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McLaren 675LT JVCKenwood concept debuts at CES with all-digital cockpit

The McLaren 675LT JVCKenwood concept debuted at CES 2016 in Las Vegas with a cockpit full of tech. Everything from the gauge cluster to the rearview mirror was replaced with digital displays.
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Good news, torque fans: BMW won't let the Dieselgate scandal prevent it from selling diesels in the U.S.

The diesel engine has taken a beating in the United States, but BMW remains committed to it. The company points out that one out of every three X cars it sells in the U.S. is powered by a turbodiesel mill.
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Audi will use Thunderhill Raceway for autonomous car testing

Audi designated California's Thunderhill Raceway as the test track for its autonomous-car development program. The carmaker has already taken its pair of RS 7 prototypes to several other racetracks.
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GM hopes its customers will help it make maps for self-driving cars

GM is considering using Mobileye mapping technology and data from its OnStar telematics customers to create maps for future self-driving cars. Cameras already installed in customer cars would do the work.
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A driverless taxi called Snuber is picking up passengers in South Korea 2:02

Engineers in South Korea have successfully tested a driverless taxi called Snuber. The curiously named car, laden with cameras, sensors, and laser tech, has been tootling around a Seoul university for the last six months, and…
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Volkswagen's e-Golf Touch takes care of passenger and driver needs alike

Volkswagen has introduced the world's first compact car with gesture control functionality. A 9.2-inch configurable screen brings advanced infotainment technology to the mass market.
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VW’s microbus gets the hippy reincarnation it deserves with the electric Budd-e

The Volkswagen Budd-e concept debuted at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show as a reincarnation of the classic VW Microbus. It's got that vehicle's classic shape, but with modern updates, tech, and an electric powertrain.
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Kia's 'Drive Wise' brand promises self-driving tech by 2020, fully autonomous cars by 2030

Kia Motors has announced a new sub-brand focused on autonomous driving technology. Drive Wise is the promise of partially autonomous Kia vehicles by 2020 and fully autonomous cars by 2030.
Movies & TV

Buckle up: Dwayne Johnson is working on a Fast and Furious-like cop show for Fox

The Rock is ready to ride again. Dwayne Johnson has announced that his Seven Bucks Productions team is developing Boost Unit, a car-centric cop show, for Fox. Fans can expect the same "intense and entertaining" action as the Fast and…