The public transportation of the future could be shaped like a square

Our public transportation systems are overdue for a revamp and a solution could be here. A new partnership between Next Future Transportation and Globetouch promises to "deliver next generation municipal transportation solutions."
Emerging Tech

A small number of self-driving cars on the road could solve some traffic woes

According to a recent study, just 5 percent of cars on the road being autonomous vehicles could eliminate stop-and-go waves of traffic -- and all the accident risk and fuel inefficiency it comes with.

This 1939 Lincoln hot rod is what Negan would drive

A 1939 Lincoln Zephyr turned into one of the world's most recognizable hot rods is up for sale. Built in the mid-1990s, the build is called Scrape because it's impossibly low to the ground.

Can a 550hp Mercedes beat a Formula 1 car if it’s given a head start?

A Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG, a Red Bull RB8, and a Holden Commodore race car all boast a V8 engine. Not all V8-powered cars are created equal, and this video shows other factors are important in determining who wins a race.

Qualcomm demonstrates dynamic electric vehicle charging technology

Qualcomm has demonstrated some new tech on a test track in Versailles, France, charging up two Renault Kangoo electric vehicles as they drove at highway speeds via pads embedded into the road surface.
Android Army

Integration with Volvo, Audi cars is natural evolution of Android Auto

Google's in-car offerings are apparently not limited to Android Auto -- Volvo, Audi, and Google have announced they're building a new in-car infotainment system that's based on Android.

Japanese tuner finds a creative new use for a jet engine and a Nissan Silvia

A Japanese tuner has built a Nissan Silvia equipped with four of the biggest turbos you've ever seen. He's fitted a jet engine to the rear end to generate downforce, but the build still needs some fine-tuning.
Smart Home

Mercedes Benz batteries may soon be integrated with your solar panels

The Mercedes-Benz name has long meant luxury in the automotive industry, but now it wants to bring that same cachet to your home and its energy needs. The German automaker has announced a strategic partnership with Vivint Solar

Unreasonable need for speed? Take a spin on the world’s fastest motorcycles

Going from 0 to 60 miles per hour in an Audi R8 is a thrill, but nothing beats hitching a ride on one of the world's fastest motorcycles. After all, you simply can't beat straddling an engine.

Willing to pay up for performance? Most hardcore Camaro ever will cost $70K

The 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE is the most hardcore Camaro variant currently available. It combines the 1LE track package with the 650-horsepower ZL1, which was a track-ready machine to begin with.

Audi shows integrated Android infotainment system at Google I/O

Audi showed a concept Android-based infotainment system at Google I/O. The automaker hopes Android integration will funnel more apps into its infotainment systems and attract more customers.

Hands off — Rive wants to make it impossible for you to text and drive

A new Kickstarter project called RiVE is a combination of hardware and software that promises to "eliminate the ability to text and drive while keeping you connected to what matters."