The concept takes the form of a tall, sleek-looking van that's capable of driving itself. Slightly smaller in all directions than the 2016 Metris van, it boasts thin headlights and a huge grille that lights up to display a wide variety of colors and patterns. Its design language is influenced by...
Why to buy an off-road bumper? Which type of off-road bumper will meet you needs? What's the difference between Push Bars, Brush Guards, Skid Plates, etc.?
All this and much, much more in our new articles:
Off-Road Front Bumpers -...
2015 GMC Yukon Denali / Yukon Denali XL updated with new tech & eight-speed transmiss
2015 GMC Yukon Denali / Yukon Denali XL updated with new tech & eight-speed transmission
First and foremost, the 6.2-liter V8 engine - that develops 420 bhp (313 kW) and 460 lb-ft (623 Nm) of torque - is now...
New Ford Focus Delivers Advanced Tech, Fine Craftsmanship and Improved Efficiency
Sep-08-2014 4:00 AM ET
COLOGNE, Germany – The new Ford Focus elevates the world’s best-selling nameplate with a bolder, more emotive exterior design, a finely crafted, intuitive new interior, a suite of 18...
Edge will debut in Europe next year
Ford Inside News
June 24, 2014
By: Austin Rutherford
"Bold Moves"? The "I like to live on the Edge" campaign? Remember those tag lines? Ford used those lines to win over the two row midsize market back in 2007 when the first generation Edge debuted. Eight...
Audi readying future-predicting vehicle tech
Audi is working on a new suite of in-vehicle technologies that promises to make driving safer by predicting the future.
Audi's latest car tech doesn't include a crystal ball, but the automaker is working with the University of Southern California...
Mercedes Opens Silicon Valley R&D Center For Future Tech Development
BY Antony Ingram
Mercedes-Benz has opened a new research and development site in Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley--the fruits of which will influence the automaker's technology for years to come. While the area is best known for...
Farley says 'connected car' success rides on tech firm flexibility
Ford Motor Co., trying to satisfy customer demands for more in-car technology, said technology companies must work in more open and flexible ways for Internet “connected-car” features to be as seamless as smartphone apps...
Mark Phelan: Lincoln MKZ hybrid delivers technology and efficiency | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
Call me Goldilocks. Keep your hands to yourself, sailor. This ain’t Fleet Week. It’s the week I drove the 3-star 2013 Lincoln MKZ hybrid luxury sedan.
The MKZ hybrid’s fuel economy, technology...
got an email from Ford asking for opinions on more/new tech
Tell us which hands-free technologies interest you - Ford.vehicles.com
...So what's next? You tell us. What hands-free technologies would you like to see next in your vehicle?
O I don't care. I'm happy using my hands.
O I'd like to...
Explosion Reported at GM Tech Center
Apr 11, 10:43 AM
An explosion has been reported at the General Motors Technical Center in Warren, Michigan. The blast occurred at around 8:50 a.m.
One, or possibly two people were injured, and have already been moved to hospital...
FORD TO EXPAND FUEL-SAVING START-STOP TECHNOLOGY FROM HYBRIDS TO CONVENTIONAL CARS, CROSSOVERS
•Ford’s Auto Start-Stop system will be available for North American cars and utilities in 2012
•Ford’s Auto Start-Stop system boosts city fuel economy between 4 and 10 percent
If you saw the recent boring-story-brilliantly-told called The Social Network, you might have come away with the notion that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg deserves the Businessperson of the Year title. The movie's been a box-office smash, but evidently the voting public felt otherwise, electing...
Ford bringing order to the dashboard - DetNews
Phil Patton / New York Times
Last Updated: October 16. 2010 1:00AM
...Ford's goal in establishing a set of design principles for automotive interfaces that would be consistently applied to all models was to improve what...
Fiat Extending Fuel-Saving, Emissions-Curbing MultiAir Tech to Chrysler Engines - Edmunds
< Chrysler's 2.0-liter World engine.
By Bill Visnic, Senior Editor
April 21, 2010, 11:55 AM
In a wide-ranging business update in Italy today, the Fiat Group - now managing partner and 20-percent owner of...
Ford President and CEO Alan Mullaly was in Japan again, this time speaking to the media. During his time abroad, he talked about the desire to partner with Toyota even more closely on the development of new...