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EO smart connecting car 2

EO Smart Car Could Be Future "Crab" King Of The City

The urban landscape of the future will not be filled with gas-drinking machines piloted by humans. We're not sure when the cityscape will change, but it will absolutely reach a point when it's filled with electric-powered, electronically-maneuvered, autonomously guided vehicles. As much as we love... read more

May 11, 2015 by 
 
Freightliner Inspiration Truck self-driving truck concept

Daimler’s Futuristic Self-Driving Truck Hits U.S. Roads: Video

The future is coming up fast, with technologies that were once the domain of science fiction now being developed for commercial sale. Just last week Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more May 6, 2015 by 


 
Volkswagen Car-Net for Apple Watch

Volkswagen Now Has An Apple Watch App

The new Apple Watch is putting automakers on notice, and not just with a subtle vibration every five g-d seconds. A handful of OEMs, including Porsche and BMW, have already... read more May 5, 2015 by 


 
Ford Mustang Customizer app

Ford Makes Mustang Configurator App Even Better

Thanks to modern technology like smartphones, you no longer have to visit your dealer to configure your ideal ride. That's because new smartphone apps like the Ford Mustang... read more May 5, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Powerwall Home Battery

Tesla's New Battery Can Power Your Home

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk caused quite a stir when he tweeted that the company was preparing to unveil a "major new product line" that was "not a car." Most of... read more May 1, 2015 by 


 
Audi's matrix-beam LED lighting

Audi Attempts To Add Matrix Lighting Technology To Its Laser Headlights

Audi’s Matrix LED headlights allow you to drive with your high beams left permanently on, as they can detect other vehicles on the road and actually split up a light... read more April 29, 2015 by 


 
Behind the wheel of an autonomous car

Carlos Ghosn: Fully Autonomous Car “At Least A Decade Away”

A couple of years ago Nissan made the bold claim it will launch on the market an autonomous car by 2020. It was later revealed that Nissan’s autonomous car... read more April 27, 2015 by 


 
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... read more April 24, 2015 by 


 
2016 Acura NSX internal view

2016 Acura NSX Tech Secrets Revealed

When it finally launches on the market, the 2016 Acura NSX will be one of the most advanced performance cars in production, a feat made all the more impressive when you... read more April 23, 2015 by 


 
New Ford GT, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Ford Moving Quickly To Ensure Cheap, High-Volume Carbon Fiber Production

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] latest halo car will utilize loads of carbon fiber bits, but with its $400k price tag and 250-car annual production cap, the spectacular... read more April 22, 2015 by 


 
2016 Chevrolet Camaro’s exhaust tips

More 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Tech Secrets Revealed

The all-new sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro is set to be revealed May 16 at a special public event hosted at Detroit’s Belle Isle Park, and in the lead up Chevy has... read more April 21, 2015 by 


 
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 


 
 

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