NTSB chair eviscerates Tesla for inaction over Autopilot concerns

The National Transportation Safety Board held a hearing on Tuesday regarding a deadly 2018 crash in which a Tesla Model X slammed into a Mountain View highway divider at 70mph, was subsequently struck by two other vehicles and then exploded. During t… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/02/25/ntsb-chair-eviscerates-tesla-for-inaction-over-autopilot-concern/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. […]

You Might Be Able To Unlock and Start Your Car with Your iPhone Soon

Brian A Jackson/Shutterstock Apple dropped iOS 13.4 for developers yesterday, and the enterprising folks at 9to5Mac tore it down to peel away its secrets. Among the many lines of code is evidence that Apple’s working on a feature to lock, unlock, and even start cars from your iPhone or Apple Watch called “CarKey”. Keyless entry […]

Looks like the Hummer is making a comeback as an electric pickup truck

The Hummer could be making a comeback as an electric pickup truck. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, the Hummer name, once known for outrageous gas-guzzling and general douchebaggery, will be repurposed for a new battery-powered SUV from General Motors as early as 2022.  Rumors of the vehicle’s second lease on life […]

These are 2019’s most bizarre concept cars

The streets would be so much more interesting if concept car designs overflowing with far-fetched ideas, jutting angles, and disconcerting shapes made it into the everyday vehicles riding on our roads. Alas, back in reality all we get are endless Priuses crowding parking lots.  So, let’s take a moment to savor the creativity and imagination […]

Tesla Cybertruck will join Dubai’s eclectic police fleet

Dubai’s police force is well-known for incorporating supercars and other oddities into its fleet, but its latest might be the most eccentric to date. The law enforcement agency has revealed that it’ll add Tesla’s Cybertruck to its stable — it claim… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2019/12/01/tesla-cybertruck-dubai-police-fleet/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The […]

First side view of upcoming Fisker Ocean electric SUV shows its shape

Another electric SUV is vying for your hard-earned cash. Fisker’s Ocean SUV is expected to arrive by 2022 as a Tesla Model Y and Ford Mustang Mach-E competitor. It’s been a long time coming after an electric luxury sedan from the company flopped several years ago.  Instead of announcing a starting price for the SUV, […]

Tesla just announced a… DeLorean Monster Truck?

The Tesla truck is here. Its stainless steel hide can withstand sledgehammer blows, but its windows are not quite so impervious to enemy action. It’s not clear how long it takes to go from 0-88 MPH, but I’m certain we’ll find out. Jalopnik: Tesla chose to unveil this here and now because Musk loves Blade […]

Uber self-driving car involved in fatal crash couldn’t detect jaywalkers

Uber’s self-driving car that struck and killed a pedestrian in March 2018 had serious software flaws, including the inability to recognize jaywalkers, according to the NTSB. The US safety agency said that Uber’s software failed to recognize the 49-ye… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2019/11/06/uber-self-driving-car-fatal-accident-ntsb/ Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published […]