Category: Automotive Technology and Gadgets

Serious injuries at Tesla plant double industry average: report

Joseph Szczesny afp.com Detroit (AFP) – The rate of serious injuries at a Tesla factory in California is double the industry average, a worker advocacy group said Wednesday in a report calling for better workplace protections. The study by Worksafe, a California nonprofit group, used Tesla’s own internal data to show injury rates at the…

Top 10 Advanced Car Technologies by 2020

Karl Brauer forbes.com Executive Publisher at Autotrader and Kelly Blue Book Attending CES and the Detroit auto show over the past two weeks has my brain awash in future technology. Mercedes-Benz showed off its fully autonomous F015 Luxury in Motion concept car in Las Vegas, while Buick, Chevrolet , Hyundai, Infiniti and Volkswagen all had…

The Tin Foil Hatters Were Right Again: ‘CIA Admits to Hacking Cars and Trucks for Undetectable Assassinations’

Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com With the advent of computerized cars came warnings that hackers could remotely compromise vehicle controls systems and gain access to core driving features like brakes and steering. Several incidents over the last couple of years suggest that such nefarious activity has already taken place, with many citing the death of journalist Michael Hastings, and more…

Smart licence to track bad drivers and improve safety

JULIUS OTIENO the-star.co.ke Drivers who frequently commit traffic offences are more likely to be punished, pay high premiums and lose their licences under a new smart card system. National Transport and Safety Authority director general Francis Mejja yesterday said the government has rolled out smart driving licences to profile rogue motorists and improve road safety.…

New app to deter Worcestershire drivers from making bad decisions

kidderminstershuttle.co.uk POLICE have launched a new virtual reality app to show young drivers the outcome of making bad decisions behind the wheel. The Safer Roads Partnership in Warwickshire and West Mercia has launched ‘DriveVR’ – an innovative app which provides real-life driving experiences. The technology allows young people to see the outcomes of bad driving…

What Is The Best Radar Detector On The Market 2017?

William Johnson ratedradardetector.org What is the best radar detector for 2017 ? There are so many radar detectors in the market, they all have many different features and the best radar detector on the market for me is not necessarily the best one for you. Do you want to know what is the best radar…

U.S. Ends Probe of Tesla Fatal Crash Without Seeking Recall

toptechnews.com Tesla Motors Inc. won’t face a recall or fine as a result of a fatal crash involving its Autopilot system, but U.S. safety regulators are warning auto manufacturers and drivers not to treat semiautonomous cars as if they were fully self-driving. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday it found that the system…