Google makes self-driving car prototype with no steering wheel

Google makes self-driving car prototype with no steering wheel

Posted: May 29, 2014

Google has a produced a bespoke prototype electric two-seat vehicle for its Self-Driving Car Project with no manual controls.

Volkswagen Golf GTE: 150kW plug-in hybrid with 940km range, 1.5L/100km

Volkswagen Golf GTE: 150kW plug-in hybrid with 940km range, 1.5L/100km

Posted: Feb 22, 2014

Alongside the petrol GTI and diesel GTD, the new plug-in hybrid GTE rounds out the Mark VII Volkswagen Golf’s GT range.

Audi Allroad Shooting Brake concept is a 300kW, 1.9L/100km hybrid

Audi Allroad Shooting Brake concept is a 300kW, 1.9L/100km hybrid

Posted: Jan 14, 2014

The Audi Allroad Shooting Brake (a preview of the next TT) features a hybrid drivetrain with 2L turbo and two electric motors, and a rear-wheel drive mode.

Toyota fuel cell car to go on sale in US from 2015 with 480km range, 100kW

Toyota fuel cell car to go on sale in US from 2015 with 480km range, 100kW

Posted: Jan 8, 2014

Toyota has brought its FCV Concept at the 2014 CES Show in Vegas with the news that it will begin selling a fuel cell vehicle in the US from 2015.

Nissan NV200 London Taxi has retro face; debuts late 2014, EV in 2015

Nissan NV200 London Taxi has retro face; debuts late 2014, EV in 2015

Posted: Jan 7, 2014

Nissan hopes to snare a share of the London taxi market with this specially redesigned NV200 van, which comes complete with a retro TX4-style face.

Honda MC-β: a tiny 2-seat EV in the mould of Renault’s Twizy

Honda MC-β: a tiny 2-seat EV in the mould of Renault’s Twizy

Posted: Nov 19, 2013

Honda has hit the Renault Twizy with the ugly stick to create its own tiny 2-seat urban EV. The MC-β will hit a top speed of 70km/h and recharge in 3 hours.