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Chevrolet Bolt Battery Specifications Confirmed

01/11/2016, About a year ago Chevrolet showed off a new concept all-electric vehicle aimed for the masses, it was confirmed late last year that the car would enter production in the near future. At CES 2016 last week, the company unveiled the production version of...

Mercedes-Benz’s 2017 E-Class Can Steer Itself, Even At 130 Mph

01/11/2016, It wasn’t too long ago that Tesla introduced autopilot mode to its vehicles. However, it was quickly made apparent that some drivers seemed to lack common sense and were using the feature rather dangerously. Note that despite it being autopilot, it was...

Ford Puts Autonomous Vehicles To The Test In The Snow

01/10/2016, Self-driving cars, at the moment, seem to be pretty decent at holding their own. Granted there still needs to be a lot of fine tuning and testing, but on regular roads they seem to do alright. However what about in snow? Given the slippery nature of snow,...

Ford Wants To Pair Wearables With Driver Assist Technology

01/10/2016, Our wearables can pick up a lot of data about ourselves. Such as how much we’ve walked, how many calories we’ve burnt, how was our sleep the previous night, our heart rate, and more. While those are great ways to track your health, what about using...

VW To Address Emissions Cheating With Catalytic Converters

01/10/2016, In case you haven’t heard, Volkswagen has recently been accused of engaging in deceptive practices with regards to its diesel emission claims in its cars. So how can they go about fixing it? Surely they can’t recall every car ever made, right? Turns...

Elon Musk Predicts A Tesla Car Can Self-Drive Cross-Country In 2018

01/10/2016, Very recently Tesla announced a new feature for its Model S car called Summon. Basically it’s almost like a self-driving feature where at a press of a button, your Tesla car will be smart enough to figure out how to park itself, making it useful in...

Tesla Model S Can Now Park Itself In Your Garage

01/10/2016, If you’re looking for a car that offers some great semi-autonomous driving features then you must check out the Tesla Model S. Late last year it got a software update which enabled the Autopilot self-driving features, and yesterday the company...

Uber Cuts Prices In 100 Cities Across North America

01/10/2016, Popular ride-sharing service Uber has confirmed that it’s going to cut prices in more than 100 cities across North America, price cuts have been implemented in 80 North American cities initially, Uber hopes that the move is going to increase demand...

New York’s Entire Subway System Will Get Wi-Fi This Year

01/10/2016, There are several subway stations in New York City that offer Wi-Fi connectivity but it can be a chore to remember which ones do and which ones don’t. By the end of this year, you wouldn’t need to remember them as State governor Andrew Cuomo...

Apple Blocked Volkswagen From Showing CarPlay’s Wireless Feature

01/08/2016, If you’re trying to use CarPlay in your car, you will need to connect your iOS device to the system by hooking it up via a cable. However in iOS 9, Apple introduced the ability for users to connect to the system wirelessly, and this is a feature that...

Apple Found Registering Car-Related Domains

01/08/2016, Is the Apple Car an actual thing, or are we reading too much into things? Given Apple’s secretive nature, we suppose we’ll never know until they actually announce it, but in the meantime it looks like there is mounting evidence to suggest that Apple...

First Hyperloop Tubes Have Been Delivered To The Nevada Desert

01/08/2016, Right now the way we get around is by car, walking, biking, or public transport like trains and buses. However what if in the future we could get around without all those things, and instead get shot to our destination like a bullet coming out of a gun?...

This Invention Will Help Prevent Texting While Driving

01/07/2016, Texting and driving is a big no-no, unless you are in a self-driving car in which we suppose it’s sort of ok, even though you should probably keep your eyes on the road anyway. However until self-driving cars become commercially available, what are we...

Ford’s Autonomous Vehicle Generates Real-Time 3D Map

01/07/2016, [CES 2016] Ford continues to look forward into the future of vehicle technology by showcasing the Fusion Hybrid automated research vehicle. As you can tell by its name, this will be the Ford Fusion Hybrid, and what makes it different from a regular Fusion...