Sami Haj-Assaad

Sami Haj-Assaad

Features Editor Send a tip Sami has an unquenchable thirst for car knowledge. When he's not asking questions about cars and car tech, you can find him tinkering around with his gadgets. He finds himself right at home in side vehicles with the latest and greatest touch-screens, infotainment systems and complicated high-tech doo-dads. Before writing for AutoGuide.com Sami spent time writing in the Biz-Tech world, writing reviews of cell-phones, tablets, laptops, apps and videogames. Despite his affinity for in-car tech, he’s the proud owner of a back-to-basics Scion FR-S.
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Sami's Recent Reviews

2015 Toyota Yaris Review

2015 Toyota Yaris Review
The Toyota Yaris is refreshed for 2015, but it still trails the competition in features and technological advancement. Are those downsides enough to take your business elsewhere or is the Yaris still better than its competition?

Sami's Recent News Posts

Testing an Almost Self-Driving BMW i3

Testing an Almost Self-Driving BMW i3
In the not-so-distant future, your car will be able to park itself and avoid costly or embarrassing fender benders. At the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show, BMW brought two prototype vehicles that were equipped to perform those tasks.

2015 MINI JCW Hardtop Makes World Debut in Detroit

2015 MINI JCW Hardtop Makes World Debut in Detroit
This morning at the 2015 North American International Auto Show, MINI took the covers off the newest member of the high-performance MINI family. Meet the 2015 John Cooper Works Hardtop, which features a more powerful engine, sporty suspension and enhanced aerodynamics.