Consumer Electronics Show

Cool Car Stuff at CES 2020

By Brian Normile on January 10, 2020

The Consumer Electronics Show, held in in Las Vegas, is a yearly chance to see the future of, well, consumer electronics. CES is a smorgasbord of technologies that range from the currently useful t... Read More
10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Jumps Genesis GV80

By Matt Schmitz on January 8, 2020

What we like and dislike about the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid, revived after an eight-year absence, tops our weekly list of the 10 most read news stories of the week. Read More
Jeep Will Plug Three Coming Plug-ins, Including a Wrangler, at 2020 CES

By Fred Meier on January 1, 2020

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ climb up the electrification hill will accelerate in the new year with the debut of three plug-in hybrids from its popular Jeep brand — including a variant of the signatu... Read More
8 Cars, Concepts and Technologies That Ruled 2019 CES

January 11, 2019

Cars that drive on their own, talk to each other and even step over obstacles are all part of the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show, held in Las Vegas. CES is more than just a hazy hint of some distan... Read More
Heads Up, Chevy Bolt and Tesla Model 3! 2019 Nissan Leaf Plus Series Goes Long

By Fred Meier on January 10, 2019

Competes with: Chevrolet Bolt EV, Hyundai Kona Electric, Kia Niro Electric, Tesla Model 3 Looks like: The current second-generation Leaf with “Plus” badging Drivetrain: 160-kilowatt... Read More
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class: Still Small but Bigger on Tech, Safety

By Brian Wong on January 8, 2019

Competes with: Acura ILX, Audi A3, BMW 2 Series Looks like: The Sporty Spice to the A-Class’ Posh Spice Drivetrain: 221-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder making 258 pounds-feet... Read More
Can New Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class Catch Up With Entry-Level A-Class?

By Aaron Bragman on December 19, 2018

Hey out there: Who wants a new Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan with less headroom and a higher price tag? Apparently the company thinks someone out there wants this and has released a teaser image of t... Read More
Toyota Adds Amazon Alexa, Android Auto Adds Google Assistant

By Brian Normile on July 19, 2018

CARS.COM — After a holiday season where many Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant-enabled devices were exchanged as gifts, in-car technology continues with its march toward fully integrating your car i... Read More
We Drive Deep-Learning Audi at CES 2017

July 12, 2018

CARS.COM — Leave it to us to find the slacker of the self-driving car world here at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. “This car, until four days ago, didn’t know anythi... Read More
BMW Demonstrates Holographic Dash at CES 2017

June 27, 2018

CARS.COM — BMW’s 3-D holographic dashboard, called HoloActive Touch, looks straight out of “Star Wars,” but it gives a real hint of the future of BMW cabins coming within the next... Read More