Cars

  • Google and AutoNation partners to produce self-driving cars

    Google is partnering with AutoNation, the country’s largest auto dealership chain, in its push to produce self-driving cars for wide use. AutoNation said Thursday that its dealerships will provide maintenance and repairs for Waymo’s self-driving fleet of Chrysler Pacifica vehicles. Waymo is Google’s automated vehicle technology wing. The agreement...
  • Study: Which cars are the most distracting and why ???

    Touchscreen systems in many new vehicles are too distracting, putting motorists at risk of crashes, according to a new study funded by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The study, conducted by researchers at the University of Utah, tested 30 vehicle infotainment systems and found that all of them are distracting to...
  • All-American Cars Theory Might Kill More Jobs than Make them!

    The car you drive might come from Detroit. But the rear view mirror could be a product of China. The speaker could be Japanese. The dashboard camera? Potentially Korean. The Trump administration is arguing that the international anatomy of our vehicles is killing American jobs. The country’s auto suppliers,...
  • How technology changes automotive maintenance!

    MUSCLE SHOALS — Advancements in technology are evident throughout education and industry, including the automotive industry. “There are cars and trucks with basically a smartphone in the dash running the vehicle,” said Jay Forsythe, service manager at Ray Miller Buick in Florence. Forsythe, who has worked in vehicle service since...
  • You can rent a Rolls Royce and more classic cars from AirBnB now!

    Many Americans dream of driving fabulous, unique, vintage cars. The vast majority of Americans never get to actually do it. Sure, we see them around. I live in Brooklyn, and I don’t own a car, but as I walk around my neighborhood I spy things: a Carman Ghia in...
  • Cars are becoming more and more acceptable mobile living spaces!

    With most major manufacturers working on autonomous automobiles, and the way apparently being led by companies that didn’t even exist some 30 years ago, self-driving cars have gone from being a sci-fi notion to our seemingly inevitable future.   But, as with anything that becomes commonplace, millions need to use it...
  • Video: Two Mercedes SUVs duke it out on the highway!!

    Let’s get ready to rumble – all the way to the altar. In today’s video, what some viewers may mistake for an intense case of road rage is actually a Chechnyan wedding tradition. As part of a rare custom that I assume most luxury car owners would choose to...
  • Three teens in stolen car die in fiery crash! See Video!

    PALM HARBOR, Fla. – Three teens are dead after a fiery car crash in Pinellas County. Deputies say they were also behind a rash of burglaries and were going high-speeds in a stolen car when it all happened. Now, a grieving father is pleading for the public to look...
  • At This Florida Church, Congregants Worship From The Comfort Of Their Cars

    DeFlilippo, who grew up in Florida, said she’s long grappled with the idiosyncrasies of her home state. “Florida is a weird place full of flip- flops, alligator-skinned old ladies and bad tattoos, but when people mock it I can’t help getting defensive,” the filmmaker wrote on NYT. During a...