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LeEco shows off its LeSee Pro autonomous vehicle in San Francisco. The self-driving EV is part of the CEO's plan to make the skies in China blue again. Charger, Electric, Design, Electric Car Charger, Car Charging Stations, Charging Car, Car Fuel, Charger Car, Car Station
LeEco shows off its LeSee Pro autonomous vehicle in San Francisco
LeEco shows off its LeSee Pro autonomous vehicle in San Francisco. The self-driving EV is part of the CEO's plan to make the skies in China blue again.
Land Rover throws a boatload of tech at 2017 Range Rover Sport - Roadshow Sports, Range Rover Sport, Land Rover, Suv Car, Car, Suv, Range, Luxury, Performance
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Land Rover throws a boatload of tech at 2017 Range Rover Sport - Roadshow
Olli is an IBM Watson-powered driverless electric bus. You might see a cute, driverless bus roaming the streets of Washington DC starting today. It's called Olli, and it's an autonomous electric minibus designed by Local Motors, which you might remember as the company that's planning to sell 3D-printed cars this year. Van, Ibm Watson, Future Car, Travel Tech, Autonomous Vehicle, Roam, Motor Car, Auto
Olli is an IBM Watson-powered driverless electric bus
Olli is an IBM Watson-powered driverless electric bus. You might see a cute, driverless bus roaming the streets of Washington DC starting today. It's called Olli, and it's an autonomous electric minibus designed by Local Motors, which you might remember as the company that's planning to sell 3D-printed cars this year.
Tesla will soon sell EVs at a Nordstrom store in LA. It will display its Model X SUV inside the tiny, 400 square foot store at The Grove mall starting June 18th, and allow prospects to take test drives with on-site Tesla employees. Nordstrom, Car Purchase, Sell Car, Car Dealer, Tesla News, Automobile Industry, Direct Sales, Tesla S
Tesla will soon sell EVs at a Nordstrom store in LA
Tesla will soon sell EVs at a Nordstrom store in LA. It will display its Model X SUV inside the tiny, 400 square foot store at The Grove mall starting June 18th, and allow prospects to take test drives with on-site Tesla employees.
iScout HUD helps drivers with directions and blind spots. It works with any smartphone, shows notifications from apps like WhatsApp, takes or reject calls with a hand-wave, and has blind-spot cameras. Now comes the gotcha: It's launching on Kickstarter, so before breaking out the plastic, bear in mind that it may never ship. Tech Gadgets, Smartphone, Online Black Friday, Smart Device, Gps Navigation, Smart Safe, Gps, Display, Black Friday Stores
iScout HUD helps drivers with directions and blind spots
iScout HUD helps drivers with directions and blind spots. It works with any smartphone, shows notifications from apps like WhatsApp, takes or reject calls with a hand-wave, and has blind-spot cameras. Now comes the gotcha: It's launching on Kickstarter, so before breaking out the plastic, bear in mind that it may never ship.
Consumer Reports: 2016 Prius is the most fuel-efficient hybrid ever. Plug-ins have higher equivalent miles per gallon, but the Prius’ 52 MPG is record-breaking for a five-seat car. Car Safety, Car Ins, Vehicles, Toyota, Sports Car, Automotive
Consumer Reports: 2016 Prius is the most fuel-efficient hybrid ever
Consumer Reports: 2016 Prius is the most fuel-efficient hybrid ever. Plug-ins have higher equivalent miles per gallon, but the Prius’ 52 MPG is record-breaking for a five-seat car.
Make your bike electric with this swap-in tire. Electric bikes have been around for decades but haven't broken out of their niche audience. Instead of building a bicycle around electric power, GeoOrbital is a universal wheel you can swap into your existing bike to power your ride. Cycling, Bmx, Ebike, Trike, Motos, Bike Wheel, Autos, Riding, Motorbikes
Make your bike electric with this swap-in tire
Make your bike electric with this swap-in tire. Electric bikes have been around for decades but haven't broken out of their niche audience. Instead of building a bicycle around electric power, GeoOrbital is a universal wheel you can swap into your existing bike to power your ride.
Toyota's concept for the next generation has a 3D-printed dash. Owners would be able to customize the vents, dashboard display fixtures and door trim with 3D printing, plus there would be an online hub for people to share their designs. The uBox has a curved glass roof and 110-volt sockets along the inside and outside of the vehicle so Gen-Z-ers can power their electronics, too. Car Buyer, Tesla, Auto News, Concept Car Design
Toyota's concept for the next generation has a 3D-printed dash
Toyota's concept for the next generation has a 3D-printed dash. Owners would be able to customize the vents, dashboard display fixtures and door trim with 3D printing, plus there would be an online hub for people to share their designs. The uBox has a curved glass roof and 110-volt sockets along the inside and outside of the vehicle so Gen-Z-ers can power their electronics, too.
Google's self-driving cars to face their toughest test yet - "Distinct desert conditions" in Arizona will push vehicles to extremes. Cars, Face, Mini Cars, Car Images, Driving, Tough
Google's self-driving cars to face their toughest test yet
Google's self-driving cars to face their toughest test yet - "Distinct desert conditions" in Arizona will push vehicles to extremes.
NVIDIA will power the first-ever driverless race cars. NVIDIA made autonomous cars a major company focus a few years ago, but today it announced something a bit more daring at the GPU Technology Conference in San Jose today. CEO Jen-Hsun Huang that NVIDIA technology would power the custom sports cars competing in the upcoming driverless racing series Roborace. Nvidia, Mercedes Benz Biome, Racing, Sports Cars, Prototype, Race Cars, Power
NVIDIA will power the first-ever driverless race cars
NVIDIA will power the first-ever driverless race cars. NVIDIA made autonomous cars a major company focus a few years ago, but today it announced something a bit more daring at the GPU Technology Conference in San Jose today. CEO Jen-Hsun Huang that NVIDIA technology would power the custom sports cars competing in the upcoming driverless racing series Roborace.
BMW gets into the virtual assistant game with its ConnectedDrive app. BMW is one of the more tech-focused car companies out there, and today the company announced an expansion of its ConnectedDrive in-car systems at Microsoft Build. The new BMW Connected app for the iPhone is powered by Microsoft's Azure platform and is BMW's take on a always-on assistant, not unlike Cortana or Google Now. Cloud Computing, Gadgets, Apps, Ds Automobiles, Car Radio, New Bmw, Bmw, Automobile
BMW gets into the virtual assistant game with its ConnectedDrive app
BMW gets into the virtual assistant game with its ConnectedDrive app. BMW is one of the more tech-focused car companies out there, and today the company announced an expansion of its ConnectedDrive in-car systems at Microsoft Build. The new BMW Connected app for the iPhone is powered by Microsoft's Azure platform and is BMW's take on a always-on assistant, not unlike Cortana or Google Now.
Roborace will feature futuristic, sci-fiesque driverless cars. The first driverless racing series (dubbed Roborace) might make you feel like you're watching a sci-fi flick. Not only because you'll be witnessing AI-controlled vehicles speeding on the race track with no human drivers, but also because the car contenders will use looks like it belongs in a movie set. See, Roborace's organizers commissioned Daniel Simon to design its official car. Cars Motorcycles, Futuristic Cars, Car Car
Roborace will feature futuristic, sci-fiesque driverless cars
Roborace will feature futuristic, sci-fiesque driverless cars. The first driverless racing series (dubbed Roborace) might make you feel like you're watching a sci-fi flick. Not only because you'll be witnessing AI-controlled vehicles speeding on the race track with no human drivers, but also because the car contenders will use looks like it belongs in a movie set. See, Roborace's organizers commissioned Daniel Simon to design its official car.
Tesla unveils its $35,000 Model 3. The $35,000 (before federal tax credits) Model 3 sedan made its world debut at an event in Los Angeles. On stage, Elon Musk announced that the car will have at least 215 miles of range, 0-60 in under six seconds, and every single one will have Supercharging as a standard feature. Even before the car was unveiled, Elon says pre-orders have already topped 115,000. Volkswagen, Lamborghini, Affordable Electric Cars, Tesla Model 3s, 2018 Tesla Model 3, Bmw Car, Tesla Roadster, New Tesla Model 3, Tesla Ceo
Tesla unveils its $35,000 Model 3
Tesla unveils its $35,000 Model 3. The $35,000 (before federal tax credits) Model 3 sedan made its world debut at an event in Los Angeles. On stage, Elon Musk announced that the car will have at least 215 miles of range, 0-60 in under six seconds, and every single one will have Supercharging as a standard feature. Even before the car was unveiled, Elon says pre-orders have already topped 115,000.
Electric rollerblades go offroad with tank treads. Polish inventor Jack Skopinski recently debuted his latest electric people-mover: a set of battery-powered "off-road" rollerblades that handle dirt trails as well as they do city streets. People, Technology, Tech, Dirt Track, Offroad, Road
Electric rollerblades go offroad with tank treads
Electric rollerblades go offroad with tank treads. Polish inventor Jack Skopinski recently debuted his latest electric people-mover: a set of battery-powered "off-road" rollerblades that handle dirt trails as well as they do city streets.
BMW's most ambitious concept car is its vision of the future. If you want some idea of the crazy technology BMW is working towards, just take a look at its new Vision Next 100 concept car. Unveiled this morning as part of BMW's centenary celebration, the Next 100 includes a load of gadgetry you'd expect from a car of the future. Bmw I8, Bmw Next 100, Bmw 100, Bmw Concept, Bmw Cars, New Cars
BMW's most ambitious concept car is its vision of the future
BMW's most ambitious concept car is its vision of the future. If you want some idea of the crazy technology BMW is working towards, just take a look at its new Vision Next 100 concept car. Unveiled this morning as part of BMW's centenary celebration, the Next 100 includes a load of gadgetry you'd expect from a car of the future.