January 9th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Hyundai dazzled people at CES 2017 with self driving and connected car concepts and exoskeletons to help those with disabilities get about. But the star of the Hyundai exhibit was the cute and quirky Ioniq folding electric scooter.
January 3rd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
The Chrysler Portal electric minivan is featured this week at the 2017 CES show in Las Vegas. It has a 100 kWh battery and features an array of technological features including face and voice recognition and Level 3 self driving capability.
December 6th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Honda will bring a new connected urban mobility transport concept called NeuV to the CES 2017 show. The NeuV has an artificial intelligence "emotion engine" that will help drivers and passengers to form a deeper emotional bond with their transportation device.
December 5th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Mercedes expects to invest $11 million to bring connected electric cars to market over the next 10 years, beginning with an electric crossover SUV in 2019.
November 30th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
BMW's new Digital Charging System can automatically charge a connected car while using the greenest and least expensive electricity available. It can also interface with a residential solar system.
October 20th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
LeEco unveiled its LeSEE concept electric car in San Francisco yesterday. Faraday Future says its production concept car will appear at CES
October 2nd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Mercedes used the Paris auto show to unveil its EQ concept, an electric dual motor SUV intended to showcase the company's autonomous and connected car technology.
June 26th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Columbus, Ohio has won the Smart City Challenge hosted by the US Department of Transportation. It will become a research center for connected and autonomous mobility.
June 9th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The electric car industry is attracting billions in investment from companies that have no experience building automobiles. Some are making cars just to collect government incentives.
May 11th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Vollkswagen is not afraid of competition from Google or Apple and fully intends to be a leader in connected, autonomous, and electric car technology says its marketing chief. He didn't mention Tesla Motors, however.
April 21st, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Jia Yueting, CEO of LeEco, was in Beijing this week to introduce a new concept car he says will compete with the Tesla Model S one day. LeEco is the principal financial backer of Faraday Future.
April 15th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Motor Trend asked a group of experts to imagine what an Apple Car might look like. If and when Apple ever builds a car, it will probably be designed around the windshield, the group says.
March 13th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
BMW CEO Harald Kreuger says in the future, cars will become our "personal companions." His company is working right now on what that may mean.