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Driverless cars could be a solution to climate change—but two major things have to happen

November 22nd, 2017 at 3:53 pm » Comments Off

Driverless vehicle use worldwide could lower traffic congestion and emissions contributing to climate change by 50 percent or more in 2050, according to a 2017 report led by global transport expert Lewis Fulton at the Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Davis (ITS-Davis).

Redesigning the ( automobile) industry

November 16th, 2017 at 1:45 am » Comments Off

Bob Lutz: Kiss the good times goodbye ‘Everyone will have 5 years to get their car off the road or sell it for scrap’

Denver to Boulder in eight minutes? Colorado will get first test track for a Hyperloop-inspired transportation system

November 15th, 2017 at 10:47 am » Comments Off

Colorado will be the site of a first-of-its-kind test track for a futuristic transportation system that could one day whisk passengers from downtown Denver to Boulder in eight minutes.

Elon Musk reveals first photo of tunnel under LA to bypass traffic

November 12th, 2017 at 7:05 pm » Comments Off

Elon Musk shared this picture of the Boring Company’s tunnel under Los Angeles.

Chainless 4-wheeled hybrid electric bike concept is “self-charging”

November 1st, 2017 at 1:35 pm » Comments Off

The Hybrid Module Mobility concept isn’t pedaled directly, but instead employs a pedal-powered alternator for riders to partially recharge its batteries.

Using only Uber or Lyft is cheaper than owning a car for 25% of Americans — here’s how to know if you apply

October 29th, 2017 at 3:08 pm » Comments Off

Ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft free up millions of Americans from having to own a car to get around. An analysis of the all-in costs of car ownership show that ridesharing alone could be more cost-effective in the long run. The future will most likely be a mix of both ridesharing and ownership, since people […]

LeBron James will star in the first big ad push for self-driving cars

October 20th, 2017 at 10:28 am » Comments Off

LeBron James will star in an Intelcommercial showing off the company’s self-driving-car technology, marking the first big ad push for driverless vehicles.

VC activity revs up as electric vehicles prepare to go mainstream

October 12th, 2017 at 12:31 am » Comments Off

Recent weeks have seen an acceleration—pardon the pun­—of news and developments related to electric vehicles.

Dubai just tested its flying drone taxi for the first time

September 27th, 2017 at 10:27 am » Comments Off

Autonomous air taxi service Volocopter just had its first test flight in Dubai.

Diesel engine manufacturer Cummins goes electric with new truck ahead of Tesla Semi unveil

September 12th, 2017 at 5:18 pm » Comments Off

While electric truck enthusiasts are anticipating the unveiling of Tesla’s all-electric truck next month, diesel engine manufacturer Cummins beat the electric car manufacturer to the punch by unveiling its own electric truck effort today.

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