2015 Chicago Auto Show recap

Hyundai at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show

Each year I look forward to visiting Chicago. It’s one of my favorite cities and home to the Chicago Auto Show. Held annually at the McCormick Place convention center, the show has the highest public attendance of all U.S. auto shows. 1,000 vehicles sit on display in one million square feet of convention center floor. This year’s show opened to the public on Valentine’s Day, 2/14. What could be better than taking that significant other to an auto show before a candlelight dinner? … read more


A Look at CarPlay and Android Auto

Smartphone “projected experiences” are poised to change how we interact with our cars. As these devices continue to be central hubs for nearly everything, drivers are also using them more during commutes. Bluetooth and auxiliary cables make it easy to stream music and take calls while behind the wheel, but other activities still require interaction with the smartphone itself, often making the experience cumbersome. … read more


Auto Show Recap: 2014 LAAS & CCE

Each year, the official auto show season starts with the Los Angeles Auto Show, where L.A.’s premier stage curtains are parted on opening day with Connected Car Expo, or CCE. This year, we showcased Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto at CCE – a convergence of any gearhead’s love for industrial art and mechanical science, held in conjunction with the three-day trade show. … read more