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DC Down Under: We’re Driving a Kia EV6 1,700 Miles Across the Australian Outback To Test Public Charging
This is the first piece in our DC Down Under series, which will test the capabilities of public EV charging in one of the most desolate places on Earth.
Some BMW iX, i4 Owners Ordered To Stop Driving Due to Battery Fire Risk
BMW says it’ll replace batteries in 83 affected cars after it discovered a short circuit that could potentially start a fire.
Freight Trains With Carbon Capture Cars? Researchers Say It Could Work
Specially adapted cars could be roaming carbon cleaning machines, researchers say.
Here’s How to Get Started 3D Printing Your Own Car Accessories
Did our great 3D print-off inspire you to start 3D printing things for your own car? We’ve put together a beginner’s guide.
Ford Developed A Robot EV Charger To Help Disabled Drivers
Inaccessible chargers are problematic for people who may use wheelchairs or have limited mobility.
Here’s Your Favorite 3D-Printed Ford Maverick Accessory We Made—And the Files to Try It Yourself
We spent the last three weeks prototyping 3D-printed accessories for the Maverick, and one came out on top. Now it’s your turn.
Panasonic Wants To Make Tesla Batteries More Efficient By 2030
It’s all about the aromatic hydrocarbons, folks
It’s Time to Vote on The Drive’s Best Ford Maverick 3D-Printed Accessory
Your choices are either a heated/cooled cupholder or a combination dash cubby slot with a MagSafe phone charger.
I Tried the Honda Key Fob Hack on My Own Car. It Totally Worked
We demonstrate the vulnerability by unlocking and starting our own car wirelessly.
I 3D-Printed a Heated and Cooled Cupholder for the Base Ford Maverick
And yes, it fits a Nalgene.
Toyota Has Twice As Many Solid-State Battery Patents As Anyone Else
With 1,331 solid state battery patents, Toyota means business about the future.
A Swarm of Self-Driving Cruise Taxis Blocked San Francisco Traffic for Hours
More than a half-dozen Cruise-branded Chevy Bolts were reportedly stuck blocking lanes for hours.
Our First 3D-Printed Ford Maverick Accessories Are Taking Shape
We’ve got an under-seat cooler, a solar-powered heat extractor, and progress on a gyroscopic water bowl.
Next-Gen BMW 5 Series to Get Level 3 Autonomous Driving in Europe: Report
Level 3 autonomous driving is defined by the SAE as driving without input from a human driver—hands off, eyes off—in limited conditions.
We’re Building Crazy 3D-Printed Ford Maverick Accessories, and We Want Your Ideas
There are plenty of cool Maverick FITS accessories out there already, but we think we can turn up the heat.
Old Toyota Prius Batteries May Live Again in New Electric Cars
By the end of the decade, the company aims to recycle enough batteries to supply a tenth of the world’s EVs.
Greenwashed: Electric Pickup Trucks Are Dirtier Than You Think
Building an electric truck makes far more emissions than a gas one. So where’s the break-even point when they both hit the road? We decided to find out.
This Fiat 500 EV Prototype Can Drive Without Using Its Battery
Stellantis’ new wireless charging tech can power an EV without using its battery.
Tesla Nearing Recall for Autopilot as Feds Escalate Investigation
The NHTSA is taking a closer look at Tesla’s ADAS tech after more than a dozen crashes with emergency vehicles.
Your Car Is Tracking You Just as Much as Your Smartphone Is—and Your Data Is at Risk
As the U.S. enters a new era of lawmaking, connected cars could become the new front of legal battles.
Hyundai Cargo Ship in the Pacific Just Made the First Autonomous Long Haul
The first ocean crossing by an automated cargo ship took place under the watchful eyes of Korean and U.S. regulators.
Apple CarPlay’s New Update Takes Over Gauge Cluster, HVAC Controls [Updated]
Apple CarPlay will be updated later this year to include multiple screens and more information.
How Autonomous Cars Are Learning To Drive Off-Road
Hooning it, for science.
Stellantis and Samsung Team Up to Build Battery Plant in Indiana
The plant is a key part of Stellantis’ plans to sell 5 million EVs a year by 2030.
Lucid Turns to Saudi Arabia for Future EV Factory
The electric automaker’s first plant outside of the U.S. is set to produce 155,000 vehicles annually.