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DVD Player Found In Crashed Tesla Model S

07/03/2016, You might have read recently that a Tesla Model S was involved in a fatal crash with Autopilot activated. It’s unclear at this point whether the semi-autonomous driving system failed or if the driver was at fault, investigators are still looking...

Driver Dies With Tesla’s Autopilot Active, NHTSA To Investigate

06/30/2016, Tesla has reiterated many times in the past that the autopilot feature is not the same as self-driving. However the company’s CEO did state that the system is smart enough where it can actually reduce the chances of accidents by as much as 50%, and we...

Regulators Warn Owners Of 300,000 Honda Cars To Stop Driving Them

06/30/2016, Earlier this year, Japanese carmaker Honda announced that they would be recalling 2.2 million of their cars due to an issue with its airbags which are manufactured by Takata. However it seems that isn’t the end of the story. US regulators the National...

Tesla Model 3 Performance Could Be Similar To Model S

06/30/2016, Telsa unveiled its first mass-market electric car – the Model 3 – earlier this year. It’s going to unveil this car in two parts and we saw the exterior and were told about some of its features in part one, part two will hopefully touch...

Intel And BMW May Team Up For Self-Driving Cars

06/30/2016, Partnerships between tech companies and legacy car manufacturers appear to be a trend these days. We’ve already seen a partnership between Google and Fiat Chrysler, and a new report suggests that Intel and BMW may be looking to team up as well to...

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...