5 ways to upgrade your old car with new-car tech

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.

No word yet on when cars will be able to take the wheel while dressing you in a suit, a la “The Incredibles,” but today’s car makers are still coming up with some pretty fancy new technology.

As the industry barrels toward autonomous vehicles, new cars include increasingly advanced ways to protect drivers, such as automatic braking and blind spot monitoring. Plus, new car technology often means posh comfort features. Think Wi-Fi access and massaging seats.

But it’s not always affordable to buy a new car or expensive technology packages, and buying a used car — or holding on to a car longer — is much more practical for many shoppers.

The good news is, you don’t need a new car to get some of the latest upgrades. Several aftermarket

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