According to Digital Trends, Tesla is reorganizing its Model S and Model X electric car trim levels. The automaker is ending its long-standing practice of using battery-pack capacity to designate trim levels, opting for a different naming scheme instead.
Soon seeing driverless cars on public roads in Britain could be the norm. According to CNN, the government announced on Wednesday that driverless cars could be in use on UK roads by 2021. This comes after UK ministers announced plans to progress on advanced trials and codes of practice for automated vehicles.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Tuesday it will no longer require event data recorders in all new cars and trucks. During the Obama administration, NHTSA had proposed requiring ‘black boxes’ in all vehicles, but had not finalized it.
According to Automotive News, the Grand Prix of Long Beach has a new sponsor for the race’s 45th year. After parting ways with longtime title sponsor Toyota, the Long Beach Grand Prix will be sponsored by Acura.
Digital Trends reports that all signs are pointing to a Waymo, Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance. The partnership’s goal would be to develop driverless taxis and other services connected with the technology. Waymo, which is a subsidiary of Google’s launched in 2009, and already has deals with other major automakers such as Fiat Chrysler and Jaguar Land Rover. In 2018, Waymo announced they had traveled 10 million miles on public roads and was covering on average 25,000 miles a day with its autonomous…
Land Rover has unveiled its second-generation Evoque. It might look a lot like the previous generation, but there’s actually an awful lot that’s new on this Audi Q3-rivalling car. Rachel Burgess talks us around the highlights. Check out the video from Autocar here:
It looks like Cadillac is making it’s way back into the three-row crossover field, as the 2020 Cadillac XT6 has been revealed. This is the first three-row crossover since the SRX went smaller a decade ago. You can get your own 2020 Cadillac XT6 as soon as this spring. Check out the video from AutoCar right here:
The only version of the Lamborghini Huracan that’s really got us hot under the collar so far is the very expensive Performante – the standard model has left us cold. Check out the video from Autocar here:
In November, we took three heroes from Mitsubishi’s diverse range of rugged and capable SUVs to the heart of the Lake District, following two extreme triathletes on a gruelling training session from Ullswater lake to Kirkstone peak. It’s time to take a closer look at one of the stars of that story ¬– the Mitsubishi Shogun Sport. From its head-turning design and solidly engineered off-road underpinnings, to its technology-packed seven-seat interior, the Mitsubishi Shogun Sport has been designed to let…
Kia is switching things up with their 2019 Kia ProCeed GT, as they are giving you a five-door fastback-like wagon for the 2019 model. This is a change from the three-door layout of the previous model. Check out the 2019 Kia ProCeed GT review from AutoNews here: