Gran Turismo Sport is a video game available for the Playstation platform.A lot of companies officially design futuristic concept cars just for the game. The involvement of car manufacturers for a game implies that they want to showcase their future ideas to the general public.Not just that but it also gives them an idea of how the concept is being received by players all over the world as feedback to […]
Quiet electric cars are good but not necessarily safe. For instance, you can just hit a pedestrian with an electric car and they will not be able to foresee it. Of course, this does not happen often but it is still a matter of concern.No matter whether it is about the visually impaired pedestrians, bicyclists, or other fellow drivers – Electric cars need to make some kind of noises to […]
It was back in 2017 when Ford first announced that it would make an all-electric version of its very popular F-150 pickup truck. Since this is a workhorse and its customers may have apprehensions about the all-electric version’s performance, Ford today offered a tease of its performance by showing that the all-electric version will be capable of pulling a train with more than a million pounds of weight on it.
The E-Tron: Audi Launches Its First Electric CarEditor's Pick
Audi launched its first 100% electric vehicle, the Audi E-Tron, in our city of San Francisco yesterday evening. This new car increases the competition in a segment of the market currently dominated by Tesla. The Audi E-Tron SUV is an worthy Tesla Model X competitor.
German auto giant Mercedez-Benz is one of the many major car manufacturers working on electric cars. They’re expected to launch multiple models in the next couple of years. Mercedes itself is due to unveil a new electric SUV soon. It’s going to be a production model which means that customers will actually be able to buy it. The company has started teasing it ahead of the vehicle’s unveiling next month.
The idea of a world that gets around without the need for fossil fuel is an utopian dream for the moment, although the likes of Tesla vehicles would surely challenge the norm. In fact, the Indian Government might be looking into cleaning up its air and streets with the proliferation of electric cars.
As our cars get more connected these days, not only does this mean that our vehicles are more than just transportation devices, but it also opens the door to the scary possibility that our vehicles could get hacked. Recently according to a report from Troy Hunt (via BBC), it seems that the Nissan Leaf electric vehicle might have a security flaw to it.
The electric car market looks set to be even more exciting with Aston Martin having signed an agreement with a Chinese company in order to develop a luxury electric car. This could very well be a mark of China flexing their muscles in the automotive market where electric vehicles are concerned. The British firm has signed a deal with LeEco, a Beijing-based tech firm, in order to roll out the […]
And it’s a wrap! CES 2016 is over. The 49th CES has brought more attendees and attention than ever. With 170k attendees (50k from abroad) and 6000 journalists and analysts, this was the largest CES ever. It is simply impossible to see everything, but we all thrived to tell you what we thought were the most interesting, sometimes out of the box, products of the show. This is our selection, […]
In case you weren’t aware today is officially Back to the Future day, Marty McFly had traveled to October 21st in the popular franchise and many are commemorating this in their own unique ways. On the eve of this day Stanford University’s automotive lab rolled out MARTY, it’s a self-driving electric car that they’ve built which has amazing drift skills. Their car is a heavily modified version of the DeLorean […]
Over the past few months it has been consistently rumored that Apple is making an electric car, it’s a product that the company has never done before and will certainly be more challenging to make than a smartphone or tablet. Reports have suggested that Apple is aggressively poaching employees from companies that specialize in electric transportation, Tesla is one of them though the company’s CEO recently said that people who didn’t […]
As many have probably heard by now, Apple is said to be working on an electric car of their own. Whether or not this is true remains to be seen, but for the most part there seems to be a lot of chatter surrounding the project. While this is no doubt an interesting development for Apple (if true), we’re sure many are also wondering what would Apple price such a […]
We had initially assumed that Apple’s electric car, also known as Project Titan internally, was pretty early in its development stages. However according to a report from The Wall Street Journal, it turns that that we might not have to wait too long before we are able to take a look at it.The report claims that the Cupertino company aims to finalize the car by 2019, and that internally they […]
It has been rumored for a while now that Apple is working on an electric car of their own codenamed Project Titan. Apparently the Cupertino company has begun hiring new employees who have had some kind of experience in the automotive industry, such as those who are working at Tesla.That being said, it looks like Apple has managed to nab one more member. Jamie Carlson who was a senior engineer […]