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U.S. Electric Car Sales to Top 2.6 Million by 2022 U.S. Electric Car Sales to Top 2.6 Million by 2022

As consumers begin to view electric cars more favorably, the market for such vehicles has now opened up for manufacturers. As the cost benefits for electric vehicles continues to improve, consumers in North America are now set propel significant growth …

Chevy Camaro ZL1 Wrecked At Dealership, Owner Livid
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Speaking as someone with a soft spot for these types of cars, a wrecked Chevy Camaro ZL1 is a tragedy indeed. But one owner isn’t just grieving over the loss of a lovely vehicle: Car enthusiast John Hooper is beside …

Chevy Camaro ZL1 Wrecked By Dealership Employee- How Mad Would You Be?
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How mad would you be if an employee at a car dealership took your beloved Chevy Camaro ZL1 on a joyride without your knowledge and totaled it? That is exactly what happened to Camaro enthusiast John Hooper’s car and the …

Half of Consumers Believe They Need Phones While Driving Half of Consumers Believe They Need Phones While Driving

Many states throughout the U.S. now have laws prohibiting phone use while driving, but drivers continue to distract themselves behind the wheel. Market research firm IDC today released a report showing that 50% of American consumers consider phone access in …

Automakers, Carriers to Push Vehicle Wi-Fi in Coming Years Automakers, Carriers to Push Vehicle Wi-Fi in Coming Years

AT&T this week at CES made two vehicle-related announcements, revealing that it would be providing wireless data access for both Tesla and Audi vehicles in the near future. The plan is to provide data to drivers that can be used …

AT&T To Provide Wireless Data For Tesla and Audi Vehicles AT&T To Provide Wireless Data For Tesla and Audi Vehicles
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AT&T this week announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Tesla to provide wireless data for Tesla vehicles. The deal covers current Tesla vehicles such as the Model S as well as future Tesla vehicles. Tesla is a …

Google Confirms That Android Is Coming To Cars Google Confirms That Android Is Coming To Cars
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Last week, a report came out of the WSJ claiming that Google was teaming up with automakers to get Android into cars. The report said that an official announcement would come during CES, and Google didn’t disappoint. Google announced today …

Stop-Start Vehicles to Sell More in Coming Years Stop-Start Vehicles to Sell More in Coming Years
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Though hybrids and fully-electric vehicles are now gaining buzz and being predicted as up-and-coming growth markets for the automobile industry, another energy-saving technology will be rolling out to the market along with them. Stop-start vehicles have systems implemented that cut …

Your Car Might Soon Be Controlled By Google Your Car Might Soon Be Controlled By Google

It’s not uncommon to see cars these days integrating smartphone connectivity into their dashboards. While that’s certainly futuristic to an extent, auto manufacturers are now wanting to take it one step further by integrating mobile operating systems into the cars …

Toyota Prius Chosen As Best Overall Value
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Consumer Reports magazine has just selected Toyota Prius as the best overall value. The hybrid car has the best economic value for mileage with the average cost registering at 47 cents per mile. Considering the price is $29,230, this vehicle …

BMW i8 Spyder Release Delayed By Engineering Issues BMW i8 Spyder Release Delayed By Engineering Issues

In 2011′s newest installment of the Mission: Impossible series, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, Tom Cruise cruises along the streets of Mumbai in a super futuristic looking vehicle. Well, folks, the future is not so distant. The car featured in …

Toyota Prius Tops Best-Value List For Second Year Toyota Prius Tops Best-Value List For Second Year

Motorists in the U.S. may have noticed the trend in the past few years of more Toyota Prius vehicles on the road. There’s good reason for this trend above the environmental concerns that so often surround conversations about hybrid vehicles: …

Winter Tire Alternatives: Green, but Effective?
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As earlier reported by us, it is catching on that winter tires damage our lungs and heart more than they protect us from slipping on the highway. While this may be true, it is still pretty obvious that we need …

Over 40% of U.S. Households Could Use Electric Vehicles Without Changing Habits Over 40% of U.S. Households Could Use Electric Vehicles Without Changing Habits

Though consumers in the U.S. are finally viewing electric vehicles as an option at an expanding rate, less that 1% of Americans are currently driving such vehicles. It will take until Though the range and size of electric vehicles are …

Self-Driving Vehicles to Make Up 75% of Sales by 2035 Self-Driving Vehicles to Make Up 75% of Sales by 2035
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With congress now debating driverless car technology legislation and more automakers beginning to test their own driverless technology, it appears that autonomous vehicles are finally on their way to consumers. Unfortunately, legal barriers will stall the wide adoption of driverless …

Emissions Laws May Push Electric Car Adoption Emissions Laws May Push Electric Car Adoption

Though electric vehicles are slowly becoming more popular in western markets, car manufacturers are still being conservative with the technology. This may change rapidly in the coming years, however, as emissions mandates begin to put pressure on manufacturers. Market research …

Google’s Knowledge Graph Now Includes Car Knowledge Google’s Knowledge Graph Now Includes Car Knowledge
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Google has added cars to the Knowledge Graph. It will now show you info about vehicles you search for just like it will for actors, musicians, food, medicine, etc. “You may already use Google to help you make everyday decisions, …

‘Ridge Racer’ Game Coming to Mobile This Month

Gamers are certainly not lacking choices when it comes to racing games in the next year. Early PlayStation 4 and Xbox One adopters will each have an exclusive racing game to choose from (Driveclub and Forza 5, respectively), and EA …

Winter Tires Cause Health Problems, Swedish Medical Researchers Claim
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At a time when Sweden will soon get hit with its usual seasonal winter weather, medical researchers are asking for a ban against winter tires. In the 1960s, these tires were first introduced to consumers in the United States. Metal …

2015 Ford Mustang to Debut on December 5th 2015 Ford Mustang to Debut on December 5th
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Ford Motor Company has announced that its all-new 2015 Mustang will debut on December 5th. This will be the Mustang’s first redesign since 2005. The car will celebrate its 50th anniversary on April 17, 2014. “With a new design and …

Consumers Are Coming Around on Electric Vehicles Consumers Are Coming Around on Electric Vehicles

As prices drop and technologies improve, electric vehicles are now set to become a mainstay on U.S. roads and even in the U.S. military. Though adoption rates for the technology are clearly on the way up, manufacturers will still have …