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Porsche Car Connect for Apple Watch

Porsche, BMW Offer Apple Watch Apps, No One Is Sure Why

What, exactly, is the Apple Watch good for? That’s a great question, and seemingly no one has answered it yet. But Porsche and BMW are taking up the challenge with their own apps to test the wrist-mounted computing theory. ALSO SEE: 2016 Chevy Corvette Z06 Gets Minor Updates, C7.R Special... read more

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2016 BMW 7-Series prototype

2016 BMW 7-Series Tech Secrets Revealed: Video

BMW’s all-new, sixth-generation 7-Series flagship sedan is almost here, with the reveal scheduled to take place this summer before an official world debut at the 2015... read more April 20, 2015 by 


 
Improved Corvette PDR

Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter Shows Off Improved PDR Image Quality

The Corvette's Performance Data Recorder—which captures video and overlays metrics like speed, RPM and steering angle—is a great tool for enthusiasts looking for... read more April 16, 2015 by 


 
2016 Cadillac CT6

Cadillac To Get New, Unique V-8 Despite Talk Of The V-8’s Death

The V-8 means a lot of things to a lot of people. For the enthusiast, it’s the staple of all things fun and awesome: sound, power, speed. For the greenie, it’s a... read more April 16, 2015 by 


 
NASA's Modular Robotic Vehicle (MRV) prototype

NASA Built An Autonomous Electric Drift Buggy: Video

You have an S13 with extra steering angle? NASA has an electric buggy with 180-degree steering on all four wheels. But is drifting really drifting if you’re not sliding... read more April 15, 2015 by 


 
Ferrari AR Showroom app

Ferrari Shows Off Augmented Reality Showroom App: Video

If you didn’t pay much attention in geography class, you might not know what Australasia is, but you’ll want to pay attention now. Ferrari Australasia... read more April 14, 2015 by 


 
BMW M4 Concept Iconic Lights, 2015 Consumer Electronics Show

BMW M2 May Get OLED Tail Lights

While laser lighting has been getting a lot of press lately, nearly every luxury carmaker has shown some sort of concept or project with OLED lighting; BMW is perhaps among... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
MINI Augmented Vision concept, 2015 Shanghai Auto Show

MINI Hints At Future Tech With Augmented Vision Concept: Video

Augmented Reality, where your normal view is ‘augmented’ by computer-generated sensory input, typically via a headset- or glasses-type device, hasn’t quite... read more April 10, 2015 by 


 
2016 Chevrolet Camaro's wheels

2016 Chevrolet Camaro 28 Percent Stiffer Than Current Model

We’re now just a little over a month out from the debut of the all-new, sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro but that hasn’t slowed down the pace of Chevy’s... read more April 9, 2015 by 


 
Delphi’s self-driving Audi Q5 prototype

Delphi’s Autonomous Audi Q5 Successfully Completes Cross-Country Trip

A couple of weeks ago, an Audi Q5 packed with automotive supplier Delphi’s autonomous car technologies set out on a coast-to-coast trip, departing San Francisco and... read more April 7, 2015 by 


 
Bang & Olufsen in Audi's 2013 Q7

High-Fidelity Allstars: Harman Buys Bang & Olufsen Automotive Business

Premium audio company Harman has added another arrow to its quiver of boutique marques with the acquisition of Bang & Olufsen's automotive business. ALSO SEE: 2016... read more March 31, 2015 by 


 
Lexus Safety System+ and Toyota Safety Sense

Lexus Safety System+ To Debut On 2016 RX Crossover, Toyota Safety Sense On 2016 RAV4 Hybrid

When it debuts at the 2015 New York Auto Show, the 2016 Lexus RX will launch a new safety system for the luxury brand. Called "Lexus Safety System+", it bundles several... read more March 31, 2015 by 


 
2015 Peugeot 208 with textured paint finish

Will Textured Paints Be The Next Big Thing In Car Customization?

When it comes to paint, a mirror-like smooth finish is traditionally as good as it gets. Yet the rise of interest in matte paint finishes has convinced Peugeot to throw that... read more March 30, 2015 by 


 
2016 Chevrolet Camaro’s aluminum instrument support beam

2016 Chevy Camaro To Be More Than 200 Pounds Lighter Than Current Model

Chevrolet’s all-new, sixth-generation Camaro is set to be revealed May 16 at Detroit’s Belle Isle Park, just two weeks before IndyCar’s Belle Isle Grand... read more March 30, 2015 by 


 
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... read more March 27, 2015 by 


 
Bose Panaray sound system debuting in the 2016 Cadillac CT6

First Look At 2016 Cadillac CT6 Interior, Bose Panaray Sound System

We’re now just days away from the new Cadillac CT6’s debut at the 2015 New York Auto Show, however, General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] still can’t manage to... read more March 27, 2015 by 


 
 

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