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    Report: Audi promises production laser headlights

    Audi is showing off new laser headlight technology this week at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show on its Audi Sport Quattro Laserlight Concept, and most intriguingly, the automaker has plans to use the long-range lighting on production vehicles. Audi CEO Rupert Stadler tells Automotive News that ...

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    Video: The good, the bad, the ugly of changing headlight bulbs

    As cars becomes more sophisticated, it seems like they are increasingly becoming more complicated. Remember the days when you could just go to your local auto parts store to pick up a new headlight bulb and then replace the burned-out bulb in about a minute in the parking lot? Well, that may ...

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    Followup: NHTSA upgrades Corvette headlight investigation

    It's looking more and more likely that we'll be seeing a recall of certain sixth-generation Corvettes, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has upgraded its initial investigation to an engineering analysis, the final stage before the Feds can request a full-on recall. The ...

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    Recalls: Toyota recalling FJ Cruiser due to excessively bright headlights

    Now, hold on. This recall isn't quite as serious as it sounds. Yes, Toyota is recalling 11,489 FJ Cruiser models from the 2007 to 2013 model years, and yes, it's because the vehicles, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration states, "fail to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety ...

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    Report: Intel developing headlights that make rain invisible [w/video]

    When computer hardware companies start getting involved with the development of automotive technologies, you can be sure some futuristic stuff is about to go down. How does invisible rain sound to you? Intel, along with Carnegie Mellon University, has come up with an idea for a new headlight ...

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    Video: Carnegie Mellon scientists invent headlights that make rain, snow "disappear"

    The problem with driving in the rain at night is not that headlights aren't bright enough. They're actually too bright, the reflections off the raindrops momentarily blinding the driver. Some folks smarter than us at Carnegie Mellon have figured out a way to minimize the reflection effect using ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: Let there be light!

    1906 Pungs Finch Limited - click above for a high res image gallery
    Clearly, if a car embodies human traits, its headlamps are the eyes. Over the past century every aspect of automotive design has changed and evolved, but in an odd way, lighting has come full circle. Before standarization took ...

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    Audi R8 V10 will be all LED, all the time

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Audi R8 V10
    The Audi R8 claimed a number of world firsts – that is, walking away with magazine awards and journalists' hearts the world over. The Audi R8 V10 is about to claim a world first in technology: it will be the first car to offer high and ...

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    Let there be light - Visualeyes Rayzer rethinks auxiliary lamps

    Vehicular lighting is a crapshoot. Some vehicles offer a great swath of even coverage from their headlamps, while others make you feel like you're squinting through welding goggles at night. I went through the trouble to retrofit one of my cars with Cibié lamps running overwattage H4 bulbs. ...

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    Smart lights are coming

    When compared to some of the other developments in automotive technology, many believe that advances in lighting haven't kept up. "Smart" lights seek to fill that void.The technology, currently under development by Hella, employs the use of a sensor and a camera to detect vehicles in the distance. ...

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    Pacifica gets fresh face for 2007

    Looks like the 2007 Chrysler Pacifica will also be sporting the company's corporate headlights for model year 2007. This pair of eyes will appear on the next Chrysler Sebring sedan and convertible if recent spy shots are to be believed. is reporting the Pacifica will also get some new ...


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