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Volvo Cars and Baidu Team Up to Build AVs in China

Volvo Cars is joining forces with the internet giant Baidu to develop and manufacture fully autonomous cars for the Chinese market. The partnership with Baidu is...

Tesla’s Autopark Upgrade Available Within Six Weeks

Elon Musk says an upgrade to Tesla's auto-parking services, Summon, will be ready within six weeks. The next version will work across all of...

Running on Water – a New Fuel is Revealed by Startup

An Australian-Israeli startup is using water to help power electric vehicles. Electriq~Global's new fuel is 60% water. It claims it offers twice the range...

Solar Roof Charging Technology Revealed

South Korean car giants Hyundai Motors and Kia Motors are planning to introduce ‘solar roof’ charging technology on selected vehicles. The electricity-generating solar panels...

Bentley Shows Off Super Fast Wi-Fi Service

Want to  hold simultaneous video conference calls from your car? You can with Bentley's new super-fast connected car service called Advanced Connectivity. The British...

Israel’s First Self-Driving Ride Hailing Service Announced

Volkswagen, Intel's Mobileye and Champion Motors are teaming up to launch an autonomous ride hailing service in Israel. VW will supply the electric vehicles....

McLaren Unveils its Fastest Ever Hypercar

It's not electric and it certainly needs a driver, but the Speedtail, is packed with innovations. For starters, it's McLaren's fastest hypercar to date....

GM Calls for Zero Emissions Vehicle Programme in the U.S.

General Motors is calling for a zero emission policy across 50 American states. The largest U.S. carmaker is proposing the establishment of a National Zero...

Who to Save? The Moral Dilemma of Self-Driving Cars

The ethics of autonomous driving have been laid bare in a survey of over 2.3 million people worldwide. The survey, called the Moral Machine,...

Volvo Cars Invests in Fast-Charging Firm FreeWire

Volvo Cars has acquired a stake in San Francisco-based FreeWire Technologies via its tech fund.  Freewire offers fast-charging technology for electric cars and specialises in...