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Aston Martin Experiments With Solar Panels On Cars

06/17/2014, British automobile manufacturer Aston Martin has a rich history, and their existing rides are able to duke it out with the very best of them in the supercar category. Having said that, what does the future bode for Aston Martin? Well, the Aston Martin...

Dutch Look To Self-Driving Trucks In 5 Years’ Time

06/16/2014, Google has their self-driving car (that you can see above) project, while BMW too, has experimented with their own version, with Volvo looking at a “Drive Me” self-driving car program. Now, the Dutch do seem to want to jump on board with the idea of...

U.S. Transportation Department Could Regulate Smartphone Navigation

06/16/2014, Word on the street has it that the U.S. Transportation Department could be looking at the possibility of introducing tougher regulatory control over mobile navigation systems in vehicles as well as on your smartphone or tablet. The U.S. Transportation...

Tesla Model X To Enter Production Early 2015

06/16/2014, When one thinks of electric vehicles, our minds usually drift to smaller vehicles like sedans or hatchbacks. However if you’re more of an SUV kind of driver, you might recall that back in 2012 Telsa unveiled the Tesla Model X electric CUV (crossover...

Catch A Ride In Optimus Prime

06/16/2014, Imagine how cool you’ll look walking out from a restaurant or your office and hopping on none other than the leader of all autobots, Optimus Prime? For those who don’t know what I’m talking about Optimus Prime is a character from...

Tesla Motors Opens Up Its Patents For All To Use In Good Faith

06/12/2014, Patents are often described as tools used to by inventors to ensure that the technology they have developed isn’t used by anyone without permission or consent. Some criticize them for stifling innovation since big companies and corporations can...

BMW Smart Charging App Could Help You Save Cost Over Time

06/11/2014, “There’s an app for that”, or so the mantra goes. BMW’s marketing team has done a pretty good job when it comes to the “ultimate driving machine” over the decades, and it does not look as though a BMW is going to drop off the wish list of many...

Researchers Develop Lasers To Detect Drunk Drivers

06/11/2014, We all know that drinking and driving is a big no no, but yet some of us still do it anyway, or worse, we allow our friends who are clearly drunk to do it. There are breathalyzer accessories we can use with our phones to tell how much we have drunk, which...

Toyota Investigating The Idea Of Hovering Cars

06/10/2014, In the movies, especially sci-fi movies, we’re always greeted with vehicles that can fly or hover. It’s an interesting concept and we have to wonder just when can we look forward to such inventions? Well the good news is that Toyota is working on it....

UK Highway Code To Be Amended For Driverless Cars

06/09/2014, Self-driving cars are the future. Many major auto manufacturers are already working on their autonomous cars while you also have companies like Google trying to make it in this space. Even though the technology has considerably advanced over the past...

Ford Adaptive Steering System Helps Make Driving Safer

06/06/2014, The introduction of power steering has made life behind the wheel a whole lot easier from time to time without causing your upper body to use far more muscles than it should, as it reduces the number of times that one would make turns on the steering...

Jyrobike Makes It Easier To Learn How To Cycle

06/05/2014, I am quite sure that many of us did grow up with fond memories of learning how to cycle. Most of the time, there would be an adult figure behind, urging and supporting us as we slowly but surely wean ourselves off the training wheels of a bicycle. First,...