Car Accessories

Lemur BlueDriver
REVIEW

Lemur BlueDriver

For its price, the BlueDriver is a convenient tool for those who want some ability to work on and understand modern engines.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 24, 2014
iBolt xProDock Connect
REVIEW

iBolt xProDock Connect

The iBolt xProDock Connect's strong hardware and flexible software work well together, but the NFC gimmick feels like a DIY hack.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 11, 2014
Zubie Key Connected Car Service
REVIEW

Zubie Key Connected Car Service

The Zubie Connected Car Service keeps good track of the family car and can help people be better drivers, but the lack of fuel economy information is a big miss.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 6, 2014
Vehicle Diagnostics by Delphi
REVIEW

Vehicle Diagnostics by Delphi

Delphi's Vehicle Diagnostics system works best as a tool for parents who let their kids drive the family car, as it shows the car location and will trigger an alert if the car leaves a proscribed area.

3 stars Editors' rating on June 27, 2013
TextBuster
REVIEW

TextBuster

The TextBuster system makes good on its promise to bust text-messaging and apps, but paying hardware prices for what's basically a software solution is a hard pill to swallow.

3 stars Editors' rating on May 1, 2013

MSRP: $179.00

Sony MEX-GS600BT
REVIEW

Sony MEX-GS600BT

The Sony MEX-GS600BT's App Remote function is not very useful without a dashboard mount for your phone, but everything else about this full-featured car stereo makes it easily recommendable.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 22, 2013
Automatic Labs Automatic
REVIEW

Automatic Labs Automatic

The Automatic driving assistant helps drivers who know nothing about cars to monitor and boost their fuel efficiency with plug-and-play ease and a simple interface that even laymen can understand.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 12, 2013

MSRP: $99.95

Inrete Automatica
REVIEW

Inrete Automatica

Although an interesting idea in automatically updated portable storage, the Automatica's functionality is easily duplicated on a smartphone.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 22, 2013
Satechi SCH-121 Cup Holder Mount for Smartphones & Tablets
REVIEW

Satechi SCH-121 Cup Holder Mount for Smartphones & Tablets

Depending on the position and nature of your car's cup holders, the Satechi SCH-121 Cup Holder Mount is a reasonable alternative to windshield-mounting a tablet.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 26, 2012
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
PLX Kiwi Bluetooth
REVIEW

PLX Kiwi Bluetooth

At less than half what you'd expect to pay for a standalone device, the PLX Kiwi Bluetooth is a great OBD monitoring solution for the Android smartphone-toting car geek.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 28, 2012