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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First road-legal driverless car unveiled in UK

By on February 12, 2015 at 11:38 AM.

First road-legal driverless car unveiled in UK

Britain's first driverless vehicle to run on the streets was officially unveiled Wednesday at a government launch event. The prototype 'LUTZ Pathfinder' pod is an electric-powered two-seat car designed to work on sidewalks and pedestrianized areas at a maximum speed of 24kph.  More →
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CES 2015 Live: Nvidia Drive CX “digital cockpit computer” for car dashboards announced

By on January 5, 2015 at 10:12 AM.

CES 2015 Live: Nvidia Drive CX “digital cockpit computer” for car dashboards announced

In addition to the Tegra X1 mobile chipset, Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang also unveiled the Drive CX at its ongoing event in CES. Nvidia describes it as a “digital cockpit computer” for future car dashboards. More →
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