One of the biggest objections buyers have to electric vehicles is waiting for the battery to charge. No one wants to waste all that time, especially if they’re on a road trip with many miles and many more charging stops in their future. StoreDot developed a new battery that eliminates this problem. It reaches full […]
Love makes people do crazy things. It makes them do the craziest things when they think they’ve been cheated on, which is what happens in this video.
There are things you expect to see automakers do to promote cars. These things include flashy auto show debuts, cameos in movies, and speedy Nürburgring videos. What you don’t expect is to see cars towing huge airplanes, but that’s exactly what Porsche did with its diesel Cayenne S.
There are big names working on autonomous car technology. Uber is testing its cars in select cities and you’ll find autonomous features in production vehicles, but not every company trying to build the next big thing is a household name. A group of students and start-ups recently took to the track with their autonomous creations […]
By the late 1950s, Mr. Magoo was a pretty well-known comic figure, moving out of film shorts and into regular Saturday morning cartoon popularity. So of course, a cartoon character intended to appeal to kids was the perfect pitchman for a beer company. And in 1959, your inebriated mom or dad could’ve won Mr. Magoo’s car, […]
No one likes paying highway tolls. They used to be at least a little fun when you could still pay with change and test your skills throwing the money into the basket while slowing down as little as possible. It added a little challenge to the day. Now, tolls are nothing but boring ways for […]
The old Top Gear trio is a big hit on their new show. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May successfully migrated their old schtick to The Grand Tour and fans are loving every minute. They moved on from Top Gear, but the old show still exists and there’s a new trailer for the upcoming […]
Celebrity spokespeople get paid lots of cash to try and sell us stuff. The idea is that we will somehow be convinced to buy a product simply because a famous person says it’s cool. This is Lincoln’s hope with its celebrity spokesman, Matthew McConaughey, and he’s back in a commercial for the new Lincoln Continental. […]
Uber started testing self-driving cars in Pittsburgh in September, and now they’re expanding that program to include San Francisco. The move to the west coast includes the addition of Volvo XC90s to the test fleet of Ford Fusions. As with the cars roaming around Pittsburgh, these won’t be empty when they pull up to the […]