Ruby Tuesday opened its first Tesla Supercharger station in Missouri this week, and intends to add more at other locations across the country. The partnership keeps with Tesla's promise to double the number of charging stations in the U.S.
Accessories maker, Kenu, has introduced two new kid-friendly products that should make summer car trips a bit more bearable for the wee ones in the backseat. They include a car mount for tablets, and volume-limiting headphones.
In tests in different groups of cities, Uber is going to monitor its drivers. One test will monitor ride smoothness, the other texting while driving. Uber says the purpose of the tests is to give better feedback to drivers about passenger…
Autonomous cars are most popular in New York and California, and least popular in Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Texas, according to a Volvo survey. People in all states believe they should still be allowed to drive, though.
A patent filed by Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler shows how rainwater can be used to improve traction on snowy roads. Water is collected as it drips down the rear window, and sprayed onto the tires to melt snow and ice.
What Mazda has done with G-Vectoring Control is to use steering input data to make subtle changes that increase front wheel grip, keeping the car more stable and predictable, while at the same time protecting the car from jerky motions.