: Why the Bavarian Motor Works' little EV has big potential

BMW is one of the most respected brands in the world of performance and luxury cars. With new players and innovations shaking up the industry, it needed a shot in the arm. Thus was born Project i.

By November 19, 2013

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All-new Chevy Impala and Range Rover Sport (CNET On Cars, Episode 22)

Is the Chevy Impala an icon reinvented, or is it still Grandpa's car? A new Range Rover for 007, more power from your car in 1 hour, and the tech "highlights" of the Top 5 worst-selling cars.

By July 14, 2013

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2012 Lexus LFA: A wet first drive

As a showpiece of the absolute apex of Japanese performance in a road-going car, the Lexus LFA is definitely a car that needs to be experienced.

By November 9, 2011

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Tesla Model S Beta 1: A glimpse of the future from the passenger seat

CNET editor Wayne Cunningham gets a ride in a beta version of the Model S from Tesla, the first real car from the company that is changing the way we see electric cars.

By October 3, 2011

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2011 Lotus Evora S first drive

With a chassis designed using race car architecture, the Lotus Evora S is a precision handling machine. A supercharger gives it 99 horsepower per liter. CNET Car Tech takes it out on the track.

By June 8, 2011