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EVs Still Facing Uphill Sales Battle: Jaguar Land Rover CEO

EVs Still Facing Uphill Sales Battle: Jaguar Land Rover CEO

Electric vehicles have got a way to go to win favour (and sales) with the public, according to Jaguar Land Rover CEO Ral...

Jun 23, 2015 (1 year ago)
Mazda Petrol Engines To Become 50 Percent More Efficient By 2020

Mazda Petrol Engines To Become 50 Percent More Efficient By 2020

Not content with the efficiency gains of its high-compression, direct-injected, lean-burn SkyActiv engine range, Mazda a...

Jun 18, 2015 (1 year ago)
Bloodhound SSC World Land Speed Record Car Set For November Debut

Bloodhound SSC World Land Speed Record Car Set For November Debut

The Bloodhound SSC (supersonic car) will turn a wheel in anger for the first time in November this year with a 200 MPH (...

Jun 16, 2015 (2 years ago)
Hyundai Global Follows Aussie Lead With Suspension Shake-Up

Hyundai Global Follows Aussie Lead With Suspension Shake-Up

Hyundai’s transition from purveyor of soulless econoboxes to manufacturer of desirable automobiles is gathering st...

Jun 15, 2015 (2 years ago)
Citroen Hydropneumatic Suspension To Be Phased Out

Citroen Hydropneumatic Suspension To Be Phased Out

Citroen’s famous hydropneumatic suspension may not be long for this world. The carmaker is now looking to che...

Jun 14, 2015 (2 years ago)
Mercedes-AMG May Use Electric Turbos: Report

Mercedes-AMG May Use Electric Turbos: Report

Mercedes-AMG, the performance arm of Mercedes-Benz, is considering electrically-boosted turbochargers for the next gener...

Jun 14, 2015 (2 years ago)
Pothole Alert: Jaguar Land Rover’s New Warning System

Pothole Alert: Jaguar Land Rover’s New Warning System

The dreaded thud experienced as a wheel suddenly dips below the road surface could soon be more easily avoided, tha...

Jun 12, 2015 (2 years ago)
NHTSA Details New Alcohol ‘Smart Car’ Tech To Tackle Drink Driving: Video

NHTSA Details New Alcohol ‘Smart Car’ Tech To Tackle Drink Driving: Video

Technology that can detect if a driver is over the legal blood-alcohol limit simply through smell and touch may soon be ...

Jun 11, 2015 (2 years ago)
China's Electric Vehicle Production To Rocket Into The Millions By 2025

China To Ramp Up EV And Connectivity Tech

China has declared its intention to concentrate on all-electric and hybrid models over the next five years, along with &...

Jun 10, 2015 (2 years ago)
Ford To Licence EV Patents To Rivals

Ford's Electric Vehicle Patents Available To All, For A Price

Ford is taking a leaf out of Tesla’s playbook, revealing this week that it will make its patents on electric vehic...

May 29, 2015 (2 years ago)
New Cruze To Be Revealed In June, Packing Apple CarPlay And Android Auto

New Holden Cruze: June Unveiling Confirmed, Apple CarPlay And Android Auto On-Board

The next-generation Cruze small sedan will make its global debut next month, GM’s Chevrolet arm has confirmed this...

May 29, 2015 (2 years ago)
RAC WA Urges Governments To Prepare Legislation For Self-Driving Cars

RAC Urges State, Federal Governments To Prepare For Autonomous Cars

Western Australia’s RAC has warned its home state and Australia as a whole that now is the time to prepare for the...

May 28, 2015 (2 years ago)
Hyundai Sonata Adds Android Auto In US, Australia Will Start With Apple CarPlay

Hyundai Sonata: Android Auto Available In US, Australia Unclear

Hyundai’s new Sonata has become the first new car to offer connectivity with Google’s Android Auto system, a...

May 27, 2015 (2 years ago)
2017 Volkswagen Golf Update To Debut Huge Displays, Gesture Controls

Big Golf Update For Late 2016 Will Bring Gesture Control, Huge Displays

Volkswagen’s current seventh-generation will come in for a major update at the end of next year, introducing key n...

May 27, 2015 (2 years ago)
Audi Reveals Autonomous R8 E-Tron Piloted Driving Concept At CES Asia

Audi Reveals Autonomous R8 E-Tron Piloted Driving Concept At CES Asia

Audi's no stranger to the Consumer Electronics Show, and with the crossover between cars and cutting-edge electronic...

May 26, 2015 (2 years ago)
Next Toyota Prius Promises Huge Efficiency Improvements

Toyota Prius Petrol Engine To Achieve 40 Percent Thermal Efficiency

Toyota engineers could improve thermal efficiency to as much as 40 percent for the next Prius, according to reports out ...

May 24, 2015 (2 years ago)
Audi Produces First Batch Of ‘E-Benzin’ Synthetic Fuel

Audi Produces First Batch Of ‘E-Benzin’ Synthetic Fuel

Audi’s e-fuel project has produced its first batch of a synthetic and renewable fuel called “e-benzin”...

May 23, 2015 (2 years ago)
Self-Driven Cars Could Cut Future Sales By 40 Percent: Barclays

Self-Driven Cars Could Cut Sales By 40 Percent: Barclays

Banking and finances groups Barclays predicts the arrival of autonomous cars could cut new car sales by up to 40 percent...

May 20, 2015 (2 years ago)
Queensland: New ‘Set And Forget’ Direct Debit Scheme For Registration

Queensland: New ‘Set And Forget’ Direct Debit Scheme For Registration

Queensland’s new state government has proposed a direct debit scheme for the state’s drivers to pay vehicle ...

May 18, 2015 (2 years ago)
GoFar Ray: Australian Gadget Guides Drivers Towards Fuel Efficiency

A small Australian startup has revealed a simple device aimed at teaching drivers the most economical ways to ...

May 18, 2015 (2 years ago)
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