Somewhere in the collective consciousness of car owners in America brews an awakening—electric is the way to go! According to a recent poll conducted by the American Automobile Association (AAA), one of seven Americans is inclined to buy an electric vehicle as their next car. That's about 30 million people showing interest in favoring charging battery packs rather than … [Read more...] about Together in electric dreams?
Some nine months ago, Tesla Motors landed in hot water due to the alleged failure of its pioneering car’s autopilot feature resulting in a fatal car crash. Today, Tesla isn't taking any chances. After receiving feedback from customers that their parking brakes won’t disengage, Tesla announced a recall of 53,000 affected units made between February and October 2016 from its … [Read more...] about ICYMI: Tesla recalls 53,000 cars for brake issue
In the span of two days, automotive giants Toyota and Ford have announced recalling over a million minivans and sedans from their respective model lines. On December 2, Auto Blog reported that Ford is recalling a total of 680,872 Fusions (2013-2016), Mondeos (2015-2016), and Lincoln MKZs (2013-2015) due to their front driver-side and passenger-side seat belt pretensioners … [Read more...] about MAJOR RECALL: 2011-2016 Toyota Sienna and over 680,000 Fords deemed defective
The proverbial apple has come a long way from hitting Isaac Newton on the head and giving way to the theory of gravity. It has since gained in the modern world a different incarnation with a proper-noun status and provided mankind with computers and life-changing thingamajigs called the iPhone, iPod, and iPad. Apple has, in fact, planned to even build a car, one that is … [Read more...] about Fall of the Titan: Apple Halts Plans to Build iCar
The fascination with robot-transforming automobiles has long existed in our collective consciousness, which perhaps we can trace back to the '80s, the first time the Transformers breached popular culture as an animated television series. Fast forward to today and we might just have the realization of that decades-old, nergasmic dream. A Turkish company has just built a … [Read more...] about Meet Letrons, A Real-Life Transformer!