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Ford Project Mobil

Ford And Intel Use Facial Recognition To Improve In-Car Tech, Safety

In order to expand the capabilities of in-car tech, Ford is working with Intel to bring facial recognition to the dashboard. The joint research project, called Project Mobil, will allow engineers to see how inward-facing cameras can be integrated into a car's existing systems to provide useful... read more

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2015 Ford Mustang passenger knee airbag

2015 Ford Mustang Offers Glovebox Knee Airbag, Seven Others: Video

People crashing their brand-new muscle cars is as much a universal constant as the arrow of time and the speed of light. At least when the inevitable happens, and photos of... read more June 23, 2014 by 


 
Audi 3.0-liter V-6 TDI with electrically-driven turbocharger

Audi’s Electrically-Driven Turbo To Debut In Next-Gen Q7 TDI

Audi recently presented an RS 5 TDI concept car powered by a diesel engine equipped with an electrically-driven turbocharger. The engine features a twin-turbocharger setup... read more June 19, 2014 by 


 
Bloodhound SSC's cockpit

A Glimpse Inside Bloodhound SSC's Cockpit: Video

It's rather pleasing to note that the cockpit of Boodhound SSC—the Land Speed Record attempt vehicle aiming to hit 1,000 mph—is exactly as high-tech and... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
Google Android

Google's Auto Link In-Car System To Rival Apple CarPlay

It was only a matter of time: Following the launch of Apple's CarPlay in-car operating system at this year's Geneva Motor Show, Google is set to reveal its own automotive... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class MULTIBEAM LED headlights

Mercedes To Debut MULTIBEAM LED Headlight Technology On 2015 CLS-Class

Mercedes-Benz is working on an updated version of its CLS-Class for the 2015 model year and has confirmed today that the car will feature the automaker’s new MULTIBEAM... read more June 16, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model S

Tesla Shares Patents To Spur Electric Car Development

Tesla Motors is taking its patents open source in order to encourage the development of electric cars. In a company blog post, CEO Elon Musk said Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more June 13, 2014 by 


 
BMW GoPro integration

BMW And MINI Cars Getting GoPro Integration

With the vast collection of videos on YouTube taken by people in their car, it was only a matter of time until the OEMs started catering to the hobby. Recently, we learned... read more June 12, 2014 by 


 
Brembo explains its Formula One brakes

Brembo Explains Its F1 Brake Technology: Video

When it comes to brakes, there's no bigger name than Brembo. The Italian company has made a reputation for itself building brakes for high-end carmakers like Ferrari and... read more June 12, 2014 by 


 
Toyota and Panasonic in-car home monitoring system

Soon You’ll Be Able To Control Your Home From Your Car

Soon, you’ll never have to worry whether you’ve left an appliance switched on when heading out for a drive as new technology being developed by Japanese firms... read more June 11, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Is Tesla About To Allow Rival EVs To Use Supercharger Fast-Charging Network?

Electric car charging may be about to get a lot faster—and a lot cheaper—for everyone. Speaking at the Tesla Model S official U.K. launch, CEO Elon Musk dropped... read more June 11, 2014 by 


 
Toyota Prius (Image: FrontSeatDriver.co.uk)

Toyota Thinks Hover Cars Might Be A Thing

If you asked a guy in the 1960s what he thought we'd be driving today, he'd probably think about what he'd seen in a popular TV science-fiction show of the time and say "a... read more June 10, 2014 by 


 
Local Motors Strati 3D-printed car concept

Local Motors Announces Winner of 3D-Printed Car Design Contest

Crowd-sourced carmaker Local Motors recently announced the winner of its first "3D Printed Car Design Challenge". The contest—which attracted over 200... read more June 10, 2014 by 


 
First BMW i8s delivered to customers

Start Of i8 Deliveries Means BMW Is First To Market With Laser Headlights: Video

Although BMW was the first to announce plans to introduce laser headlights to its cars, revealing the technology in concept form as far back as 2011, Audi hinted earlier this... read more June 6, 2014 by 


 
Volvo XC90 Bowers & Wilkins audio system

Volvo Opts For Bowers & Wilkins Audio In New XC90

Volvo's next-generation XC90 SUV won't just introduce a new design language and interior layout to the brand, it'll also offer one of the world's best automotive audio... read more June 5, 2014 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe Dynamic Curve suspension

Mercedes Details 2015 S-Class Coupe's Curve Tilting Function

You won't be getting your knee on the ground through every corner, but Mercedes-Benz's latest technology replicates at least one of the sensations of cornering in a... read more June 5, 2014 by 


 
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