Car Tech

This guy used an orange to hack his Tesla into a self-driving car

A future where self-driving cars roam the streets is inevitable, but it’ll take several years to get there. Some people, however, aren’t willing to …

Gear & Gadgets

Ferrari is planning an all-electric supercar

Ferrari is going to going to build an EV that will aim to have no peer – including from the likes of Tesla. Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said that its planning to both build its first electric supercar, and debut its first ever SUV, with the latter arriving sometime in either 2019 or 2020, …

Sergio Marchionne

Porsche Macan GTS review: the best SUV in its range comes at a price

Sport is a grossly overused term when describing cars, but is perhaps at its most abused when it comes to the Sport Utility Vehicle. Using “sport” is, after all, supposed to imply a sense of a car being light and nimble, where as we all know that SUVs tend to be heavy and cumbersome.<p>Despite this, …

Land Rover

Here's How Centrifugal Superchargers Work

It might look like a turbo from the outside. Interestingly, the two systems have a lot in common.<p>Using forced induction to get more power out of an engine can be done in several different ways. One of those ways is using a centrifugal-style supercharger, using power from the engine to push more air …

Engineering

Elon Musk says enhanced voice command functionality is coming to the Model 3

Tesla vehicles are certainly forward-thinking, but sometimes the company’s tech oriented approach results in a less than optimal user experience. …

Autos

Crash involving semi closes Highway 97 A

Investigators are currently on scene at Highway 97 A just south of Pleasant Valley cross road Spallmaucheen, where a collision has taken place …

The Enverge is a deadly looking electric car from a company you’ve never heard of

GAC says it’s primed to enter the US market by 2019<p>You probably haven’t heard of GAC, the Chinese automaker with big designs on the US market. At the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, GAC is seeking to up its profile in advance of its 2019 US launch with — what else? — an …

Technology

The Nissan Xmotion SUV is more screen than car

Seven (!) digital touchscreens, and a virtual personal assistant that’s a fish<p>The Nissan Xmotion may look like an SUV on the surface, but to take a step inside is to enter a dense forest of technology. The concept car, revealed today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, has a …

Technology

This Is The New Mercedes G Class

Mercedes Benz have been teasing the new Mercedes G Class over the last few weeks, their latest SUV is now official and we have some photos and …

You Can Apparently Fool Tesla's Autopilot With An Orange (We Saw It)

Image: YouTube<p>There is more to this orange than meets the eye. Or, at least there was.<p>Tesla's autopilot seems pretty nifty, but how do you feel about …

Technology (Australia)

Mazda Remains Committed to Introducing CarPlay But Still Won't Say When

Toyota and Lexus today confirmed that CarPlay will be available in select 2019-and-later vehicles, making Mazda one of the only recognizable automakers—if not the only—without support for Apple's in-car software platform in the United States.<p>Many of our readers commented or tweeted to ask if and …

Android Auto

FCA's Marchionne says new CEO will be named this year

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says he'll step down next year after leading the combined company since 2009.<p>Marchionne, 65, told media at the Detroit auto show that FCA will release a business plan through 2022 around June. The company will announce his successor sometime after …

Business

Tesla's Working On A Fix To Stop Its Wipers From Spraying People With Rainwater

Tesla finally got around to working out automatically activated windshield wipers, launching another "beta" test for the feature last week. There's a …

Tesla

2018 Kia Cerato: AEB or sub-$20k, don’t bet on both

The operations boss for Kia Australia says he is all too aware of the “nearly compulsory” status of autonomous emergency braking in today’s new cars, …

Kia Motors

Teslanomics Predicts Model 3 Production At Almost 200,000 For 2018

What’s one of the most popular pastimes for EV enthusiast right now?<p>Though we can’t verify it scientifically, guessing how many Model 3 sedans roll …

Rolls-Royce launches review of L’Orange

Rolls-Royce has launched a strategic review of L’Orange, a German arm of the group that makes fuel injectors for diesel engines.

Rolls-Royce

BlackBerry Wants To Keep Smart Cars Secure With 'Jarvis'

Image: iStock<p>Remember BlackBerry? They made those phones with the full keyboard and only corporate executives thought they were worth the time. Well …

Technology (Australia)

Electric Vehicles Cost Less Than Half As Much To Drive

Electric vehicles cost less than half as much to operate as their gasoline-powered counterparts, according to a study of fuel costs released Thursday by the University of Michigan.<p>The average cost to operate an EV in the United States is $485 per year, while the average for a gasoline-powered …

Electric Vehicles

Ford teases an all-electric performance SUV called the ‘Mach 1’

Coming in 2020<p>Ford just rolled out a new Ranger pickup truck, Edge crossover, and Bullitt Mustang here at the North American International Auto Show, all of which were either rumored or expected. But the company teased something totally out of the blue at the very end of its press conference: an …

Technology (India)

Check Out The World's First Tesla Model 3 Display Model

Tesla’s Model 3 hits the showroom for the first time. It’s on display at the Stanford Shopping Center location. Base price is $35,000. …

Tesla

1931 Ford Model A for Sale | ClassicCars.com | CC-962938

Similar Vehicles<p>Beautiful 1931 Ford Model A Deluxe Roadster. Brown body-Black fenders. Butterfly decals have been removed from doors. Clear title. …

Roadsters

Driver fighting for his life after head-on collision between car and truck

A man is fighting for his life after his car hit a truck in a head-on collision in Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil, 125 kilometres northeast of Montreal, …

Quebec

Elon Musk says no sex at ‘boring’ party reportedly hosted by VC Steve Jurvetson

One of the supposedly wild Silicon Valley parties mentioned in an excerpt for an upcoming book called “Brotopia” was hosted by famous VC Steve …

Packing 1,024 LEDs into one headlight is smart, but not legal (yet)

When you turn down a dark country road and flick on your high beams, it’s like throwing open the curtains on a sunny afternoon after reading by …

Autos

The Tesla Model 3 is quicker than advertised

The Tesla Model 3 wasn’t built as a high-performance vehicle, but that doesn’t mean it can’t return some impressive acceleration numbers, ones well …

Autos (Canada)

Carscoops

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>The first spy shots of the 2020 Cadillac CT5 have landed, giving us a first taste of the upcoming executive sedan. <br>The …

Cadillac

GM Announces Fully Autonomous Vehicle for 2019

GM President Dan Ammann discusses the company's commitment to autonomous technology. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." (Source: Bloomberg)

Business

Tractor driver dies after early-morning collision with car

The accident happened at 6.55am on the Lifford to Letterkenny road at Drumoghill.<p>The 68-year-old, who was driving the tractor, was pronounced dead at …

News (Ireland)

Fiat Chrysler recalls minivans for engine stalling problem

DETROIT -- Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 160,000 minivans mainly in North America to fix a software problem that can make engines stall.<p>The …

Fiat Chrysler

Peter Valdes-Dapena Reviews the Tesla Model 3

The car drives and performs well, about how you’d expect given Tesla’s reputation.<p>It’s expensive for what you get compared to other cars in this …

John Gruber