China's biggest search engine—Baidu—and Microsoft are expanding their self-driving-vehicle partnership to cover data storage, security, and artificial intelligence services for the companies' open-source autonomous vehicle platform, Apollo. Microsoft's Azure cloud-storage service will allow self-driving cars that run on the Apollo...
By the end of our four day trip we had scaled mountains, driven along the cliffs of the coast, through canyons and rain forests. Continue reading Driving a Ford Ranger through New Zealand was simply breathtaking Driving a Ford Ranger through New Zealand was simply breathtaking originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:45:00 EDT. Show More Summary
It isn't the first F-150 police vehicle ever, but it is the first one to achieve the same pursuit rating of other Ford police vehicles – including its Taurus- and Explorer-based Interceptors, and the new Fusion hybrid-based Police Responder Hybrid Sedan. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, July 21 (Reuters) – The crew of the USS Fitzgerald was likely at fault in the warship’s collision with a Philippine cargo ship in June and had not been paying attention to their surroundings, according to initial findings in an investigation, a U.S. Show More Summary
America's most-powerful three-row SUV will hustle your heaviest load, or hustle itself around the track.
Audi is fitting up to 850,000 diesel cars with new software to improve emissions performance.
Well, color us impressed, this kid is starting out young. Not only does 5-year-old Marcus "the mechanic" know how to change a car's oil, he's learned how to properly perform the particular maintenance procedure on a Lamborghini Gallardo. Marcus' parents clearly set out to ensure this kid has a proper upbringing as a gear head. Marcus doesn't just...
Car stocks plummeted in Germany after the news came out.
It's no ordinary WRX STI. Continue reading Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Special is nearly as fast as a Porsche 918 Spyder at the Nurburgring Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Special is nearly as fast as a Porsche 918 Spyder at the Nurburgring originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Weather did not spite Subaru today. After torrential downpours derailed its first effort at a Nürburgring lap record, Subaru returned to the Green Hell with its WRX STI Type RA NBR and rung up a 6:57.5, a record-breaking run around Germany's most notorious race track. Subaru completed the run not with Mark Higgins at the wheel, who piloted...
General Motors is taking the slow and steady approach when it comes to sales of the all-electric Chevrolet Bolt, which might be the right path for a highly complex new car. Reviews show it to be a well-composed vehicle with decent fit and finish but, like any new car, there are some teething issues. Show More Summary
Jones Act shipbuilder Philly Shipyard announced Friday that it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with a leading, blue chip Jones Act operating company for the construction and sale of up to four containerships with planned deliveries in 2020 and 2021. Show More Summary
Not only is this move baffling, it could backfire and put blood on Ford's hands.
With Paris, Madrid, Athens, and Mexico City all pledging to ban diesel vehicles from entry within the next few years, the fuel’s future doesn’t look particularly bright. While citywide bans like these are becoming increasingly popular in Europe, diesel vehicles still account for almost half of the continent’s registered vehicles. Show More Summary
Audi has announced it will recall and upgrade the software for around 850,000 V6 and V8 Euro 5- and Euro 6-compliant turbo-diesel engines. The voluntary recall is for “Europe and other markets (outside of the US and Canada)”, and includes Audi, Porsche and Volkswagen vehicles using those engines. According to Audi, these engines will gain […]
No, this is not some sham or gimmick of a rendering—this Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain 4x4² is very real and it comes straight from the brilliantly twisted mind of a Mercedes-Benz engineer. First, let's start with where this project began. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain was revealed last year as the brand's answer to the Audi...
With the Evora getting on in years and Lotus Cars under new ownership thanks to China’s Geely, it’s just a matter of time before the swift little sports coupe is replaced with something fresh and exciting. That means it’s time for the automaker to roll out special editions of its old models. Show More Summary
A look back at Buick's long history of performance and style. Continue reading Greatest Buick cars of all time Greatest Buick cars of all time originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Jorge Jove didn't like the AT&T work trucks in front of his Hialeah home Wednesday morning. So, he retrieved his revolver and began shooting out the tires and the engine. Continue reading Florida man shoots tires of AT&T truck | Autoblog...Show More Summary
We experienced the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon; slid behind the wheel of the 2018 Dodge Durango SRT; and Buick unveiled the new 2018 Regal GS. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at 'Motor Authority.' We spied the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS undergoing testing on public roads. The 2018 Dodge Demon arrived, and its power is intoxicating as you...