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Ford working on brain research to tell when drivers are switching off at the wheel

By Staff Writer 28 October 2021

Ford is working on new brain research that could ultimately lead to a faster and more accurate way to detect when the driver is starting to switch off behind the wheel. FULL STORY >

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Tesla stops production of Model 3 once again

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 17 April 2018

The electric carmaker has put a temporary stop to production of the Model 3 as it deals with issues at its Fremont factory. FULL STORY >

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Elon Musk plans to build a retro-style drive-in restaurant in Los Angeles

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 8 January 2018

Get ready for cheeseburgers, milkshakes and car charging. FULL STORY >

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Tesla's Roadster will have an even faster special option package

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 20 November 2017

Tesla's rapid new Roadster could be even faster than its current 1.9 second 0-100 km/h time, with Elon Musk confirming that a "special option package" is on the way. FULL STORY >

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Tesla and AMD working together on chip for self-driving cars

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 21 September 2017

Following the news of Waymo and Intel's announcement, Tesla and AMD have confirmed a partnership to create a chip designed for use in self-driving cars. FULL STORY >

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Tesla scheduled to reveal all-electric truck on 26 October

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 14 September 2017

Elon Musk's all-electric self-driving trucks are tentatively slated for reveal on 26 October, a month later than initially stated. FULL STORY >

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Mercedes-Benz will be a part of Formula E in 2019

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 25 July 2017

The German carmaker will be pulling out of the DTM and focusing on Formula E. FULL STORY >

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Elon Musk releases first image of production-level Model 3

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 10 July 2017

With the first batch arriving at the end of the month, Elon Musk shares the first picture of Tesla's production-level Model 3. FULL STORY >

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Tesla on schedule to deliver first 30 Model 3s on 28 July

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 3 July 2017

Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, confirms first batch of Model 3s will arrive at the end of the month, with 20 000 expected by the year's end. FULL STORY >

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Tesla demos how its new self-driving system works

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 21 November 2016

After integrating new equipment on its self-driving electric cars, Tesla showcases how the new system works in a demo video. FULL STORY >

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Mastercard joins Onstar Go for Auto Industry’s first cognitive mobility platform delivered by IBM and GM

By Press Release 27 October 2016

Mastercard is partnering with General Motors (GM) and IBM to offer services that will allow customers to pay for their goods from the comforts of their cars, without opening your wallet. FULL STORY >

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German government says Tesla should stop referring to Autopilot

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 17 October 2016

The country's government is concerned the word autopilot might make drivers think they no longer need to pay attention to the road. FULL STORY >

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Forza Horizon 3 goes Gold ahead of release and adds Halo Warthog in the process

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 31 August 2016

Arriving on 27 September for Xbox One and Windows 10 PC, Forza Horizon 3 has already achieved Gold status. To mark the milestone, the Halo Warthog has joined the roster. FULL STORY >

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Tesla's new Model S P100D reportedly 'quickest production car in the world'

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 24 August 2016

When in Ludicrous Mode, it can reach 60 mph from standstill in 2.5 seconds. FULL STORY >

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Elon Musk confirms Tesla working on minibus and long haul truck for 2017

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 4 August 2016

Expanding its lineup from saloons and SUVs, Tesla Motors has plans to roll out a minibus and long haul truck in 2017. FULL STORY >

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