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The 3,100-horsepower Marauder AMG racing boat makes supercars look like snails

The Mercedes-AMG GT R inspired the design for a 50-foot Cigarette Racing Marauder boat. It's one of many Mercedes-inspired boats developed during the companies' 10-year partnership.
Cars

Angelenos can borrow a Chevy Bolt EV with the Maven car-sharing service

GM's Maven is adding the Chevrolet Bolt EV to its Los Angeles fleet. The electric car will be available to both car-sharing users and Lyft drivers through the Lyft Express Drive rental program.
Cars

As global shutter sensors improve, so does the tech that uses them

Devices that need to "see" their surroundings to work could be getting more accurate, thanks to Sony's latest global shutter sensors. The latest line is more sensitive to light with additional triggering options.
Cars

The Shellback Safe imprisons your phone to keep you safe behind the wheel

Distracted driving kills, but how do you stop it? One solution: Don’t let drivers touch their phones while driving, and rat on them if they do. Welcome to life with the Shellback Safe.
Cool Tech

Windshield technology just got smarter thanks to ProActive Wipers

Smart windshield technology uses cameras, radar, and rain sensors to predict when your car is going to get splashed by a vehicle coming in the other direction. Then it turns on your wipers.
Cars

Sticking to its value-driven model, Hyundai prices Ioniq to undercut rivals

Hyundai has announced pricing for its Ioniq hybrid and EV models. At $23,035 for the Ioniq hybrid and $30,335 for the EV, both undercut their respective rivals: The Toyota Prius and Nissan Leaf.
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With a top speed of 211 mph, Ferrari’s 812 Superfast is exactly that

The Ferrari 812 Superfast is an update of the F12 Berlinetta model, with a more powerful V12 engine, revised styling, and new chassis tech, including the four-wheel steering system from the F12tdf limited edition.
Cars

Today's car shoppers do internet research, use VR to drive online buying tomorrow

Most car buyers use the internet for facts, ratings, and reviews, but VR and AR can add excitement to online shopping. A new survey says men and women differ in how long they intend to keep vehicles, but want the same features.
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Mercedes-AMG’s SLC43 dumps a V-8 for a V-6, but it'll still blow your socks off

Mercedes’ diminutive drop top loses a few cylinders and gains a pair of turbos in the name of fuel effi-ciency, but performance stays roughly on par.
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Pagani's Huayra Roadster may be the most beautiful drop-top supercar ever

Pagani has revealed its gorgeous Huayra roadster ahead of its debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. Like the coupe, power comes from a Mercedes-AMG sourced twin-turbocharged V12 good for 754hp - 34hp more than the coupe.
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Kia’s tiny Picanto is out to prove economy cars don’t have to feel cheap

Kia introduced the new, third-generation Picanto hatchback ahead of its debut in Geneva. It is positioned at the bottom of the Kia lineup, but it offers a sharp design and more tech features than ever.
Wearables

Got an Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch? You can finally use it to hail an Uber ride

Attention Android Wear smartwatch owners -- you can finally hail an Uber from your wrist. Support for the Wear app was announced at I/O 2015, but it has taken the ride-booking company a whopping 21 months to deliver.