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:
GM just showed off its super futuristic self-driving vehicle and it is called the Chevrolet-FNR. It looks like someone traveled into the future and made a copy of it for today. Unveiled at the Shanghai Auto Show, the vehicle looks almost TRON like.
This is the process of how the Porsche 918 Spyder is made, and this video shows the individual steps taken on its hand-assembly line. This video shows insights into the car's hand-stitched leather interior, carbon fiber door panelling and the hand-assembled normally aspirated 4.6 liter v8 engine. Check it out below:
Industrial designer Mehmet Doruk Erdem developed a futuristic motorcycle concept for BMW, dubbed the 'Apollo Streamliner.' It uses cutting edge characteristics with an emphasis on speed, and its exposed engine and rear suspension serves as a contrast to the aerodynamic sloping front section covering the wheel.
VW will introduce a replacement model for the GTS Scirocco model and they'll be showing it off at next week's Shanghai Auto Show. The Scirocco GTS to 100km/h (62mph) from standstill in 6.5 seconds and on to a top speed of 246km/h (153mph), or 244km/h (152mph) with the optional 6-speed DSG dual clutch transmission.
Volkswagen unveiled the GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo for the new GranTurismo 6 game. The supercar is based on a Golf GTI and follows on from the GTI Roadster Vision Gran Turismo, featuring a body-kit with carbon elements, radiator grill and splitter in the front and powered by a VR6 TSI engine.
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Here's a real-life Fast and Furious scene: a Porsche 918 chasing down a Koenigsegg Agera R on the Autobahn. It's almost like watching car porn, but of course, let's just remind you all to drive responsibly and safe. Check out the video below:
Tesla introduced a more affordable option called the 70D "dual motor." It is an all-wheel electric car complete with an internal combustion engine and will hit 100km/h in 5.2 seconds. It has 514 horsepower and operational front and rear motors, blind spot detection and free over-the-air updates.