Technology

1st August 2019

US Fleets Warned Lives At Risk From Connected Cars Hack

Fleet managers are being warned of potentially fatal cyber-security risks of 2020 connected car models that could expose an entire fleet to a malicious hack. The warning was published...

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31st July 2019

Ford Acquires Military Robotics Company in Autonomous Drive

Ford has turned to an US military robotics supplier to advance its ambitions in autonomous driving. The automaker has acquired Michigan’s Quantum Signal which boasts extensive work developing robotic...

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31st July 2019

Land Rover Factory Engine Tune for Old Defenders

As proof Land Rover has not lost faith with its oldest, most iconic model, the SUV maker has announced factory upgrade kits for old Defenders including an engine power...

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30th July 2019

Ford Follows Nissan Into Home Charging Offer

Ford is following in the electric foot-steps of Nissan with a deal offering its own electrified vehicle owners one-stop charging solution. Nissan has been involved in home and work...

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29th July 2019

For Manufacturers, BTCC’s Hybrid Push Is Only Good News

The UK’s top-level touring car series, the British Touring Car Championship, will introduce hybrid power units in 2022 as the organizers look to reduce carbon emissions. While the engines...

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29th July 2019

2020 Audi S6 Has Twin-Turbo V6 and Mild Hybrid

The US model of the 2020 Audi S6 will feature a twin-turbo 2.9-liter V6, making 433bhp and 443 lb-ft, with a 48-volt mild hybrid to assist in the low...

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29th July 2019

Vauxhall’s EV Future Outside UK Post Brexit

Vauxhall’s electrification strategy is hanging in the balance now that its parent company questions the viability of maintaining a UK production base in a hard Brexit. The Financial Times...

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26th July 2019

Toyota Unveils Olympic EV People Mover

Toyota has released details of its fully accessible people mover vehicle that will help ferry athletes and visitors to the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020. Dubbed an ‘Accessible...

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26th July 2019

Tires Latest Source of EV Power

Vehicle tires could be the latest source of energy generation to boost range and performance of electrified powertrains. Engineers for Japanese tire giant, Sumitomo Rubber Industries, have teamed up...

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25th July 2019

Fisker’s First Solid State BEV

Fisker has shown off teaser images of its first BEV with solid-state battery and which also follows Hyundai’s lead by featuring a solar panel roof. The car claims to...

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24th July 2019

Robots Still Too ‘Dumb’ to Drive Alongside Humans

Driverless cars are stuck in the lower levels of autonomy because they cannot replicate a human’s instinct for another human’s bad behavior. That’s the opinion of gaming digital specialist...

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24th July 2019

Premium Historic Brand Launches PHEV Hypercar

A historic premium car brand plans to make its return to vehicle production with a PHEV hypercar. Established in 1899, Austro Daimler was a significant Austro-Hungarian automaker that became...

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