Posts Tagged: car news

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 »

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 »

Ford Puts Faith and Cash into Self-Driving Cars

We have written several posts about the concept of self-driving cars and how they will absolutely become reality in the near future. In fact, Ford recently invested one billion dollars due to their unwavering faith in the heavily anticipated self-driving car future. This past Friday, Ford announced that they are going to invest five billion… 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 »

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 »

Americans are Doing Whatever They Can to Keep Their Cars

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The average American cannot afford to replace their car frequently. In recent years, the majority of Americans are purchasing cars that they believe will last long-term. In fact, holding onto your car long-term has become a trend in the United States especially over the past year. The estimated lifespan of a car has reached about… Read more »

General Motors and OnStar Collect Valuable Data to Serve Customers

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General Motors and OnStar have been collecting customer data for decades. All of the data collected is analyzed and used to better serve their faithful customers. OnStar is constantly developing new programs and software. In fact, they typically file for a new patent every six days. OnStar uses advanced technology to communicate with customers, increasing… Read more »

Protecting Your Vehicle During Hurricane Season

Weather is unpredictable, and although we take precautions to protect ourselves and our homes from severe weather threats, we should be protecting our car as well. Hurricane season has picked up in the United States and several parts of the world, bringing heavy rain and strong winds, but there are precautions you can take to… Read more »