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Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) modular platform

Toyota Previews New TNGA Modular Platform

Toyota is implementing a raft of measures to ensure it remains among the top automakers not only in terms of volume but profitability, too. And one of the key measures is the introduction of a new modular platform, the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA), designed for mid-size cars. Other... read more

March 27, 2015 by 
 
Ford's Intelligent Speed Limiter

Ford’s New Road Sign Detection Tech Helps You Dodge Speeding Tickets

The Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] is introducing a semi-autonomous feature that will help you avoid copping a speed ticket. The technology is called the “Intelligent... read more March 24, 2015 by 


 
2015 Tesla Model S

Elon Musk: Self-Driving Tesla Model S Available Within Months

There’s been a flurry of news concerning Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] and its compulsive Tweeting CEO Elon Musk these past couple of weeks, and it looks like the pace of... read more March 23, 2015 by 


 
DeltaWing four-seater road car concept

DeltaWing Says Its Road Car Can Achieve 74 MPG Highway Without Electrification

It was at the 2010 Chicago Auto Show that we first saw the radically-designed DeltaWing concept, which was unveiled by chief designer Ben Bowlby as a potential replacement... read more March 23, 2015 by 


 
2016 Cadillac CT6 in new spot ‘The Daring: No Regrets’

2016 Cadillac CT6 To Pack 400-HP Twin-Turbo V-6, Next-Gen V-6 Details

The Cadillac CT6 is one of the most anticipated debuts of the 2015 New York Auto Show, and Cadillac has just honed the edge of our interest: it will pack a 3.0-liter... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
Teaser for 2016 Chevrolet Malibu debuting at 2015 New York Auto Show

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Coming With Nanny System To Watch Over Teen Drivers

Chevrolet is set to unveil an all-new Malibu at next month’s 2015 New York Auto Show, and in the lead up to the car’s arrival the bowtie brand has been dropping a... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S P85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Model S ‘Ends Range Anxiety’ With New Range Assurance, Trip Planner Updates, Says Elon Musk

It’s official, folks: we live in the future. Maybe not the one our parents dreamed of, but a future nonetheless. With just a software update, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk at Tesla Store opening in Westfield Mall, London, Oct 2013

Elon Musk: Autonomous Cars May Lead To Driving Being Outlawed

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk has come out and stated what many opponents of autonomous cars may be secretly fearing: driving becoming outlawed. Musk made the... read more March 18, 2015 by 


 
Delphi’s self-driving Audi Q5 prototype

Delphi Autonomous Audi Q5 Prototype To Make Coast-To-Coast Trip: Video

Audi recently demonstrated the capability of its autonomous car technology by letting one of its self-driving A7 prototypes steer itself from San Francisco To Las Vegas... read more March 17, 2015 by 


 
Eye-tracking headlight technology from Opel

GM Working On Headlights That Track Your Eye Movements

General Motors Company’s [NYSE:GM] European subsidiary Opel is developing a new type of headlight that actually tracks the movement of your eyes and then shines in the... read more March 17, 2015 by 


 
Hand-building the Bugatti Veyron's W-16 engine

Hand-Building A Bugatti Veyron’s W-16 Quad-Turbo Engine: Video

Not even a small town’s worth of people will ever own a Bugatti Veyron of any stripe, and it’s no longer being built, but it’s still one of the most... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
Cadillac CT6 uses advanced aluminum and steel structure to save 198 pounds

Cadillac CT6 Gets 64-Percent Aluminum Structure That Saves 198 Pounds

With just weeks left until the Cadillac CT6’s unveiling ahead of the 2015 New York Auto Show, we don’t have long to wait to find out all of the details on the new... read more March 13, 2015 by 


 
McLaren P1 GTR

McLaren Focused On A Lightweight, Aerodynamic, Hybrid Future

McLaren could be on the precipice of some seriously wonderful times. The Woking-based team has been one with an eye to calculated growth over a period of many years. It... read more March 11, 2015 by 


 
Track-focused BMW M4 prototype spy shots

BMW To Introduce Water-Injection System On New M4 GTS?

BMW recently unveiled a new water-injection system that’s said to result in both efficiency gains and more power by improving engine combustion. The technology, popular... read more March 9, 2015 by 


 
BMW Drifting

BMW Apparently Likes Drifting Now, Sort Of: Video

The above video clip is a trailer for a video that BMW has created called "The Drift Challenge". It will pit two BMWs against each other to see who can drift better. One car... read more March 6, 2015 by 


 
Goodyear concept tires

Goodyear Unveils Electricity-Generating And Shape-Shifting Concept Tires At Geneva

Concept cars are nothing new, but now companies are showing off concept tires that can be as radical as any vehicle they might get bolted to. Case in point, Goodyear just... read more March 6, 2015 by 


 
 

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