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Volvo's Car 2 Car Communication system

VŪHL 05 mid-engine two-seater powered by Ford EcoBoost announced

This past spring we reported on the first rumblings of a new, small performance car company starting up in Mexico, called VŪHL (which stands for "Vehicles of Ultra-lightweight and High-performance). Development of the company's first product, the VŪHL 05 seems to be moving along nicely – we now …

Opel Reveals Insignia Country Tourer

After the success of the Mokka compact crossover, which is sold stateside as the Buick Encore, Opel is adding another crossover to its lineup. The Insignia, the sister model of the Buick Regal, will be offered as the Country Tourer. Think of it as a brother-in-spirit of the Audi Allroad, the Volvo …

Mystery Car

Today is July 5th, and that means that – here in the U.S. at least – we’re sweeping up the old sparklers, reminiscing fondly about yesterday’s beer …

Quick Play: Nissan GT Academy 2013 [w/videos]

Just a few days ago, Polyphony Digital released a new downloadable title, called <i>Nissan GT Academy 2013</i>. The game is "powered by" <i>Gran Turismo 6</i>, meaning that the short demo is really our first look (at least outside of the E3 show floor) at the real driving simulator before the full game goes on …

Audi S8: You Won't Hear It, but You'll Sure Feel It

AUTOMOBILES ARE complicated machines with dozens of systems that independently affect owner satisfaction, any one of which can absolutely disqualify a car. Take navigation systems. I recently walked away from the spectacular, $300,000 Ferrari FF in a sour mood, all because of the car's dated, …

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Volvo Previews 2016 XC90 Safety Tech: Video

Volvo is hard at work developing its next-generation XC90 SUV, which the automaker promises to launch at the end of 2014. While there’s still a …

Automotive Industry

2014 Mazda6 i-Eloop to net 40 mpg hwy, 28 mpg city

Even before Mazda unveiled the 2014 Mazda6, it had introduced its innovative, non-hybrid i-Eloop (Intelligent Energy Loop) brake regeneration system. This technology converts kinetic energy into usable electricity using the alternator, a DC/DC converter and a capacitor mounted just behind the front …

Used Car Reviews – Fiat Barchetta

Having driven a friend’s Miata before I took wheel time in the Citroën VTS, I wanted to see what the obvious European counterpart, the <b>Fiat Barchetta</b> …

Hot Rods Hidden For Decades! Automotive Archeology In Indiana - HOT ROD Unlimited Ep. 37

Edward Snowden is a whistleblower, not a spy – but do our leaders care?

According to US legislators and journalists, the surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden actively aided America's enemies. They are just missing …

GEOPOLITICAL GURU: 'The Army Risks Turning Egypt Into A Latter-Day Pakistan'

Demonstrations continued in Egypt on Friday, as Morsi supporters took to the streets demanding that he be reinstated.<p>Nomura's geopolitical analyst Alastair Newton writes that irrespective of how disappointing Morsi's rule had been, there is no reason to be optimistic about the turn of events.<p>He …

Morsi's Last Days

Here’s an interesting look at Morsi’s final days in office. ‘Isolated but defiant’ is the AP’s headline take. It seems to confirm the general sense …

WIKILEAKS: Edward Snowden Has Requested Asylum In 6 More Countries, But We're Not Saying Which Ones

WikiLeaks — which has claimed to be representing Snowden since his leaks revealed information about the NSA's surveillance programs — said it wouldn't disclose the six countries out of fear of "U.S. interference."<p>On Monday, the organization said it had submitted applications to 19 countries on …

Obama silent over Egypt in muted Washington response to violence

Violence in Cairo was met with silence from Washington on Friday, as the Obama administration appeared to weigh its response to the evolving Egyptian …