Posts Categorized: Auto News

Dubai Police Cars Breaking Records

In Dubai, police cars are breaking some tremendous records. Police in Dubai are driving Bugatti’s, Ferrari’s, and Lamborghini’s, and one police car has now reached a record breaking speed. Guinness World Records just confirmed that Dubai is now home to the fastest police car in the world: a Bugatti Veyron. The car is just one… Read more »

Intel Makes Major Investment in Autonomous Technology

The majority of the car industry is investing in autonomous vehicle technology, and some companies are as committed as can be. Recently, two major technology driven companies joined force in hopes to conquer the self-driving car market together. Intel, which is an American multinational corporation and technology company, recently purchased a self-driving tech supplier called… Read more »

Volkswagen Reveals Sedric the Self-Driving Car

Volkswagen recently revealed their latest self-driving car which has a fairly odd appearance. The car, named Sedric, has a “rectangle” shape and has a relatively plain appearance. Fortune compared it to a “portable cassette boom box” which is the best description we’ve heard yet. Check out a video example of the car below: The car… Read more »

Cars to Consider On a Budget

Purchasing a car can be expensive and many people are searching for a car that they can afford. According to Consumer Reports, the average new car typically costs $34,000. They compiled a list of the best cars under $30,000 that have good road test performance, safety features, and so forth. Below are just a few… Read more »

Cars Continue to Go Green in 2017

In recent years, hybrids and electrical vehicles have become a major focus of the automotive industry. According to Green Car Reports, over half a million carbon-cutting hybrids, plug-in hybrids, and full electric vehicles were sold in the United States. The automotive industry is going green as consumers demand cars that are environmentally focused. The American… Read more »

Collectible Car Options for 2017

Many people collect cars as a hobby and many collectible cars date back several decades.  However, different cars become ideal each year for car collectors. Most cars become discontinued and are never worth the time, effort, and money of a professional car collector. However, with each year, some cars are labeled as cars that could… Read more »

Car Data Becoming More Valuable

Years ago, people used to invest in expensive car features in order to increase the value of their car. However, the feature that might be worth the most in your car is something you can’t even see. In fact, recent research has shown that the value of your car is comparable to the price of… Read more »

Purchasing the Car You Need

For many Americans, car shopping is about finding the car that best suits your family and lifestyle. Most families look to purchase cars with solid safety ratings, plenty of room for the little ones, good gas mileage, and so forth.   Forbes recently highlighted the most practical cars and crossovers for 2017 and we’ve highlighted… Read more »

Classic Cars Comeback

For many people, collecting classic cars is a hobby. In recent years, people have seemed to be collecting classic cars less frequently and the classic car market seemed to be suffering. However, car collectors are starting to see that the market is improving. In Scottsdale, AZ, the most recent classic car auction earned $260 million…. Read more »

Would You Buy a Car Where You Buy Shampoo?

Many people frequently visit Wal-Mart, the nation’s largest retailer. The United States has about 3,500 Wal-Mart Supercenters and 140 million consumers visit Wal-Mart each week. Shoppers often stock up on a variety of items at Walmart from shampoo and razors to lightbulbs and air fresheners. However, people will soon be walking out of Wal-Mart after… Read more »

Taxi’s Face Trouble in the U.S.

With services such as Uber and Lyft rapidly expanding, the traditional yellow taxi cab has been suffering.  The yellow taxi has been a staple for decades in cities such as Los Angeles, New York City, and San Francisco. However, the bright yellow cars could soon fade away. NYC Sees Significant Decline In New York City,… Read more »

Trends for Self-Driving Cars in 2017

If you’ve been keeping up with car news, you’ve probably noticed the tremendous amount of news revolving around self-driving cars over the past year. Self-driving cars are still a huge focus of the car industry in 2017 and many car manufacturers are making strides to make autonomous cars a reality within the year. Volvo Heads… Read more »

Chrysler Keeping Millennial Drivers in Mind

For parents in their early-twenties to early-thirties, the thought of driving a mini-van is not appealing. Many parents that are young adults are not quite ready to turn in their coupe style car for millions of cup holders and built-in DVD screens. Fiat Chrysler recently revealed a new, semi-autonomous electric vehicle that is designed for… Read more »

Headlights Now a Focus of Car Safety

If you asked people that recently purchased a car what they were looking for during the hunt for their new vehicle, a top safety rating likely played a major role. People are constantly seeking safer cars and manufacturers are being held to higher standards of safety with each passing year. In fact, even the headlights… Read more »

Major Cities Are Banning Diesel Cars

Several major European cities are banning diesel vehicles. The cities that have agreed to this include Paris, Madrid, Athens, and Mexico City. These four cities are among 40 international cities that have vowed to do their part to eliminate climate change. Banning diesel vehicles is a direct result of their public commitment. These cities all… Read more »

New Technology Keeps Eyes on the Road

Distracted Driving

From switching the radio station to adjusting the temperature of the car, many of us are not always as focused as we should be when driving. Cars now come equipped with a tremendous amount of technology but that technology can prevent us from focusing on the road. However, new technology was recently developed that is… Read more »