Automotive

Lexus LS 500 flagship sedan receives 2017 EyesOn Design Award

Lexus LS 500 flagship sedan receives 2017 EyesOn Design Award

With its radical new design, coupe-like silhouette and interior inspired by traditional Japanese aesthetics, the all-new 2018 Lexus LS 500 was named 2017 EyesOn...
New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third

New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third

Engineers at the University of California, Riverside have taken inspiration from biological evolution and the energy savings garnered by birds flying in formation to...
Toyota will exhibit more than 45 vehicles at the 2017 North American International Auto Show

Toyota will exhibit more than 45 vehicles at the 2017 North American International Auto...

The Toyota exhibit at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), from January 8-22 in Detroit will feature more than 45 cars, trucks...
Toyota Concept-i makes the future of mobility human

Toyota Concept-i makes the future of mobility human

Imagine if the vehicles of the future were friendly, and focused on you. That’s the vision behind Toyota’s Concept-i. Announced at the 2017 Consumer Electronics...
Lexus will debut new exhibit design at 2017 North American International Auto Show

Lexus will debut new exhibit design at 2017 North American International Auto Show

Lexus will debut a new auto show exhibit in Detroit’s Cobo Center at the 2017 North American International Auto Show, which takes place January...
Airbags and seat belts may help reduce the risk of facial fractures

Airbags and seat belts may help reduce the risk of facial fractures

Nearly 11% of patients examined at trauma centers following motor vehicle collisions had at least one facial fracture, and airbags and seat belts were...
Mercedes-Benz introduces the new E-Class Coupe: Stylish and sporty

Mercedes-Benz introduces the new E-Class Coupe: Stylish and sporty

Following the introduction of the world's most intelligent sedan and wagon, the E-Class family now welcomes another new member: the E-Class Coupe. "With its clear,...

New strategy, new culture: Mercedes-Benz Vans at CES in Las Vegas for the first...

Mercedes-Benz Vans exhibits for the first time at this year's CES in Las Vegas. The presence at the Consumer Electronics Show underpins Mercedes-Benz Vans' transformation...
What drives decisions by autonomous vehicles in dire situations

What drives decisions by autonomous vehicles in dire situations?

Despite dramatic reductions in accident-related fatalities, injuries and damages, as well as significant improvements in transportation efficiency and safety, consumers aren't as excited about...
Autonomous trucks that drive in packs could save time and fuel, says MIT study

Autonomous trucks that drive in packs could save time and fuel, says MIT study

As driverless cars merge into our transportation system in the coming years, some researchers believe autonomous vehicles may save fuel by trailing each other...