Volkswagen showed off its I.D. Crozz electric SUV concept at the Shanghai auto show this week. It features a range of about 240 miles, autonomous driving, hand gesture controls, and an augmented reality heads up display.
Protean has formed a partnership with Chinese company VIE to develop in wheel motors for a range of plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles.
The Transportation Department is considering new rules for V2V systems. Some love the idea, others hate it. and some say the proposed system uses obsolete technology.
San Francisco start up Luminar has developed new Lidar technology that sees further and in greater detail that any other system on the market.
The Lynk & Co 03 concept sedan was on display in Shanghai recently. Owned by Geely, the car will offer a lifetime warranty and full connectivity. US sales are expected to begin in 2019.
Two French sailors are converting a 100 foot long catamaran to run on electric power made from renewable sources. They plan to visit 101 cities in 50 countries to spread the news about zero emissions living.
Set to debut in Shanghai this month, the Qoros Model K-EV features a carbon fiber cabin and all wheel drive electric powertrain from the Koeinigsegg Regera. Production in 2019 is planned.
Gaffoglio Family Metalcrafters of California will introduce an innovative carbon fiber electric bus on April 20. The bus was commissioned by Thunder Sky Winston Batteries of China.
Cadillac says its new Super Cruise feature will permit true “hands free” driving. What does that mean, exactly?
GE Renewable Energy is building a new 400 megawatt pumped hydro facility in central Montana that will provide power to cities as far away as Seattle and Portland.
Startup TankTwo has a new EV battery idea. Instead of paying for and hauling around more battery than needed for most driving, why not fill an onboard chamber with egg shaped battery cells that align themselves automatically and can be replaced easily? Good question.
A highway tunnel underneath the city of Seattle was completed on April 4. It took years to complete but Elon Musk says he can make boring machines that are 10 times faster.
A tiny AI bot embedded in a scarf worn by Elon Musk has wormed its way into Trump’s brain.
Have you ever dreamt of “driving” a flying car just like in Back to the Future? Well, this might happen in real life sooner than you ever expected. But, rather than flying cars, the technology that is being developed today looks more like human-sized drones.
Elon Musk is not backing off from his plan to build an advanced tunnel boring machine to drill holes in the earth’s crust. It began late last year when he announced the first tunnel had already begun in the parking lot of SpaceX headquarters. He suggested he could create tunnels 30 levels deep if need be […]
Elon Musk says Tesla software version 8.1 will be available next week, after being delayed several months.
Microsoft has agreed its library of connected car patents to Toyota, including artificial intelligence and self driving technology.
With all the competition lately around the Hyperloop, it comes as no surprise that a new patent combines Hyperloop technology with space travel.
A WiFi hotspot is almost a necessity in today’s automobiles. But which wireless plan is best for you? Be sure to test drive the hotspot when you est drive the car and don’t sign up for any plans before you know the system works for you.
Elon Musk told the World Government Summit in Dubai this week that humans will need to develop new ways to interface with computers in order to remain relevant in the future.