Cars

  • Cars Drummer David Robinson on Rock & Roll Hall of Fame: ‘I Had A Feeling’

    David Robinson woke up early on the morning the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced their class of 2018. The Cars drummer was told a couple of days earlier by his manager that they’d finally gotten inducted, but he wanted to see the news coverage himself. “I thought...
  • The 755 Horsepower 2019 Corvette ZR1 Starts At $119,995!!

    I’m not even sure where to begin here. We’ve reached the limits of hyperbole. We’ve reached the limits of sense. The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 can be yours for $119,995, which is a lot for a Corvette, but this thing has an obscene amount of performance. If you need...
  • Video: Self driving automobiles to decide who will die in the car crash

    Consider this hypothetical: It’s a bright, sunny day and you’re alone in your spanking new self-driving vehicle, sprinting along the two-lane Tunnel of Trees on M-119 high above Lake Michigan north of Harbor Springs. You’re sitting back, enjoying the view. You’re looking out through the trees, trying to get...
  • 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...