Most people—experts included—seem to think that the transition to driverless vehicles will come slowly over the coming few decades, and that large hurdles exist for widespread adoption. 468 more words
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That cars of today, or even the last decade, are more difficult to tinker with than their predecessors is no news to the gear heads of the world. 228 more words
Manhattan may be a cruddy place to drive, but every April, it becomes a fantastic place to look at cars. The New York International Auto Show is the biggest car show on the continent, and this year doesn’t disappoint: The world’s automakers unveiled 60 new models at the press preview this week. 140 more words
Record recalls and critical mistakes by the auto industry’s federal watchdog haven’t driven Congress to act.
After a year of record-breaking recalls and despite a series of congressional hearings revealing critical mistakes by the industry’s federal watchdog and what some senators alleged was a criminal cover-up by the nation’s largest automaker, reforming the nation’s auto safety laws is toward the bottom of this year’s congressional to-do list. 351 more words
It’s primetime for Apple to get into cars. Nowadays, automobiles aren’t, at their core, vehicles that simply move you around. They are devices in and of themselves. 307 more words
The auto industry is going through a moment of change. We’re seeing more and more compelling reasons to walk away from the internal combustion engine, along with increasing evidence we won’t be doing the driving for much longer. 164 more words