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23 Nov 2017

Opinion: Is Elon Musk a master of misdirection?

Any good illusionist will tell you that the secret to illusion is misdirection. Persuade the audience to look left while…

21 Nov 2017

Opinion: Why the future of cars is going to suck

The other night I was lounging on my sofa watching Two-Lane Blacktop: an existential road movie starring musicians James Taylor…

21 Nov 2017

Counting the cost & risk of riding a motorcycle

To try to understand how much more risk is involved in preferring vehicles with two wheels, rather than four, Researchers…

21 Nov 2017

Porsche ups search for digital business ideas

In a continuing drive for Germany to remain the heartbeat of the global automotive industry as the sector goes through…

17 Nov 2017

Google & VW partner up on quantum computing

Two giants of their fields are coming together to explore ways of moving quantum computing from theory into the cars…

16 Nov 2017

Ford invents Safe Cap to keep truckers awake

Ford Brazil's Heavy Truck division has come up with a very novel solution to keeping long-haul drivers awake and aware…

16 Nov 2017

Automakers to embrace smart home integration

By 2022 research and consultancy firm ABI Research forecasts that that there will be over 300-million smart homes around the…

15 Nov 2017

This is how Calvin Luk designs a new BMW

Car designers, for the most part are flamboyant in their dress sense, usually decked in tailored suits at most occasions,…

13 Nov 2017

Audi hits universities for autonomous driving tech

On November 15 and 16, Audi will be hosting the third edition of the Audi Autonomous Driving Cup in Ingolstadt,…

07 Nov 2017

Opinion: What is it that makes a car sexy?

Many conversations can be had at the bar. Lubricated with alcohol and trans fats, most of them will turn into…

03 Nov 2017

Six of the best cars penned by Giorgetto Giugiaro

It was 46 years ago on November 3rd at the Turin motor show that Maserati pulled the wraps off one…

30 Oct 2017

Time to wave goodbye to the Volkswagen Beetle

Contemporary reincarnations of retro items. Sometimes they work. Sometimes they flop harder than the sleuthing efforts of our Twitter-happy police…

18 Oct 2017

10 useful tips for buying your first car

Buying your first car can be a terrifying experience, but it can also be fun if you know what to…

18 Oct 2017

The top fives causes of car crashes revealed

From speeding to not taking due care and attention when weather conditions worsen, there are no end of factors that…

17 Oct 2017

Smartphone compatibility is driving new car sales

A new report conducted by Strategy Analytics finds that whether in North America, Western Europe or China, the average car…

16 Oct 2017

Ford is going all out to impress at SEMA 2017

Ford always goes all out at SEMA, and for the 2017 show it is promising the biggest stand of any…

13 Oct 2017

Talking autonomy with BMW’s Elmar Frickenstein

There are more questions than answers when it comes to autonomous vehicles at the moment. Following all the grandiose announcements,…

12 Oct 2017

Ford Reality Check hopes to improve road safety

Getting the road safety message across to drivers is not always as straightforward as you might think. But what if…