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Gran Turismo 6 Confirmed For PS3, Coming This Holiday Season: Video

Sony is hosting today a special event at the Silverstone circuit to mark the 15th anniversary of its Gran Turismo racing sim, where it has just announced that the sixth installment of the series, Gran Turismo 6, will be launched for the PlayStation 3 this holiday season. It was widely known that... read more

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Google Glass: First Track Video, With Cadillac CTS-V

The video below may be the first on-track footage shot with Google Glass--and it was driven in a Cadillac CTS-V at Monticello Motor Club. We can't be sure if this is the... read more May 10, 2013 by 


 
 Garmin portable navigation kit now offered on all Volvos

Garmin Developing Next-Level Avionics-Based Infotainment

As cars become more connected with the virtual world around us, automakers will be required to pay closer attention to the features and quality of the infotainment systems... read more May 8, 2013 by 


 
Tesla owners & supporters gather in Statehouse in Austin to support company [photo: John Griswell]

Elon Musk Talking Google Autonomy For Tesla? Kind Of...

Google is hard at work on creating a world in which autonomous cars roam the highways and byways that surround us. It's a future we're all heading towards, and Google wants... read more May 7, 2013 by 


 
GM CUE interface - 2013 Cadillac XTS

Is GM Considering In-Car Infotainment Advertising?

Everyday there are new ways to stay connected. Automakers are paying attention to the ever-expanding list of available technology, and a lot of this will wind up finding a... read more May 7, 2013 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf, at 2013 New York Auto Show

Volkswagen Golf Drops Weight With Optional Carbon Fiber Roof

The Biggest Loser has proven that weight-loss shows can draw serious attention. Volkswagen must be watching because the German automaker is looking for lower numbers on the... read more May 6, 2013 by 


 
LS12 V-12 engine. Image via V12Baker at LS1Tech.com.

LS12 LS-Based V-12 Engine Build: Yes, It's Awesome

Who among us hasn't had the idea? Just chop a couple of engines in two and smush the pieces together: instant V-12/V-16/V-24/awesomeness. Well, the fantasy recipe works... read more May 6, 2013 by 


 
Grand Theft Auto V trailer

New Trailer Released For Grand Theft Auto V: Video

It’s hard to believe that the last trailer we saw for Grand Theft Auto V came out in 2011, but while the wait for a follow up has been long, we’re sure... read more May 3, 2013 by 


 
Gran Turismo 6 cover leaked - Image: Multiplayer.com

Gran Turismo 6 Release Date, Cover Art Leaked

Armchair racers all around the globe, this is the moment you have all been waiting for; Gran Turismo 6 will be released on November 28, 2013. The date suggests a formal... read more May 2, 2013 by 


 
Invisible rain technology

Intel Develops Headlight Technology That Blocks Out Rain

Could a headlight really block out rain droplets from a driver’s line of sight? Apparently so, claim researchers from Carnegie Mellon University and tech giant Intel... read more April 30, 2013 by 


 
2014 Cadillac CTS

Cadillac ‘Super Cruise’ Autonomous System Ready For Real-World Testing: Video

The next big wave in automotive safety technology, autonomous driving, is starting to make its way from the world of science fiction to reality. Autonomous systems have been... read more April 30, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen DSG dual-clutch transmission

10-Speed DSG Among Volkswagen’s Future Tech

Given the proliferation of announcements for eight-, nine- and even 10-speed automatic gearboxes of late, it would appear the world’s major automakers were giving up on... read more April 29, 2013 by 


 
Volvo flywheel Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS)

Volvo Completes Tests Of Flywheel KERS, Confirms Fuel Savings Of 25 Percent

About two years ago we told you that Volvo was about to commence testing of an innovative flywheel-based kinetic energy recovery system (KERS), not in motorsport but in the... read more April 25, 2013 by 


 
Solarwatt Carport System

BMW To Offer Solar-Powered Charging Systems To EV Customers

Tesla pioneered the idea of harnessing solar power to create an incentive to lure potential customers to its cars. Late last year the Californian startup opened the first of... read more April 25, 2013 by 


 
Prodrive deep-luster colored carbon fiber

Prodrive Develops Deep-Luster Colored Carbon Fiber

British motorsport and engineering firm Prodrive has come out with a new technology that allows it to produce sumptuous carbon fiber panels that can be ordered in virtually... read more April 24, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen iBeetle

Volkswagen iBeetle Integrates iPhone, Gets iNamed: Shanghai Auto Show

While we certainly hope the Volkswagen iBeetle doesn't start a trend of iNaming all kinds of iCars with ridiculous iTags, we do like the way VW has kitted the iBeetle to... read more April 19, 2013 by 


 
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