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Delphi’s self-driving Audi Q5 prototype

Delphi Autonomous Audi Q5 Prototype To Make Coast-To-Coast Trip: Video

Audi recently demonstrated the capability of its autonomous car technology by letting one of its self-driving A7 prototypes steer itself from San Francisco To Las Vegas, albeit with a driver behind the wheel to takeover when approaching complex city environments. Now, automotive supplier Delphi is... read more

March 17, 2015 by 
 
McLaren P1 GTR

McLaren Focused On A Lightweight, Aerodynamic, Hybrid Future

McLaren could be on the precipice of some seriously wonderful times. The Woking-based team has been one with an eye to calculated growth over a period of many years. It... read more March 11, 2015 by 


 
2016 BMW M4 GTS spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

BMW To Introduce Water-Injection System On New M4 GTS?

BMW recently unveiled a new water-injection system that’s said to result in both efficiency gains and more power by improving engine combustion. The technology, popular... read more March 9, 2015 by 


 
BMW Drifting

BMW Apparently Likes Drifting Now, Sort Of: Video

The above video clip is a trailer for a video that BMW has created called "The Drift Challenge". It will pit two BMWs against each other to see who can drift better. One car... read more March 6, 2015 by 


 
Goodyear concept tires

Goodyear Unveils Electricity-Generating And Shape-Shifting Concept Tires At Geneva

Concept cars are nothing new, but now companies are showing off concept tires that can be as radical as any vehicle they might get bolted to. Case in point, Goodyear just... read more March 6, 2015 by 


 
nanoFLOWCELL Quant F prototype, 2015 Geneva Motor Show

nanoFLOWCELL Brings Quant F Prototype And New Quantino Concept To Geneva: Live Photos And Video

A year ago, a little known startup by the name of nanoFLOWCELL showed off an electric sedan concept that was powered by energy stored in a device called a flow cell. A flow... read more March 5, 2015 by 


 
Volvo Autopilot autonomous-car system

Volvo Announces Production-Viable Autonomous Car Tech

Among carmakers, Volvo is one of the strongest proponents of self-driving cars. It launched its "Drive Me" pilot program to test cars on public roads in Gothenburg, Sweden... read more February 19, 2015 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz E-Class (European version)

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Gets Tech Updates

For the 2015 model year, European versions of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class will get a new infotainment system and other tech features, which will likely arrive in the U.S. for... read more February 17, 2015 by 


 
BMW Safety Moto GP Water Injection

BMW Brings Water Injection System To Its M4 Safety Car

Since 1999, BMW has been the official car of the MotoGP motorcycle race series. This new year is more of the same for the automaker, but it's also more of the new. BMW has... read more February 17, 2015 by 


 
Rinspeed Budii concept, 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Rinspeed Budii Concept Revealed Ahead Of 2015 Geneva Motor Show: Video

Swiss design and engineering firm Rinspeed made it clear last year that its vision of driving in the future is an autonomous one, and that cars, rather than being a tool to... read more February 17, 2015 by 


 
Apple-Tesla logo

Insiders Say Apple Is Working On Its Own Car Under "Project Titan" Codename

With stories of Tesla Motors’ pilfering of talent from Apple—and a flow of workers the other way, too—making the rounds recently, it’s perhaps no... read more February 16, 2015 by 


 
2016 Audi R8 teased with LED / laser headlight photo

2016 Audi R8 Laser Headlights Teased Ahead Of Geneva Unveiling

Just over a week ago, we brought you the first image of the 2016 Audi R8. Now, we bring you the second—and this time, it’s official. The image teases the laser /... read more February 16, 2015 by 


 
New Ford GT, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Ford Wants Cheap High-Volume Carbon Fiber, And it Wants it Now

Since debuting to an avalanche of aclaim at the Detroit Auto Show last month, the intensity of the buzz surrounding Ford's ferocious GT has only increased. Add silver paint... read more February 13, 2015 by 


 
Glow In The Dark Nissan Leaf

Nissan Leaf Gets Glow-In-The-Dark Paint Job To Promote Solar Energy: Video

Have you ever thought to yourself "Man, I wish my car was more visible at night!"? Well, Nissan may have you covered as they've managed to coat a Leaf with glow-in-the-dark... read more February 13, 2015 by 


 
2016 Acura MDX  -  2015 Chicago Auto Show live photos

2016 Acura MDX Gets Nine-Speed Auto, Available Electronic Driver Aids: Live Photos

The current MDX has only been around since the 2014 model year but already the popular seven-seat SUV is receiving some significant updates. Although there are no changes to... read more February 13, 2015 by 


 
Six-rotor race engine spits flames

This 6-Rotor Wankel Is The Soundtrack Of Hell: Video

What’s better than two rotors? Four! And what’s better than four rotors? SIX! DON’T MISS: Mad Mike Details His 1,200-HP 4-Rotor Miata Engine Build: Video... read more February 10, 2015 by 


 
 

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