Tesla is facing criticism for its autonomous safety technology with several accidents and one fatality while AutoPilot was in use. The incidents are under investigation, but regardless of the outcome, it creates a sense of distrust for that technology. In the wake of the controversy, driving-assistance chip and software supplier Mobileye and Tesla are parting […]
Car Talk announced today that it was continuing to evolve its brand to focus primarily on digital media. Since 2012, Car Talk has provided NPR stations with its “Best of Car Talk” program, but it will sunset that programming in September of 2017 to focus on its digital programming. It’s part of an expansion beyond […]
One day, self-driving cars will make our roads safer. Autonomous technology is here even now, but it’s in the very early stages and cars aren’t ready to truly drive themselves. That seems to be an area of confusion for those using Tesla’s AutoPilot feature and its resulted in several crashes.
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Automakers jump at the chance to advertise their vehicles as “Top Safety Picks” and for being rated “Five Stars” in crash testing. But remember these three realities when shopping for a safe vehicle.
News that Alfa Romeo was returning to the US market was met with much rejoicing. When the Alfa Romeo 4C made its debut, the rejoicing continued, but apparently that didn’t translate into sales. The latest news is the car will be going the way of the dodo by 2020. It’s been all of a year […]
Autonomous cars are testing all over the world, but one country has decided it’s time to take a break. China which had previously embraced this technology has now banned them from testing on public roads. China was quick to make it easy for developers to work on autonomous technology when it first hit the roads. […]