Musk: Tesla will have fully-autonomous technology this year | CarAdvice

Elon Musk says the company is edging closer to fully-autonomous technology, and is confident current Tesla models have enough hardware. Tesla could be the first company to develop fully-autonomous cars. Speaking remotely at the 2020 World Artificial Intelligence Conference in China on Thursday, Tesla founder Elon Musk says the company Continue Reading

2021 Lexus LS facelift announced with semi-autonomous technology | CarAdvice

Lexus has released details of the mid-generation update of the LS, bringing a fresh look, new driving tech, and a signature Japanese luxury interior. The 2021 Lexus LS update has been announced, bringing semi-autonomous driving tech to the brand’s flagship luxury sedan. Lexus has given the big LS a more Continue Reading

Kia shows off clutch-by-wire technology for mild-hybrid cars | CarAdvice

The tech allows the use of cutting-edge fuel-savers with a conventional manual transmissions. Kia has revealed details of its new clutch-by-wire technology that allows use of a conventional manual transmission with mild-hybrid and start-stop systems. Modifying the traditional hydraulic system used to actuate clutches in manual cars – which is Continue Reading

Mercedes-AMG’s Formula 1 e-Turbo technology to be used in road cars | CarAdvice

The German performance brand’s expertise in motorsport is trickling down to its passenger vehicles. German performance car maker Mercedes-AMG has revealed new e-Turbo technology that was first developed for F1 race cars will soon be used in their road-going models. The e-Turbo combines elements of electric turbocharging – like what Continue Reading

Australian company launches ‘world-first’ electric car charging technology | CarAdvice

The ‘plug and charge’ capability could be a game changer – if the rest of the electric car industry can catch up. A Brisbane-based company has become the first charging provider to develop technology that will allow electric car owners to access all public charging stations from any brand or Continue Reading