Posts Tagged: Cars

Lexus’ LIT IS sedan is literally lit with its 41,999 LEDs covering its body

The Lexus LIT IS is covered with 41,999 LEDs. Image: raymond wong/mashable The New York Auto Show is filled with shiny, jaw-dropping production cars (hi Dodge Demon!) to ogle, but …

Three Brothers Seek to Overtake Tesla With Souped-Up Plug-In Cars

Auto executives are taking a trip to a remote Austrian town where 3 siblings are developing electrical cars and trucks they state can go much faster and even more than …

Prius plug-in’s solar roof is not safe enough for U.S. markets, report says

Toyota’s new Prius PHV plug-in hybrid vehicle, capable of running more than 60 kilometers without gasoline. Image: Kyodo Toyota’s new Prius plug-in hybrid might be eco-friendly, but apparently it’s not …

Why the new Mercedes-AMG GT R is the David Hasselhoff of sports cars

Mercedes-AMG GT R slathered in ‘AMG Green Hell mango’ paint. Image: Mercedes-Benz The nickname of the Nissan GT-R is “Godzilla.” Now that Mercedes has its own GT R, this begs …

Own a Volkswagen diesel? You may be getting a $7,000 refund.

Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany, Thursday, April 28, 2016. (AP Photo/) Image: Markus Schreiber/AP If $1,000 in gift cards wasn’t enough to satiate irked Volkswagen diesel owners, do you think …

Porsche employee calls Tesla’s Ludicrous mode a ‘facade,’ report says

Porsche Mission E is presented during the Volkswagen group night on the eve of the Frankfurt Auto Show IAA in Frankfurt, Germany, Monday, Sept. 14, 2015. Image: Jens Meyer/AP Tesla’s …

Would you buy a self-driving car if it was programmed to kill you for the greater good?

The ethics of driverless cars are complicated. Image: Iyad Rahwan Imagine this scenario: Youre driving down the road when suddenly, out of nowhere, a lone pedestrian jumps into your path. …

Elon Musk casually reveals that Tesla Model S is also a boat

It’s a car, it’s a boat, it’s a Tesla Model S. Image: Ninac26, Flickr,  https://www.flickr.com/photos/ninac52/ Following the news that a Tesla Model S owner successfully drove the car through a …

Funny Honda Ads Show Us Why We Should Always Use Original Parts

To keep your car running smoothly and your family safe, it’s important to only use authorized car parts. Or at least that’s what automotive makers would have you believe. These …