2012 Ford Mustang equipped with SYNC AppLink

New Studies Point Out Dangers Of ‘Talking’ To Car

Just because you can talk to your car doesn’t mean you should. Two new studies have found that voice-activated smartphones and dashboard infotainment systems may be making the distracted-driving problem worse instead of better.


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Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?

Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.


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Police Use Stun Gun To Subdue Naked Man

A naked man who was apparently high on drugs when he jumped on and shattered the window of a Mercedes on the Near West had to be subdued with a stun gun by police Friday night.


A driver trying to park a rented BMW apparently hit the accelerator instead of the gas, smashed through a guardrail of a downtown parking garage, and landed on a Jaguar and Mercedes. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

BMW Crashes In Loop Garage, Lands On 2 Other Luxury Cars

A man returning a rented BMW at a downtown parking garage accidentally smashed through a guard rail and landed on top of two other luxury cars on Thursday.

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"The ride is just out of this world."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Hervetta At The Hyatt

“There is something so great about coming down to Chicago in a convertible.” – Hervetta and her Mercedes.


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In The Span Of A Newscast, CBS 2 Finds Man’s Missing Car

A prominent attorney’s Mercedes was missing after he abandoned it on snowbound Lake Shore Drive. Then a CBS 2 viewer called the station with a friendly news tip.


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Michael Jordan’s McLaren For Sale On eBay

Maybe you can’t necessarily be like Mike, but now you have the opportunity to drive like Mike. Michael Jordan’s 2007 Mercedes McLaren SLR 722 was put up for sale, on eBay of all places. As […]