I have written about cars for more than a decade for publications including The New York Times, The New Yorker, Fortune, Vogue, Newsweek, Fast Company, Forbes, Marie Claire, Men’s Health, Robb Report, Town & Country, U.S. News & World Report and Refinery 29. As a U.S. juror to the World Car Awards, I test drive scores of new cars each year. So far, my reporting has taken me to five continents; by my count, I have eaten ice cream in more than 50 countries.
Apple CarPlay lets you control your iPhone using your car’s infotainment screen. It’s available in most new cars through USB, or in select cars wirelessly.
Android Auto enables a driver to access their Android phone apps through the car’s infotainment system using touchscreen controls instead of picking up a phone.
From a basic metal key to high-tech key fobs, this guide covers what to do when you lose your car keys, and what it might cost to replace them.
If your car was damaged in an accident and it would cost more to fix than it’s worth, your insurance company may consider it a total loss, or “totaled”.
A car title shows a vehicle’s legal owner, as well as its year, make, model, VIN, and other info. It’s also an important data source for Carfax. Learn more in the following article.