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Ford Fusion Hybrid Autonomous Vehicle

Regulators take major step towards implementation of autonomous cars

There remain two main barriers to the wide-scale introduction of autonomous cars: technological and regulatory. While the automakers and tech firms continue to make rapid advancements in the technological side, the regulatory aspect has been lagging. That’s starting to change, though, and on... read more

September 21, 2016 by
 
Teaser for seventh-generation BMW 5-Series

BMW to outsource some 5-Series production to Magna Steyr

BMW is gearing up for the start of production of its seventh-generation 5-Series. Already spied extensively in prototype form, the new sedan and wagon adopt the carbon... read more September 15, 2016 by


 
Site of Aston Martin plant in St Athan, Wales

Aston Martin starts hiring for SUV

Aston Martin’s new plant in St Athan, Wales will be up and running in 2020. The automaker will initially use the plant to build an SUV and later add production of two... read more September 14, 2016 by


 
PSA Peugeot Citroën logo

Maker of Peugeot and Citroën cars confirms L.A. car-sharing service

PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares on Monday confirmed the French auto giant will launch a car-sharing service in Los Angeles and possibly more cities in the United States. PSA... read more September 13, 2016 by


 
2016 Formula One Australian Grand Prix

America’s Liberty Media finalizes $8 billion deal to buy F1

Huge changes are taking place behind the scenes in Formula One. American media giant Liberty Media on Wednesday finalized a deal to wrest control of the commercial aspects of... read more September 7, 2016 by


 
Ferrari at the 2016 Formula One British Grand Prix

Control of F1 poised to be sold to America’s Liberty Media

American media giant Liberty Media is reportedly close to completing a deal to wrest control of the commercial aspects of Formula One. Citing people familiar with the matter... read more September 6, 2016 by


 
Techrules AT96 TREV prototype

Italdesign founder to help shape China’s Techrules supercar

At March’s 2016 Geneva auto show, a Chinese firm by the name of Techrules rolled out a supercar concept driven by an extended-range electric powertrain where the... read more August 29, 2016 by


 
nuTonomy self-driving taxi

nuTonomy beats Uber, Google to fully autonomous ride-sharing

Singapore on Thursday became the first country in the world with a fully autonomous ride-sharing service offered to the public. The service is being run on a trial basis by... read more August 25, 2016 by


 
John Paul Gregory is the new Head of Exterior Design for Bentley

Bentley appoints new Head of Exterior Design

Bentley coupes, sedans, and, yes, even SUVs could have some refreshed styling on the outside in the coming years thanks to a management shakeup. The high-end British luxury... read more August 23, 2016 by


 
Otto self-driving truck prototype

Uber buys autonomous truck startup Otto

Ride-sharing giant Uber sees a future where it not only has a fleet of self-driving cars offering rides to the public, but also self-driving trucks transporting goods on the... read more August 19, 2016 by


 
Uber’s Volvo XC90 autonomous car prototype

Volvo and Uber partner to develop autonomous cars

Volvo and ride-sharing giant Uber have announced plans to join forces in the area of autonomous driving technology. Similar to the deal between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles... read more August 18, 2016 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE

Report: VW, U.S. in talks to settle criminal probe over diesel emissions scandal

While Volkswagen appears to be finalizing a settlement with regulators and most of its American customers affected by its diesel emissions cheating scandal, there’s... read more August 16, 2016 by


 
LeEco LeSee concept, 2016 Beijing Auto Show

Chinese tech giant LeEco confirms car plant

After wowing audiences in April with the unveiling of its LeSee concept car at the 2016 Beijing auto show, Chinese tech giant LeEco appears to be moving ahead with plans to... read more August 12, 2016 by


 
Fisker Atlantic Design Prototype  -  2012 New York Auto Show

Karma to build cars in China, including Atlantic small sedan

It was only yesterday that we reported on the plans of Karma, an automaker owned by Chinese auto parts giant Wanxiang and born out of the remains of bankrupt Fisker... read more August 9, 2016 by


 
2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR first drive review

Report: Jaguar Land Rover going back to BMW engines

Remember when BMW owned Land Rover and put BMW V-8s under the hoods of Range Rovers? History might repeat itself. According to Automobile, a deal is in the works between BMW... read more August 3, 2016 by


 
Volkswagen plant

VW is world’s biggest automaker for first half of 2016, but woes keep piling

Despite the fallout from its diesel emissions cheating scandal, the Volkswagen Group has managed to take the lead in global sales for the first six months of 2016. The German... read more August 3, 2016 by


 
 

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