Chrysler claims to have a simple security patch to make your vehicle hack-proof

By on July 23, 2015 at 8:16 PM.

Chrysler claims to have a simple security patch to make your vehicle hack-proof

Earlier this week, the WIRED team along with hackers proved just how easy it is to remotely take control of an SUV using just a laptop. This breach of security spread widely across the Internet, and now automaker Fiat Chrysler claims to have a software patch to repair the problem. More →
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This new car will automatically detect and report potholes

By on June 13, 2015 at 11:50 AM.

This new car will automatically detect and report potholes

Imagine a car that knows where potholes are before people get to them, and, can also warn them ahead of time. Jaguar Land Rover has been developing a series of sensors that can detect when a car goes over a pothole and then relay that information both to local road authorities, which could go out and repair them, and to other vehicles, which could warn drivers of a pothole's presence or adjust their suspension to make travel smoother. More →
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Mahindra to soon offer Google’s Android Auto on XUV 500 and Scorpio

By on June 3, 2015 at 11:27 AM.

Mahindra to soon offer Google’s Android Auto on XUV 500 and Scorpio

Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd has joined the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA), a global alliance of vehicle manufacturers that is working to bring Google's android platform to cars. Under the aegis of this association with Google and the OAA, Mahindra is getting ready to provide its customers with the next level of connectivity through 'Android Auto', the company said in a statement. More →
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Tesla to add ‘self-driving autopilot’ mode to Model S in 3 months

By on March 20, 2015 at 6:53 PM.

Tesla to add ‘self-driving autopilot’ mode to Model S in 3 months

Tesla is reportedly working on software that will bring "powerful auto-steering functionality" to its Model S. Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, has revealed that the company would ship the software, which would turn on auto-steering, in about three months, The Verge reported. More →
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Forthcoming software update will ‘end range anxiety’: Tesla CEO Elon Musk

By on March 16, 2015 at 7:20 PM.

Forthcoming software update will ‘end range anxiety’: Tesla CEO Elon Musk

The CEO and CTO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors, Elon Musk, hinted that this week something big will emerge from Tesla to bring an end to 'range anxiety'. The Model S and every other electric vehicle, Tesla's current flagship, has been known to inspire so-called range anxiety, wherein a driver spends a lot of time worrying about when they'll next be able to get a full charge, and consequently don't often drive anywhere near the upper limit of their battery's range. More →
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BMW unveils new water-powered turbo car

By on March 15, 2015 at 5:00 PM.

BMW unveils new water-powered turbo car

BMW has recently showed off a new water-injection system on its M4-based safety car for MotoGP. The twin-turbocharged six-cylinder that powers the M4 coupes is fitted with a water injection system that sprays a cooling mist into the intake air and it will be offered in showrooms soon, the Fox News reported. More →
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New solar powered hybrid bike-cum-car is making heads turn

By on March 10, 2015 at 10:51 AM.

New solar powered hybrid bike-cum-car is making heads turn

A new solar powered bike-cum-car hybrid has recently been developed that is turning many heads on the road. The egg-shaped machine, which has been named "ELF," short for Electric, Light and Fun, was the brainchild of inventor and former race car technician Rob Cotter, CEO of Organic Transit, CBS News reported. More →
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Apple Watch will replace your car’s physical keys and knob, says CEO Tim Cook

By on February 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM.

Apple Watch will replace your car’s physical keys and knob, says CEO Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook is touring in an effort to promote the Apple Watch which his company is expected to talk in length at an event on March 9. Apple showcased some of the features of the Watch at its September event last year, and now Cook is shedding light on some of the previously unknown features. In an interview, Cook said that the Watch will also have a feature to replace one's car’s physical keys. More →
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Why Apple’s car project pissed off this battery maker

By on February 19, 2015 at 3:47 PM.

Why Apple’s car project pissed off this battery maker

Last week, a report claimed that Apple was working on an electric car. Since the announcement a number of new details about the supposed car have surfaced to provide further evidence that a car from the Cupertino, California-based company in on the way. The latest hint, however, comes riddled in a form of a lawsuit. More →
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