Category: Cars

2018 Detroit Auto Show: Hyundai Reveals All New Veloster

Hyundai unveiled its all-new Veloster at the North American International Auto Show. The fresh design was a collaborative effort of Hyundai designers from Seoul, South Korea and the U.S. design center in Irvine, California. The new Veloster features a comprehensive exterior and interior redesign, powertrain enhancements, and a bevy…

Ford EcoSport Storm Edition Leaked Ahead Of Debut In Brazil

The Ford EcoSport gets rugged cosmetic upgrades with the Storm edition Highlights The Ford EcoSport Storm gets a new grille, matte black accents & decals The EcoSport Storm for Brazil will be using the 2-litre Direct Flex motor Ford India has announced no plans to introduce…

Lexus LS 500h vs Rivals: Specifications Comparison

Here is our on-paper comparison of the Lexus LS 500h and its German Rivals Highlights The LS 500h is the only hybrid car in this line-up Audi will be launching the new-generation A8 this year in India Mercedes-Benz will also launch the S-Class facelift in India…

Aurora Will Help Hyundai and Volkswagen Develop Self-Driving Cars

Mysterious autonomous-driving startup Aurora Innovation is stepping out of the shadows in a big way. Founded in 2016 by ex-Google self-driving car engineer Chris Urmson, the company hasn’t had much to say until now. It just revealed partnerships with Hyundai and the Volkswagen Group to develop autonomous cars.…

AFTER PEAK HYPE, SELF-DRIVING CARS ENTER THE TROUGH OF DISILLUSIONMENT

OH, THE UNTAINTED optimism of 2014. In the spring of that year, the good Swedes at Volvo introduced Drive Me, a program to get regular Josefs, Frejas, Joeys, and Fayes into autonomous vehicles. By 2017, Volvo executives promised, the company would distribute 100 self-driving SUVs to families in…

Ubisoft’s new AI wing melds gaming and scientific research

Clement Sabourin/AFP/Getty Images Game developers were researching AI well before it became a tech industry trend, but they haven’t had much incentive to share their work with the academic world. It’s a competitive advantage, after all. Ubisoft, however, is trying to find a happy middle ground. It…

Nvidia: The Future Of Gaming, AI And Self-Driving Cars

Summary The core gaming, AI and self-driving car markets of Nvidia are growing fast. The financials of the company are healthy, however the stock is relatively expensive. The company has the potential to lead the disruption in many industries. Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) is very well positioned in…

Gaming: seven things we learned in 2017

Having played racing games pretty much from the moment our tiny infant hands could grip a game controller, it takes a lot to surprise us when it comes to driving pretend cars around. That’s not to say we didn’t learn anything from 2017, though. In a…

Tips to keep cold weather from conquering car

The brutal cold December weather can exacerbate any problems your car has — there are simple ways to avoid breakdowns. (WTOP/Neal Augenstein) WASHINGTON — Brutally cold and windy weather has many commuters holding their breath as they try to start their cars, but there are simple…