Many of the vehicles that roll through the CNET garage are packed to the gills with gadgets, gizmos, and cool and thoughtful tech features. However, for our car stereo and accessory reviews, we turn to our Car Tech rolling test lab, a vehicle chosen because it is a black canvas with no amenities and hardly any features worth mentioning.
The stark contrast observed hopping back and forth between the two classes of vehicles has taught me a very important lesson about myself: I don't like being without car tech. Yes, dear readers, I've been spoiled by high-tech gadgets.
With this in mind, I've rounded up a few of the tech amenities that I just can't live without.