Robotic arms weld the body frames of Daihatsu Motor Co. vehicles on the production line of the Daihatsu Motor Kyushu Co. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg. Technology gurus around the world believe we are on the cusp of a great leap forward in AI or artificial intelligence. The excitement reported in a number [...]
australian peugeot importer, sime darby motor group has announced a recall for a small number of 308 models to check the fuel supply rail in the fuel injection system. the recall affects a pool of just 24 vehicles, due to the possibility of the fuel supply rail leaking which could cause a fire risk. Show More Summary
The State of Michigan approved a $17 million loan to build a 311-acre facility for autonomous vehicle testing on Wednesday. The loan will be used to purchase unused land at Willow Run, which used to be owned by General Motors and was a Ford bomber plant in WWII. Show More Summary
TOKYO/BERLIN (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp reported a drop in first-half vehicle sales on Thursday following a series of production stoppages, falling behind Volkswagen which became the world's top-selling carmaker in the first six months of 2016 despite its emissions scandal. Show More Summary
If Elio Motors wants to sell its three-wheeled vehicle to the masses, it'll need motorcycle-license laws to change. Well, good news. Continue reading You won't need a motorcycle license to drive The Elio in 41 states You won't need a motorcycle license to drive The Elio in 41 states originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:31:00 EDT. Show More Summary
It may surprise some to realize that life expectancy in the United States is lower than in other developed countries. The reasons include higher rates of motor vehicle accidents, drug overdoses, and gun violence. They have a large effect on longevity because they predominantly affect young people. Show More Summary
The Department of Motor Vehicles is one of the most notorious ways to waste your life away. Density could help ease this pain. Today, Density is launching its people-counting sensor for measuring how many people are inside a space at any given time. Show More Summary
Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] a week ago announced a grand master plan that called for an expansion into more segments including electric commercial vehicles such as buses and trucks. Unbeknownst to many is that Mercedes-Benz’s trucks unit has been working on electric trucks for some years now and today unveiled a concept that’s virtually...
Editor’s Note: Please welcome TTAC commenter Piston Slap Yo Mama, or David Sanborn as his parents call him, above the fold. After a semi-casual trip to Florida’s Department of Motor Vehicles, Mr. Sanborn became Kraftwerk, and this is his inside story. Show More Summary
Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] unveiled an enhanced version of its Sync 3 infotainment system during January’s Consumer Electronics Show and at the time said the system will be available on 2017 model year vehicles. The Blue Oval on Monday confirmed that the system will be available across its entire 2017 lineup. Owners of some 2016 vehicles...
Mary Barra, chairman and chief executive officer of General Motors Co., speaks during the Billington Global Automotive Cybersecurity Summit at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., on Friday, July 22, 2016. Key Speakers at the summit discussed the future of autonomous vehicles and cybersecurity and how automotive cyber threats, [...]
Elon Musk wants Tesla Motors to build more than just pricey electric cars. The company’s billionaire co-founder and CEO says he plans to fashion Tesla into a clean energy powerhouse, one that enables homes and vehicles to run almostShow More Summary
Update: Automotive News is reporting General Motors is now focusing “on the higher end of the market while the Japanese firm sticks to selling vehicles for everyday commercial purposes,” strongly hinting that GM is the one that broke off the collaboration. Show More Summary
The Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S has no doubt proven that electric vehicles can be quick. Just wander over to YouTube and you can quickly find many videos showcasing Ludicrous mode in action against a variety of supercars and sports cars. There are a few EVs out there, however, that make Ludicrious mode look like child's play. The latest such...
Nearly 11 percent of patients examined at trauma centers following motor vehicle collisions had at least one facial fracture, and airbags and seat belts were associated with reduced likelihood of those fractures, according to an article...Show More Summary
Ford Motor with Jose Cuervo is exploring the use of the tequila producer’s agave plant byproduct to develop more sustainable bioplastics to employ in Ford vehicles. Ford and Jose Cuervo are testing..
DETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Motors is working on multiple new vehicles, including heavy trucks and buses that could be unveiled as early as next year. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company also plans a compact SUV and "a new kind of pickup truck" to complement its existing fleet.
Tesla Motors Inc. is planning to roll out a pickup truck, small sport-utility, large over-the-road truck and bus-type vehicle over the next several years, according to a strategy plan released Wednesday by Chief Executive Elon Musk.
Ford Motors recently dropped $6.6 million on California startup Civil Maps that is using AI-driven smart mapping software for self-driving cars. Ford executives know that self-driving cars are going to happen — they have over 100 experts trying to perfect the self-driving car — and they want in on this lucrative venture. Show More Summary
If it has an engine or motor and four wheels, there's a good chance it's in the game. Continue reading Forza Horizon 3 will have an impressive list of vehicles Forza Horizon 3 will have an impressive list of vehicles originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments