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Elon Musk demonstrates tunnel driving at 200km/h

May 13, 2017

Last month we reported about Elon Musk’s latest brainstorm – The Boring Company – in which a vessel in the street carries your car into a subterranean tunnel network, where computer controlled sleds on rails...

Bentley working on animal-free vegan interior

May 12, 2017

Bentley are renowned for sourcing the most decadent and luxurious materials available for its ultra high-end, bespoke vehicles. The wood panels used in the interiors are sourced only from the root ball of elderly trees,...

Elon Musk envisions ‘The Boring Company’ tunnel system (video)

Apr 30, 2017

Elon Musk is not afraid to put radical ideas into the public sphere, and his latest vision is no exception. After a tunneling machine with ‘The Boring Company’ was spotted by an intrepid photographer, questions...

Uber Elevate set to envision flying car taxi technology (video)

Apr 25, 2017

Uber will apparently unveil plans to develop a flying car concept at its annual summit held each year in Dallas, Texas. The ride-sharing giant claims the concept should help build awareness for flying car technology....

SsangYong to introduce ‘Touch Screen’ power windows

Feb 07, 2017

Korean carmaker Ssangyong, which is owned by Indian conglomerate Mahindra&Mahindra, has today announced its intention to bring to market a power window system that does away with buttons. The ‘Touch Screen Window System’ eschews tactile...

FCA teams up with Google for next-gen Uconnect interface

Jan 03, 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced a new collaboration with tech giant Google on a new Uconnect System, set to be previewed at the upcoming 2017 CES show. The partnership is aiming to create the next-generation...

BMW HoloActive Touch previews the interface of the future

Dec 16, 2016

BMW is previewing a dash interface of the future at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, with the HoloActive Touch concept. Looking like the complex innards of a futuristic spaceship, the HoloActive Touch...

Google car project still going ahead, now called Waymo

Dec 14, 2016

Google has decided to spin-off its autonomous driving program and create an entirely separate entity, Waymo. The news acts to directly refute the claims of reports speculating that Google was no longer developing an autonomous...

Trump to meet with Elon Musk, Google, Apple execs tomorrow

Dec 13, 2016

Tesla CEO Elon Musk, alongside CEOs from some of the world’s biggest tech companies including Google and Apple, are reportedly meeting president-elect Donald Trump at a summit tomorrow. Executive members from companies including Microsoft, Apple,...

Audi debuts on-board traffic infrastructure communication tech

Dec 09, 2016

Audi has announced that its new vehicle-to-infrastructure system has been released on several of its models, with Las Vegas the first US city to support the new V-to-I system. We reported back in August that...

Apple gives clearest confirmation yet on auto technology development

Dec 05, 2016

After months of speculation, optimism and doubt, Apple has given us its first confirmation the brand is working on some form of autonomous vehicle technology, possibly for use in Apple-branded cars. Apple submitted a letter...

Top 10 ways people could move in the future

Nov 24, 2016

It’s always fun to speculate about how we as a species could move around in the future. Cars as an extension of human travel are undergoing unprecedented metamorphosis in every possible way; up, faster, nomadic,...

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