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Announcing our 2016 Technology of the Year Award winners

We Chose The Best New Automotive Tech

For 2016, we've split the award into two categories, one honoring a specific technology and the other going to a tech-filled car. Find out who won.

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2016 Autoblog Technology of the Year Awards | 2016 NAIAS Live

Autoblog Honors Apple CarPlay and the Tesla Model S

Autoblog Honors Apple CarPlay and the Tesla Model S with their 2016 Technology of the Year Awards at 2016 NAIAS in Detroit. Show full PR text Autoblog Unveils their Technology of the Year Awards DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Autoblog, one of the leading automotive digital properties, announced their 2016 Technology of the Year Awards at The North American International Auto Show today. The awards honor both the best individual technology feature in a vehicle as well as the vehicle that showcases

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: Ford Sync 3

Simple Enhancements Make For A Big Improvement

Ford's Sync 3 infotainment system fixes many of the gripes we had about MyFord Touch. In fact, this new design is easily one of the best in the industry.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: Volkswagen MIB II Infotainment

Modular Infotainment Platform Gets Smartphone Integration

Volkswagen's MIB II is one of our Technology of the Year finalists. The Modular Infotainment Platform enters a new generation with smartphone integration.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: Smart CrossConnect App

"Why Can't I Just Use My Phone?" Here, You Can

Smart offers an easy solution for accessing smartphone data right in the car. It's called the CrossConnect App, and it's a simple but effective bit of tech.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: Volvo Sensus

A Tablet-Sized, Beautiful Infotainment Experience

Think of Volvo's Sensus infotainment system as taking a tablet experience and planting it right into the center console.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: Android Auto

Your Android Apps, Front And Center

With Android Auto, it's possible to harness the power of your Google-powered smartphone and use it in your car in a way that doesn't distract the driver.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: Apple CarPlay

Bringing Your iPhone Right To Your Car's Dashboard

Apple-minded consumers will appreciate the straightforward approach with which CarPlay brings their iPhones to life on the vehicle's touchscreen.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: Audi Virtual Cockpit

Rethinking The In-Car Display

​Audi's Virtual Cockpit, in essence, ditches the center screen and places all that information in the gauge cluster.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: 2016 Chevy Volt

One Of Three Finalists For Our Tech Car Award

We take a look at one of the finalists for our 2016 Tech of the Year awards: the 2016 Chevy Volt.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: 2016 Tesla Model S P90D

One Of Three Finalists For Our Tech Car Award

Tesla's 7.0 update and the available Ludicrous Speed package mark two very big (and different) updates for the electric wonder-sedan.

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2016 Technology of the Year Finalist: 2016 BMW 7 Series

One Of Three Finalists For Our Tech Car Award

The 2016 BMW 7 Series is a finalist for our Technology of the Year award.

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Watch the 2016 Detroit Auto Show via Autoblog's live webcast

And Tune In For Our 2016 Technology Of The Year Award Presentation

Great news! Autoblog is the official webcast partner for the 2016 Detroit Auto Show. We'll be presenting our annual Technology of the Year Award at the show, too.

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We demonstrate Autopilot on the Tesla Model S

Tested For Our Technology Of The Year Award

We demonstrate Autopilot on the 2016 Tesla Model S P90D during our Tech of the Year award testing. Autopilot enables self-driving in some situations by using onboard cameras, radar and 360-degree sonar to evaluate traffic and road conditions. In our experience, Autopilot still has a few bugs to work out.

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Autoblog Minute: Finalists announced for 2016 Tech of the Year award

A Preview Of Autoblog's Fourth Annual Technology Of The Year Award

Here are the finalists for Autoblog's 2016 Technology of the Year award. Autoblog's Chris McGraw reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute, with commentary from Autoblog executive producer Adam Morath, AutoblogGreen editor-in-chief Sebastian Blanco, and Autoblog senior editor Alex Kierstein.

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2016 Autoblog Technology of the Year finalists announced

Winner Will Be Announced At 2016 Detroit Auto Show

Here are the finalists for the 2016 Autoblog Technology of the Year award. This year, we're awarding both the best individual technology and entire car, and the winners will be announced at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show in January.