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Reevu Helmet

Motorcycle Helmets Getting First Head-Up Display

Reevu is a company keen on reinventing the helmet as we know it. Most recently, the company touted a rearview camera that keeps track of the action going on behind your head. This is rather useful for motorcyclists and could be adapted by those racing open-top cars. Now Reevu is looking to push... read more

July 28, 2013 by 
 
Mercedes-Benz’s 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission

Mercedes-Benz Releases Details On 9G-TRONIC Nine-Speed Auto

Following the recent news that the E-Class, at least in Europe, is now available with a nine-speed automatic transmission, Mercedes-Benz has released the full details on its... read more July 24, 2013 by 


 
Pirelli P-Zero Super Trofeo tire

Pirelli Creates Run-Silent Tires For High-End Audis

Pirelli, the producer of world-championship-winning tires and world-class calendars, has announced that its latest innovation aims to quiet things down a bit. The Italian... read more July 23, 2013 by 


 
2014 Mercedes-Benz E Class

Mercedes-Benz Quietly Introduces Nine-Speed Auto In E-Class

Mercedes-Benz has quietly added a new nine-speed automatic to its E-Class range, though the option is not yet available in the U.S. The transmission, labeled a 9G-TRONIC, is... read more July 23, 2013 by 


 
Automotive supplier TRW working on autonomous car technology

Automotive Supplier TRW To Present Autonomous Car Technology In Frankfurt: Video

We’ve heard a lot about the autonomous car technology coming from the major automakers, but they aren’t alone in developing it. Major automotive suppliers are... read more July 19, 2013 by 


 
Apple logo

Apple Patents Tactile Infotainment: Should Automakers Give Up?

The center of your dashboard doesn't have anything to do with lap times or lateral g loads, but it is one of the most important parts of a new car--sports, luxury, or... read more July 18, 2013 by 


 
Garmin portable head-up display

Garmin Launches Portable Head-Up Display

Head-up display systems have been around for decades but despite their added safety (by allowing you to keep your eyes on the road) you still won't find it a standard feature... read more July 12, 2013 by 


 
Safety technology planned for 2015 Volvo XC90

Volvo Previews 2015 XC90 Safety Tech: Video

Volvo is hard at work developing its next-generation XC90 SUV, which the automaker promises to launch at the end of 2014, most likely as a 2015 model. While there’s... read more July 5, 2013 by 


 
Ford prototype part

New Tech Allows Ford To Build Prototype Parts In Hours Instead Of Months: Video

When developing new cars, the typical method is to first build a handful of prototypes and then extensively test them. Unfortunately, the process of building all the parts... read more July 3, 2013 by 


 
Audi Matrix LED headlight technology

Audi Matrix LED Tech To Debut On A8 Facelift This Year, But U.S. Misses Out

Audi has been an innovator and pioneer in the area of headlight technology, having been one of the first to introduce lighting technologies such as adaptive lights, full-LED... read more July 1, 2013 by 


 
Volvo Autonomous Parking

Volvo Shows Self-Parking Car, Confirms Autonomous Steering For 2015 XC90

Volvo has previewed some of its upcoming technology with a demonstration of a new self-parking system which doesn’t require the driver to even be present in the... read more June 20, 2013 by 


 
Renault Nissan’s Common Module Family (CMF)

Renault Nissan Is Latest To Adopt Modular Platform Strategy

Renault Nissan is the latest automaker to adopt a strategy of widespread platform and parts sharing across models, announcing today it will soon implement a modular platform... read more June 20, 2013 by 


 
Bosch’s Aston Martin DB9 plug-in hybrid prototype

Bosch Builds 740-Horsepower Aston Martin DB9 Hybrid: Video

Bosch is out to show that in a world of ever-tightening emissions regulations, performance cars can still have a place. To prove its point, the German supply giant built an... read more June 18, 2013 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz Car-2-Object communication in action

Mercedes-Benz To Offer Car-2-Car Communication This year

New Car-2-Object and Car-2-Car communication will enable your car to warn you of an impending crash, or perhaps even take action itself to avoid one, by knowing well ahead if... read more June 14, 2013 by 


 
Audi R18 e-tron quattro in the 2013 WEC season opener at Silverstone

Does Racing Really Yield Benefits To Production Cars? Audi Says 'Yes'

Earlier this week, we had the good fortune to interview Audi racer Allan McNish ahead of next week's 24 Hours of Le Mans. During the interview, he made a case for the Le Mans... read more June 13, 2013 by 


 
Audi Piloted Parking

Audi Looks To Make Parking Easier... Again

Audi is clearly on a mission to make parking a much easier affair. We recently showed you the latest Audi Connect feature that pairs up with the INRIX parking database. It... read more June 10, 2013 by 


 
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