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Ford invests in mapmaker for autonomous technology

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 10:30

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Civil Maps. Remember that name. The California startup is definitely on Ford's radar.

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US Senate asks Tesla CEO to come chat about Autopilot

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 10:14

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US Senator John Thune wants some answers from Tesla CEO Elon Musk about that fancy Autopilot thing.

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BMW 7 Series iPerformance hybrid priced at $90,095

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 18:35

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The flagship BMW will be available in August, packed with loads of tech.

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Three car accessories every driver should have

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 15:10

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Many of us essentially live our lives in our cars, so we've decided to curate a list of items designed to help you out.

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Consumer Reports wants Tesla to change Autopilot name, function

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 12:40

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The publication has called on Tesla to remove Autosteer and relabel Autopilot in the wake of the recent accidents.

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Unified EU and US safety regulations would save billions

Wed, 07/13/2016 - 17:55

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Developing cars for different markets is very costly, and finding a way to unify regulations could dramatically reduce those costs.

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Jaguar tests autonomous vehicle technology with 100-car fleet

Wed, 07/13/2016 - 14:45

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Jaguar jumps on the autonomous technology bandwagon, but there could be some benefits to human drivers too.

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Nissan now has an autonomous system and it will come to the US

Wed, 07/13/2016 - 10:45

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The ProPilot autonomous technology is designed for highway use in moderate-speed traffic.

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Musk: Tesla won't disable Autopilot despite investigation

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 18:10

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Tesla CEO says Autopilot will remain active in cars so equipped despite a current investigation by the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration.

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Land Rover wants to make autonomous off-roaders

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 11:15

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They can turn, slow down, and warn the driver of obstacles.

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GM and Lyft's Express Drive rental service expanding further

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 10:30

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You can now rent a car to use as a Lyft taxi, including the new Chevy Bolt and Volt. Well, not the Bolt yet, but soon.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla Electric Road Trip, Google autonomous cars vs. cyclists

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 18:29

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Tesla celebrates 2.5 billion miles with Electric Road Trip. Google tests autonomous driving alongside cyclists. Hyundai, and the DOE extend their fuel cell confirmation program.

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FCA believes thieves aren't getting into Jeeps with laptops

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 13:45

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The senior manager of security architecture at FCA believes Jeeps weren't hacked per se.

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Recharge Wrap-up: The practical side of mechanical doping, Tesla's LIDAR

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 17:29

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CityLab explores the link between Tour de France fraud and e-bike innovation. Scientists improve battery performance with CO2. What's up with the LIDAR on this Tesla?

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The award-winning G-BOOM speaker is now just $80

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 09:30

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This Bluetooth-enabled boombox has impressive sound for its size, is highly portable... and is priced more affordably than comparable speakers.

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AAA auto club claims not all gasoline is the same

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 18:25

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According to AAA auto club, running gasoline with added detergents is better for your vehicle.

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Watch thief steal Jeep Wrangler with laptop

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 11:01

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According to police officers in Houston, TX, thieves are hacking into the electronic ignition systems in late-model Jeep Wranglers and Cherokees.

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Recharge Wrap-up: utility sells discounted Powerwall, Nissan-Renault builds 340K EVs

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 17:27

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A Vermont utility wants customers to connect their Powerwall to the grid. Nissan-Renault hits 340,000 EVs.The Hybrid Water Car electrolyzes water for hydrogen. Facebook hires Tesla VP.

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NHTSA launches probe into second Tesla Autopilot accident [UPDATE]

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 17:02

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The NHTSA is collecting information from police, the driver, and Tesla to learn more about the Autopilot situation in a recent crash in Pennsylvania.

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