Pimp your ride: MP3 players for cars

Time was when a six-disc CD changer was an opulent extra for new cars.

22nd April, 2006

Time was when a six-disc CD changer was an opulent extra for new cars. These days, even the cheapest MP3 player can outgun such systems with their hundreds of tracks available.

But can they be hooked up to a car stereo? Only awkwardly, it seems.

There are two main ways of getting an MP3 player up and running in a car, with a third option for iPod owners.

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