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Watch Oak Ridge National Lab 3D-Print a Replica Shelby Cobra

We’re not sure how this flew under our radar, but at this year’s Detroit auto show in January, the Department of Energy showed off an electric vehicle it had 3D-printed out of carbon-fiber-reinforced plastic. It was inspired by the iconic Shelby Cobra, but its construction technique—and some …

3D Printing

Porsche's Working on the Most Entertaining Cruise Control Ever

From the May 2015 issue<p>Today’s active cruise-control systems can read the road, spot impending collisions, and automatically apply the car’s brakes.  A few even steer to some degree. Seemingly every new luxury car boasts an incremental upgrade—now with gopher detection!—but by decade’s end, Porsche …

Autonomous Cars

Developer Creates Apple Watch App for Tesla Model S

Well, that was quick. This report from 9to5mac.com indicates that a Tesla-controlling app for the Apple Watch is now a fully realized thing, and it’s pretty neat. There’s nothing about developer Rego Apps’ Tesla Model S Watch app that’s totally new or different from, say, Tesla’s own smartphone app …

Tesla

AAA Reports Road Trips on the Rise Due to Low Gas Prices

If you’ve been longing to go on a road trip, now might be the time to do it. AAA released a report on falling gas prices and their effect on our driving habits, revealing that more Americans are planning on hitting the road.<p>The insurance agency conducted a telephone interview of 1,007 adults in the …

Best SUVs For Tall Drivers

Not all vehicles with the same shape and exterior measurements are created equally—or built with the same accommodations inside.<p>If you’re …

Automotive Industry

LG's leather G4 is the swiss army knife of smartphones with a killer camera

With LG's new flagship G4 Android smartphone, life really is good. No, scratch that, life is great.<p>The best Android smartphones all have compromises. …