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Electrics to Make Up 7% of Light Vehicle Market by 2020 Electrics to Make Up 7% of Light Vehicle Market by 2020

With electric car sales now rising and charging station infrastructure for the vehicles now rolling out, it seems that electric vehicles are finally starting to become mainstream. With major car manufacturers now debuting fully-electric plug-in models, the number of electric …

Tesla Plans Self-Driving Car, Elon Musk Looks for Autopilot Engineers on Twitter Tesla Plans Self-Driving Car, Elon Musk Looks for Autopilot Engineers on Twitter

Although Google is the company that’s garnered the most attention when it comes to driverless automobile technology, they’re not the only ones looking to make a big push into the market – a market that is expected to grow quickly …

Gold-plated Lamborghini Goes From 0-100 In 2.9 Seconds Gold-plated Lamborghini Goes From 0-100 In 2.9 Seconds
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A new Lamborghini built for a king has been unveiled in Dubai, and it contains $2.64 million worth of gold and gemstones. The luxury car on display is just a prototype, but it represents the most expensive car in the …

Google Street View Car Hits 3 Vehicles In Reportedly Attempted Hit And Run Google Street View Car Hits 3 Vehicles In Reportedly Attempted Hit And Run
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Wow. Just wow. A Google Street View car driver apparently hit two buses and a truck, and tried to flee the scene. The incident happened in Bogor, Indonesia, and there is photographic evidence of a wrecked Street View car. Gizmodo …

3D Printers Are Fueling The Future Of Automobile Design 3D Printers Are Fueling The Future Of Automobile Design
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Car designers are some of the most creative people in the world. A quick trip to an automobile trade show will prove that point pretty quickly. With the advent of 3D printing, these creatives will be able to realize their …

Car Gesture Controls to Take Off in Next Decade Car Gesture Controls to Take Off in Next Decade

Touch screens are finally making their way into car dashboards in a big way. Luxury cars such as the Tesla Model S now have entire entertainment and navigation systems running entirely off of what are essentially dashboard tablets. However, as …

Elon Musk Readies Cross-Country Tesla Model S Trip, Says He’ll Only Need to Charge for 9 Hours Elon Musk Readies Cross-Country Tesla Model S Trip, Says He’ll Only Need to Charge for 9 Hours
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Back in May, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that he was preparing a coast-to-coast trip across the United States in a Tesla Model S, one that would utilize Tesla’s various Supercharger stations that have been strategically placed across the country …

Nissan Expecting To Market Self-Driving Cars By 2020 Nissan Expecting To Market Self-Driving Cars By 2020

With every piece of technology being automated in this day in age, which piece of technology has yet to be fully automated? The car. If you think it has not been thought of yet, think again, because Nissan, the sixth-largest …

Electric Car Charging Stations to Reach 200K by 2020 Electric Car Charging Stations to Reach 200K by 2020

Hybrid cars have now become the norm on U.S. roads and car company Tesla is showing more established car companies exactly how to build a safe, profitable electric luxury car. Though electric vehicles appear to be the future, the infrastructure …

Half of U.S. Car Sales to be Driverless by 2032 Half of U.S. Car Sales to be Driverless by 2032
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Google and car manufacturers are continuing to test new self-driving car technologies. At the same time, lawmakers are struggling to regulate the technology while reassuring the public that vehicles will actually be safer without humans behind the wheel. There won’t …

Mercedes-Benz and Google Glass Join Forces Mercedes-Benz and Google Glass Join Forces

Mercedes-Benz has taken the reins of innovation and is showing no signs of slowing down. From the 2014 CLA that will be priced just under $30,000 at $29,900 to the pseudo-compact SUV, the new 2015 GLA, which will be hitting …

Tesla Model S Gets the Highest Safety Rating…Ever Tesla Model S Gets the Highest Safety Rating…Ever

In terms of U.S. automobile safety testing, the Tesla Model S has just set a new record. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has just awarded Tesla’s full-sized luxury sedan a 5-star safety rating – both overall and across …

Ferrari Breaks Record With $27 Million Sale Ferrari Breaks Record With $27 Million Sale

What would you do with $27.5 million dollars? If that answer is to purchase a Ferrari, then you are not alone. More often than not, this coveted vehicle serves as a luxury that few can afford. In Monterey, California, a …

Werner Herzog Directs Powerful Anti-Texting & Driving Documentary Werner Herzog Directs Powerful Anti-Texting & Driving Documentary

Every year, texting while driving is a factor in more than 100,000 car crashes. The four major providers in the U.S, AT&T, Spring, Verizon, and T-Mobile recently teamed up to launch the It Can Wait campaign – an initiative with …

Here’s What Happens When You Park Like a Jerk Here’s What Happens When You Park Like a Jerk
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Instead of keying his car or something like that, one YouTuber decided that the best (non-violent) way to deal with a habitually awful parker was to block in his driver-side door with his own car. This is a great tactic …

‘Gran Turismo’ Action Movie Being Developed ‘Gran Turismo’ Action Movie Being Developed

As Fast & Furious 6 demonstrated earlier this year, a well-marketed car movie can mean box office success. Now, other movie studios are predictably jumping on the bandwagon, trying to develop their own car-movie franchises. Sony, in particular, is looking …

New Corvette Stingray Is A Fuel-Saver New Corvette Stingray Is A Fuel-Saver

The new Corvette Stingray is set to be released in August, and auto lovers are amped up to see the latest incarnation of the car. Just the third model to carry on the name of Stingray, the 2014 C7 has …

eBay Gives $1000 to Dad Whose Toddler Accidentally Bought a Car, Wins Today’s PR Trophy eBay Gives $1000 to Dad Whose Toddler Accidentally Bought a Car, Wins Today’s PR Trophy
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We all know it’s dangerous to give your toddler your smartphone. Beyond the chance that they may just hurl it against a wall or something, you have to assume that all of that random button pushing is going to result …

Project CARS Still Looks Absolutely Stunning Project CARS Still Looks Absolutely Stunning

Project CARS is one of the most ambitious racing games ever made. The team at Slightly Mad Studios has been working with its community to create a simulation racer that outclasses even the big budget racing games like Gran Turismo …

Chrysler Recalls Nearly 800,000 Vehicles For Airbag, Head-Restraint Flaws Chrysler Recalls Nearly 800,000 Vehicles For Airbag, Head-Restraint Flaws

Car manufacturer Chrysler Group this week issued two recalls for nearly 800,000 vehicles over airbag and head-restraint system flaws. One recall involves 282,000 minivans that have flawed airbag-control software. The software is programmed to deploy side airbags on the opposite …

Gran Turismo 6 Demo Out Today, Includes GT Academy Qualifier Gran Turismo 6 Demo Out Today, Includes GT Academy Qualifier

Racing sim fans are set to have a big holiday, with both Microsoft and Sony having racing games as part of their next-gen console launch title line-ups. For those that aren’t ready to plunge into the next generation, Polyphony Digital …