Bart Silayan

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Why CVTs Are Awesome Transmissions

You may hate them, but CVTs are actually excellent. Here's why.<p>If there is one transmission that has the most detractors, it's the continuously variable transmission, or CVT.<p>It's criticized for how it sounds, how it operates, and how it feels. The main criticism is that it feels unnatural compared …

Grooveshark Co-Founder Josh Greenberg Dead at 28

No foul play or drugs suspected in former chief technology officer's death<p>Josh Greenberg, the co-founder of music-streaming service Grooveshark, was …

Chamber of Commerce

No Reserve: Damaged 1987 Ferrari 328 GTS

This 1987 Ferrari 328 GTS is a driving 52k mile example that was damaged by the seller who has owned it for 10 years. It carries a rebuilt title …

2015 Outlander Sport gives Mitsubishi hope

Itsy-bitsy Mitsubishi hasn't sold 100,000 vehicles annually since 2007.<p>Sales have disappeared along with many of its vehicles.<p>The Mitsubishi Eclipse sports coupe is gone, ditto the Galant family sedan, Endeavor crossover and full-size Montero crossover. All RIP.<p>Yet Mitsubishi insists it is not only …

The Amazon Echo: Everything You Might Not Know

The Amazon Echo is coming to a wide swath of customers starting next week. Here's what they can expect from it.<p>Next week, Amazon will start widely shipping its most unusual and intriguing hardware device since the Kindle: The Echo, a slender, nine-inch-tall cylinder built to respond to voice …

Battle Scarred: 1968 International Harvester 1200C Step-Side 4x4

This 1968 International Harvester 1200C (chassis 283205H826404) is a cool V8/4-speed 4×4 truck that’s claimed to be in running, drivable condition. …

Classic Cars

2014 Porsche 911 Targa 4S PDK Automatic

Porsche's latest Targa demands little in the way of compromise.<p>It was never Porsche’s first choice to build the original 911 Targa. Porsche planned to develop an open-air 911, but back in the 1960s, the future of the convertible was under threat by impending U.S. regulations, so the company came …

A-Listers Strut Their Stuff: In Pictures