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Minus the camouflage body panels, this is what Volkswagen’s ID.4 electric crossover will look like. Volkswagen We got our first hint at the ID.4 with this 2018 concept, the ID. Crozz. Comparing the two, you can see which details had to change for the car to be road-legal in Europe, the US, and China. Volkswagen …

Volkswagen’s chief executive has pledged to employ a young climate campaigner to “aggressively” challenge the company’s environmental policies, as he acknowledged the world’s largest carmaker was moving too slowly in the race to roll out electric vehicles. “I’m looking to hire an activist,” Herbert Diess told the Financial Times. “We have so many ideas, but …

On Monday, the National Transportation Safety Board met to discuss its investigation into the March 2018 crash that killed Tesla owner Walter Huang. The hearing followed a recent release of a trove of documents related to the investigation, which revealed that Huang had in the past repeatedly experienced the same glitch that caused his Tesla …

Enlarge / Walter Huang’s Model X in a tow yard days after his fatal crash. On March 23, 2018, a glitch in Tesla’s Autopilot technology contributed to the death of Walter Huang in Mountain View, California. As Huang’s Model X approached a left exit on US Highway 101, the software apparently got the lane lines …

Enlarge / One of GIG Car Share’s Toyota Priuses on a street in Berkley, California. Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images Over the weekend, a trip to the Californian boonies by Guardian journalist Kari Paul turned into a cautionary tale about the perils of the connected car and the Internet of Things. Paul had rented a car through …

Do you need snow tires for cars? Source: autocar Some people might whisk the topic away as controversy, but that’s not the case. Research has shown that good snow tires can really make a difference on the slippery roads. The best tires for snow and ice provide the much-needed traction and grip on icy roads. …

There is no doubt that our relationship with cars is changing. We can now rideshare, carpool or Uber, Lyft, or Grab around at the touch of a button. But what happens when you want to use that car more than once, day after day without actually owning it, having to pay for it upfront, or …

Electric cars were one of man’s wildest dreams but are now a reality even growing in popularity. The best electric cars are comfortable, extremely quiet, environmentally friendly, cheap to maintain and overly fun to drive. Continuous developments in the electric cars sector have seen the advancement in battery technology to improve the distance covered by …

If you want to have fun and enjoy a cool ride, it’s always a very good idea to opt for the best car you can get. Purchasing used GM cars or renting them is a great option, all you have to do is to make the right pick and adjust or adapt everything to your …

At 2007 and 2008 SEMA shows we could see diesel-powered Tundra pickup that came with 8.0-liter turbocharged Hino diesel engine under the hood and rear wheel drive. This was definitely a unique approach, but unfortunately, the Japanese carmaker decided not to introduce an oil burner for the US market. Currently, Toyota has a large number …