Tesla Model X spy videos: Dirt indicates off-road tests, but what do sensors do?

Published: July 30, 2015

While the carmaker would probably prefer less attention, Model X spotting can also reveal more details about the vehicle.

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Average age of U.S. vehicles hits record high: 11.5 years - Published: July 30, 2015

The average passenger vehicle on the road today was built for the 2004 model year.

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2016 Ford Focus RS price leaked, might start at $35,730 - Published: July 30, 2015

For a brief moment, the 2016 Ford Focus RS was listed at $35,730 on Ford's website. While the information wasn't up long, it was long enough for the crew over at Focus RS Forums to snag screen shots.

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Cool tech alert! 2016 BMW 7 Series debuts with gesture control - Published: July 29, 2015

In addition to changing the volume, you can accept or decline phone calls, mute the audio or take a 360-degree-look at the exterior of the vehicle on the info screen – all with a series of swipes, loops and pinches.

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Why do fuel-cell vehicles make electric-car advocates so crazy? - Published: July 29, 2015

Many electric-car advocates disdain hydrogen-powered vehicles and are increasingly saying so as the first such fuel-cell cars from major manufacturers start to hit the roads.

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Vroom.com asks: Would you buy a used car if you knew you could return it? - Published: July 29, 2015

Vroom.com claims to offer an alternative: an online space to sell and buy used cars with built-in guarantees for buyers and sellers.

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2016 Lexus CT 200h debuts with minor changes - Published: July 29, 2015

The 2016 Lexus CT 200h hybrid rolls into the new model year with some changes but no major updates.

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Recalls recap: Manufacturers on this week’s list include Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram - Published: July 28, 2015

In case you missed it: Vehicle recalls that came across our desk this week.

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Volkswagen sold more vehicles than Toyota in first half - Published: July 28, 2015

Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corp. said Tuesday it sold 5.02 million vehicles in the first six months of this year, down 1.5 percent from the same period the previous year, as sales struggled especially in the languishing Japanese market.

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Fiat Chrysler CTO: Fuel cells are the future, batteries are not - Published: July 28, 2015

Hydrogen fuel cells are a better choice for future powertrains than batteries, FCA Chief Technology Officer Harald Wester said in a recent interview with Motor Trend.

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Updated A3 expected to receive Audi virtual cockpit - Published: July 28, 2015

In the Virtual Cockpit, the main instrument cluster has been replaced with a single, customizable screen, while at the same time lesser-used functions are consolidated to touch-screens on the center stack, controller clicks or voice commands.

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