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The 949HP LaFerrari returns to Paris, sans top, with the new Aperta Coupe

The Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta debuted at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. It's the long-awaited convertible version of the LaFerrari hybrid supercar, boasting over 900 horsepower, just like the coupe.
Cars

With the Generation EQ concept, Mercedes is getting serious about electric cars

The Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ concept debuting at the 2016 Paris Motor Show previews the first of what could be many Mercedes-Benz electric cars to challenge Tesla and the other German luxury brands.
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Volkswagen’s ambitious I.D. concept should make Tesla very, very worried

Volkswagen has fully detailed the I.D. concept, which will make its public debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. A production version of the electric vehicle will go on sale in 2020 with a range of up to 373 miles.
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Mining truck dumps the cab and the driver who used to sit in it

Komatsu's heavy dump truck doesn't need a driver so it can lose the cab and gain more capacity as well as improved handling and productivity. The monster robot truck doesn't need to turn around and has both four-wheel drive and…
Computing

Nvidia ditches mobile for self-driving cars with latest super chip: Xavier

Your computer and your next car could have something in common: they both might be running an Nvidia chip under the hood. On Wednesday, Nvidia announced a chip marketed as an “AI supercomputer" for self-driving cars.
Cool Tech

Motion-sensing LED light will banish memories of dingy garages forever

Have you ever noticed how dingy the typical garage is? A new Kickstarter wants to change that with a motion-sensing powerhouse of a ceiling light that will flood your garage with LED goodness.
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Volkswagen’s I.D. concept can drive itself and receive packages when you’re away

The Volkswagen I.D. concept will debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, and it previews an electric car the brand plans to launch in 2020 using the EV-specific MEB platform announced last year.
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Nissan’s self-driving chair lets you snooze or schmooze while waiting in line

Nissan's ProPilot Chair applies the lane keeping and collision avoidance technology from autonomous cars to chairs in waiting lines. Take a seat and your chair will keep you in the queue while you read, chat, or nap.
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After a seven-year absence, BMW will return to Le Mans in 2018

BMW will enter the FIA World Endurance Championship, which includes the 24 Hours of Le Mans, in 2018. It will mark BMW's first appearance at the legendary endurance race since 2011.
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A Seattle driver just got caught using a Trump cardboard cutout in an HOV lane

If you're going to try to cheat an HOV lane by plunking a fake passenger beside you, it's probably advisable not to use a cardboard cutout of one of the most famous people on the planet....
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Uber partnering with health care transport firm for non-emergency medical rides

Ridesharing service Uber is partnering with Circulation, a healthcare system non-emergency transport company, in pilot programs. Hospital staff will access transport portal to schedule rides in connection with medical appointments.
Cars

BMW recycles used electric vehicle batteries as backup power storage

BMW has figured out what to do with electric vehicle batteries when they are not sufficient for cars but still have usable life. By combining used batteries from 100 EVs, BMW created a 2.8-mWh backup power source.