CNET On Cars (HD)

CNET On Cars (HD)

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CNET On Cars is all about the biggest piece of tech in your life: Your car. Brian Cooley gets his hands on all the high tech cars, reveals their new technologies and shows you how they perform in the real world.


BMW 5 Series: Get the small engine, ignore cylinder snobs​ (CNET On Cars, Ep. 108)​  

5 Series plus 4 cylinders is beautiful math, and evidence mounts that people are done with driving. Plus, Cooley's Top 5 electric SUVs.

Are you the person Lincoln wants in its new car? (CNET On Cars, Ep. 106)  

Only the foolish or geniuses try to resurrect legends: Which is Lincoln? How to escape parking brake prison, and Cooley's Top 5 half-baked car technologies.

Look who just beat Tesla to the punch (CNET On Cars, Ep. 105)  

Chevy Bolt sets the bar (for now), your speedometer needs a makeover, and the tricky path to CarPlay on your BMW.

Toyota 86: More power would ruin it (CNET on Cars, Ep. 104)  

Cooley loves the saved Scion, shows you how to clean car windows perfectly and fast, and gives you five good reasons not to buy a new car till late this year.

CES 2017 and Detroit: Drink car tech from the firehose (CNET on Cars, Ep. 103)  

Want to see the future of car technology? Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Unapologetic as hell: Mercedes Benz S550 Cabriolet​ (CNET On Cars, Episode 102)​  

Cooley almost refuses to leave the S550 cab, lists the top 5 cars he won't miss and shows you why car makers love 3D printing.

LA Auto Show: All the tech you need to check (CNET On Cars, Episode 101)  

Cooley takes you on a personal tour of his favorite tech at the 2016 LA Auto Show, including a Ford he rides on top of and a ride-hailing app that bans half the world.

2016 Dodge Challenger Scat Pack: Bring the noise!​ (CNET On Cars, Episode 100)​  

The Challenger Scat Pack mixes retro fun with modern fury at a working man's price. Cooley takes on a tsunami of your emails, and lists your Top 5 favorite car videos that we've ever done.​

Subaru Crosstrek: 'Love' is the right word, with one exception (CNET On Cars, Episode 99)  

Brian Cooley admires the Subaru Crosstrek, but also sheds a tear over it. How to get your car filled without going to the gas station, and top 5 upgrades to make your car feel like a 2017 model. ​Thanks

Toyota Mirai: Holy grail or high-tech mirage? (CNET On Cars, Episode 98)  

We live with a hydrogen car in the real world, answer your emails about diesel hatred, and run down the top 5 cars for 2016.

New Mini Clubman charts a bigger (hopefully clearer) vision (CNET On Cars, Episode 92)  

The 2016 Mini Clubman restates what a Mini can be; we find out why premium fuel is becoming the new normal; and here are Cooley's Top 5 reasons why EVs are winning him over.

New Ford Fusion: Tech injection for Ford's best-selling car (CNET On Cars, Episode 91)  

The 2017 Ford Fusion picks up a lot of new tech inside and on its underside, understanding the levels of self-driving and your email about totalled cars and all those gas cap locations.

Lamborghini Aventador SV: A nip, a tuck and a hell of a ride (CNET On Cars, Episode 90)  

2016 Lamborghini Aventador SV, how to change your car battery, and the Top 5 cars that offer a stick.​

New Lexus RX: Prescription for continued dominance? (CNET On Cars, Episode 89)  

2016 Lexus RX 350 is the antidote to the German crossover; how to buy a new battery for your car; and five cars that probably shouldn't be made.

BraunAbility MXV: Accessibility done CNET style (CNET On Cars, Episode 87)  

2016 BraunAbillty MXV makes a Ford Explorer a cool accessible vehicle. Do airbags belong on the outside of your car? And is the car you're driving a future classic?​

2016 Ford Edge Sport: Steering like you've never seen (CNET On Cars, Episode 86)  

The new Ford Edge unveils a new way of steering, Cooley answers your email about flashing lights and high speed frights, and we get a look at why tires should be balls rather than donuts.​

Hyundai Ioniq: Enough to become iconic? (CNET On Cars, Episode 85)  

Join ​Brian ​Cooley for an early look at the car that does green three ways, the secret world of automotive night vision, and our new list of top 5 driving distractions.

Nissan Leaf: Forget other cars, can it compete with $2 gas? (CNET On Cars, Episode 84)  

The 2016 Nissan Leaf adds range and a modern new battery but still hates the year ahead. We explain the MPG-boosting tech you probably never thought of and run down the most popular EVs on the road.

2016 Nissan Maxima, the 4-door sports car -- with a straight face? (CNET On Cars, Episode 83)  

Nissan gets a little breathless about the new Maxima, we explain the newest way of arranging a combustion engine, then we run down the top 5 auto tech trends.

Meet the LaFerrari, CNET style (CNET On Cars, Episode 82)  

LaFerrari is a supercar done our way, we deliver the bottom line on auto start-stop, and show you the 5 best cars CNET has reviewed in the last year.

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