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McLaren Confirms They Were In Talks With Apple

11/20/2016, A couple of months ago, there were rumors that Apple could be interested in acquiring McLaren, presumably to aid in their electric/self-driving car efforts. The company later denied the rumors, claiming that McLaren and Apple were not in discussions over...

Uber Launches Online Gift Cards

11/20/2016, If you’re trying to get someone a gift for the upcoming holidays or just a gift in general, how does the gift of travel sound to you? If you know someone who travels by Uber frequently, you’ll be pleased to learn that Uber has announced that they will...

Latest Tesla Demo Shows What Its Fully Autonomous Car Sees

11/20/2016, Tesla released a demo video last month which showcased the fully autonomous driving capabilities of the Model X. The new self-driving system enabled the Model X to drive on its own without any human input. The demo showed us how the Model X emerged from a...

McLaren F1 Supercar Successor Confirmed

11/20/2016, There are few supercars that captivated people as much as the McLaren F1 did when it came out more than two decades ago. Even though it has been around for a very long time, the fact that it can reach a top speed of 240.1 miles-per-hour makes it the...

Volkswagen Wants To Start Building More Electric Vehicles

11/18/2016, The Volkswagen diesel emission scandal is probably the biggest scandal in the automobile industry that we’ve seen in recent times. It is also rather ironic as it just seems to justify the push towards more “green” vehicles, like electric cars or...

BMW & Baidu End Joint Research On Self-Driving Cars

11/18/2016, Not all partnerships last forever, which is why it doesn’t really come as a complete surprise to learn that BMW and Baidu’s partnership on self-driving car research has come to an end, according to a report from Reuters in which both companies have...

Volvo’s Concierge App Brings Servicing Right To Your Doorstep

11/17/2016, Sending your car for a wash, or doing it yourself, or taking it in to be serviced means having to take time out of your day to do so. If you’re the type that’s way too busy for these kinds of things, not to worry because if you own a Volvo, the...

Toyota Gets Serious About Electric Cars With New In-House Unit

11/17/2016, Ask someone to name a hybrid car and chances are that they will think about the Toyota Prius. The company has made great strides in the hybrid car market but now it’s looking to do the same in the electric car market. The biggest car company in...

Tesla Model S P100D Easter Egg Makes It Go Even Faster

11/17/2016, Tesla’s high-performance models offer 0-60mph times that can even put supercars to shame. That’s because an electric motor that powers an electric car always provides all of the torque all of the time. You put your foot down and away it goes,...

Watch Tesla’s Autopilot Mode’s Avoidance System Put To The Test

11/16/2016, In a recent update to their Autopilot mode, Tesla announced that they will now be relying more on radar to detect objects that might be in the path of the car, whereas before it seemed to rely more on the car’s cameras. This means that it has a better...

Mini Unveils The Countryman S E Hybrid Vehicle

11/16/2016, If you’re a fan of the Mini cars but wish there was a hybrid or electric version, whether it’s because you are trying to get better mileage or maybe you just want to do your part for the environment, you’ll be pleased to learn that at the LA Auto...

Intel Will Invest $250 Million To Develop Self-Driving Cars

11/16/2016, Intel made an important announcement at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The company’s CEO Brian Krzanich revealed during his keynote speech that Intel is going to invest more than $250 million over the next two years to develop self-driving cars....