Volvo surprises with the S90 sedan

(Relaxnews) – Demand for Volvo’s new flagship SUV might be setting records but the XC90 is about to get some serious competition, from another Volvo. The Volvo in question, the all new S90, is the first sedan the company has built on its clever new internal...

What to look forward to at the 2015 LA Auto Show

(Relaxnews) – From supercars to SUVs, in all some 50 new vehicles are scheduled to make an appearance at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show. For some, like the Jaguar F-Pace,  the show will mark a first glimpse on US shores, but for 30 of that number, including the...

Tesla will soon enable an autopilot mode and offer an alternative charging method

  (Relaxnews) – The innovative American car manufacturer Tesla has become the gold standard in the world of electric cars. According to Autoblog, only a select few Model S owners will be able to test the brand’s autopilot function to start. With the help of a camera, radar...

BMW hybrid system balances power with responsibility

(Relaxnews) – At a special event at its company headquarters this week, BMW took the wraps off a new plug-in hybrid system and with it, signalled the direction that Europe’s leading carmakers are going in order to meet increasingly stringent pollution, emissions sand fuel economy...

BMW hybrid system balances power with responsibility

(Relaxnews) – At a special event at its company headquarters this week, BMW took the wraps off a new plug-in hybrid system and with it, signalled the direction that Europe’s leading carmakers are going in order to meet increasingly stringent pollution, emissions sand fuel economy...

Self-driving cars take a small step closer to reality

(Relaxnews) – Audi and GM luxury brand, Cadillac, have both set their sights on bringing autonomous driving features to their cars in 2016. Audi has been wowing the crowds at technology events and auto shows for the past two years with demonstrations of the autonomous driving...

Tesla chief says self-driving cars just around corner

(TOKYO-AFP) – US electric car maker Tesla is developing technology that could see vehicles run on “full auto pilot” in as little as five or six years, according to its chief executive Elon Musk. The colorful entrepreneur said his firm was stepping on the accelerator in the race...

Baidu is building its own self-driving car

(Relaxnews) – Proving that Google does not have a monopoly on the future of personal mobility, the Chinese search engine could overtake its US counterpart with its own take on the autonomous car. Speaking with The Next Web, the head of the company’s Institute of Deep Learning –...

Audi’s latest superfast wagon pays tribute to original Avant RS

(Relaxnews) – The Audi RS 4 Avant Nogaro selection has been built to pay homage to the Avant RS2, an epic sportscar cunningly disguised as a family station wagon. The RS 4 Avant Nogaro will be making its first appearance at the Geneva Motor Show in March before going into...