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2013 Ford Police Interceptor concept

New Ford Monitoring System Keeps Tabs On Cops

Have you ever slammed on the brakes at the sight of a police car and wondered what it would be like to turn the tables on the people with the radar guns? Now, there's a new bit of technology that does just that. Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has announced a new telematics system for police cars that... read more

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Porsche 919 Hybrid race car steering wheel

Porsche 919 Steering Wheel Is More Complicated Than Yours

The steering wheel in your basic race car is just that; it's a simple, lightweight, possibly suede-covered instrument used to tell the front wheels of the vehicle where to... read more October 21, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz S500 INTELLIGENT DRIVE prototype

Mercedes To Test Autonomous Cars At Decommissioned Weapons Depot

Mercedes-Benz already has an autonomous car capable of driving on highways, but now the German automaker is looking to conquer the urban jungle. Engineers needed a new... read more October 21, 2014 by 


 
Audi RS 7 autonomous car concept

Audi’s Autonomous RS 7 Successfully Laps Hockenheimring At Race Pace: Video

At the season finale for Germany’s DTM touring car series, held at the Hockenheimring over the weekend, Audi demonstrated a self-driving RS 7 concept car that could lap... read more October 19, 2014 by 


 
Autonomous Audi RS 7 to attempt a full race-pace lap of the Hockenheim Ring

Autonomous Audi RS 7 To Lap The Hockenheim Ring At Race Pace, Live Feed This Weekend: Video

Audi is planning a rather unusual feat at the Hockenheim Ring this weekend: it will lap the circuit with a street-going RS 7 at full race pace—without a driver. You can... read more October 17, 2014 by 


 
Audi RS 7 autonomous car concept

Audi Reveals Technology Behind Track-Hitting RS 7 Autonomous Car: Video

We’re just days away from watching Audi’s autonomous RS 7 tackle Germany’s Hockenheimring grand prix circuit with no one sitting behind the wheel. The... read more October 16, 2014 by 


 
Local Motors 3D Printed Car Strati

Local Motors' 3D-Printed Car Actually Gets Printed: Video

Local Motors made a bit of news earlier this year when the company said it was planning to create a 3D-printed car. We first heard of the plan back in March. Then in June a... read more October 13, 2014 by 


 
2016 Audi TTS

2016 Audi TT: The Wizardry That Gives It A Sports-Car Soundtrack

If you're not hearing some inspiring sounds from the driver's seat, it can feel like something is sorely missing from the entire driving experience. And that's perhaps most... read more October 11, 2014 by 


 
2016 Cadillac CT6 spy shots

Cadillac CT6 To Offer Plug-In Option, Weigh Less Than CTS

Cadillac’s new flagship sedan will be called the CT6, ride on the new Omega rear-wheel-drive platform and enter production at General Motors Company’s [NYSE:GM]... read more October 10, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S 'P85D' all-wheel-drive model

Tesla Model S Gets 691-HP Dual-Motor Option, Autopilot Tech

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk’s big announcement regarding the “D” has, as we suspected, turned out to be a new dual-motor option for the Model S... read more October 9, 2014 by 


 
Corvette PDR captures truck tire blowout

Could The Corvette’s PDR Be The Russian Dashcam Of America?: Video

This video of a Corvette’s Performance Data Recorder system capturing the moment a big rig’s trailer tire blows may be a taste of the future. A future in which... read more October 9, 2014 by 


 
Volvo Drive-E engine with electrically-driven turbocharger

Volvo Reveals 450-HP Four-Cylinder With Electrically-Driven Turbo: Video

Audi recently unveiled a high-performance diesel engine that featured a pair of turbochargers and an electric motor that spools the smaller of the turbos at low revs to help... read more October 7, 2014 by 


 
Brembo carbon ceramic brakes in the 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06

The Tech Behind The 2015 Corvette Z06’s Brembo Carbon Ceramic Brakes: Video

The 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06’s performance figures--when equipped with the Z07 Performance Package--have just been released this morning, but that’s not the only... read more October 1, 2014 by 


 
2016 Audi TT / TTS First Drive  -  Spain, September 2014

2016 Audi TT: Driving With Its Virtual Cockpit A Vision Of The Future

We have seen the future of the in-car interface—or at least a major part of it—at Audi, and it's in the 2016 TT Coupe and Roadster slated to arrive Stateside next... read more September 30, 2014 by 


 
BMW Highly Automated Driving prototype

BMW To Test Autonomous Cars In China

While Audi and Mercedes-Benz have made headlines recently with news they’ve received permits to test autonomous cars on California’s roads, BMW has now revealed... read more September 29, 2014 by 


 
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

2015 Corvette Stingray Valet Mode PDR May Violate Wiretapping Laws, GM Working On Update

Aside from testing for top speed, it’s not often that using a new car’s features could land you with a hefty fine or a stint in jail—but that could be the... read more September 25, 2014 by 


 
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