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Gotta give credit for sticking to it, fourth Nissan recall for same issue

More than 3.5 million Nissan vehicles are being recalled after injuries from passenger airbags. The problem is detecting what's in the seat. The airbag seat sensors have trouble knowing if the seat holds an adult, a child, or is empty.
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School's in session — Nvidia's driverless system learns by watching

With just 72 hours spent watching human drivers, Nvidia's GPU-based computers were able to use machine learning to construct a road-worthy driverless car system. The system is continues to learn after delivery, watching anytime a human…
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Vaporwheels: 10 insane cars too ambitious for reality

Vaporware products exist in nearly every industry — gaming, computing, photography, and film. Vaporware cars have some of the most interesting stories, though, so we’re counting down our 10 favorites here.
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2016 Ferrari California T Review

Put down your stopwatch and just enjoy the ride in Ferrari's California T
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Daimler's yet-unnamed home battery unit looks to spoil Tesla's Powerwall party

Looking to take a bite out of the home battery pie, Mercedes parent company Daimler is readying its own energy storage unit to take on Tesla's Powerwall. Currently, the unit is only available to those living in Germany.
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Volvo engineer: Tesla Autopilot is ‘an unsupervised wannabe’

In a recent interview, Volvo’s Senior Technical Leader of Crash Avoidance criticized Tesla’s Autopilot technology. He said the feature gives the impression it’s doing more than it actually is and could be unsafe.
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Porsche’s 960 sports car will be a mid-engined, 8-cylinder Ferrari killer

Rumor has it that Porsche is currently building a mid-engined, eight-cylinder sports car to take on Ferrari's 488. The model will be called the 960 and will slot below the 918 supercar.
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Analysts lay out conflict between old fogies and youngbloods on self-driving tech

A J.D. Power study shows that younger drivers are more interested in driverless cars than their elders. This will impact the acceptance of the emerging tech as more manufacturers implement autonomous features.
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Mad scientist Colin Furze built a hoverbike and (somehow) didn’t lose his limbs

Backyard inventor and Yotuber Colin Furze made a hoverbike in his garage, flew it around the British countryside, and somehow didn't die loose his limbs.
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Ford’s Chevy Bolt rival may be more than a rumor after all

Ford is developing a 200-mile electric car to rival the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Tesla Model S, CEO Mark Fields confirmed during the company's quarterly earnings call. There are no details on the car yet, though.