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Tesla Autopilot : Police Arrest a Drunk Driver who Passed out on the Freeway While Using Autopilot

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California Highway Patrol managed to stop the car while the driver was unconscious The incident happened on the Ventura Freeway near Glendale at 11 PM on September 16 The driver was charged with DUI Amid a federal probe into Autopilot by the NHTSA, another incident implicating Tesla’s self-driving technology happened yesterday. Police forces were alerted to a Tesla that had...

Acura NSX Type-S : US Cars Sold Out in Under 24 Hours

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The Type-S is a more aggressive and powerful version of the NSX Production is limited to 350 Type-S models, 300 of which for the US market Orders were all taken within the first day, with 100 more customers on the waiting list Acura launched the Type-S, a tweaked version of its NSX sports car, a few weeks ago and...

Ford Wants to Build Electric Police Cars

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  Michigan State Police is testing a specially equipped Mustang Mach-E SUV. Police in the UK are also putting a Mach-E through its paces Electric police cars should lead to lower ownership costs over the life of the vehicle Ford has been a major vehicle supplier to law enforcement agencies all over the world for many decades. Now, the company...

Stellantis Testing Two Safety Notification Technologies

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Systems using a 5G connection could allow cars to connect with their environment and alert drivers to potential safety risks Another system could warn drivers about emergency vehicles stopped on the shoulder of the road These technologies are being tested at the Michigan headquarters of the company The North American branch of Stellantis, formerly known as FCA, is working...

CyberLandr Prototype Unveiled

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This is not the first time we have heard of the CyberLandr box intended to be placed in the bed of the future Tesla Cybertruck. Remember that this small company intends to market this small living space when the electric truck is introduced on the market. CyberLandr has just published a short video on its YouTube channel launching a prototype...

2022 Hyundai Tucson Plug-In Hybrid Starts at $34,750 in the US

AWD is standard unlike one of its competitors. The top Limited trim is priced at $42,550. EV range is 32 miles or 53 km. When the Hyundai Motor Group takes a stand, such as deciding to introduce plug-in hybrid vehicles in major segments, they deliver. Within only a few years, they’ve launched a number of EVs and are now...

First Impressions of Tesla’s New Yoke Steering Wheel Are Not Good

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Tesla equipped the 2022 Model S with a yoke instead of a round steering wheel Turn signal and horn controls are now touch sensitive buttons on the yoke Quick steering maneuvers are more difficult to do than with a normal wheel Tesla is trying to reinvent the (steering) wheel. The 2022 Model S is fitted with a yoke that...

Porsche is Holding a Flat-Six Concert Event Live and Online This Weekend

A symphony of Porsches will take part in an interactive sound event tomorrow Modern, classics, racers, and even EVs will be part of the event Porsche is throwing a concert this weekend, but the band playing is one you've probably never heard before and one you'll not likely ever hear perform together again. It's a flat-six symphony, with Porsche...

2022 Kia Sorento Plug-In Hybrid Priced From $44,995 in Canada

The all-electric range is estimated at 51 km. Three versions will be offered including a loaded SX. The hybrid iteration arrives later this year. The Hyundai Motor Group is deadly serious about its desire to become a global leader in electrification. It already offers a few interesting EVs but for those still on the fence about taking the electric...

A Jaguar I-Pace Fire Reminds Us that they too Have LG Chem Batteries

The fire happened in Oregon a few weeks ago. LG Chem is the battery provider for the troubled Chevrolet Bolt. Unfortunately, this is the type of story we need to report on even if we are proponents of the electrification of the automobile. It’s not often that we find a report on a Jaguar I-Pace battery issue. In fact,...