Google Glass for your helmet sounds good in theory, but in practice it's a bit lacking.
Just because you drive an old car doesn't mean you can't have the fancy safety gadgets.
If a GoPro camera and a performance data recorder had a baby, it would be the new Horizon dashcam.
The Zus USB 12-volt adapter not only includes two USB charging ports, it also automatically saves your parked car's location to your phone.
With its fast response times, easy-to-use navigation and audio, and support for Apple CarPlay and Android Audio, Sync 3 is a huge boost for Ford cars.
The R1 Pro's video looks good, but the lack of telemetry information about speed and location limit this dashcam's output for litigation, and US insurance rules more generally lessen the need for this type of evidence.
BMW will show off its new AirTouch technology at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this year.
Carloudy, a new head-up display Kickstarter project, shows turn-by-turn navigation and speed limits in easy view on your windshield.
iOS addicts and fans of straightforward tech will find plenty of reasons to move to Apple CarPlay and never look back.
Voyomotive comes up with a device adding connected features and advanced engine control to almost any 2008-and-after model year car.
Joby, notable for its flexible GorillaPod camera mounts, comes up with a sturdy vent mount for its smartphone holder.
Solving a tragic but recurrent problem, the Nabi Smart Clip alerts you if you walk away from your car with a baby still inside.
This portable lithium ion battery packs enough juice to start a car with a dead battery or charge a smartphone five times over.
The Escort Passport Max 2 will accurately let you know when law enforcement has set up a speed trap with active radar, but its high visibility on your dashboard might garner unwanted attention.
With all of the features we want and none of the duplicates, Pioneer's AVH-4100NEX is the simplest, most cost-effective option for drivers who just want to add Android Auto or Apple CarPlay to their ride.
Financial responsibility laws for drivers often make dashcams superfluous, but if one makes sense in your driving climate, the Thinkware Dash Cam X500 not only reliably records collision footage but offers a few extras that might come in handy, such as speed camera warnings.
The Aukey Portable Bluetooth Receiver comes with more features than many similar products and a clever means of remotely controlling playback from your phone, but it will involve running wires to a power outlet and an auxiliary input in a car.
With its jump-start capability and flashlight, the PowerAll Element makes for an excellent addition to any car's emergency kit, and can also recharge phones and tablets.