416 Blog Posts From the Auto Industry Tag


Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for January 3, 2018

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for January 3, 2018

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –Court dismisses Privacy Case against Connected Car Makers— –Riders in Waymo’s driverless cars will now be insured— –BMW surpasses 100,000 mark in 2017 EV sales– Click on the colored title to see the full story […]

In the Rearview: Ferrari 365 GTB4/Daytona (1968-1973)

In the Rearview: Ferrari 365 GTB4/Daytona (1968-1973)

By Eric Peters, excerpted from his forthcoming book, Doomed. The last of a thing is often a cause for nostalgia, even regret. The new thing may be objectively superior and hard to fault by the numbers. But something’s been lost, just the same. And the thing will never be the same again. Art deco-era steam […]

What is a “classic” car?

What is a “classic” car?

The term ‘classic car’ is one that is open to a great deal of speculation and there are no hard and fast rules as to whether a certain car is a classic or not. Some countries have Classic car clubs that have registered lists that are considered to be acceptable, but these lists will vary […]

Bob Lutz is Senile . . . hopefully

Bob Lutz is Senile . . . hopefully

The only rational explanation for Bob Lutz’ recent column predicting the imminent doom of autonomous cars — and of autonomous driving — is senile dementia. Or something much worse. Lutz writes that within 20 years, at the most, every autonomous car will be scrapped or taken off the road — and that everyone will be […]

LIDAR—Expensive but Necessary for a Driverless Car, Part 2

LIDAR—Expensive but Necessary for a Driverless Car, Part 2

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: Check out Part 1 in this exclusive Car of the Future blog series LIDAR—Expensive but Necessary for a Driverless Car. Last year, the first recorded traffic fatality occurred with a Tesla. Using auto pilot, the driver trusted his car which was his mistake but the car’s mistake […]