Automobile


Thousands of Cars at Risk of Keyless Theft

Thousands of Cars at Risk of Keyless Theft

A court injunction suppressed the research for 2 years fearing it would provide thieves with information....

Aug 18 2015, 7:51am CDT

New Study: Air Pollution Causes 4,000 Deaths in China Each Day

New Study: Air Pollution Causes 4,000 Deaths in China Each Day

Air pollution is killing 1.6 million people annually. That is nearly 17% of all deaths in China, according to latest Berkeley E...

Aug 14 2015, 8:46pm CDT

WalkCar is an Electric Personal Transport Board that fits In a Pocket

WalkCar is an Electric Personal Transport Board that fits In a Pocket

A new compact personal transporting device raises attention, but is the WalkCar real?...

Aug 8 2015, 5:21am CDT

Average Age of Cars in the U.S. Hits Record 11.5 Years

Average Age of Cars on US Roads Hits Record 11.5 Years

More Americans are buying new cars even though their old ones are standing in their driveway....

Jul 29 2015, 10:44am CDT

Autonomous Taxis would Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Autonomous Taxis would Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions

New Berkeley Lab study finds lower greenhouse gas emissions on per-mile basis for driverless cars deployed as taxis....

Jul 6 2015, 2:42pm CDT

You'll Never Believe These New Cars

You'll Never Believe These New Cars

The new concept design from Germany drive sideways!...

May 8 2015, 8:18am CDT

Driverless Car Completes Mission

Driverless Car Completes Mission

The car, which started its mission only 9 days ago, has gone 3,400 miles....

Apr 4 2015, 7:16pm CDT

Sony is working on Self-Driving Cars?

Sony is working on Self-Driving Cars?

Sony is planning to dabble in driverless vehicles in the same manner as Google and Apple Incorporated. This is a new direction...

Feb 17 2015, 5:43am CST

Rinspeed Budii trans-urban SUV debuts at 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Rinspeed Budii trans-urban SUV debuts at 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Swiss tuner Rinspeed is back with a new out there concept car to debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. Watch a video demonstrati...

Feb 16 2015, 2:58am CST

Apple road-testing Mysterious Cars with Video Cameras in Bay Area for Street View-style Mapping System

Apple road-testing Mysterious Cars with Video Cameras in Bay Area for Street View-style Mapping System

Apple Incorporated is road-testing several mysterious cars with video cameras installed on them in the San Francisco Bay Area p...

Feb 4 2015, 2:42am CST

NAIAS 2015 to showcase Schaeffler Concept Car that is Up to Par

NAIAS 2015 to showcase Schaeffler Concept Car that is Up to Par

Schaeffler is all set to showcase to showcase a concept car at the North American International Auto Show 2015 (NAIAS 2015) tha...

Dec 23 2014, 4:53am CST

Google Self Driving Car Prototype is Finally on the Road

Google Self Driving Car Prototype is Finally on the Road

The first complete prototype of Google’s self driving car is definitely on the road....

Dec 23 2014, 2:45am CST

Three Flying Cars that are in Development

Three Flying Cars that are in Development

Flying Cars are the dream of people stuck in traffic since decades. Here are three Flying Car projects that might become availa...

Oct 7 2014, 7:26am CDT

Baidu working on its own driverless cars project

Baidu working on its own driverless cars project

China’s Baidu follows in Google’s footsteps as it reveals it’s working on partial self-drive cars...

Jul 26 2014, 3:33pm CDT

UK lays out plans to test robots in full view of the public

UK lays out plans to test robots in full view of the public

The UK government has already said it intends to adapt road laws in order for domestic and foreign car makers to test driverles...

Jul 1 2014, 3:27pm CDT

$10k Cruise RP-1 Gadget makes your Car Driverless

$10k Cruise RP-1 Gadget makes your Car Driverless

Google’s driverless car project has been getting plenty of attention for the kinds of changes it could bring to transportation,...

Jun 24 2014, 5:15am CDT

New Google Self-Driving Car Has No Steering Wheel

New Google Self-Driving Car Has No Steering Wheel

If the tiny car above looks like it’s happy to see you, that’s no accident. It’s Google’s new house-made self-driving car, and...

May 28 2014, 3:27am CDT

Google’s Self-Driving Cars Log 700K Miles in City Street Driving

Google’s Self-Driving Cars Log 700K Miles in City Street Driving

Google’s self-driving cars are on their way onto mastering city street driving. These vehicles have now logged nearly 700K mile...

Apr 28 2014, 2:49pm CDT

Google says that Google Self-Driving Cars are Mastering City Streets

Google says that Google Self-Driving Cars are Mastering City Streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Google says it has turned a corner in its pursuit of a car that can drive itself. The tech giant's self-driv...

Apr 28 2014, 7:21am CDT

Viral Marketing: Car Sharing Apps Are Beginning To Infect Auto Sales

Viral Marketing: Car Sharing Apps Are Beginning To Infect Auto Sales

There’s a good chance if you’re a city dweller and a regular Zipcar user, you don’t own a car. And according to a new study fro...

Feb 8 2014, 8:00am CST

Feds:car-to-car communications can reduce accidents

Feds:car-to-car communications can reduce accidents

Feds to announce whether new cars should be able to talk to each other to prevent collisions WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal official...

Feb 4 2014, 2:40am CST

A World Without Drivers: No Accidents. No Traffic. No Fun?

A World Without Drivers: No Accidents. No Traffic. No Fun?

These are truly exciting times in the auto industry.  Semi-autonomous vehicles are already available – most popularly seen...

Feb 4 2014, 1:18am CST

I4U news

Carmakers: Driverless cars need legal framework

Carmakers and technology companies urge lawmakers to catch up to driverless tech LAS VEGAS (AP) — With apologies...

Jan 9 2014, 5:06pm CST

Year-End Car Deals Delight Consumers

Year-End Car Deals Delight Consumers

The year-end car deals available in the season to give have delighted consumers. December is definitely going to be a time of p...

Dec 30 2013, 4:21am CST

UK will Test Driverless Vehicles on its Roads This Year

UK will Test Driverless Vehicles on its Roads This Year

UK is ready to start testing self-driving vehicles by the end of the year. Though it seems hard to believe, these robotic cars...

Jul 17 2013, 4:10am CDT

Check Out These Incredibly Ugly Cars

Check Out These Incredibly Ugly Cars

Cars so ugly, even your mom hates them...

Apr 26 2013, 12:33pm CDT

Ford Focus Electric MyFord Mobile App Launches

Ford Focus Electric MyFord Mobile App Launches

App lets you charge on the cheap...

Jun 13 2012, 2:30pm CDT

Tesla Model S Deliveries to Start A Few Weeks Early

Tesla Model S Deliveries to Start A Few Weeks Early

June 22 delivers start!...

May 23 2012, 10:40am CDT

Tesla Model S May Park in Driveways Early

Tesla Model S May Park in Driveways Early

Tesla has 10,000 orders in hand for the Model S...

May 14 2012, 12:19pm CDT

Dow and Ford Work Together to Develop High-Volume, Low-Cost Carbon Fiber Parts for Cars

Dow and Ford Work Together to Develop High-Volume, Low-Cost Carbon Fiber Parts for Cars

Carbon fiber heads to the mainstream...

Apr 12 2012, 2:30pm CDT

Will Google's Electric Car Scheme Kill the Road Trip, or Make It Better Than Ever?

Will Google's Electric Car Scheme Kill the Road Trip, or Make It Better Than Ever?

How do you write rock ballads about a robot chauffeur driving you across the continent?...

May 11 2011, 11:58am CDT

NASA Studies Chicken Fat Derived Fuel as an Eco-friendly Jet Fuel Alternative

NASA Studies Chicken Fat Derived Fuel as an Eco-friendly Jet Fuel Alternative

Testing underway right now...

Mar 29 2011, 9:10am CDT

Ford Focus Electric is the Most Maintenance Free Ford Ever

Ford Focus Electric is the Most Maintenance Free Ford Ever

Focus Electric will only need tires, brakes, and shocks for most of its life...

Feb 9 2011, 11:54am CST

Segway Project P.U.M.A. is supposed to be the funny Future of Transportation

Segway Project P.U.M.A. is supposed to be the funny Future of Transportation

Segay unveiled the Project P.U.M.A. (Personal Urban Mobility......

Apr 7 2009, 12:52pm CDT

Briton breaks Land Speed Record

Briton breaks Land Speed Record

Man's need for speed has seen British engineer Richard Jenkins break the land speed record for a wind-powered vehicle. On the...

Mar 30 2009, 12:57pm CDT

UK Government Seeking Families for Electric Car Trials

UK Government Seeking Families for Electric Car Trials

The government in the UK is looking for families to participate in trials of electric cars. The drivers have to trade their pet...

Oct 28 2008, 6:48am CDT

Loremo plans E-Loremo Electric Car

Loremo plans E-Loremo Electric Car

German car start-up Loremo made a big splash back in 2006 with the unveiling of their ultra-efficient 157MPG Diesel powered car...

Feb 22 2008, 12:42am CST

Aircar Powered by Compressed Air

Aircar Powered by Compressed Air

Typically when we hear about cars powered by alternative fuels we think hydrogen or battery power. A French inventor named Guy...

Feb 13 2008, 10:17am CST