Volkswagen’s Audi unit managed to make its 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel engines run clean on tests, a report says, with the simple expedient of keeping emissions controls active for about 22 minutes, given that most emissions tests run no more than 20 minutes.
MiaAug 11, 2016 11:30 AM PT
Google is further entrenching itself as a key player in the autonomous car race with a new tech center outside of Detroit.
MiaAug 09, 2016 5:29 PM PT
Transit-oriented development is all the rage in many cities, but self-driving cars will eliminate premium pricing for housing units located near rapid transit stops.
MiaAug 09, 2016 5:18 PM PT
Japan has a more than 100 yearlong automotive tradition, but most Japanese carmakers ignore their heritage, and focus on the here and now.
AlanAug 09, 2016 5:01 PM PT
Tesla Motors has told Senate investigators that its crash-prevention system failed to work properly in a fatal crash, but said its Autopilot technology was not at fault, according to a Senate staff member.
MiaAug 09, 2016 4:50 PM PT
Whether the Apple Car will be electric, autonomous or sport features that are as yet undreamed of is a question for another day. For now, it’s a pretty safe bet the company isn’t designing a tank (or a bus).
ElenaAug 09, 2016 4:35 PM PT
Apple’s larger automotive ambitions are still a matter of speculation. Will the Silicon Valley icon produce and sell iVehicles? Probably not. Will it build self-driving electric city pods to compete with rival Google? More likely.
MiaAug 08, 2016 4:00 PM PT
The new class of electric car: Its electricity comes from fuel cells powered by hydrogen, which means the only tailpipe emissions are water vapor. That would be good for the climate, but a logistical challenge for the consumer.
MiaAug 08, 2016 2:25 PM PT
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ShellyAug 07, 2016 9:33 PM PT
OWNING a car in a congested city like New York or San Francisco can mean more hassle than happiness, what with traffic snarls, limited street parking and expensive garages. But Curtis Rogers has figured out a way to turn those psychic costs into a source of profit. The less he drives, the more he potentially makes.
MiaAug 07, 2016 9:13 PM PT
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People’s Republic is now the world’s number one market for electric vehicles and by 2018, it will be the world’s largest market for luxury cars.
MiaAug 07, 2016 11:41 AM PT
Nissan Motor Co. is discussing with Panasonic Corp. and overseas companies, including Chinese firms, the possible sale of its controlling stake in a car battery manufacturing venture, the Nikkei daily reported on Friday.
MiaAug 07, 2016 10:34 AM PT
Chris Urmson, chief technical officer of Google's self-driving car efforts, said he's leaving as the Internet company moves the project from research into the creation of products.
ElenaAug 07, 2016 10:15 AM PT
Tesla's Model 3 will push Tesla to its limits as a manufacturer and test investors' patience with a perennially unprofitable company.
MiaAug 07, 2016 9:44 AM PT
China has completed the first real-world test of its Transit Elevated Bus concept (TEB), which made headlines this spring for its innovative design.
MiaAug 04, 2016 11:39 AM PT
Tesla Motors is working on modifications to its Autopilot driver-assistance software.
AlanAug 03, 2016 5:44 PM PT
Mercedes-Benz’s Rescue Assist App provides immediate access to information about a vehicle in the event of an accident.
ShellyAug 02, 2016 3:33 PM PT
Automaker BMW,Intel and Mobileye has lay ground work for a project of self-driving car. Autopilotis currently a new trend in automobile industry.More and more automakers are ready for a challenge in the new competitive self-driving technology battle.
MiaAug 02, 2016 12:01 PM PT
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PatrickJun 30, 2016 7:30 PM PT
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