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Google hires the guy behind Tesla’s Autopilot feature

Tesla recently lost one of its top engineers to Apple, a company rumored to have autonomous car ambitions. Now we've learned that another one has left Elon Musk's company, this time heading to Google.
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Weekly Rewind: Our Holiday gift guide, how to have sex in space, and iPhone 7 rumors

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…
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Faraday Future’s 2017 vision of a 300+ mile range vehicle will charge into CES 2016

California EV startup Faraday Future will reportedly reveal its Tesla challenger at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in January. The LA-based automaker is backed by Chinese billionaire Jia Yueting.
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To become a better car company, Ford had to become a technology company

Sure, it’s one of the largest automakers in the world, but to continue Henry Ford’s promise of freedom through mobility, it has to be so much more.
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Nissan might offset the cost of designing the next Z coupe by launching a Z crossover

Nissan has revealed the high-riding Gripz concept might be the first-ever Z car on stilts. That doesn't mean it will replace the coupe, and a 370Z successor powered by a more efficient engine is expected to land before the end of the…
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Robots, start your engines: Formula E plans race series for self-driving cars

Formula E is planning a race series for self-driving cars to augment its electric-car racing. Called "Roborace," it will debut for the 2016-2017 season with 10 teams, organizers say.
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Did VW know fuel efficiency numbers were off a year ago?

According to a new report from German newspaper Bild Am Sonntag, executives at Volkswagen were keeping quite a few secrets from their customers, including the firm's fuel efficiency numbers.
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Mercedes will assign its AMG GT sports car to track duty after applying an “R” badge

Mercedes-AMG will build a track-focused AMG GT R sports car complete with more power, less weight, a stiffer suspension, and active aerodynamics. The new model will go on sale late next year.
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BBC’s all-new Top Gear finally gets a release date

Gearheads missing Top Gear now have a date to mark on the calendar. New host Chris Evans revealed over the weekend the BBC's new-look car show kicks off its 16-episode run on May 29, 2016.