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Jaguar brings new power to the dashboard

Jaguar brings new power to the dashboard

Jaguar, as a Tier 2 luxury automaker, usually draws customers with its uncanny British character and poise, growl of the powermill under the hood and big cat prestige – rather than infotainment features. But the ever changing landscape of automotive technology has brought center forward the – usually center, forward […]

US: which are the most coveted technology features in autos?

US: which are the most coveted technology features in autos?

According to the findings of the J.D. Power’s 2015 Tech Choice Study, the five most desirable technologies for automobiles are blind-spot detection, night vision, enhanced collision mitigation, rearview cameras and self-healing paint. The findings of the study could go against popular opinion that smartphone connections and infotainment systems with touchscreens […]

New driver aid can prevent accidents

New driver aid can prevent accidents

While there have not been any effective systems for autonomous driving put into production, driver assistance programs which help motorists control their vehicles have evolved a lot lately. Researchers from Cornell and Stanford University have developed a system that uses cameras and a new computer algorithm which literallly anticipates what […]

GM sees in-car 4G Internet lifting profits

GM sees in-car 4G Internet lifting profits

The owners of new General Motors vehicles will increasingly have the opportunity of reaching the world via the car’s built-in mobile broadband system – with the feature ultimately increasing the automaker’s profits. Usually the business for an automaker is what military aviators would call “fire and forget” – they have […]

Aluminum F-150 is safer than all-steel model

Aluminum F-150 is safer than all-steel model

The aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 pickup truck, America’s best selling vehicle for more than three decades and the top-selling pickup for more than four decades, is now safer than its steel-made predecessor. The government-crash rating has already made the rounds across the US, with the safety of the model being a […]