Autos: News

​Google Waze takes on Uber, Lyft with more carpooling

Friday  19:06,   24 february 2017
CNET

A twist on ride sharing, Waze is reportedly ready to expand its carpooling services beyond San Francisco and Israel into the US and Latin America.Google's Waze crowdsourced navigation app has been exploring carpool services since last year, testing[...]

Tesla is doubling the number of Supercharger locations in North America

Friday  19:06,   24 february 2017
The Verge

Tesla will double the number of Supercharger locations in North America in 2017, the company revealed today in its quarterly letter to shareholders. The company currently has 2,636 Superchargers at 373 locations across the United States, Canada, and [...]

Carlos Ghosn Resigns as Nissan CEO and President

Friday  19:06,   24 february 2017
MSN

Carlos Ghosn has had a big hand in all of Nissan's headlines as of late -- being the CEO and President of the company tends to put you in that position. But considering the fact that he was also the CEO of Renault SA and chairman of the[...]

Watch a cyclist get revenge on a sleazy catcalling van driver

Friday  16:06,   24 february 2017
Autoblog

Sweet instant[...]

Park Your Self-Driving Electric Car Next to Your Self-Driving Electric Lawn Mower

Friday  15:35,   24 february 2017
Architectural Digest

Industrial conglomerate Husqvarna has been in business for over 300 years, since it was founded in its namesake southern Swedish town as a rifle manufacturer in the late 17th century. In its effort to stay at the technological forefront and [...]

Drones: A new way for UPS to maybe lose your package

Friday  15:10,   24 february 2017
CNET

Or, if you're not bitter about that, it's a way to reach rural customers better.UPS is currently testing a truck-based drone delivery platform, which it built in conjunction with Workhorse Group, a company that specializes in -- what do you[...]

GM Wants to Build Thousands of Self-Driving Bolt EVs

Thursday  18:32,   23 february 2017
MSN

The Chevrolet Bolt EV impressed our judges so much we crowned the electric hatchback the 2017 Motor Trend Car of the Year, now General Motors wants the EV to drive itself as part of a future ride-sharing service. In cooperation with ride-sharing[...]

Just Listed: Mike Tyson’s 1995 Ferrari F50

Thursday  18:32,   23 february 2017
Automobile

<p>Drive like the champ himself</p>From the beginning, Ferrari created the F50 to be as close to a roadgoing F1 car as they were able to produce. The 4.7-liter V-12 was sourced directly from the 1990 Ferrari 641 F1 car, pushing out a very[...]

Green Car Award Finalists Named

Thursday  18:32,   23 february 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Finalists have been revealed and votes will be calculated for two of Canada's top honours given to green cars. The 2017 Canadian Green Car Award is given out at the Green Living Show and will be announced on April 7th at the opening of the show[...]

Land Rover Teases New Range Rover Velar

Thursday  18:31,   23 february 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Land Rover Canada today teased the Range Rover Velar, an all-new model it says will fill the "white space" between the entry-level Evoque and Range Rover Sport models.&nbsp;See the latest new models from Land[...]

The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is Real, And Will Debut at The New York Auto Show

Thursday  18:31,   23 february 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will have 1,400 horsepower on display at this year's New York auto show when it parks the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk next to the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon already confirmed for its Big Apple debut. Road and Track[...]

2017 Mazda CX-5 Will Start From $24,900

Thursday  16:06,   23 february 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Mazda has just taken the curtain off the all-new 2017 CX-5 crossover at the Canadian International Auto Show. The new CX-5 starts from $24,900 and will see a diesel engine introduced before the end of the year. The styling changes aren't huge[...]

Red Bull Racing Edition Gives Aston Martin's V8 and V12 Vantage Wings (Not Really, But They Look Rad)

Thursday  15:51,   23 february 2017
Car and Driver

Red Bull Racing Edition Gives Aston Martin's V8 and V12 Vantage Wings (Not Really, But They Look Rad)We've only just met the AM-RB 001 hypercar born from the "Innovation Partnership" between Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing, but fans[...]

Nissan names Margot Robbie EV ambassador

Wednesday  22:02,   22 february 2017
Autofile.ca

Midnight laps on Monaco Grand Prix course followed in 3-seat BladeGliderMargot Robbie has been named Nissan’s newest electric vehicle (EV) ambassador following a lapping session around Monaco’s fabled Grand Prix circuit in the[...]

Los Angeles Has the Worst Traffic on Earth

Wednesday  22:01,   22 february 2017
MSN

Los Angeles is the hub for many of the dramatic arts in America, but no one is being overdramatic when it comes to the city's traffic issues. INRIX just named L.A. the most traffic-bound city in the world out of 1,064 cities[...]