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January 22, 2019

 
 
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What is lidar? Only the most important automotive technology in years
What is lidar? Only the most important automotive technology in years
 

Peter Nowak

Solid-state lidar – it’s a term that inspires unrecognizing shrugs from drivers at best. At worst, it provokes yawns of disinterest.

 
But it’s arguably the most important technological development in cars in years – one that safety-conscious drivers definitely should know and care about. It’s going to be a core piece of many new vehicles, whether they have self-driving capabilities or not. And it’s about to go mainstream.

 
 
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In California, gender no longer a factor in car insurance
 

Ann Carrns

 
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All-electric pickups and SUVs are coming, and Rivian wants to be first out of the gate
All-electric pickups and SUVs are coming, and Rivian wants to be first out of the gate
 

Matt Bubbers

 
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Buying used: Looking for an economical commuter car for around $10,000
  Buying used: Looking for an economical commuter car for around $10,000
 

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Lou Trottier

 
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In my 50s now, I’m looking for a car with character
 

Mark Richardson and Miranda Lightstone

 
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How to organize the conglomeration of keys
 

Joanne Elves

 
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Cadillac introduces the XT6 SUV: Bigger than the XT5, smaller than the Escalade
  Cadillac introduces the XT6 SUV: Bigger than the XT5, smaller than the Escalade
 

Mark Richardson

 
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After relentless teasing, Toyota unveils the reborn Supra sports car
After relentless teasing, Toyota unveils the reborn Supra sports car
 
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Original Toyota Supra still adored by motorists, gamers and movie-goers
Original Toyota Supra still adored by motorists, gamers and movie-goers
 

Brendan McAleer

 
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