Originally published on Gas2. When the Tokyo motor show kicks off later this month, the Mitsubishi eX concept will be revealed to the public for the first time. The all-electric SUV represents Mitsubishi’s vision of a unique vehicle aimed at the fast growing compact SUV market. Show More Summary
Toyota has unveiled a handful of new concept vehicles at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. One such concept is the FCV Plus, the Japanese automaker’s latest take on sustainable urban transportation for the cities of tomorrow. This hydrogen-powered vehicle is all sorts of weird, but that’s to be expected for cars that debut at the biennial Tokyo auto event. Show More Summary
Mitsubishi has unveiled a futuristic electric vehicle concept ahead of its appearance at the Tokyo Motor Show. Simply called the eX Concept, the new creation is a compact SUV which features a mix of compact SUV and shooting brake styling - according to Mitsubishi. Show More Summary
The Tokyo Motor Show kicks off later this month, bringing with it the debut of some simply staggering motor vehicles. I dare say few will be as enchanting or as disparate as the three concepts that Toyota will unveil. See also: Volvo...Show More Summary
Following the very public hacking of Jeep that eventually led to the recall of more 1.4 million Fiat Chrysler vehicles, rival General Motors is trying to take a proactive stance to potential hack attacks, asking vehicle owners and hackers to give them a heads-up if they discover a vulnerability in the company’s cars. In its request, GM asked consumers …
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(Reuters) - General Motors Co said it would recall 31,685 SUVs in North America to repair a manufacturing defect in the windshield wiper motor that may overheat. GM told the U.S. vehicle safety regulator National Highway Traffic Safety...Show More Summary
Mitsubishi will show off a crossover-sized electric vehicle at the Tokyo Motor Show this month that will preview what the automaker has planned for electric vehicles and, likely, elements of the next generation of its Outlander Sport. Show More Summary
The Mitsubishi eX will be revealed at the Tokyo motor show, showcasing the future of the company’s electric vehicle technology. The eX is all-electric and described as a compact SUV, which would position it below the Outlander in the company’s range. The name is said to stand for ‘electric X (cross)-over’, according to the brand. […]
A U.S. Treasury counter-terrorism unit is investigating a seeming connection between Toyota Motor Corporation (NYSE: TM) trucks and ISIS and has asked the auto company for help, reports ABC. Many videos and images uploaded to the Internet show what appear to be ISIS fighters staging operations using both “newer and older model” Toyota trucks. Show More Summary
Along with the rise of self-driving cars, concerns over the security of vehicle software systems seem to be at the forefront of automakers' interests. Accordingly, General Motors is asking that hackers and owners alike report any vulnerabilities...Show More Summary
The 2015 Tokyo Motor Show gets underway later this month and automakers are busying themselves revealing and previewing planned premieres. We've seen vehicles of various shapes and sizes from Honda, Nissan's idea of what the digitalShow More Summary
General Motors announced last week that it would develop a fleet of autonomous Volts for its Warren, Michigan campus by 2017, despite announcing earlier in the year that its struggling Oshawa, Ontario facility would be a hub for connected vehicles in April. Show More Summary
Google is now formally denying a report from Motor Trend that Android Auto collects and sends driving data from cars that have the vehicle technology system installed back to the company's servers.
Subaru is bringing a number of vehicles to display at the Tokyo Motor Show this year, including a conceptual preview of the next-generation Impreza and a new Viziv Future crossover concept. Continue reading Impreza 5-door concept headlines...Show More Summary
If you ask Motor Trend, Porsche is leery of supporting Android Auto. The sports car badge supposedly refused to use it due to an agreement that required sending Google tons of data about a vehicle, from its speed to its oil temperature. Show More Summary
A Minnesota man accused of chasing a deer swimming in a lake with his boat until it drowned was charged on Tuesday with animal cruelty and using a motor vehicle to chase wild animals in a hunt, authorities said. Steven William Timm, 55, of Moorhead, was accused of chasing a large male deer in...
GM and Ford released statements to TechCrunch indicating that in their vehicles, Android Auto has very limited access to vehicle information. This comes after claims published by Motor Trend magazine that stated Porsche opted to not include Android Auto over the data collected by Google’s in-car infotainment system. Read More
Like Motor Authority, each year The Car Connection names one vehicle its Best Car To Buy. This year, it wants to get you involved by giving you a say in which vehicles are the best. That's why it's introducing the 2016 Driver's Choice Awards. While The Car Connection's experts will name their Best Car To Buy, you now have the chance to vote for...
Nissan has a varied lineup of vehicles debuting this month at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show, with the star attraction being this updated version of the Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo that we first saw in 2014. The concept has been developed exclusively for the virtual world of Gran Turismo 6 but also hints at styling themes we can expect on the...