Ford co-develops telematics tech focused on cop cars

Ford and Telogis teamed up to co-develop a telematics solution the Motor Company said would encourage safer, more economical driving by cops.

LA Auto Show Connected Car Expo to feature Volvo CEO

Los Angeles Auto Show’s Connected Car Expo announced Volvo Car Group President and CEO Håkan Samuelsson will headline the Tuesday, Nov. 18 conference.

VIDEO: Driverless Audi RS 7 concept rounds Hockenheim

We said we’d be on the lookout for video of the Audi RS 7 piloted driving concept making its way — sans driver — around Hockenheimring. Well, here it is.

Burned out bulbs in your car? Get Philips Vision LEDs

Philips Automotive North America has introduced its newest line, Philips Vision LEDs, as direct replacements for interior and exterior vehicle lighting.


Chrysler 200 gets five-star safety rating for 2015

The newly redesigned-for-2015 Chrysler 200 has earned a five-star safety rating from National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.


GM Proving Grounds get active safety testing area

General Motors Proving Grounds in Milford, MI will soon have an area specifically dedicated to testing and developing active safety systems for GM vehicles.

Ford Pre-Collision Assist takes cautious approach to braggadocio

Ford’s headline for its press release about Pre-Collision Assist is unintentionally hilarious in trying to tread the line between braggadocio and modesty:

Audi allroad earns 5-star NHTSA rating

The 2014 and 2015 Audi allroad — Audi insists the car’s name is to be typeset lower-case, just FYI — reportedly has earned National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s highest crash safety rating.

Autonomous Audi RS 7 races around Hockenheimring

We told you it would happen: An autonomous Audi RS7 raced around Hockenheimring at full speed today in Germany — with no driver on-board.


2015 Mustang recalled? Play with the Mustang App instead

If you’re one of the 50 whose Ford Mustang was recalled this week, at least you can play with the new Mustang Owner app in the meantime.

Ford, NextEnergy challenge suppliers on LED lights

Ford and NextEnergy are teaming up to challenge suppliers to advance LED lighting technology for automobiles.


Elon Musk bullish on autonomous cars — five or six years? Next year?

Elon Musk is very bullish on the timeline of the autonomous car. And let’s face it: He figures it might as well be a Tesla.