Diesel, More or Less

Less Diesel So you may have heard a little something about VW and diesel and cheating the EPA’s emissions tests. And you may have heard that the Chevy Cruise diesel was named in a lawsuit for similar cheating practices in summer 2016. Things are not going well for diesel, which was anticipated to be one…

Ford Models from 2010-2016 Can Get Tech Upgrades

If you’ve got a Ford or Lincoln built between 2010 and 2016, you don’t have to be left out of the automotive technology revolution. Owners of these cars can head to the dealership this summer to get upgraded to Ford’s SmartLink service. It’s easy-peasy. Dealerships have devices that plug into the OBD II port under…

UConnect Theater Goes Beyond DVDs

by Sara Lacey Chrysler’s UConnect in-vehicle technology system has a $1,995 option called UConnect Theater. UConnect Theater provides entertainment to rear-seat occupants beyond the usual DVD (or USB, or Blu-Ray) player. I mean it has that, which is cool, but that’s not what I’m talking about in this post. UConnect Theater, debuting in the 2017…