Weekly Rewind: Insane stunt pilot lady, life beyond Earth, $700 self-driving car

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this…

Ford's updated Fiesta ST loses a cylinder, but not an ounce of power

After unveiling the standard 2018 Fiesta, Ford is bringing out the good stuff. Despite having a smaller engine, the updated Fiesta ST performance model should be just as fun as before.

Never stop exploring with these top-notch GPS systems

Love road trips but hate being tethered to Wi-Fi? You’ll adore these in-car GPS systems.

Mercedes’ 2017 Formula One car has some big tire tracks to fill

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz W08 EQ Power+ aims to continue Mercedes' dominance of Formula One. It reflects new design rules for 2017, and will be driven by three-time champ Lewis Hamilton and Valtterri Bottas.

Porsche’s new Panamera sports sedan gets a high-voltage flagship model

Porsche has introduced a range-topping version of the Panamera powered by a V8-electric hybrid drivetrain. The Turbo S E-Hybrid is one of the world's quickest sports sedans, yet it can drive on electricity alone.

Jaguar Land Rover's first startup incubator class of the year is now in session

Jaguar Land Rover has launched an "Innovation Incubator" program to harvest ideas from tech startups to use in future infotainment systems. Companies will compete "Dragon's Den"-style for JLR's patronage.

Watch the Dodge Demon downshift into Drag Mode in this muscle car teaser video

Dodge has announced it will introduce a new variant of the Challenger named Demon at the New York Auto Show. The model will be faster, lighter, and more powerful than the 707-horsepower Hellcat.

‘Top Gear’ returns Sunday, March 12 — check out the trailer here

The new season of Top Gear premieres Sunday, March 12, at 8 p.m. Eastern. Following the departure of Chris Evans, Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris, and Rory Reid will take over the bulk of hosting duties.

Carlos Ghosn to step down as Nissan CEO, assume oversight role

Carlos Ghosn will step down from the position of Nissan CEO effective April 1, but will remain chairman of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, as well as CEO of Renault. Ghosn will be succeeded by Hiroto Saikawa.

VW’s CC replacement will boast a more dramatic design and luxury car tech

Volkswagen is preparing to replace the aging CC with a brand new model named Arteon. Bigger and more upscale than its predecessor, the Arteon will make its official debut during the Geneva Auto Show.

The last member of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class family will break cover in Geneva

Mercedes-Benz will introduce the E-Class Cabriolet next month during the Geneva Auto Show. Longer and wider than its predecessor, the model will offer space for four passengers in a luxurious atmosphere.
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A college student turned his Honda Civic into a self-driving car for $700 3:21

As an early beta tester for the self-driving car tech Comma, college student Brevan Jorgenson used the company's software, a 3D printer, and some other tech to turn his Honda Civic into an autonomous car.