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The BMW i8 Futurism Edition is an avant-garde sports car wrapped in an oil painting

Italian design center Garage Italia Customs has created a one-off BMW i8 called the Futurism Edition. The vehicle wears an intense vinyl wrap inspired by Giacomo Balla's 1909 painting Street Light.
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Need a new ride? Here are the best places to buy a used car online

Shopping at a used car lot is exhausting, especially when you get bombarded with slick salesmen looking to make a dime. Check out our top picks for the best used car websites, regardless if you're looking for a sedan or a new-fangled…
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Volvo’s driverless cars won’t make choices that endanger humans

In order for fully autonomous cars to be sold, they will need sufficient communications to avoid dangerous situations. One engineer contends that if the cars cannot avoid an accident, they should default to slowing down in a straight line.
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A Tesla Model S crashed, and the driver is blaming Autopilot

A Tesla Model S driver claims Tesla's Autopilot system malfunctioned, failing to prevent her from rear-ending another car. Tesla disputes that, claiming the driver deactivated the system by tapping the brakes.
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Not just for Apple Pay: The iPhone’s Wallet app is getting more useful

A prototype of the U.K. driving license being stored inside the Wallet app on an iPhone has been revealed for the first time. The digital version would be used in addition to the current photo card, but no release date has been confirmed.
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The next BMW 6 Series might morph into a completely different coupe

Reports claim that BMW has big changes in store for the next 6 Series. The lineup will be pared down to just the coupe model, and it will morph into a more driver-focused model aimed right at the Porsche 911.
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Study: As cars gain autonomy, roads may become more clogged

Driverless cars with and without passengers are projected to more than double the number of miles traveled in the U.S. in the next three decades. Robot cars buzzing around on errands could clog the roads, especially when coping with…
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You can join Waze’s new carpooling program if you meet some very specific criteria

Google-owned navigation app Waze is launching a pilot carpooling program in San Francisco. It's partnering with a select number of companies, to start, and isn't paying drivers a salary -- only a fee to cover gas and maintenance.
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Ford GT sold out for two years in just 30 days

Demand for the 2017 Ford GT was so high there were 13 applicants for every car to be built for two years. The 6,506 applicants will find out if they made the cut within 90 days. Another list will start in 12 months for the second production…
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NXP's BlueBox engine powers threat-detection systems for self-driving cars

Video, radar, laser, and vehicle-to-vehicle communications sensors and systems can't all work independently in self-driving cars. Austin chipmaker NXP makes the chips and the BlueBox computing platform that allows the pieces to work…
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Not today, downsizing: BMW’s 2 Series could get a new straight-six engine

BMW's 1 and 2 Series could receive a new straight-six engine in the coming months. Also found under the hood of the bigger 3 Series, the six will provide about 340 horsepower through either a six-speed manual or an eight-speed automatic.