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Ford's new Sync 3 infotainment system launches for the 2016 model year. Today, the company announced that the first vehicles to get this tech will be the 2016 Escape and Fiesta.

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Linde Builds Hydrogen Fueling Station In Innsbruck, Austria

Mercedes-Benz will sell stationary batteries to compete with Tesla Powerwall. The E-Mazing Race is based on EV charging. Linde's new Innsbruck station means you can now cross the Alps using hydrogen.

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Apple has patented a system to select a navigation route based on the cellular network signal strength along the way.

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Gothenburg extends its long-running Volvo On Call system to Apple Watch and Android Wear smartwatches, giving drivers control of car functions straight from the wrist.

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Hyundai Lends Us A Sonata, A Phone, And A Watch In Order To See What's What

We spend a week with Android Auto in the 2015 Hyundai Sonata. Our verdict? It fulfills the promise of the technology. Here's how.

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Move Follows Patent Offers From Tesla, Toyota

Ford will sell its electric vehicle and hybrid technology patents to anyone who's interested.

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Driver Thought Car Had Pedestrian-Detection System; It Didn't

A Volvo salesperson recently attempted to demonstrate the XC60 City Safety system to a group of prospective car buyers. What the dealer didn't understand was the safety system, which helps avoid or mitigate collisions, doesn't detect pedestrians.

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Should Car2go Watch Out?

Ford is launching its own carsharing service in London called GoDrive to test out new ideas in the industry. It mixes a fleet of Ford Focus Electric and Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost vehicles, and the service allows people to take one-day drives with guaranteed parking at the end.

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Mujeeb Ijaz, at the center of a poaching lawsuit brought against Apple, was making $294,000 per month when he worked at A123 Systems and was poached by Apple.

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A British research firm examines the coming data problems resulting from traffic jams. In 10 years, data surges at specific sites could interfere with connected cars and devices.

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VW powertrain chief confirms that the upcoming facelifed Golf will incorporate the gesture-control and smartphone integration features from the Golf R Touch concept showcased at CES.

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Hyundai is the first automaker to launch the Android Auto operating system on a production vehicle. The software is available on the 2015 Sonata and mirrors a smartphone's interface on the sedan's infotainment screen.

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We Check In With CEO Mark Fields At Ford's Silicon Valley Lab

Translogic heads to Ford's Research and Innovation Center in Silicon Valley for a peek behind the scenes at the latest tech being produced by the traditionally Michigan-based automaker.

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Audi's Rupert Stadler talked about the company's future products in a recent speech, including the Q8, Q1, and a new electric model.

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China Cuts Taxes On EVs

China eliminates taxes for commercial EVs. EV owners feel unfairly targeted by Georgia road use fee, and threaten to sue. Sources say Tesla will allow hacking of a Model S at Def Con in August.

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Ford has released the details on its new Pro Trailer Backup Assist, an innovative system coming to the 2016 F-150. We take it for a spin.

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German State To Test 'Eco Lanes'

EVs will quadruple in number between 2014 and 2020. A German state will test "eco lanes" on its highways. Bosch fits a Tesla Model S with an autonomous driving kit in a new video.

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FCA boss Sergio Marchionne says that the Jeep Renegade has a software issue that affects its powertrain, and the compact crossovers are being held from dealers until the problem is fixed.

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Copyright Office Floats Possibility Of Compromise In Hearings

By allowing vehicle security researchers to hack cars and publish details of their exploits, federal officials said they feared they could encourage people with malicious intent to infiltrate vehicles.

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It's One Way To Make The Driver Engage

To make its auto-passing system work with insurance liability in the real world, Tesla might force drivers to switch on their turn signal to activate the autonomous tech.

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A recent article argues six reasons why ridesharing services like Uber need to change to avoid being a damaging force in the future of transportation.

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