Tag: Cars

New video captures what Tesla’s Autopilot 9 ‘sees’ in real-time

Earlier this month, Tesla rolled out version 9 of its Autopilot software with a number of new features and enhancements. One of the more intriguing new features allows users to record and store dashcam footage from their vehicle’s front-facing cameras. Another feature worth highlighting allows users to send a navigation destination from their smartphone right […]

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Google Maps is making it easier to find electric vehicle charging stations

Electric vehicles still make up a relatively small portion of cars on the road, and places to refuel them aren’t nearly as ubiquitous as gas stations. Google is taking steps to make living an EV lifestyle a little less of a pain, adding new information about charging stations to Google Maps starting this week. When […]

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This bizarre electric bike can reach 50 miles per hour, and yes, you’re going to be able to buy it

The design of vehicles like cars and cycles has historically been limited by the fact that you have to cram a gas-burning engine somewhere inside of them. The recent push for efficient electric power has really opened up the doors for designers to do some wild things with their vehicles, and SOL Motors just unveiled […]

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Tesla outsold Mercedes-Benz in the US last quarter and might actually turn a profit before 2019

Despite all of the drama surrounding Elon Musk’s tussle with the SEC, and despite Tesla’s early troubles ramping up Model 3 production, the company has slowly but steadily improved production across its entire vehicular lineup. During the recent September quarter, for example, Tesla said that it manufactured 80,142 vehicles and delivered 83,500 vehicles to customers. […]

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Lamborghini crashes into a pickup truck, owner then flees in a Mercedes Benz

For whatever reason, car accidents involving Lamborghinis tend to be somewhat sensational and bizarre. Over the past few months alone, we’ve seen stories involving a Lamborghini Huracan wedge itself underneath a Honda Civic, not to mention a wild story involving a $400,000 Lamborghini Performante catching fire at a Missouri gas station this past July. The most recent […]

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Jaguar and Land Rover confirm 2019 vehicles will get Android Auto

Most automakers moved surprisingly fast to adopt Android Auto (and CarPlay) over the last couple years. That’s in spite of the fact that Android Auto makes it harder to sell spendy navigation-enabled infotainment upgrades. Still, it’s taken some longer than others to come around. Toyota is expected to roll out Android Auto next year, and […]

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This massive solar-powered yacht will let oligarchs cruise the seas without stopping for gas

Electric vehicles certainly seem to be the future, with just about every major auto brand following Tesla’s lead to a gas-free future, but will the same be true for boats? Yachts are a big status symbol for wealthy folks, but they’re also huge gas-guzzlers. Now, a Swedish company called Solar Impact is hoping to change […]

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