Autonomous cars are going to be useful and great because this just happened. A driver is just sitting where he's supposed to without touching the steering wheel, pedals or shifter. It's just cruising the German autobahn. Amazing:
While we don’t have a crystal ball, there has been some amazing news regarding the release of new tech cars in the coming year. After all, tech is becoming a mainstay in vehicles. Who wants a boring driving experience? Now, cars are becoming equipped with all of the latest and innovative pieces of tech.
Here's the work of French artist / photographer Renaud Marion - levitating tech on classic cars. It looks like a retro-futuristic Jetsons era! He explains:
“As a child, I imagined the new millennium with flying cars, spaceships, parallel worlds, extra-terrestrials living with us on earth and time travel. We would have all been dressed up in space outfits and equipped with laser pistols. These are the dreams of a normal child, I think… I hope.”
It’s no secret that electric cars are the future. At least, the very near future. Almost every single car manufacturer is now making one. They are populating our streets like never before and continue to grow. Not only that, but they are getting more powerful. They are slowly shedding all the problems that they initially had. Many now compete with the power of the gas guzzling cousins.
The new Nissan GT-R has gone on sale in Japan, and now there's also a 45th anniversary model featuring a special pain color - Silica Brass. Nissan will only build 45 units of this special GT-R and will start taking orders in January.
Jay Leno has about 150 cars and motorcycles in his garage, and most of the cars have been restored and taken care by Leno, and his team of mechanics. These cars are all legalized and licensed. Check out his 25 most interesting and significant collection in the gallery.
VW built a real-life version of its PS3 Gran Turismo 6 entry, the GTI Roadster. And man, it's beautiful! Originally displayed at this year's Worthersee meeting, VW brought the concept for the first time to North America at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
Kia created the X-Men inspired Sorento as part of a collaboration with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to promote the DVD and Blu-Ray release of X-Men: Days of Future Past. They explain:
"Kia will release a video on its Facebook page and YouTube in mid-December, showing Rafael Nadal teaming up with the X-Men and taking on the Sentinels - the robotic antagonists from the latest film in the X-Men franchise- who are threatening the Australian Open 2015. To save the first Grand Slam tournament of the year, the X-Men and Nadal are helped by a 'Kia X-Car', which leads the attack against the Sentinels."