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2014 Maserati Ghibli: The more attainable rare Italian (CNET On Cars Episode 42)

Maserati’s Ghibli has a tantalizing take on four-door performance; see CNET’s top-rated 2014 cars; and find out if you have the right junk in your trunk.







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Jeep Cherokee tackles the trail like no competitor but stumbles on the road (CNET On Cars, Episode 39)

Jeep Cherokee tackles the trail like no competitor but stumbles on the road; we explain CarPlay and look ahead to its challengers; and Top 5 American-made cars.







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Cadillac ELR: More than a souped-up Volt? (CNET On Cars, Episode 37)

Cadillac ELR: More than a souped-up Volt? (CNET On Cars, Episode 37)

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In this episode:

  • Cadillac ELR explored and explained
  • Keeping your dog safe in the car
  • Top 5 apps for the driver

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Mercedes-Benz CLA250: Just too little Mercedes? (CNET On Cars, Episode 36)

Mercedes-Benz CLA250: Just too little Mercedes? (CNET On Cars, Episode 36)

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Take the CNET On Cars poll and let us know what segments you want to see on the show.

In this episode:

  • Mercedes CLA250 explored
  • Glance technique: The driving basic you probably forgot.
  • Mazda Skyactiv gas engine technology explained
  • Top 5: MORE fuel economy myths!

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CNET on Cars: The how and why of new BMW 4 Series (CNET On Cars, Episode 35)

The new BMW 4 Series (CNET On Cars, Episode 35)

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In this episode:

  • The BMW 4 Series explained
  • Why small cars can be more dangerous — but less so than you think.
  • Using today’s high tech automatic transmissions.
  • Top 5 ways technology is reducing driving

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CNET on Cars: Three things that make the 2015 Ford Mustang (CNET On Cars, Episode 34)

Three things that make the 2015 Ford Mustang (CNET On Cars, Episode 34)

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In this episode:

  • The three things that make the new 2015 Mustang new
  • Dealing with red-light cameras and stop-and-go traffic lights with new car tech
  • Top 5 new car technologies Cooley wants to see in 2014
  • Explaining how Chrysler HEMI engines are — and are not — hemi engines!

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Checking the tech at America’s biggest auto show (CNET On Cars, Episode 33)

Checking the tech at America’s biggest auto show (CNET On Cars, Episode 33)

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In this episode:

  • Take a spin with CNET around the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
  • Understand the three layers of autonomy that will lead to self-driving cars.
  • Find out why your headlights will soon know where you’re going before you do!

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Highest rated tech cars of 2013 (CNET On Cars, Episode 32)

Highest rated tech cars of 2013 (CNET On Cars, Episode 32)

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In this episode:

  • We revisit the Bugatti Veyron in California’s Wine Country
  • Tour many of the same roads where we shot the Veyron video
  • Top 5 high tech cars of 2013, according to CNET review scores
  • Another look at alcohol interlock technology to prevent drunk driving

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BMW’s M6 Gran Coupe, a big, effortless rocket ride (CNET On Cars, Episode 30)

BMW’s M6 Gran Coupe, a big, effortless rocket ride (CNET On Cars, Episode 30)

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In this episode:

  • BMW’s M6 Gran Coupe, a new member of the M family
  • Bumper impact tech may not save your life, but perhaps you wallet.
  • Detail your car instead of buying a new one – see Cooley’s products list below.
  • 5 top performance technologies that used to only be on high end cars
  • Safety tech that has trickled down from high-end cars
  • Email: When and how will Alfa ever return to the U.S.?

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Lexus IS350 F Sport: Does it measure up to the German’s – or even need to? (CNET On Cars, Episode 29)

Lexus IS350 F Sport: Does it measure up to the Germans — or even need to? (CNET On Cars, Episode 29)

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In this episode:

  • The all new (aside from engine) Lexus IS350 F Sport
  • Roof crush resistance technology
  • How often you should change your oil
  • Understanding the varieties of adaptive suspension
  • Safety tech that has trickled down from high end cars

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