Filed under: Green, Transportation Alternatives, Driving, Smartphone, TechnologyUber’s destinations pilot program in San Francisco could lure part-time drivers to the company by making it easier to pickup a fare while already commuting.Continue reading…
Comedian Denis Leary is crowing about something new in Ford F-150 ads: technology that is meant to make backing up a trailer easier.
Insiders say Porsche is also open to the idea of building an electric 911.
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DilzwF90vec Volvo and Microsoft have demonstrated how the technology company’s HoloLens system might one day improve the dealership experience. At the demonstration earlier this week at Microsoft’s headquarters in Seattle, USA, the companies showed off how the technology could work in a showroom. Both the dealer and customer don HoloLens goggles, which display can hologram-like […]
BMW’s smallest four-door coupe will take on the Mercedes-Benz CLA.
U.S. regulators are delaying rules that would require electric and hybrid cars to alert sight-impaired pedestrians and bicyclists until at least mid-March, according to a recent government filing.
The boss of Lexus Australia says the brand is prioritising improving customer experience and satisfaction over hitting sales milestones, despite record demand for its vehicles. Lexus sales are up 29 per cent so far this year, largely on the back of the popular mid-sized NX SUV, which is currently outselling the BMW X3, Mercedes-Benz GLA […]
Fans in Europe will reportedly wait until the middle of next year before they can peel away in the new Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio, and Australians will wait even longer. But, for those who just can’t stop thinking about Italy’s latest hero, Alfa’s American arm has handed down some basic relief: a mini configurator. Although […]
Filed under: Videos, BMW, Auto Repair, Coupe, Classics, PerformancePetrolicious shows the advantages of perseverance in a video about a young man’s restoration of a 1976 BMW 2002.Continue reading Petrolicious carves up the road with a pumpkin-colored B…
The next-generation Porsche 911 has been spotted by our spies during the early portion of its development process. At this stage, we don’t expect the new 911 to enter showrooms before 2018. The vehicle pictured here is a very early development mule, which uses the body of the current car as its basis. Thanks to […]
Filed under: Spy Photos, Jeep, SUVJeep is preparing to roll out another facelift for the Grand Cherokee that’s expected to arrive in the first quarter.Continue reading 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee spied looking refreshed2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee spied looki…
We have seen several Chinese brands come and go in Australia without making much of an impact. But the latest contender, Haval, might not be quite like the others. The company has just launched in Australia with a three-SUV range priced and specced more closely in line with competition from Japan and Korea, and inspired […]
Mercedes-Benz Australia has issued a recall notice for its new AMG S63 models, over a software fault that could affect the vehicle’s operation. The company reports that a potential fault in the software of the engine and transmission control units may cause the vehicle to stall, specifically when coasting to a stop. The recall affects sedan and […]
Filed under: Read This, Lincoln, LuxuryLincoln execs don’t see a rear-wheel drive niche model on the company’s horizon. They first want to focus on the brand’s rejuvenation through mainstream vehicles and increased sales.Continue reading Lincoln reviva…
Detroit’s muscle cars have experienced a renaissance of sorts lately—Hellcats, Shelbys, and Camaros, oh my!—yet it took some European-inspired refinement to bring the most out of Dearborn’s Ford Mustang. Heavily updated for 2015, which included the mainstream models’ first-ever independent rear suspension, the latest Mustang GT snagged a 10Best Cars award upon its debut and […]
DS, the new luxury marque formerly a part of the Citroen brand range, has revealed another new China-only model at this week’s Guangzhou motor show. The new model is known as the 4S, making it a companion of sorts to the DS 4 currently offered in Australia – although it is understood that the new […]
Filed under: Etc., LamborghiniA classic car dealer in Cheshire, England says he has the Lamborghini Miura from the movie ‘The Italian Job,’ a car that was lost for 46 years.Continue reading Lamborghini Miura from ‘The Italian Job’ is for saleLamborghin…
Every car has electronic gizmos now, so luxury makers draw the rich with over-the-top indulgences like these outrageous options.–
What It Is: Everybody knew a person in high school who was cute but otherwise human wallpaper. They studied hard, graduated, and then disappeared. Years later, you stumble across this person on the street, or on Facebook, or you switch on the Victoria’s Secret Fashion show and what the . . . what happened? That […]
Earlier this year we took the celebrated Mazda MX-5 for a spin in the twisting wilds of Scotland – and while that 1.5-litre version was very close to perfection, this more powerful 2.0 litre Mazda ND MX-5 totally nails it. This is sports car design in its purest form. Armed with 118kW and 200Nm (up […]
Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Volkswagen, TechnologyVolkswagen is giving its workers smart glasses to help them put together Golfs, Tiguans, and Tourans at its main plant in Wolfsburg, Germany.Continue reading Volkswagen using 3D smart-glasses at …
The company is expected to revise the current GT-R before mid-2016 to comply with crash regulations.
Variants in the new 2016 Mitsubishi Triton range have been recalled this week, due to incorrect information presented on the vehicle’s tow rating labels. The recall affects 1827 vehicles, specifically in the two-wheel drive GLX Double Cab Auto Pick Up, four-wheel drive GLX Single Cab Manual Cab Chassis, and four-wheel drive GLX Club Cab Manual […]
What It Is: That right there, folks, is Honda’s second-generation and more generic-appearing Ridgeline pickup truck, caught testing in the yoga pants of vehicle camouflage. The tight-fitting, swirly camo gives us our best look yet at the 2017 Ridgeline’s basic profile, which is far more conventional than that of the first-generation model, with its truncated […]
A seven-seat version of the Lexus RX is high on the Australian division’s wish list, even if it’s not currently a priority for the parent company’s big boss. The all-new Lexus RX launched locally this week and as with previous generations of the Japanese brand’s large luxury SUV it’s available strictly as a five seater. […]
Filed under: Spy Photos, Jeep, CrossoverThese latest spy shots show a new Jeep crossover that will replace the Patriot and Compass undergoing testing ahead of its anticipated debut in the middle of next year.Continue reading Jeep spied testing new comp…
The suit will be incorporated into Ford’s Driving Skills for Life education program.