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VW I.D. arrives in 2020, will go full autonomous in 2025

The first MEB vehicle emphasizes Open Space interior, EV looks.

This is what happens when an automaker puts all of its future ideas into one concept.

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Las Vegas installs cool solar-kinetic street lights

They also monitor traffic, measure air quality and provide free wifi.

EnGoPlanet is providing Sin City with LED street lights powered by the sun and pedestrians' footsteps.

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Volvo promotes bicycle safety with vehicle-to-cyclist technology

Volvo will demonstrate a new safety innovation at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas next month that enables vehicle-to-cyclist communication to warn both a driver and a bicycle rider about an impending collision. It was developed in partnership with POC, a maker of safety gear for gravity sports athletes, and Ericsson, and works through a smartphone app and the Volvo cloud.

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Volvo launches next-gen Sensus Connect infotainment system [w/videos]

To borrow a line from another automaker, the Volvo S60 has the power to surprise – it's likely not top of mind for most entry-level luxury sedan buyers, but it's good enough that it probably should be. There's long been one pretty serious chink in its armor, though, and that goes for the company's entire model line: infotainment. The Swedish marque's offerings just haven't been that feature-rich, but Chris Paukert

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Honda says new driving-monitoring system cuts traffic jams, boosts fuel economy

Many of us have seen the bumper sticker featuring a gun-toting Yosemite Sam and the words "Back Off." Turns out Honda wants to make them obsolete.

World Report 9/2: Ford's Evos Concept Speaks To The Cloud And More

Welcome to TRANSLOGIC World Report: Your weekly roundup of transportation tech news from around the web.

Nissan Leaf gets cloud-connected by Hitachi, Airbiquity at CES

2011 Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery