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transmission

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Your Emails: What's the tech behind continuously variable transmissions?

Brian Cooley explains the tech of CVTs and why they're not used for more performance applications.​

By November 12, 2015

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Rivals: BMW M3 vs. Mercedes-AMG C63 vs. Cadillac ATS-V

Can Cadillac's upstart ATS-V really challenge BMW's legendary M3 and Mercedes-AMG's thunderous C63 for sport-sedan supremacy?

By January 21, 2016

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How to buy the best convertible

Convertibles are all about fresh air, fun and freedom. Here's how to find the one that's right for you.

By January 29, 2016

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How to buy the best minivan

Practicality and utility rule in this segment. Let's look at your options.

By January 27, 2016

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How to buy the best car for your family

Whether you already have a big family or are just starting a new one, we'll help you find the right car to carry them all.

By January 28, 2016

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No money, no problem with these affordable cars

From bare bones to econo-boxes to vehicles that offer terrific value for money, affordable cars are a huge segment.

By January 25, 2016

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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

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How To: Drive a modern automatic transmission

CNET's Brian Cooley gets behind the wheel of a Mazda3 and shows you how to drive a modern, shiftable, automatic transmission.

By February 18, 2014

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What is HDMI 2.0a?

HDMI 2.0a is the latest update to the HDMI specification. Here's what it is, and what it means, and why you should care.

By April 27, 2015

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Road to the future: Understanding Koenigsegg's Direct Drive system

Swedish car maker Koenigsegg envisions a drive system without a multigear transmission. Brian Cooley explains how the technology works.

By April 7, 2015