Autos: Reviews

Intel's Mobileye gets self-driving tech deal for 8 million cars

Thursday  22:52,   17 may 2018
autoblog

Mobileye, Intel Corp's Israel-based autonomous driving unit, has signed a contract to supply 8 million cars at a European automaker with its self-driving technologies, a company official told Reuters. Financial terms of the deal and the[...]

How Tesla Could Become the Next Facebook

Thursday  20:01,   17 may 2018
automobilemag

Wall Street Bulls envision the end of the internal combustion engineGoogle and Facebook are virtually monopolies in their market segments, while Amazon continues to push its brick-and-mortar competitors out of business. Tesla, the electric vehicle[...]

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid: Subaru's First Plug-In Hybrid

Thursday  19:57,   17 may 2018
msn

The Subaru Crosstrek integrates a Toyota hybrid system, adding electric propulsion to the popular model.On Friday, May 11, Subaru of America announced its first plug-in hybrid vehicle will be the Crosstrek, available with partial electric power as[...]

Quick Take: 2018 Ford F-150 4x4 SuperCrew Lariat

Thursday  18:50,   17 may 2018
automobilemag

More of a luxury car with a bed for a trunk than a pickup truckCOSTA MESA, California — The Ford F-Series is no stranger to absurd numbers. Take its 2017 sales total of 896,764, for example. Not only was that a 9.3 percent increase from 2016, it[...]

Mitsubishi Ramping up its Game With New Products

Thursday  00:06,   17 may 2018
motortrend

Long way still to go for brand that's now part of Nissan-Renault AllianceIt's a start. Mitsubishi has an all-new SUV on the market with the 2018 Eclipse Cross compact crossover and the U.S. finally has its version of the Outlander PHEV plug-in[...]

Fiat 500 Gets More Power, More Features, and a Higher Price for 2018

Wednesday  19:56,   16 may 2018
msn

Are the updates worth the extra price?Powered[...]

Another Autopilot Crash Highlights the Limitations of Driver-Assist Systems

Wednesday  19:56,   16 may 2018
consumerreports.org

As more vehicles debut driver-assistance features that automatically accelerate, brake, and steer, another crash has drawn attention to how these new technologies work—and in what situations they may fail .Drivers should not view driver-assistance[...]

2019 Hyundai Veloster Priced From $19,385

Wednesday  16:41,   16 may 2018
motortrend

Turbo models start from $23,785Hyundai has released pricing for the 2019 Veloster, with the base model equipped with the standard six-speed manual starting at $19,385 including destination. The Veloster Turbo starts at $23,785 for the R-Spec trim,[...]

2019 Toyota Avalon Touring First Test: Are You Looking At Me Now?

Wednesday  02:01,   16 may 2018
motortrend

Testing the Avalon's sporty sideAn Updated[...]

2019 Bentley Continental GT First Drive Review: The New Bentley Is Almost Perfect. Almost.

Wednesday  01:15,   16 may 2018
msn

On our first drive of Bentley's impressive new grand tourer, we turn to petty gripes.Such is my life that on an otherwise humdrum Tuesday in May, while former Porsche performance design genius Wolfgang Hatz rots in a German jail, federal[...]

Aston Martin Brings Back a Legend with the New V12 Vantage V600

Tuesday  16:57,   15 may 2018
msn

The hilariously powerful V8 Vantage V600 lives on in the form of this limited-edition, 591 horsepower V12 Vantage.The 1980s and early '90s were not a good time for Aston, with numerous ownership changes and dismal sales, but a car by the name of the [...]

Does CAD Software Dream of Electric Cars? - Reference Mark

Saturday  19:30,   12 may 2018
motortrend

The human[...]

Ratings and Review: 2018 Ford Focus

Friday  23:41,   11 may 2018
nydailynews

Now seven years old, the Ford Focus is ripe for replacement. Instead, Ford is retiring most of the car’s variants after next year.Instead, good times were to be had in the ST and RS, manually shifting gears, burning rubber, and ripping around[...]

NHTSA releases quick shopping guide for driver-assist systems

Friday  23:07,   11 may 2018
cnet

It's not perfect, but it's necessary, since not everyone knows what these systems do.The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released a pocket shopper's guide for driver-assistance tech. It's short and straightforward[...]

2018 Mazda6 Signature 2.5T First Drive: Champagne Living on a Working-Class Budget

Friday  19:41,   11 may 2018
motortrend

Mazda goes premium,[...]