TrueCar issued a news release in response to the recent lawsuit filed on behalf of the California New Car Dealers Association The lawsuit seeks a declaration from the court as to whether TrueCar qualifies as a
AT&T is promoting stopping smartphone use while driving by sponsoring a virtual reality campaign to show how dangerous it is. New AT&T research shows that drivers are engaging in more forms of smartphone/iPhone use and
Car buyers want collision protection and are willing to pay for it. The J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Tech Choice Study, showed that consumers want collision protection and enhanced safety more than navigation or energy efficiency.
For National Bike to Work Week, the League of American Bicyclists released its 2015 Bicycle Friendly State ranking. May is National Bike Month. Eighteen states spent at least 2% of their federal funds on bicycling and
Edmunds.com updated its mobile app with direct text messaging to car dealers. The new texting feature was developed for the 34% of car shoppers who told Edmunds.com that they would prefer text messaging with dealers
The SolaRoad bike path is a big success not only with bike-riders but with energy users. The bike road embedded with solar panels generated over 3,000 kWh in a half of a year which is
Mobileye, the supplier of camera ADAS systems for self driving and safety systems reported it has two contracts for EyeQ4 chips to be standard equipment by the end of the decade. Currently, Mobileye technology is
INRIX announced a new analytics platform to help users understand data from the connected car for urban planning, retail site selection and advertising measurement. INRIX systems are built into cars such as BMW and Volkswagen.
Bosch developed a stereo video camera that can be used for emergency braking systems based solely on camera data. Normally, most auto braking systems require radar or radar with a camera. Needing only the stereo
A Boston Consulting Group study shows that Americans are enthusiastic about autonomous vehicles, auto piloted and self-driving cars with many willing to pay $4,000 to $5,000 more for a car with autonomous features. There are
The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LA Metro) received their first five battery electric transit buses from BYD. Los Angeles Metros now the first major transit property in the US to begin electrifying their fleet
There are only two days left to National Distracted Driving Awareness Month by The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Several states had police officers on the roads ticketing distracted drivers. AutoMD.com offers these Top Ten