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Tesla Autopilot could drive from home to work soon

Tesla EVs have been involved in quite a few accidents, some fatal, and in all those that involve Autopilot, the company makes the same explanation. The feature is only meant for driver assistance, not full automation. Soon, however, it might have to change its tune, and its excuses, because based on still CEO Elon Musk’s tweets about mind-blowing features being … Continue reading

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2019 Audi e-tron SUV First Drive Review

When I got the chance to test drive the new Audi e-tron in the deserts of Namibia, it was clear Audi hadn’t developed an electric SUV merely for tarmac roads. While most drivers won’t experience it, it turned out to be quite the thrill to drift an electric SUV.

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Waymo reportedly makes big autonomous car safety driver changes

Waymo has put safety drivers back in the driver’s seat of its autonomous vehicles, sources claim. The change reportedly took place some time within the last month and is said to be the result of safety concerns at Alphabet.

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2014 and up Mazda CarPlay and Android Auto retrofit hardware costs $199

Mazda has announced that it has rolled out extended support for smartphone integration on some of its older model cars and SUVs. Mazda has a dealer added an accessory that will bring support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to some Mazda vehicles going all the way back to 2014 model year

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2019 Pedestal Edition ATS-V Coupe and CTS-V cars celebrate V series

Cadillac has announced that it is rolling out a pair of special V-Series production cars to celebrate 15-years of V-Series production. The two special rides are the 2019 Pedestal Edition ATS-V Coupe and the CTS-V Super Sedan; these cars celebrate the 2004-2018 production run of the V-Series sub-brand at Cadillac. These two cars are also a farewell to the third … Continue reading

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2019 McLaren Speedtail images leak

McLaren has been teasing its coming car that it has dubbed a hyper-GT, that car is called the Speedtail. The 2019 Speedtail teases so far haven’t offered up a real look at the car, but some images have now leaked that claim to show what McLaren is cooking up. If these images are accurate, the Speedtail appears to be another … Continue reading

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Uber app gets global VoIP calling feature for riders and drivers

Uber has updated its mobile app with a new way for riders and drivers to talk with each other: VoIP.

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Honda’s smart intersection tells drivers what’s around the corner

As the Honda Pilot is about to enter the intersection a specially built HUD (heads-up display) flashes an orangish yellow with an image of an ambulance. Seconds later an actual ambulance that, moments before, the driver could not see barrels though t...

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This van version of VW’s electric Microbus could beat it to market

Volkswagen’s electric Microbus has spawned a cute commercial cousin, with the I.D. BUZZ CARGO previewing VW’s vision of the urban workhorse of tomorrow.

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Toyota Corolla Touring Sports wagon will debut in Paris

Toyota has unveiled some details about the new Corolla Touring Sports that will make its first appearance at the Paris Motor Show on October 2. The car will slot into the line along with the normal Corolla and the new hatchback that was unveiled this year. The main difference here is that the Touring Sports is a very nice-looking wagon.

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