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?Cadillac CT6 Will Have A Rearview Mirror With Streaming Video

15 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Cadillac is taking a page from the Le Mans playbook for the new CT6, with a streaming, high-resolution video screen embedded in the rearview mirror to provide an unobstructed view out back. But it's not ditching the reflective surface that has served us well for centuries. Read more...

Jaenichen Tours Port of Brownsville

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administrator Paul ‘Chip’ Jaenichen today visited the future site of a marine cargo dock at the Port of Brownsville made possible,

Abigail Ross Hopper Named BOEM Director

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today named Abigail Ross Hopper as the Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), which manages the development

Official: Cadillac CT6 will get high-res streaming video rearview mirror

Cadillac is preparing a big upgrade to the humble rearview mirror, adding a streaming video function that it claims will improve a driver's field of vision by 300 percent. The new system will debut on the 2016 CT6 flagship. The streaming...Show More Summary

Santa Tracker: OnStar Keeps Tabs on the Big Guy

15 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

He's sees you when you're sleeping, he knows when your awake, but the spying can go both ways. For the sixth year in a row, OnStar will again be able to help customers keep tabs on Santa this Christmas. Related:...

US Shippers, West Coast Dockworkers Union Resume Contract Talks

Negotiators for shipping lines and terminal operators at 29 U.S. West Coast ports resumed contract talks with the union for dockworkers on Thursday, as cargo backups continued at the ports,

This Is What A Modern American Invasion Looks Like

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Some incredible footage from the recent Joint Forcible Entry Excercise at Keystone Airstrip, deep in the Nellis Test and Training Range. For a complete description of this large force employment training event put on by the USAF Weapons School click here. Read more...

Reports: A New Ford GT Will Definitely Race At Le Mans In 2016

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

More and more rumors keep pouring out of the mill about a new Ford GT, but there's something weird about them. We're not hearing monstrous power or engine specs, but rather one thing consistently – Ford plans to take it racing. Read more...

Report: Ford GT successor to debut in Detroit and go racing

Anticipation for all of the exciting reveals at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show just a few weeks away is building to a fever pitch, and rumors are mounting that Ford has a big surprise in store in the shape of a future performance halo model. Insider...Show More Summary

Here’s How I Once Bought a Rare Mercedes For Half Its Value

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Gather 'round, kiddies, because it's time for a feature I've decided to call Story Time With Uncle Doug. Here's how it works: first, I spend hours writing an excellent, brilliantly researched story of great personal interest, possibly related to Land Rover. Then, you read the first few paragraphs and think: "Hmm… I wonder if Tavarish has posted anything today." Read more...

Honda builds $35M heritage center in Ohio

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Visitors can check out 55 years of Honda innovation in automobiles, motorcycles, motorsports, industrial equipment and aerospace.

Cadillac virtual mirror improves vision

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

Cadillac announces today that its new CT6 model, due out next year, will incorporate a virtual rearview mirror, increasing rear visibility by 300 percent.

Old GM says New GM lied, should pay $10B in lost-value claims

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

The Old GM trust has thrown the surviving company under the bus, accusing it of illegally hiding the defect during the bankruptcy proceedings.

Is Mercedes-Benz Ditching Jersey For The ATL?

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Mercedes-Benz has a home in the United States, and it's been in New Jersey since 1972. That is apparently set to change, however, as the German automaker has been on the hunt for a new local headquarters. There are reportedly a number of areas in the running, but it seems that Atlanta may be the ultimate winner of this luxury car location lottery...

Dopey Old Couple Almost Dies After 13 Hours Trapped In Unlocked Mazda 

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

An older New Zealand couple almost died after being inside their new Mazda 3 for 13 hours because they couldn't figure out how to exit the car. This was very close to being an actual tragedy, and one that could have been prevented by — and this is where you cringe — pulling the door handle. Read more...

USCG Says Unaffected by Cuba Policy Changes

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) issued a statement today stating its operations are unaffected by the United States’ Cuba policy change.   “Coast

Chief Engineer Found Guilty of Using ‘Magic Pipe’

16 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A federal jury in New Orleans has convicted a chief engineer of environmental crimes relating to the use of a 'magic pipe' aboard the vessel he served on in December 2013. The post Chief Engineer Found Guilty of Using ‘Magic Pipe’ appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

A Group B Austin Metro Is The Only Point And Shoot You'll Ever Need

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Metro 6R4 went down in history as the ugliest Group B contender this side of a Citroën CX 4TC, the car that gave its engine to the Jaguar XJ220, and the naturally-aspirated pocket rocket surrounded by all those turbo giants. 30 years on, it remains just as exciting as at its premier. Read more...

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