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Who's at fault when a self-driving car crashes? Insurance hasn't figured it out

Recent autonomous driving fatalities involving pedestrians and human operators have raised the attention of America’s insurance companies. Who will be responsible when autonomous cars crash? We asked an expert at J.D. Power to share the…
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Uber will no longer store exact pickup and drop-off locations in drivers’ apps

Uber will begin hiding passengers' exact pickup and drop-off locations in the trip history available to drivers. Rather than pinpointing where you are and where you're going, the app will show drivers a more general location.
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Maven shows how a company that makes cars can also share them

General Motors’ Maven division operates the kinds of services that are supposed to be a threat to old-guard car companies. But GM wants to beat upstarts like Zipcar at their own game.
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The e-tron quattro SUV will open Audi’s electric car floodgates

Audi will introduce the e-tron quattro, its first volume-produced electric car, before the end of the year. It will be the first of 10 battery-powered models positioned between the compact and full-size segments.
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The 2,000-horsepower Nissan Qashqai is being billed as the world’s fastest SUV

U.K.-based tuning company Severn Valley Motorsport claims to have built the world's fastest SUV. The company's Nissan Qashqai-R hit 237.8 mph on a closed airfield, beating the previous record by about seven mph.
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Dominant 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke diesel scores 30 mpg EPA highway rating

Ford Motor Company announced its 2018 F-150 Power Stroke turbodiesel V6 is EPA rated for 30 mpg highway fuel economy. This in addition to claiming best-in-class diesel pickup horsepower, torque, towing, and payload.
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Volkswagen’s James Bondian electric race car will take on Pikes Peak

Volkswagen will return to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in 2018 with an electric car, and the goal of setting a new record. The German automaker hasn't raced at Pikes Peak since 1987.
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The difference between diesel- and gasoline-powered cars

Modern diesel-powered models prove that it is possible to build a clean, efficient diesel engine without sacrificing performance. Here's what you need to know about diesel cars, and how they differ from gasoline-powered models.
Emerging Tech

Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Haptic bass straps, musical rings, and more

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
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Tesla faces investigation of safety procedures after workplace injury

Tesla is going through a bit of a rough patch. In addition to the production issues plaguing the Model 3, the company is currently under investigation due to workplace safety concerns.
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Automobili Pininfarina will have a new all-electric hypercar by 2020

Automobili Pininfarina is the newest car venture from the Italian car design firm, following acquisition by Mahindra Group. The company plans a new all-electric hypercar with a 0-60 time of less than two seconds and a top speed of over 250…
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BMW’s Digital Day showcases automaker’s innovations in A.I. and 5G technology

BMW Group’s Digital Day, a sort of tech fair and outing held at its headquarters in Munich, gives the automaker an opportunity to showcase some of its latest developments and innovations in automotive technology.