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Michael Schumacher tests new assistance systems on the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Michael Schumacher Tests 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Video

Earlier in the year, it was revealed that Michael Schumacher, a seven-time Formula One world champion and former driver for the Mercedes AMG F1 team, would be helping to develop Mercedes-Benz road cars. It turns out one of the first Mercedes cars to be worked on by Schuey is the all-new 2015... read more

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2015 Ford Mustang GT

Secret Feature On 2015 Ford Mustang Will Be An OEM First

Ford has finally taken the covers off its redesigned, sixth-generation Mustang but the Blue Oval hasn’t revealed all the details just yet. In fact, the car’s... read more December 7, 2013 by 


 
Nissan Leaf autonomous car prototype

Nissan Launches Autonomous Vehicle Trials On Japanese Roads

Would you share the roads with a car that was driving itself? Several Japanese drivers already have, as Nissan has completely its first public highway test for an autonomous... read more December 4, 2013 by 


 
Third Tesla Model S catches fire after hitting road debris. Photo via Twitter user @NASHVILLAIN_

Tesla Battery Fires: NHTSA Seeking Detailed Info, Germany Finds No Defect

While some see a recent string of three battery fires involving Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S electric sedan as nothing more than unfortunate happenstance, the National... read more December 3, 2013 by 


 
Volvo Launches Latest Autonomous Cars Pilot In Sweden

Volvo Launches Latest Autonomous Cars Pilot In Sweden

Whatever driving enthusiasts think of autonomous cars, it looks very much like the concept is here to stay. Volvo has now launched a pilot project in the city of Gothenburg... read more December 2, 2013 by 


 
2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28: Track Tech For Extra Downforce

Muscle cars and pony cars have never been the most sophisticated of things. For most of their history, they've relied on great looks and brute force--and captivated hearts... read more November 29, 2013 by 


 
Jaguar Land Rover and Intel technical center in Portland, Oregon

Jaguar Land Rover Pairs With Intel For Future Infotainment Tech

Jaguar Land Rover is the latest automaker to pair with a technology company to develop its future in-car technology. As consumer tech and in-car tech converge, automakers are... read more November 29, 2013 by 


 
2015 Audi A3

Audi A3 To Offer 4G LTE In Spring, More Models To Follow

Audi has moved the connected car a step closer by offering its new 2015 A3 with 4G LTE internet. Audi is the first automaker to offer the high-speed connection, and other... read more November 27, 2013 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz opens new R&D facility in Silicon Valley

Mercedes Opens Silicon Valley R&D Center For Future Tech Development

Mercedes-Benz has opened a new research and development site in Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley--the fruits of which will influence the automaker's technology for years to come... read more November 26, 2013 by 


 
Mazda rotary engine

Mazda's Rotary Engine Could Live On... In Electric Cars?

Fans of Mazda's rotary engines are among the most vociferous advocates you'll find in the automotive world. While some will never understand the appeal of rotary engines... read more November 25, 2013 by 


 
Honda Accord fitted with prototype Honda eight-speed dual-clutch transmission with torque converter

Honda: New Turbo Engines, 8-Speed DCT With Torque Converter

Honda announced three new direct-injected and turbocharged engines, plus an eight-speed dual-clutch transmission with the interesting addition of a torque converter, during a... read more November 18, 2013 by 


 
Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. with airless tires.

Polaris Airless Tires Go On Sale

Polaris has finally put airless tires on sale. The Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. ATV is the first vehicle to offer them and, considering that it's inspired by the MV850... read more November 18, 2013 by 


 
Sandia National Laboratory Multi-Modal Vehicle Concept

Real-Life Transformer Can Drive, Swim, And Fly: Video

There's a shape-shifting military robot on the horizon, and its name isn't Optimus Prime. The "Multi-Modal Vehicle Concept" designed by the Intelligent Systems, Robotics, and... read more November 12, 2013 by 


 
Nissan 3E

Nissan To Show Google Glass-Like "3E" At Tokyo Motor Show: Video

Google has tried to carve a niche for itself in the automotive realm with self-driving cars, and now Nissan is making its own incursion into the tech company's turf. Nissan... read more November 11, 2013 by 


 
Self-driving pod car to service Milton Keynes, U.K.

U.K. To Have Autonomous Cars In Service By 2017: Video

A handful of automakers such as Mercedes-Benz and Nissan are committed to launching autonomous cars by the end of the decade, but a U.K. town might be the first in the world... read more November 11, 2013 by 


 
Third Tesla Model S catches fire after hitting road debris. Photo via Twitter user @NASHVILLAIN_

Third Tesla Model S Fire: Still Not A Big Deal

A third Tesla Model S has caught fire, and while many pundits speculate as to the impact the news will have on Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] stock, the future of electric cars... read more November 7, 2013 by 


 
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