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California DMV says self-driving vehicles must allow humans to take control
Or, they'll be able to if the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has its way. The federal agency is touting vehicle-to-vehicle communication, in which cars will be able to alert each other to any dangerous conditions on the road ahead.
A camera mounted under the right-side mirror lets you watch for cars coming up behind from the central display.
In which we sacrifice one three-foot stuffed animal to show why no one should try to mess with this car.
The augmented reality helmet is on sale for $1,399 on Indiegogo with an expected ship date of May 2015
Your phone and your car’s display, happy together. Soon, you’ll be able to plug the HTC One into a MirrorLink-compatible car and use the phone’s interface and specially designed apps without dangerous distraction.
Watch a group of students from an Australian university break a 26-year old world speed record for electric vehicles.
Mountek's mounts are sturdy and convenient, and they make clever use of the long-neglected CD player in your car's dash.
It's a hybrid whose battery can be recharged with gas. And it's a Cadillac.
Is your car vulnerable to an attack via its Bluetooth, telematics, or on-board phone applications? You'll find out at this week's security conference in Las Vegas.
Automakers' own apps do things that Apple and Google can't, such as locking and unlocking the car. But are they worth the upcharge? We try two: Toyota's Entune, and Volkswagen's Car-Net.
Motorcycle riders in San Francisco got their hands on what some are calling the future of motorcycle helmets. The Skully AR-1 helmet has a heads-up display, rear-view camera and connects to your phone via Bluetooth.
It's not a gimmick, it's a game-changer. More than 30 GM cars in the 2015 model year will have 4G LTE. That connectivity will transform the automotive experience for the driver as well as the passengers.
We take a trip in the 2015 Buick LaCrosse with 4G LTE to learn how that connectivity will transform the automotive experience for both driver and passengers.
But how many shopping bags can you fit in this thing? Not many.
Completely robotic cars are a long way off, CEO Ghosn warns
The company's next electric car will be about 20 percent smaller and nearly $30,000 less expensive.
Just plug this dongle into your car's OBD-II port, and you could get cheaper insurance plus useful driving and other data from the app. Metromile's intriguing business model comes to California.
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