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On the road: 2014 Mercedes CLA250
Created: 03/03/2014Is a $30,000 Mercedes really a Mercedes, with all its reputation for quality and status? CNET's Brian Cooley takes the new $29,900 Mercedes CLA for a drive to find out.
Car Tech 101: What is Skyactiv technology?
Created: 03/03/2014CNET's Brian Cooley explains Mazda's Skyactiv gas engine technology and how it works.
Smarter Driver: Glancing, the unsung driver's technique
Created: 03/03/2014Do you scan the road ahead while driving? Or do you just stare at the car in front of you? CNET's Brian Cooley takes a look at the driving basic you've probably forgot.
Top 5: MORE fuel economy myths!
Created: 02/28/2014We received a ton of e-mail about our "Top 5 fuel economy myths" segment and many of those messages we got from you were pointing out even MORE fuel economy myths. Here is a Top 5 that you came up with!
Mercedes-Benz CLA250: Just too little Mercedes? (CNET On Cars, Episode 36)
Created: 02/28/2014We find out if the Mercedes CLA250 clears the bar of its brand, figure out Mazda's cryptic Skyactiv technology, and run down more fuel economy myths!
On the road: 2014 BMW 428i
Created: 02/14/2014CNET's Brian Cooley explains why BMW's new 4 Series represents the most major surgery performed on the 3 Series line in a long time.
Smarter Driver: Understanding crash safety and car size
Created: 02/14/2014Conventional wisdom holds that tiny cars have bigger risks in a crash. Yet a Chevy Spark has the same crashworthiness rating as a 1,000-pound heavier Honda Accord Coupe -- so what's the real story behind crash safety and car size?
How To: Drive a modern automatic transmission
Created: 02/14/2014CNET's Brian Cooley gets behind the wheel of a Mazda3 and shows you how to drive a modern, shiftable, automatic transmission.
The new BMW 4 Series (CNET On Cars, Episode 35)
Created: 02/14/2014The BMW 428i explained, why smaller cars can be more dangerous, and how to drive an automatic transmission. (No, seriously!)
Simple technologies all cars need
Created: 02/03/2014CNET's Brian Cooley tells you about five technologies every car makers should get done in terms of tech.
On the road: 2015 Mustang revealed
Created: 02/03/2014The 2015 Ford Mustang is a big departure from the outgoing generation, from a revamped design to an all-new engine. CNET's Brian Cooley meets up with Ford executives in Detroit and gets an inside look.
Smarter Driver: Why red light cameras work
Created: 02/03/2014They are controversial to say the least, but they do get drivers' attention. CNET's Brian Cooley explains how these cameras are reducing fatal red light accidents in many towns and cities in the US.
Car Tech 101: A traffic signal system inside your car's dash
Created: 02/03/2014CNET's Brian Cooley shows you a new system by Audi that provides real-time traffic signal data to your car's instrument panel, allowing the driver to see how long the light will be in its current state.
Three things that make the 2015 Ford Mustang (CNET On Cars, Episode 34)
Created: 01/31/2014The three most important things about the new Mustang; red light cameras today...and tomorrow. And Cooley's car tech wish list for 2014.