Business


Posts filtered by tags: Cars[x]


 

2019 Mazda3 AWD first drive review

Since its introduction in 2003, Mazda’s compact Mazda3 has been a mainstay of the brand’s driver-oriented strategy. Mazda now plans to move upmarket, and the all-new 2019 Mazda3 offers some clues about how that’s going to work. The post 2019 Mazda3 AWD first drive review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars


Formula 1 is putting data in the driver’s seat, and not all racers are happy

After a single weekend of racing, a Formula 1 pit crew typically pulls around 2TB of data from the car. Everything, from tire pressure to the temperature of the track, is recorded and analyzed in the name of boosting performance -- and not all drivers are happy about it. The post Formula 1 is putting data in the driver’s seat, and not all racers are happy appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, Formula 1, Qualcomm, Racing


The go kart-like Mini Cooper will soon add zero emissions to its resume

Mini is in the final stages of developing an electric version of the Cooper. The 2020 Cooper SE will receive powertrain components from the BMW i3, including a 181-horsepower electric motor and battery technology. The post The go kart-like Mini Cooper will soon add zero emissions to its resume appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, News, BMW, Mini Cooper


Tesla ends scheduled servicing because electric cars need less maintenance

Tesla will longer offer scheduled maintenance plans, switching to an "as needed" model. This reflects the fact that electric cars need less regular maintenance than gasoline or diesel cars. The post Tesla ends scheduled servicing because electric cars need less maintenance appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, News, Electric Cars, Tesla


Panasonic Lumix S1R review

The Lumix S1R is one of the most capable cameras ever made, from its robust build to extensive feature set. But its key feature, a 187MP high resolution mode, is something few customers will have use for. The post Panasonic Lumix S1R review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, Full Frame, Mirrorless Camera, Panasonic Lumix S1R


Tesla revives its referral program with chances to win a Roadster

Tesla has revived its referral program that ended in February because of cost pressures. This time around the perks aren't quite as diverse, though it does offer regular chances to win a Roadster or Model Y. The post appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, News, Referral Program, Tesla


Chris Digital In-Car Assistant hands-on review

Driving while using your phone is dangerous, and often illegal. Meet Chris, the digital assistant for your car that wants to help keep your hands off your phone, and your eyes on the road. The post Chris Digital In-Car Assistant hands-on review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, Trends, Automotive, Chris, Digital Assistant, Virtual Assistant, In-car assistant


The 2020 Porsche Cayenne Coupe is an exercise in form-over-function design

Porsche expanded its lineup of SUVs with a swoopier evolution of the Cayenne named Cayenne Coupe. Don't let the name fool you: it still has four doors. It stands out with a fastback-like roofline that's lower than the Cayenne's. The post The 2020 Porsche Cayenne Coupe is an exercise in form-over-function design appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Porsche, Luxury cars, SUVs, Porsche Cayenne, Cayenne, Porsche Cayenne Coupe, Cayenne Coupe Don


2019 Volkswagen Jetta review

With enough tech to make villains jealous, the Volkswagen Jetta punches above its class as a forward-thinking sedan. Spacious, comfortable, and efficient, the Jetta is a refined offering. German refinement comes with a serious attitude. The post 2019 Volkswagen Jetta review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, Trends, Vw, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Jetta, Compact Cars, Sedans, Sedan


The 2019 Toyota C-HR gains a popular tech feature as its price comes down

Toyota has updated the C-HR, its entry-level crossover, by adding an entry-level trim level to the lineup. Every model regardless of price also comes standard with an 8.0-inch touchscreen compatible with Apple CarPlay. The post The 2019 Toyota C-HR gains a popular tech feature as its price comes down appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, News, Cars, Trends, Crossovers, Toyota


Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi group uses Microsoft cloud platform for connected cars

The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance is launching a new cloud platform for its cars. Based on Microsoft Azure, the Alliance Intelligent Cloud will enable features like connected services and over-the-air updates. The post Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi group uses Microsoft cloud platform for connected cars appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cloud, News, Microsoft, Cars, Trends, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Renault, Microsoft Azure, Renault Nissan Mitsubishi, Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance


Autonomous shuttle rides coming to New York City via Optimus Ride

Workers at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in NY City will soon be able to make their way around the 300-acre industrial park in Optimus Ride's self-driving shuttles. The tech startup says it's the first trial of its kind in the state. The post Autonomous shuttle rides coming to New York City via Optimus Ride appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: New York, New York City, Cars, Trends, Self-driving Cars, Autonomous Cars, Optimus, Brooklyn Navy Yard, NY City, Optimus Ride


2019 Ferrari Portofino Review

With the introduction of the Portofino, Ferrari addresses the California T’s stylistic shortcomings while improving comfort, convenience, and performance. There’s little “entry-level” about this super stallion. The post 2019 Ferrari Portofino Review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: California, Cars, Trends, Ferrari Portofino Review


How to buy a Tesla online

Tesla has always bypassed traditional dealerships, and it has now adopted an online-only sales model that lets customers configure and order their car without leaving their couch. Here's what you need to know. The post How to buy a Tesla online appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, Trends, Tesla, How-to, Model S, Model X, Model 3


BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe teased way ahead of its November debut

The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is coming to the United States, eventually. The new compact BMW won't be unveiled until the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show in November. The Gran Coupe will be based on a front-wheel drive platform. The post BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe teased way ahead of its November debut appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, United States, Luxury cars, Bmw 2 Series, Bmw, Los Angeles Auto Show, Gran Coupe, 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show


Volvo wants to use speed limiters, in-car cameras, and data to reduce crashes

Volvo believes new tech is the best way to improve car safety. The Swedish automaker will let owners set speed limits when loaning out their cars, install cameras to monitor drivers, and use data to design better safety features. The post Volvo wants to use speed limiters, in-car cameras, and data to reduce crashes appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Safety, Cars, Trends, Data, Volvo


This modified Land Rover Discovery is heading to Africa to help fight malaria

A Land Rover Discovery will be used by the Mobile Malaria Project for a 3,900-mile trek across Africa to study malaria. The SUV is equipped with a mobile gene-sequencing laboratory, as well as everything necessary for serious off-roading. The post This modified Land Rover Discovery is heading to Africa to help fight malaria appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Africa, Cars, Trends, Land Rover, SUVs, Off-road, Land Rover Discovery


2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC coupe gets a tech upgrade, keeps quirky styling

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC coupe debuts at the 2019 New York Auto Show with an upgraded infotainment system that incorporates Mercedes' digital assistant. The SUV launches later this year with turbocharged four-cylinder power. The post 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC coupe gets a tech upgrade, keeps quirky styling appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Luxury cars, Mercedes, SUVs, New York Auto Show, Mercedes Benz, Mercedes Benz GLC, Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, 2019 New York Auto Show


Vivint’s Car Guard keeps tabs on your vehicle when you’re not in it

A simple plug-in that you can place in just about any vehicle, Vivint's new Car Guard will automatically detect if your car is bumped, towed, or stolen and will alert you about it. The post Vivint’s Car Guard keeps tabs on your vehicle when you’re not in it appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Smart Home, Home Security, Vivint, Car Security, Car Protection, Vivint Car Guard


Waymo boosts robo-taxi plans with new service center in Arizona

Waymo has announced plans for a facility in Phoenix, Arizona, that will help to service, maintain, and grow its fleet of autonomous Waymo One cars. The vehicles operate as part of the company's robo-taxi ridesharing service. The post Waymo boosts robo-taxi plans with new service center in Arizona appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Business, News, Cars, Trends, Arizona, Self-driving Cars, Autonomous Cars, PHOENIX Arizona, Waymo


2019 BMW X7 first drive review

The 2019 BMW X7 is the German automaker’s long-overdue entry into the full-size luxury SUV segment. Packing three rows of seats and plenty of tech, can the new BMW take on Mercedes-Benz and Land Rover? The post 2019 BMW X7 first drive review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, Trends, Luxury cars, Bmw, SUVs, Mercedes Benz, BMW X7


Fiat wants to transform the cheeky 500 city car into an urban Tesla

Fiat is finally preparing a new 500. Scheduled to make its debut in early 2020, the retro-chic city car will go electric in part to comply with looming emissions regulations. The post Fiat wants to transform the cheeky 500 city car into an urban Tesla appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Fiat, Fiat 500, Electric Cars, City Cars


Tesla wirelessly gives the Model 3 a 5-percent increase in power

Tesla again showed the potential of its innovative over-the-air software updating system by making the Model 3 five percent more powerful via a firmware update. The Performance model gained 23 horsepower. The post Tesla wirelessly gives the Model 3 a 5-percent increase in power appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Electric Cars


Nvidia’s new simulator brings virtual learning to autonomous vehicle developers

Nvidia introduced a simulator for testing autonomous vehicle technologies. Drive Constellation is a cloud-based platform technology vendors can use to validate systems efficiently, safely, and much faster than with vehicles on real roads. The post Nvidia’s new simulator brings virtual learning to autonomous vehicle developers appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Computing, Nvidia, Autonomous Vehicle Testing, Nvidia Constellation


Mercedes wants to turn your car into a comfortable shopping mall on wheels

Mercedes-Benz designed its MBUX infotainment system with e-commerce in mind. Motorists can upgrade compatible cars via an over-the-air software updating system, but the brand wants to take this technology to the next level. The post Mercedes wants to turn your car into a comfortable shopping mall on wheels appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Cars, Trends, E-commerce, Mercedes, Ev, Mercedes Benz


Racing to catch a flight? Robot valet at French airport will park your car

Hate searching for parking at the airport when you need to catch a plane? Startup Stanley Robotics recently unveiled a new outdoor automated robotic valet system. Here's how it works. The post Racing to catch a flight? Robot valet at French airport will park your car appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Robots, Emerging Tech, Startup Stanley Robotics


Bentley’s 542-horsepower Continental GT V8 is the best kind of downsizing

The Bentley Continental GT V8 has fewer cylinders than its W12 sibling, but Bentley expects it to offer better gas mileage and more agile handling. The V8's top speed of 198 mph is also pretty darn fast. The post Bentley’s 542-horsepower Continental GT V8 is the best kind of downsizing appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Luxury cars, Bentley, Continental, Convertibles, Bentley Continental, Coupes, Bentley Continental Gt


2020 Cadillac CT5 luxury sedan gets turbocharged power, chiseled looks

The 2020 Cadillac CT5 replaces the CTS in the General Motors luxury brand's lineup. Cadillac will unveil the CT5 at the 2019 New York Auto Show in April. Until then, it's keeping most details under wraps. The post 2020 Cadillac CT5 luxury sedan gets turbocharged power, chiseled looks appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, General Motors, Luxury cars, Cadillac, New York Auto Show, CTS, Sedans, Cadillac CT5, 2019 New York Auto Show


Tesla gives us a cryptic look at its cyberpunk, Blade Runner-inspired pickup

Tesla has started designing its long-promised pickup truck. The yet-unnamed model will come with dual-motor all-wheel drive and lots of torque, plus it will be able to park itself. It could make its debut in 2019. The post Tesla gives us a cryptic look at its cyberpunk, Blade Runner-inspired pickup appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Pickup Truck, Electric Car


Fisker plans sub-$40,000 electric SUV with 300 miles of range for 2021

Fisker Inc. plans to launch an electric SUV with a base price of under $40,000, and a range of around 300 miles in 2021. The unnamed vehicle could compete with the Tesla Model Y, if it ever gets into production. The post Fisker plans sub-$40,000 electric SUV with 300 miles of range for 2021 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Electric Cars, SUVs, Fisker, Fisker Inc



Filters
show more filters
January - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
February - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728   
March - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031