VW Golf's new Road Sign Recognition system shows how fast you should be driving and it adapts and adjusts according to road conditions. The system will use a camera mounted behind the rear view mirror and scans the road ahead to let you know how fast you should be driving by detecting and recogni...
MT has uploaded their test of the Jaguar F-Type, where more details are revealed. The test was shot in Pamplona, Spain and it featurs MT's Testing Director, Kim Reynolds, driving the F-Type in all of its three engine variants.
Chris Harris pits an Audi R8 V10 Plus against a Porsche 997 Turbo S and a Nissan GT-R. He admits that bringing any GT-R wouldn't do the competition justice so he brought a Litchfield tuned car which has a reported 750hp, revised chassis and ceramic brakes.
Gabor Farkas has a sporty looking Mitsubishi CS concept and we like it. His revised version is called the CS-21 and is loosly inspired by the Colt / Mirage of the early 1990s. Here's the explanation:
"Two years ago, I tried to design the present days' Mitsubishi Colt/Mirage CA successor. That car was designed according to Mitsubishi's jet-fighter design language. Now that the jet-fighter has fallen into oblivion, it was time for a change. The car I am sending you is wearing even more styling elements of the original CA.
Volkswagen's advertising ideas are really one for the books. It's latest idea from AlmapBBDO uses YouTube to grab your attention.
To promote its side assist feature, which warns you about any incoming danger before you might actually see it, it created a YouTube video which prompts you to place your mouse pointer on the ticker bar. The idea is to see the preview of the video which alerts you on what's going to happen later. And that's what side assist does.
Peugeot's T16's 0-100km/h sprint is in 1.8 seconds, which gives it enough power to climb the annual Pikes Peak event. The 3.2 liter bi-turbo V6 engine puts out a maximum 875hp and sends power to all four wheels through a six speed sequential gearbox.
Audi wants you to know that the R8 was put together by a human instead of a machine. It's using this fact to boost the appeal of their supercar. The automaker released a video which quickly details the assembly process of each R8 that leaves their factory.
The Consumer Reports team got their hands on an all electric Tesla Model S to test, and they were struggling to say anything bad about it. The full report will be posted at a later date but here's some early findings.