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Best tech cars of 2014

The following cars represent the most technically advanced available.

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI offers basic transportation at a bargain and an excellent engine, but techies will want to hold off for the improved 2015 model.

June 4, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating June 4, 2014

MSRP: $24,725.00

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Solar dish maker Stirling files for bankruptcy

Stirling Energy Systems, which once had giant utility contracts, heads to bankruptcy amid a price war and technology shift away from solar thermal and toward photovoltaics.

By September 30, 2011

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Solar-driven Stirling engines get to work

Stirling Energy Systems and Tessera Solar open a factory to build large reflective dishes that use the sun's heat to make electricity with little water.

By January 22, 2010

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World's tiniest motor can fit inside a cell and spin as fast as a jet engine

At less than one micrometer in size, the microscopic nanomotor could revolutionise controlled medical drug delivery.

By May 20, 2014

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Infinia dish turns out solar power with Stirling engine

Clean-tech company raises $50 million to bring its reflective dish to solar power plants.

By February 11, 2008

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2014 Toyota Highlander

With many tech touches in the cabin and a comfortable ride, the 2014 Toyota Highlander works well for the modern family, but it won't win any prizes for fuel economy.

March 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 25, 2014

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Solar Stirling engine company gets $9.5 million

Solar thermal. It's the hot word.

By June 14, 2007

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2015 Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E

Though its standard cabin tech is a mixed bag, the 2015 Volvo S60 T6 Drive E boasts loads of available safety features and one of the most complex and entertaining powertrains in this class.

May 16, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 16, 2014

MSRP: $38,150.00

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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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2014 BMW X5

The usefulness of connected features outweighs their hodgepodge organization in the 2014 BMW X5 xDrive35i, and the mediocre fuel economy might be a price worth paying for the excellent driving dynamics.

July 23, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating July 23, 2014

MSRP: $55,100.00