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Toyota Recalls Another 1.4 Million Vehicles Over Defective Airbags

06/29/2016, You might recall that Toyota and other carmakers were forced to recall millions of their vehicles over defective airbags supplied by Takata. Unfortunately for Toyota, it seems the problem did not end there as the company has announced that they are...

Volkswagen Will Pay $14.7 Billion To Settle Diesel Emissions Scandal

06/28/2016, It was reported recently that Volkswagen could have to pay as much as $10 billion to settle its diesel emissions scandal in the United States, but the final number has turned out to be bigger than that. The German auto group is going to have to pay $14.7...

Tesla Reportedly Building $9 Billion Factory In China

06/26/2016, If a new report is to be believed, Tesla is shifting a portion of its production overseas as it ramps up facilities in order to meet greater demand. Delays are quite common with the company’s new vehicles and as it looks to start production on the...

Maserati Electric Car Could Become A Reality

06/26/2016, Maserati is known for making high-performance cars that gulp down fuel by the gallon but it appears that the Italian manufacturer could be looking to cleaner and cheaper options. Parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has said that it’s...

Uber Replaces Surge Multiplier With ‘Upfront’ Pricing

06/26/2016, Uber has long implemented surge pricing in areas where demand is high, surge pricing is reflected in the app through a multiplier which gives users an idea of how many times over the normal fare that particular ride is going to cost. Uber has been...

Faraday Future Also Working On A Self-Driving Car

06/26/2016, Quite a few companies are working on self-driving or autonomous cars so it’s not surprising to find out that Chinese electric car maker Faraday Future has said that it’s also creating a self-driving car of its own. Faraday Future unveiled its...

VW Might Pay Up To $10,000 To Owners In Diesel Emissions Case

06/26/2016, New reports suggest that Volkswagen might pay between $1,000 and $7,000, and in some cases up to $10,000 to owners of cars that are part of the diesel emissions scandal. The payouts are going to depend on a number of factors but the reports seem convinced...

Xiaomi Unveils The Mi QiCYCLE Folding Electric Bike

06/23/2016, It was speculated that due to the teasers that Xiaomi had put out that the company could be planning on unveiling a smart bicycle, and sure enough it looks like the speculation was right as Xiaomi has officially announced the Mi QiCYCLE folding electric...

New Nissan Leaf Electric Car Will Have 200 Mile Range

06/22/2016, Electric cars need to offer a substantial amount of range on a single charge for them to become a viable mode of transport. There are expensive options available in the market right now that provide a range of up to 300 miles on a single charge but in a...

Xiaomi Rumored To Announce A Smart Bike This Week

06/22/2016, Xiaomi might have been known primarily as a smartphone vendor at the start, but over time the company has branched out to other tech endeavors, such as launching wearables, battery packs, drones, and now if the rumors are to be believed, Xiaomi could be...

Anton Yelchin Crash Will Be Investigated By Fiat Chrysler

06/20/2016, It was reported yesterday that Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin had passed away in a freak accident at his home in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed that Yelchin had died after his car rolled away and pinned him between the Jeep and a...

Elon Musk Points Out That The Model S Can Float Like A Boat

06/20/2016, The Tesla Model S is capable of doing many things. It’s capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in around 3 seconds and it’s also capable of driving itself, pulling into and out of parking spots, and much more. It runs out the car can do...

NASA Testing Hybrid Plane With 14 Electric Motors

06/19/2016, NASA is working to shape the future of air transport, it has announced that it’s conducting research on a unique plane that’s powered by 14 electric motors. The plane NASA is working on is called X-57 or “Maxwell,” and it’s...

Aston Martin Is Making A Car Faster Than The Bugatti Chiron

06/19/2016, Bugatti has long held the honor of creating the faster production car in the world. It had the honor with the Veyron and it gets it with the recently unveiled Bugatti Chiron as well. It appears that Aston Martin is gunning for that crown because...