Audi announced plans for its Cars of the Future at the GPU Technology Conference 2013. The idea - to predict where traffic will be so drivers can avoid it. The function is named Predictive Traffic and it would mine traffic records and current reports including social media to predict a driver's mos...
For Petronas' collaboration with Mercedes-AMG, the oil and gas company released their latest commercial featuring a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-powered AMG fueled by Petronas Syntium 7000.
Titled 'The Ride', the ad shows a janitor at a Mercedes AMG-Petronas lab who has his eyes on a sleek new AMG machine and the lubricant powering it. To satiate his curiosity, he sneaks the car out for a ride and is blown away by the incredible power and performance. At the end, he returns to the lab, shaken.
Michael Schumacher sure knows how to really say goodbye to F1 this time. The seven time champion drove a 2011 Mercedes Formula 1 car on the Nürburgring and his laps were marked for the first time a Formula 1 car was driven on it since 1954.
Holger Schubert first rose to fame with its award winning office / garage. Now, he's on to something else - designing his house around his car.
The half garage, half work space with an office, couch, bookshelf and television is already fantastic. He built a ramp to raise the Ferrari to roll backward out of the garage before starting up on a bridge that sits 16 feet above the ground. Check it out in the video below:
According to the American Heart Association's journal on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, they've concluded that high levels of vehicle emissions can cause high cholesterol in mice, indicating that air pollution is a contributing factor in high cholesterol and vascular disease.
Royal College of ARt students Ewan Gallimore and Claire Miller came up with these concepts for a Jaguar competition at the Clerkenwell Design Week.
According to Ewan and Claire,
“Jaguar has a long history of ground-breaking design so we knew we needed to create something truly special to catch the eye of Jaguar Advanced Design Director, Julian Thomson. We began the project by looking at light, specifically the way the light falls within the space at Clerkenwell. We thought about how our form could accentuate this light and convey volume through its use of materials and our knowledge of how these materials react with one another."
What is this mystery car spotted at Mulholland Drive? Turns out, it could be in fact a Subaru WRX prototype. Whether it's the lame-looking production version of the eye-catching WRX Concept, the WRX/STi version of the current Impreza sedan or a deceptive test mule, remains to be answered.