Sony Mobility: Sony’s Kenichiro Yoshida describes the functionality of the interior of the Sony Vision S SUV electric car, shown in prototype form at CES 2022

Sony Forms Company to Explore Launch of Electric Vehicles at CES...

EVs seem to be a gateway technology to auto manufacturing, even for storied consumer electronics companies better known for more traditional gadgets.
Sales of eBikes on the Rise at CE Retailers

Sales of E-Bikes Go Full Throttle

Sales continue to climb for these tech-infused two-wheelers. It’s no surprise since they’re not only fun, but good for you, too. 

SHIFTx Focuses on Tech’s Role in the Future of Mobility

The SHIFTx conference focused on solutions around the future of mobility, everything from e-bikes to autonomous cars. Here are the highlights.
Shift Mobility

SHIFTx Conference Tackles the Future of Sustainable Transportation

Held this year in-person and online as a "mixed reality" (a.k.a. hybrid) event on September 2-3, SHIFTx will explore the future of sustainabile transportation. With e-bikes, e-scooters, and e-trucks rising in popularity, there are many roads to get there.
SHIFT Mobility

SHIFT Mobility Debuts As In-person, Mixed Reality Event

SHIFT Mobility, the annual conference and industry pow-wow that focuses on next-gen transportation, will run as planned on September 2nd and 3rd as an in-person event in Berlin, but with an intriguing and cutting-edge twist.
MINI SiriusXM in-dash photo

SiriusXM Now Standard Feature For All MINI USA Models

Beginning with 2022 models, all MINI USA models sold in the United States will come standard with SiriusXM's leading audio entertainment service.
Metra Jeep Accessories

Metra Adds to Jeep Accessories Line

Metra Electronics has added to its Jeep Accessories line with two new aftermarket products designed to help installers upgrade the sound and lighting systems within Jeep Wrangler and Gladiator models.
Trading in car stereo

Trading In the Old Car Stereo: It’s Easier Than You Think

From aftermarket amplifiers to OEM head units, pre-owned 12-volt electronics help expand retail refurbishment and recycling programs.
General Motors Connected Car

Electric Avenue: The Future of Electric Vehicles

As trucks and SUVs dominate American driveways, all-electric choices such as a new Range Rover or the Hummer EV will seem less radical. As is the case for any new technology, as more consumers purchase EVs, the technology will continue to improve.
Connected Car CES 2021

From CES 2021 – Driving the Virtual Road

Even though we were not able to connect in person at CES 2021, it remained a viable launch pad for new OEM and aftermarket vehicle technologies. Perhaps in time for CES 2022 we will have an electric vehicle with self-driving capabilities shuttle us to Vegas.
Sono Motors Sion

At CES 2021, Sono Motors Presents its Solar EV Solution: Sion

Solar EV is a new vehicle category seeking to shake up and revolutionize the way consumers drive and think of car ownership. In pursuit of this goal is the company Sono Motors, which was at CES 2021 to present its solution.
Jeep Wagoneer Concept

Connected Car: The Future of the Audio Environment

Depending on where you live and what you drive, your vehicle might even be more posh than your home.
Sony In-Car Subwoofer

Sony Intros In-Car Powered Subwoofer

Sony Electronics Inc. has announced the new XS-AW8 in-car powered subwoofer, adding a new product category to the company's car audio offerings. This powerful subwoofer offers the great sound customers have come to expect from Sony, in a compact and versatile form factor.
Connected Car

Harman and the Importance of 5G in the Car

A look at Harman and its considerations with the move to 5G connectivity and using the technology for the car.
Dealerscope Insider Talk 12v

Dealerscope Insider Talk Tackles the Connected Car

Dealerscope Publisher Tony Monteleone welcomed a connected car dynamic duo to Insider Talk recently in the form of Aron Demers and Brett Solomon. Demers is...
Columbus employees are thorough - they even remember to clean the seat adjustment controls

12V: Throwing the Power Switch

We might not get back to firing on all cylinders – but we can get back to business while making our customers feel safe As...
Ford engineers working on raising the temperature of a test van

Cooking COVID with Vehicle Tech

A Ford process that can decontaminate vehicles of the virus We recently reported on how Cadillac’s virtual showrooms resonated through Cadillac Live! – an amazing...

NPD Group: U.S. Unlocked Mobile Phone Base Grows to 50.1 Million

The unlocked mobile phone market continues its upward trajectory with an estimated 50.1 million active unlocked smartphones running on U.S. mobile networks, an increase...