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No traffic jams, no collisions, no driver fatigue! Wait a minute: that was a prediction from 1956, where “electronic devices” embedded in the road would control traffic. And cars would be powered by electricity, look like Cadillacs or Imperials, and have bubble roofs.

Autonomous Cars of the Future

No traffic jams, no collisions, no driver fatigue! Wait a minute: that was a prediction from 1956, where “electronic devices” embedded in the road would control traffic. And cars would be powered by electricity, look like Cadillacs or Imperials, and have bubble roofs. Tags: apple, audi, autonomous, cadillac, driverless, Ford, google, mercedes-benz, nhtsa, nissan, rinspeed,…

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Auto shows offer a mix of outlandish concepts and upcoming production vehicles; this year's New York International Auto Show is no different. Here are our must-see reveals from  Day 1.

2015 New York International Auto Show: Day 1 Highlights

Auto shows offer a mix of outlandish concepts and upcoming production vehicles; this year’s New York International Auto Show is no different. Here are our must-see reveals from Day 1. Tags: 2015, 2016, 2017, amg, cadillac, chevrolet, concept, Ford, honda, hyundai, infiniti, jaguar, kia, land rover, lexus, lincoln, mazda, mclaren, mercedes-benz, new york international auto…

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The wonderful world of concept cars is filled with fanciful, cutting edge and forward-thinking designs, and these are the concepts that prefaced leaps in automotive design and technology, and some that are just plain cool.

25 Greatest Concept Cars of All Time

The wonderful world of concept cars is filled with fanciful, cutting edge and forward-thinking designs, and these are the concepts that prefaced leaps in automotive design and technology, and some that are just plain cool. Tags: alfa romeo, bmw, buick, cadillac, chevrolet, concept, concept vehicles, Dodge, ferrari, Ford, general motors, GM, hybrid, jeep, Lamborghini, lancia,…

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Today, a few machines go above and beyond to deliver a driving atmosphere that does just that: whether it’s by way of ultra-modern design, futuristic features or advanced interfaces. Here’s a closer look at some of our favourite rides with cabins that were once the stuff of science fiction. They might not be quite as slick as this 2006 Saab Aero X concept, but let’s see how close we’re getting.

The Best Futuristic Automotive Interiors

Owning an actual spaceship is a ridiculous idea. Largely, that’s because spaceships are difficult to park, conspicuous, and prohibitively pricey to fuel and insure. Plus, full-throttle operation vaporizes anything within a half-mile radius, and all of your fellow motorists will know you’re a great big geek. Tags: audi, bmw, cadillac, chrysler, design, kia, lincoln, porsche,…

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The world can be a dangerous, scary place sometimes. It’s gotten to the point where even the high-profile, high-paid and high-power elite among us can’t safely drive down the street anymore. Luckily for them, the automotive world has a solution.  Be they factory-direct passenger cars, highly modified aftermarket fit outs, or ground-up, all-out assault vehicles, these are some of the biggest, baddest and best of the world’s armoured vehicles.

Armoured Cars of the World

The world can be a dangerous, scary place sometimes. It’s gotten to the point where even the high-profile, high-paid and high-power elite among us can’t safely drive down the street anymore. Luckily for them, the automotive world has a solution. Be they factory-direct passenger cars, highly modified aftermarket fit outs, or ground-up, all-out assault vehicles,…

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The engine under the hood is the same 5.0L found in the RC F and does arrive with a horsepower advantage over its Bavarian counterpart, yet it is down significantly when it comes to torque (the BMW M5 cranks out 479 lb-ft). Power is sent to the rear wheels by way of an eight-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting capabilities.

2015 North American International Auto Show Highlights: Day 2

Article and photos by Brendan McAleer and Mark Stevenson, additional photos courtesy of the manufacturers We couldn’t pack all the goodness of the North American International Auto Show into just one slideshow. And honestly, we’ve seen more new vehicles than we can shake a stick at, but these are the cream of the crop. These…

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Arguably one of the two most famous cars in TV history, the Batmobile was a modified version of a 1955 one-off concept car called the Lincoln Futura. Given a distinctive glossy paint job with cherry-red stripes – oh, and a rocket thruster on the back – it became a legend in its own time, and its popularity remains undiminished 40 years later. Two years ago it sold at auction for more than $4 million.

Top Picks: Iconic TV Cars

Oddly, when compiling a list of iconic TV cars, you realize that the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s provided numerous choices, but the last few years have been disappointingly barren… that means it’s time for a comeback! Tags: batman, cadillac, cartoon, chevrolet, Dodge, ferrari, Ford, GMC, lincoln, pontiac, slideshow, television, volkswagenShare

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2014 Audi R8 V10

In Photos: Sexy Engines

For many folks, a car’s engine is its most important part. A mechanical masterpiece. A glorious combination of shafts and pistons and rods sloshing about in a bunch of oil and gas to achieve the miracle of combustion-based momentum. The heart of the beast. But let’s face it, some engines are better to look at…

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2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe: 10 things you need to know

If the original ATS sedan broke new ground for Cadillac with a focus on lightweight materials, a nimble feel, and driving exhilaration rather than luxuriant comfort, then the launch of a two-door version is simply a natural progression of the brand’s goals. Four doors good, two doors better – a slight reduction in practicality in…

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